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Honda HR-V Compact SUV

A whole new take on versatility. 

The 2016 HR-V is something new. Part SUV, part hatchback, with amazing cargo space and fuel economy, the HR-V is in a league of its own.

†Based on information currently available to Honda Canada Inc. as of February 12, 2015.

Style to spare.

Ride in style. The HR-V is sporty and aggressive, with a cabin shape that’s more than a little reminiscent of a coupe.

With help from the 60/40 Split 2nd-Row Magic Seat®, the HR-V gives you up to 1,665 litres of cargo volume with the second-row seats down. Talk about magical.



Versatility to suit your everyday. 
As your needs change, so can the HR-V. With incredible cargo space and one of the most spacious cabins, the HR-V is ready when you are.

†Based on information currently available to Honda Canada Inc. as of February 12, 2015.

Inner beauty.

Surround yourself with refinement. Soft-touch materials, precise bezels and premium detailing are just a few of the luxuries in store for you.

Ready to respond.

There’s plenty of get up and go when you need it. With a responsive engine and available AWD, the HR-V has been engineered to offer a next-level driving experience.

Street smart.

Every HR-V has lots of little things to love. From the standard Display Audio System to standard multi-angle rearview camera with guidelines, the HR-V is a modern experience through and through.

Keeping safety in mind. 

Safety is our top priority. With a body structure designed to more efficiently absorb frontal collisions and an anticipated top safety pick win, the HR-V takes your safety to heart.

2016 Honda Pilot

All-new 2016 Honda Pilot Makes Canadian Debut and Redefines the Intermediate, Three-Row SUV at 2015 Canadian International Auto Show 

• Modern, redesigned and confidently capable new Pilot launching this summer
• Advanced and efficient Earth Dreams Technology™ powertrains
• Class-leading safety features, driving dynamics and improved fuel efficiency
• A host of new technologies and even more packaging flexibility


MARKHAM, ON (Feb. 12, 2015) – The all-new 2016 Honda Pilot SUV made its Canadian premiere today at the 2015 Canadian International Auto Show. Reengineered and redesigned in North America, the 2016 Honda Pilot delivers more family-friendly utility, more advance technology and more quality attributes than ever before, boasting class-leading safety features, improved fuel efficiency and confident driving dynamics in a thoroughly modern and stylish new package.

The all-new 2016 Pilot, launching at Honda dealerships across Canada this summer, is the third generation of Honda’s three-row intermediate SUV to be designed, developed and manufactured in North America. Reinforcing 2015 as the “Year of Honda,” Pilot further strengthens Honda’s SUV/CUV triple threat by joining the exceptionally well received 2015 CR-V (2015 Motor Trend Sport/Utility of the Year) and the greatly anticipated new 2016 HR-V.

Style and Features

The all-new design of the 2016 Pilot sports a modern, sleek, yet commanding and muscular form incorporating new quality features, including optional brighter and more efficient LED projector headlights with auto high beam technology, available signature LED daytime running lights and taillights, plus available 20-inch wheels and a first-ever Panoramic Roof option. The exceptional quality of the new Pilot carries over to the interior, where designers have applied high-quality, soft- touch materials throughout the cabin and added thoughtful details such as LED map lighting.

Additional quality features include standard heated and available ventilated front seats, an available heated steering wheel and heated second-row seats. For the first time, upper trim Pilot models will have second-row captain’s chairs, providing for easy walk through between the second and third rows, in addition to the standard second-row three-person 60/40 split seat for 8-passenger seating capacity on all other trims.

Advanced Technology

The new Pilot delivers the connectivity and power access that the modern family demands, including up to five USB ports, four that provide better recharging with 2.5-amp output, to charge iPads or smartphones while in use. Additional ports and plugs include an auxiliary jack for nearly any audio player, an HDMI port for a gaming console, two headphone jacks, two 12-volt power outlets and a 115-volt outlet to power just about anything.

The new Pilot also incorporates Honda’s latest thinking for advanced, family-friendly technology, including an upsized 8-inch capacitive touchscreen Display Audio telematics interface powered by a new operating system and more powerful processor, along with an available all-new embedded Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System™. The new navigation system features improved graphics and new capabilities, including three-dimensional renderings of terrain, buildings and road signs, improved lane guidance, live search function, 911 emergency services and more.

The Pilot’s Display Audio system enables simplified smartphone connectivity making for easier access to all the features and connectivity options of the HondaLink™ connected-car system. A 9-inch Rear Entertainment System with DVD and new Blu-Ray disc™ capability is available.

Family-Friendly Utility

The new Pilot builds on its reputation for best-in-class interior space, versatility and utility with 90 mm of added vehicle length, enabling a larger cargo area that can hold a 78 L (82 quart) cooler without compromising third-row seating capability, a segment-exclusive feature. Third-row entry and exit is made even easier and more intuitive courtesy of an available one-touch walk-in second-row seat that slides and tilts to its forward-most position at the touch of a button. As compared with the current Pilot, the width of the lower portion of the third-row entryway has been increased by 65 mm with 30 mm lower step-over height.

