Honda to host Google Hangout with industry experts and media Hear about latest in-car smartphone connectivity launching with 2014 Civic Moderated by TechnoBuffalo editor-in-chief Jon Rettinger Join Honda and other connected car experts today at 10:00 am PT on a Google Hangout for the launch of Honda’s next generation of in-vehicle connectivity debuting on the 2014 Civic. Hosted by Jon Rettinger, editor-in-chief of TechnoBuffalo , viewers can go to the Honda YouTube Channel ( http://www.youtube.com/user/Honda ) to watch the Hangout and use #HondaLink to Honda social channels to ask questions. Following the event, additional materials will be available on www.hondanews.com including high resolution video, photography and press materials.
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The sleekly styled Honda FCEV Concept, made its world debut today at the Los Angeles International Auto Show.
Overview With features like electric power-assisted rack-and-pinion steering (EPS), Amplitude Reactive Dampers and the world’s first electric servo automobile brake system, the Accord Hybrid’s chassis dynamics fully match the sophisticated operation of its Earth Dreams Technology™ powertrain. The benefits extend to every driving situation, including a smooth ride experience, minimal road noise, vibration and harshness (NVH), accurate steering response with a light steering feel, and minimal body roll during cornering. It all results in a fun-to-drive, best-in-class feel among midsize hybrid sedans.
Overview Based on the award-winning ninth-generation Accord Sedan, the 2014 Accord Hybrid Sedan combines crisp styling and aerodynamic efficiency with a high degree of practicality and extraordinary structural strength. At 192.2 inches in length, the Accord Hybrid is just fractionally longer than the Accord Sedan (191.4) inches due to the addition of a trunk lid spoiler; it is also fractionally lower with an overall height of 57.5 inches, compared to 57.7 inches for the Accord Sedan
Model Transmission MSRP* EPA** City/Hwy/Combined MPG Insight CVT 1 $18,725 41/44/42 Insight PZEV CVT 1 $18,725 41/44/42 Insight LX CVT $20,500 41/44/42 Insight LX PZEV CVT $20,500 41/44/42 Insight EX CVT $22,190 41/44/42 Insight EX PZEV CVT $22,190 41/44/42 Insight EX w/ Navigation CVT $23,915 41/44/42 Insight EX w/ Navigation PZEV CVT $23,915 41/44/42 1 CVT = Continuously Variable Transmission *Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) excluding tax, license, registration, $790 destination charge and options.
Honda Automobiles: Happy Honda Days Campaign Taps Grammy® Award-Winning Michael Bolton to Highlight Year-End Sales Event
Integrated holiday-themed campaign stars Michael Bolton on TV and social media Unique live social media event on Nov. 22 features Bolton delivering personalized holiday greetings with promoted hashtag #XOXOBolton Happy Honda Days campaign includes digital, print and radio Honda is going over the top this holiday season with a hilarious, tongue-in-cheek multiplatform advertising campaign for the annual Happy Honda Days year-end sales event that features multiple Grammy® Award-winning singer, songwriter Michael Bolton. The integrated campaign launches on TV today and is supported in print, digital and radio advertising
Honda Automobiles: 2014 Honda Accord, Plug-In Hybrid Accord, Civic Si and CR-V Named ‘Best Resale Value’ Vehicles by Kelley Blue Book’s KBB.com
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.
Of all the things Honda’s Ridgeline pickup might be accused of, succumbing to peer pressure isn’t one of them. It’s always had its own distinct style, and just to keep things interesting for the 2014 model year, Honda is giving the Ridgeline the special-edition treatment. Honda tells us many Ridgeline buyers really dug the blacked-out …