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Honda Asimo upgraded to new model

07/23/2012, Honda is definitely famous for their cars and motorbikes around the world, but there is another aspect of the company that we have come to know and love as well – that is, its ability to delve into the world of robots. Case in point, the Honda Asimo...

HondaLink unveiled

07/18/2012, It looks like Honda is in on the smart-car race as well. Today, the company unveiled its latest technology that will make its debut this fall on the 2013 Honda Accord. Called HondaLink, it will be an in-vehicle connectivity system that provides a...

Honda to begin selling units of its new N BOX + mini car

07/05/2012, Honda is announcing that it will begin selling units of the N BOX + a.k.a. N BOX plus mini car. The N BOX + is the second model of Honda’s new mini-vehicle N Series. Early this year, the Japanese automobile manufacturer released the N Box, a mini...

Honda builds world’s first traffic congestion detector

04/26/2012, Honda becomes the first company to successfully build the world’s first traffic congestion detector. Essentially, the technology, definitely a first of its kind, determines a person’s driving pattern and the likelihood to cause a traffic jam....

IBM, Honda and PG&E Create Smart Charging System for Electric Cars

04/12/2012, As we know, electric cars are extremely good for the environment and as technology advances, they are slowly becoming as efficient if not more efficient than its petrol guzzling counterparts. Even then, electric vehicles have their own share of problems....

Honda sets up Solar Hydrogen Station in Tokyo Office

03/28/2012, Honda has unveiled a Solar Hydrogen Station in the grounds of their Saitama Prefectural Office in Tokyo, Japan. The Station is part of an Electric Vehicle Testing Program that Honda is carrying out with the Municipal council of Saitama and Iwatani for...

Honda shows off the Uni-Cub personal mobility robot

12/13/2011, Interested in a personal mobility robot like the Segway? If you are, Honda has take the wraps off their prototype, the Uni-Cub which appears to be an improvement over last’s year’s U3-X. Much like the U3-X, the Uni-Cub allows the rider to steer the...

Honda creates electric brakes

12/07/2011, Honda might have stumbled upon an important discovery in the world of motoring – by working on an electric-powered brake which will control the hydraulic pressure of its master cylinder using nothing but a ball screw. Whenever the driver steps on...

Honda HEV uses 2 motors to control rear wheels separately

12/07/2011, I can just imagine executives from lesser established motor companies take a look at Honda’s HEV (Hybrid Electric Vehicle) which sports an engine (obviously), a motor in front, as well as two motors in the rear segment that will control the back...

Honda recalls more ‘shrapnel’ airbags

12/02/2011, Honda announced late last night that they will be expanding an airbag recall (and for the fourth time at that!) due to airbag inflators which are too powerful, where the direct result of deployment might actually hurt or kill drivers instead of saving...

Honda Micro Commuter concept car looks awesome

12/01/2011, At the Tokyo Motor Show 2011, Honda revealed its “micro commuter” concept car that looks like it could have been pulled straight out from the TRON movie. The vehicle features an eco-friendly electric engine and can seat three people – one...