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Honda snowblower takes the hybrid route

11/09/2011, One would normally associate the company Honda with its range of vehicles which offer value for money, and more recently, their efforts in the robotic world with the ASIMO project. Well, we also know that Honda has an interest in keeping the world green...

Honda unveils all-new ASIMO humanoid robot

11/07/2011, If you’re a technophobe, you’ve got one more reason to start worrying about the eventual rise of robots. Honda has just unveiled its brand new ASIMO humanoid robot that’s been newly equipped with the world’s first autonomous...

Fastest bipedal robot in the world

08/18/2011, We did take a glance at MABEL earlier this week, where it was touted to be the fastest bipedal robot in the world, capable of hitting speeds of 6.8 miles per hour (for folks who are using the metric system, that translates to 10.9km/h). Researchers over...

Honda recalls over 2 million vehicles in the US and China

08/05/2011, Honda has issued a recall that will affect over 2 million vehicles that ply roads in the US as well as China, as the Japanese automotive giant intends to update the automatic transmission software that sees action in a bunch of popular models. There will...

Zero waste Honda factories growing in number

07/15/2011, The next time you purchase a vehicle, make sure that it boasts great mileage in addition to being a hybrid mode of transport (or an all electric one if you want to go green all the way), in addition to making sure its factories follow the green path as...

Honda TS-1X prepped for Darth Vader

01/13/2011, We know that Darth Vader evaded certain death by floating around in space aimlessly because he had a hyperdrive system built in when his highly advanced TIE Fighter got knocked out during the trench run. Well, guess that souped up fighter spacecraft is a...

Honda trials solar-powered EV charging station in Japan

12/20/2010, One of the main problems that electric vehicles (EVs) face is that lack of support infrastructure. You wouldn’t want to drive interstate only to find that there isn’t a charging station for your EV in the area. Honda’s vision for a...

HondaJet program update rolls out

10/18/2010, Honda Aircraft Company just released an update of its HondaJet advanced light jet program, announcing that ground testing is already in progress while static structural stress testing is in progress on its second conforming aircraft. Not only that, a...

Honda To Launch Plug-in Hybrid, EV In US And Japan In 2012

07/21/2010, Honda has announced that it’s planning to introduce more efficient and green vehicles in the future, and will be launching a battery-electric vehicle and a new plug-in hybrid vehicle or mid-size to larger vehicles in the US and Japanese markets by...

Honda Rogue Personal Electric Vehicle Concept

06/23/2010, In the future will we all be travelling in eco-friendly pod-like vehicles? If the concept designs that designers are busy churning out are a good judge, it does seem to be the case. Next up is the Honda Rogue concept design, which is powered by...

Honda EV-neo electric scooter to hit China, cuts down on pollution

04/13/2010, We know that China has long held the record for having the most bicycles in the country, but time and progress has caused the population there to prosper, resulting in more and more folks purchasing motorcycles and cars. Well, Honda aims to stem the...

New Details On Honda’s P4 Robot

03/23/2010, Details of Honda’s ASIMO prototype, the P4, seem to have leaked to the Internet. We now know that the P4 robot is about the same height as the P3, standing tall at 160cm, but with a handy weight reduction from 130kg down to 80kg. The P4 even...