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Are You Bold Enough for the Civic Coupe?

The two-door Honda Civic Coupe is not a car for the timid. The 1.8-liter 4-cylinder engine beneath the hood of this vehicle is surprisingly peppy and capable of delivering highly responsive acceleration that will thrill even the most daring drivers in Bakersfield. Something else that contributes to the sporty performance capabilities of the Civic Coupe is the low stance of this aggressive-looking car. Unlike with the Civic Sedan or Hatchback, there are no back doors on the Coupe. 

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Would You Like 2, 4, or 5 Doors with Your Honda Civic?

One of the more remarkable features about the Honda Civic is how many body styles you have to choose from with this one legendary vehicle. Take a walk down any main road in Bakersfield today, and in the course of a few hours, you will almost certainly observe many Civic models drive by, including new models but also older models that are still functioning superbly. Regarding the 2017 Civic lineup, however, now that Honda has released the Honda Hatchback, a five-door car, if you 

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Honda Civic to Soon Get Earth Dream Engine Technology

We're always raving about the popular Honda Civic here on the Barber Honda blog, and while its current edition is powerful, sporty, comfortable, efficient, and...well, everything you could want in a new sedan, we're sure that the next edition will be even more impressive.  One big reason for this would be the fact that it'll boast the automaker's new Earth Dream Engine Technology, which is an advanced system of technological advancements that maximizes both efficiency and performance in every new car in which they are installed.

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'Things Can Always Be Better' with the 2013 Honda Civic

The auto industry is constantly changing and evolving, always coming up with a great new idea to make driving a little more fun or gas mileage a little bit better.  As soon as the engineers at Honda come out with one exciting model, they are reinventing their designs to make it even more amazing for the next year.  At Barber Honda, we know that no matter how innovative and advanced a new Accord or Pilot  may be, there is always room for improvement in future models.

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Honda Gets Thrifty with Common Platform Usage

Most Honda fans would concede that the brand employs rather intelligent business tactics, and that doesn't seem to be changing any time soon. In a time where reducing, reusing, and recycling are at the forefront of companies' minds, this Japanese automaker has also added "cutting costs" to this eco-friendly list. So, how will the company both cut costs and become a lot "greener?" Well, rumor has it that the brand has plans to reduces its purchasing costs for three top-selling models by about 30 percent in the next 3-4 years due to the adoption of a common platform and…

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30-Year-Old Honda Civic Given Neighborhood Funeral

Have you ever owned a true automobile friend that's been with you through thick and thin? Very few autos get the attention they deserve after a long life span, but Harry Ettling's Honda recently received a "funeral" after the end of its epic life, with a host of neighbors joining in to reminisce about its longevity.

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2012 Honda CNG to 38 States

The term "natural gas" not only seems to mean something different to almost everyone, but it is also used to power several different types of machinery and even factories. But, what about natural gas powered vehicles? Surprisingly, the technology has been around for several years, and Honda continues to offer their Honda Civic models with a CNG (Compressed Natural Gas) option at dealers, including Barber Honda - 4500 Wible Road in Bakersfield, California.

The cost of…

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Honda, Seinfeld, Family Guy and Rules of Engagement

What does Honda, Seinfeld, Family Guy, and Rules of Engagement have to do with each other? Patrick Warburton. Yup, Honda has cast the famous actor for their newly-launched advertising campaign, "Good Reasons."

In true form, Warburton uses his over-the-top comedic guiles to expose the truth about car buying and the tricks used in most auto advertisements, poking fun at everything from using sex to sell what are essentially pieces of metal to legal disclaimers that…

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3 Sweepstakes All Honda Fans Should Enter

Those who think nothing comes for free are ever-so wrong! Even though they are not heavily advertised, there are three Honda sweepstakes, offering Honda enthusiasts the chance to win an assortment of high-value prizes, with no purchase necessary.

The three Honda sweepstakes are the Civic Racing Style Sweepstakes, The Fastest Seat in Sports Sweepstakes, and the Civic Tour Sweepstakes. Let's jump right in with the Civic Racing Style Sweepstakes, shall we?

The Civic Racing…

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