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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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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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Don’t Miss Your Chance To Buy the First US-Bound Honda Civic Type R

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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The New Honda Civic Has a Great Easter Egg

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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Everything You Need to Know About the New 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 is Back. Maybe…

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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Why Everyone’s Talking About the New 2017 Honda CR-V

The new 2017 Honda CR-V is taking the crossover market by storm as it enters its fifth generation, and it’s got everyone talking. “The 2017 Honda CR-V is definitely a solid step up the ladder. Honda has made improvements in terms of quality and sophistication, performance and efficiency, spaciousness and styling. And that checks all the boxes when it comes …

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The Ultimate Honda Lover Gift Guide

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 …

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About The New Honda Civic Si

The Honda Civic Si is back! Sort of. Here’s what we know. Honda announced today that the long rumored Civic Si will be coming next year, and the prototype shares many features as the production version. Here what we know so far. 1. Power! The Civic Si started off as a coupe, and slowly grew to encapsulate both couple and …