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Honda has evolved its Pilot SUV to adapt to the consumers’ needs. Just two years ago, the Pilot had a boxy design, harkening back to the days where SUVs didn’t have much of an identity, they were utility alone in purpose. However, as SUVs continue to dominate the marketplace manufacturers like Honda understand that contemporary …

In many ways, sales of the Honda HR-V embody the huge demand of the small SUV market. According to Car Sales Base, Honda sold 82,041 HR-V models in 2016. In 2015, it sold 41,969 models, representing an almost twofold increase in sales in one year. That’s incredible growth for any vehicle, let alone one that …

Each year, SUVs.com names its top picks for every SUV segment. For compact SUVs, this year’s selection was simple, as the Honda CR-V is the class of the pack. The Honda CR-V earned many accolades. Kelley Blue Book named the CR-V one of its 16 Best Family Cars of 2016, stating, “Thankfully, this small family …

Since becoming part of the Honda family in 1997, the CR-V has been America’s best-selling SUV, according to the Detroit Free Press, with over 4 million units sold since its initial release. With a firm advantage of over competitors like the Chevrolet Equinox, Ford Escape, and the Subaru Forester, Honda elevated its 2017 CR-V model …

The 2016 Honda HR-V is a versatile option for SUV buyers due to its ample interior space and diverse seating solutions. In addition to these enticing features, this model earned the 2016 Green SUV of the Year honor from Green Car Journal, signifying how efficient this model is. Stylistically, the HR-V hooks eyes with its …

Rating 72/100 Background Given the continued growth, both in sales and girth, of its popular CR-V, Honda saw an opportunity to create a new entry-level crossover SUV model. The result is the all-new 2016 Honda HR-V. If Honda’s Pilot is "papa" and its CR-V is "mama," then the HR-V should fit perfectly within the family …

Rating 73/100 Background Big and blocky on the outside but underneath just a roomy, family-friendly crossover, the previous-generation Honda Pilot perhaps tried a little too hard to look like something it wasn’t. It was like Sheldon from The Big Bang Theory gearing up in full Under Armour apparel to fake his way into an iron …

The 2016 Honda HR-V is an all-new entry into the subcompact crossover SUV class. While it may look like someone left a Honda CR-V in the dryer too long, the all-new HR-V is actually based on an elongated chassis for the newly redesign subcompact Honda Fit. The HR-V is only a few inches shorter and …

Rating 86/100 Background The 2015 Honda CR-V is kind of like a carton of Tropicana orange juice. Now, don’t assume we’re being disparaging here. Sure, there are enticing beverage alternatives — maybe there’s even an impartial, SUVS.com-like o.j.-reviewing Web site out there that trumpets their virtues — but a whole lot of people still go …

Rating 57/100 Background The 2015 Honda Pilot is hardly at the vanguard of family transportation. Not only is the current generation now in its sixth year of production, the Pilot has always been blocky and a bit trucklike to drive at a time when its competitors are increasingly sleeker and more carlike. The result is …

Rating 63/100 Background There is a very good reason the Honda CR-V has been the best-selling SUV for several years. Actually, there are numerous good reasons, as the CR-V offers a mix of practicality, comfort, usability, fuel economy, driver involvement, reliability and low ownership costs that simply hasn’t been matched by any other compact crossover …

Rating 62/100 Background The 2014 Honda Pilot isn’t the newest kid on the block. In contrast to many recently redesigned, large crossover SUV rivals, the Pilot remains largely unchanged since the second-generation model debuted back in 2009. Its age proves to be a disadvantage in a few key areas, though the 2014 Pilot still merits …