Honda could be the latest manufacturer to join the autonomous car bandwagon. Autonomous technology is a big talking point in the car industry right now. This week Google accelerated its Waymo project and is currently fitting its autonomous technology to a fleet of 100 Pacific minivans as part of a partnership … read more
Honda has confirmed it is in discussions with Google parent Alphabet Inc for self-driving technology developed by its recently re-branded Waymo company.
The news that Google’s autonomous vehicle team would be spun off into the new Waymo brand came earlier this month, just one week before the company … read more
Honda is in talks with Waymo, Google’s newly formed self-driving car project, to supply the tech company with vehicles.
If it moves forward, it will be a technical collaboration between Honda engineers and Waymo’s self-driving technology team, allowing both teams to learn from each other and work … read more
The first trial vehicles for Google’s Waymo self-driving vehicle trial may have come from the workshops of Fiat Chrysler, but now Honda has announced that it has entered discussions with the tech giant with a view to a technical collaboration.
While only in its initial stages, the agreement between … read more
Google has been working on autonomous technology since 2009, and it recently spun off that business into a company called Waymo.
Instead of building its own car, Waymo seems intent on working with automakers to incorporate its self-driving technology into their vehicles. Waymo recenly showed a Chrysler … read more
The Honda Odyssey was born in a time of need during Japan’s economic crisis in the 1990s. As such, the first-generation model was much smaller than the model that we know today. That model lasted just long enough for Honda to build a U.S.-based production facility and the Odyssey has been getting … read more
The Google car project has officially become a business in its own right – with parent company Alphabet establishing Waymo as a brand – and now the automotive world is already taking notice.
The autonomous business venture just revealed its new fleet coming out of the formal partnership with Fiat … read more
Honda and Waymo announced that they are entering into formal discussions to integrate the latter’s self-driving technology in Honda models. If these discussions prove to be successful, a new technical collaboration will start between Honda’s R&D and Waymo to allow both companies to learn about … read more
The 2017 Detroit Auto Show is just around the corner and, as it happens before each major event, automakers are already teasing the cars that are set to debut at the Cobo Center. Honda is the latest to join the ranks by releasing a teaser picture of the fifth-generation Odyssey. Set to replace the current, … read more
We’re pretty much impervious to teasing campaigns from automakers – even though some of them try to stand out from the crowd with sometimes idiotic (the glyphs from A5, for example) ideas.
But this time of the year – with Christmas making our hearts warmer – we’re quite open to Honda’s idea … read more