A red 2021 Honda Accord Hybrid travels on a two-lane highway on a hillside
Hybrids & Electrics

The 2021 Honda Accord Hybrid Is Actually Pretty Fast Too

The Honda Accord is one of the most popular midsize sedans and a favorite among critics. It also offers a variety of engine options and athletic handling. But does that carry over to the hybrid version? Typically, drivers anticipate sacrificing speed for overall efficiency when switching to hybrid cars. However, according to U.S. News, the …

A silver 2021 Honda CR-V Touring model with its headlights on while parked on a city street at night
Crossover & Midsize

The 2021 Honda CR-V LX Has the Worst Headlights of All Models

Headlights may not be the first thing you think of when shopping for a new compact SUV like the Honda CR-V. But they’re a vital component of safe driving. Although advanced LED headlights are widely available, they’re still largely offered only as an option, if at all. Typically, halogen headlamps come standard. Though that doesn’t …

A blue 2021 Honda CR-V parked next to a CR-V Hybrid on a white covered bridge
Crossover & Midsize

Is the 2021 Honda CR-V EX Worth $2,500 Over the CR-V LX?

The Honda CR-V consistently continues to outshine rivals in a crowded segment. Drivers appreciate its spacious accommodations and outstanding reliability. As of 2020, the base CR-V also got a full suite of advanced safety features, making it a great value. The entry-level Honda CR-V LX retails for $25,350, plus an extra $1,500 if you want …

Two 2021 Honda CR-V Touring models, one blue and one dark gray, parked next to each other on a white covered bridge
Crossover & Midsize

Faulty Brakes Already Plague the 2020 Honda CR-V

The 2020 Honda CR-V looks like a smart purchase. It handles well, gets good gas mileage, and comes with plenty of tech and advanced safety features. But despite the brand’s reputation for safety, the 2020 Honda CR-V is already plagued by consumer complaints about its brakes. The 2020 Honda CR-V at a glance Honda has …

A photo of a Harley-Davidson Sportster on the road.
2 Wheels

All Of These Motorcycles Killed Off In 2021

Harley, Yamaha, and others are discontinuing a number of bikes in 2021. Some, we’re glad to see them go. But others are like old friends that have been around for years. Still, we know that with the old going out there is a lot of new coming in. So here are the motorcycles that will …

A Honda Civic sedan is on display during 2020 Beijing International Automotive Exhibition
Sedans & Coupes

Thief Uses 2020 Honda Civic’s Features to Steal the Vehicle

The 2020 Honda Civic’s impressive fuel economy, roomy interior, turbo engine, and remarkable standard features are just a few reasons many drivers may have invested in this model. The 2020 Civic received many great reviews and rankings, but it hasn’t been all smooth sailing for the compact car. Unfortunately, many 2020 Honda Civic owners have …

The 2021 Honda Ridgeline RTL-E parked in an open plain in front of trees.
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Honda Ridgeline Is Perfect for Casual Truck Users

MotorTrend recently released its list of the Best Pickup Trucks to Buy in 2021. The 2021 Honda Ridgeline made the list as the Best Midsize Pickup Truck. While domestic truck fans might be scratching their heads over this choice, casual truck owners might find the Honda Ridgeline meets their needs. It’s not a traditional truck. …

2021 Honda Ridgeline
Trucks & SUVs

Consumer Reports Only Recommends 2 Pickup Trucks For 2021

In the U.S., trucks are too popular to simply call popular. The Ford F-150 remains one of the best-selling, not only trucks but vehicles overall the U.S. has ever known. Even though this fact will likely remain true for a very long time to come, Consumer Reports very rarely gives any pickup truck the “recommended” …

The 2019 Honda HR-V (in gray) is on display at the 111th Annual Chicago Auto Show
Crossover & Midsize

Performance Is Where the 2021 Honda HR-V Falls Short

Smaller cars and SUVs generally aren’t the most exciting cars to drive. They typically have underpowered engines, so they’re better suited to quick city commutes rather than frequent highway driving. Thankfully, plenty of small cars allow you to upgrade to a turbo motor for a much-needed boost. However, the Honda HR-V is not one of …

rendering of the Kia pickup truck in a parking lot
Trucks & SUVs

When Are We Finally Getting a Kia Pickup Truck?

With the success of the brand’s most rugged model, the Kia Telluride, some of us are wondering what’s next. We already know that Kia can package a large unibody vehicle and sell it like hotcakes. So when are we finally getting a Kia pickup truck? While there’s no Kia pickup truck yet, it’s not exactly …

A white Honda HR-V is seen parked during the Vienna Car Show press preview at Messe Wien, as part of Vienna Holiday Fair
Crossover & Midsize

The 2021 Honda HR-V Has Barebones Standard Safety

Nowadays, shoppers don’t buy cars based solely on looks or horsepower: they’re also invested in advanced safety features. Useful features like mandated backup cameras and blind-spot monitors can make even the most cautious driver feel more secure. Honda makes a variety of reliable cars, some of the most popular being SUVs. The Honda CR-V, the …

The 2021 Honda Odyssey driving down an empty road
Cars

Critics Disagree on How Reliable the 2021 Honda Odyssey Is

Odds are, if you’re in the market for a new family hauler, you want one that’s reliable. And why wouldn’t you? No one wants to be the owner of a vehicle that can’t actually be counted on to work. Unfortunately for the 2021 Honda Odyssey, the critics don’t exactly agree on how reliable this year’s …

The side view of a gold-brown 1976 Honda CB550 Four in front of a white shed
2 Wheels

The Honda CB550 Is an Overlooked Classic Super Standard

It’s hard to overstate the CB750’s impact on the motorcycle world. When it launched in 1969, its affordable performance and technology helped coin the term ‘superbike.’ It also launched the Universal Japanese Motorcycle segment, and inspired rivals like the BMW R90S. But the CB750’s status can overshadow some of the other contemporary Honda four-cylinder bikes—including …

The 2021 Honda Odyssey parked
Cars

How Many Miles Will a Honda Odyssey Last?

The 2021 Honda Odyssey is the ideal family hauler. It’s spacious, stock full of features, and safe. But how many miles can you actually expect the Honda Odyssey to last? Turns out, quite a few. The Honda Odyssey is the perfect fit for families If you’re in the market for a new family hauler, you …

a honda ridgeline at speed on a dirt road
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Honda Ridgeline Is Cool but Insensibly Expensive

Topping compact pickup truck lists across the board, the 2021 Honda Ridgeline is here to prove that a unibody truck can still bring it. The recent redesign of the Ridgeline gives it a new style that looks better than ever. That said, we think the redesigned 2021 Honda Ridgeline is cool but insensibly expensive. There’s …

A gray 2021 Honda CR-V Touring
Trucks & SUVs

How Many Miles Will a Honda CR-V Last?

If you’re on the hunt for a compact SUV, odds are you have the CR-V on your list of vehicles to check out. And why not? The Honda CR-V is a modestly priced compact SUV that’s safe, reliable, and has plenty of great features to offer. But when it comes to this year’s model, how …

A 2021 Honda Accord Hybrid driving down a city street
Sedans & Coupes

The Honda Accord is a Better Hybrid Than the Toyota Camry

The idea of driving a hybrid vehicle can be intimidating to owners who have always driven traditional combustion engines. The happy intermediate seems to be a particularly popular market of offering a hybrid drivetrain on already popular and well-loved vehicles. As a stepping stone into the world of hybrids and all-electric cars, there are more …