Honda’s new compact crossover is designed to slot below the CR-V and do battle with the new Jeep Renegade, Nissan Juke, Chevrolet Trax and in many ways the Kia Soul as well. Based on the 2015 Honda Fit, the new 2016 HR-V delivers much of the same feel out on the road but it actually […]
The Civic Si disappointed me a little, but oddly enough it’s not the Si’s fault. Honda’s performance coupe and sedan represent an incremental improvement over the last generation Si, it’s fast, it’s fun and it’s affordable. What then is the problem? Quite simply the other Civics have gotten so good that the Si somehow feels […]
Thanks to an event called the Trail Trek Tour I had the opportunity to test a variety of every-day crossovers on some back-country trails in Virginia. The results were about as I expected but there were a few crossovers that did better than I thought. Why no Subaru? Why no Rogue? Why no X? The […]
Hydrogen seems to be the key to making a zero emissions vehicle with a long range and a user experience essentially identical to an every-day gasoline car. Obvious concerns and questions about hydrogen filling infrastructure aside, the 2018 Honda Clarity Fuel Cell has to be the coolest car I drove in 2017 and one of […]
Honda’s HR-V may not be the fastest, fanciest, or most luxurious option in the subcompact crossover segment, but it is an excellent value and has one of the largest and most practical interior in the segment. If you’re shopping for a small, affordable crossover, this Honda should be on your list .
Honda is marketing the new Passport 2-row CUV as the off-road alternative to the Nissan Murano, Ford Edge and Hyundai Santa Fe. In reality, the new Passport …
Can you fit three child seats in the 2015 CR-V? Can an adult sit in the front seat with a rearward facing convertible seat behind them? Today I drive the 2015 CR-V to find out.
Honda’s Civic is the first mainstream model to get a turbo under the hood and it’s a fantastic combination. With similar fuel economy to the standard engine, the turbo model gets considerably better performance with similar fuel economy.