First Shift: Top hellos, goodbyes of 2016Dec. 29, 2016
Honda drops compact CR-Z hybridJuly 8, 2016
Honda is killing off the compact CR-Z hybrid, a slow-selling runabout whose performance struggled to live up to its hot-hatch looks. Production of the made-in-Japan car will end by December. Output for the U.S. market has already ended as Honda focuses on the re-engineered Accord Hybrid with its upgraded drivetrain.
Honda offers face-lift of slow-selling CR-Z sports hybridAug. 27, 2015
Honda hopes a facelift will give a sales lift to one of its weakest entries: the CR-Z sporty hybrid. A revamped version goes on sale in Japan in October and is expected to hit U.S. showrooms sometime the following month.