2018 Civic and CR-V Overall Winners in AutoWeb’s Buyer’s Choice Awards as Honda Leads All Brands with Seven Awards

The 2018 Honda Civic and CR-V were named overall winners in AutoWeb's Buyer's Choice Awards, taking home Best Car of the Year and Best Utility Vehicle of the Year, respectively, as Honda led all brands with five segment leaders and seven total awards.

To reach their decision, AutoWeb tabulates submitted vehicle price quote requests from more than 120 million consumers who visited their network of automobile websites over a 12-month period.

Honda topped the following categories:

  • Best Car of the Year: 2018 Honda Civic
  • Best Utility Vehicle of the Year: 2018 Honda CR-V
  • Best Compact Vehicle of the Year: 2018 Honda Civic
  • Best Hatchback of the Year: 2018 Honda Fit
  • Best Sedan of the Year: 2018 Honda Accord
  • Best Van of the Year: 2018 Honda Odyssey
  • Best Small SUV of the Year: 2018 Honda CR-V

Of the winning Honda vehicles, the Accord and Odyssey are all-new for 2018 and bring segment-leading levels of safety performance, comfort, premium feature content, technology and dynamic performance. The completely redesigned and reengineered 10th-generation Civic series of sedan, coupe, hatchback, Si and Type R introduced over the past couple of years, comprises the most diverse and innovative lineup in Civic's 44-year history. The top-selling and benchmark setting CR-V was all-new as a 2017 model and posted its best ever year in 2017 with sales of almost 378,000. The 2018 Fit received a sporty update with refreshed styling and chassis and feature content improvements.

About Honda
Honda offers a full line of reliable, fuel-efficient and fun-to-drive vehicles with advanced safety technologies sold through over 1,000 independent U.S. Honda dealers. The Honda lineup includes the Fit, Civic, Accord and Clarity series passenger cars, along with the HR-V, CR-V and Pilot sport/utility vehicles, the Ridgeline pickup and the Odyssey minivan.

Honda has been producing automobiles in America for more than 35 years and currently operates 19 major manufacturing facilities in North America. In 2017, nearly 93% of all Honda and Acura vehicles sold in the U.S. were made in North America, using domestic and globally sourced parts.

For More Information
Consumer information is available at automobiles.honda.com. To join the Honda community on Facebook, visit facebook.com/honda. Additional media information including detailed pricing features and high-resolution photography of all 2018 Honda models is available at hondanews.com.

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