Refreshed 2016 Honda Accord Sedan and Coupe Earn a 2015 TOP SAFETY PICK+ Rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

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Accord sets benchmark even higher for 2016 with the most comprehensive suite of safety and driver-assistive technologies ever in midsize car class Available Honda Sensing™ suite of technologies combines camera and radar systems to help detect vehicles, pedestrians and roadway markings The 2016 Honda Accord Sedan (automobiles.honda.com/accord-sedan/) and Coupe (automobiles.honda.com/accord-coupe/), named 29 times to Car […]

2016 Honda HR-V Achieves Highest Overall Score for Collision Safety from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

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The stylish and versatile 2016 Honda HR-V (http://automobiles.honda.com/hr-v/), has received a 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score, the top score available in the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) New Car Assessment Program (NCAP). “Using Honda’s packaging magic, powertrain innovation and safety engineering expertise, the HR-V delivers a high level of occupant safety protection along with class-leading […]

Thank You to My Honda Accord

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This has been a stressful week. Saturday evening I got seriously rearended. This wasn’t your typical fender bender. I was stopped and the kid behind me didn’t even try to stop; he bounced off me and hit a 2010 Honda CR-V head-on that was going the opposit direction. He hit that CR-V so hard it […]

All-new 2016 Honda Pilot Earns a 2015 TOP SAFETY PICK+ Rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)

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2016 Pilot offers the most comprehensive set of advanced safety and driver-assistive technologies ever available on a Honda vehicle Available Honda Sensing™ suite of advanced safety and driver-assistive technologies combines camera and radar systems to help detect vehicles, pedestrians and roadway markings Honda’s aims to reduce collisions, injuries and fatalities involving its vehicles, using Honda […]

Entire Acura Sedan Model Line Earns Top NHTSA Safety Ratings as 2016 Acura ILX Sedan Achieves 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score

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Acura continues to advance its leadership in safety performance among luxury brands with the 2016 ILX becoming the latest Acura sedan to earn a 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) New Car Assessment Program (NCAP). The 2016 Acura ILX joins the flagship RLX luxury sedani and the TLX performance-luxury sedan […]

Statement by American Honda Regarding Third Row Seatbelt Inspection Recall: 2016 Honda Pilot

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Only twenty 2016 Pilot vehicles in customer hands require inspection at the time of this announcement Third row seatbelts will be inspected and, if needed, repositioned No related crashes or injuries have been reported Honda will voluntarily recall fewer than 1,700 model-year 2016 Pilot vehicles in the United States to inspect, and, if needed, reposition […]

Getting to 100% Recall Completion Rates: Incentives and Innovative Ideas

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Remarks by Bruce Smith Senior Vice President, Parts, Service and Technical Division, American Honda Motor Co., Inc. On Tuesday, April 28, 2015, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) convened a one-day workshop with legislators, leading transportation officials, automotive industry representatives, safety advocates and researchers to identify approaches for raising low recall completion rates. Appearing […]

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Honda Supports Creation of a New Law to Increase Vehicle Recall Completion Rates

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U.S. Senators Markey and Blumenthal introduce bill to spur completion of recalls and save lives Airbag inflator rupture victim joins Honda in support of measure to increase recall repairs Honda today announced its support for legislation that would require any outstanding safety recall to be completed before a vehicle could be legally registered in a […]

2015 Acura TLX Achieves Highest Overall Vehicle Score from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

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Acura TLX is third new Acura model to earn highest possible safety ratings from both the NHTSA and IIHS TLX is one of only three new midsize luxury/near luxury vehicles to earn top NHTSA and IIHS safety ratings Acura brand is positioned for safety leadership with all models expected to achieve an NCAP 5-Star Overall […]