Civic wins Best Real MPG Award

We can say lots of nice things about our Civic. But it's even better if you hear it from somebody else. It's why you'll be pleased to know that phrases like 'the best small diesel on the market', 'real world fuel economy', and 'impressive performance' are all Honest John's words, not ours.

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Civic named Best Company Car to Buy

With its low running costs, whole life costs and BIK costs – the Civic 1.6 i-DTEC is ideally suited to employees of a small business. And now leading website, Business Car Manager has agreed by awarding the frugal yet powerful Civic 'Best SME Company Car to Buy' at their second annual Company Car of the Year awards.

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8 years at the top of What Car?'s reliability survey

Everyone likes to get an award. But getting awarded for being the most reliable used car brand in the What Car? and Warranty Direct survey for 8 years running is even better. Especially when the results are based on reviews and opinions of the people that count the most - the drivers.

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The CR-V is the Most Popular 4x4 - again

It's always nice when you get an award. It's even nicer when it happens twice. Honestjohn users have awarded the new Honda CR-V the 'Most Popular 4x4' for the second year running. Once again, the expert motoring website's stats showed that the CR-V was the most searched for 4x4.

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Civic wins Women's World Car of the Year award

The Women's World Car of the Year committee has named the new Civic their 2012 Economy Car category winner. Selected from an initial entry list of 300 cars, the Civic impressed the awards panel on a number of points including safety, value-for-money and aesthetic appearance.

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Jazz named Britain's Best Used Supermini

The British-built Jazz has been named Britain's Best Used Supermini in the annual Which? Car survey. The Jazz's class-leading space and versatility, proven reliability, outstanding safety rating and strong resale value saw it come top of a very tough category.

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CR-V is Most Popular 4x4

The Honda CR-V has fought off fierce competition to be crowned Most Popular 4x4 by honestjohn.co.uk. When the expert motoring hub examined its stats, it found that the CR-V was the most searched for 4x4 on the site over the past 12 months.

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Civic named overall winner

The Civic 1.4 i-VTEC SE has been named the overall winner and best in class in Parkers' New Car Awards 2012. The Civic was chosen as the overall winner on the basis that if offered more than any other in terms of value, practicality and equipment. NCAP Advanced reward for its Collision Mitigation Braking System (CMBS) technology.

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Maximum 5-star safety rating for new Civic

The new Honda Civic has been rated one of Europe's safest cars in the independent crash testing results from Euro NCAP. Receiving the maximum 5-star rating, the Civic also picked up a Euro NCAP Advanced reward for its Collision Mitigation Braking System (CMBS) technology.

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Jazz Hybrid is Eco cars winner

The Honda Jazz 1.3 IMA HE Hybrid CVT was praised by Parkers' for its low running costs. 'The advanced hybrid technology, unique small-car appeal and excellent practicality puts it well ahead of the other eco cars.'

Honda highest-placed volume maker

Honda retained the number two spot in the overall league table for the 2011 JD Power Vehicle Ownership Satisfaction Survey - the highest-placed volume manufacturer. "We strive to make every second of Honda ownership an enjoyable experience, and that means looking after our drivers throughout their use of our cars," commented Dave Hodgetts, Managing Director, Honda (UK).

Accord tops family car category

For the second year running, the Honda Accord topped the chart in the family car category of the JD Power Vehicle Ownership Satisfaction Study.

Jazz tops Supermini car category

For the eighth year running, the Honda Jazz topped the chart in the Supermini car category of the JD Power Vehicle Ownership Satisfaction Study.

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Honda most reliable brand

The 2011 Which Car? Survey has named Honda as the most reliable brand - complementing our rating as most reliable manufacturer in the latest What Car? And Warranty Direct reliability study. "Success in reliability studies further proves the dedication, skill and passion of our engineers, both at the development and manufacturing stages," commented Dave Hodgetts, Managing Director, Honda (UK).

Jazz and CR-V top residual value leagues

This survey recorded the average resale value for 12-month-old cars with 10,000 miles on the clock and the Jazz (08 on) topped the small car category and the CR-V (07 on) led the 4x4s.most excited about," said the magazine.

CR-Z wins Best Sports Car

The 2011 Which Car? Survey has named Honda as the most reliable brand - complementing our rating as most reliable manufacturer in the latest What Car? And Warranty Direct reliability study. "Success in reliability studies further proves the dedication, skill and passion of our engineers, both at the development and manufacturing stages," commented Dave Hodgetts, Managing Director, Honda (UK).

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CR-Z crowned Green Car of the Year

The CRZ's blend of sporty looks, agile handling and good fuel efficiency allowed it to deal with the bustling back streets of the Third Ring district in China to win over the judges at Top Gear. "Of all the cars we brought to China, CR-Z is far and away the one I feel most at home with - and most excited about," said the magazine.

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CR-Z crowned Eco Gadget of the Year

Here's what Fraser MacDonald, editor-in-chief at Stuff magazine had to say about their decision to award the CR-Z 'Eco Gadget of the Year': "The Honda CR-Z looks great, and it feels great to be in. It's also relatively small and light, so - for an unethical minute or two - hit the 'Power' button and work the manual gearbox, and it'll go like a little rocket.".

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The CR-Z is Japan Car of the Year

Honda is now officially the most successful manufacturer in 'Japan Car of the Year' history, having just won the prestigious award for the eleventh time with the CR-Z. Takanobu Ito, President and CEO of Honda Motor, says: "This award shows that the public has accepted Honda's aspiration to supply exceptional environmental performance in a fun-to-drive hybrid car."

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CR-Z: Most Economic & Environment Friendly Sports HEV

We began the Brighton to London Future Car Challenge with two CR-Z cars and an FCX Clarity, and finished with an award for the Most Economic & Environment Friendly Sports Hybrid Electric Vehicle - an accolade virtually tailor-made for the CR-Z.

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Honda: most reliable car manufacturer in Britain

Fleet News' prestigious FN50 survey covers 1.5 million cars owned or managed by Britain's 50 largest contract hire companies. Not only were we named the most reliable car manufacturer of all, but our Accord and Civic came second and ninth too.

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CR-Z named best new UK sports car

Our sporty hybrid coupe raced straight to the head of the field in the 2010 Which? Car Survey - the UK's biggest survey of car reliability and performance (with 64,467 respondents).

Honda lifts Manufacturers / Constructors trophy

The Honda Racing Team, partnered with Team Dynamics, had another great season in their racing Civics - with 10 wins out of 30 races - and we're honoured to receive this prestigious trophy.

Insight delivers unbeatable new large car reliability

Our hybrid Insight scored 97% for new large car reliability (0 to 3 years). The results are based on breakdowns, faults and general niggles over a period of 12 months.

Jazz scores 96.2% for new car reliability

The Jazz came third in the supermini class of the latest Which? Car survey for new car reliability (0 to 3 years) with a score of 96.2%.

Honda second for new car reliability

Our great results in this latest Which? Car survey add up to lots of happy Honda owners.

Jazz tops satisfaction survey

For the fifth year in a row, the Jazz has come first in its class in the 2010 JD Power Vehicle Ownership Satisfaction Study - and has this year also come third in overall model ranking. For Honda it was another great year, reclaiming second place overall in the survey and high scores across all four categories.

5-star safety results

The Honda Civic 5-door, Jazz and Accord have all received 5 stars from the European New Car Assessment Programme - the highest possible rating - in independent crash tests by Euro NCAP. This makes them among the safest cars in Europe.