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2022 Acura MDX - Review by Larry Nutson

2022 Acura MDX - Review by Larry Nutson

Acura was the first Japanese luxury brand in the U.S. arriving on our shores 35 years ago in 1986. The first vehicle models they sold were two-door and four-door sedans. ... Continue reading

2022 Acura MDX-SH AWD Advance - Review by David Colman +VIDEO

2022 Acura MDX-SH AWD Advance - Review by David Colman +VIDEO

A revamped and stiffened platform increases width and length by 2 inches, and stretches the wheelbase by 2.8 inches. That reconfiguration confers spacious luxury status on second-row passengers and makes the tilt-down third-row bench a more useful and attractive feature. ... Continue reading

2021 Acura TLX - Review by Larry Nutson

2021 Acura TLX - Review by Larry Nutson

The 2021 Acura TLX continues the performance focus of Acura established with the launch of the second-generation NSX supercar, the brand’s return to motorsports competition, and by new approaches to Acura design and technology first seen in concept vehicles and in the newest-generation Acura RDX utility vehicle. ... Continue reading

Buh-Bye Third-Party Used Car Dealers? Honda Finance Will No Longer Allow End-Of-Lease Vehicles Returned To Non-Franchised Dealer

Buh-Bye Third-Party Used Car Dealers? Honda Finance Will No Longer Allow End-Of-Lease Vehicles Returned To Non-Franchised Dealer

American Honda Finance Corporation (AHFC) announced it will direct customers to return all leased vehicles to authorized Honda and Acura dealers only in accordance with their lease agreement. ... Continue reading

2021 Acura TLX SH-AWD A-SPEC - Review by David Colman +VIDEO

2021 Acura TLX SH-AWD A-SPEC - Review by David Colman +VIDEO

Stunning looks and performance are tempered by overly complex system controls ... Continue reading

American Honda Sets Sales Record June 2021 And 2nd Quarter

American Honda Sets Sales Record June 2021 And 2nd Quarter

American Honda announced sales results for the Honda and Acura brands today. Driven by record truck deliveries and strong car sales, Honda brand set a new June sales record, which included June records for CR-V, Pilot, Passport and HR-V. Acura also continued sales momentum, with the ILX setting a new June record and Ac ... Continue reading

"Hold Everything! Charger Etiquette, Gotta Move My Car"; Inconvenience of Long Recharging Times Just One Cause Of Slow EV Sales

"Hold Everything! Charger Etiquette, Gotta Move My Car"; Inconvenience of Long Recharging Times Just One Cause Of Slow EV Sales

Problem is, most public charging stations now fill cars much too slowly, requiring hours — not minutes — to provide enough electricity for an extended trip. ... Continue reading

2022 Acura MDX earns IIHS Top Safety Pick+ award

2022 Acura MDX earns IIHS Top Safety Pick+ award

The 2022 Acura MDX, a midsize luxury SUV, earns a Top Safety Pick+ award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety with a standard front crash prevention system that earns superior ratings in vehicle-to-vehicle and vehicle-to-pedestrian evaluations. To qualify for Top Safety Pick+, the higher of the Institute’s ... Continue reading

Honda and Acura Set April 2021 USA Sales Records

Honda and Acura Set April 2021 USA Sales Records

American Honda and Honda brand light trucks set new all-time sales records Honda cars and trucks combine for best April sales in brand history HR-V and Passport record best-ever sales, while CR-V and Pilot each set April records Civic and Accord combine to top 49,000 deliveries in April Acura posts best April truck sal ... Continue reading

Honda Targets 100% EV and Fuel Cell Sales Plus Advanced Driver Safety Systems in North America by 2040

Honda Targets 100% EV and Fuel Cell Sales Plus Advanced Driver Safety Systems in North America by 2040

New Honda EV models based on e:Architecture coming in North America starting from the second half of this decade, following first volume EVs in MY2024 Honda to add omnidirectional ADAS (advanced driver-assistance system) to Honda Sensing™ technologies, to all new automobile models by 2030, striving for zero auto and ... Continue reading

Kelley Blue Book Helps Car Shoppers Navigate Electric Car Tax Credits

Kelley Blue Book Helps Car Shoppers Navigate Electric Car Tax Credits

Electric cars undoubtedly are the wave of the future, and growth in the segment is on quite an upward trajectory. According to data from Cox Automotive, electrified vehicles accounted for 7.8% of the total Q1 2021 sales, up from 4.8% in the same period last year. ... Continue reading

NHTSA Recall Summary April 6, 2021 (Official)

NHTSA Recall Summary April 6, 2021 (Official)

Recalled Manufacturer - Chevrolet, GMC, Porsche, BMW, Ford, Genesis, Honda, Acura, RV's, Big Rigs, The following may apply to one or more of your vehicles if your vehicle is listed below. Click on the NHTSA Recall ID Number below to read more about the safety issue and the reason for the recall.To find out if your spec ... Continue reading

Honda Reports March 2021 Sales Records

Honda Reports March 2021 Sales Records

American Honda sets new March record for total vehicle sales, pushing Q1 up 16% over 2020 Acura MDX has best sales month in history, while also powering Acura SUVs to best-ever month Acura brand posts best total March sales since 2005, with dramatic increases in SUV and sedan sales Refreshed Honda Ridgeline scores seco ... Continue reading

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