Honda Motor Co Ltd


  • New brand rankings show select automakers on top Monday, 30 Sep 2013 | 11:39 AM ET

    According to a consumer-brands ranking, autos again heavily influenced the list. See which automakers posted double-digit gains in the annual survey.

  • Safe!: This car model tops crash avoidance tests Friday, 27 Sep 2013 | 12:01 AM ET
    2013 Subaru Legacy

    The Insurance Institute looked at 74 midsize cars and SUVs, 18 of which also have auto-brake systems. Of those 18 models, 7 received a "superior" rating.

  • Auto parts makers plead guilty to price fixing: DOJ Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 11:17 AM ET

    Nine firms based in Japan and two execs have agreed to plead guilty for their roles in conspiracies to fix the auto parts prices sold in U.S.

  • Toyota increasing exports from Mississippi Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 6:30 AM ET

    Toyota, the world's largest automaker, is increasing the number of vehicles it will build in the U.S. and export to other countries.

  • Is Abenomics' second arrow missing its target? Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 9:21 PM ET
    Shibuya district, Tokyo

    Prime Minister Abe got a sign of how his blueprint to revive Japan's economy was working when two of his country's biggest car makers unveiled investments to boost production.

  • Demand for crossover vehicles weigh on used prices Monday, 23 Sep 2013 | 7:00 AM ET
    2014 Ford Escape vehicles sit on a car carrier outside of the Bill Walsh Ford car dealership in Ottawa, Illinois, Sept. 3, 2013.

    In August, the price dealers paid for used compact CUVs fell 2.4 percent to an average of $13,370. Over the past year, they are down 13.9 percent.

  • Own a Honda? There's another recall Thursday, 19 Sep 2013 | 8:36 AM ET
    2014 Honda Odyssey

    Honda Motor said Thursday it is recalling 318,000 Odyssey minivans and 63,400 Acura MDX sport-utility vehicles for an airbag defect.

  • Surviving founder of 'Toyota Way' dies at 100 Tuesday, 17 Sep 2013 | 3:09 PM ET

    Eiji Toyoda, who as a member of Toyota Motor’s founding family and an architect of its method that helped turned the automaker into a global powerhouse, died on Tuesday.

  • Japan on course for longest run of trade deficits Monday, 16 Sep 2013 | 8:13 PM ET
    Shibuya district, Tokyo

    Japan is on course for its longest run of trade deficits, effectively marking the end of the nation's decades-long reliance on exports.

  • GM unveils new versions of its hottest SUVs Thursday, 12 Sep 2013 | 2:23 PM ET
    Chevrolet Tahoe, left, and Chevrolet Suburban displayed.

    The country's largest automaker took the wraps off of the new versions of its Chevy Suburban and Chevy Tahoe.

  • Toyota recalling more than 1 million vehicles Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013 | 12:08 PM ET

    The carmaker discovered that the nuts it used to adjust the alignment of the rear wheels during the August 2012 recall were not tightened properly.

  • Going further: America's new MPG record Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013 | 8:30 AM ET

    Even with SUV and crossover utility vehicles sales surging, the average fuel efficiency of new vehicles sold in August set a new record high for the U.S..

  • Auto profits to surge, but there's another problem Friday, 6 Sep 2013 | 2:32 PM ET
    A Cadillac SRX SUV displayed at a dealership in Shanghai

    Global auto profits will grow by 50 percent by 2020, with more than half of that coming from China, according to a new report.

  • Honda hits 50—mpg, that is—on new Accord Hybrid Friday, 6 Sep 2013 | 11:24 AM ET
    2014 Honda Accord Hybrid

    EPA-certified, the new 2014 hybrid gets about 10 percent better fuel economy around town than the original Toyota Prius.

  • Luxury auto market sizzles in August Friday, 6 Sep 2013 | 6:00 AM ET

    High-end car sales jumped 31.5 percent, almost double the 17 percent gain the overall auto industry posted during the same month.

  • Indian equities outperformed on Thursday after the nation's new central bank governor unveiled steps to liberalize financial markets, but caution over a reduction in the Federal Reserve's stimulus capped gains in the rest of Asia.

  • Take August auto numbers with a grain of salt Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 4:50 PM ET

    Ultimately, many on Wall Street will combine August and September, look at the combined sales rate and then compare it against the SAAR from earlier this year.

  • Auto leasing surges to record high Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 12:01 AM ET

    New data from Experian Automotive shows a record high of 27.6 percent of financed new vehicles purchases in the second quarter being a lease.

  • Honda testing high-tech solution to reduce crashes Saturday, 31 Aug 2013 | 11:00 AM ET

    The Dedicated Short-Range Communications, or DSRC, system the Japanese maker demonstrated this week can track pedestrians and motorcycles even when they're out of the line of sight.

  • Asia stocks mostly higher, but Syria concerns weigh Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 2:48 AM ET

    Asian shares were mostly higher Friday, but gains were capped by uncertainty over the stability of emerging markets and the possibility of a military strike against Syria despite indications a delay might be in the offing.