Honda http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53606/more en Honda: Old Pilot Hurt Us Last Year http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/honda-old-pilot-hurt-us-last-year <div class="node-body article-body">The Japanese automaker’s midsize CUV is almost seven years old, and last year its volume fell 14.1% from 2013. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/honda-old-pilot-hurt-us-last-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/honda-old-pilot-hurt-us-last-year#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Sales & Marketing North America U.S. Honda Sales & Marketing 2015 North American International Auto Show Accord Civic CR-V CUV Honda John Mendel middle midsize Pilot Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:00:00 +0000 1198841 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>New Honda Pilot (teaser pic shown) should provide relief.</strong></p> Honda Comes on Strong at Product-Palooza Press Conference http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/honda-comes-strong-product-palooza-press-conference <div class="field-deck"> 2015 North American International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The automaker isn’t saying if its upcoming dedicated hybrid will bear the Insight name. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/honda-comes-strong-product-palooza-press-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/honda-comes-strong-product-palooza-press-conference#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Honda 2015 North American International Auto Show Vehicles & Technology Tue, 13 Jan 2015 19:20:00 +0000 1199131 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Honda&rsquo;s Detroit auto show display includes array of products.</strong></p> New Honda EV, Plug-in Due by 2018 http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/new-honda-ev-plug-due-2018 <div class="field-deck"> 2015 North American International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The new plug-in hybrid will be a dedicated model, Honda says, while the electric vehicle will be all-new.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/new-honda-ev-plug-due-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/new-honda-ev-plug-due-2018#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Honda 2015 North American International Auto Show Electric Vehicles Fuel-Cell Vehicles Future Products Hybrid Vehicles 2-motor 3-motor Anna battery-electric vehicle Engines EV FCV Fit Honda hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle Insight OH PHEV plug-in hybrid turbocharged Tue, 13 Jan 2015 16:15:00 +0000 1197011 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Honda&#39;s next-generation fuel-cell vehicle on sale in U.S. in 2016.</strong></p> Production Acura NSX Revealed in Detroit http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/production-acura-nsx-revealed-detroit <div class="field-deck"> 2015 North American International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The NSX has a carbon-fiber floor, and body panels are a mix of aluminum and sheet molding composite.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/production-acura-nsx-revealed-detroit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/production-acura-nsx-revealed-detroit#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Acura 2015 North American International Auto Show Aluminum Carbon Fiber Future Products Hybrid Vehicles Acura aluminum carbon fiber Honda Marysville Mike Accavitti NSX OH Raymond supercar Mon, 12 Jan 2015 17:00:00 +0000 1197141 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Acura NSX on sale in U.S. late 2015.</strong></p> Analysts See Malaysia Car Market Improving in 2015 http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/analysts-see-malaysia-car-market-improving-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">City helps Honda become Malaysia’s biggest non-national automaker.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/analysts-see-malaysia-car-market-improving-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/analysts-see-malaysia-car-market-improving-2015#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Malaysia Honda Perodua Proton Toyota Sales Results Mon, 12 Jan 2015 09:33:00 +0000 1195411 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>City helps Honda become Malaysia&rsquo;s biggest non-national automaker.