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WAG Kid Hero of the Month - July 2017-08-29

Congratulations to 5 year old Ghalib Suleman from the Victory Martial Arts Studio, our July Wood Automotive Group Kid Hero of the Month! Ghalib and his club celebrated with a pizza party. As well as prizes and a medal for the winner, the Wood Automotive Group will donate $250.00 to KidSport Calgary and $250.00 to Comrie's Spoorts Equipment Bank in recognition of Ghalib's accomplishments. To nominate a Kid Hero of the Month please click here.   

WAG Kid Hero of the Month - June 2017-06-06

Congratulations to Evelynn Gibbs from the Nose Hill Fast Pitch Herricane's for winning the very first Wood Automotive Group Kid Hero of the Month award! The Kid Hero of the Month recognizes teammates and players who word hard, try their best, attend practices and encourage their teammates on and off the field. This describes Evelynn and we were so proud to host a pizza party in her honour! In addition to recognizing Evelynn for her efforts the Wood Automotive Group will also donate $250 to KidSport Calgary and $250 to Comrie's Sports Equipment Bank. For more information or to nominate a Kid Hero of the ...

The Honda Civic Type R Reveal 2017-03-09

Get ready, Calgary. The Honda Civic Type R is coming soon.

Honda Fot & CR-V Specials & More - The Village Voice 2017-01-25

The January edition of the Village Honda Voice was just released! Check out deals on the 2016 Honda Fot, 2016 Honda CR-V plus get 90 days no payments on the new Civic. Read it online now!

All-New 2018 Honda Odyssey Minivan Makes World Debut at 2017 NAIAS 2017-01-10

. Advanced connectivity and entertainment with new Display Audio, CabinWatch, CabinTalk & streaming video with 4G LTE Wi-Fi . New CabinControl app enables smartphone control of key vehicle systems, audio and rear entertainment features  . New Magic SlideT second-row seat provides the ultimate in family-friendly versatility and comfort . New 10-speed transmission joins DI V-6 engine in powertrain lineup DETROIT, (January 9, 2017) - Honda today took the wraps off a sleek, sophisticated and innovative new 2018 Odyssey minivan, launching at dealerships nationwide this spring. The next-generation Odyssey brings a host of new features and technologies for 2018, including a uniquely versatile new Magic ...

2017 Honda Ridgeline Wins North American Truck of the Year 2017-01-10

DETROIT, Jan. 9, 2017 - The completely redesigned and reengineered 2017 Honda Ridgeline has been named the 2017 North American Truck of the Year (NATOTY) northamericancaroftheyear.org. Launched in June 2016, the 2017 Ridgeline includes a host of industry-exclusive standard and available features including unibody construction, a Dual Action Tailgate, In-Bed Trunk®, a scratch- and dent-resistant composite truck bed and the world's first Truck Bed Audio System. The 2017 Ridgeline is also the first and only pickup to earn a TOP SAFETY PICK+ rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, when equipped with available front crash prevention system and LED headlights. It is ...

The Salvation Army 2016 Christmas Kettle Campaign 2016-11-23

Village Honda, along with our parent company the Wood Automotive Group, is proud to support The Salvation Army Christmas Kettle Campaign. Gerry Wood, President of the Wood Automotive Group and his family made the first Christmas Kettle donation of the season by presenting The Salvation Army with a $100,000 donation at the Hope in the City luncheon on Thursday, November 17th. To make your donation, please visit any one of the kettles located at malls and stores in Calgary or donate online here.   

Calgary Veterans' Food Bank Donation 2016-11-23

In response to the Calgary Veterans' Food Bank's call for help, Village Honda donated $250 worth of non-perishable food at the end of October. This donation encouraged other dealers in the Northwest Automall to donate as well, resulting in almost $1,500 in cash and non-perishable food going directly to the Veterans' Food Bank! In addition to our efforts, our parent company, the Wood Automotive Group President Gerry Wood presented David Howard, President of the Canadian Legacy Project, with a cheque for $10,000 in support of the Calagry Veterans' Food Bank. Cash and non-perishable food donations are needed throughout the year... ...

