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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

Honda to Build Accord Hybrid in U.S., Create Jobs

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In another example of how ‘American’ Honda is, Honda recently announced it will build the hybrid version of the extremely popular 2013 Honda Accord at its Marysville, Ohio plant. This means Honda will be investing $23 million and create 50 new jobs. While 50 jobs added onto the already 4,400 jobs at that plant, may […]

Electric Cars: Fad or Future?

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Electric Cars: Fad or Future? Are electric cars just a passing fad like bell bottoms, lower-back tattoos and big hair? Honestly, I hadn’t even thought to ask this question because it seemed easy to see that electric cars will be a big part of the automobile industry, but the writer of this article had been […]

Honda Creates a Computer You Can Drive

Self-Driving Cars Overcome the Dangers of Technology

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Much has been written about the self-driving cars that have recently been made legal in the state of California and, unbeknownst to me, have logged more than 250,000 driving miles…without a single incident. That’s right; a perfect record. I have thought a lot about the self-driving car and while I was wary at first, I […]

Five Things to Look Forward to From Honda

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This is a really interesting article that Automobilemag.com did based on a sit-down that Honda CEO Takanobu Ito had with American journalists.   Honda wants more sporty cars some time in the future. While Ito didn’t give any specifics or lay out any plans for sportier cars, he did say that he wants them in […]

Honda Creates Futuristic Safety Features

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Honda is showing the world that it is taking automobile safety to a whole new level with its Automatic Emergency Braking System, Green Wave, and i-ACC Technologies. All of these technologies, when fully implemented, will save the lives of drivers, passengers and pedestrians. In fact, it is estimated that the Automatic Emergency Braking Technology will […]