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Honda Jazz Limited Edition returns for $19,490 drive-away

The Honda Jazz Limited Edition has been rolled out again, on the back of the company's success with last year’s special of the same name. With a claimed $3000 worth of extra features for just $1000 over the base car, Honda says the new 2017 Jazz LE features a number of “customer-focused” upgrades...

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2017 Honda Civic hatch unveiled in European trim
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2017 Honda Civic hatch unveiled in European trim

The new Honda Civic hatchback has been revealed in EU trim ahead of its debut at the 2016 Paris motor show, press previews for which begin at the end of this month. This is not the first time we've seen the tenth-generation Civic hatch in production form, with the company having already revealed the US market variant last month...


2017 Honda Civic Type R spied with extra details on display
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2017 Honda Civic Type R spied with extra details on display

The next-generation Honda Civic Type R has been spied undergoing hot weather testing in Spain. Unfortunately this Civic Type R prototype didn't take the opportunity to disrobe as it ventured into warmer climes, as the vehicle seen here is wearing roughly the same amount of camouflage as the car spotted on the Nurburgring last year...


Honda responds to NSX pricing criticism
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Honda responds to NSX pricing criticism

Honda Australia took six or seven pre-orders on the brand-new NSX hybrid supercar before last week's local launch, but admits the public response to its $420,000 price tag has been mixed. The reborn petrol-electric Honda NSX brand halo can be ordered now, with first Australian deliveries built-to-order at the brand’s Performance Manufacturing Centre in Ohio due in early 2017...


Light car sales will recover, predicts Honda
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Light car sales will recover, predicts Honda

Light car sales are in the doldrums right now, but key market player Honda is convinced things will turn around — it’s just not quite sure when it’ll happen, and why it’s happening in the first place. Sales of light vehicles are in relative freefall this year, down 16 per cent within a total market up three per cent...


CarAdvice News Desk: the weekly wrap for August 26
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CarAdvice News Desk: the weekly wrap for August 26

Welcome to the CarAdvice.com News Desk, a regular video wrap of the latest happenings in the automotive world and Australia's new-car market. Keeping you in the loop, Tegan Lawson presents a weekly video from the CarAdvice Garage, with everything you need to know about the week in news and reviews...


New Honda CR-V due next year, to be more dynamic and upmarket
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New Honda CR-V due next year, to be more dynamic and upmarket

The all-new 2017 Honda CR-V, set to break cover within the next few months, will be a more premium and dynamic offering designed to take it right up to the dominant Mazda CX-5 in the booming medium SUV market. Due to launch in Australia during the second half of next year, following on from a world premiere in the US within a few months, the next iteration of Honda’s long-running SUV nameplate will follow in the wheel-tracks of the sportier new Civic...


Honda Australia needs another 12 months to complete Takata airbag recall
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Honda Australia needs another 12 months to complete Takata airbag recall

Honda Australia says it won’t finish repairing 400,000 cars fitted with potentially faulty airbag inflators, supplied by third-party provider Takata, for at least another 12 months. The massive task of replacing such a huge number of various inflators (up to 5000 per week), and navigating the complex regulatory landscape in place, has been a massive challenge for the brand’s local arm, admits director Stephen Collins...


Honda patents 11-speed triple-clutch transmission - report
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Honda patents 11-speed triple-clutch transmission - report

Honda has reportedly filed a patent in Japan for an 11-speed triple-clutch transmission. According to AutoGuide, which initially found the patent, the filing was made by Honda on May 27, 2016. In a translation of the patent application Honda claims that the third clutch will reduce torque loss...


Could Honda go back to the future?
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Could Honda go back to the future?

Honda Australia says it and a number of other “advanced” markets around the globe are pushing for the development of a greater array of sporty cars, potentially even a revival of iconic coupes such as the Prelude and Integra. Why is this of note? While there’s nothing locked away in the immediate development pipeline, the more mature markets push for brand-building cars that powered Honda to its once-lofty status, the more likely it is that it will happen...