Sophisticated Styling and Turbo Engine Power Resta 2016-10-24

Bold and Sophisticated Styling and Turbo Engine Power Restate the All-New 2017 Honda CR-V as the Outright Benchmark Compact SUV .CR-V gains more powerful turbo engine offering anticipated class-leading fuel efficiency .New Display Audio featuring Apple CarPlayT and Android AutoT .More premium interior boasts larger cabin with best-in-class rear seat legroom and larger, more versatile cargo space MARKHAM, Oct. 13, 2016 - Honda has pulled the wraps off an all-new, fifth-generation CR-V. The completely redesigned and reengineered 2017 CR-V, going on sale this winter, boasts bold new styling, a more premium interior, the model's first-ever turbocharged engine and a host ...

All-New 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback Arrives This Fall in Canada 2016-08-26

Civic Hatchback combines Euro-inspired styling and five-door versatility .    All models powered by 1.5-liter DOHC direct-injected turbo engine  .    Civic Hatchback will serve as the basis for radical new Civic Type-R  MARKHAM, Aug. 15, 2016 - Arriving this fall in Canada, the 2017 Civic Hatchback is the latest addition to the much-heralded 10th-generation Honda Civic lineup, joining the 2016 AJAC Canadian Car of the Year - the Civic Sedan, and the Civic Coupe that launched earlier this year. The 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback combines striking, Euro-inspired styling and five-door versatility with the Civic's world-class driving dynamics and Honda direct-injected ...

The 2017 Honda Ridgeline Has Arrived 2016-07-28

It's finally here... the all-new, completely redesigned 2017 Honda Ridgeline has arrived! On sale today, the 2017 Honda Ridgeline is one of Honda's most highly anticipated new models. The price ranges from $39,100(+ taxes) for the base model LX to $51,200 (+ taxes) for the top of the line Touring edition. Don't let the term "base model" fool you; the 2017 Honda Ridgeline LX is anything but basic. Standard features include heated front seats, Apple CarPlay / Android Auto, a remote engine starter, Siri Eyes Free and more. Come visit Village Honda in the Northwest Automall today to test drive ...

Honda Civic Hatchback Prototype to Make North American Debut in NY 2016-03-01

Civic Hatchback to debut just ahead of New York International Auto Show .    Epic 10th-generation Civic journey continues as Honda rolls out the sportiest most expansive lineup in Civic history .    Prototype offers best look yet at Euro sport hatch-inspired compact car Markham, ON  March 1, 2016 - Fresh on the heels of its global introduction at the Geneva Motor Show, the Honda Civic Hatchback Prototype will make its North American debut in New York on March 22, just ahead of the 2016 New York International Auto Show. The Civic Hatchback Prototype showcases the aggressive new design of ...

All-New 2016 Honda Civic Named the 'Best of the Best' 2016-02-12

All-New 2016 Honda Civic Named the 'Best of the Best' by the Canadian Automotive Jury 10th-generation Civic adds to list of accolades with first-ever CAJ Bear award TORONTO, On. Feb. 11, 2016 - The all-new 10th generation Honda Civic was named the 'Best of the Best' by the Canadian Automotive Jury (CAJ). This represents the first time Honda Canada has been the recipient of the CAJ Bear trophy, adding to its growing list of accolades." "We're grateful to this esteemed group of automotive journalists for selecting the 10thgeneration Honda Civic from a fiercely competitive group of contenders as the best car ...

All-New 2016 Honda Civic Named the Canadian Car of the Year by AJAC 2016-02-11

TORONTO, ON (Feb. 11, 2016) - The completely redesigned, reengineered and reimagined 10th generation Honda Civic was named the Canadian Car of the Year by the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) today at the Canadian International Auto Show in Toronto. The Civic, which has been the best-selling car in Canada for 18 consecutive years, is built at Honda's manufacturing facility in Alliston, Ontario. "On behalf of the thousands of Honda associates across the country including the more than 4000 at our HCM facility who lead global production of The 10th generation Civic, I'd like to thank AJAC for this award," said ...

