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Honda Civic Type R (2017) review: The hot hatch hooligan
4.5 stars

Honda Civic Type R (2017) review: The hot hatch hooligan

By Leon Poultney

When you think hot hatch, there are typically three letters that immediately spring to mind: G.T.I. Over the past four decades, Volkswagen's souped-up Golf has developed into one of the auto industry's most endearing and successful icons, blending sporty-yet-subtle... Read more

Honda Clarity Fuel Cell preview: Driving the future of hydrogen?

Honda Clarity Fuel Cell preview: Driving the future of hydrogen?

By Max Langridge

Are alternative energy vehicles the future? As consumers actively try to do their bit to help clean up the environment - and save on tax, congestion charging and refuelling costs in the process - we're seeing a surge in all-electric and electric-hybrid... Read more

Honda Civic (2017) review: Classic hatch gets a millennial makeover
4.5 stars

Honda Civic (2017) review: Classic hatch gets a millennial makeover

By Joe Simpson

The Honda Civic is a funny old car. It's a real challenge to pinpoint who, exactly, it's aimed at, yet equally difficult to fault – despite historically boasting a number of irksome quirks. It's billed as a family car. A competitor to the evergreen... Read more

Honda HR-V review: An unusual acquaintance
3.5 stars

Honda HR-V review: An unusual acquaintance

By Joe Simpson

Honda is one of Britain's great car makers. Yes, you did read that correctly. Despite being a Japanese firm, the company's vast operation in Swindon - where it builds the Civic, Jazz and CR-V - makes it one of the UK's biggest car producers.Which makes... Read more

Honda NSX first drive: The high-tech hooligan

Honda NSX first drive: The high-tech hooligan

By Leon Poultney

Honda has long been a company that strives to innovate. When it feels a lawnmower doesn't cut grass efficiently enough, it goes and designs a new one. When private jets need a high-tech overhaul, Honda engineers step in and create something truly fresh.The... Read more

This Honda car uses a phone and app to offer Android Auto-like experience

This Honda car uses a phone and app to offer Android Auto-like experience

By Elyse Betters

Forget about fancy infotainment systems like Android Auto.There's this Android app called Drivemode, and it basically let's you use your phone while driving, which sounds like a bad thing, but it's designed to keep your eyes on the road as much as possible.... Read more

New Honda cars to add Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, starting with 2016 Accord

New Honda cars to add Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, starting with 2016 Accord

By Elyse Betters

Honda is holding an event at its new R&D Center in Mountain View, where it just confirmed its upcoming vehicles will be among the first to offer the latest infotainment systems from Apple and Google.The updated 2016 Accord, which Honda has dubbed the... Read more

Honda CR-V 2015 review: Tech-tweaked SUV
4.5 stars

Honda CR-V 2015 review: Tech-tweaked SUV

By Chris Hall

Honda is looking at having a big year in 2015. You can't help but have noticed the new Type-R or NSX that will be hitting the roads in 2015, leading the charge in a complete refresh of the company's cars. The new Honda CR-V, first off the blocks, is... Read more

Honda Civic Type-R 2015 first drive: A track car for the road

Honda Civic Type-R 2015 first drive: A track car for the road

By Luke Edwards

For the first time in 7 years Honda has updated its Civic Type-R. But this isn't just an update, this is a reinvention to deliver more power and handling than any Civic Type-R before it.There are a lot of accolades for the 2015 Honda Civic Type-R. According... Read more

Honda unveils hybrid NSX to many gasps, check out those pictures (gallery)

Honda unveils hybrid NSX to many gasps, check out those pictures (gallery)

By Luke Edwards

Guess how long it's been since the first Honda NSX caused jaws all over the world to hit the floor? 25 years. Yup, we feel old too. But now it's back with the looks and power of a modern hyper-car, including a hybrid drive system.The 2015 Honda NSX now... Read more

Taking Honda's Uni-cub for a ride: Is it more than just a bar stool with wheels?

Taking Honda's Uni-cub for a ride: Is it more than just a bar stool with wheels?

By Stuart Miles

It's a bar stool with wheels. That's the first thing that came into our heads when we saw the Honda Uni-cub, the future of mobility according to Honda; well certainly around museums, offices, or shopping centres.Of course it is much more than that, as... Read more

ASIMO up close: The friendly robot visits Europe, we say hello

ASIMO up close: The friendly robot visits Europe, we say hello

By Stuart Miles

There's a hush of anticipation as we wait for the all-new ASIMO to walk onto a makeshift stage inside a warehouse in an industrial estate just outside Brussels.It's understandable. It is the first time ASIMO (Advanced Step In Innovative Mobility) has... Read more

Honda's latest ASIMO robot can now run 5.6 mph and even predict your behaviour

Honda's latest ASIMO robot can now run 5.6 mph and even predict your behaviour

By Elyse Betters

A world where we all own robot personal assistants, which act kind of like Rosie from the Jetsons, is slightly more realistic today, thanks to the latest version of ASIMO from Honda.Honda has introduced in Belgium a new-and-improved ASIMO. It's a humanoid... Read more

