Honda http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53606/more en Inner Beauty for the Masses http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/inner-beauty-masses <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Ward’s 10 Best Interiors </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Editors selected the Ward’s 10 Best Interiors after spending February and March evaluating 42 new interiors and scoring them on design aesthetics, materials, ergonomics, safety, comfort, value, fit-and-finish and driver information. Trophies will be awarded May 13.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/inner-beauty-masses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/inner-beauty-masses#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Interiors North America North America - Regional U.S. Japan South Korea Germany Italy BMW Chrysler Ford GMC Honda Jeep Kia Mazda Mercedes Nissan Aluminum Carbon Fiber Cockpit Electric Vehicles Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Information & Entertainment Instrument Panel Interior Product Development Seats Vehicles in Operation BMW i3 C400 Chrysler 300C Ford F-150 King Ranch GMC Canyon Honda Fit Jeep Renegade Kia Sedona Mazda6 Mercedes C-Class Nissan Murano Thu, 16 Apr 2015 09:00:00 +0000 1260201 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Nissan Murano interior punctuated by smooth, flowing lines extending from IP to center console.</strong></p> 2015 Ward’s 10 Best Interiors Winners http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-ward-s-10-best-interiors-winners <div class="node-body gallery-body">An extensive package profiling the winners will appear on WardsAuto.com beginning April 27 and will be featured in the May issue of WardsAuto World digital magazine.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-ward-s-10-best-interiors-winners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-ward-s-10-best-interiors-winners#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Interiors North America Asia Pacific - Regional Europe - Regional North America - Regional U.S. Japan South Korea Germany BMW Chrysler Ford GMC Honda Jeep Kia Mazda Mercedes Nissan Aluminum Carbon Fiber Cockpit Electric Vehicles Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Instrument Panel Interior Product Development Seats Wed, 15 Apr 2015 18:52:00 +0000 1260281 at http://wardsauto.com 2015 Ward's 10 Best Interiors Nominees Roundtable - Part Three http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-wards-10-best-interiors-nominees-roundtable-part-three <div class="node-body video-body">WardsAuto editors gather for a roundtable discussion of several vehicles vying for 2015 Ward's 10 Best Interiors honors. Vehicles discussed include: Acura TLX and Ford F-150.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-wards-10-best-interiors-nominees-roundtable-part-three" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-wards-10-best-interiors-nominees-roundtable-part-three#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Interiors North America U.S. Acura Ford Interior Tue, 14 Apr 2015 17:16:00 +0000 1257941 at http://wardsauto.com Honda Ups Pilot Luxe Factor with New Elite Trim http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/honda-ups-pilot-luxe-factor-new-elite-trim <div class="node-body article-body">A panoramic roof, heated front and second-row captain’s seats, ventilated front seats and LED headlights will be standard features.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/honda-ups-pilot-luxe-factor-new-elite-trim" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/honda-ups-pilot-luxe-factor-new-elite-trim#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Honda Management & Strategy Sales & Marketing Future Products Fri, 10 Apr 2015 09:00:00 +0000 1257081 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>&#39;16 Honda Pilot on sale this summer.</strong></p> Honda Kills Crosstour, Shifting Models Among Plants http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/honda-kills-crosstour-shifting-models-among-plants <div class="node-body article-body">Honda initially wanted to sell 40,000 units annually of the Accord-based CUV, but the vehicle’s best tally was 28,851 units in 2010, WardsAuto data shows.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/honda-kills-crosstour-shifting-models-among-plants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/honda-kills-crosstour-shifting-models-among-plants#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Sales & Marketing North America U.S. Honda Management & Strategy Capacity Utilization Vehicles in Operation Accord Acura CR-V Crosstour CUV Honda HR-V ILX John Mendel MDX RDX TLX Venza Wed, 08 Apr 2015 19:06:00 +0000 1256291 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Honda Crosstour introduced in 2010.