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2019 Honda Passport Pricing: This Ticket to Adventure Isn’t Cheap | News

<meta itemprop=”width” content=”1170″> <meta itemprop=”height” content=”1170″> Cars.com illustration by Paul Dolan The all-new 2019 Honda Passport is more than just a clone of the Honda Pilot on which it’s based, with an improved driving experience plus spacious passenger and cargo areas. Even though the Passport comes with two rows of seats, it actually starts at a higher price than its ...

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Mexico floods hurt Honda Motor Co. sales

“We currently estimate that the impact from the suspension at the Mexico plant will likely translate into a decline in sales of about 75,000 units.” Seiji Kuraishi, Celaya factory executive vice president, on theJune flood thatdamaged the plant TOKYO — Honda Motor Co. was largely spared from the July floods in Japan that washed out roads, killed scores of people ...

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Honda Fits One More Feature into 2019 Honda Fit for Same Price | News

<meta itemprop=”width” content=”1170″> <meta itemprop=”height” content=”1170″> 2019 Honda Fit Manufacturer image The 2019 Honda Fit is arriving at dealerships next week, and Honda has managed to squeeze in an additional safety feature without increasing the price. Fit models with Honda Sensing — Honda’s suite of safety features that includes lane keep assist, road departure mitigation, adaptive cruise control and forward collision ...

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Honda sweetens lease deals, a little

Accord sales have been down and dealers have blamed a lack of competitive lease offers for its failure to keep pace with the updated Toyota Camry. Honda dealer Rick Case thinks the Accord is “back in the ballgame” after the automaker trimmed $800 from the down payment on its 36-month lease deal. Accord sales have been down for months, and ...

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Honda cultivates new partners in Silicon Valley

Honda is working on a prototype system that would let the driver control the Drivemode app with a touch of a button embedded in the steering wheel. Photo credit: NAOTO OKAMURA TOKYO — Honda Motor Co., traditionally one of Japan’s most independent automakers, is looking for outside inspiration on new technologies. It’s a campaign for what it calls “open innovation.” ...

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Eat Your Heart Out, Sammy Hagar: 2019 Honda Insight Can Drive 55 … MPG | News

<meta itemprop=”width” content=”1170″> <meta itemprop=”height” content=”1170″> 2019 Honda Insight Manufacturer image Competes with: Toyota Prius, full stop. Don’t all hybrid sedans? Looks like: A Civic for folks with less attitude and more money Drivetrain: Gasoline-electric hybrid system with 1.5-liter four-cylinder, two electric motors and no conventional transmission, putting out a combined 151 horsepower Hits dealerships: Early summer Honda is making ...

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Honda Accord’s steward Steve Rodriguez keeps a low profile

Steve Rodriguez has worked at the Marysville plant nearly 30 years. “Every time I do a job here, it’s like the hardest job I’ve ever done.” MARYSVILLE, Ohio — Steve Rodriguez was once told he had the hardest job at Honda. As the steward of the 2018 Accord, he’s tasked with ensuring that production of Honda’s venerable sedan flows smoothly ...

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What Gas Mileage Does the 2018 Honda Accord Hybrid Get? | News

<meta itemprop=”width” content=”1170″> <meta itemprop=”height” content=”1170″> 2018 Honda Accord Hybrid Manufacturer image The EPA has released the fuel-economy ratings for the updated 2018 Honda Accord Hybrid. The latest incarnation of the fuel-sipping sedan gets an even 47 mpg across the board in its city, highway and combined estimates. Related: 2018 Honda Accord Review: Attention Must Be Paid Strangely, those figures ...

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Motorcars Honda builds a space for children

Motorcars Honda’s Kids Dealership interactive play area includes a racetrack for Lego vehicles video game racing chairs and driving simulators, a video screen and a wall display with car parts. Photo credit: RICHARD TRUETT CLEVELAND — The express lane service drive that Motorcars Honda opened in February is designed to speed oil change customers on their way in a half-hour ...

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