Honda CR-V Earns Motor Trend 2018 SUV of the Year Award
Auto authority, Motor Trend, recently named the new 2018 Honda CR-V as 2018 Motor Trend SUV of the Year. The 2018 Honda CR-V surpassed 25 contenders for this prestigious honor. This is the second nod from Motor Trend as the 2015 Honda CR-V was also named 2015 Motor Trend SUV of the Year.
Each year Motor Trend’s top editors, writers and testers conduct an exhaustive evaluation of new vehicle models. Road tests, ride tests, technology and interior inspections are all part of the study. Winners of the classic Motor Trend Golden Calipers are selected from several finalists in each vehicle category. The Honda CR-V was in good company this year with two other finalists, the Volvo XC60 and the Volkswagen Atlas.
To be eligible for the Motor Trend SUV of the Year award, a vehicle must be “all-new” or “substantially upgraded” and have been on sale within twelve months from the previous November. Motor Trend experts gave the new 2018 Honda CR-V high marks for its advancement in design, safety performance features, engineering excellence, efficiency and value.
“The Honda CR-V has earned its place as America’s most popular SUV over the past two decades by providing customers with just-the-right balance of features, capabilities, fun-to-drive performance and outstanding quality.” said Jeff Conrad, senior vice president of Automobile Sales & general manager of the Honda Division, American Honda Motor Co., Inc., “We are incredibly honored to earn this recognition from the experts at Motor Trend in a very competitive and crowded field.”
The Ed Voyles Honda Dealership serving Atlanta now has a selection of new 2018 Honda CR-V models to choose from. We invite you to stop by and take this award winning SUV for a test drive soon.
2018 Motor Trend SUV of the Year® – see MotorTrend.com for details
2018 Honda Ridgeline In Stock Now
Ed Voyles Honda has a selection of new 2018 Honda Ridgeline trucks in stock now. This new Honda truck is offered with a choice of nine trim levels including a dramatic Black Edition as well as all-wheel and two-wheel drive options. For 2018 the Honda Ridgeline will be available with two new exterior color choices (for Sport models), White Diamond Pearl and Lunar Silver Metallic.
Since its re-introduction into the Honda lineup, this versatile Honda truck has gained notoriety for its unique features. The Ridgeline has an in-bed trunk for cargo storage or the trunk can be used as an ice chest to keep beverages and food cold. The Ridgeline also has an available, factory installed truck bed audio system. Both of these innovative features have made the Honda Ridgeline quite popular with the tailgate party crowd.
Powered by a a 3.5-liter direct-injected SOHC i-VTEC™ V-6 engine with Variable Cylinder Management™ mated to a wide ratio 6-speed automatic transmission, the new Ridgeline delivers 280 horsepower and 262 lb.-ft of torque. New all-wheel drive models offer outstanding all-weather performance and improved dynamic handling courtesy of a new Intelligent Variable Torque Management™ system.
The Ridgeline’s cargo-hauling and towing capabilities include a class-leading maximum of 1,584-pound (718.5 kg) payload capacity (varies by trim) and up to 5,000-pound (2,268 kg) towing. A button-operated Intelligent Traction Management System allows the driver a choice of up to four different operating modes: Normal, Snow, Mud and Sand for the AWD models, as well as Normal and Snow for 2WD vehicles.
Inside the spacious cabin are various storage compartments and plenty of head, leg and shoulder room. The Ridgeline also has many available advanced technologies including an 8-inch Display Audio touchscreen with Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™ compatibility, HD Radio®, SiriusXM® 2.0, up to four USB ports and Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System™.
If you are shopping for a new truck and want to drive something that is far beyond the ordinary, we invite you to come test drive the new 2018 Honda Ridgeline near Atlanta, GA. Our Honda dealership serves the Atlanta area and offers convenient financing, leasing and frequent dealer specials.
2018 Honda HR-V In Stock NowSee the 2018 Honda HR-V near Atlanta, GA
Ed Voyles Honda has taken delivery of the new 2018 Honda HR-V. This versatile subcompact SUV offers the sleek styling of a coupe and all the functionality of a large SUV. The HR-V has been one of our most popular models ever since it was introduced to the Honda lineup several years ago. New 2018 HR-V models are available with LX, EX and EX-L trims in both 2-wheel and all-wheel drivetrains.
New exterior options for the Honda HR-V include a new wheel design with black-painted inserts (EX and higher trims) and a vibrant new color, Aegean Blue Metallic. A variety of standard safety and driver-assistive features are included in this new model such as anti-lock brakes (ABS) with Brake Assist and Hill Start Assist, Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) electronic stability control system and a Multi-Angle Rearview Camera.
The new 2018 Honda HR-V draws power from a responsive 1.8-liter SOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder engine with i-VTEC® valvetrain. It has a peak output of 141 horsepower and 127 lb. ft. of torque and is available with Honda’s Real Time AWD with Intelligent Control System™ for exceptional all-weather handling and control.
Despite its compact size, the new HR-V has up to 100.1 cu ft of passenger space and 58.8 cu. ft. of cargo volume (LX FWD). The new Honda HR-V also offers one of Honda’s most versatile interiors with a second row Magic Seat® and four different configurations for multiple seating and cargo-hauling purposes.
Our Honda dealership currently has a wide selection of new 2018 Honda HR-V models to choose from. We invite you to browse our inventory see photos, prices, color options and vehicle details then stop by and test drive a new Honda HR-V near Atlanta, Georgia.