Hino http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53609/more en Shades of Green in Spotlight at Tokyo Auto Show http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/shades-green-spotlight-tokyo-auto-show <div class="node-body article-body">The new Honda FCX Clarity has a range of 435 miles and takes three minutes to refuel, while Nissan’s new Leaf can run 175 miles on a single charge, up from the current model’s 142.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/shades-green-spotlight-tokyo-auto-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/shades-green-spotlight-tokyo-auto-show#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology Industry Alternative (EVs, HEVs, FCVs) Japan Technology Miscellaneous Hino Honda Mazda Nissan Suzuki Toyota Sales & Marketing Electric Vehicles Fuel-Cell Vehicles Hybrid Vehicles Li-ion NiMH Tue, 17 Nov 2015 09:42:00 +0000 1402251 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>FCX Clarity displayed at Tokyo show fetches 26% government subsidy.</strong></p> Japanese Automakers Expect Gains to Continue in Fiscal 2014 http://wardsauto.com/industry/japanese-automakers-expect-gains-continue-fiscal-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Lesser players Suzuki and Subaru manufacturer Fuji Heavy Industries posted both record earnings and sales in fiscal 2013.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/japanese-automakers-expect-gains-continue-fiscal-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/japanese-automakers-expect-gains-continue-fiscal-2014#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Analysis Industry Japan Data & Insights Miscellaneous Daihatsu Hino Honda Isuzu Lexus Mazda Mitsubishi Nissan Suzuki Toyota Finance Production Sales Results Thu, 29 May 2014 11:01:00 +0000 1028131 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>N-BOX Japan&rsquo;s best-selling kei car in 2013.</strong></p> Japanese Truck Makers Focus on Cutting Emissions http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/japanese-truck-makers-focus-cutting-emissions <div class="node-body article-body">Isuzu is cool toward hybrids, noting Jana’s leading truck maker is putting less emphasis on diesel-electric technology than its two main Japanese rivals, Hino and Mitsubishi Fuso.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/japanese-truck-makers-focus-cutting-emissions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/japanese-truck-makers-focus-cutting-emissions#comments Premium Auto Makers Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology Industry Alternative (EVs, HEVs, FCVs) Engines Diesel Japan Technology Miscellaneous Hino Isuzu Mitsubishi Fuso Diesel Emissions Gasoline Hybrid Vehicles Euro 6 UD Trucks Tue, 20 May 2014 09:22:00 +0000 1023141 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Isuzu offers diesel-electric hybrid Elf but says fuel prices will drive demand.</strong></p> Technology Roundup http://wardsauto.com/technology/technology-roundup <div class="node-body article-body">AT&T reaches out to automakers; GM, Google among partners putting Android OS in cars; Hydrogen producer joins effort to build FCEV fueling infrastructure in U.S.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/technology/technology-roundup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/technology/technology-roundup#comments Premium Auto Makers Politics Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America Industry Alternative (EVs, HEVs, FCVs) Engines HMI U.S. Safety Technology Technology Miscellaneous Audi BMW General Motors Hino Honda Hyundai Politics Cameras Department of Energy (DOE) Engines Fuel-Cell Vehicles Information & Entertainment Android AT&T Freescale Semiconductor Google Linde NVIDIA OmniVision Scuderi Group Southwest Research Institute Spartanburg Fri, 17 Jan 2014 15:55:00 +0000 933221 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>AT&amp;T laboratory helps automakers develop customized connectivity.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/industry/supplier-roundup <div class="node-body article-body">Isuzu developing Southeast Asia parts-distribution base; Chrysler signs off on PPG clearcoats; Toyota licenses wireless-charging patents.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/supplier-roundup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/supplier-roundup#comments Premium Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Suppliers Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology Industry Alternative (EVs, HEVs, FCVs) China India U.S. Indonesia Materials Japan Vehicle Architecture/Chassis Technology Thailand Technology Sweden Data & Insights Miscellaneous Chrysler Hino Isuzu Toyota Volvo Truck Aluminum Capacity Utilization Charging Electric Vehicles Electronic Control Units (ECU) Global Sources Globalization Logistics Product Development Purchashing Tariffs Trade Wheels Bulten Itochu Lacks Wheel Trim Systems Minebea PPG WiTricity Fri, 06 Dec 2013 12:41:00 +0000 909271 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Supplier pairs chrome-clad aluminum wheel with chrome roof rack.