At Keyes Honda, our mission is to serve our customers, and we’re proud to stock a diverse selection of new Honda cars near Van Nuys, CA. Many drivers these days are prioritizing environmentally conscious and fuel-sipping cars, which are easier on your wallet and better for the planet. If a “green” car is what you’re looking for, some of the latest Honda models are sure to please.
2017 Honda Accord Hybrid
If you’re looking for a hybrid sedan that’s also incredibly enjoyable to drive, we think you’ll love the 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid. It comes with a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that pairs with two electric motors and generators, putting out 143 horsepower and 129 lb-ft of torque. Your car will automatically switch between three different driving modes. EV mode uses only battery power, Hybrid mode uses the gasoline engine to propel the electric motors, and Engine drive utilizes the gas engine while driving at high speeds.
- 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine w/two electric motors
- 143 horsepower, 129 lb-ft of torque
- EV, Hybrid, and Engine driving modes
The fuel-efficiency is impressive enough, but wait until you hear about the standard features you’ll get. The 7-inch driver information interface is clear and crisp, the push button start gives a modern feel, and the Smart Entry with Walk Away Auto Lock® ensures smooth entry and exit every time.
2018 Honda Clarity Plug-in Hybrid
- Electric motor with 17-kWh lithium-ion battery pack
- 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine
- 181 horsepower, 232 lb-ft of torque
This innovative vehicle is the Honda brand’s first foray into the world of plug-in hybrids. The 2018 HondaClarity Plug-in Hybrid has an electric motor powered by a 17-kWh lithium-ion battery pack. Once the battery is depleted, the car is propelled by a 1.5-liter fourcylinder engine paired with another electric motor, which generates electricity that feeds the battery. When using only electric power, the Honda Clarity puts out 181 horsepower and 232 lb-ft of torque, which increases to 212 horsepower when the engine is engaged.
While most people love this model for its eco-friendliness, the safety features are also worth noting. The Honda Sensing roster of assistance features includes lane-departure warning, adaptive cruise control, and Collision Mitigation Braking. When you’re behind the wheel of this Honda model, you’ll have the assuredness of a safe, clean ride.