Honda extends US production suspension to May 1

Honda has announced that it will extend the production suspension of its automobile, engine and transmission plants in North America, which includes the United States and Canada, until May 1. The carmaker first began its automobile production suspension on March 23. According to Honda, the suspension extension is due to

Honda And GM To Jointly Develop Next-Gen Electric Vehicles

General Motors and Honda have agreed to jointly develop two all-new electric vehicles for Honda, based on GM’s highly flexible global EV platform powered by proprietary Ultium batteries. The exteriors and interiors of the new EVs will be exclusively designed by Honda, and the platform will be engineered to support

Honda Partners with GM on Ultium Batteries and New EV Platforms

General Motors and Honda have agreed to partner up for two new all-electric vehicles for Honda, using GM’s new EV platform and Ultium batteries. Honda will do the bodies and interiors, and “the platform will be engineered to support Honda’s driving character.” Honda will also work GM’s OnStar systems into

Honda Jazz, HR-V updated in Australia with new 7-inch touchscreen, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto

In its first product announcement since confirming a dramatic restructuring of its business, Honda’s Australian arm has revealed an update for the Jazz and HR-V due to arrive in April, giving these cars a new head unit that is now Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatible. As is the case

Honda replaced touchscreen HVAC controls with conventional dials 'to minimise disruption' – report

2020 Honda Jazz air-conditioning controls The more eagle-eyed may have noticed that the 2020 Honda Jazz that went on sale in Japan in February featured air-conditioning control which reverted to a conventional dial setup, in place of the touchscreen configuration which has been employed on the hatchback’s predecessor, among other

Honda Australia to shift to agency-style business model from 2021 – fixed pricing on new models sold

Honda Australia has announced that it will be restructuring its automotive business model and dealer network from July 2021. “We can’t sit still, the Australian market has seen 23 consecutive months of decline and every automotive business is rapidly changing,” said Stephen Collins, director of Honda Australia. The transition will

2020 Honda CR-V Review: A Little Better, a Lot More Hybrid

The verdict: An efficient, versatile SUV with a surprising appetite for cargo, the 2020 Honda CR-V would benefit from more off-the-line power, ride comfort and an agreeable multimedia system. The new hybrid boosts mileage by 31% combined but has modest passing power. Versus the competition: The Volkswagen Tiguan is more

Honda Dio, Activa service campaign for rear cushion issue

Honda has announced a service campaign to inspect the rear cushion on the Dio, Activa 125 and Activa 6G. According to Honda, the company has identified a suspected quality issue in the rear cushion which may result in oil leakage or breakage. Scooters manufactured between February 14-25, 2020 are said

Honda wisely cancels the City media drives due to coronavirus

The media preview & drive of the 5th-gen Honda City was scheduled for this coming week in Goa. However, with the coronavirus situation worsening, Honda has now cancelled the media drives. I fully support Honda in this smart & sensible decision. Well done, safety first! Because the virus situation is