Honda Recalling 18,000 Acuras, Hondas in United States

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Honda is voluntarily recalling 18,000 Acura RSX compact cars from 2006 and Honda S2000 cars from the 2006 and 2007 model years due to possible issue with the brakes. According to this article, “Honda says some power brake booster parts weren’t made to specifications. That could cause a decrease in braking power over time and […]

AAA Warns Against Dashboard Technology

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With an announcement of what many may have already known, the triple-A auto club warned of a “public safety crisis” from voice command technology that allows drivers text and send emails. According this article, “The head of Triple-A’s Foundation for Traffic Safety says when people are distracted by another task, they can develop what researchers […]

2013 Honda Civic is Safest Small Car on the Road

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The 2013 Honda Civic the only compact car to receive the top safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. According to this article, “The 2013 Civic Sedan recently received the top 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score in the NHTSA’s New Car Assessment Program (NCAP), and the highest possible […]

More Recalls Means Safer Cars

Rear Visibility Cameras Can Save Young Lives

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This touching article about a mom who accidentally ran over her young son as she backed out of her driveway illustrates exactly how rear visibility cameras, or backup cameras, could help save lives of many children around the country. It is a sad story that has been repeated more than 1,000 times from 1990 to 2010. Oftentimes, […]

Massive Airbag Recall Affects Honda, Toyota, Nissan Vehicles

2013 Honda Civic Earns ‘Good’ Safety Rating, Toyota Camry Gets a ‘Poor’

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The 2013 Honda Civic earned a ‘Good’ safety rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), both the two and four door models in its newest crash test. According to this article, “The crash test assessed the performance of the vehicle under the new and tougher environment, examining the consequence of a collision between […]

2013 Honda Odyssey, 2013 Honda CRV Voted “Best Family Cars for Families” Awards by U.S. News & World Report

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Both the Honda CRV and Honda Odyssey have made quite a name for themselves over the past several years, but their reputations and great family cars earned some reinforcement after they both won awards from U.S. News & World Report. The 2013 Honda CRV and 2013 Honda Odyssey both won awards for “Best Cars for […]

Honda Voluntarily Recalls Pilots, Acura Vehicles

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Honda announced that it is voluntarily recalling about 100,000 Honda Pilots, 60,000 Acura MDX SUVs, and 21,000 Acura RL Sedans from the 2005 model year. Approximately 800 Acura MDXs  from the 2006 model year are also being recalled. According to this article,”… if an electrical capacitor on the system’s control unit was damaged during the […]

Driver of Honda Fit Walks Away from Rollover Crash

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The driver featured in this articleand video was driving his Honda Fit when it looks like he was driving too fast for conditions and found himself rolling down the hill. In fact, his Honda Fit rolled over seven times. And he walked away from it. And he caught the whole thing on video. The article […]