Honda unveils first business jet

2015-04-24 11:15

Honda has unveiled its first private jet before it hits the market this summer, as the Japanese giant, targets deep-pocketed business flyers.

Dispute costs Honda 25 000 vehicles

2015-02-22 13:23

Honda Motor says shipping delays will cost the company about 25 000 vehicles this month as a result of a labour dispute at US West Coast.

Honda profit up 18%

2014-10-28 11:45

Honda says its net profit for the July-to-September period has increased to $1.32bn, thanks to a weaker yen and cost-cutting measures.

Pedrosa on pole in Catalunya

2014-06-14 16:30

Honda's Dani Pedrosa took pole position for the Catalunya MotoGP as he finished ahead of Yamaha rider Jorge Lorenzo.

Toyota to launch a hydrogen powered car

2014-04-17 12:36

Toyota caught its competitors by surprise with the Prius, the first successful gasoline-electric hybrid car. Now, the firm is trying to do the same with a technology that seems straight out of science fiction.

Honda profits doubles on yen's fall

2014-01-31 17:15

Honda Motor's net profit more than doubled for the October-to-December period due to the yen's depreciation, cost-cutting measures and robust domestic and US sales.

Honda recalls faulty vehicles

2013-04-04 13:29

Japanese automaker Honda is recalling 145 573 vehicles due to a fault that caused oil to leak onto some cars' exhaust pipes.

Toyota reclaims top carmaker crown

2013-01-28 08:12

Toyota regained the crown as the world's top selling automaker in 2012, posting record-high sales and beating rivals General Motors and Volkswagen.

Honda to recall 'roll away' vehicles

2012-12-12 19:02

Motor firm Honda has announced that it will recall more than 870 000 vehicles worldwide that could roll away after the ignition key has been removed.

Honda to recall 268 000 cars in US

2012-10-07 11:58

Honda will recall some 268 000 CR-V sport utility vehicles in the US due to the risk of power window switches catching fire in case of water penetration, says a report.


Honda CEO to step down, replaced by engineer

2015-02-23 16:00

Honda has named an experienced, yet little known, engineer as its new chief executive, with the Japanese automaker battling the fallout from a slew of recalls.

US ports dispute taking toll on economy

2015-02-20 09:06

Federally mediated talks to end a grinding labour dispute at US West Coast ports has entered their third day as complaints mounted.

Honda execs taking pay cuts

2014-10-23 15:00

Honda Motor says its executives will take salary cuts for three months after the fifth recall in a year of the new Fit hybrid in Japan.

Obama gets a kick out of footballing robot

2014-04-24 13:26

Barack Obama has come face to face with Japan's newest sporting phenomenon - an eerily realistic humanoid robot which can run, jump and enjoy a kick-a-round with the president of the US.

Marquez on pole in Qatar

2014-03-22 21:20

Repsol Honda rider Marc Marquez, despite two months off bikes with a broken leg, took pole at the 2014 Qatar MotoGP.

Honda recalls 405 000 cars over airbag

2013-09-19 18:30

Honda is recalling about 405 400 vehicles in the United States and three other countries because of a glitch in the computer chip used in the airbag system.

Honda recalls 250 000 vehicles globally

2013-03-14 19:31

Japanese automaker Honda says it will recall 250 000 vehicles worldwide to repair a defect that can interfere with braking.

Honda to cut 800 UK jobs

2013-01-11 14:42

Japanese carmaker Honda plans to cut around 800 jobs at its plant in England due to falling demand for its vehicles in Europe.

Honda profits surge but trims forecast

2012-10-29 08:14

Honda says that first-half profit more than doubled to $2.7bn, but its shares dived as the carmaker warned full-year results would be much weaker than forecast.

Honda recalls Accords over faulty hose

2012-10-01 18:08

Honda is recalling 573 000 Accord midsize cars in the US to fix a defective power steering hose that can leak fluid and catch fire.

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