Honda Aircraft Company Begins HondaJet Elite Deliveries

The HondaJet Finishes the First Half of 2018 as the Most Delivered Aircraft in its Class Corporate GREENSBORO, N.C. , August 7, 2018 – Honda Aircraft Company announced today that it has begun deliveries of its new advanced aircraft, the HondaJet Elite, at its headquarters in Greensboro, NC. Deliveries of the HondaJet Elite begin as the HondaJet marks the first half of 2018 as the most delivered aircraft in its class, based on information provided by the General... Read more

Gold Wing spirit unites enthusiasts at 35th anniversary GWEF ‘Treffen’

1,800 enthusiasts and 1,000 Gold Wings from 35 nations gathered in Velenje, Slovenia last weekend (27th June – 1st July) for a five day celebration of the 35th anniversary of the first Gold Wing European Federation’s (GWEF) owners’ meeting. Founded in 1983, the GWEF’s ultimate aim is “To share information and promote international contact, friendship, and activities between Gold Wing clubs and riders”. Known as ‘Treffen’ (the German word for ‘to meet’), national meetings... Read more

Honda and Panasonic Research Battery Sharing

Honda Motor Co., Ltd. and Panasonic Corporation today announced plans to conduct a research experiment in Indonesia on battery sharing using the Honda Mobile Power Pack (“Mobile Power Pack”) detachable mobile battery with electric mobility products, including electric motorcycles powered by the Mobile Power Pack. The two companies are planning to begin the research experiment in December 2018. This research experiment will be conducted as one of the projects subsidized by Japan’s New Energy... Read more

The New Honda Jazz Sport

Brand new model adds zest to the popular Honda Jazz range Links unique, sporty styling cues to significant dynamic enhancements All-new, Sport-specific engine employs Earth Dreams technology Specially adapted CVT with shift paddles ensures enhanced driveability Updated and upgraded interior with Type R-inspired detailing Extended list of standard features confirms the Jazz Sport’s flagship status The highly popular and versatile Honda Jazz range is being augmented with an exciting... Read more

Hitachi and Honda successfully develop a highly advanced prototype of a Portable Breath-based Alcohol Detection Device for Vehicle Smart Keys

Hitachi, Ltd. and Honda Motor Co., Ltd’s subsidiary Honda R&D Co., Ltd. announced they have successfully developed a prototype of a portable alcohol detector that is tamper-resistant as it can distinguish human breath from alternative gases and that can be integrated into smart key. This device is capable of distinctively detecting the saturated water vapour from human breath and accurately measuring alcohol level within 3 seconds once a driver exhales breath onto the device. Hitachi and Honda... Read more

HONDA PRODUCT NEWS

One last push – Honda’s GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title attempt for fuel efficiency heads towards the finish line Honda’s quest to set a new GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title for fuel efficiency is heading towards the finish line, as the team continues towards Aalst, Belgium, where it hopes to complete the title attempt this Thursday, 25th June. Upon arrival in Aalst the team will have driven almost 14,000km across all 24 contiguous EU countries in 25 days, aiming to further demonstrate... Read more

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Honda Updates Honda Hearts Safety Documentary Site Honda has updated its "Honda Hearts" safety documentary site with "Maximum Safety for Even the Smallest of Vehicles" and "Allin One: Packaging Motorcycles and Riding Safety Together." Click here to view the Honda Hearts site: http://world.honda.com/safety/hearts/?r=m   Read more

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Honda Updates SH-AWD Technology Picture Book Honda has updated its Sport Hybrid SH-AWD AutomobileTechnology Picture Book with "How It Works," a visual guide providingan insight into how Honda's Super Handling All-Wheel Drive works. Click on the link below to go to the SH-AWD Automobile Technology Picture Book: http://world.honda.com/automobile-technology/SH-AWD2/topic5/?r=m Read more

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This crazy Honda is everything we love about IndyCar racing (WIRED online) Last month, Ferrari released a Formula One concept car covered in crazy aerodynamic adornments. More than a PR-inspired project designed to generate some buzz for the upcoming season, it appeared to be a thinly disguised critique of the sport’s mega-strict regulations. Those rules, set by the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile, cap aerodynamic downforce (which keeps cars planted on the asphalt at high speeds)... Read more

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Superior Aerodynamics for All-New Honda Civic Type R 2.0 litre direct injection VTEC TURBO engine and aerodynamic performance deliver class-best top speed of 270km/h (167mph)* Unique vents, grilles, spoilers and skirts contribute to enhanced downforce and minimized drag All-new Honda Civic Type R in Championship White will make global debut at 2015 Geneva Motor Show February 11, 2015 - The all-new Honda Civic Type R – which will make its world premiere at the 2015 Geneva Motor... Read more