Road Test: 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid

More Efficiency, More Power, More Tech Honda is celebrating the Accord’s 40th anniversary this year, and after 12.7 million sold in the US, popping some champagne corks is understood. To begin its fifth decade, Honda has brought back the Accord Hybrid after it sat out for a year to move production from ... Read More...

Road Test: 2016 Honda HR-V AWD EX-L NAVI

Honda Quality in an All-new Subcompact SUV The 2016 Honda HR-V, slotted between Honda’s CR-V and Fit, takes a bit from each with the result being a serious player in the fastest growing automotive segment—subcompact SUVs or crossovers. Driving Experience: On the Road The all-wheel drive 2016 Honda HR-V offers one engine, a ... Read More...

Top 10 Best MPG AWD SUVs/Crossovers

The Wheels You Need with the Fuel Economy You Crave So the scientists announced this last week (ed note: we originally wrote this two years ago--and updated it since--but the climate change news has not gotten any brighter in the intervening years) that the world has hit another milestone with the ... Read More...

Road Test: 2016 Honda Fit

An Almost Perfect Fit? By Lynne and Larry E. Hall The 2016 Honda Fit is well named. It isn’t too big, isn’t too small—it’s a good fit no matter what size the occupants are, and the yawning hatch can gobble up everything from large boxes to bikes to furniture. Redesigned last year for ... Read More...

Road Test: 2016 Honda HR-V AWD

Magic Seats and Borrowed Technology Build a Smaller Honda CUV Add the 2016 Honda HR-V to the growing list of subcompact crossover sport utility vehicles, a category that came from nowhere but will tally close to 270,000 units sold by the end of 2015. The versatile little HR-V is also ... Read More...

Road Test: 2015 Honda Accord Hybrid

The Honda Way to MPG Honda is the rare mainstream auto manufacturer directed by an engineering mindset, a determined focus resulting in a legacy of innovation that has become known as the “Honda Way.” Continuing that legacy is the 2015 Honda Accord Hybrid. It features a remarkable hybrid system that delivers an ... Read More...

First Drive: 2016 Honda HR-V

The Most Popular Compact Crossover Gets a Baby Brother Gas may be relatively cheap in mid-2015, but many of the polls show car buyers still remember the recent days when gasoline looked like it would top $5/gallon and keep on climbing. Meanwhile, the automakers have vehicles coming into the market that were ... Read More...

10 Best Car List Shows a Lot of Green

Consumer Reports “Best of” List Shows Influence of Alternative Choices Every year Consumer Reports tallies up the complaints and gripes from its millions of readers and adds in its own staff test conclusions with the result—a list of the 10 Best Cars covering a like number of categories. The list this ... Read More...