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May 2012 Car Sales: The Best-Selling (And Worst-Selling) Vehicles
May 2012 Car Sales: The Best-Selling (And Worst-Selling) Vehicles

May’s overall vehicle sales are perhaps best summed up by author Charles Dickens, who once penned, “it was the best of times, it was the worst of times.” For Chrysler, the former is true, while for Mitsubishi that latter applies. Breaking sales down by individual models, some cars...Read More»

2013 Mazda CX-5 crossover
2013 Mazda CX-5, 2012 Chevy Camaro ZL1, #WantAnR8: Car News Headlines

Today at High Gear Media, Coda delivered its first electric sedan and Chevy revealed the production 2013 TrailBlazer. Hyundai is working on the next-generation Genesis Sedan and we drove the Volvo C30 electric car. All this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car Connection. Lojack...Read More»

2001 Honda Accord Sedan
Honda Expands Recall Of 2001-2003 Honda And Acura Vehicles

Honda is widening its already-announced recall of certain 2001-2003 model year Honda and Acura vehicles over airbag fixes. The automaker says, in a statement, that the issue is that the affected driver’s airbag inflators “may deploy with too much pressure, which can cause the inflator...Read More»

2012 Honda Accord
2012 Family Cars With NHTSA Five-Star Ratings

Families looking for 2012 model year cars, minivans, SUVs and crossovers awarded the five-star overall ratings by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) have a number of different choices. Granted, the list doesn’t include some popular vehicles from many manufacturers, at...Read More»

2010 Honda Accord Sedan
2005-10 Honda Accord, 2007-10 CR-V, 2005-08 Element: Recall Alert

Honda is voluntarily recalling approximately 1.5 million vehicles to update software controlling the automatic transmission. Specific vehicles involved in the voluntary recall are certain models equipped with four-cylinder engines, including 2005-10 Honda Accords, 2007-10 CR-Vs, and 2005-08...Read More»

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1994 Honda Accord Tops List Of Most Stolen Vehicles In 2010

It’s a dubious distinction, especially for one of the perennial best-selling family cars in the United States, but the 1994 Honda Accord tops the list of most stolen vehicles in 2010. According to a report from the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB), “Hot Wheels,” almost...Read More»

Jaguar XKR-S testing at Goodwood
2012 Jaguar XKR-S, Toyota Repo, GM Employees For LGBTQ: Today's Car News

Jaguar has released drool-worthy video of the 2012 XKR-S doing a test-run at Goodwood Hill. [MotorAuthority] GM employees have made an 'It Gets Better' video for LGBTQ youth. [TheCarConnection] Toyota repossessed a murdered mom's car and the son retaliated on Facebook. [SocialCarNews] Sri Lanka is...Read More»

Million Mile Joe and his 1990 Honda Accord. Image: Honda
Million Milers: Which New Car Would You Want For The Long Haul? #YouTellUs

Most people would never consider keeping their cars past 200,000 miles. After about 100,000 miles cars start needing work. Whether it is timing belts and water pumps, or suspension bits, many people just decide it's time for a new car. But then there are people like Irv Gordon and Million-Mile Joe...Read More»

2002 Honda Odyssey
Airbag Recall Expanded To More 2001-2003 Honda, Acura Vehicles

Own a Honda from the 2001 through 2003 model years? At this point, chances are your dealership will want to at least inspect it—and potentially replace some critical airbag components. In vehicles affected by the issue—part of an already expanded recall affecting various 2001 through...Read More»

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How To Protect Your Car From Thieves

Anyone who has returned to where they know they parked their car only to find it’s been stolen knows the sinking feeling. “If only I’d followed my instincts and parked closer to the store, under a light, not been gone so long…” After the fact, there’s not much...Read More»

2011 Honda Accord Sedan
Better Buy That New Car Now, Warns Edmunds

Just when the economy seems to be ticking ever so slowly up, consumers looking to replace the family buggy with something new have another worry to contend with. Make that two worries: shrinking supply and vanishing good deals. At least, that’s what Edmunds warns in a press release issued...Read More»

2008 Honda Accord Coupe 2-door I4 Auto LX-S Steering Wheel
How To Reset The Oil Life Percentage On A Honda Accord

Very little information other than forum discussion is available on Honda's "maintenance minder" system for suggesting oil changes. From the answers supplied by moderators it seems that Honda uses a system similar to GM's OLS, which keeps track of  the type of use a vehicle encounters to then...Read More»

2011 Honda Accord Sedan
How To Choose The Best Car For Tall And Short Drivers

Families come in all sizes – of drivers. While men are often at, near, or above the six-foot range and women are more diminutive in height, that’s not always true. Some families have drivers that are a veritable mix-and-match of tall, medium height and short drivers. For purposes of...Read More»

2008 Toyota Camry LE
Used Car Buying Guide: How Many Keys Should You Expect?

A friend of mine just bought a certified used car through a Toyota dealership. She assumed that she would get more than one key with the vehicle. It wasn’t a bad assumption: manufacturers have high standards that dealers must adhere to when selecting and reconditioning cars under their...Read More»

2010 Honda Accord Sedan
Honda Accord Versus Nissan Altima: The Basics And Pricing

Let’s cut to the chase: I recommend both these family-size sedans to friends and family. When I was Internet Manager for a major car dealer, I worked with both models and found that each one lived up to its reputation for longevity, low maintenance costs, great fuel economy, and safety. The...Read More»

2010 Honda Accord Sedan
Kelley Blue Book’s Top Sedan Searches

One of the best websites to research pre-owned vehicle prices is Kelley Blue Book (www.kbb.com). Last month KBB recorded over 30 million pricing reports on both new and used cars, trucks, and SUVs. It seems Kelley Blue Book has become an industry standard for determining the value of pre-owned...Read More»

2010 Honda Accord Sedan
Suspension Recall Affects 2010-2011 Honda Accord, 2011 Pilot

Honda has announced that it will recall about 10,800 Accord sedans and Pilot utility vehicles for a potential issue with the front suspension. According to the automaker, both the spindle nuts on the front axles of both models, plus the damper attachment bracket bolts on the Pilot might cause the...Read More»

2011 Honda Accord Sedan
2011 Honda Accord, GM Crossovers Given Five-Star Safety Ratings

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), which oversees the federal government's vehicle crash-test program, has added a few more results to its set of completely revamped (and retested) 2011 model-year ratings. And for all the models added this time—the 2011 Buick Enclave...Read More»

2011 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid
Honda Accord Versus Hyundai Sonata: Warranty And Price

I’m trying to decide if I should buy a Honda Accord or Hyundai Sonata. I'm concerned about the long term cost to maintain the car. Can you help me decide? When I was Internet Manager for a major car dealer, the inside scoop in the industry was that Hyundai was the up-and-coming auto maker in...Read More»

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