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DRobNC
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Message Posted: Oct 24, 2012 7:26:32 PM

I Heard Honda's get the best fuel economy.
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MertieMan
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Message Posted: Jan 15, 2015 2:57:00 AM

Is that all you have to consistently gripe about today?
CactusBobs
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Message Posted: Jan 11, 2015 1:11:17 PM

MertieMan : Dennis783 posted Jan 5,2013

Maintroll posted Jan 6 , 2015

two years and one day later. !

How is that not reviving an old topic?

[Edited by: CactusBobs at 1/11/2015 1:12:05 PM EST]
Floridaman2013
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Message Posted: Jan 11, 2015 8:13:32 AM

Most brands of vehicles have quality and good mpg (thanks to GOV requirements) in different sizes. Today it is whatever makes your boat float if you do the research into the vehicles before buying.
MertieMan
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Message Posted: Jan 11, 2015 7:48:40 AM

Main troll didn't revive the topic.
CactusBobs
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2015 2:34:15 PM

Mikeyl: English teacher ? that can't read.......
what does the Forum Guidelines say about old topics(over 6 months old) ?

WE did not revive this topic ....."Maintroll" did, i guess he has trouble reading too.

Please let old topics die .............PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE !!!!!!



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Mikeyl
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2015 2:18:53 PM

Since we've revived this topic:

Let's first correct your opinion. SOME Hondas get good gas mileage, but so do many other vehicles. You need to do your homework before you purchase or lease a new vehicle. There are some pickups and SUVs that get better mileage than some smaller cars.

Now, let's correct your grammar:

"I heard Hondas get the best fuel economy." (lowercase H in heard, no apostrophe in Hondas - it's plural, not possessive).

Sorry - English teacher.
Glasman
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Message Posted: Jan 7, 2015 5:46:35 AM

Honda is way overrated, my daughter accord drinks gas.
CactusBobs
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Message Posted: Jan 6, 2015 6:43:47 PM

I heard ......this topic is almost 2.5 years old
the OP most likely has moved on and no longer cares what any of you think anymore.

please let old topics die ......please !

[Edited by: CactusBobs at 1/6/2015 6:44:12 PM EST]
lilmx5guy
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Message Posted: Jan 6, 2015 6:05:49 PM

With across the board comparisons, Honda is at a great advantage because they don't produce a "true" pickup or body on frame sport utility vehicle. Almost every other major manufacturer selling vehicles in the US that they directly compare to does.
GrumpyCat
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Message Posted: Jan 6, 2015 12:06:50 PM

I heard cars rolling down hills get better fuel economy than those going up.
Maintroll
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Message Posted: Jan 6, 2015 9:42:43 AM

Not so, Toyota will beat them, depending on the vehicle though.
Dennis783
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Message Posted: Jan 5, 2013 7:52:15 AM

I owned a Honda once, worse car I ever had
Bill0068
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Message Posted: Jan 5, 2013 6:41:03 AM

Times are changing, hybrid cars are changing the rules. In my opinion, you cant beat a diesel. But that is yesterdays rules. Someone said "it's hard to beat a Prius". Well maybe, but those batteries are going to fail. And this is going to cost $2500 to replace, plus $1000 in labor. The question is how long will they last? I get (and by the way I always use my lowest numbers), 44mpg. So that $3500 will take me almost 40,000 miles in fuel costs at today's prices. And even my diesel has it's costs. I have to change a timing belt every 60,000 miles. This costs me approx $125, but I can do the work myself. Can't do the work? Probably going to cost you $1000. Fuel economy isn't cut and dried. What is it going to cost you to get it!
dgsteven
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Message Posted: Jan 5, 2013 4:02:31 AM

I like ford ecoboost
sagnat
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 2:47:07 PM

I think VW diesels beat most of the Hondas
OilerFan
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 12:13:53 PM

That's a broad statement as if one size fits all. For a full sized family car, probably not. For a 4-seater with not-so much room cabin size, possibly, but you'd have to be comparing comfort, extras, etc with a number of other contenders like Mazda, Toyota, Suzuki, etc. I'm not sure that Honda really gets the best as far as a car that would fit my family.
BUSSY
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 11:47:23 AM

ok
WEPSMAN
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 9:45:59 AM

Are you talking across the board, or one specific model?
JasTheAce
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Message Posted: Dec 28, 2012 5:16:52 PM

lincoln MKZ
MertieMan
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Message Posted: Nov 1, 2012 4:47:21 AM

It is hard to beat the Toyota Prius.
BUSSY
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Message Posted: Oct 31, 2012 10:05:53 AM

You probably heard wrong and your post is useless.
OilerFan
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Message Posted: Oct 31, 2012 8:28:23 AM

very subjective. no way to compare one to one with size, options, price, etc.
the1roadhog
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Message Posted: Oct 31, 2012 7:36:24 AM

Subjective.
IAMCANADIAN73
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Message Posted: Oct 31, 2012 7:15:43 AM

No
dontuknowOH
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Message Posted: Oct 30, 2012 10:07:42 PM

You might try asking a Fit owner,meaning one which will tell the truth. Hint; Pick an owner of a White Fit car ask away.....Try two > One with at least 20,000 miles V/S one with 5,000 miles...... blank.....
73amx
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Message Posted: Oct 28, 2012 1:24:27 AM

not crazy about Honda, but once borrowed a CRX years ago that had good bas mileage
CactusBobs
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Message Posted: Oct 27, 2012 8:42:07 PM

so what , you still have to drive it. can you see yourself in a Honda ?

I can no more drive a Honda than i can drive a minivan
rick_evans
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Message Posted: Oct 27, 2012 8:56:31 AM

If you go by the ranking of corporate average fuel economy GASOLINE fueled passenger cars what you heard is basically correct.
golfer7332
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Message Posted: Oct 26, 2012 11:52:21 PM

Own three Honda before, fun to drive, reliable, not so sure it is that fuel efficient compare to its own class.
wamster
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Message Posted: Oct 26, 2012 8:37:50 AM

That's not necessarily true. Conduct research. Consult Consumer Reports, web auto sites such as MSN Autos, Yahoo, JD Power. There are numerous other sites.

When I was looking at purchasing a new vehicle; if I saw people in parking lots, at gas stations - I would ask them about their vehicle and how they liked it.
jes
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Message Posted: Oct 26, 2012 5:06:53 AM

Personally, I would never own another Honda.
OceanArcher
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Message Posted: Oct 25, 2012 5:16:10 PM

Talk is cheap. Show me the facts ....
hoghead55
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Message Posted: Oct 25, 2012 12:35:18 PM

Not true !!
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