Honda Aircraft Company will receive the 2018 American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Foundation Award for Excellence

The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) announced that Honda Aircraft Company will receive the 2018 Foundation Award for Excellence. This award acknowledges the company’s exceptional accomplishments in the aerospace community, including leading the design, development and commercialization of the HondaJet and subsequently setting a new standard in business aviation. Honda Aircraft will be presented with the award during the AIAA Aerospace Spotlight Awards Gala on May 2nd at... Read more

Honda to take part in the 20th International Roses and Gardening Show, Japan’s largest Gardening Show

Honda announced that it will once again be participating as an exhibitor at the 20th International Roses and Gardening Show, Japan’s largest gardening show, at the Met Life Dome in Tokorozawa city, Saitama from May 18 to May 23, 2018. Honda has supported “Co-existence with Nature,” the theme of the International Roses and Gardening Show, exhibiting at the event since 2004, promoting various natural outdoor lifestyles for vegetable gardens and gardening in general. For this year’s... Read more

The HondaJet finishes 2017 as the most delivered Jet in its category

Honda Aircraft Company has announced that the HondaJet was the most delivered jet in its category for 2017, based on numbers provided by the General Aviation Manufacturers Association. During 2017, Honda Aircraft delivered 43 aircraft to customers in North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia. As customer demand continues to increase, the company is steadily ramping up production and is currently manufacturing the aircraft at a rate of four per month at its 133-plus acre world headquarters in... Read more

Honda Builds its 25 Millionth Automobile in the U.S.

Celebrates Milestone with new Scholarship Fund On February 28 2018, Honda built its 25 millionth automobile in the United States, a 2018 Accord produced at the Marysville Auto Plant in Ohio. Beginning production in 1982, the plant made Honda the first Japanese automaker to produce cars in the U.S. and is one of five Honda auto plants now operating in the United States. Twelve different Honda and Acura cars and light trucks are now produced at the company's five auto plants in Ohio, Alabama and... Read more

Air Taxi Service Provider Wijet commits to upgrading Business Jet Fleet with the HondaJet

HondaJets to operate European routes Honda Aircraft Company and Wijet, a provider of air taxi service currently operating 15 business jets throughout Europe, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for multiple HondaJets to upgrade the Wijet fleet. Honda Aircraft made the announcement during the Singapore Airshow being held at Changi Exhibition Centre, where the HondaJet is making its first-ever appearance. Wijet is the first French air taxi company and offers travel to about 1,200 airports... Read more

Honda Xcelerator Startups demonstrate future Mobility Solutions at CES 2018

New technologies address vehicle autonomy, HD mapping, safety optics, GPS localization and driver experience enhancements Startup partners from Silicon Valley, New York, Canada, Europe, Israel and Singapore highlight Honda’s global open innovation theme Tech innovators invited to meet with Honda Xcelerator representatives at CES 2018 Six technology startups are partnering with Honda Xcelerator at CES 2018 to demonstrate technologies that have the potential to transform mobility, focusing... Read more

Honda Walking Assist obtains Medical Device Approval in the EU

Honda Motor Co., Ltd. recently announced that the Honda Walking Assist Device, an assistive device for use in the training and rehabilitation of walking, has obtained the Medical Devices Directive (Council Directive 93/42/EEC) certification, which enables Honda to affix the CE marking and commercialize the device within the European Union (EU) countries. Conformity with EU standards (EU Directives) and affixing the CE marking on the product, a certification mark that indicates conformity with EU... Read more

Honda Brings Robotic Devices and Energy Management Solutions to the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2018 in Las Vegas, USA

3E Robotics Concept demonstrates Honda’s vision of a society where robotics and Artificial Intelligence (AI) can assist people and expand their potential Mobile Power Pack World showcases range of utility, accessibility and convenience of a renewable energy solution Each technology theme seeks to foster collaboration with partners Honda introduced its new 3E (Empower, Experience, Empathy) Robotics Concept at CES 2018, demonstrating a range of experimental technologies engineered to understand... Read more

Honda to introduce 3E Robotics Concept at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2018

New Honda robotics, artificial intelligence, and energy solution concepts engineered to advance mobility and improve people’s lives Honda’s CES 2018 preview video at: Honda will unveil its new 3E (Empower, Experience, Empathy) Robotics Concept at CES 2018, demonstrating a range of experimental technologies engineered to advance mobility and make people’s lives better. Expressing a variety of functions and designs, the advanced robotic concepts demonstrate... Read more

Honda Sets First Half of Fiscal Year Records for Automobile Production Worldwide, Overseas, in Asia and China

Honda Motor Co., Ltd. recently announced a summary of automobile production, Japan domestic sales, and export results for the first half of the current fiscal year (April 2017-March 2018) and the month of September 2017. Worldwide Production September 2017 1st Half of Fiscal Year 2017 (Apr.-Sep. 2017) Units vs.'16 Units vs.'16 Japan 70,094 -6.8% 382,378 +3.5% Outside of Japan 385,169 *1 +2.9% 2,174,621 *4 +4.4% Worldwide Total 455,263 *1 +1.3% 2,556,999... Read more