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How Honda Virtually Eliminated Torque Steer In the Civic Type R

Among hot hatchbacks, the Ford Focus RS and Volkswagen Golf R both embrace all-wheel drive, but Honda took a different route with the Civic Type R. To keep it light and simple, Honda stuck with front-wheel drive, but to keep up with the competition, the automaker gave it 306 hp. On paper, it sounds like it’d be a torque-steering mess, …

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4 Cool 2018 Honda Accord Features

The 2018 Honda Accord marks a big step forward for the midsize sedan category, and its high-tech features are partially to thank for it. Here are just a few of the features you’ll find on the new Accord. FOUR-LAYER “ZELKOVA WOOD” Open-pore wood is all the rage these days, and the stuff accenting the dash and doors of Accord EX …

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The Future is here, Honda’s New Electric Car is Like No Electric Car Before

Honda’s cute, pugnacious Urban EV concept brings a bit of Tokyo funk to Germany’s Frankfurt auto show, where it had its debut. Unlike some Japanese flights of fancy, however, this concept “sets the direction for the technology and design that will appear on a future battery electric Honda production model.” Honda CEO Takahiro Hachigo added that a “production version of …

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Honda Vehicle Airbag Recall Alert

There is an airbag recall affecting Honda vehicles. We are sharing this important safety information with you to inform you of vehicles that may be affected and how you can protect yourself and the people that you know from potential injury. If you or someone you know owns an older Honda Civic (2001- 2008), Accord (2001-2008), CR-V (2002-2011), or Odyssey …

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The First US-Bound Honda Civic Type R Is Here, and It Could Be Yours.

Automakers often auction the first production example of a new model for charity, but this one is quite special. It’s the first official US-bound Civic Type R ever, and it’s listed for auction at Bring a Trailer. The full selling price of the Type R plus Bring a Trailer’s five-percent auction fee will be donated to the Pediatric Brain Tumor …

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Find the Hidden Easter Egg in Your New Honda Civic

Often, when automakers integrate fun Easter eggs inside their new cars, they like to shout it from the rooftops for everyone to hear. Honda takes a different approach and keeps its hidden features, well, hidden. So hidden, in fact, that when a group of Honda designers came up with a unique little design touch inside the center console of the …

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What You Need to Know About the Canada Bound Honda Civic Type R

North American Honda enthusiasts have been waiting a long time for this. We’ve known for awhile that the Civic Type R was coming to North America, and we even saw it in concept form, but now, it’s finally here. Meet the production-ready 2017 Civic Type R that’s headed to the US and Canada this summer. Unlike the previous rumors that …

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The Honda S2000 May Be Back.

Next year marks Honda’s 70th anniversary, a perfect time to reveal a new sports car. We’ve been reporting on rumors of Honda’s on-again, off-again, on-again plans to create a three-pronged lineup of sports cars for some time. In 2015, the first of that threesome arrived in the form of the S660 microcoupe powered by a mid-mounted turbocharged 660-cc inline-3. Then …

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What’s So Special About the New 2017 Honda CR-V

The new 2017 Honda CR-V has everyone talking, and it’s for all the right reasons. “The new powertrain is responsive around town, and there’s plenty of get up and go. Once you’re on the move, it’s not quite as sprightly but it never felt underpowered. There is certainly more performance to speak of than in past generations of the CR-V …

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The Top 5 Gifts for Honda Owners This Holiday Season

We’ve all been there, scurrying around the buzzing overcrowded malls in search for the perfect gift for a loved one in hopes that it’ll be just right. This holiday season, find the perfect gift for the Honda enthusiast in our easy to read gift guide. 1. A Remote Start It’s the gift that keeps on giving, a Remote Start not …