Honda http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53606/more en Dead Rockers Enliven Today’s Car Ads http://wardsauto.com/blog/dead-rockers-enliven-today-s-car-ads <div class="node-body blog-body">Acura draws pans, praise for TV spot featuring the voice of Sid Vicious </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/retail-front">Retail Front</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/blog/dead-rockers-enliven-today-s-car-ads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/blog/dead-rockers-enliven-today-s-car-ads#comments Blog Auto Makers Dealers Sales & Marketing U.S. Acura Advertising Retail Front Mon, 29 Sep 2014 11:56:00 +0000 1125151 at http://wardsauto.com Japanese Government, Industry on Joint Safety Crusade http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/japanese-government-industry-joint-safety-crusade <div class="node-body article-body">World Health Organization statistics show Japan reported 5.2 traffic deaths per 100,000 people in 2010. ITS Japan Chairman and Toyota technical advisor Hiroyuki Watanabe hopes to reduce that to below 2.6 by 2018.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/japanese-government-industry-joint-safety-crusade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/japanese-government-industry-joint-safety-crusade#comments Premium Limited Management & Strategy Politics Auto Makers Asia Pacific Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Japan Acura Aisin Denso Honda Toyota Politics Autonomous Vehicles Cameras Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Lidar Product Development ITS World Congress Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:01:00 +0000 1121761 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Driver taken for ride by automated Acura in downtown Detroit.</strong></p> Acura Relies on ZF for TLX Transmission http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/acura-relies-zf-tlx-transmission <div class="node-body article-body">While parent company Honda is known for its engineering prowess, a ZF 9-speed automatic “was the best way to go” for the TLX, says the car’s chief engineer.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/acura-relies-zf-tlx-transmission" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/acura-relies-zf-tlx-transmission#comments Premium Limited Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Acura Automatic 9-speed 9AT Acura ASIMO Audi automatic BMW Chrysler Honda HondaJet Hyundai Jeep Land Rover Mat Hargett Rolls-Royce TL TLX transmission ZF Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:51:00 +0000 1113451 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>TLX 3.5L V-6 paired with ZF 9-speed automatic.</strong></p> 2015 Models: Acura http://wardsauto.com/2015/2015-models-acura <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Highlights of 2015 Acura Models</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/2015/2015-models-acura" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/2015/2015-models-acura#comments Public 2015 U.S. Acura Vehicles & Technology 2015 Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:04:00 +0000 1120851 at http://wardsauto.com Acura Luxury Brand Becomes More Independent From Honda http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/acura-luxury-brand-becomes-more-independent-honda <div class="node-body article-body">Mike Accavitti, who started in the auto industry as a teen working at a Chrysler plant, now heads the Acura luxury brand.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/acura-luxury-brand-becomes-more-independent-honda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/acura-luxury-brand-becomes-more-independent-honda#comments Public Management & Strategy Auto Makers Dealers North America U.S. Acura Retail Restructuring Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:22:00 +0000 1110431 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Accavitti heads reorganized division.</strong></p> Engineer Explains How New Acura TLX Resembles a Horse http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/engineer-explains-how-new-acura-tlx-resembles-horse <div class="node-body video-body">Bryan Hourt, a '15 Acura TLX project leader, attended a 1-room schoolhouse and grew up riding horses in rural Nebraska. He tells how he brought his riding perspective to the new sport sedan's product-development team. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/engineer-explains-how-new-acura-tlx-resembles-horse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/engineer-explains-how-new-acura-tlx-resembles-horse#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Acura Vehicles & Technology Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:21:00 +0000 1110441 at http://wardsauto.com Honda, Toyota Play Catch-Up on Automated Driving Tech http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/honda-toyota-play-catch-automated-driving-tech <div class="node-body article-body">The top two Japanese automakers demonstrate their latest automated technologies, with an eye toward a 2020 launch.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/honda-toyota-play-catch-automated-driving-tech" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/honda-toyota-play-catch-automated-driving-tech#comments Public World Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology World Honda Toyota Autonomous Vehicles Cameras Lidar Pedestrian Protection Radar Accord automated Automated Highway Driving Assist camera Eric Brumbergs gyroscope Honda Lexus GS 450h Lidar radar RLX Rohit Pandita Safety scanner Sue Bai Toyota Fri, 12 Sep 2014 10:34:00 +0000 1115431 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Toyota&rsquo;s AHDA technology warns drivers with previews.</strong></p> Honda V2X Scenarios http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/honda-v2x-scenarios <div class="node-body video-body">Honda's V2X technology protects drivers from others drivers, and pedestrians, bicyclists and motorcyclists from collisions with cars.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/honda-v2x-scenarios" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/honda-v2x-scenarios#comments Public World Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology World Honda Autonomous Vehicles Cameras Lidar Pedestrian Protection Radar Fri, 12 Sep 2014 10:33:00 +0000 1115451 at http://wardsauto.com Honda’s Showing Some Fighting Spirit http://wardsauto.com/blog/honda-s-showing-some-fighting-spirit <div class="node-body blog-body">After recent years of lengthier lifecycles, Honda is taking a page from competitors, and its own history, by bringing a new Civic out earlier than expected.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/road-ahead">Road Ahead</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/blog/honda-s-showing-some-fighting-spirit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/blog/honda-s-showing-some-fighting-spirit#comments Blog Management & Strategy Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Honda Management & Strategy Future Products Alliston Canada Civic Elantra Greensburg Honda Hyundai IN Kia Forte lifecycle next-generation ON Pilot Sonata Tetsuo Iwamura Road Ahead Mon, 08 Sep 2014 11:35:00 +0000 1110601 at http://wardsauto.com Honda Top Recipient of Inaugural ASEAN Safety Awards http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/honda-top-recipient-inaugural-asean-safety-awards <div class="node-body article-body">Eighteen automakers participated in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations NCAP awards program recognizing the high achievers and promoting competition to produce safer vehicles.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/honda-top-recipient-inaugural-asean-safety-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/honda-top-recipient-inaugural-asean-safety-awards#comments Premium Auto Makers Asia Pacific Suppliers Vehicles & Technology Asia Pacific - Regional Auto Makers Bosch Honda Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Collision Avoidance Safety Fri, 05 Sep 2014 18:20:00 +0000 1110591 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Honda honored for LaneWatch technology.</strong></p>