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Hitachi Automotive Systems and Honda Sign MoU Aiming to Establish a Joint Venture

      Hitachi Automotive Systems and Honda Sign MoU Aiming to Establish a Joint Venture Company for Electric Vehicle Motors TOKYO, Feb 7, 2017 –  Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd., and Honda Motor Co., Ltd., have announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on February 3, aiming to establish a joint venture company … Continue reading Hitachi Automotive Systems and Honda Sign MoU Aiming to Establish a Joint Venture

Honda Riding Assist Motorcycle Wins Three Awards at CES 2017

    Engadget’s Best of CES 2017 “Best Innovation” and “Best Automotive Technology” Popular Mechanics’ Best of CES “Editors’ Choice Awards” LAS VEGAS, Jan 9, 2017 – Honda Motor Co., Ltd., has announced that the Honda Riding Assist motorcycle, a concept model of Honda’s self-balancing motorcycle that was exhibited at CES 2017 – the world’s … Continue reading Honda Riding Assist Motorcycle Wins Three Awards at CES 2017

Honda Reveals NSX GT3 Race Liveries

  Acura Motorsports and Michael Shank Racing team will debut at the Rolex 24 in January, take part in the 2017 WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Driver line-up features Graham Rahal, Andy Lally, Katherine Legge and Mark Wilkins in the #93 Acura NSX GT3; Ryan Hunter-Reay, Ozz Negri, Jeff Segal and Tom Dyer to drive #86 SANTA … Continue reading Honda Reveals NSX GT3 Race Liveries

Bold New Honda Civic Proving Top Choice Amongst Private Buyers

MELBOURNE, Dec 5, 2016 — Demand by private buyers for the all-new Honda Civic Sedan is challenging its key small car rivals, according to Honda Australia. In its first full month on sale in July, the new Civic immediately established itself as a major player in the small sedan segment for private buyers, recording a … Continue reading Bold New Honda Civic Proving Top Choice Amongst Private Buyers

Rare S600 Hondas pair up for Shannons Melbourne Summer Sale

  Two great surviving S600 variants Unique opportunity for Japanese car collectors Very rare S600 Coupe offered with ‘no reserve’ A pigeon pair of red 1965 Honda S600 sports cars are expected to make Australian auction history when they go under the hammer at Shannons upcoming Summer Classic Auction in Melbourne on December 5. It … Continue reading Rare S600 Hondas pair up for Shannons Melbourne Summer Sale

Honda NSX Stars at Crown Towers Atrium in Melbourne

MELBOURNE, Oct 15, 2016 — One of Australia’s most exclusive supercars, the high-performance hybrid Honda NSX, has returned to Melbourne for a starring role at Crown Melbourne. The $420,000* supercar — the only one of its type in the country — was this morning driven silently in full electric mode through the Crown  food-court, passing … Continue reading Honda NSX Stars at Crown Towers Atrium in Melbourne

The All-New 2017 Honda CR-V: the Outright Benchmark Compact SUV

  America’s best-selling SUV gains more powerful turbo engine offering class-leading fuel efficiency Honda Sensing™ technology now standard on EX and higher trims New Display Audio featuring Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ More premium interior boasts larger cabin with best-in-class rear seat legroom and larger, more versatile cargo space Note: International media release. No changes … Continue reading The All-New 2017 Honda CR-V: the Outright Benchmark Compact SUV

Retro Night Out in a HRV: The Honda Drive-In Movie Night

I like Honda’s small SUV. It shares a platform with the Jazz, but the small crossover is slightly more practical with bags of extra room just perfect for a Drive-In. We drove it last year. Read about it here I said I’d only buy one if I could have an AWD model, but that is … Continue reading Retro Night Out in a HRV: The Honda Drive-In Movie Night

Honda Engine Chief Yasuhide Sakamoto gives an insight into NSX Development

  LISBON, Portugal, 26, Jul., 2016 — The highs of IndyCar, a V10 sports car engine that never saw the light of day and a chance to work on the rebirth of a legend: Yasuhide Sakamoto has had a long and illustrious career working on some of the most exciting Honda powertrain projects of the … Continue reading Honda Engine Chief Yasuhide Sakamoto gives an insight into NSX Development

Honda to begin joint research project with Softbank in the area of Artificial Intelligence

  TOKYO, Japan, July 21, 2016 – Honda R&D Co., Ltd., a wholly owned R&D subsidiary of Honda Motor Co., Ltd., today announced plans to collaborate with SoftBank Corp. (“SoftBank”) and begin a joint research project toward application of the “emotion engine,*” an artificial intelligence (AI) technology developed by cocoro SB Corp. (“cocoro SB”), a … Continue reading Honda to begin joint research project with Softbank in the area of Artificial Intelligence