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Honda Sends Japanese Students to Los Angeles for Cultural Exchange Program

Honda’s influence is ingrained in American culture. It is hard to gaze upon the streets of Gardena, California, and not see at least a handful of Honda vehicles pass by. News of the release of the 2017 Honda Accord, for example, is prominent across the United States. And by the way, can you believe this year marks the 40th anniversary of the Honda Accord in America? At DCH Gardena Honda, we can still remember the first Honda sedan we sold in the Los Angeles area; it was a special moment. And yet, for all its impact on American culture…

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Honda‘s 2016 Battle of the Bands for HBCU Marching Bands

Honda is more than an automaker. Certainly, talking about new vehicle models like the 2017 Honda Accord Sedan is fun—and driving these cars is even better—but sometimes it is nice to take a step back and appreciate the other areas of our lives to which Honda contributes. For students in marching bands at Historically Black Colleges and Universities across America, for example, Honda’s Battle of the Bands (HBOB) is a special opportunity to prove their musical muster. Equally fantastic, though, is the more than $200,000 in grant awards that participating marching bands can receive

 

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Four Decades of Innovation: Honda celebrates 40 years with the indomitable Accord!

We're having a pretty exciting week here at DCH Gardena Honda. Not only is Independence Day just a few short days away, but today marks a momentous occasion in Honda's history. It's the incomparable Honda Accord's 40th birthday!

Making it for four decades in the American automotive industry is no small feat. It takes innovation, massive amounts of design work, and the flexibility to constantly reinvent your vehicle, and Honda has always embodied those philosophies. 

 

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Honda poised to shift the paradigm of the fuel cell vehicle market with Clarity Series

Fuel cell vehicles are by no means new in the auto industry, but they've never been widely adopted or accepted. Yet now as eco-friendly vehicles are taking up more and more of the market share, fuel cell vehicles are coming back into the spotlight, as they emit no greenhouse gasses, only water. This year, Honda aims to revolutionize the industry with its upcoming 2017 Clarity Fuel Cell.

The Clarity Fuel Cell is a remarkable vehicle. Honda has had a couple generations to create an efficient and innovative version of this vehicle, and now it seems poised to sweep the…

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ENERGY STAR Certification for Three Honda Plants

If you’re concerned about the environment and would say that your selection of a vehicle depends on an auto manufacturer’s dedication to the topic, you will be interested in this news. Honda was recently recognized at three U.S. plants for ENERGY STAR certification. This certification, through the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), is highly sought after by many companies.

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Honda's Tomodachi Program Invests in U.S. - Japanese Relations

In December and early January, 20 Japanese students visited Southern California as part of Honda's Tomodachi Cultural Exchange Program. During their time in the United States, the students visited local schools, hospitals, and cultural institutions, and even participated in the 2016 Rose Parade.

Established in 2011 by the governments of the United States and Japan following the Tohoku earthquake, the program aims to create lasting bonds between the youths of both countries. Tomodachi is Japanese for "friend...

 

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The Honda Ridgeline Adopts Traditional Stylish Cues

Indecisive buyers found comfort in the Honda’s approach to hefty hauling; its Honda Ridgeline blended characteristics of a pickup and a crossover. Its body cladding helped chisel it out a place in the truck segment for years, there appealing to this unique set of drivers. Now after taking a short hiatus, the Honda Ridgeline is back, only this time around it’s taken a more traditional approach to engineering.

 

 

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Don't Underestimate the Honda HR-V

The Honda lineup of new vehicles is brimming with options, certain to satisfy the specific wants and needs of even the most particular of car shoppers.

Some shoppers who come to pay our team a visit here at DCH Gardena Honda find themselves in the classic Goldilocks conundrum: the Honda Pilot is too big, while the Honda Fit the other hand is far too small. The new Honda HR-V, however, often proves to be just right.
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