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
Honda is one of the oldest Japanese manufacturers and one of the most successful. No wonder the company announced it has reached the 100 million-unit milestone in cumulative global automobile production.
Honda began automobile production in 1963 with the production of the T360 mini-truck and the S500 … read more
That is one seriously amazing milestone. 2016 has been a big year for production milestones. Honda has just reached a significant one by building its 100 millionth car. To put that in perspective, Mini just built its 3 millionth car, and McLaren its 10,000th. Honda’s accomplishment is clearly no small … read more
The new Honda Civic sedan has achieved the company’s aim of reasserting it among the top small car brands since the launch in July, while the imminent hatch and Type R are expected to build on this return to form into 2017.
Over the second half of this year, Honda claims the three-box Civic has achieved … read more
The next-generation Honda CR-V is expected to match it with the segment’s top sellers when it launches in the third quarter of 2017, returning the well-known nameplate to the lion’s share of buyers’ consideration lists.
The expanded new CR-V range, expected to comprise five- and seven-seat derivatives … read more
Honda has kicked off series production for its redesigned 2017 CR-V in East Liberty, Ohio.
The fifth-generation CR-V represents Honda’s first-ever global production launch in Ohio. The US factory has been tasked with developing processes and selecting tooling that will be used to build the new CR-V … read more
Honda has launched a new compact crossover called the WR-V at the Sao Paulo International Auto Show. Slotting in at a sub- Honda HR-V size, the WR-V was designed to Described as “tough and urban” and designed for the South American market, it emphasizes a spacious cabin in a compact body. Slotting in … read more
Honda is preparing to lift production of its larger vehicles at its Alabama plant to respond to increasing demand.
Automotive News reports that the company’s Alabama plant will be dedicated to producing the Pilot, Ridgeline and Odyssey in increased numbers from early next year. Furthermore, Honda will … read more
Honda has published the first design sketch of its upcoming sub-compact SUV. Named WR-V, the model will be showcased during the 2016 Sao Paolo Auto Show and it will be sold only in South America. For now. The name of the model is an acronym for ‘Winsome Runabout Vehicle’ and promise to be very popular … read more
The 2017 Honda WR-V has been previewed in a sketch released by the Japanese marque, ahead of the new compact SUV’s reveal at the Sao Paulo motor show in November.
Aimed primarily at the South American market – where SUVs are becoming increasingly popular – the ‘Winsome Runabout Vehicle’ will … read more