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Honda Accord Plug-in Hybrid Wins Top Honors from Green Car Journal

We've known about the impressive and ecofriendly performance delivered by the Honda Accord Plug-in Hybrid for a while now, but it's great to see the vehicle getting such high praise from one of the most trusted publications in the auto world.

The Green Car Journal tests and rates all sorts of vehicles for their Top 10 Green Car Technology List each year and this time around the Accord Plug-in Hybrid got a nod...

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The EPA Says the Honda Fit EV Is the Most Efficient in Its Class

The Honda Fit EV will be here on Long Island before you know it - and with it, an EPA-calculated range of 82 miles on a single charge, and as much as 118 MPGe. That officially makes it the most efficient EV available to drivers around the United States.

Other than a tailpipe-free mode of transportation, what else can you expect from the Fit EV? Well, to start with, it's powered by...

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Three Efficient Powertrains Makes the Honda Civic a Green Choice

Of course you know the 2012 Honda Civic is fuel-efficient. It's well-known among compact car shoppers and buyers that if you're looking to save money at the pump, the Civic is a top choice. But did you also know it's a top choice if you're looking for a car that's gentler on the environment? It is! Kelley Blue Book recently released their "10 Best Green Cars of 2012" list, and...

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More Reasons to Consider the Honda Civic

The health and safety of you and your family is of the utmost important to Honda. For example, in the 2012 Honda Civic, the automaker has made some of the most innovative safety features standard across trim levels. That's right - every Civic features standard Vehicle Stability Assist with traction control; anti-lock brakes; tire pressure monitoring; ACE body structure; as well as front, front side, and side curtain airbags. And, just to further prove how...

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Honda Tops Carbon Disclosure Project's 2011 Global 500 Report

Apple Honda is proud to sell Honda vehicles for so many reasons. Take a look at our impressive lineup of new Honda vehicles in our showroom at 1375 Route 58 Riverhead, NY, and you'll find that many of them boast super-low carbon emissions. But these vehicles are only a part of the Japanese automaker's commitment to preserving the environment. This year, Honda has earned top marks in the Carbon Disclosure Project's 2011…

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Honda Minimizes Waste and Maximizes Resources

You are probably quite confused, and are asking yourself  what soybeans have to do with Honda cars? Well, actually the only thing they have in common is Honda's core environmental philosophy.

During a recent visit to the Honda factory in Marysville, OH, Steve Motavalli of Car Talk experienced something out of the ordinary. Not only is the Japanese automaker implementing practices to reduce waste in their production efforts, but they are also refusing to…

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2012 Honda Insight Debuts This Week

Honda is scheduled to unveil the revitalized 2012 Honda Insight later this week in Germany at the Frankfurt Motor Show. In years past the Honda Insight made an name for itself, and has been called "A Hybrid for Everyone"1,  and the Insight has received a revamping for the upcoming model year.

Clearly, the Japanese automaker has worked hard to keep their lips sealed prior to the debut. Like any automaker debuting a new model…

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Honda Supports Higher Fuel Economy Standards

You may not think that automakers would be eager to see higher fuel-economy standards. And, we all know that Honda isn't any automaker.  It's in their blood to care for the environment for future generations all while offering today's drivers excellent fuel economy.

We were most definitely impressed,  but not surprised when Honda announced they were going to endorse legislation mandating that automakers improve their  fleet-wide fuel economy average to 54.5?

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Honda Shines Above The Rest in 2011 Initial Quality Study

Quality...it's not something every automaker delivers, but it is something all drivers look for when they're buying a car. One of the best things about shopping Honda is that you know the quality is a cut above the rest. And, you don't even have to take Apple Honda's word alone.

Recently, Honda earned its highest-ever initial quality rating in the J.D. Powers and Associates Initial Quality StudySM for 2011…

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Natural-Gas-Powered Honda Civic Continues to Use HOV Areas on Cali Highways

As of July 1, yellow-sticker vehicles must meet a higher passenger quota to gain access to these highly coveted driving zones.The days when yellow-stickered partial-hybrid vehicles were allowed to travel with a single passenger on designated HOV areas of California state highways are over. Luckily, the natural-gas-powered Honda Civic and other super-ultralow-emission vehicles get a white-colored sticker. And, all white-stickered vehicles, including the Honda NGV, will continue to have single-passenger access to HOV areas…

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