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News Automotive Manufacturing General
May 10, 2021  

2022 Honda Civic Sedan begins production in Canada

Honda has started production of the 2022 Honda Civic

News Automotive Business Operations Technology
March 15, 2021  

Bell and Honda Canada partnership

Bell and Honda Canada have agreed to a partnership

News Automotive General
December 17, 2020  

Honda recalls 130,000 vehicles in Canada

Models impacted include: Fit, Accord, Civic, Insight and Acura ILX

News Automotive Manufacturing General
September 3, 2020  

Honda, General Motors sign deal to work on vehicles together

Automakers will also co-operate on purchasing, research and connected services.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
May 7, 2020  

Honda producing protective gear for Alliston healthcare workers

Automaker deploys 3D printers and collaborates with Georgian College to produce face shields.

News Automotive General
March 26, 2020  

Honda extending Alliston plant shutdown to April 7

Extension is in response to the “continued steep decline” in market demand.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
February 20, 2020  

Honda celebrates manufacturing at Canadian International AutoShow

Spotlight was on its Alliston manufacturing facility, which recently produced its nine millionth vehicle.

News Automotive General
February 7, 2020  

Honda of Canada Mfg. builds its 9 millionth vehicle

Automaker hits another milestone: its five millionth vehicle sold in Canada.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
December 12, 2019  

Japanese OEMs produced 47% of light vehicles made in Canada

JAMA Canada study also shows automakers employed 38.6% of Canada’s automotive OEM workforce in 2018.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
October 21, 2019  

After decades in development, Honda’s jets quietly evolving

The Tokyo-based corporation faces decisions about how much to build its aircraft division.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
May 14, 2019  

Honda confirms closure of UK car plant that employs 3,500

Honda said the closure is not Brexit-driven.

News General
April 23, 2019  

Honda slows Accord, Civic production as buyers shift to SUVs

Will temporarily idle a second-shift production line in August at its Marysville, Ohio, assembly plant.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
March 12, 2019  

Honda recalls 1.2M more vehicles with dangerous air bags

Involves 2001 to 2016 model years that were not included in the massive string of Takata recalls for air bags.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
February 19, 2019  

Honda to shut plant in Britain, imperiling 3,500 jobs [UPDATED]

CEO says the decision was not related to Brexit; based on competitive factors and need to accelerate its production of electric vehicles.

News Automotive Government General
June 5, 2018  

Malaysia to penalize owners who don’t replace Takata airbags

Japanese air bag maker’s defective products linked to 23 fatalities worldwide.

Feature Automotive Manufacturing General Production
December 4, 2017  

What’s ahead for Canada’s automotive industry

Trump, trade and technology’s impact on the auto sector.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
November 1, 2017  

Honda profit slips on air bag woes despite sales growth

Automaker a big Takata customer; some 100 million air-bag inflators were recalled worldwide.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
August 2, 2017  

Honda profits up 19% on sales, cost cuts

Automaker expects to sell 5.08 million vehicles for the fiscal year through March 2018.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
July 10, 2017  

Man killed when Takata air bag inflator ruptured during car repair

He was working inside a 2001 Honda Accord using a hammer with the ignition on.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
May 3, 2017  

US auto sales tumble in what could be first annual drop since 2009

Of major automakers, only Hyundai and Volkswagen reported increases.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability
February 7, 2017  

Honda, Hitachi to develop, make motors for electric vehicles

Will have manufacturing and sales operations in the US and China.

News Automotive General
January 11, 2017  

Honda adds 772,000 US vehicles to ongoing air bag recall

No recalls related to the US one are being announced in other regions yet.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
January 2, 2017  

Honda Canada won’t get parts for Odyssey recall until spring

Minivans are being recalled because second-row seats may not lock fully into position.

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General Operations Production
August 24, 2016  

Honda resumes motorcycle production at quake hit plant

Plant was completely offline for about two weeks after the two major quakes in April.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
July 21, 2016  

Honda, Softbank partnering on robots that talk to drivers

Will work on research that seeks to harmonize mobility with people.

Feature Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
June 21, 2016  

Rocking the 60s

PLANT and the decade of change.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
April 25, 2016  

US ends Honda probe; automaker pays $70M fine

NHTSA said it is satisfied the company has taken steps to prevent similar failures.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Transportation General Sustainability
March 10, 2016  

Honda rolls out new fuel-cell vehicle Clarity

Targets 200 leased to government organizations in first year, available in the US this year.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
February 24, 2016  

Honda plans no Takata rescue, bullish on green vehicles

Two-thirds of sales will be zero-emissions, including fuel cells, electric vehicles, hybrids, plug-ins by 2030.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production
February 11, 2016  

Honda Civic named 2016 Car of the Year at CIAS

Canadian-made vehicle also takes top honours in small car category.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production
February 9, 2016  

Honda to recall new Civics because engines can fail

Affects almost 11,000 cars in Canada.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
February 5, 2016  

Honda’s latest air bag inflators recall to total 5.7M cars

More Takata trouble for 2005 to 2014 model years.