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Category Archives: Honda

2017 Honda Civic Si – One For the Kids


My first car was a 1980 Honda Civic. Ever since then I have had many other cars, although none of them were Hondas. Despite that I have always had a … Continue reading

May 20, 2018 · Leave a comment

1992-1995 Rover 220 Coupe Turbo – Better Late Than Never


Rover isn’t a brand that evokes much emotion or thought in America. Few remember the Sterling (800 in Britain), a midsized luxury sedan made in partnership with Honda. Unfortunately the … Continue reading

March 10, 2018 · Leave a comment

2018 Honda Accord – The Art of Practical Style and Restraint


With all the fuss about small crossovers and big SUVs, you’d think the family sedan was gone. It’s true that sales of mid-sized sedans are shrinking, so when a new … Continue reading

February 18, 2018 · Leave a comment

2016 Honda Civic: Mojo Restored


Every since it became my first car, I have always been partial to the Honda Civic. In the recent past there was little reason to be excited. Sure they had … Continue reading

October 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

1996-2001 Isuzu Vertex: Isuzu Does Its Civic Duty


Isuzu is hardly known for their cars in America anymore. The last passenger car the company sold here was the Impulse (with a GM version re-badged as the Geo Storm). … Continue reading

May 17, 2015 · 3 Comments

Screen Dreams: Automotive Infotainment Systems Part 1


While fumbling with the infotainment features on my Focus, I began to wonder about the long-term sustainability of my car’s primary driver distraction. As an early adopter, my experience with … Continue reading

April 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

2016 Honda/Acura NSX – Back to the Future


Its great news that Honda has revived its flagship sports car the NSX. For the last 10 years or so Honda cars were slowly loosing their edge when it came to … Continue reading

February 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

2002 – 2005 Honda Civic Si: Running Full Circle


Every since Honda took its Civic 1500 and tarted up its looks and suspension and called it the S in the last years of the second generation, there was always been … Continue reading

April 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

2002-2006 Acura RSX: The Sport Compact Car Evolved


The sport compact coupe market has always been a brutal one. The public, always finicky and forever chasing the next big thing will embrace the latest trend as fast as … Continue reading

October 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

1998-2002 Honda Accord: The Textbook Family Sedan


From the looks of it, the Ohio built sixth generation Honda Accord may have taken a few steps backward in the looks department. Although pleasant and never offensive looking, it … Continue reading

April 17, 2013 · Leave a comment