Honda HR-V Named 2016 Green SUV of the Year by Green Car Journal 2016-02-01

Jan 21, 2016 - WASHINGTON D.C. 2016 HR-V delivers unsurpassed fuel economy1 in the subcompact crossover segment in combination with fun-to-drive performance, sporty design and spacious, versatile packaging HR-V is third Honda model honored by the magazine within the last five years The 2016 Honda HR-V (http://automobiles.honda.com/hr-v/), the brand's stylish and versatile crossover vehicle, has been named "2016 Green SUV of the YearT" by Green Car Journal. The "Green SUV of the Year" award recognizes the all-new HR-V for its class-leading environmental performance - a top fuel economy rating of 35 mpg highway1 (2WD CVT) and additional designation as an Ultra Low Emissions Vehicle ...

Honda's popular Civic gets successful overhaul for 2016 2016-01-20

Honda's Popular Civic Gets Successful Overhaul for 2016 (US-Behind-the-Wheel-2016)  By Ann M. Job THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The Civic has been a bestseller in America for decades, but that didn't stop Honda from overhauling the sedan for 2016. The results: more room, features and power than ever, including the option of Honda's first turbo engine in a U.S. model. The 2016 Civic is the largest ever, with interior and trunk space that actually qualify it as a mid-size rather than the compact model it has been, according to federal government classifications.But the Civic four-door doesn't look or drive like a big car. The test-driven model rode smoothly and handled well, managing body motions better than ever with its ...

All-new 10th Generation Honda Civic Coupe Makes Canadian Debut 2016-01-15

All-new 10th Generation Honda Civic Coupe Makes Canadian Debut at 2016 Montreal International Auto Show .    Dynamic sporty styling defines the newest addition to Honda's most ambitious Civic lineup  .    Lower roofline, more compact form and signature taillight differentiate the more personal and sporty Coupe design .    Two powerful and fuel-efficient powerplants, including first ever Honda turbo engine for Civic Coupe .    State-of-the-art connectivity with Android Auto, Apple CarPlayT and new Honda embedded navigation system by Garmin MONTREAL, QC (January 14, 2015) - The completely reimagined, redesigned and reengineered 2016 Honda Civic Coupe made its Canadian debut today at the ...

All-New 2017 Honda Ridgeline Pickup Truck Makes World Debut 2016-01-11

All-New 2017 Honda Ridgeline Pickup Truck Makes World Debut at 2016 North American International Auto Show 2017 Ridgeline brings Honda innovation in technology, design and packaging to the midsize pickup truck market All-new Ridgeline delivers superior driving dynamics in combination with the largest interior space and most versatile bed in a midsize 4-door pickup Honda-exclusive features including In-Bed Trunk®, dual-action tailgate and the industry's first in-bed audio system make Ridgeline the ultimate tailgating vehicle DETROIT, January 11, 2016 - Honda today unveiled the all-new 2017 Ridgeline truck at the North American International Auto Show, once again challenging conventional thinking in ...

All-New 2016 Honda Civic Wins "North American Car of the Year" Award 2016-01-11

.    Ground-up redesign was developed and is built in North America .    Second NACOTY win for the model after 2006 Civic win a decade ago    MARKHAM, On, January 11, 2016 - The all-new 2016 Honda Civic has earned the prestigious 2016 North American Car of the Year Award. This win for the Civic is the second for the model in the award's history, following a win for the 2006 Civic a decade ago when it shared the stage with the 2006 Ridgeline, winner of that year's Truck of the Year award. In total, eleven Honda models have been ...

Honda Aircraft Company Begins HondaJet Deliveries 2016-01-05

GREENSBORO, N.C. - Dec. 23, 2015 - Honda Aircraft Company today announced it has begun deliveries of the HondaJet, the world's most advanced light jet. The company delivered the first aircraft today at its world headquarters in Greensboro, North Carolina. This milestone follows final type certification from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), which the HondaJet received on Dec. 8.   "We are very excited to commence deliveries of the HondaJet, fulfilling Honda's commitment to advancing human mobility through innovation," said Honda Aircraft Company President and CEO Michimasa Fujino. "Honda Aircraft has now extended this commitment skyward with the delivery of ...