Posts Tagged ‘Honda’

Honda Announces “Li Nian S1” the First Model from Guangqi Honda’s Original Brand, at the 2010 China (Guangzhou) International Automobile Exhibition

Monday, December 20th, 2010
“Li Nian”/Everus S1
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Guangzhou, China — Honda Motor Co., Ltd. today announced the following information at its press conference at the 2010 China (Guangzhou) International Automobile Exhibition (Press Day: December 20, Exhibition period: December 20–27).

1. All-new compact sedan model “Li Nian S1” from Guangqi Honda's own brand “Li Nian” (English brand name: Everus)

Guangqi Honda Automobile Co., Ltd., an automobile production and sales joint venture of Honda in China, today announced the all-new compact sedan model of Guangqi Honda's original automobile brand, “Li Nian” (Everus) to be known as “Li Nian S1”. (more…)

Honda Exhibits World Premiere of Honda BRIO Prototype, Honda’s New Small Vehicle Developed for Asian Markets at the 27th Thailand International Motor Expo 2010

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010
Honda BRIO Prototype (based on Thai spec)
© Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Bangkok, Thailand — Honda today debuted the world premiere of a prototype of Honda BRIO, the new small-sized vehicle developed for Asian markets and scheduled to be introduced in Thailand and India in 2011, at the 27th Thailand International Motor Expo starting November 30, 2010 (press day: November 30, public days: December 1–12.)

Honda BRIO Prototype is being developed with Honda's advanced technologies, while further advancing Honda's “man maximum, machine minimum” concept¹. Being developed as a commuter which is easy-to-use even in urban areas, the Honda BRIO prototype adopts an easy-to-handle compact body (more…)

Odyssey Concept Reveals Stylish, Dynamic Image for All-New Honda Minivan

Wednesday, February 10th, 2010
Honda Odyssey Concept
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Chicago — The Honda Odyssey Concept, on display at the Chicago Auto Show, introduces a sleek and distinctive exterior styling direction for the next generation of the industry's best-selling minivan, set to debut this fall, American Honda Motor Co., Inc., announced today.

The Odyssey Concept dramatically departs from conventional minivan styling with its low and wide stance, highlighted by a “lightning-bolt” beltline that further distinguishes the vehicle's profile. Compared to the current Odyssey, the Concept's slightly lower roofline (-1.0 inch) and wider stance (+1.4 inch) contribute to a sleeker, stronger and more dynamic presence (more…)

Honda to Exhibit the Honda New Small Concept at Auto Expo 2010 in New Delhi

Tuesday, January 5th, 2010
Honda New Small Concept
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Honda Siel Cars India Ltd. (HSCI), a leading manufacturer of premium cars in India, today unveiled the world premiere of the Honda New Small Concept, a concept model for a new small-sized vehicle, at the Auto Expo 2010 in New Delhi. HSCI also announced plans to begin sales of a new model in 2011 based on this concept model.

For the Honda New Small Concept, a wide platform with a stable center of gravity was adopted to create a highly efficient compact size with seating for five people. With the ‘Efficient Energetic Exterior” design, the dynamic design of the Honda New Small Concept with front forward fenders highlight the presence of the vehicle. (more…)

Honda Announces the All-new Step WGN

Friday, October 9th, 2009
Honda Step WGN L G Package
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Honda Motor Co., Ltd. today announced the introduction of the all-new Step WGN. With the largest interior space in its class¹ and first in class¹ under-floor storage for third-row seats the all-new Step WGN offers more convenience than ever before and best-in-class fuel economy¹. The new Step WGN and Step WGN special-needs vehicle² go on sale in Japan today, with the Step WGN Spada and Step WGN Spada special-needs vehicle² to debut in Japan on Friday, October 23.

This all-new fourth generation Step WGN, featuring Honda's original low-floor, low-center-of-gravity platform, was developed around the concept of comfort for everyone and is designed to be the ultimate in comfortable minivan transportation for the entire family. (more…)