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Seven Passenger MPV To Be Developed

If you're a fan of the 2012 Honda Fit, then you'll be happy to know that the Japanese automaker is working on an all-new variant of the subcompact hatchback to be released in India. Known currently by its code name, the Honda "2NH," the vehicle features the same hatchback design and powertrain as the Honda Fit. However, it adds an extra row of seats into the equation in order to fit more passengers…

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Honda CR-V Takes On The Competition

Consumer Reports recently put the 2012 Honda CR-V up against the Mazda CX-5 in a head-to-head small SUV test. The magazine's editors admit that both models excelled in nearly every area tested, but only one could win. So which model championed the test? That would be the 2012 Honda CR-V.

"While their overall scores were close, these two small SUVs have very distinct characteristics that will probably appeal to different types of drivers"1…

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Honda Rewards Pinterest Users

Were you like us...anxiously awaiting for your Pinterest invite? Excited to check out what this newest social network was all about. And then, finally when you were invited, hours were spent pinning and repinning ideas, hobbies, recipes, and more? Well, all that time may not have been for nothing, as it may have caught the attention of some of the higher ups at Honda

In a clever marketing move Honda found a way to…

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Honda Named a Preferred Manufacturer By Zipcar

If you're in need of occasional transportation that is reliable and easy to use, we at Capital Honda suggest you check out Zipcar. What is Zipcar, you ask? Well, its a carshare program that has more than 8,900 vehicles available for is 673,000 members. In the past Zipcar has offered a variety of makes and models for its members to use, but in the future we will soon be seeing many more…
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New Execs Announced by Honda

There's a new sheriff in town at Honda Motors. Actually, a more accurate job title would be head of research and development for North America Honda subsidiaries, but let's be honest, that doesn't quite roll of the tongue. The fine folks at Honda R&D are responsible for design of popular US-based models like Honda Accord.

Erik Berkman will be named president of Honda R&D Americas April 1. And no, this…

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Honda Brings Ferris Back

Bueller? Bueller? Bueller? We got to hand it to the marketing folks at Honda, bringing Ferris Bueller back, and in style we might add. The Japanese motor company successfully launched a viral campaign before the big game, and it had many products of the 80s excited to say the least. C-ostarring Matthew Broderick and the redesigned Honda CR-V, the short put a modern twist on the 80s classic Ferris Bueller Day's Off.

The new…

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Honda Working on A New Compact SUV

The thing Capital Honda finds most interesting about this isn't the fact that Honda is growing their SUV lineup with a new, more compact option. Rather, it's the platform on which it plans to base the smaller SUV - the same features in the best-selling Honda Civic.

The current CUV and SUV lineup from Honda is comprised of the Pilot, CR-Z and Crosstour. All three of these models have proved successful in the U…

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Honda Civic Celebrates Turning 39!

It's hard to believe the Honda Civic originally debuted 39 years ago. It seems like just yesterday. To celebrate, the Japanese automaker is offering a total of seven different 2012 Honda Civics. And, Capital Honda can proudly say there is something for everyone.

The 2012 Honda Civic Sedan, for example, is fitted with a refined 140-horsepower (hp), 1.8-liter, 16-valve SOHC i-VTEC engine and mated to either a five-speed automatic or five-speed manual transmission…

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What Safety Means To Honda

Honda is constantly trying to enhance its vehicle safety. They've got numerous awards to show for it. However, as many automakers claim high standards for safety, we wanted to take a moment to spell out exactly what makes Honda's safety distinct. It all boils down to a long-standing philosophy lived and breathed by the company's engineers.

Honda Safety Philosophy

"Honda is committed to providing safety for everyone - not only for our own…

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Honda Tied For #1 in Customer Loyalty

A new study by J.D. Power and Associates reveals which autos earned the best customer loyalty in 2010. Tied at first place is Honda, retaining 62 percent of its customers.

The loyalty study measures not only the rate automotive brands retain existing customers, but also the reasons customers remain loyal.  Data shows that Honda's customer loyalty is driven by the Honda Accord, the Honda CR-V, and the Honda Pilot and an understanding of…
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