2016 Mazda CX-5 vs Subaru Forester vs Honda CR-V: What About AWD?

Capable vehicles with well-known names, the Mazda CX-5, Subaru Forester, and Honda CR-V all have AWD systems available so that the slippery winter roads can be properly handled. A test conducted by The Car Connection to see which AWD system works best as each automaker programmed their system to behave differently in the event of Read more about 2016 Mazda CX-5 vs Subaru Forester vs Honda CR-V: What About AWD?[…]

2016 Toyota RAV4: Ready To Be The Market Leader

Now that it has surpassed the Honda CR-V, the Toyota RAV4 is setting up to be a consistent volume leader both in the market and in the Toyota lineup. The current top-seller in Toyota is the Toyota Camry followed by the Corolla. But the Camry has posted rather lukewarm year-over-year growth in January and the Read more about 2016 Toyota RAV4: Ready To Be The Market Leader[…]

2016 Toyota RAV4: Eat Your Heart Out, Honda CR-V!

At one point last year it looked like the Honda CR-V is going to remain the unassailable force in the SUV segment, but a shift in tides saw the Honda CR-V coming out on top in sales for 2015 in a precarious position as the RAV4 was getting hotter on its heels. Now in just Read more about 2016 Toyota RAV4: Eat Your Heart Out, Honda CR-V![…]

2016 Subaru Forester: Better Choice Than Honda CR-V For Winter

The 2016 Honda CR-V may have sold twice the amount that the new Subaru Forester did, achieving 345,647 unit sales to 175,192 units for Subaru’s best-selling SUV, but in the snow that hardly matters as a comparison test by Consumer Reports finds the Forester to be superior on snowy terrain. The study also involves the Read more about 2016 Subaru Forester: Better Choice Than Honda CR-V For Winter[…]

2016 Ford Explorer: Ready To Chase Down CR-V, RAV4

Most of Ford’s sales last year were spurred by the popularity of its pickup trucks and SUVs. The F-Series remained the top seller in the Detroit automaker’s portfolio, and the Ford Escape made big bucks as the best-selling SUV nameplate in the lineup, but the Ford Explorer catches the most attention. The SUV sold 224,309 Read more about 2016 Ford Explorer: Ready To Chase Down CR-V, RAV4[…]

2016 Toyota RAV4: Move Aside, CR-V!

Both Toyota and Honda recorded excellent sales numbers for 2015 and they were respectively spearheaded by the 2016 Toyota RAV4 and the 2016 Honda CR-V. It comes as no surprise that these SUVs are topping the charts, but an eyebrow-raising development is the precarious position of the Honda CR-V as the top dog in that Read more about 2016 Toyota RAV4: Move Aside, CR-V![…]

2016 Honda Civic & Co. Win Big In Popularity Contest

It has been determined by over 18 million netizens that Honda is the go to car brand when shopping for a new ride on the Internet. This is apparently the case according to popular car site Edmunds, which points out that the Japanese automaker has gotten the most unique visitors that counts as ‘shopper consideration’ Read more about 2016 Honda Civic & Co. Win Big In Popularity Contest[…]

2016 Honda HR-V vs CR-V vs Ridgeline: Honda’s Wild Cards For 2016

Combined sales of Honda and its luxury arm Acura has made for an all-time sales record for the automaker in the U.S., with Acura earning its best annual sales since nearly a decade. The 1,586,551 they both sold constitutes a 3.0 percent year-on-year (YoY) increase in 2015. The chief protagonist to Honda’s second consecutive all-time Read more about 2016 Honda HR-V vs CR-V vs Ridgeline: Honda’s Wild Cards For 2016[…]

2016 Honda HR-V: One Saving Grace To This Crap Drive

While the 2016 Honda CR-V is dominating sales and continuing on as Honda’s top-selling vehicle in the U.S., the HR-V is a new player in the lineup that is quickly picking up pace. It is intended as a conquest vehicle, to nab new buyers who aren’t bothered at all by performance, and it has done Read more about 2016 Honda HR-V: One Saving Grace To This Crap Drive[…]

2016 Honda Civic: Key Driver For Honda’s Sales In 2016

While the new Honda HR-V that accompanies the CR-V on the frontline in driving sales performance of the Japanese brand, the most important nameplate in Honda’s roster for 2016 will definitely be the Honda Civic. The Civic lineup for the coming year is acknowledged as the most diverse of all Honda’s models thus far, meaning Read more about 2016 Honda Civic: Key Driver For Honda’s Sales In 2016[…]