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RecallsHonda Completes Takata Airbag Recall with Another 220,000 Vehicles
Honda has decided to conduct recalls in Canada covering 222,336 Honda and Acura vehicles to replace Takata front airbag inflators that do not contain a moisture-absorbing desiccant and may compromise proper airbag deployment in a crash. With this action, taken in conjunction with the fifth and final phase of planned …
News2019 Acura ILX: Facelift and Other Improvements
The compact ILX sedan has been around for quite a while now, and although it could’ve been due for a clean-sheet redesign, Acura has given some notable improvements to the current-generation car instead. First and foremost, the 2019 Acura ILX boasts a new face that bears a family resemblance with …
NewsThe New Face of the 2018 Acura RLX
Acura’s flagship sedan never was a sales success. Although it’s technologically advanced, the RLX—and even its predecessor the RL—has trouble getting noticed with its ultra-conservative styling. For the 2018 model year, the luxury brand is shaking things up by giving the car a more striking look. Its front end was …
News2017 World Car Awards: Finalists Announced
For the fourth year in a row, in terms of media reach, the World Car Awards have been ranked as the number one automotive awards program in world. Its jury of 75 automotive journalists spread across the planet, including two from Canada, have chosen the finalists in six different categories.
RecallsA Recall for ZF
What has nine speeds and must be recalled? Around half-a-million vehicles equipped with a ZF gearbox! Previously, only some Fiat Chrysler Automobiles models were involved; now, the recall has been expanded to cover a large array of vehicles fitted with this transmission. According to the German parts manufacturer, vehicles from …
ElectricThe Acura NSX that will Race at Pikes Peak
Honda/Acura wants to dominate Pikes Peak this year; after a modest effort last year, the manufacturer just announced its latest race car that will be tasked with setting a record on the 20-kilometre, 156-turn course of this steep climb. The Acura NSX you can see above is a powerhouse, equipped …
NewsAcura MDX gets makeover, Sport Hybrid powertrain for 2017
The Acura MDX is getting a "Sport Hybrid" powertrain and a new style for the 2017 model year, with a new-look grille showing off what's to come in the brand's future. "Showcasing the new face of Acura," as the automaker put it, the 2017 MDX sports a so-called "diamond pentagon …
NewsQuick Take: 2017 Acura NSX
The 2017 Acura NSX is the most logical super car ever. It's gorgeous, fast, handles well, and is technologically advanced. Do you sense a 'but' coming on? Here it is: Despite the obvious passion of the mostly-American people who designed, engineered and are building it (in Ohio), the car feels …
NewsIs Honda Planning a Baby NSX Called the MSX?
Honda has just filed a trademark for the MSX name for use with “Vehicles; apparatus for locomotion by land, air or water; and parts and fittings for all the aforesaid goods.” It’s important to note those details because the company already has the MSX125 motorcycle in Europe and this could …
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