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Civic Coupe spy shots maintain concept’s sleek profile

Honda appeared to have hit a home run with it’s eye-searing green show-stopper at the New York Auto Show a couple weeks back. Now thanks to some new spy shots, we have a better idea of how closely the production version of the Civic Coupe will follow the high expectations set at the Javitz Center.

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The 2016 Honda Pilot is the most powerful model yet, packing 280hp

Yes, the Honda Pilot is a quintessential soccer parent car. Yes, it’s meant to haul kids and stuff. And yes, it’s one of the many definitions of mainstream. But under the humdrum body lay a Honda Accord chassis, morphed into a vehicle with more space and ground clearance, and the result was clear–it’s an excellent […]

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Report: The Euro-spec Honda Civic five-door hatch could come to our shores

Despite automakers globalizing their cars to make them same across all markets as a way of maintaining consistency while reducing costs to federalize models to specific regional standards, Honda as maintained their ability to make different models for different markets. For instance, the US market Honda Civic is significantly different from the Honda Civic that […]

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Report: Next-gen Honda Civic could gain 1.5L turbo four

Honda’s undoubtedly hopping on the turbocharged bandwagon for its motors, signaling an end to their long-line and history of making legendary, free-revving and lively naturally-aspirated motors with redlines high enough to generate their own force field. This signal came after Honda revealed their latest Civic Type-R at Geneva, sporting an all-new turbocharged 2.0L four-banger with […]

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Report: The next-gen Honda CR-Z could get a turbo motor

The original Honda CR-Z wasn’t exactly a smash hit. In theory and on paper, as a mild-hybrid that was affordable, fun-to-drive, and efficient, didn’t exactly play out as such. It was mildly fun-to-drive, it wasn’t as efficient as expected, and that chipped away at its affordability factor. But Honda’s not giving up as CARandDRIVER reports there […]

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2015 Geneva: The all-new Honda Civic Type R is here, and it’s turbocharged

All hail Honda’s newest and hottest hatch Civic ever: the 2015 Civic Type R. Oh my oh my…what a big reveal this is. Why? Well, not only is it an all-new generation Civic Type R, it’s Honda’s first-ever turbocharged model. Yup, you read correctly. Honda ditched their high-revving naturally-aspirated excellence for forced induction by way […]

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Report: Honda files patent for “CDX” moniker in the name of Acura

Rumors began surfacing about an Acura variant to Honda’s new subcompact HR-V crossover that sits below the CR-V. This makes perfect sense since the subcompact luxury crossover segment is growing really fast from crossover demand in general. It was also kick-started with the introduction of the new Buick Encore with Lexus joining the party with […]

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2015 Chicago: Honda teases a new 2017 Ridgeline

Honda’s having a field day for both themselves and Acura at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show this week. First, we saw the revealing of the all-new 2016 Honda Pilot, a revised 2016 Acura RDX, and now, Honda teased a new 2017 Ridgeline pickup, which means Honda is adamant about offering an alternative in the pickup […]

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2015 Chicago: The 2016 Honda Pilot finally replaces aging model from 2009

The 2015 Chicago Auto Show is quietly happening right now and Honda just introduced one of the more prominent reveals of this year’s show. Meet the all-new 2016 Honda Pilot, which replaces the outgoing model from 2009. And like every other mainstream offering, the new Pilot is bigger, better, improved and new in almost every […]

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Report: The Honda HR-V could get an Acura version

Honda and Acura is one of the few examples of badgineering gone well, where Acuras were always heavily reengineered Honda models that were much more luxurious. The saga continues today with both Honda and Acura remaining competitive. Recently, Honda introduced a new subcompact car to the market called the HR-V, a new affordable crossover for […]

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