2017 Honda Accord Hybrid, Fit, HR-V and Ridgeline Receive Kelley Blue Book “Best Resale Value” Awards
Four 2017 Honda models, the Accord Hybrid, Fit, HR-V and Ridgeline were awarded 2017 Kelley Blue Book Best Resale Value Awards by the experts at Kelley Blue Book. The awards recognize new vehicles that are anticipated to best retain their value over their first five years of ownership based on the Kelley Blue Book Official Residual Value Guide. The Accord Hybrid won in the Hybrid/Alternative Energy Car segment, Fit for best Subcompact Car, HR-V for best Subcompact SUV/Crossover, and the Ridgeline in the Top 10 category.
Top 10 Models Overall - 2017 Honda Ridgeline
The 2017 Honda Ridgeline lands in the #7 spot among all vehicles in resale value. KBB applauds this year's "more truck-like design" while remaining happy with "many of the same clever features and appealing qualities that have made it so popular with owners."
Best Subcompact Car - 2017 Honda Fit
2017 Honda Fit was named Best Resale Value Award winner in the category of Best Subcompact Car. KBB celebrates the Fit's interior which has "more functionality than a Swiss Army Knife" and the hatchback's exterior dimensions. Additionally, KBB praises the Fit's "reliability, fuel efficiency and easy manners" while recognizing it's "playful side."
Best Hybrid/Alternative Energy Car - 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid
Hailed as the Best Hybrid/Alternative Energy Car, the 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid "looks, drives and behaves like every other Accord with the added benefit of boasting the best the fuel economy of them all, which in turn makes it easy on the wallet when it's time to fill up and delivers outstanding resale value when it's time to sell," says KBB.
Best Subcompact SUV/Crossover - 2017 Honda HR-V
This is the second time in as many years as the Honda HR-V has won this Best Resale Value Award category. KBB says it's the "roomiest subcompact SUV money can buy, arguably the most refined, and offers the best resale value in the segment." The HR-V's passenger and cargo versatility is also praised, see the "Magic Seat" in action!
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