Like most car makers, Honda saw the writing on the wall. Passenger cars are in a slow but steady decline. Buyers are moving more and more to SUV or crossover style vehicles for their space, comfort, and high driving position. HR-V is the Japanese car maker’s second best seller behind the laudable CR-V. https://youtu.be/0HaJmdxti2o … Continue reading Honda HRV VTI-LX Video review
Read about it here, and watch the video on the track! We drive the new Honda Type R http://gaycarboys.com.au/2018-honda-type-r-at-baskerville-race-track/
I like Honda’s small SUV. It shares a platform with the Jazz, but the small crossover is slightly more practical with bags of extra room just perfect for a Drive-In. We drove it last year. Read about it here I said I’d only buy one if I could have an AWD model, but that is … Continue reading Retro Night Out in a HRV: The Honda Drive-In Movie Night
Honda reinvigorates Civic name with stunning new model Yes, yes yes, oh YES: fabulous quality, fully loaded with tech, honda is back Oh dear me no: rear seaters can’t get feet under front seats, no inner grab handle to close boot Wow, what a peach. Honda pulled out all the stops to present their new … Continue reading Honda’s new Civic is dead posh
Yes Yes Yes oh YES: fab economy, engaging drive, bags of space, quiet. Oh dear me no: no spare tyre (see story), small boot, expensive. Australia has been fairly slow to take up the hybrid challenge. Our governments haven’t subsidised them the way other countries have done. This has cast a long shadow over … Continue reading Honda’s Accord Sport Hybrid: Works well, but no spare let us down.
It’s been a slow few weeks for news. Ummmm, the sales figures are out. Audi is trying to conquer the world, BMW is doing well and Mercedes Benz is the current darling of the premium world. Umm, there are loads of SUVs being sold and that figure is only going up. There, that’s … Continue reading Honda’s new HR-V: Good looking, but is it any good?
It’s new, and in a funny kind of way, quite cute. It isn’t an exciting car by any means, but it is a very practical runabout for those cramped, smelly, smoky, crowded inner city streets. It is a popular choice for the younger and older crowd because it runs on the smell of an oily … Continue reading Mini Review – Entry Level Motoring: Honda Jazz
Yes Yes Yes oh Yes: driver aids, captains seats, low fuel consumption, capacious cabin, copious cabin tech. Oh dear me no: It is still a people mover Cast your mind back a few years and you'll remember those happy queens who asked us to test Honda's Odyssey for them. They wanted … Continue reading Honda’s Amazing New Iphone Mirroring Audio System in the Odyssey
Buying a c is more than just handing over cash, it’s really all about buying a life style. Even people who don’t consider themselves car people want to spend their money wisely. We’ve all heard people say “I just want a vehicle that gets me from A to B” but that’s a load of … Continue reading Honda CRV Diesel: Comfy and economical.
From the Iphone: A dusty country track and farm building When I mentioned to the boys that I was testing the Accord this week, I got WOOTS and hoots and jeers. They said some most unkind things about the Accord being boring and dull and not the sort of car that a gay boy would … Continue reading Enter Honda’s V6 Accord: It’s a great car Sans Gravitas