</strong></p> 2015 Ward’s 10 Best Engines Quick Hits http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-engines/2015-ward-s-10-best-engines-quick-hits <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Ward's 10 Best Engines </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A concise pro-and-con summation of all 37 powertrains evaluated in the 2015 competition. Many of these comments came directly from editor score sheets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-engines/2015-ward-s-10-best-engines-quick-hits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-engines/2015-ward-s-10-best-engines-quick-hits#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Vehicles & Technology Diesel Resource Center Ward's 10 Best Engines North America Asia Pacific - Regional Europe - Regional North America - Regional China U.S. Japan South Korea Germany Italy Sweden United Kingdom Acura Alfa Romeo Audi BMW BMW Chevrolet Fiat Ford Honda Hyundai Kia Lexus Lincoln Mercedes Mini Ram SRT Subaru Toyota Volkswagen Volvo Car Diesel Electric Vehicles Emissions Fuel Economy Gasoline Li-ion Product Development Supercharger Transmissions Turbocharger 300h Acura RLX Sport Hybrid Alfa Romeo 4C Audi S5 BMW i3 Chevrolet Cruze Corvette Stingray F-150 Fiat 500e Ford Fiesta Fusion Genesis Honda Accord Hyundai Tucson FCV Lexus NX 200T Mini Cooper Mustang S3 Sonata TLX Volvo S60 VW GTI X5 Wed, 07 Jan 2015 12:00:00 +0000 1189231 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Mercedes C400, with 329-hp 3.0L bi-turbo V-6, coaches efficient driving.&nbsp;</strong></p> Asians Grow Share in 2014, Americans Flat, Europeans Down http://wardsauto.com/north-america/asians-grow-share-2014-americans-flat-europeans-down <div class="node-body article-body">Audi, BMW, Jeep, Kia, Nissan, Ram and Subaru were some of the brands that registered market-share gains in the U.S. last year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/north-america/asians-grow-share-2014-americans-flat-europeans-down" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/north-america/asians-grow-share-2014-americans-flat-europeans-down#comments Premium Limited Auto Makers Sales & Marketing North America U.S. BMW Chrysler Ford General Motors Honda Hyundai Nissan Subaru Toyota Volkswagen Sales Results Audi BMW Buick Cadillac Chevrolet Fiat General Motors GMC Honda Hyundai Jeep Kia Mitsubishi Nissan Ram Subaru Toyota Volkswagen Volvo Tue, 06 Jan 2015 19:47:00 +0000 1194291 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Jeep biggest-gaining brand of 2014 in U.S.</strong></p> Lessons From the Takata Airbag Disaster http://wardsauto.com/blog/lessons-takata-airbag-disaster <div class="node-body blog-body">Automakers and suppliers must notify NHTSA about a problem immediately. Second, politicians and regulators need to adopt a more cooperative approach.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/final-inspection">Final Inspection</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/blog/lessons-takata-airbag-disaster" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/blog/lessons-takata-airbag-disaster#comments Blog Auto Makers Management & Strategy Politics Dealers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Honda Suppliers Toyota Politics National Highway Traffic Safey Administration (NHTSA) Safety Vehicles & Technology Final Inspection Tue, 06 Jan 2015 13:12:00 +0000 1191441 at http://wardsauto.com As Optimism of 2014 Fades, Europe Retrenches for 2015 http://wardsauto.com/europe/optimism-2014-fades-europe-retrenches-2015 <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Automotive Outlook </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A year that began with great optimism soured as months wore on, with sales deflating from a relatively robust 1.6 million units in March to a meager 739,263 in August, according to WardsAuto data.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/europe/optimism-2014-fades-europe-retrenches-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/europe/optimism-2014-fades-europe-retrenches-2015#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Sales & Marketing Europe Europe - Regional Audi BMW Faurecia Fiat Ford Honda Jaguar Jeep Land Rover Opel/Vauxhall Toyota Volkswagen Volvo Car Capacity Utilization Finance Sales Results AvtoVAZ Carlos Ghosn Didier Leroy European Central Bank European Commission Federal Reserve Jyrki Katainen Karl-Thomas Neumann Sergio Marchionne Stephen Odell Tina Mueller Yann Delabriere Tue, 06 Jan 2015 11:58:00 +0000 1192201 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Opel&rsquo;s closure of Bochum assembly plant painful step in European industry&rsquo;s recovery.</strong></p> Thai Auto Sales Fail to Gain Traction in November http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/thai-auto-sales-fail-gain-traction-november <div class="node-body article-body">A Toyota executive says while December traditionally has been the country’s best-selling month of the year, he is not expecting a sharp turnaround from last month’s negative result.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/thai-auto-sales-fail-gain-traction-november" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/thai-auto-sales-fail-gain-traction-november#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Thailand Honda Isuzu Nissan Toyota Sales Results Mon, 29 Dec 2014 16:29:00 +0000 1190961 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Honda sales inch up in November but off 53% year-to-date.</strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p>