11 Jan 2016 Honda Civic Awarded North American Car of the Year
The Honda Civic is not a new contender for the title of the North American Car of the Year, in fact since the awards inception in 1994 the Civic has been nominated eleven times. Today Honda proudly accepted the award for the 2016 Honda Civic as the 2016 North American Car of the Year. This is the second time the Civic has won this award, bringing home the title a decade ago in 2006.
About The Award
Every year a panel of 53 United States and Canadian Journalist vote to decide what car will receive the prestigious titles of The North American Car of the Year. The selected car is announced at the North American Auto Show in Detroit each year. Many factors go into the decision such as, design innovation, safety, driver satisfaction, and value.
Jeff Conrad, Honda Division senior vice president and general manager was quoted saying “The all-new Civic was developed and is built in North America, making this North American Car of the Year win even sweeter.”
Updates to the 2016 Honda Civic
The 2016 Honda Civic was redesigned inside and out allowing for a much more spacious cabin and many other upgrades including, improved safety features, improved engine choices, and the latest in driver technology.
Honda has always made safety a top priority and the 2016 Honda Civic is no exception to this. While most of the safety features come standard in all 2016 Civics, there are also optional safety features such as Forward Collision Warning, Lane Departure Warning, Collision Mitigation Braking system, and the Road Departure Mitigation System.
The 2016 Civic comes with improved fuel efficiency regardless of which engine or Trim you go with, and for the first time in US history, the Honda Civic can be purchased with Honda turbo engine technology.
2016 Honda Civic Tech Features
The tech features that come standard in the 2016 Honda Civic definitely play a part in driver satisfaction. All of the 2016 Civic Trims come with BlueTooth HandsFreeLink, BlueTooth Streaming Audio, and a USB audio interface as standard features. Other Trims selections include options such as, Pandora Compatibility, HondaLink, and Apple CarPlay. The tech features in the 2016 Honda Civic keep you happy and safe allowing you to keep your eyes on the road!
Find out more information on the 2016 Honda Civic at Honda of Aventura in North Miami Beach, Florida. Visit us today and be one of the first in the area to drive the 2016 North American Car of the Year!
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