Kelley Blue Book picks 2016 Honda Civic as ‘Overall Best Buy of the Year’

December 2nd, 2015 by


Honda vehicles won multiple categories in the 2016 Kelley Blue Book Best Buy Awards, with the all-new 2016 Honda Civic taking the Overall Best Buy award. The Civic also won in the Small Car category.

In addition, Honda secured accolades for the CR-V (small SUV/Crossover category), the Pilot (Mid-size SUV/Crossover category) and the Odyssey (Minivan category).

“We are incredibly confident in the value, quality and design of the all-new 2016 Civic,” said Jeff Conrad, senior vice president and general manager of the Honda Division. “This prestigious award from helps current and future buyers with their purchase decisions and further solidifies the notion that for customers who purchase a Honda, be it a car or a light truck, they are making an ‘overall’ smart choice.”

Jack R. Nerad, executive editorial director and executive market analyst for Kelley Blue Book’s, described the 2016 Honda Civic as a game-changer. “While the previous-edition Civic was a market leader in a very important segment, the newest version ups the ante in every category – interior and exterior style, safety, feature set – the new Civic takes them all to a new level.”

The Kelley Blue Book Best Buy Awards, announced after a year-long regimen of evaluation and testing, are designed to help prospective buyers identify the cream of the crop in 2016 model-year vehicles.

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