Honda Australia forecasts massive 2017 growth
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Honda Australia forecasts massive 2017 growth

Honda Australia has forecast huge growth in 2017 on the back of the new Civic sedan and hatch line-up, and the much improved next-generation CR-V medium SUV. The company’s local director Stephen Collins this week stated his aim to achieve 50,000 sales next year, around 20 per cent more than is expected this year...


2017 Honda Civic Type-R Australian launch confirmed
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2017 Honda Civic Type-R Australian launch confirmed

The next-generation Honda Civic Type-R hot hatch is still 100 per cent on track for an Australian launch before the end of 2017, the company’s local chief said today. This means hotted-up Honda diehards will soon be able to get their hands on a rejoinder to the all-conquering Ford Focus RS...


2017 Honda NSX: Australian models now in production
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2017 Honda NSX: Australian models now in production

The long-awaited and much-anticipated 2017 Honda NSX supercar has finally commenced production in right-hand drive. The hybrid-powered sports coupe has commenced production in Ohio at the brand’s Performance Manufacturing Centre in Marysville, ahead of its local arrival early in 2017...


Honda Jazz v Suzuki Baleno comparison
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Honda Jazz v Suzuki Baleno comparison

If you're in the market for a city-friendly car that's bigger inside than you’d think, then look no further: the 2016 Honda Jazz and the 2016 Suzuki Baleno are here to help. As we’ve come to find out, both of these city cars – the Honda built in Thailand and the Suzuki built in India – have above-average interior space, meaning both will likely appeal to buyers who want a light car that isn’t light on practicality...


2017 Honda Civic Hatch revealed, due for Australia early next year - UPDATE
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2017 Honda Civic Hatch revealed, due for Australia early next year - UPDATE

UPDATE: More pictures of the 2017 Honda Civic Hatch - yes, it has a capital H, according to Honda - have been added. Initially, only the rear had been revealed. The eagerly-awaited 2017 Honda Civic Hatch has officially broken cover in the US ahead of its Australian debut set for early next year...


2016 Honda Civic VTi-LX Review
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2016 Honda Civic VTi-LX Review

As the top-spec model in the new sedan range, the 2016 Honda Civic VTi-LX doesn't miss out on much.

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Honda ‘ZSX’ name trademarked: “baby NSX” could be revealed next year - report
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Honda ‘ZSX’ name trademarked: “baby NSX” could be revealed next year - report

Rumours of a new mid-engined Honda sports car have been around for nearly a decade, but now the company has filed a trademark application for the ‘ZSX’ name in Europe, and reports claim the new model could be revealed as early as next year. Filed at the end of July, the ZSX trademark draws obvious similarities to the NSX’s name...


2017 Honda Civic hatch spotted undisguised at the docks
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2017 Honda Civic hatch spotted undisguised at the docks

The next-generation Honda Civic hatchback has been spied completely undisguised in the UK. These photos, originally posted on the CivicX.com forums, show the new hatch heading to or at the docks about to board a ship bound for the US. Americans will be able to buy a Civic hatch for the first time in two generations...


CarAdvice News Desk: the weekly wrap for August 5
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CarAdvice News Desk: the weekly wrap for August 5

Welcome to the CarAdvice.com News Desk, a regular video wrap of the latest happenings in the automotive world and Australia's new-car market. Keeping you in the loop, Tegan Lawson presents a weekly video from the CarAdvice Garage, with everything you need to know about the week in news and reviews...


Honda NSX to spearhead big Australian branding campaign
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Honda NSX to spearhead big Australian branding campaign

Honda Australia plans to utilise the strong imagery and credibility of the new NSX supercar to reinforce its credentials as a car company capable of muscling it with the best. With global production capacity of the Honda NSX limited to just eight per day, wait lists for the US market have already hit two years, while Europe sits at 12 months...