Honda joins £31m project to make hydrogen fuel cell cars a road-going reality by 2016

Honda joins £31m project to make hydrogen fuel cell cars a road-going reality by 2016

By Luke Edwards

A pioneering deal worth £31 million is being signed by Honda, coordinated by the Mayor of London's office, that aims to make hydrogen fuel call cars a reality.The project, named HyFive (Hydrogen For Innovative Vehicles), will be the largest of its kind... Read more

3D print your own car, as long as it's a Honda concept

3D print your own car, as long as it's a Honda concept

By Luke Edwards

If you own a 3D printer and have always dreamed of printing a car, your time has come. Honda has released the 3D design data for five of its concept cars.From the Puyo to the NSX Concept you can print off any of the five concepts from Honda. The catch?... Read more

Honda develops automatic braking system that stops you running people over

Honda develops automatic braking system that stops you running people over

By Rik Henderson

Japanese car manufacturer Honda has developed an automatic braking system that detects pedestrians and will slow down or stop entirely if there is a chance you will hit someone. The system works up to a speed of 60kph (37mph) and will be implemented in... Read more

Honda's Display Audio brings Nokia Here maps and Siri Eyes Free to 2014 Civic

Honda's Display Audio brings Nokia Here maps and Siri Eyes Free to 2014 Civic

By Jake Smith

Honda is hoping the addition of its new Display Audio infotainment technology will be a selling point for the 2014 Civic, which went on sale on Wednesday.Honda has added Siri Eyes Free and Here Maps technology to its cars, set to bring drivers and passengers... Read more

iOS in-car mirroring to be unveiled by Honda in December for 2014 range

iOS in-car mirroring to be unveiled by Honda in December for 2014 range

By Luke Edwards

Honda and Apple have been working closely since 2011 with the well-established Siri Eyes Free integration. Now Honda is reportedly going to announce a new feature this December which, “is more than just simple mirroring”.The Siri Eyes Free feature... Read more

Honda Civic 1.6 i-DTEC SE review
3.5 stars

Honda Civic 1.6 i-DTEC SE review

By Joe Simpson

"Economical, isn't it?", proclaimed the man from Honda who came to pick up our Civic diesel. Given that he was talking to the lead-boots of the Pocket-Lint office, this was a risky statement. It’s not unknown for us to at least halve the official fuel... Read more

Honda CR-V 2.0 iVTEC EX
4.0 stars

Honda CR-V 2.0 iVTEC EX

By Joe Simpson

Everyone loves to hate an SUV, don’t they? Yet, as our recent review of the VW Touareg attests, even those of us who hate the breed can’t help but be won over and see why they’re so popular with modern families, after a week behind the wheel.And... Read more

Asimo creator Honda releases first commercial robotic product in the shape of Miimo lawnmower

Asimo creator Honda releases first commercial robotic product in the shape of Miimo lawnmower

By Rik Henderson

Honda, the firm behind the humanoid robot Asimo, has finally brought to market a product using some of its robotic know-how.  But those expecting to have automaton butlers in their homes to serve them tea and scones will have to wait a bit longer, as... Read more

Honda Civic 1.4 iVTEC SE
3.5 stars

Honda Civic 1.4 iVTEC SE

By Joe Simpson

When reviewing a car, we can ask a manufacturer for a specific model and engine, but rarely have any say in what spec we get. This means they usually send us one that’s in top line trim and then had the entire options list thrown at it for good measure.We... Read more

Acura NSX concept pictures

Acura NSX concept pictures

By Joe Simpson

Other than the Lexus LF-LC, the car that has caused the greatest excitement here in Detroit is the Acura NSX. If you're not familiar with Acura, it's Honda's premium brand - relating to it in the same way Lexus does to Toyota. But worry not about that,... Read more

Honda Asimo slims down, grows up and goes it alone

Honda Asimo slims down, grows up and goes it alone

By Ben Crompton

The "all-new" Asimo has been shown off,  equipped with what Honda describes as "autonomous behaviour control technology".The new system allows Asimo to continue moving without input from a controller, whilst its new, slimmer body gives the automaton... Read more

Honda CR-Z GT 1.5 i-VTEC IMA Hybrid
4.0 stars

Honda CR-Z GT 1.5 i-VTEC IMA Hybrid

By Joe Simpson

Hybrid car terminology can be baffling. Apparently over 60 per cent of consumers in the US think that you have to plug-in a Prius to charge it up - which isn’t really as snigger-worthy as it sounds - given that hybrid cars are part-powered by an electric... Read more

New Honda ad that jumps out of the screen and on to your iPhone

New Honda ad that jumps out of the screen and on to your iPhone

By Stuart Miles

Honda, always one for breaking the mould when it comes to TV adverts in the UK, is attempting another UK first - an advert that requires you to download an app prior to the airing to get the most out of it.Created to celebrate the launch of the new Honda... Read more

Honda's CR-Z concept car

Honda's CR-Z concept car

By Katie Scott

Honda claimed at the end of last year that it would sell 250,000 hybrid cars a year by 2009. One of the cars it hopes will pull in the punters is the CR-Z, which is currently a concept model the company hopes to launch next year. Shorthand for "Compact... Read more

