Most Hondas have competitive fuel economy and strong resale value. The Honda driving experience is usually sound. Standout models in our tests are the Accord, CR-V, Odyssey, and Ridgeline. The Insight delivers exceptional fuel economy. The latest Accord dramatically rethinks the modern family sedan, with new proportions and latest features. The three-row Pilot is competitive and recently freshened. The Honda Civic is offered in a range of flavors and configurations. Recent models in the EX trim and up are burdened with touch-screen infotainment systems, which are frustrating and distracting to use. Turbo engines and nine- and even 10-speed transmissions are the latest tech being deployed to boost fuel economy. Some models have had reliability hiccups.
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