This time it’s a…toolbox? Honda is out to prove to the world that the bed of its all-new Ridgeline pickup is tough. First it dropped a bunch of rocks onto it, a seemingly simple test that somehow morphed into a viral video. Now Honda is back with a more real-world test, the toolbox test. A toolbox … read more
Another test involving big rocks. Chevrolet last week released an interesting video in its latest attack on cross-town truck rival Ford. The battle between the Chevy Silverado and Ford F-150 seemingly has no end, and the former was anxious to prove that the latter’s aluminum-bodied truck has a weakness: … read more
The Honda Ridgeline wants to be taken seriously as a truck, it really does. And right now, there’s a war of the beds among the two biggest names in trucks.
Honda decided last week to join in the bed toughness debate going on between Chevrolet and Ford with its own video showing the strength of the 2017 … read more
The fullsize truck segment is dominated by the American players – namely the F-150, Silverado and Ram 1500 – but there are outsiders looking to chip in on the fame as well.
For example there has been a heated debate triggered by Chevrolet testing the Silverado high-strength steel bed against the … read more
Last week, we picked 7 things that keep us grabbing the keys to our long-term 2016 Honda Pilot Touring AWD for long road trips.
Now it’s time for the nitpicking.
Granted, the Pilot does many things very well–well enough to earn our Best Car To Buy 2016 award.
Some things could stand improvement, and … read more
Is the new Ridgeline “truck enough” to compete with the Chevy Colorado and the Toyota Tacoma? According to Consumer Reports, only time will tell.
And by time, they mean sales, as putting a dent in the Colorado’s dominance of the compact pickup segment seems like a tall order for any truck, let alone … read more
We’re entering month four with our long-term 2016 Honda Pilot Touring AWD, and the miles continue to roll up without a hitch.
That’s as we expected. We spent a lot of time with the Pilot last year in its run-up to our Best Car To Buy 2016 award. It was just about a year ago we took it for a first drive, … read more
Honda is recalling 4.5 million cars in the U.S. for defective Takata passenger-side frontal airbags, including 2700 motorcycles.
This new recall adds 2.2 million more Honda and Acura models for a total of more than 10.7 million cars. Out of the dozen automakers and 25 brands involved since the Takata … read more
Automakers have continued to disclose specific vehicles affected by the latest Takata recall expansion, with 12 million new vehicles added to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration database.
All of the vehicles listed below integrate one or more airbags with ammonium nitrate propellant. … read more
Earlier this month, rumors began circulating that up to 40 million airbag inflators installed on U.S. vehicles would be added to the already-massive Takata recall. Shortly thereafter, Honda issued a recall for 20 million additional devices, while Toyota‘s roster grew by a more modest but still staggering … read more