Honda Fuel Economy, Efficiency Bring Coveted Green Recognition for Accord Hybrid & CR-V

March 14th, 2017 by

2017 Honda CR-V

It’s no secret that Honda fuel economy is one of the standout qualities drivers love about Honda’s lineup of exceptional vehicles.

Two Honda models, the 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid and the 2017 Honda CR-V, were recently honored for their exceptional attributes in the area of efficiency. Keep reading to learn more—then stop in and see the crew at Jeffrey Honda to take each of these outstanding Honda models for a test drive!

Making the List

The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy recently named the Honda Accord Hybrid one of the “Greenest Vehicles of 2017.” This honor was given in recognition of the Accord Hybrid’s position as one of the most environmentally friendly vehicles available to consumers for 2017.

The ACEEE also recognized the popular Honda CR-V, when equipped with its 1.5L turbocharged engine and Front-Wheel Drive, on its list of “Greener Choices 2017.” The CR-V ranked in the top 11 percent of all vehicles considered.

The “Greener Choices 2017” roster encompasses gas-powered cars and light trucks equipped with automatic transmissions are widely available in the automotive market. Vehicles that made the list were ranked according to an analysis of their full life cycles, considering their environmental driving impacts, their manufacturing, and their end-of-life recycling.

Green Machines

The impressively efficient Honda Accord Hybrid delivers an incredible EPA-estimated 49 mpg in the city and 47 mpg on the highway.* This innovative car utilizes the industry’s very first two-motor hybrid system, which employs one motor for acceleration and another to fire up the engine and charge the first motor.

The Honda CR-V, a highly popular SUV model, boasts up to an outstanding EPA-estimated 28 mpg in the city and 34 mpg on the highway when equipped with Two-Wheel Drive.* The CR-V is powered by a standard 2.4L In-Line 4-cylinder engine producing 184 hp and 180 lb-ft of torque or an available 1.5L turbo engine generating 190 hp and 179 lb-ft of torque.

Time to Hit the Road!

Drivers can experience the award-winning Honda fuel economy with the 2017 Accord Hybrid and 2017 CR-V for at Jeffrey Honda. Stop in and see us, or contact us today to learn more about these exceptionally efficient vehicles. Take each one out on the road for a test drive!

*http://greenercars.org/

**Based on 2017 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.

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