The situation for the Asian automakers is hard to characterize. Mighty Toyota has stumbled while plucky Subaru has never looked stronger. Unsurprisingly, the Koreans continue to expand aggressively. Still to come: the Chinese, but will they buy an existing nameplate or set sail with one of their own?
HONDA Last year saw the timely introduction of the Fit and the Insight hybrid. This year, Honda seems to be putting its faith in crossovers. In addition to the Acura ZDX, an Accord-based wagon will be making its way to dealers this fall.