The Pilot’s new centre console features a cavernous storage compartment capable of accommodating items as large as a full-size iPad or large purse. And with its seamless cover in the closed position, the console provides a convenient, non-slip surface for items that the driver or front passenger may need close at hand.

Earth Dreams Technology™ Powertrain


The 2016 Pilot delivers more refined, powerful and fuel-efficient performance than ever before courtesy of its new 3.5-litre, direct-injected i-VTEC® V-6 engine with Variable Cylinder Management™ (VCM™) cylinder deactivation technology. For improved fuel efficiency, the Pilot will include available Idle Stop technology that shuts off the engine when the vehicle is stopped, instantly and smoothly restarting the engine when the driver lifts his or her foot off the brake pedal. The new engine is mated to one of two advanced new transmissions – a Pilot-first 6-speed automatic transmission, or on the upper trim, a Honda- first 9-speed automatic transmission – both delivering notably refined, responsive and fuel-efficient performance. The new Pilot will be available in front-wheel and all-wheel-drive configurations and will feature a completely new Honda all-wheel-drive system that delivers even more confident, efficient and dynamic all-weather performance.

The new Pilot is almost 135 kg lighter than the outgoing model; its more rigid, tightly sealed yet lighter body, in combination with new, efficient powertrains, a new all-wheel-drive system and class-leading aerodynamics, result in class-leading dynamic performance and improved fuel efficiency along with a new level of cabin quietness befitting its status as an exceptional family SUV.

Advanced Safety Performance

In keeping with Honda’s commitment to safety, the new Pilot will feature the most comprehensive set of advanced safety and driver-assistive technologies ever offered on a Honda vehicle. Together, these technologies make up Honda Sensing™, a suite of technologies designed to expand the driver’s situational awareness while sensing and responding to potential road hazards, including other vehicles, road obstacles and even pedestrians, mitigating the possibility or severity of a collision. It includes Honda’s popular LaneWatch™ display, Blind Spot Indicators, a standard Multi-Angle Rear View Camera, and available Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS), Lane Departure Warning (LDW), Forward Collision Warning (FCW), Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS), Rear Cross Traffic Monitor, Adaptive Cruise Control and a Honda-first Road Departure Mitigation (RDM) system.

The new Pilot is expected to deliver the highest safety ratings in its class and targets a 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score from the U.S. NHTSA and a TOP SAFETY PICK+ rating from the U.S. Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), including a GOOD rating in all crash modes. The new Pilot incorporates Honda’s next-generation Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) body structure, designed to more efficiently absorb and disperse the energy from a frontal collision, along with a new ultra-high-strength door ring designed to help better protect occupants. The 2016 Pilot also incorporates an all-new 3-bone platform while also utilizing high and ultra-high strength body materials, which together reduce noise, vibration and harness (NVH), improve handling, increase rigidity and reduce weight.

Standard safety and driver-assistive features include four-channel anti-lock brakes (ABS) with Brake Assist and Hill Start Assist; Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control; an Expanded View Driver’s Mirror; dual-stage, multiple-threshold front airbags, driver and front passenger SmartVent™ side airbags and side-curtain airbags for all outboard seating positions; and a new Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) with real-time display of individual tire pressures.



Honda Ridgeline

All-new Honda Ridgeline Pickup to Debut Within Two Years


Honda FCEV Concept

Honda FCEV Concept Makes World Debut at Los Angeles International Auto Show

• Sleek and aerodynamic, 5-passenger Honda FCEV Concept expresses
  potential styling direction for next-generation Honda fuel cell-electric vehicle
  launching in 2015

• Next generation Honda FCEV promises significant gains in real-world
  performance, cost reduction, efficiency, packaging and appeal, including
  more than 480 km (300-mile) driving range

LOS ANGELES, CA (November 20, 2013) – The sleekly styled Honda FCEV Concept, made its world debut today at the Los Angeles International Auto Show. The concept expresses a potential styling direction for Honda’s next-generation fuel-cell vehicle anticipated to launch in the U.S. and Japan in 2015, followed by Europe.

Showcasing exciting and modern styling, the Honda FCEV Concept features sweeping character lines underscored by an ultra-aerodynamic body. The Honda FCEV Concept also delivers ample passenger space and seating for 5-passengers thanks to new powertrain packaging efficiencies.

Next Generation Honda Fuel Cell-Electric Vehicle

Honda’s next generation fuel cell-electric vehicle launching in 2015 will feature the world’s first application of a fuel-cell powertrain packaged completely in the engine room of the vehicle, allowing for efficiencies in cabin space as well as flexibility in the potential application of FC technology to multiple vehicle types in the future.

GEAR CONCEPT

Think sub-compact vehicles can’t do it all? Think again. Introducing the GEAR Concept Study Model. With a simple, clean design inspired by fixed-gear bicycles, it represents a completely new way of looking at sub-compact vehicles.

GEAR was designed to meet the demands of younger drivers living in the city. It’s compact and stylish, while still being functional and fun to drive. Simply put, it embodies everything you could ask for from a sub-compact, while sporting a unique design you’d be thrilled to drive.

This concept is currently not slated for production.