Honda captures six Best Cars for the Money awardsFeb 22nd, 2016
The Honda HR-V was named best subcompact SUV.
Honda dominated the the 2016 U.S. News Best Cars for the Money awards, capturing six awards in 23 categories.
The awards name one vehicle in each category for the best combination of quality and value.
“Honda continues to impress reviewers with the quality and design of nearly all of their products,” said Jamie Page Deaton, managing editor of U.S. News Best Cars.
Chevrolet and Toyota each won three awards, while Honda’s luxury division, Acura, earned two.
In what has to be an encouraging sign for Ford Motor Co., the Lincoln MKX won best luxury two-row SUV for the money, breaking the seven-year winning streak of the Lexus RX 350.
The highlights from the awards included:
Compact car: 2016 Honda Civic.
Upscale small car: 2016 Audi A3.
Midsize car: 2016 Toyota Camry.
Upscale midsize car: 2016 Acura TLX.
Subcompact SUV: 2016 Honda HR-V.
Luxury subcompact SUV: 2016 BMW X1.
Compact SUV: 2016 Hyundai Tucson.
Luxury compact SUV: 2016 Lexus NX.
Full-size pickup: 2016 Ram 1500.