Honda manufacturing operations in North America last week saw a new boost with production start at new Celaya plant, Mexico. 2015 Honda Fit ( Honda Jazz in India) production is underway to meet customer demand for fuel-efficient subcompact models here. Enrique Pena Nieto, president of Mexico, and Takanobu Ito, president & CEO of Honda Motor Co., Ltd. were in attendance.
The new Honda Cars India Limited Tapukara plant in Rajasthan was inaugurated today, 24th February 2014. This is the companyâ€™s second manufacturing facility in India, the first being in Greater Noida which was set up in 1997.
Honda (UK) has unveiled two eye-catching, Special Edition variants of the popular CR-V, the Black Edition and White Edition. Both share a range of bold exterior enhancements that give the car even greater road presence. The CR-V Special Edition models represent a saving of Â£770 compared to the CR-V SE-T combined with the relevant optional equipment.
While an Economic downturn in India caused a number of automakers here to suffer in silence for months because of falling sales, a bleak market, notwithstanding, Honda Cars India continued to sell cars in profitable volumes these past few months.
Honda Motor Co has announced that it will be recalling a total of 81,353 units of Jazz hatchback and Vezel SUV in Japan. The reason Honda has announced recall is over faulty computer programming of 7 speed dual clutch transmission or DCT. All the affected cars are hybrid variants.
Day 1, 5th February 2014 Blogworks summary is based on data tracked for the day from 12 midnight till 3 PM. All publicly available data from channels like Twitter, forums, blogs, mainstream media, YouTube, Flickr and Facebook were tracked. All participating four wheel consumer segment vehicle brands at India Auto Expo 2014 have been considered in the report.
Honda Car India is one of the few car manufacturers in India currently who has post positive sales figures in the current period of crisis the auto industry is facing. Today, at the 2014 Delhi Auto Expo, Honda revealed an exciting range of new cars, which will make sure that their sales grow even further.
Until recently, how Honda would improve vehicle delivery seemed a growing concern. That was back when HCIL production stood at 440 units a day. During the 4th gen Honda City unveil in November, Honda announced it had begun a 3rd shift, which would improve production capacity by 40%. This equates to just over 600 cars each day.
Honda City launch on 7th January has reaped in immediate benefits with 7184 units sold in a little over 3 weeks. In comparison, 2898 City units were sold in January 2013. Honda Cars India Ltd.