Honda http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53606/more en Honda Thailand to Unveil New-Gen CUV Prototype http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/honda-thailand-unveil-new-gen-cuv-prototype <div class="node-body article-body">Honda R&D Asia Pacific in Thailand developed the BR-V (Bold Runabout Vehicle) for the Asian market.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/honda-thailand-unveil-new-gen-cuv-prototype" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/honda-thailand-unveil-new-gen-cuv-prototype#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Asia Pacific - Regional Thailand Honda Product Development Thu, 02 Jul 2015 08:45:00 +0000 1307531 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Concept drawing of Honda&rsquo;s prototype 7-passenger CUV.</strong></p> Honda Fit - Ward's 10 Best Interiors Awards Ceremony 2015 http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/honda-fit-wards-10-best-interiors-awards-ceremony-2015 <div class="node-body video-body">Highlights from the Ward’s 10 Best Interiors Ceremony held during the WardsAuto Interiors Conference on May 13, 2015 in Detroit, MI. WardsAuto World Editor-in-Chief Drew Winter announces the winners and calls auto maker representatives to the stage to accept their honors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/honda-fit-wards-10-best-interiors-awards-ceremony-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/honda-fit-wards-10-best-interiors-awards-ceremony-2015#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Interiors North America U.S. Honda Interior Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:03:00 +0000 1306671 at http://wardsauto.com Honda’s Thai-Built Models Earn Environmental Honors http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/honda-s-thai-built-models-earn-environmental-honors <div class="node-body article-body">Honda thus far is the only automaker to win Green Label certification that indicates all of its vehicles have passed environmental regulations that cover production processes, uses and disposal as well as resource-management efficiency.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/honda-s-thai-built-models-earn-environmental-honors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/honda-s-thai-built-models-earn-environmental-honors#comments Public Auto Makers Plants & Production Asia Pacific Thailand Honda Emissions Manufacturing Technology Tue, 30 Jun 2015 15:45:00 +0000 1306101 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Cutting carbon-dioxide levels priority for automaker.</strong></p> Thai Auto Sales Decline for 24th Consecutive Month http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/thai-auto-sales-decline-24th-consecutive-month <div class="node-body article-body">A Toyota Thailand executive says the year-to-date sales downturn shows the economy has not fully recovered and both residential and business customers remain cautious about investing and spending. But he says the June outlook is stable.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/thai-auto-sales-decline-24th-consecutive-month" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/thai-auto-sales-decline-24th-consecutive-month#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Thailand Honda Isuzu Toyota Sales Results Fri, 26 Jun 2015 16:42:00 +0000 1305211 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>D-Max helps Isuzu fight off Toyota for CV sales lead.</strong></p> Kia, Hyundai Surpass Japanese Brands in Initial Quality http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/kia-hyundai-surpass-japanese-brands-initial-quality <div class="node-body article-body">Porsche again leads the closely watched study, which finds voice-recognition systems still the area most perplexing to vehicle owners.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/kia-hyundai-surpass-japanese-brands-initial-quality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/kia-hyundai-surpass-japanese-brands-initial-quality#comments Public Auto Makers Plants & Production Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. AB Volvo BMW Chrysler Ford General Motors Honda Hyundai Mazda Nissan Toyota Volkswagen Plants & Production Voice Activation Wed, 17 Jun 2015 17:00:00 +0000 1300021 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Kia&rsquo;s Kwangju plant building Soul best in Asia-Pacific.</strong></p> One-Third of Early HR-V Buyers New to Honda http://wardsauto.com/north-america/one-third-early-hr-v-buyers-new-honda <div class="node-body article-body">The automaker’s new B-segment CUV outsold most competitors last month, including new entrants from Chevy and Jeep.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/north-america/one-third-early-hr-v-buyers-new-honda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/north-america/one-third-early-hr-v-buyers-new-honda#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing North America U.S. Honda Sales & Marketing Safety Tue, 16 Jun 2015 11:26:00 +0000 1298801 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Honda HR-V went on sale mid-May in U.S.</strong></p> Honda Discontinues Civic Natural Gas, Hybrid, Accord PHEV http://wardsauto.com/north-america/honda-discontinues-civic-natural-gas-hybrid-accord-phev <div class="node-body article-body">The automaker is prepping for a new generation of eco-friendly models, including a battery-electric vehicle and plug-in hybrid due by 2018 in the U.S.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/north-america/honda-discontinues-civic-natural-gas-hybrid-accord-phev" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/north-america/honda-discontinues-civic-natural-gas-hybrid-accord-phev#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Sales & Marketing North America U.S. Honda Management & Strategy Sales & Marketing Mon, 15 Jun 2015 16:47:00 +0000 1298601 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Natural gas variant&nbsp;discontinued this year with current-gen Civic.</strong></p> Slump in U.K. Export Build Continues in April http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/slump-uk-export-build-continues-april <div class="node-body article-body">Production for the home market climbed 11.1% last month, raising the 4-month total 19.4% to 135,445 units, but export orders fell 7.6% to leave output through April down 7.0% at 395,060.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/slump-uk-export-build-continues-april" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/slump-uk-export-build-continues-april#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Plants & Production Politics Europe United Kingdom Bentley Honda Jaguar Land Rover Mini Production Trade Fri, 29 May 2015 09:10:00 +0000 1288981 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Continental GT to be joined by new SUV in Bentley lineup.</strong></p> Exports Drive Honda Move to Garmin Navigation http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/exports-drive-honda-move-garmin-navigation <div class="node-body article-body">The Japanese automaker upgrades its infotainment offerings with more featured navigation from specialist Garmin, as well as song-rewind and station-mix capabilities from SiriusXM.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/exports-drive-honda-move-garmin-navigation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/exports-drive-honda-move-garmin-navigation#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Honda Suppliers Navigation Systems Garmin Honda Marc Ernst Pilot SiriusXM Thu, 28 May 2015 09:30:00 +0000 1283761 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>&#39;16 Pilot navigation maps have realistic freeway signs.</strong></p> Unexpected Goodies in Boxberg, Germany http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/unexpected-goodies-boxberg-germany <div class="node-body gallery-body">Bosch hosted its biennial International Automotive Press Briefing this week at its test track in Boxberg, Germany, for more than 300 journalists from 40-some nations. The afternoon was spent test driving (or riding in) up to 40 vehicles, including the VW XL1 concept, a self-driving Tesla Model S and a Porsche 918 Spyder.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/unexpected-goodies-boxberg-germany" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/unexpected-goodies-boxberg-germany#comments Public Auto Makers Suppliers Europe Vehicles & Technology Diesel Resource Center Fuel Economy Resource Center Europe - Regional North America - Regional Germany BMW Citroen Ford Honda Maserati Porsche Tesla Volkswagen Batteries Cameras Diesel Electric Vehicles Emissions Fuel Economy Gasoline Hybrid Vehicles Lidar Product Development Radar Fri, 22 May 2015 15:28:00 +0000 1285511 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Self-driving Tesla Model S keeps safe distance from lead vehicle on handling track.</strong></p>