Japan's Honda Motor plans to launch a new electric vehicle brand in China next year, the company said Wednesday. The new brand will be called "e:N Series". As part of its plans, Honda will only launch battery electric, hydrogen fuel-cell or gasoline-electric hybrid vehicles in China starting in 2030.
FutureCar Staff 2021-10-13 16:00 PT
Honda Motor Co. unveiled its new Honda SENSING 360 omnidirectional safety and driver assist system on Wednesday. The safety technology removes blind spots around the vehicle and helps avoid all types of collisions, as well as reducing the burden on the driver. The system will be available on new Honda vehicles launching in the China market beginning in 2022. It will eventually expand to all Honda models in major global markets by 2030.
Eric Walz2021-10-13 10:00 PT
Japan’s Honda Motor Co has been working with U.S. automaker General Motors on a fully-electric SUV named the Prologue which will launch in the U.S. in 2024. Honda believes the Prologue SUV will become a big seller and is targeting annual sales of 70,000 units.
Eric Walz2021-09-20 09:45 PT
Honda once planned to pursue electric vehicles on its own, but has quickly learned that the strategy won’t work and is now looking for help.
Vineeth Joel Patel2021-07-25 21:00 PT
Japan's Honda Motor Co today announced that its first electric vehicle will be an SUV named the “Prologue”, which marks the beginning of the company's transformation to becoming an electric automaker over the next two decades.
Eric Walz2021-06-28 09:00 PT
Automaker Honda Motor Co has teamed up with AT&T in a new partnership to provide more entertainment options for passengers. The expanded in-car entertainment services will be provided through the WarnerMedia RIDE app, which will be offered to Honda and Acura owners that are subscribers of AT&T’s unlimited in-car Wi-Fi plan.
FutureCar Staff 2021-05-27 09:30 PT
Japan’s Honda Motor Co is ramping up its electric vehicles plans. At his inaugural press conference, newly appointed Honda President and Representative Director Toshihiro Mibe shared the company’s timeline to end the production of internal combustion engine powered vehicles worldwide by 2040.
FutureCar Staff 2021-04-23 13:00 PT
Both EVs will utilize General Motors’ architecture, while the Japanese automaker will also have hybrid variants of its top-selling models on sale soon.
Vineeth Joel Patel2021-03-14 18:00 PT
Honda’s claiming that it’s the first automaker to have a production vehicle with a Level 3 autonomous system with the Legend Hybrid EX, which is only available to lease in Japan.
Vineeth Joel Patel2021-03-08 06:30 PT
Honda is aiming to have its entire lineup of vehicles in Europe to offer some type of electrification by the end of 2022. The automaker hasn’t stated whether it will take the same steps in the U.S.
Vineeth Joel Patel2020-12-05 07:55 PT
Japan's Honda Motor Co. announced that it has received designation for Level-3 automated driving from the Japanese Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT). This approval grants Honda permission to deploy an autonomous driving system on new Honda models that can take over from a human driver in some situations, such as when the vehicle is in traffic on the highway.
Eric Walz2020-11-11 10:40 PT
The upcoming electric vehicle from Honda looks like it will be larger than the all-electric E, but don’t expect it to come to the U.S.
Vineeth Joel Patel2020-09-20 06:00 PT
Honda may not have an electric vehicle in the United States at the moment, but the Japanese automaker is already looking at what it can do with used electric car batteries.
Vineeth Joel Patel2020-04-19 05:00 PT
Automakers Honda and Nissan announced on Tuesday the furlough of thousands of workers in the U.S. as the coronavirus pandemic brings the U.S. economy to a virtual standstill. Honda already suspended it operations on March 23 and now the company says its U.S. plants will be closed until May 1. The furlough affects around 30,000 workers in total.
Eric Walz2020-04-07 11:00 PT
Instead of having traditional driver controls, Honda’s latest concept that will be unveiled at CES 2020 will come with a funky steering wheel that allows drivers to control all aspects of driving.
Vineeth Joel Patel2019-12-29 07:00 PT
The Honda Motor Co joint venture with Guangzhou Automobile Industry Group Co Ltd (GAIC) is recalling 222,674 Accord sedans in China, market regulators said on Thursday, after complaints began circulating on social media about the car engine’s quality.
FutureCar Staff 2019-08-08 10:15 PT
Honda is adding in-car deliveries via Key by Amazon to owners of some models and Amazon Prime members.
Vineeth Joel Patel2019-07-27 05:00 PT
Honda’s playing it slow with electric cars in the U.S., but the automaker’s next move is to introduce a global EV platform for multiple markets.
Vineeth Joel Patel2019-07-21 06:00 PT
Two of the automotive industry’s largest automakers are trying to free up some money to catch up with automakers that have invested heavily into electric vehicles and new technology.
Vineeth Joel Patel2019-05-09 08:51 PT
Under the contract, CATL will supply Honda with lithium-ion batteries that have a capacity of 56 gigawatt (GWh) hours by 2027.
Vineeth Joel Patel2019-02-08 12:00 PT
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