2014 Honda Civic, Accord Among September’s Best Deals

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With low leases available, the 2014 Honda Civic LX is among the best offers for September 2014, according to experts in the automotive experts.

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Low leases available on the 2014 Honda Accord LX Sedan

 

U.S. News and World Reports has the 2014 Honda Civic and 2014 Honda Accord in its list of the top deals on new cars for September 2014. And at Waikem Honda, we are still offering clearance pricing, low leases, low interest rates and $0 down available!

U.S. News and World Reports highlights the Accord first, promoting low leases available as we get ready to make room for the 2015 models.

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Honda Fit, Civic Voted Best Back to School Cars

The Honda Fit and Honda Civic were among the top five new Back-to-School cars for the 2014-2015 school year, according Kelley Blue Book.

What gets a car on this list? KBB.com looked at practicability and affordability when compiling its list, so for instance fuel economy, price, safety, consumer ratings and more makes these two Hondas the perfect choice for you and/or your young student driver as they go back to college or high school.

2015 Honda Fit

The Honda Fit is completely redesigned inside and out, and it’s the obvious choice as the NO. 1 overall pick across the industry. The Fit is considered Honda’s most affordable new car, according to KBB, and it’s the perfect choice for any college student.

This small urban dweller is nimble on the outside so it’s easy to park in a tight space on a street or a crowded lot. Inside, there’s nothing like the Fit for exterior space. You can fit an entire dorm or apartment’s worth of cargo inside thanks to a wide roof, seats that fold down and ample trunk space.

The Fit’s also a great choice for bike owners.

We know you’re on a budget, so the Fit saves you money at the pump thanks to an EPA Estimated 41 MPG on the highway.

View our Honda Fit Inventory

Honda Civic

The Honda Civic finishes near the top of the list thanks to great fuel economy, great safety tech and the reliability that has always made the Civic a top choice. With an EPA estimated 39 Highway MPG, the Civic also helps you drive right past the pump. The Civic keeps you and your teen safe on the road thanks to a standard rearview camera, and standard hands-free Bluetooth phone, so you and your teen is focused on the road, not their phone.

And of course, as Honda, you are purchasing a vehicle that has a reputation for lasting forever.

View the current Honda Civic Inventory 

There is a reason why you have seen Hondas filling the lots of high schools and colleges for more than 30 years. Learn more about these and all Honda models today, and keep the entire family safe as another school year gets started.

Honda Accord Voted Best Car for Moms

The Honda Accord was voted the best family cars for moms by Consumer Reports.

The Honda Accord was voted the best family cars for moms by Consumer Reports.

Consumer Reports voted the Honda Accord as the best car for moms. The advocate magazine chooses the Accord for value, quality, safety and purchase price. The vehicles also must already be Consumer Reports recommended.

Among all cars in the “family cars” category, the Honda Accord was the top choice. It beat out comparable models including the Toyota Camry, Mazda 6 and Chevy Malibu. Consumer Reports calls the Accord “roomy, nice to drive, well equipped and very fuel efficient.”

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Honda Acord Voted Automotive Magazine All-Star

The 2014 Honda Accord was again named an all-star by Automobile Magazine.

The 2014 Honda Accord was again named an all-star by Automobile Magazine.

The 2014 Honda Accord was voted as a vehicle all star again this year by Automotive Magazine. The Accord was also the only midsized sedan on this year’s list. A vehicle make this list based on long-term road trips, an evaluation of features, and overall vehicle scores.

So what puts the Accord on this list? Automobile Magazine calls the Accord spacious, fuel efficient reliable and has excellent visibility.

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Honda Accord Hybrid Among 10 Best Green Cars

As we celebrate Earth Day, it’s important to look at the cars and manufacturers devoted to making our planet a better place to live. Today KBB.com named the 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid one of its 10 best green cars.

The Hybrid was honored for its superb fuel economy while not compromising on ride quality.

. “This recognition from Kelley Blue Book validates the efforts of Honda engineers who for decades have continued to work towards our goal to leave ‘Blue Skies for our Children,” said Steven Center, vice president of the Environmental Business Development Office at American Honda Motor Co., Inc.

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Honda Rearview Cameras Recognized by NTHSA

Thanks to innovative features like their rearview camera, the Honda lineup has been recognized by the NHTSA for advanced safety.

Thanks to innovative features like their rearview camera, the Honda lineup has been recognized by the NHTSA for advanced safety.

The rearview cameras standard on many Honda models have been recognized for safety technology from the National Traffic Highway Safety Administration. The manufacturer was the first to be recognized by the U.S. Department of Transportation for having met its Advanced Technology Feature performance criteria.

Nearly all Honda models come standard with the rearview camera. They include:

2014 Honda CR-V Earns Best Car for the Money Award

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The 2014 Honda CR-V has earned the Best Car for the Money Award in its class from U.S. News and World Reports. Taking home the award in the compact SUV category, the CR-V was honored for its versatility.

U.S. News and World Reports says of the CR-V: “With a roomy, comfortable interior, solid performance and plenty of standard tech features, the 2014 Honda CR-V stands out in this highly competitive class. Because it has the best combination of positive reviews, price and long-term ownership costs in its class, we named the 2014 Honda CR-V the Best Compact SUV for the Money.”

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2014 Honda Odyssey Earns NHTSA Top Safety Score

The 2014 Honda Odyssey is the first vehicle to earn a 5-star crash rating from NHTSA and an IIHS Top Safety Pick Plus.

The 2014 Honda Odyssey is the first minivan to earn a 5-star crash rating from NHTSA and an IIHS Top Safety Pick Plus.

The 2014 Honda Odyssey continues its reputation for safety today, earning a 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the top score a vehicle can earn in this test.

Following this score, the Honda Odyssey is the only minivan to earn the top 5-star crash test score and Top Safety Pick Plus score from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.

“With a 14-year history of top ratings in NHTSA’s New Car Assessment Program, even as those top ratings have become harder to achieve, family car buyers have learned that the Odyssey is designed to help take care of their precious cargo,” said Art St. Cyr, vice president of product planning and logistics at American Honda. “For customers looking to buy a minivan that achieves the highest-available safety ratings from the NHTSA and the IIHS, the Odyssey is the one and only choice.”

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2014 Honda Accord Wins KBB Cost of Ownership Award

The 2014 Honda Accord has the lowest cost to own among mid-sized cars.

The 2014 Honda Accord has the lowest cost to own among mid-sized cars.

The 2014 Honda Accord has received KBB’s lowest cost of ownership award in the midsized car category. This means that you won’t break the bank when to take home the 2014 Honda Accord.

Kelley Blue Book calculates everything that goes in to owning a vehicle, depreciation, fuel costs, finance and insurance fees, maintenance and repair fees and state fees. The Accord’s five-year cost to own is $34,816, barely edging comparable models from Kia and Hyundai.

So why Honda? KBB says the 5-year cost to own value puts it over the top.

“There’s just no denying a well-earned reputation for quality and reliability, and the soothing truth that an Accord is brilliantly easy to operate.”

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REVIEW: 2014 Honda Civic

 

The All-New 2014 Honda Civic features a new CVT transmission, among other upgrades.

The All-New 2014 Honda Civic features a new CVT transmission, among other upgrades.

The 2014 Honda Civic hits the Massillon showroom with an all-new CVT transmission, upgrade interior and upgrades in technology and safety.

SO WHAT’S NEW? 

All models come with a new available continuously variable transmission. This replaces the traditional 5-speed automatic transmission in both the coupe and sedan models. Honda says CVT provides a smooth, quick acceleration and improves fuel economy. The Civic now gets 30 mpg city, 39 highway.

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