Category Archives: Honda News

Two Honda Vehicles Earn “Best Cars for Families” Award

Honda has long been known as a family brand, with vehicles designed specifically to give your family the comfort, safety, entertainment, and flexibility it needs on the go. That is why it came as no surprise to us at Don Wessel Honda to hear that two Honda vehicles, the 2018 Honda Odyssey and the 2018 Honda CR-V, were recently awarded… Read more »

2018 Honda CR-V’s Features Are Set to Impress

2018 Honda CR-V’s Features | Best New Cars Springfield Missouri

After a complete redesign for 2017, the CR-V returns this year with the same impressive lineup of trims and options. The 2018 Honda CR-V’s features include more standard safety and technology items to deliver the modern features today’s drivers expect. The CR-V is available in four trim levels: LX, EX, EX-L, and Touring. The LX trim comes standard with automatic… Read more »

Five Honda Models Score 2018 Consumer Guide® Automotive Best Buy Awards

Five Honda Models Receive Awards - New Car Search Springfield MO

2018 Consumer Guide® Automotive Best Buy Awards No one wants to spend more money than they have to, especially when it comes to buying a new car. Following this year’s 2018 Consumer Guide® Automotive Best Buy Awards results, shoppers can make sure they’re getting the best value for their money. This year, five Honda models came away as category winners…. Read more »

Honoring the Best: New Awards for the Civic and Accord

Awards for Honda Civic and Accord - Best New Car Deals Springfield MO

Two of Honda’s most popular vehicles, the Accord and Civic, are also two of its most award-winning. Bringing home awards in safety, overall quality, and value, these are the cars you want to check out if you’re looking for a coupe or sedan you can trust. The Honda Accord Coupe, for instance, won the KBB.com award for Most Awarded Car… Read more »

2018 Honda Accord Upgrades Embrace Minimalist Philosophy

2018 Honda Accord Upgrades Embrace Minimalist Philosophy - New Car Search Springfield MO

Often when people think of redesigned vehicles or upgrades to certain models, they’re picturing something bigger and better, but the 2018 Honda Accord designers took a different approach. For this year’s Honda Accord upgrades, the team behind the nameplate went back to the drawing board, eliminating the coupe body style, going for a lighter (but more efficient) engine, and even… Read more »

Honda Self-Driving Cars: Redefining the Auto Industry – Auto Dealers Springfield MO

Honda Self-Driving Cars Redefining the Auto Industry - Auto Dealers Springfield MO

Self-driving cars have been all over the news in recent months due to their exciting potential. Some experts estimate that in a few short years, your car could be completely autonomous. That’s why Honda has decided to begin researching self-driving cars. Though it’s one of the last major automakers to enter the race, the extensive R&D team at Honda promises… Read more »

Honda Civic Type R Takes Nurburgring by Storm

Honda Civic Type R Takes Nurburgring by Storm - Best New Cars Springfield MO

Fuel efficient cars aren’t the best candidates to set lap records, but the Honda Civic Type R is a clear exception to the rule. Honda’s hot hatchback brought the heat when it arrived at the Nurburgring track in Germany and left with a new lap time record. The Japanese performance stole the top spot and dethroned an impressive competitor. The… Read more »

New Honda Civic Type R to Debut in Geneva – New Car Search in Springfield Missouri

Honda Civic Hatchback

The Civic hatchback has never made it to North America, despite the huge splash the standard Honda Civic has made in the American market. However, as of the upcoming Geneva Auto Show, we’ll be seeing a light at the end of the tunnel, when the next-generation Civic Type R hatchback makes it public debut at the event. We at Don… Read more »

Honda CR-V and Ridgeline Named Car and Driver 10Best Car and SUV Winners

2017 Honda Ridgeline - Springfield, MO

The truck and SUV segments are two of the most competitive segments in the industry—and it looks like Honda is coming out on top of these segments once again. The Japanese car maker recently had two models—the 2017 Honda CR-V and 2017 Honda Ridgeline—earn the title of Car and Driver 10Best Car and SUV winners in the compact SUV and… Read more »

Honda’s New ‘Power of Dreams’ Ad is Captivating Audiences

Honda Model

Honda’s newest ad isn’t touting a specific car or shiny new features. Instead, the fascinating ad uses paper, hands, and stop-motion animation to celebrate the brand’s history and the wide-range of products it engineers and manufactures. Honda’s new ‘Power of Dreams’ ad first debuted during this season’s NFL kickoff games. Called “Paper,” the ad flips through about 3,000 hand-drawn illustrations… Read more »