S 2018 – International Consumer Electronics Show

A Robot with CompassioN THAT EmpathiSes with People The 3E-A18 is a communication robot concept developed with “empathy” as its theme, to have compassion toward and blend in with people’s lives. Equipped with CI, the 3E-A18 supports people’s activities through recognizing emotions, and communicating with rich facial expressions, sound, and movement. Its soft exterior skin and rounded design is comfortable when touched or hugged, yet designed for safety in case of collision. With... Read more

Honda Urban EV Concept named ‘Best Concept Car’

Electric concept car wins global award for outstanding automotive design International judging panel comprised of 12 journalists from renowned publications Honda R&D team recognised for making a significant contribution to the evolution of car design with Urban EV Concept Urban EV Concept will be first production model in Honda’s ‘Electric Vision’ strategy Order books for new electric car based on the Urban EV Concept will open in early 2019 Honda Urban... Read more

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ASIMO Receives Royal Welcome in Dubai All-New ASIMO recently travelled to the Emirate of Dubai to attend the government summit: "Shaping Future Governments." The three day summit, organized under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, is the largest government gathering of its type in the world. The annual event, which runs from the 9th-11th February, attracts over 4,000 delegates from 93 countries, including... Read more

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The UNI-CUBβ, a 360-degree Personal Mobility Device Appears in Alternative Rock Band OK Go's Music Video Honda’s new personal mobility device, the UNI-CUBβ, is featured in the music video for the song, “I Won’t Let You Down” (*1) released globally on October 27, 2014 by the Grammy Award winning rock band, OK Go (*2). The band has earned worldwide attention for its music as well as for the release of unique music videos, including the 2007 Grammy-winning video for “Here It Goes... Read more

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All-New ASIMO Takes a Stroll around New York Ever wonder what ASIMO, the world’s most advanced humanoid robot, would do with a day off in one of the world’s biggest cities? Well, in a new just released video, All-New ASIMO, the latest generation of Honda’s humanoid robot, goes on a tour of New York City. View the unique new video at: http://bit.ly/1zJZ5qI Earlier this year, All-New ASIMO made a European debut in Brussels, Belgium. Since then, ASIMO begun a Europe-wide tour,... Read more

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The All-New ASIMO continued its debut tour of the UK by visiting Honda’s two main facilities in the country                   The robot’s first stop was the headquarters of Honda Motor Europe and Honda UK in Langley, Berkshire. Whilst there the latest generation of ASIMO wowed staff with its swift and fluid movements and also performed a number of special shows to school children, who were invited to see the robot... Read more

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All-New ASIMO makes UK Debut All-New ASIMO has just debuted in the United Kingdom, appearing on stage at WIRED 2014, an annual innovation, design and technology conference held in London’s docklands. The two-day event, which attracted a diverse and stellar line up of speakers including the CEOs of leading technology companies, international pop stars and even British Royalty, provided Honda with the perfect platform from which to showcase the latest capabilities of its bipedal robot in the UK... Read more

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All-New ASIMO Draws in Crowds to Slovenian Debut All-New ASIMO recently travelled to Slovenia for the first time to attend Speculum Artium 2014, an international festival celebrating new media culture. The popular annual event was held in Delavski dom Trbovlje (DDT), a multi-purpose cultural centre located in the heart of the Slovenian mountains. This is the sixth time Speculum Artium has been organised in the city and this year’s theme was ‘the shape of things to come’, a broad topic exploring... Read more

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All-New ASIMO Travels to Moscow to Make its Public Debut in Europe All-New ASIMO, the latest generation of Honda’s humanoid robot, has just made its first public appearance in Europe. The robot, which features improved agility and intelligence technologies, travelled to Russia to attend the Moscow International Automobile Salon (MIAS 2014), providing the gathered crowds with the first opportunity to see the cutting-edge robot anywhere on the continent. MIAS 2014 is the leading event in the... Read more

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Honda announces new Personal Mobility Device, UNI-CUB β enhancing compatibility with people Honda Motor Co., Ltd. has just unveiled the UNI-CUB β, the new personal mobility device which was made usable for a wider range of people by enhancing the device's compatibility. The UNI-CUB was first introduced in May 2012 as a new personal mobility device featuring balance control technology and an omni-directional driving wheel system (Honda Omni Traction Drive System) which originates from... Read more