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Report: NHTSA investigating 343,000 2007-2008 Honda Odyssey minivans over unintentional braking

TheDetroitBureau reports that the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has launched an investigation into 343,000 Honda Odyssey minivans, as reports have pointed to a fault with the braking system, in which case the brakes could apply on their own. Honda has already recalled 180,000 cars this year due to braking issues and according to the […]

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Report: Honda, Toyota, Nissan, Mazda all recalling 3.4 million vehicles total due to airbag supplier Takata Corp.

Reuters on behalf of AutomotiveNews has learned that Toyota, Nissan, Mazda, and Honda have issued a massive recall for nearly 3.4 million vehicles due to airbag supplier Takata Corp. The models seem affected seem to involve ones made in the early to mid 2000s. Toyota is recalling 1.73 million cars made in between November 2000 […]

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2013 New York: The 2014 Honda Odyssey gives parents a piece of mind w/ world’s first in-car vacuum

Mothers, fathers, and nannies, rest your souls, for the new 2014 Honda Odyssey brought something unique to the rest of the soccer mom hodgepodge at this year’s New York International Show. No more do you have to worry about in-car dry spills and messes from the little ones as the 2014 Honda Odyssey introduced the […]

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2013 New York: Honda shares details on updated 2014 Odyssey for New York, to feature world’s first in-car vacuum

Honda seized the moment on the eve before the official press days of the 2013 New York Auto Show to showcase the updated 2014 Odyssey minivan on the Internet. And while the new Odyssey does benefit from a minor facelift, it seeks to be a first by featuring the world’s first in-car vacuum system. So […]

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Honda confirms updated Odyessy and production 2014 Acura MDX for New York

Honda has officially announced that they’ll be showcasing a newly updated 2014 Odyssey minivan while their subsidiary confirmed that the production version of the all-new 2014 Acura MDX will be unveiled at this year’s New York International Auto Show. Click here for our original post on the 2013 Acura MDX Prototype from the 2013 Detroit […]

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Report: Honda tells dealers to stop selling some models until recall is carried out

Honda has notified its dealers not to sell some cars until they complete a recall to fix an air bag defect, which has been linked to 18 injuries and two deaths. The problem lies within the driver side air bag, which can deploy with a lot of force and send metal shards into the driver. […]

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Honda expands airbag recall to an additional 917,000 vehicles

Honda announced today that it is expanded a previous recall of certain 2001 through 2003 model-year Honda and Acura brand vehicles to replace the driver’s airbag inflator originally install in around 273,000 vehicles in the United States. The recall covers an additional 917,267 vehicles. Honda said that “affected driver’s airbag inflators may deploy with too […]

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Soccer moms rejoice: 5 minivans earn IIHS’ Top Safety Pick Award

Five minivan models have earned the 2011 Top Safety Pick award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The winners are the safest vehicles around, with better rollover crash protection than other models. Other qualifying factors include the highest ratings for side, frontal, and rear crash protection, along with electronic stability control. On the top […]

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Porsche gets highest ranking in 2011 APEAL Study by J.D. Power

For the seventh consecutive year, Porsche is the highest-ranking nameplate in the 2011 APEAL Study by J.D. Power and Associates. Hyundai also improved from 2010 more than any other nameplate this year, while Jeep and Chrysler also improved considerably. BMW and Dodge each had three models each that received the segment-level awards. BMW models receiving awards […]

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2011 Honda Odyssey wins Cars.com minivan shootout

We’re not sure how man of you are fans of the minivan segment but as Cars.com points out “It’s not often you see an entire segment of the auto industry redone at the same time, but 2011 is a renaissance for minivans.” All the major players in the segment including Nissan, Honda, Dodge, Chrysler, Toyota […]

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