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Honda Next-gen Fit Hybrid Images Officially Out

July 22, 2013 / No Comments

Honda has just officially unveiled a handful of images of its new Fit Hybrid vehicle along with some information of this forthcoming gas-electric vehicle. According to the car maker, this third-generation Fit Hybrid has achieved fuel economy ratings of 36.4 kilometers per liter, which is equal to 86 miles per gallon. This marks a 30 percent improvement over the current hybrid ...

2014 Honda Accord Hybrid to come on June 20

June 7, 2013 / 1 Comment

Honda will unveil a standard 2014 Accord Hybrid in Japan on June 20. The new proposed model will look to overcome all negatives that the Accord Plug-in Hybrid brought along. Though the earlier Accord Plug-in Hybrid was pushed out of the Honda stables promising much, it couldn’t charm customers much. The car, of course, is considered the most fuel-efficient sedan in ...

Honda Green Efforts Include Smart Home and Wind Farm

April 30, 2013 / No Comments

Going green is what Honda is good at, apart from making some of the awesome automotive beauties for its customers. We hear the automaker is embracing green much more than ever before by building a green smart home in Northern California.  If that wasn’t enough for you to be convinced of the company’s green credentials, here’s another initiative. Honda is ...

Honda Mugen CR-Z for Tokyo Auto Salon

January 1, 2013 / No Comments

As you all know, Honda Motor  had recently announced it would participate in the Tokyo Auto Salon in January 2013. And, the vehicle that would steal the show would be the CR-Z Mugen RZ, a new version of the hybrid vehicle announced last year. The Mugen would include a supercharger in order to increase its output up to 153 hp. This ...

Honda Hybrid Vehicle Sales Touches 1 Million Mark

October 25, 2012 / No Comments

When Honda introduced its hybrid vehicle in Japan in 1999, it never thought that it will become a roaring tsunami across the globe. Now the Honda hybrid vehicle sales have surpassed one million worldwide at the end of September. It took 12 years and 11 months, to achieve this milestone. The Honda Insight has become the most fuel-efficient production car with ...

UNI-CUB is Honda’s New Mobility Device [Video]

May 17, 2012 / No Comments

Honda's new mobility device concept, christened UNI-CUB, is equipped with many impressive features. Going by the snaps, it looks super chic too. Well here is a rundown of the major features of the device: It has got balance control technology clubbed with omni-directional driving system. Through this the user can actually adjust their speed as well as direction by shifting their weight. ...

Honda to Reuse Rare Earth Metals from Used Car Parts

April 19, 2012 / No Comments

Honda plans to start the world’s first mass recycling process of extracting rare earth metals from its used cars this month.  The car maker has entered into a tie-up with the Japan Metals and Chemicals Company for this recycling process, where in rare-earth metals from the nickel-metal hydride batteries will be collected from used hybrid vehicles like Honda Insight and ...

Honda Adds Low-Emission Vehicles to Zipcar Fleet

April 17, 2012 / No Comments

Following the path of Ford and Chevy, Honda has announced a partnership with Zipcar, an America-based car-sharing company. Zipcar provides automobiles for its members on a rental base. Honda’s new low-emission, fuel efficient vehicles like Insight, Civic and CR-V are added to this range. Honda’s new electric model Fit EV and the upcoming new Accord plug-in hybrid will also be available ...

Honda Fit EV Delivery Starts

January 30, 2012 / No Comments

The first delivery of the Honda Fit EV has taken place at the Torrance Hall. The 2013 Honda Fit EV, designed to meet the needs of an average urban commuter, offers an estimated driving range of 123-miles on a single charge using the US EPA city cycle test methods. The new Honda Fit EV will be powered by a 20 kWh ...

Honda Acura NSX Successor Could be a Plug-in Hybrid

October 12, 2011 / No Comments

Seems like Honda is putting all their efforts to impress the auto world with a new hybrid vehicle! As you already know, earlier hybrid vehicles from the company stables - like Insight and the CR-Z - have failed to reach up to expected levels. The next version of the stylish car Acura NSX might be the new hybrid automobile from ...

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