Four Honda Models awarded by U.S. News & World Report 2018

By blogsadmin | Posted in Awards, Honda CR-V, Honda Fit, Honda HR-V, Honda Odyssey on Wednesday, February 14th, 2018 at 2:45 PM
2018 honda odyssey touring driving

Honda is known for an award-winning lineup of innovative and impressive vehicles, each offering Denver-area drivers impressive efficiency, low cost of ownership and incredible value. It’s certainly no surprise that the impressive 2018 Honda lineup features a number of ‘Best Cars for the Money’ award-winners. The ‘Best Cars for the Money’ awards are given out by the well-respected ‘U.S. News & World Report.’ Keep reading to learn more about the ‘Best Cars for the Money’ awards and the four Honda models who earned the award in 2018.


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Honda Fit, HR-V, CR-V and Odyssey named ‘Best Cars for the Money’

The ‘Best Cars for the Money’ list by U.S. News & World Report covers 14 different automobile classes, each with a winner that offers drivers the best of both quality and value. Honda models account for four of the 14 first-place winners. But that’s really not that surprising, is it?

  • The 2018 Honda CR-V was named the ‘Best Compact SUV’ by U.S. News & World Report. The high-tech and sporty CR-V offers an available 290-hp, 1.5-liter turbocharged direct-injection engine and a Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System™.
  • The 2018 Honda Odyssey was named the ‘Best Minivan’ by U.S. News & World Report. The innovative and comfortable Odyssey is fitted with a 3.5-liter i-VTEC V6 engine, available CabinWatch and CabinTalk technology, Magic Slide second row seats and a total of 1148.5 cubic feet of space.
  • The 2018 Honda HR-V was named the ‘Best Subcompact SUV’ by U.S. News & World Report. The HR-V offers drivers a versatile and efficient crossover SUV that boasts 100.1 cubic-feet of maximum passenger volume, and 58.8 cubic-feet of cargo space when the seats are folded down
  • The 2018 Honda Fit was named the ‘Best Subcompact Car’ by U.S. News & World Report. The Fit is extremely efficient and innovative, offering available Honda Sensing® safety suite and more across four trim levels.

The 2018 Honda CR-V, HR-V, Odyssey and Fit are available at Planet Honda of Golden, COSchedule a test drive of a new Honda today! For more information about the 2018 Honda lineup, contact us or stop in to Planet Honda and talk to a member of our knowledgeable team!

How Does the Honda Sensing® Blind Spot Information System Work?

By blogsadmin | Posted in technology on Monday, February 5th, 2018 at 6:23 PM
2018 honda odyssey with honda sensing technology

Honda is famous for its legendary performance, efficiency, style and more. Their best strength, however, may be their available advanced safety technology. The most innovative offerings from Honda are included in the Honda Sensing® safety suite. This package of advanced safety technology contains a number of high-tech safety features including Cross Traffic Monitor, Lane Keep Assist and the extremely popular and practical Blind Spot Information System. Keep reading to learn more about the Blind Spot Information System from the Honda Sensing® safety suite.

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Our Favorite Valentine’s Day 2018 Dinner Choices near Denver, CO

By blogsadmin | Posted in Local on Thursday, February 1st, 2018 at 4:00 PM
couple dining together drinking wine

Valentine’s Day is only two weeks away, so now is the perfect time to make reservations. Fortunately for residents in Golden, CO, there are a lot of great local restaurants that offer fresh and local options! Remember that Valentine’s Day is a busy night for restaurants, so we recommend reviewing some options and calling ahead. Keep reading to check out a few of our favorite Valentine’s Day dinner options near Denver, CO.
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Video: Take a Look Inside the New 2018 Honda Clarity!

By blogsadmin | Posted in Honda Clarity on Monday, January 15th, 2018 at 4:36 PM
full view of 2018 honda clarity plug-in hybrid driving

The Clarity is back for 2018, offering drivers the ultimate in innovative versatility! The 2018 Honda Clarity boasts an All-Electric Range of 47 miles!* With the plug-in hybrid powertrain, drivers can expect a total driving range of more than 340 miles!* Scroll down to check a video clip that will take you inside the all-new 2018 Honda Clarity. Check out the high-tech and comfortable interior and everything the Clarity offers!

