Honda has swept the Editor’s Choice Awards from Car and Driver Magazine with eight models recognized as outstanding vehicles in their segment. The winning models are honored for a long list of criteria including versatility, fuel economy, features and equipment, value, and more. By selecting each of the models, the editors at Car and Driver magazine are adding their stamp of approval to help car shoppers pick the best of the best.
The Winning Models
With cabins that are well-equipped, powertrains that are capable and efficient, and plenty of safety features inside and out, these winning Honda models offer a great buy for drivers. But they also provide plenty of style, sophistication, and fun behind the wheel. The winners are:
- Mid-Size Sedan: 2018 Honda Accord
- Compact Sedan: 2018 Honda Civic
- Compact Sedan: 2018 Honda Civic Si
- Compact Coupes and Convertibles: 2018 Honda Civic Si
- Compact Hatchback: 2018 Honda Civic Type R
- Compact Hatchback: 2018 Honda Civic Hatchback
- Compact Crossover/SUV: 2018 Honda CR-V
- Subcompact Hatchback: 2018 Honda Fit
- Minivan/Van: 2018 Honda Odyssey
- Mid-Size Pickup Truck: 2018 Honda Ridgeline
Each of the winning Honda models offer compelling performance on the road. The Civic Si and Civic Type R are high-performance vehicles that give drivers power, control, and capability behind the wheel. The CR-V is a sporty option as a crossover with available AWD that lets you tackle the roads even in inclement weather. Even the Honda Odyssey achieves impressive power with 280 hp and quick acceleration, which makes merging onto the highway a breeze.
You’ll drive longer distances in a Honda model with fewer visits to the pump, which is good news for your wallet and for the environment. The Honda Accord achieves incredible fuel economy with an available hybrid option, while the Honda Fit, when paired with the CVT, earns up to 40 mpg* on the highway — on par with, or even better than, most hybrid cars on the road. With Honda’s continued commitment to value, every model achieves class-leading fuel efficiency, including the model that’s just right for you!