Honda Develops Technology to Reduce Door Weight by 17 Percent

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Honda is again paving the way to create better technology and better cars in the future. Strike that. Honda is paving the way to create better cars starting in March. Honda engineers developed a way to create a steel-aluminum door panel, including how to join the two materials, technology to prevent corrosion, and technology to […]

Solar City & Elon Musk Choose Honda Over Toyota to be Vehicle for Solar Power Discount

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Buy a Honda (or Acura) and get $400 off solar power at your house? Sounds good to us! In a first-of-its-kind incentive, Honda and SolarCity have teamed up to offer residents of 14 states, including Washington State, a $400 break on solar power if you purchase a Honda or Acura. It’s a unique idea and […]

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2013 Honda Fit Wins Two “Best Car for the Money” Awards from U.S. News & World Report

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The Honda Fit is one of Honda’s most popular vehicles, quickly gaining on the likes of the Civic and Accord. With two new awards from U.S. News & World Report, the 2013 Honda Fit will likely continue with its upward trend. U.S. News & World Report awarded the 2013 Honda Fit as “Best Subcompact for […]

2013 Honda Accord Coupe Only Vehicle in its Class to Earn 5-Star Safety Rating

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We have written a lot about the 2013 Honda Accord Sedan and 2013 Honda Accord Coupe because there is a lot to write about. So this blog doesn’t become the “Honda Accord” blog, we try only to write when there’s really something worth writing about. Well, the 2013 Honda Accord Coupe has done it again, […]

2013 Honda Accord Beats Out 2013 Nissan Altima

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Culturemap.com did a great side-by-side comparison of the 2013 Honda Accord and 2013 Nissan Altima. It’s one of the best comparisons I’ve seen because 1) it includes lots of pictures 2) it’s a slide show where the points for and against each are short and sweet. We will skip the tit-for-tat and get you straight […]

Honda Fit EV Available on East Coast

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Until now the Honda Fit EV has frustratingly only been available at select dealerships in California and Oregon. Well, by the end of February, the Honda Fit EV will be hitting the East Coast (which is still frustrating for those us in the state of Washington, but “Yay!” for the East Coast). The Honda Fit […]

Save-a-Thon President’s Day Weekend at Sims Honda, Northwest Honda, and Apple Valley Honda

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Sims Honda, Northwest Honda and Apple Valley Honda dealerships are offering some big savings this President’s Day weekend through Feb. 18! Stop by any of these three outstanding Honda dealerships this weekend to get: 0.9% APR financing on select new Hondas Lease the acclaimed 2013 Honda Accord Sedan CVT LX for just $219/mo Lease the […]

Honda Slow Jams its 2013 President’s Day Commercial

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Usually President’s Day sales commercials are filled with all kinds of red, white and blue patriotism. And while there’s certainly nothing wrong with that, we were thrilled to see Honda’s commercial for its 2013 President’s Day sale. No Americana clichés. No cartoons. This commercial is all about the slow jam. Not just any slow jam; […]

Green Car Journal Names Honda’s ECO Asist as Top 10 Green Technology

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Honda’s “Ecological Drive Assist System,” ECO Assist for short, was named to Green Car Journal’s  list of top 10 green technology’s of 2013. According to this article, “Honda said its ECO Assist technology can help drivers develop driving habits that enhance fuel efficiency by observing the speedometer background’s response to driving practices. Fuel-saving behaviors like […]