</strong></p> U.K. Bags Major Investments by Three Automakers http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/uk-bags-major-investments-three-automakers <div class="node-body article-body">With Honda of the U.K. Mfg. being developed into a specialist production facility for the 5-door Civic, the next-generation CR-V will be manufactured at Honda of Canada Mfg. in Ontario for export to Europe.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/uk-bags-major-investments-three-automakers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/uk-bags-major-investments-three-automakers#comments Premium Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Europe North America Canada United Kingdom Honda Jaguar Land Rover Capacity Utilization Finance Globalization Production Wed, 08 Apr 2015 17:29:00 +0000 1255491 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Honda plant in Swindon, U.K., to anchor Civic production.</strong></p> 2015 Ward's 10 Best Interiors Nominees Roundtable - Part One http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-wards-10-best-interiors-nominees-roundtable-part-one <div class="node-body video-body">WardsAuto editors gather for a roundtable discussion of several vehicles vying for 2015 Ward's 10 Best Interiors honors. Vehicles discussed include: GMC Canyon, Chevy Colorado, Honda CR-V and Subaru Legacy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-wards-10-best-interiors-nominees-roundtable-part-one" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-wards-10-best-interiors-nominees-roundtable-part-one#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Interiors North America Chevrolet GMC Honda Subaru Interior Wed, 08 Apr 2015 16:53:00 +0000 1255611 at http://wardsauto.com OEMs Reimagining Interiors, Competition Finds http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/oems-reimagining-interiors-competition-finds <div class="node-body article-body">From entry-level economy cars and rear-wheel-drive sport coupes to luxury plug-in hybrids and a raft of utility vehicles, this year’s Ward’s 10 Best Interiors pool finds automakers thinking creatively about passenger compartments.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/oems-reimagining-interiors-competition-finds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/oems-reimagining-interiors-competition-finds#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Interiors North America Asia Pacific - Regional Europe - Regional North America - Regional U.S. Acura BMW Cadillac Chevrolet Chrysler Ford GMC Honda Hyundai Infiniti Jeep Kia Lexus Lincoln Mercedes Nissan Toyota Cockpit Headliner Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Instrument Panel Interior Product Development Safety Seats 300C Alfa Romeo 4C Camry Canyon Challenger Charger Colorado CR-V Edge Escalade Fit Hellcat i3 i8 King Ranch Lexus RC Lincoln MKC Black Label Mazda6 Mercedes C400 MKZ Mustang NX QX80 Renegade S550 Sedona Subaru Legacy Wed, 08 Apr 2015 10:15:00 +0000 1254261 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong><em>WardsAuto</em> editors Christie Schweinsberg, Steve Finlay, Jim Irwin and Drew Winter inspect prototype Volvo XC90, which will be part of next year&rsquo;s competition.</strong></p> 2015 Ward’s 10 Best Interiors Nominees http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-ward-s-10-best-interiors-nominees <div class="node-body gallery-body">Editors evaluated 42 vehicles as part of the 2015 Ward's 10 Best Interiors competition. Here are some of the nominees. Winners will be announced April 16.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-ward-s-10-best-interiors-nominees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-ward-s-10-best-interiors-nominees#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Interiors North America Asia Pacific - Regional Europe - Regional North America - Regional U.S. BMW Cadillac Chevrolet Chrysler Ford Honda Hyundai Jeep Kia Lexus Lincoln Mercedes Subaru Toyota Cockpit Headliner Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Hybrid Vehicles Instrument Panel Interior Product Development Seats Wed, 08 Apr 2015 10:14:00 +0000 1254581 at http://wardsauto.com Honda Debuts ‘Street Fighter’ Civic Concept Car http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/honda-debuts-street-fighter-civic-concept-car <div class="field-deck"> 2015 New York International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The automaker played it safe with earlier Civic designs. This time is different. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/honda-debuts-street-fighter-civic-concept-car" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/honda-debuts-street-fighter-civic-concept-car#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Honda 2015 New York International Auto Show Future Products Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:26:00 +0000 1253271 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Honda gets dramatic with Civic concept car.</strong></p>