2017 Honda Civic Type RJune 19
Honda and its U.S. customers have been craving a high-profile, enthusiast-oriented car like the Civic Type R for years.
Honda responds to sports car cravingsJune 18
Honda is following the playbook of brands such as Porsche and Chevy that use countless iterations and special editions of a single model to juice sales.
Why Honda put a lid on Civic Si's powerJune 4
When the latest flavors of Honda's prolific Civic nameplate — the Si coupe and sedan — went on sale, two numbers stood out: 205 and 24,775.
First Shift: Honda Civic Type R sets speed recordApril 24
Honda Civic Type R sets speed record; Tesla takes a production gamble; Sunday ads target Musk, Trump; Japan's big hydrogen bet; More Apple-car clues.
Honda's latest Civic Si rated at 205 hp with turboApril 6
The turbo engine inside Honda's latest Civic Si may be new, but the power output isn't.
Honda's Civic Type R to take on hot hatchesMarch 13
Honda's 306-hp Civic Type R hatchback, which debuted last week at the Geneva auto show, will challenge other hot hatches such as the Subaru WRX STI and Volkswagen Golf R.
Honda Civic Type R, packing 306 hp, ends performance droughtMarch 7
Honda will bring a 306-hp Civic Type R hatchback to the U.S. this spring for the first time, ending the brand's years-long performance-car drought.
First Shift: Imagining a hybrid Ford futureJan. 13
Imagining a hybrid Ford future; Takata expected to plead guilty in $1B U.S. settlement, Ford, Toyota expand recalls; Civic homecoming; Warning for VW execs; Buick Super Bowl plans.
Honda to resume Civic sedan output in Japan; weighs U.S. exportsJan. 12
Allocating manufacturing capacity for the Civic in Japan may enable Honda to free up production capacity in the United States, where the market for sedans is shrinking in favor of crossovers.
First Shift: Automakers try to halt EPA moveDec. 6, 2016
Automakers try to halt EPA's mpg move; Ford taps debt markets; Toyota hybrid expansion; Hyundai exec grilled in S. Korea political scandal; Honda: CR-V won't surpass Civic, Accord.
Honda Civic powers up with Si packageNov. 15, 2016
The march of the Civics continued Tuesday with Honda revealing a prototype of its latest variant headed to production, the enthusiast-minded Civic Si, on the eve of the L.A. auto show. The concept is a coupe, though the production Si will be available as a coupe or a sedan when it goes on sale in the first half of next year.
First Shift: Airbag flaw claims 11th U.S. victimOct. 21, 2016
11th U.S. death tied to Takata inflator flaw; Mercedes gives Daimler Q3 profit boost; Tesla teases ride service; Subaru Impreza price hike: $100; Why Honda's happy to stay single.