Honda Vehicles Honored in ‘Best Value’ Awards

Kiplinger recently honored two Honda vehicles at its ‘Best Value Awards’, all of which are available at Apple Tree Honda in Fletcher, NC.

Online PR News – 04-February-2013 – Fletcher, NC – Kiplinger’s Personal Finance ( recently released its list of the “10 Best Values in New Car Models” for 2013, and two Honda vehicles earned spots on the list. The 2013 Honda Accord and CR-V were recognized by Kiplinger, and they are both currently available at Apple Tree Honda in Fletcher, NC.

"The Accord and CR-V remain segment standouts for their efficiency, packaging, performance and value," said Michael Accavitti, vice president of marketing operations, American Honda Motor Co., Inc. "The strength of the Honda lineup is clearly resonating in the marketplace and we are proud to be recognized for offering true value to customers."

The 2013 Honda Accord was named “Best New Model” in the category of cars costing from $30,000 to $40,000. The Accord was completely redesigned for the 2013 model year and now flaunts a more sculpted, bolder exterior design. The 2013 Accord is powered by a standard 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine that generates 185 horsepower and 181 lb.-.ft of torque, while still returning 27 mpg city and 36 mpg highway. The Accord also offers a powerful V6 capable of producing 287 horsepower and 252 lb.-ft. of torque, and still returns 34 mpg highway.

The 2013 Honda CR-V was rated as “Best in Class” in its segment of small crossovers. This marks the second consecutive year that the CR-V has earned the distinction. Kiplinger recognized the CR-V for its exceptional cargo capacity and innovative technological features.

"With the 2013 redesign, Accord keeps its essential ingredients - a solid driver-to-road connection, comfy interior and high resale values - and spices things up with new technology and a more modern exterior," said Jessica Anderson, associate editor, Kiplinger's Personal Finance. "Additionally, in an increasingly crowded segment, CR-V is the ideal others aspire to."

To learn more about the Best Value 2013 Honda Accord or CR-V, read Honda’s press release, or visit Apple Tree Honda in Fletcher, NC. The North Carolina dealer offers purchasing information online, at

About Apple Tree Honda:

Apple Tree Honda is proud to be the preferred Honda dealer of Fletcher, NC. Our dealership provides Honda cars, Honda service, and Honda parts to all surrounding areas. We carry an extensive inventory of new, used, and certified Honda cars, trucks and SUVs.

In addition to being your Fletcher, NC area Honda dealer, our service department is readily available to provide maintenance and repairs to all Honda models. Visit our website to view current specials and our large selection of vehicles.