Stories Tagged ‘Honda’

Honda’s Asimo Comes To Windsor Castle

By  On December 21, 2009 | Filed Under Auto News

Honda’s Asimo Comes To Windsor Castle

Honda’s ASIMO The Dragon’s Den showdown is all about bringing Honda’s ASIMO in the spotlight. Honda’s ASIMO is now in Windsor Castle with some of the more special visits to the historic Windsor Castle. There are new aspects to congratulate on the nine finalists of the “Reaching for Gold” competition with certain young people coming from South East of England. The annual competition has been sponsored by Honda in bringing some of the young talents to be encouraged to work a difference in society. The new design has been worked out through a team comprising of 14-19 year olds.There have been some particular targets with production facilities helping the disable and the more disadvantaged. The living or even working disadvantages are being targeted in this mo...

Honda Sponsors Cop15 Climate Change Conference

By  On December 11, 2009 | Filed Under Auto News

Honda Sponsors Cop15 Climate Change Conference

There are only four car sponsors of COP15 Climate Conference (taking place in Copenhagen from 7-18 December 2009), and Honda is one of them. In fact, Honda has successfully met many strict environmental requirements which have been laid down by the Danish Foreign Ministry. A fleet of low-emission Insight hybrid cars will be supplied by Honda, and the FCX Clarity, which Honda’s new zero-emission hydrogen-powered fuel cell electric vehicle will be there at the summit, being part of the COP15 showcase – “Driving the Future”. Transportation of delegates, journalists, and VIPs is what the cars will be used for. Honda’s official selection of sponsorship not only enables the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs to lower emissions from the conference itself, but the Ho...

Honda Sabre to Rule the Roads in 2010!

By  On November 14, 2009 | Filed Under Auto News

Honda Sabre to Rule the Roads in 2010!

Looks, power and aggression, the three most important things that make the Honda Sabre stand out from the crowd. The Honda has always been about power and Sabre is no different. An incredible V-twin Engine along with the unbelievable Program Fuel Injection along with a 38 diameter throttle body, this baby will bring fire to your ride. From a distance this baby looks like a monster who is ready to eat up the road and that it will with its great ergonomics and the muscular pro-sheet style. Another very important feature of this magnificent bike is that the bars are comparatively low and narrow thereby it helps the riders to get an aggressive position bent forward. The design that the Sabre has is quite bold and the minimalist front flaunts it to the world. The seat has a...

New Honda Performance and Development

By  On November 8, 2009 | Filed Under Auto News

New Honda Performance and Development

The new Honda Performance as well as development with the Formula F initiative has been appreciated by SCCA. The fresh category, through the Honda Formula F engines, has been at competition with the SCCA’s fresh formula class in 2010. This is one of the greatest supplications of HPD bringing about some of the greatest FF positioning in American open-wheel racing. HPD’s latest grassroots motorsports initiatives have been helped to make some of the FF classes more readily active and competitive. The Honda Formula F comes with a Fit L15A7 comes with a 1.5 liter engine with great support and initiative. This performance equals greater production of FF chassis as well as modern fuel injection of deigned superior service meant to work for a lifetime. This has been imp...

Honda Wins 2009 Grove Medal

By  On September 24, 2009 | Filed Under Auto News

Honda Wins 2009 Grove Medal

Honda has just won the 2009 Grove Medal for bringing the FCX Fuel Cell technology. Right at the Grove Fuel Cell Symposium, Honda received one of the greatest prestigious awards of the Grove Medal in the honor of bringing forth the FCX Clarity hydrogen fuel. This fuel has been cell electric vehicle that brings about great performance and advanced technology bringing over room for four people and their luggage as well. The fuel economy also comes to be really great with this. The petrol equivalent is also great and brings about 1.5 times that of petrol electric hybrid in comparison. There is FCX Clarity that cuts down all of the harmful gas production and brings only water emission. This is really the car of the future that the world needs. In order to bring about the car that i...

