Tag Archives: Honda

Here’s a Bus With a Built-In 1972 Honda Z600 Escape Pod 

Found for sale on eBay is a 1981 Eagle bus that’s been turned into an RV, and that houses a chopped-up 1972 Honda Z600 Kei Car. It’s the ultimate Japanese Kei Car escape pod for when your bus breaks down or is attacked by zombies.

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This Honda Ridgeline Dune Buggy Proves That The Ridgeline Is More Hardcore Than You Think

Reader, I am vexed. Vexed, I tell you. The Honda Corporation, in all of its vastness and magnificence, sometimes makes things that are good, and sometimes makes things that are bad. That boring Acura RDX? Bad. This Honda Ridgeline that’s been absolutely transformed into a dune-bashing buggy? Good. Extremely good.

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The 2019 Honda Civic Si Gets a $200 Price Bump and Comes in the Ever-Charming Snot Green

The Honda Civic Si is back for 2019, with a $200 price hike and a major upgrade. No, that upgrade isn’t more power, and no, it isn’t all-wheel drive inspired by the top-of-the-line Ford Focus RS. The 2019 Si comes in snot gre—“Tonic Yellow Pearl,” because some automakers do care about keeping color alive.

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When Does Your Car Become an Old Car?

My 2008 Honda Fit Sport had been a model of reliability until, a few weeks ago while driving back from upstate, I began to smell something, like plastic burning. I pulled over and opened the hood and saw a puff of smoke rise out. About $1,600 and several days later, I began to contemplate if my 10-year-old car was in…

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Honda Airbags Are Now a Hot Commodity for Thieves

For some reason, there’s apparently been a recent uptick in airbag thefts, and some thieves have been exclusively choosing Honda vehicles as their targets, USA Today writes in its report on the issue. Here’s a look at how bad this strange problem has gotten in some parts of the U.S.

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Let’s Go For A Jaunty Ride Around A Park On A Honda Zook

If you aren’t already following the Honda Japan on YouTube, you really ought to be, because they occasionally post some nifty little videos from the Honda Collection Hall museum. The videos often feature an obscure Honda ride—like the Zook here—that you may not have even heard of. While all of this is clearly going…

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The ‘Meh’ Cars From That Honda Ad Aren’t Actually All That Meh

The word “meh,” despite its meaning, is interesting. The origins could be from Yiddish, but most now agree that it was popularized by the Simpsons. The usage, however, is not in dispute at all: boring, dull, unremarkable, unable to have shits donated, bland. We use it in our own Meh Car Monday series, and recently…

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Honda’s Pledging $2 Billion Towards a Joint Autonomous Project With GM

More and more automakers are investing in autonomous tech and today GM announced they’ll be joining up with Honda to build an autonomous vehicle, with a lot of money promised to change hands.

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A Honda Kei Truck Is The Best Way To Do Monterey Car Week

My favorite thing about Monterey Car Week is you can just show up with no plans of going to any events and you’ll still see incredible cars driving around Monterey and Carmel. Not just any cars, either, but some of the best of the best. Stuff that looks like they’ve driven straight here from a bedroom poster.

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1984 Honda CRX: Why This Guy Dropped $10,000 To Restore One

For those who crave wheels from the Radwood generation, getting a super clean 1980s Honda these days is no easy task. This particular 1984 Honda CRX looks showroom condition now, but it certainly didn’t stay in this condition all its life. It was meticulously restored by a guy in Austin that truly appreciates all the…

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