Honda Testifies Before the U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade

Recall pic

Along with other industry representatives, Rick Schostek, Executive Vice President of Honda North America, Inc. appeared at a hearing of the U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade on December 3, 2014 regarding the Takata airbag inflator issue. Honda welcomed the opportunity to discuss its ongoing efforts to resolve […]

American Honda Sets New November Sales Records; Core Vehicles Lead the Way

2015 crv

Honda Division and Honda Trucks also set new November marks, up 4.9 and 18.3 percent, respectively Honda CR-V smashes previous November best with a gain of 37.7 percent versus 2013 Honda Fit shatters November record, jumping 55.1 percentAmerican Honda Motor Co., Inc. today reported a new November Honda and Acura vehicle sales record of 121,814 […]

Honda Debuts ‘Throwback Toy Tunes’ Social Media and Philanthropic Effort for Happy Honda Days

Happy_Honda_Days_Gumby

Three well-known charities are each matched with a unique, classic toy-themed social video to compete for views to win the top prize Continuation of annual multiplatform campaign featuring past popular toys such as Skeletor and Gumby Building on the fun and interest in the Happy Honda Days campaign, Honda is launching three social videos featuring […]

Fact Sheet: Honda’s Early Warning Report Audit & NHTSA Special Order

Recall pic

Much has been written about recent Honda recalls, especially the recall involving airbags made by Takata. Not all reports have been entirely accurate, so we are making available the “highlights” of what a third party audit found of Honda’s handling of the situation. Certainly, much of this information is not flattering, but we feel it […]

Honda Marks Unprecedented Milestone: Global Production of 300 Million Motorcycles

Dream_Type_D

Although Sims Honda doesn’t sell motorcycles, we love the Honda brand and this is an amazing accomplishment by Honda. Achieving a milestone more than 65 years in the making, Honda Motor Co., Ltd. today announced production of its 300-millionth motorcycle. The milestone bike is a Honda Gold Wing produced at the company’s Kumamoto Factory in […]

Honda Accord Wins Car and Driver Magazine 2015 10Best Cars Award

2015-Honda-Accord-price

Accord recognized for record 29th time since 1983 For a record 29th time in the 31-year history of the award, Car and Driver magazine has named the Honda Accord to its prestigious annual list of the 10Best Cars in America. “Once again, the Honda Accord is traveling down a road where no vehicle has gone […]

Honda Responds to NHTSA Special Order Regarding TREAD Reporting

Recall pic

Company’s Third-party Audit Identifies Under-reporting Honda Taking Immediate Corrective Action to Achieve Full Compliance American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (“Honda”) today announced that it has submitted information responsive to the Special Order issued by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) regarding the automaker’s Transportation Recall Enhancement, Accountability and Documentation (TREAD) Act reporting. In its […]

2014 Honda Odyssey Remains the Only Minivan to Achieve Top Rating of GOOD in IIHS Small Overlap Frontal Test Earning a TOP SAFETY PICK+ Rating

2014-honda-odyssey-new-york

Odyssey is the segment-leader offering top IIHS safety ratings since 2011 No other manufacturer has earned more TOP SAFETY PICK and TOP SAFETY PICK+ ratings than American Honda1 The 2014 Honda Odyssey is the only minivan to earn the highest possible ratings of GOOD in the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s (IIHS) stringent small overlap […]

All-new 2016 Honda HR-V Crossover Makes North American Debut at 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show

2016 HR-V at LA

2016 Honda HR-V crossover – arriving early next year – delivers dynamic styling, incredibly spacious and versatile cabin and fun, fuel-efficient performance The all-new 2016 Honda HR-V crossover, unveiled today at the 2014 Los Angeles International Auto Show, blends the styling of a coupe, the toughness, space and utility of a SUV and the quality […]

Honda Power Equipment Mfg’s Senior Production Manager is Who Makes a Honda

freddie wynn pic

Honda today unveiled the newest associate profile in its popular 12-part What Makes a Honda is Who Makes a Hondavideo series. Freddie Wynn, senior production manager at Honda Power Equipment Mfg. (HPE) in Swepsonville, North Carolina, is featured not only for his commitment to creating quality products, but also for his  dedication to making his […]