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: http://world.honda.com/CES/2018/ 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

Honda “Xcelerates” Startup Collaborations Globally to Drive Open Innovation

Honda Will Expand Its Engagement of Startup Ecosystems in Detroit, Japan, China and Europe Committed to creating transformative products and services through open innovation, Honda Innovations is expanding its global open innovation program for early stage innovators to Detroit, Japan, China, and Europe. Modelled on its successful Honda Xcelerator program in Mountain View, Calif., Honda Innovations will guide other Honda operations as they establish startup liaisons globally, providing protocols... Read more

Summary of Honda Announcements and Exhibits at the 45th Tokyo Motor Show

Summary of speech by Takahiro Hachigo, President and Representative Director Honda has strengths in producing a broad range of products including motorcycles, automobiles, power products and even business jets. And Honda has relationships with 28 million customers around the world, which we established through our products. Such strengths as a manufacturer and relationships with our customers are proof that Honda has been embodying its passion to "serve people worldwide with the joy of expanding... Read more

Honda Aircraft Company Expands HondaJet Sales to China, Hong Kong and Macau

Honda Aircraft Company recently announced that it has expanded sales of the HondaJet in Greater China with the appointment of Honsan General Aviation Co. Ltd., based in Guangzhou, as a HondaJet dealer in China, providing sales, service and support for the world’s most advanced light jet throughout China, Hong Kong and Macau. “The HondaJet has been received with tremendous interest in and around China and we have appointed Honsan General Aviation HondaJet as a dealer in the region. With its strong... Read more

Honda presents Power Manager smart energy system at Frankfurt

Fully-integrated energy transfer system manages energy between the grid, homes and electric vehicles Honda's first step in helping electric cars to contribute to the creation of smart power grids Pilot project in France to use Power Manager units to develop regional smart grid Honda presented its all-new Power Manager, a fully-integrated energy transfer system, at the recent 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show. The system is designed to incorporate electric vehicles into a smart power grid. It... Read more

Honda commits to electrified technology for every new model launched in Europe

Electrified technology will now feature in every new model launched by Honda in Europe Production version of Honda Urban EV Concept confirmed for 2019 CR-V Hybrid Prototype - Honda's first electrified SUV in Europe - launches 2018 Honda Power Manager energy transfer system undergoing European trials in Western France Motor Show debuts include Civic diesel, new-look Jazz and two advanced race cars Honda has confirmed that electrified technology will now feature in every new car model... Read more

HondaJet Customers embark on 80-Day World Tour

The HondaJet is taking part in a modern day spin on the classic Around the World in 80 Days when a pair of customers took it on a global tour which began on August 4. Honda Aircraft's customers Julian and Kim MacQueen are flying their HondaJet to up to 26 countries as part of the tour that they have entitled "Around the World in 80 Stays." As leaders in the hospitality industry, the MacQueens will use the tour, in part, for research related to their business, visiting hotels in various cultures.... Read more

Honda launches global Honda NSX GT3 Customer Racing Programme

Honda NSX GT3 race car available to customer teams globally from 2018 Body shell and engine to be built alongside the road-going production NSX in Ohio, USA JAS Motorsport to assemble cars and support racing programmes in Europe, Asia and South America Honda Performance Development (HPD) to coordinate North American racing M-TEC (Mugen) responsible for customer support in Japan (plus trackside support for engine in China) Honda, in conjunction with JAS Motorsport, Honda Performance... Read more

Honda in the USA pledges $1 Million to Nationwide Children’s Hospital to improve Mobility for all Children

The Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, and Honda has just announced a $1 million gift from the automaker to establish the Honda Centre for Gait Analysis and Mobility Enhancement designed to enhance pediatric mobility. The centre will become the first of its kind to provide not only comprehensive gait analysis, but also spine motion analysis, sports performance programs and injury prevention. In addition, it will become a leader in prosthetic and wheelchair development, completing... Read more