</strong></p> U.S. Trucks Slump Again in August http://wardsauto.com/industry/us-trucks-slump-again-august <div class="node-body article-body">Only Classes 4 and 7 were in positive territory last month, up 23.8% and 2.6%, thanks to gains by Isuzu and Daimler, respectively.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/us-trucks-slump-again-august" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/us-trucks-slump-again-august#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing North America Analysis Industry U.S. Data & Insights Miscellaneous AB Volvo Daimler Ford Hino International Isuzu PACCAR Sales Results Class 4 Class 5 Class 6 Class 7 Class 8 Daimler Ford heavy-duty International Isuzu Kenworth medium-duty Mitsubishi Fuso Navistar PACCAR Volvo Truck Western Star Fri, 13 Sep 2013 13:50:00 +0000 846081 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>International saw biggest August losses in Classes 5 and 6.</strong></p> Canada Truck Sales Tumble 11.7% http://wardsauto.com/industry/canada-truck-sales-tumble-117 <div class="node-body article-body">Class 8 suffered the biggest decline, down 16.3%, due to losses at most of the group’s manufacturers.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/canada-truck-sales-tumble-117" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/canada-truck-sales-tumble-117#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing North America Analysis Industry Canada Data & Insights Miscellaneous AB Volvo Chrysler Daimler Ford Hino International PACCAR Sales Results big trucks Canada Class 4 Class 5 Class 6 Class 7 Class 8 Freightliner heavy-duty Mack Truck medium-duty Mitsubishi Fuso Tue, 13 Aug 2013 11:35:00 +0000 827491 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Freightliner slipped 4.0% in Class 6.</strong></p> Canada Big Trucks Down Again in June http://wardsauto.com/industry/canada-big-trucks-down-again-june <div class="node-body article-body">Class 8, which slipped 15.2%, saw more than half of its manufacturers lose volume from year-ago.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/canada-big-trucks-down-again-june" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/canada-big-trucks-down-again-june#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing North America Analysis Industry Canada Data & Insights Miscellaneous AB Volvo Daimler Hino International Isuzu PACCAR Sales Results Canada Class 4 Class 5 Class 6 Class 7 Class 8 Ford Frieghtliner heavy-duty Hino International Isuzu medium-duty Mitsubishi Fuso PACCAR Volvo Truck Western Star Fri, 12 Jul 2013 13:51:00 +0000 807481 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Kenworth falls 34.2% in Class 8.</strong></p> Big-Truck Sales Rise 5.8% in U.S. in June http://wardsauto.com/industry/big-truck-sales-rise-58-us-june <div class="node-body article-body">Ford drove growth in many big-truck segments last month, including in Class 6, where its sales rose 462.5%.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/big-truck-sales-rise-58-us-june" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/big-truck-sales-rise-58-us-june#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing North America Analysis Industry U.S. Data & Insights Miscellaneous AB Volvo Daimler Ford Hino International PACCAR Sales Results Andrew Cederoth Chrysler Class 4 Class 5 Class 6 Class 7 Class 8 Daimler Ford Freightliner heavy-duty Hino International Kenworth liquified natural gas LNG medium-duty Navistar PACCAR Peterbilt T800 Volvo Truck Walter Borst Fri, 12 Jul 2013 13:28:00 +0000 807461 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Daimler stays atop Class 8 in June.</strong></p> Hino Expands in SE Asia With Malaysia Truck Plant http://wardsauto.com/industry/hino-expands-se-asia-malaysia-truck-plant <div class="node-body article-body">The truck manufacturer already has factories in the region in Thailand and Indonesia.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/hino-expands-se-asia-malaysia-truck-plant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/hino-expands-se-asia-malaysia-truck-plant#comments Premium Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Suppliers Asia Pacific Analysis Industry Indonesia Malaysia Thailand Data & Insights Miscellaneous Hino Volvo Truck Capacity Utilization Globalization Logistics Production Assembly Services Hino Motors Mfg. Malaysia MBM Resources Olof Persson UD Trucks Yasuhiko Ichihashi Wed, 10 Jul 2013 08:37:00 +0000 805201 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Truck maker sees logistical advantage in new facility.</strong></p>