#HONDA

Batteries

General Motors and Honda Collaborate on EVs

Honda will get two EVs built by GM on the GM EV platform with GM batteries by MY 24
#Honda #GeneralMotors #Ford

Business

Volvo, Veoneer to Split Zenuity Software JV

Veoneer gets ADAS business, Volvo takes autonomous vehicle tech
#europe #tech #Honda

Assembly

Production Outlook: A Tough Quarter, Then a Path to Recovery

Carmakers could surpass year-ago output by September
#asia #europe #americas

Sales

What the Golden State Says About the Market

It has the landscape of several states, the population of several more and a demand for vehicles that may become more of the national norm.
#Dodge #Ford #Honda

Propulsion

Will Mahle’s F1 Engine Tech Make It To Mass Production?

Jet-ignition system promises 10%-25% improved fuel efficiency and even greater emissions benefits.
#Carbon #Mahle #tech

Business

GM and Ford Have a Lot of Loyalty

2019 customers show solid support for OEMs with Automotive Loyalty Awards
#Chevrolet #Chrysler #Ford

Labor

Ford to Resume Production at 13 Plants in N. America

Ford, and maybe other carmakers, plan April restarts
#covid-19 #facilities #Chrysler

Fuel Cells

Toyota, Hino Partner on Fuel Cell Truck

Truck tests accelerate, while car sales continue to flounder
#asia #Honda #Hyundai

Assembly

Why British Car Plants Are Reviving Brexit Disaster Plans

A new wrinkle in balancing inventory and production
#europe #facilities #Honda

Machining

New Model: The Ventilator 100?

Taking the concept of retooling to a whole new level
#europe #covid-19 #Ford

Economics

U.S. Auto Industry Next in Line As Coronavirus Crisis Grows

U.S. car sales in the crosshairs
#asia #europe #covid-19

Autonomous Vehicles

Chinese Autonomous Vehicle Startup Makes Hospital Deliveries

Transporting medical supplies and food as well as disinfecting streets during the coronavirus outbreak
#asia #covid-19 #Honda

Production

Building Hondas and Acuras Is a Family Affair

First-hand insights into building NSXes, Accords and much more
#Acura #Honda #Hyundai

Simulation

Honda, Autodesk Develop Lightweight Crankshaft

Generative design tools help cut weight by 50% in prototype unit
#Honda #Autodesk

Regulations

U.S. Fuel Economy Hits All-Time High

Gains keep coming despite the boom in trucks and SUVs 
#GeneralMotors #Honda #Mazda

Production

‘Consumer Reports’ and the State of the U.S. OEMs

Plenty of the vehicles on the list of the top 10 are made in the U.S. But not by the traditional companies.
#Buick #Chevrolet #Ford

Business

Four Auto Companies Rank Among the World's Most Ethical

GM and Cooper Standard make the list for the first time, joining long-running honorees Aptiv and Cummins
#Ford #Honda #Volvo

Assembly

China's Auto Industry Still in "Park"

Auto production remains stalled by coronavirus epidemic
#asia #Chrysler #Fiat

Interiors

Ha Hak Soo Talks Design

Hyundai’s head of Interior Design had stints at Honda and Ford in the U.S. before moving to Hyundai’s Global Design Studio in Namyang. And we sat down and talked with him about his experience and the 2020 Sonata.
#Mercury #Ford #Hyundai

Propulsion

Hamlin Repeats as Daytona 500 Champ for Toyota

Newman in serious condition after crash on final lap
#Dodge #Ford #Honda