|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...]|
|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...]
|Mercedes-AMG High Performance Powertrains Honoured With The Prestigious Dewar Trophy|
|Mercedes-Benz is proud to announce that Mercedes-AMG High Performance Powertrains (HPP), Brixworth, has been awarded the coveted Dewar Trophy – renowned as the most prestigious award in British engineering – for its PU106A Hybrid Formula One Power Unit.
The Royal Automobile Club's Dewar Trophy is only awarded in years when the Club's expert committee believes that there are contenders of sufficient merit, with winners joining a remarkable line-up of automotive greats. In a year which marks th...[Read more...]|
|VOLVO CARS LAUNCHES THE PURE TENSION PAVILION IN MILAN, ITALY|
|After introducing Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid in Italy, Volvo now launches the 'Pure Tension Pavilion'. The pavilion – a spectacular free-standing tensioned membrane structure – is a rapidly deployable and portable solar charging station for the world-first Diesel Plug-in Hybrid. 'Pure Tension pavilion' is the winning project resulting from a competition for architects and designers held in May and commissioned by Volvo Car Italia. The Pure Tension charging station together with the V60 Plug-in Hyb...[Read more...]|
|Cars.Com Lists The Top Ten Best Base Models|
| ||CHICAGO, June 12, 2013 - Cars.com, the premier online resource for buying and selling new and used cars, today released a list of its editors' picks for top ten base models. The list includes cars that have a lot to offer drivers, even at the base model level.
'Just because you might not be able to afford all of the bells and whistles in a car doesn't mean you have to sing the base-model blues,' said Patrick Olsen, Cars.com's Editor-in-Chief. 'Some automakers are packing even their bas...[Read more...]|
|EMPIRE STATE OF DRIVE: FORD C-MAX ENERGI PLUG-IN HYBRID QUALIFIES FOR NEW YORK CARPOOL LANE ACCESS|
|•The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has approved the all-new Ford C-MAX Energi plug-in hybrid for its Clean Pass vehicle carpool lane access program
•C-MAX Energi offers a top speed of 85 mph – 20 more than Toyota Prius Plug-in – and a total range of up to 620 miles, enabling drivers to get where they're going in a zippy fashion without having to worry about finding a gas station
•C-MAX Energi meets the long-distance challenges of New York's super-commuters who also ...[Read more...]|