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What are the Available Trim Levels and Features of the 2018 Honda Odyssey?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Honda Odyssey on Wednesday, January 10th, 2018 at 5:14 PM
young baseball players and parent around 2018 honda odyssey minivan

The Honda Odyssey is one of the most popular and best-selling minivans on the market and it’s no wonder why. In addition to its efficient and capable engine, the Odyssey offers drivers and passengers an interior that is spacious and comfortable, as well as high-tech and convenient. Stay connected and entertained with a host of great features found inside the all-new 2018 Honda Odyssey. With multiple trim levels, you can pick the Odyssey that best fits your budget and driving needs. Keep reading to learn more about the trim levels of the 2018 Honda Odyssey at Planet Honda near Denver, CO!
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How Far Can the 2018 Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid Drive Using Only Its Battery?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Honda Clarity on Friday, January 5th, 2018 at 4:18 PM
full view of 2018 honda clarity driving

A plug-in hybrid vehicle allows drivers to save time and money at the filling station. With a plug-in hybrid vehicle, drivers can drive on only battery power, or, for longer drives, can utilize the gasoline engine. This technology is the perfect stepping stone in an industry that is quickly moving toward all-electric vehicles. Keep reading to find out the All-Electric Range, as well as features and specs, of the 2018 Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid.

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Take a Closer Look at the Specs and Features of the 2018 Honda Pilot

By blogsadmin | Posted in Honda Pilot on Thursday, January 4th, 2018 at 10:09 PM
2018 honda pilot full view

Planet Honda of Golden, CO is proud to announce the arrival of the 2018 Honda Pilot to the showroom floor! The three-row crossover is quickly becoming one of the most popular SUVs in the field, and it’s easy to see why. The 2018 Pilot offers drivers near Denver a capable, yet efficient powertrain, a convenient and high-tech interior and a host of standard and available safety technology. Keep reading to learn more about the specs and features of the new 2018 Honda Pilot!

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Honda Accord, Ridgeline, Pilot, Civic and HR-V Nab ‘Best Buy’ Awards from Consumer Guide®

By blogsadmin | Posted in Honda Accord, Honda Civic, Honda HR-V, Honda Pilot on Wednesday, December 13th, 2017 at 4:09 PM
2018 honda hr-v overhead view

Honda is known for its performance, efficiency and versatility, and that can be seen throughout its 2018 model year lineup. The innovative fleet of all-new 2018 Honda models hasn’t gone unnoticed. Consumer Guide® – one of the most trusted names in the automobile industry – recently named its list of ‘2018 Best Buy Award’ winners, and perhaps it’s no surprise that there were multiple Honda models selected as winners. Keep reading to learn more about the Consumer Guide®-Automotive Best Buy Awards and read which all-new 2018 Honda models were rewarded.

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Where to Meet Santa Claus Near Golden, Colorado

By blogsadmin | Posted in Local on Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 at 9:48 PM
gingerbread ornament on christmas tree

It’s December, so that means the holidays are just around the corner. And for those with young children at home, you’re probably aware of the celebrity coming to town later this month. Not sure who? Well, Santa Claus, of course! Fortunately for all of those young folks around Denver, the man, himself is coming to town before Christmas! Scroll down to check out when Santa Claus is coming to Golden and the surrounding community. Don’t forget to check this list twice!

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New Honda Ad, “Van Jam,” Highlights New and Fun Features of the 2018 Odyssey

By blogsadmin | Posted in Honda Odyssey on Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 at 3:52 PM
2018 honda odyssey touring with led headlamps

To promote all of the fun features of the new 2018 Odyssey, Honda has just released a fun and vibrant ad. “Van Jam” features a group of young adults dancing and checking out some of the most exciting and fun interior features, including Magic Slide 2nd-row seats™, CabinWatch™ and CabinTalk™, Honda Sensing® safety suite and more. The high-energy commercial will get you smiling, so scroll down to watch the fun new ad for the 2018 Honda Odyssey!
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