|HONDA CELEBRATES CIVIC WITH ALL-NEW 'ONE MORE THING TO LOVE ABOUT TODAY' CAMPAIGN|
|01/08/2014 - TORRANCE, Calif.
◾Campaign introduces redesigned 2014 Civic Coupe and Si Coupe
◾Creative highlights band Vintage Trouble and Internet sensations Adventure Time and Nyan Cat, among others
◾Features several Honda firsts for media placements on MTV, Spotify and SoundHound
To bring attention to the significantly enhanced 2014 Civic Coupe and Si Coupe, Honda is launching an uplifting multiplatform campaign—'One More Thing to Love about Today.' The work features blues rock ba...[Read more...]|
|2014 HONDA ACCORD, PLUG-IN HYBRID ACCORD, CIVIC SI AND CR-V NAMED 'BEST RESALE VALUE' VEHICLES BY KELLEY BLUE BOOK|
|American Honda received four Best Resale Value Awards from trusted vehicle valuation source Kelley Blue Book www.kbb.com. The 2014 Honda Accord, the all-new 2014 Plug-in Hybrid Accord the restyled 2014 Civic Si, each earned the top award in their respective segment for projected resale value after five years of ownership. Additionally, the 2014 Honda CR-V was honored as one of the overall Top 10 Best Resale Value vehicles in America.
2014 Honda Vehicles Honored with Kelley Blue Book Best R...[Read more...]|
|2013 HONDA CIVIC SEDAN AND COUPE MODELS REMAIN ONLY SMALL CARS TO ACHIEVE TOP IIHS SMALL OVERLAP FRONTAL CRASH RATINGS|
|◾2013 Honda Civic Sedan and Coupe are Small Car Segment Class-Leaders
◾Civic currently holds highest overall IIHS rating of TOP SAFETY PICK+
TORRANCE, Calif., Aug. 12, 2013 - The 2013 Honda Civic Sedan and Coupe remain the only small cars to earn the top rating of GOOD in the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's (IIHS) stringent small overlap front crash test. The Civic Sedan and Coupe are also the only small cars to earn both the highest possible rating of TOP SAFETY PICK+ from t...[Read more...]|
|CIVIC BREAKS 13-YEAR-OLD MONTHLY RECORD ON AMERICAN HONDA 20-PERCENT SALES GAIN|
|08/01/2013 - TORRANCE, Calif. American Honda Motor Co., Inc. today reported July 2013 U.S. sales of 141,439 units, a total increase of 20.9 percent compared with July 2012 (up 16.1 percent based on the Daily Selling Rate, or DSR*). The Honda Division posted July 2013 sales of 126,289 units, an increase of 21.3 percent compared with July 2012. Acura Division U.S. July sales of 15,150 units jumped 18.1 percent compared with July 2012.
◾Accord and Civic both top 30,000 July ...[Read more...]|
|2013 HONDA CIVIC TOUR FEATURING MAROON 5 IS BEST-SELLING TOUR IN CONCERT'S 12-YEAR HISTORY|
|07/02/2013 - TORRANCE, Calif. With a month left before the start of the 2013 Honda Civic Tour, this year's trek has already sold more tickets than any other in the Civic Tour's history, with multiple sell-out venues. Upon achieving this milestone, Honda and Maroon 5 are giving fans a chance to win a customized and autographed Maroon 5 Honda Civic Si Coupe and Honda CBR250R motorcycle. Both the car and motorcyle were designed by the LA quintet with their signature color scheme, each making...[Read more...]|
|MODEL YEAR 2016: INFOTAINMENT TECHNOLOGY AND DRIVER ASSISTANCE FEATURES HEAD THE CHANGES|
|• Volkswagen will also add a new Jetta GLI and a new entry-level e-Golf trim
• Majority of models receive the new MIB II infotainment system with USB and VW Car-Net® App-Connect, which integrates Apple CarPlay®, Android Auto™ , and MirrorLink®
• CC, Golf family and Jetta models receive new driver assistance features, including Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) and Forward Collision Warning and Autonomous Emergency Braking (Front Assist)
• Beetle and Jetta models add the Automatic Post-Collision ...[Read more...]|
|2016 HYUNDAI SONATA PLUG-IN HYBRID EXPECTED TO DELIVER CLASS-LEADING 22 MILE ALL-ELECTRIC RANGE|
|• Exclusive Blue Link Smartphone App Controls Charging Schedule Remotely|
DETROIT, Jan. 12, 2015 – Hyundai launched its first plug-in hybrid vehicle today at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The 2016 Hyundai Sonata Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV) is expected to travel up to 22 miles on electric power and can recharge in as little as two and a half hours with a Level 2 charger. Sonata Plug-in Hybrid will be built at the Asan, South Korea plant and will...[Read more...]
|HONDA JOINS EPRI AND OTHER AUTOMAKERS TO HELP CREATE AN OPEN GRID INTEGRATION PLATFORM FOR PLUG-IN ELECTRIC VEHICLES|
|Honda Joins EPRI, Utilities and Automakers to Help Create an Open Grid Integration Platform for Plug-in Electric Vehicles
◾Project seeks to develop a streamlined platform for vehicle-grid functionality that can help create value for drivers, improve grid reliability and reduce GHG emissions
◾Honda pioneered a similar demonstration effort with IBM and PG&E (V1G)
◾Honda is participating in a vehicle-to-grid (V2G) demonstration with the University of Delaware and NRG Energy
|THE NEW VOLVO DRIVE-E POWERTRAIN FAMILY – WORLD-LEADING ENGINE OUTPUT VERSUS CO2 EMISSIONS|
|Volvo Car Group's new two-litre, four-cylinder Drive-E powertrain family can truly be considered as offering customers a world-class blend of drivability and low CO2 emissions. The Volvo S60 T6 with 306 horsepower and the new 8-speed automatic is the first car in this segment that delivers over two horsepower per gram CO2 from a combustion engine only – and the D4 with 181 horsepower and manual gearbox is the first diesel car on this power level in the premium D-segment with CO2 emissions under ...[Read more...]|
|2014 Toyota Prius Plug-In to Start Under $30,000|
|• Base Prius Plug-in model MSRP reduced by $2,010 to $29,990
• Prius Plug-in Advanced model MSRP reduced by $4,620 to $34,905
TORRANCE, Calif., Oct. 9, 2013 – It just got a little easier for drivers to maximize their fuel savings and be environmentally responsible.
Toyota's most advanced technology passenger car, the Prius Plug-in, will be available to customers at a substantially reduced price beginning with the 2014 model year.
Toyota has reduced MSRP on the 2014 Prius Plug...[Read more...]|