Honda Commemorates its 30 Years of Manufacturing in American Shores

Honda of America is now on celebrations for their great manufacturing tenure in the US with the symbolic tree planting ceremony. This is to represent the company’s deep roots in US with longstanding relationship working with the local communities there. The company’s operations have been hosted with significant growth with the spread out of the company’s roots. Honda has had its roots in Ohio with their past and present being spread out throughout local communities. The people of Ohio have been quite supportive of the company from the very beginning and have been consistent in their friendship with the company. In the past 30 years their relationship has only strengthened with the significant trust and support in the community with partners. As a result the state...

The 2010 Honda CR-V

By  On August 25, 2009 | Filed Under Auto News

The 2010 Honda CR-V

The new look of 2010 Honda CR-V is coming over in Sept 17th, making its way to the market in a big way. The Honda CR-V is being loved by mostly all who have come across it. The Japanese automaker is debuting through the new CR-V form with understandably cautious messages. The previous versions of the Honda have always been on perennial and uninterrupted sale. So right now they are not updating much about the new lift as pre-promotion marketing. However the refreshing is definitely going to stretch the business well. The grille and fascia changes have been one of the limited image changes that the CR-V has been working on to get its sales on high order. But whether the sales escalate further with the new changes are yet to be seen. The market will soon show whether the ...

Honda Launches Acura ZDX Coupe

By  On August 18, 2009 | Filed Under Auto News

Honda Launches Acura ZDX Coupe

Honda Motor Co. is to launch the brand new Acura ZDX coupe by this winter. This is going to be the 6th model in their premium line up. The 4-door all new ZDX is going to be one of those prototypes, about to be displayed at the NY International Auto Show. It is going to be shown with some really striking features that includes its long, panoramic glass roof, enclosed rear door handles, etc. Honda has rated this car to be one of those to make for the perfect weekend getaway. This is soon going to be released in North America with all fanfare. The combined features of the ZDX are being wrapped fully for its full fledged utility in all possible ways. It comes in a well sculpted package and is going to be a grand coupe, aligning the looks of a sedan as well as that of a spo...

2009 Honda Civic Hyrbid:Review

By  On July 16, 2009 | Filed Under Auto Reviews

2009 Honda Civic Hyrbid:Review

The 2009 Honda Civic has been reviewed to be on high orders. Its overall performance is rated to be on top order with extremely good safety, reliability, exterior as well as interior. The car comes to be ranked 3 out of 33 other small time cars that are affordable to the common people. The ranking is however based upon an analysis out of published reviews of all the cars of 2009 which makes it on to the popularity list. Its recent road test has been covered by many popular reviews. It has been rated to be really fast and more efficient. The fuel efficiency is also rated to be high class. There are many new positive features to the Hybrid.There are new tricks in the trade that Honda has been using with the Hybrid. This is a car that is much ahead of the previous generation. There a...

Honda Rocks Green theme with Insight giveaway at Concerts

Getting closer to environment and for spreading the news of the 2010 Insight hybrids, Honda has geared up for a musical bent this summer. The company has partnered in two spot light musical festivals, where top class musicians will be performing. They are going to organize green activities at the two fests, which also includes the Hybrid displays and car give away. The festivals are being held at Austin City Limits in Texas and Lollapalooza in Chicago. The company says that they have chosen to partner with the event as it drew larger crowds and as the whole event had an environment friendly approach. The Insight hybrid went on sale in March 24. The new version gets 40 miles per gallon in the city and 43 miles per gallon on the highway. With a starting price of $20,470, it is going...

Toyota Planning To Bring Yaris-Based Hybrid

By  On March 27, 2009 | Filed Under Auto News, Toyota

Toyota Planning To Bring Yaris-Based Hybrid

Recently learned, Toyota Motor Corp is planning to launch its hybrid car to take guidelines from the economical hybrid from Honda. This Insight Honda hybrid came to the US not long ago. Toyota has aimed to launch wearing a lower price tag just like Honda hybrid. This Toyota Yaris will be a small gasoline electric car as told by chief engineer of the redesigned, third-generation Toyota Prius, Akihiko Otsuka. Honda, A Cheap Rival It is quite evident from the recent revealed plan from Toyota that it is worried due to Honda’s plans. Honda is a known local rival of Toyota. Probably that is the main reason Toyota is going for a low priced car. Honda’s Insight is priced around $20,000 and has gained a lot of market praise and elevated sales. Even Prius Is Costlier In compari...