Honda Accord Hybrid Set Up to Take Down Competition

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There has been a lot written about the 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid set to land at dealerships like Apple Valley Honda, Sims Honda, and Northwest Honda in October of this year. We LOVE this brief set up of the battle among the hybrids. Basically, the 2014 Honda Accord getting almost 50 miles per gallon will […]

Honda Insight is “Engineering Marvel”

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When you think hybrid vehicle, do you think top speed of 112 mph? What about 0-60 mph in 10.6 seconds? Thanks to the Honda Insight, you can. Generally, we don’t come across too many articles about the less publicized Honda Insight, Honda’s pioneering hybrid vehicle. So we were really impressed by this one that stated […]

Drive a Honda, Use the HOV Lane

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A new report stated that Honda makes the most cars that can legally drive in California’s HOV lanes with only a driver in the vehicle. Why? Because Honda makes the most gosh-darn environmentally friendly vehicles. According to the California Air Resources Board, Honda makes four vehicles that meet its air quality standards to be eligible […]

2013 Honda Civic Keeps Great Gas Mileage

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The 2013 Honda Civic is improved in a couple areas, namely the upgrade of interior materials, but one thing that hasn’t changed from previous models is its industry-leading gas mileage. This article goes into detail, but here’s what you need to know if you care about getting a new car with incredible fuel efficiency: The […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

2013 Honda Accord is Consumer Reports Top Midsize Sedan

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According to this article, the much-respected Consumer Reports selected the 2013 Honda Accord as top of its class “…and rightly so.” The 2013 Honda Accord beat out other favorites in the class like the Hyundai Sonata and Toyota Camry, including the popular Camry V6 because, well, the 2013 Honda Accord’s V6 engine is just better. […]

Forbes.com Declares 2013 Honda Accord Car of the Week

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Forbes.com Declares 2013 Honda Accord Car of the Week We love a good, honest review of the 2013 Honda Accord. It has received bounteous positive reviews from critics and consumers alike, so it was refreshing to hear a more laid back (from possibly someone who is has much a cynic as he is a critic), […]

Honda is the First to Meet California’s Strict Emissions Standards

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Honda again shows that it’s leading the pack of environmentally-friendly vehicles and meeting stringent government rules regarding emissions. The Honda Accord Plug-In was the first vehicle to meet California’s emissions standards, the strictest in the nation. “Once again, Honda is the first to comply with ARB’s most stringent standard,” says Tom Cackette, ARB’s Deputy Executive […]