It’s a classic case of “Be careful what you wish for.” Like much of the industry, the Honda brand rode a light-truck wave in 2015, with a 12 percent increase in truck sales that contributed to the brand’s record volume of more than 1.4 million vehicles. But while Honda dealers had plenty to celebrate, … read more
A trademark filing in China appears to have revealed the name of Honda‘s new flagship crossover in the Chinese market: UR-V. Teased in the form of the Honda Concept D that was revealed last year at the Shanghai Motor Show last year, the UR-V is a mid-sized crossover that will slot above the CR-V. Honda … read more
Everybody loves supercar comparisons, don’t you? If so, today’s poll is a real treat because we’re pitting the brand-new Acura NSX against Lamborghini’s epic, V10-powered Huracan.
Do you have a favorite between these two speedy, sultry coupes? We hope so! However, if you can’t decide, here … read more
Honda has begun restoration of its first US-market passenger car, a 1967 Honda N600. The car was discovered by a long-time restorer of the model, who had it in his possession for years before he discovered it was serial number 000001. The N600 was a front-wheel-drive hatchback based on Japan’s supercompact … read more
The luxury-focussed version of Honda’s large Pilot SUV, the Acura MDX, is coming in for a mid-life makeover that could possibly preview the next step in the brand’s styling language.
Launched in 2014, the current third-generation MDX may be the last new model to wear the brand’s much-maligned … read more
A seven-seat version of the next-generation Honda CR-V could form an important pillar for Honda Australia, as the brand has confirmed it is unable to secure a large SUV or dual-cab utility vehicle in the near future.
At a business meeting this week with media, Honda Australia director Stephen Collins … read more
Look for two NSX racers and a new EV concept. Honda always has a few tricks up its sleeves when it comes to Pikes Peak entries. Last year, Acura ran a 2017 NSX prototype for pace-car duty and fitted the supercar with 24 cameras to give enthusiasts a 360-degree video of the hill climb. For this year, … read more
Halo cars aren’t designed to be best sellers. They’re vital vanity projects–succinct statements of all a car company wants to be, and what it can do.
They can be culture-shifters. Witness the Audi R8, the BMW i8.
When it made its debut 25 years ago, the Acura NSX was the brand’s first halo car. It … read more
WASHINGTON (Bloomberg) — The 63,000 spectators crowded in late January inside Atlanta’s Georgia Dome for a battle of college marching bands didn’t know they’d also be schooled in auto safety.
Between the Lincoln University Orange Crush Roaring Lions and the Bethune Cookman Marching … read more
Now that awards season is behind us, The Car Connection’s editors are ready for some in-depth seat time with one of our highest-rated vehicles from the 2016 model year.
Join us in welcoming the 2016 Honda Pilot Touring AWD to the TCC long-term test fleet.
The Pilot is a well-known quantity on these … read more