2018 Honda Civic For Hybrid – Look At CR-V, Accord

There are plenty of changes happening within Honda, from a shift in product design and development process to readjusting production to maximize unused capacity to focusing on getting a proper start on vehicle electrification. So far, most of Honda’s efforts in alternative fuel powertrains have been rather sporadic, with one or two hybrids or plug-in Read more about 2018 Honda Civic For Hybrid – Look At CR-V, Accord[…]

2018 Honda Accord Size Growth – Forced By Civic

Because CAFE standards for mileage have been getting tighter with each passing year, vehicles have been larger footprints (wheelbase multiplied by track width) for their build in order that they would have to meet lower fuel economy targets. It’s one of the reasons why US vehicles are getting heftier with every refresh, apart from the Read more about 2018 Honda Accord Size Growth – Forced By Civic[…]

2018 Honda Accord: Like Camry – No More 3.5L V6?

Honda has confirmed that besides sharing the same architecture, the next-gen Accord is going to start offering the 1.5T powertrain from the Civic worth 174hp. The problem was the automaker didn’t specify if that would mean replacing the existing 278hp 3.5L V6 option. Although the turbo block has a smaller output, the Accord would be Read more about 2018 Honda Accord: Like Camry – No More 3.5L V6?[…]

2017 Honda Civic: Don’t Be Fooled By Mileage

Unlike the Ford Focus which offers hatch models for a wider range of buyers – from casual drivers to enthusiasts – the five-door 2017 Honda Civic seems like it’s aimed only for the more performance-minded car shoppers. Its aggressive styling characterized by a fastback rear roofline and more distinct character are evidences of this approach, Read more about 2017 Honda Civic: Don’t Be Fooled By Mileage[…]

2018 Honda CR-V Could Easily Surpass Honda Civic

The Honda CR-V suffers from lack of inspiration. It is adequate as a suburban SUV, but with the market being deluged with so many more options, the Honda marque is in need of more excitement to stand out from the crowd. That’s why its fifth-gen model is being redesigned based on the Civic and its Read more about 2018 Honda CR-V Could Easily Surpass Honda Civic[…]

2018 Honda Civic Could Revive Hybrid – Like Accord, CR-V

Honda has big plans for its lineup in 2018. Besides launching the next-gen models of the Honda Accord and Honda CR-V, it is also going to introduce dedicated plug-in hybrid and all-electric vehicles, presumably taking the Clarity moniker. There seems to be one piece of the puzzle missing though. Like the Honda Accord, which has Read more about 2018 Honda Civic Could Revive Hybrid – Like Accord, CR-V[…]

2016 Toyota Corolla Leaves Honda Civic Far Behind

Compared to the tenth-gen Honda Civic, the 2016 Toyota Corolla is bland and uninspiring. That, however, hasn’t stopped it from leading in the global vehicle sales chart against the Honda compact sedan once again. Numbers from Focus2Move cited by Carscoops reveal that the Corolla was the number one top-selling car worldwide in the first half Read more about 2016 Toyota Corolla Leaves Honda Civic Far Behind[…]

2016 Honda CR-V Hits Back – Soars Over Escape, RAV4

The Honda CR-V is at last the best-selling crossover in the US market again, but only for July. It sold 36,017 units, which also made it the fourth best-seller in the entire automotive market behind the Ford F-Series, Chevy Silverado, and Dodge Ram. But in terms of year-to-date (YTD) sales it remains trailing to the Read more about 2016 Honda CR-V Hits Back – Soars Over Escape, RAV4[…]

2018 Honda Accord: Like Civic – Size Does Matter!

When the redesigned Honda Civic was first spotted some time before its official unveiling, it was noted by many reports that it has gained in size. Inches had been added on all sides of the compact sedan, which drew it closer in stature to the mid-size Honda Accord. But it still rode on its own Read more about 2018 Honda Accord: Like Civic – Size Does Matter![…]

2018 Honda CR-V: Extra Room For Civic Also

The biggest highlight of the 2018 Honda CR-V overhaul is the stretching of its wheelbase to include an additional row of seats. Whether or not the extra room for two is a good idea is still debatable, but one concern that arose earlier this year was the immediate production plans of the SUV. Honda announced Read more about 2018 Honda CR-V: Extra Room For Civic Also[…]

