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Chrysler Loans, Transformers 4, Tesla And Mercedes-Benz: Car News Headlines
Chrysler Loans, Transformers 4, Tesla And Mercedes-Benz: Car News Headlines

Today at High Gear Media, De Tomaso has new owners and Toyota has revealed a new concept. BMW's priced the 2013 X3 and Nevada is okay with self-driving cars. All this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car Connection. Tesla and Mercedes-Benz are going to collaborate on a new vehicle...Read More»

2012 Honda Civic Si Coupe
2012 Honda Civic Rated “Least Toxic” Vehicle In New Study

There’s nothing like the smell of a brand-new car, right? Actually, that the “new car smell” is bad for your health and that of children and pets, as it is composed of chemicals coming off the steering wheel, seats, armrests and dashboard. A new study of toxic chemicals in new...Read More»

2012 BMW 3-Series sedan
2012 BMW 3-Series, Super Bowl Car Ads, Tesla Model X: Car News Headlines

Today at High Gear Media, Toyota's issued a recall and we've driven the 2012 BMW ActiveE electric car. An Iowa man has been nailed for doing 188 mph--188 mph--and gas prices might be going up. All this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car Connection. We've taken our first drive of...Read More»

2012 Honda Civic Si Coupe
Heavily Criticized Honda Civic Should Be Refreshed By Fall

Back in October, we told you that Honda was planning an early refresh of the much-criticized 2012 Civic. At the time, Honda execs expected the revamp to arrive in showrooms sometime in 2013 -- a full year ahead of schedule -- but according to a report in AutoNews, the tweaking has now been put into...Read More»

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2012 Toyota Corolla, Tokyo Motor Show, Connected Cars: Car News Headlines

Today at High Gear Media, Toyota increases the price of the 2012 Corolla while GM builds its 100-millionth small-block V-8. There are still things we need before cars are fully connected--and we'll tell you what they are, and tell you about our drive in the 2012 Honda Civic Natural Gas. All this...Read More»

2012 Honda Civic Si Coupe
Honda Civic Will Get A Speedy Facelift After Bad Reviews

Over its nearly 40-year run, the Honda Civic has become synonymous with reliability, affordability, and value. In fact, the Civic is so ubiquitous on American streets that it's become nearly invisible. Then the 2012 Civic rolled out, and people started to notice -- but not in the good way. Today...Read More»

2012 Honda Civic sedan
Honda Civic, Corvette Recall, Volt Tweaked: Car News Headlines

As we sit in the middle of the valley between the Frankfurt and Los Angeles auto shows, details on new production models remain sparse. Today we have a mix of recalls, a new drive report of the 2012 Honda Civic EX, and some news of tweaks to the 2012 Chevrolet Volt's production line. Check out all...Read More»

2008 Honda Civic Sedan 4-door Man Si w/Summer Tires Angular Front Exterior View
Back To School: It's Difficult Finding Good Used Cars For Students

The current shortage of used cars is making it challenging for parents to find reasonably priced vehicles for their sons and daughters as they head back to school. A perfect storm of circumstances has effectively siphoned off low mileage, fuel-efficient, and inexpensive pre-owned vehicles from the...Read More»

2012 Honda Civic Si Sedan
2012 Honda Civic Fails To Get Consumer Reports’ Recommendation

After enjoying status as one of Consumer Reports “Top Picks” for five of the past 10 years, the redesigned 2012 Honda Civic compact fails to receive a Recommend from the influential magazine. The publication said the new Civic scored poorly in its road tests of sedans. Compared with its...Read More»

2012 Honda Civic Hybrid, road test, Spring 2011
2012 Honda Civic Ultimate Guide: Reviews, Gas Mileage, Videos

While the launch of the all-new 2012 Honda Civic was slowed somewhat by the after-effects of the Feburary earthquake and tsunami in Japan, 2012 model cars are now in dealerships. Gas mileage has gone up pretty much across the board, with the lowest figures of 22 mpg city, 31 mpg highway, and 25 mpg...Read More»

2012 Honda Civic Hybrid
IIHS: High-MPG Small Cars Much Improved In Safety

All the talk likening small cars to sardine cans can finally be retired. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has released new crash-test results and ratings for more than a dozen small cars and found that, thankfully, automakers have made significant progress in small-car...Read More»

2012 Honda Civic
2012 Honda Civic Recalled For Fuel-System Issue

The 2012 Honda Civic has barely started hitting dealerships, yet it's already affected by a recall. According to Honda, an O-ring might have been displaced in the fuel-system assembly, potentially leading to a leak where two pieces of pipe attach to each other. Honda will replace the fuel feed line...Read More»

2012 Honda Civic Sedan
Recall Alert: 2012 Honda Civic

Honda has issued a recall for up to 1,156 vehicles for a fault in the fuel delivery system. Included in the recall are all 2012 Civics with a manufacture date between April 21, 2011 and May 2, 2011. The recall documents state that a misaligned O-ring sealing a union in the fuel lines is to blame...Read More»

2012 Honda Civic
2012 Honda Civic: As Exciting As A New Toothbrush?

Upon barking repeatedly at my children to brush their teeth and get to bed, I was handling the precision-engineered, ergonomically-designed, cavity-preventing Oral-B electric toothbrushes that 4 out of 5 dentists recommend, when I noticed that the brush heads needed replacing. I must prevent...Read More»

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Cadillac, Ford, BMW Win Most of Kelley Blue Book’s 2011 Brand Image Awards

In Kelley Blue Book’s 2011 Brand Image Awards, three automakers score multiple wins with Cadillac taking the lion’s share of three out of ten awards and Ford and BMW, two each. Single category award winners include Toyota, Honda, and Mercedes-Benz. This is the fourth year of the Kelley...Read More»

2012 Honda Civic launch, New York Auto Show, April 2011
2012 Honda Civic: First Drive Impressions

By this point, the Honda Civic compact is an American institution. The newest generation, all new for 2012, builds on the car's traditional strengths--sporty roadholding, good gas mileage--but faces increasingly stringent competition from new entries like the 2011 Hyundai Elantra. The 2012 Honda...Read More»

2011 Honda Civic Coupe 2-door Auto LX Angular Front Exterior View
2011 Honda Civic Recalled For Fuel Pump Module

Some 2011 Honda Civic models are being voluntarily recalled for an issue with the fuel pump module. According to Honda, the fuel-pump roll-over valve might have been damaged during production, and if an affected vehicle is in a rollover crash, the valve might allow fuel to leak into the evaporative...Read More»

2010 Honda Civic GX natural-gas vehicle
2011 Greenest Vehicles List: A Baker’s Dozen of Diverse Cars

Think you know the greenest cars motoring down the road for 2011? You may be right in some of your picks, but a few others may surprise you. In its 14th annual environmental ratings, the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) list of 2011 Greenest Vehicles is a mixed bag of...Read More»

2010 Honda Accord Sedan
New Crash Test Ratings Are A Mixed Bag For Honda

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is shaking up the auto industry with a new and more stringent crash test rating system. A change was needed. It was becoming too easy for manufacturers to achieve five-star ratings under the old method. Not so with the new system. In fact...Read More»

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