As 2016 comes to a close, Honda ramped up celebrations to commemorate the production of its 100,000,000th (that’s 100 millionth) automobile 53 years after its first production vehicle, the T360 mini-truck (top of page), rolled down the production line. Honda S600 In its first year (1963) Honda also … read more
While battery electrics are a reality today, hydrogen fuel cells are still something that seems to come from the space age – so they’re a long way from being the revolutionary replacement for the internal combustion engine.
Toyota with its Mirai, Hyundai with the Tucson Fuel Cell and now the Honda … read more
Honda is one step ahead the competition with the Clarity Fuel Cell, at least on the US market, where is already being sold. Now, the Japanese eco-friendly sedan received the official values after the EPA tested it in real world traffic. EPA announced a driving range rating of 366 miles (589km) and fuel … read more
Honda has reaffirmed its promise to deliver the Clarity Fuel Cell sedan in the US before the end of the year.
The Clarity will arrive as hydrogen-powered rivals struggle to establish a foothold, years after the FCX Clarity first tested the waters in California. Its closest rival, the Toyota Mirai, recently … read more
The Japanese automaker was sometimes quicker than its larger rival Toyota in providing the world with a hybrid or even a hydrogen-powered car, but history has a way of relegating them to the back of the pack.
It happened with the Insight – the first publicly available hybrid in North America, ahead … read more
Honda is recalling 4.5 million cars in the U.S. for defective Takata passenger-side frontal airbags, including 2700 motorcycles.
This new recall adds 2.2 million more Honda and Acura models for a total of more than 10.7 million cars. Out of the dozen automakers and 25 brands involved since the Takata … read more
Automakers have continued to disclose specific vehicles affected by the latest Takata recall expansion, with 12 million new vehicles added to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration database.
All of the vehicles listed below integrate one or more airbags with ammonium nitrate propellant. … read more
Earlier this month, rumors began circulating that up to 40 million airbag inflators installed on U.S. vehicles would be added to the already-massive Takata recall. Shortly thereafter, Honda issued a recall for 20 million additional devices, while Toyota‘s roster grew by a more modest but still staggering … read more
The Honda Clarity Fuel Cell made its debut at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show, and while it’s set to become the first mass market fuel cell car to be introduced by the Japanese automaker, it won’t be the only one. Two more models will join the Clarity Fuel Cell and form a three-car lineup that will spearhead … read more
The Honda Clarity Fuel Cell isn’t even in customer hands yet, but Honda already is announcing the addition of two other Clarity models. After the Fuel Cell launches later this year, a Clarity Electric and a Clarity Plug-in Hybrid will launch in 2017.
The idea, explains American Honda executive vice … read more