2018 Honda CR-V: More Surprises Than Accord

Like the Honda Accord, the Honda CR-V crossover is going to be underpinned by the Honda Civic platform. Based on the compact sedan, both these vehicles are going under the knife for sportier redesigns and are also going to pick up the 1.5L turbo engine from the Civic. But to the car shoppers that aren’t Read more about 2018 Honda CR-V: More Surprises Than Accord[…]

2017 Honda CR-V Gives Back To Honda Civic

The biggest story out of Honda is the revitalized Civic. In its tenth-gen guise, the compact sedan has risen to become the best-selling model from the brand, and is on the heels of the Toyota Camry to overtake it as the sedan sales leader in the US. Another piece of good news is that the Read more about 2017 Honda CR-V Gives Back To Honda Civic[…]

2018 Honda Accord Gets Smaller – More Like Civic

The tenth generation Honda Accord has been spotted disguised in prototype form recently, and Honda is not joking around because it is basing its changes on the newly redesigned Honda Civic compact sedan. One of the big changes is the move to the Civic platform, which is also going to underpin the next-gen Honda CR-V Read more about 2018 Honda Accord Gets Smaller – More Like Civic[…]

2018 Honda CR-V: Buyers In For Surprise

In order for it to regain its position as the US SUV sales leader, the Honda CR-V is adopting some massive changes on its next-gen turnover for 2018. A turbo-four mill has been confirmed as an option, while a plug-in hybrid variant has been strongly suggested by numerous reports. But the most notable change would Read more about 2018 Honda CR-V: Buyers In For Surprise[…]

2018 Honda CR-V: Greater Potential Than Civic

Come next year, the next generation Honda CR-V will finally be unveiled before it goes on sale for 2018. Many changes are expected on the SUV, and most of them would be to make it much more like its platform mate, the tenth-gen Honda Civic. The whole gist of the change is for the SUV Read more about 2018 Honda CR-V: Greater Potential Than Civic[…]

2018 Honda Accord: Size Does Matter – Closer To Civic

Not long ago, the test mule of the next-gen Toyota Camry was spotted, and now it’s the turn of the next-gen Honda Accord to tease us all with its prototype. From its sighting a couple of things could be surmised. For one, the old-school look has finally been ditched after many years for a more Read more about 2018 Honda Accord: Size Does Matter – Closer To Civic[…]

2018 Honda CR-V Could Easily Overtake Civic

The Honda Civic hatch that is designated for 2017 seems to wear the brand-new sporty design language of the tenth-gen nameplate more naturally compared to its coupe and sedan siblings, at least as far as the prototype model is concerned. Whether it would fit as comfortably on the fifth-gen 2018 Honda CR-V is altogether another Read more about 2018 Honda CR-V Could Easily Overtake Civic[…]

2017 Honda CR-V Boost Also Helps Honda Civic

It appears that there’s a lot more demand that the Honda CR-V is not meeting, despite its apparent decline in year-over-year sales numbers. That’s why a hefty $52 million is being poured in by Honda into its Greensburg, Indiana plant. The investment is purposed to increase production capacity for the SUV and, which involves the Read more about 2017 Honda CR-V Boost Also Helps Honda Civic[…]

2016 Honda Civic, Accord Growth Eclipses Toyota, Nissan

In objective numbers, the Toyota Camry remains the top-selling sedan in the US market. However, its year-over-year sales along with the Corolla have not stopped declining since the start of the year. The Honda Civic and Accord in contrast have posted growth for almost every month this year, with the smaller of the two often Read more about 2016 Honda Civic, Accord Growth Eclipses Toyota, Nissan[…]

2017 Honda Civic: Does It Work For CR-V?

The Honda CR-V is in need of a makeover, and is getting one from fellow platform mate Honda Civic. No longer will it have boring suburban ‘mom SUV’ sensibilities. It’s going to sport sharper design cues and excite upon sight, just like the revamped Civic after a disappointing ninth-gen showing. Is it going to work Read more about 2017 Honda Civic: Does It Work For CR-V?[…]