This release contains: 1 Related Document, 2 Photos The expert editors and evaluators at Car and Driver honored the 2017 CR-V and 2017 Ridgeline as the top vehicles in the 10Best Truck and SUV Awards . Car and Driver put the entrants through their paces, testing them on the unique attributes for their respective segments, including ride and handling, safety, technology, comfort, practicality and fuel efficiency
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This release contains: 1 Related Document The new 2017 CR-V’s chassis has evolved to provide more agile and confident handling, greater refinement, additional ground clearance, and superior overall versatility. Increased front and rear track widths combined with front MacPherson strut and rear multi-link suspension with specially tuned low-friction dampers and tubular front and solid rear stabilizer bars promote responsive turn-in and flatter cornering. A new dual-pinion, variable gear ratio Electric Power Steering (EPS) system also contributes to the CR-V’s direct and satisfying steering feel.
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This release contains: 1 Related Document Based on the 10 th generation Civic platform, the 2017 Civic Hatchback’s chassis is specially tuned and adapted for its role as a nimble, versatile and, most importantly, fun-to-drive compact car. The sophisticated front MacPherson strut and rear multi-link suspension utilize specially tuned low-friction dampers, while the front stabilizer bar is upgraded from the Sedan’s unit. The result is crisper turn-in and flatter cornering for the Civic Hatchback
This release contains: 1 Related Document Offering a significant powertrain upgrade from the previous Accord Hybrid, the 2017 model features the second-generation Intelligent Multi-Mode Drive (i-MMD) two-motor hybrid powertrain. This sophisticated, refined and seamlessly operating system further extends the Accord Hybrid’s advantages over its competitors with even more power and fuel efficiency.
This release contains: 1 Related Document Befitting the Accord Hybrid’s mission as an engaging and responsive everyday driver, chassis engineering and componentry are designed to provide a car that is quiet and responsive on city streets, quiet and smooth riding on the highway, and faithful to the driver’s wishes on winding roads. Accord Hybrid chassis features include a MacPherson strut front suspension, an aluminum front subframe, electric servo brakes, electric power steering (EPS) and Active Noise Control (ANC). The advanced MacPherson strut front suspension provides superior ride and handling qualities while also reducing interior noise, vibration and harshness (NVH).
This release contains: 1 Related Document To give the Accord Hybrid every advantage in the highly competitive mid-size class, a completely new interior was designed for the ninth-generation 2016 Accord that is being applied to the 2017 Accord Hybrid, bringing with it a level of luxury and craftsmanship never before seen in the Accord Hybrid.
This release contains: 1 Related Document The 2017 Ridgeline benefits from a completely reengineered powertrain and drivetrain that includes a new direct-injected i -VTEC V6 engine, a sophisticated 6-speed automatic transmission, and an available Intelligent Variable Torque Management (i-VTM4™) AWD system with Intelligent Traction Management system.