This release contains: 1 Related Document, 2 Photos Fuel Cell System Manufacturing LLC (FCSM), the joint venture company established by General Motors and Honda for the production of advanced hydrogen fuel cell systems, today revealed its company logo at an event where local elected officials were recognized for helping bring the operation to metro Detroit. Announced on Jan. 30, 2017, FCSM is the auto industry’s first joint venture formed to mass-produce hydrogen fuel cell systems
Honda Automobiles: Honda Announces Return to Baja at 2015 SEMA Show, Ridgeline Baja Race Truck Hints at Styling Direction for All-New 2017 Ridgeline…
This release contains: 1 Related Document, 88 Photos, 1 Video Today at the 2015 SEMA Show, Honda revealed its Ridgeline Baja Race Truck, a purpose-built racing machine that marks Honda’s return to off-road truck racing, while also providing an early glimpse at the styling direction for the all-new 2017 Honda Ridgeline pickup that will hit dealer showrooms in the first half of next year. The Honda exhibit also showcased a multifaceted display of personalized Honda cars, SUVs, powersports products and two- and four-wheeled racing machines. The Honda Ridgeline Baja Race Truck, in red, white and black Honda Racing livery, will compete in this year’s running of the SCORE Baja 1000.
Honda is pouring more than $355 million into its Ohio plants to get them ready for full North American production next month after parts shortages triggered by Japan’s March earthquake left Honda and Acura dealers short of models. Ohio is home to Honda’s first U.S. wind tunnel, which the automaker created to help boost fuel economy for models designed and built in North America.
Filed under: Plants/Manufacturing , Honda Honda has just announced it will build a new assembly plant in a suburb of Celaya, Guanajuato, Mexico. This will be Honda’s eighth assembly plant in North America and third in Mexico, and is being built for the production of “fuel-efficient subcompact vehicles” for the Mexican and North American markets. The new plant will cost Honda $800 million to build, be completed in 2014 and add 3,200 jobs to the region when its operational.
Honda will be giving its Pilot crossover a midlife refresh for the 2012 year. The first big change is the revised front fascia, which will ditch the bulky thick-chrome grille in favor for a more demure three-bar grille. Honda Pilot Gets an All New Gearbox For 2012 Models. Check out the all new Pilot for yourself at Klein …
Filed under: Concept Cars , Crossover , Honda With spy shots popping up on our radar at least twice in the past few months, we’ve been anticipating the arrival of a new Honda CR-V . And now the solitary image above has been circulating around these interwebs, reportedly giving us an advance look at the show car that will preview the new production model
Living up to a promise it made in 2008, Honda is supporting production of the all-new, made-in-America Civic by adding a second shift and almost 1,000 jobs to its plant in Greensburg, Ind., increasing the facility’s capacity to 200,000 vehicles per year and doubling its workforce. Consider it a sign of confidence in both the Greensburg manufacturing complex and the completely redesigned Civic , which is already on sale here in the U.S.
Automakers are still recovering from the March 11 earthquake and tsunami in Japan. Among these automaker is Honda, which will increase production volume at its North American automobile plants to a rate of 100 percent of the original production plan in August, for most models. As parts from Japan become available on a wider basis, Honda will steadily ramp up production on a step-by-step, plant-by-plant, and model-by-model basis