New Honda FCV Concept revealed

Photo New Honda FCV Concept revealed

A new Honda FCV Concept – a hydrogen fuel cell powered electric car – has been previewed as Honda reveal it is a close look at its production FCV due in 2016. It’s a bit of a hydrogen car news day, with the Toyota FCV getting a proper name – the Toyota Mirai – and now […]

Honda Accord AXED – no replacement expected

Photo Honda Accord AXED - no replacement expected

The Honda Accord is to be axed in the UK and Europe by the end of 2014 with no replacement planned as Honda decide the traditional saloon is now unworkable. The Honda Accord seems to have been around forever as a competent, but rather unexciting, traditional saloon and estate appealing to a very traditional market […]

Honda Civic Tourer 1.6 i-DTEC wins MPG Marathon

Photo Honda Civic Tourer 1.6 i-DTEC MPG Marathon

 The Honda Civic Tourer  with Honda’s latest 1.6 i-DTEC ‘Earth Dreams’ engine has managed to do 97.2mpg in this year’s MPG Marathon event. Last year Honda took the CR-V 1.6i-DTEC out MPG Marathon playing, and managed to return an impressive 78mpg in a car the official figures say should do 63mpg, disproving (to a point) that cars just […]

2015 Honda CR-V Facelift Paris 2014 debut

Photo 2015 Honda CR-V Facelift

The Honda CR-V has been given a bit of a cosmetic makeover for 2015 and gets a more powerful 1.6 i-DTEC diesel engine and nine-speed auto ‘box. Debuts at Paris 2014. It’s two years since the latest Honda CR-V arrived in the UK (and a chunk longer since it arrived in the US and Japan), […]

Honda HR-V small SUV debut at Paris Motor Show

Photo Honda HR-V

The first photos of the new Honda HR-V – a supermini SUV – have been revealed ahead of a debut at the 2014 Paris Motor Show and a 2015 on sale date. If the Honda HR-V name sounds familiar, that’s because Honda has already made an HR-V – a small supermini SUV – which arrived […]

New Honda Civic Black Edition launches

Photo New Honda Civic Black Edition launches

The Honda Civic Black Edition has been launched with a cosmetic makeover and Honda offers a Comprehensive Care Plan Policy for servicing. The Honda Civic in normal guise – as opposed to the Type R – might not be the most inspiring car on the market, but it offers a convincing package nonetheless of great quality and […]

Honda cutting production in Swindon again – 500 jobs at risk

Photo Honda UK Swindon

Honda UK is cutting production at their Swindon Plant – by cutting shifts from 3 to 2 – as weak demand in Europe sees the Swindon Plant running at half capacity. It’s only a year since Honda announced 800 job cuts at Swindon (which eventually was 550) and now they’re about to cut a further […]