2016 Honda HR-V Trim Levels and MPG Emerge

Details such as trim level, starting MSRP and fuel economy have emerged on the highly anticipated 2016 Honda HR-V. We now know that the HR-V will reach up to 35 MPG with MSRP starting less than $20,000.

We also know that it should be at Waikem Honda sometime in May. Our first models have been entered into our inventory, and now that we have learned more, we’re excited to finally see one for ourselves.

The Honda HR-V will come with three trim levels and eight configurations:

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2016 Honda Pilot Details Emerge

New trim levels, improved fuel economy and better safety technology was introduced today for the new 2016 Honda Pilot.

For the first time, we’ve seen more than just the outside of this all-new SUV that debuted in the Chicago Auto Show last month. First off, the Pilot adds a new Touring Elite top of the line. All-in-all there are five available trim levels, and the Touring Elite is the most luxurious of them all. Touring Elite gives you all the great features of the modern vehicle, including:

  • Panoramic Sunroof
  • LED Headlights
  • Blind Spot Indicators
  • Rear Heated Seats
  • Heated Steering Wheel
  • Rear Captain’s Chairs (first time Honda has offered this in the Pilot)
  • Lane Watch

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Hondas Recognized for Long-Term Reliability


A number of Honda models were honored by Consumer Reports for their ability to last forever. The Honda Civic, Pilot, Odyssey, Accord and CR-V were in the top of the list of “Best cars for making it to 200,000 miles.” So if you’re looking for a long-term investment in your next vehicle, look no further than Honda.

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Consumer Reports looks at real-world reports and survey data from readers and mechanics to create this list. Each vehicle also had to be Consumer Reports recommended to qualify. We here at Waikem Honda are not surprised that all of Honda’s top models we made the top ten.

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Honda Debuts 2016 Honda Pilot

The all-new redesigned 2016 Honda Pilot debuted  Thursday at the Chicago Auto Show.

The all-new redesigned 2016 Honda Pilot debuted Thursday at the Chicago Auto Show.

The totally redesigned 2016 Honda Pilot made its world debut Thursday at the Chicago Auto Show. The new SUV has an all-new look inside and out and it has shed  300 pounds for better fuel economy and cabin quietness.

The new 2016 Honda Pilot will hit the dealership in summer 2015. If the first reviews are any indication, you’re really going to like this new family-friendly SUV.

Brand New Look 

The third-generation Honda Pilot looks nothing like the previous model. Instead of the boxy look of the current models, the new Pilot has a modern, sleek look with a smaller, thin front grill, wide headlines and creases leading down the sides. The Pilot has new thin rear headlights and overall it looks much more like a modern vehicle. Think about an extended CR-V when you think about the new Pilot.

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2015 Honda Fit earns five-star crash rating

The amazing 2015 Honda Fit has earned the top 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score from that National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. This is one of the most important safety awards given to a vehicle, adding to a number of other safety awards claimed by the new Fit this year.

The redesigned 2015 Honda Fit received the perfect overall score, and it also received perfect scores in front and side crashes. In rollover crashes, the Fit received a four out of five star score.

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2015 Honda CR-V Tops Resale Value Awards

The all-new 2015 Honda CR-V is one of the top ten nationally vehicles nationally for resale value.

The all-new 2015 Honda CR-V is one of the top ten nationally vehicles nationally for resale value.

The 2015 Honda CR-V was in the industry’s top ten nationally for resale value in the 2015 Kelley Blue Book resale value awards. As the first Compact SUV to ever appear in KBB’s top ten, there are few better choices for projected future value in your next vehicle.

The Resale Value Awards calculate a vehicle’s five-year projected resale value. In simple terms, what’s the vehicle going to be worth to you when you’re ready to trade it in? The CR-V is projected to retain 50.8% of value at 60 months, putting it tenth overall out of everything in the industry today.

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Honda Fit Tops KBB Resale Value Award

The 2015 Honda Fit was voted the Best Subcompact Car in the annual KBB Best Resale Value Awards

The 2015 Honda Fit was voted the Best Subcompact Car in the annual KBB Best Resale Value Awards

The 2015 Honda Fit topped the Best Subcompact Car category in the annual Kelley Blue Book Resale Value Awards. Looking at which cars in their class would hold their value best five years after ownership, KBB said there is no better choice than the amazingly spacious Honda Fit.

The Best Resale Value Awards are among the most important and prestigious awards in the industry today, because resale value is one of the most important, and sometimes overlooked aspects of car shopping. You want your vehicle to have value at the end of your ownership, and often times depreciation — or loss of value — is typically a car buyer’s primary expense during ownership.

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2016 Honda HR-V Leading its Class in Fuel Economy

The 2016 Honda HR-V hasn’t even hit the showrooms but it is already shaking up the competition with its class leading fuel economy. It is reaching an impressive 35 mpg on the highway and an incredible 28 mpg in the city. This is a crossover that Is new to the Honda family and we are excited for its debut in spring this year.

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Honda Accord: #1 in Owner Loyalty

The Honda Accord was recognized for having the most loyal customers. This is the second consecutive year the Accord has won this award from IHS Automotive. The IHS Automotive Loyalty Awards was given because current  Honda Accord owners return to purchase another Accord.

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Honda Odyssey Voted Best Commuter Van

The 2015 Honda Odyssey was voted the best minivan for commuting and carpooling.

A number of sources — Consumer Reports, Forbes, Yahoo Autos and Gas Buddy, combined in making the list of best commuter vehicles. With its Consumer Reports high score, great fuel economy and all the comfort you need for your next vehicle.

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