Honda's ASIMO to get new capabilities

Honda's ASIMO to get new capabilities

By Amy-Mae Elliott

Honda has unveiled a series of "cutting-edge intelligence technologies" that improve ASIMO - its humanoid robot. This improvements will enable ASIMO to operate autonomously with people and other ASIMOs, a crucial "co-existing" quality, helping pave ASIMO's... Read more

Honda's hybrid crusade

Honda's hybrid crusade

By Jonathan Goddard

Honda has confirmed plans to put new green cars into production. The FCX hydrogen fuel cell concept car and a lightweight, hybrid sportscar will both be built – with a production version of the FCX making its debut as early as next month. Speaking today,... Read more

Honda CR-V 2.0 i-VTEC
3.0 stars

Honda CR-V 2.0 i-VTEC

By Jonathan Goddard

The CR-V has always been a cracking machine, offering a truly car-like driving experience with the ride height and practicality of a 4x4. The last version added great styling, high levels of comfort and relatively low running costs. Unfortunately, the... Read more

Honda Accord Tourer 2.4 EX Auto
4.5 stars

Honda Accord Tourer 2.4 EX Auto

By Jonathan Goddard

I'll make something clear up front: I'm currently working out what company car I can afford to run, and I was close to discounting the Accord Tourer because it's just out of my budget range. Since having one on test, I’ve decided there are some things... Read more

C-Charge Extension Good News For Honda

C-Charge Extension Good News For Honda

By Jonathan Goddard

The extension of London’s congestion charge zone will lead to massive growth in the adoption of cleaner hybrid cars, says Honda. Sales forecasts predict there will be over 6500 more low-emission hybrid cars on London’s roads by 2008 – each taking... Read more

Honda takes your humble petrol engine green

Honda takes your humble petrol engine green

By Jonathan Goddard

Honda has developed a new flexible fuel vehicle (FFV) system that lets normal petrol engines operate on either 100% ethanol or a wide range of ethanol-petrol fuel mixes. Up to now, this has proved a tough nut to crack but the new system is designed to... Read more

Honda unviels CBR600RR motorbike

Honda unviels CBR600RR motorbike

By Jonathan Goddard

Honda’s new-for-2007 CBR600RR has now been unveiled - and, my, ain’t she pretty? Believe it or not, the CBR600 has been around for 20 years, but the 2007 version is entirely new, with plenty of technology from the MotoGP RC211V variant thrown in for... Read more

Honda announce new Civic Type R

Honda announce new Civic Type R

By Jonathan Goddard

Details of one of the most anticipated cars of the last few years have finally been released by Honda. The new Civic Type R is one of the first so-called "superhatches", which offers high levels of comfort without compromising on performance or handling.... Read more

Honda launches new CR-V at Paris Motor Show

Honda launches new CR-V at Paris Motor Show

By Amber Maitland

Does Honda’s ambition know no bounds? Fresh from launching the all-new Civic and unveiling the Type-R, the all-conquering Japanese manufacturer will be lifting the lid on its new CR-V at the Paris Motor Show. The September reveal will see the most car-like... Read more

Met police add green Honda Hybrids to its fleet

Met police add green Honda Hybrids to its fleet

By Jonathan Goddard

The Met Police may be committed to working for a safer London, but now they are also working for a greener London after deciding to add 117 new Honda Civic Hybrids to its 6000-strong fleet. The deal represents the biggest ever British fleet deal for alternative... Read more

Honda add free option package to sweeten SCV100 Lead price

Honda add free option package to sweeten SCV100 Lead price

By Jonathan Goddard

At around £1399, the Honda SCV100 Lead is one of the best value small scoots you can get. And those lovely people at Honda have sweetened the deal even more by offering a free options package worth 10% of the bike’s normal selling price. If you’re... Read more

Honda Civic 2.2 CTDi Sport
4.0 stars

Honda Civic 2.2 CTDi Sport

By Stuart Miles

If there’s one car that’ll make you change your mind forever about diesels it’s the extraordinary new Honda Civic 2.2 i-CTDi Sport.In truth, the Civic is a gem no matter what combination of fuel and capacity you choose to stuff in the engine bay,... Read more

CES 2006: Pocket-lint gets date with Honda robot ASIMO

CES 2006: Pocket-lint gets date with Honda robot ASIMO

By Stuart Miles

Pocket-lint was lucky enough to finish CES 2006 in Las Vegas with a date with Honda's robot ASIMO in the Robot's first appearance at the show. Standing for Advanced Step in Innovative Mobility the robot is the world's most advanced humanoid robot, with... Read more

CES 2006: PSP acts a remote control for pimped-up Honda Civic

CES 2006: PSP acts a remote control for pimped-up Honda Civic

By Stuart Miles

The PSP maybe seen by most as a games console, but the handheld device has taken its first steps as a remote control for your car. Based on what was once a 94 Honda Civic, a pimped-up concept car called the ElecTrick, has gone on show at CES in Las Vegas... Read more