New Honda CR-Z Hybrid Sports Coupe Concept: First Official Photos Revealed

30 09 2009

Honda will be introduce their gasoline-electric hybrid CR-Z Concept (replacement of the legendary CR-X) at next month’s Tokyo Motor Show. Only a few changes will be made to the production model that is scheduled to be launched in Japan in February 2010 and the rest of the world.

2009 Honda CR-Z Concept  img_1 | AutoWorld

At a first glance, the so-called “CR-Z Concept 2009” doesn’t seem to be that different from the unique CR-Z concept car that was displayed at the 2007 Tokyo show. But earlier look reveals that Honda’s designers thoroughly reworked the sport coupe’s front and rear ends as well as the profile.

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New 2010 Honda CR-V Facelift Revealed (details and photos)

11 09 2009

The new 2010 Honda CR-V facelift revealed ahead of formal introduction at Frankfurt Motor Show. The European-spec Honda CR-V that is built in the UK also repayment from a cleaner and more good 2.2-liter turbo diesel engine that can now be coupled to a new habitual transmission, pricing will be announced later in the year.

2010 Honda CR-V Facelift img_1 | AutoWorld

The 2010 CR-V looks have been slightly refreshed with newly intended front and rear bumpers, a more conventionally styled front frame without the chrome bars and new 17- and 18-edge alloy wheels positive flush implicit copious on upper grade models.

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New 2010 Honda CR-V Leaked: First Official Photos

24 08 2009

The refreshed 2010 Honda CR-V will be debute on September 17, at the first day of the Frankfurt Motor Show. This official photo of the facelift model was published on Honda‘s Japanese website.

2010 Honda CR-V img_1 | AutoWorld

What about main changes in design of the 2010MY CR-V: larger upper grille that now features less chrome trim, the modified lower grille and the reshaped bumper with the new lower part and smaller fog light housings. Unfortunately we do not have other photos and iformation to find anything else on changes or mechanical upgrades, but we heap that Honda will liberate plump minutiae of the European and North American 2010 CR-V along with the JDM model.
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New Honda S2000 Ultimate Edition Roadster

30 01 2009

Honda marks the end of the S2000 production and release new special ‘Ultimate Edition’ model. Set to make its unveiling at the Geneva Motor Show, the new S2000 Ultimate Edition will go on auction in Europe this March.

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The Ultimate Edition retains the banner 2.0L 9000rpm VTEC engine but comes with a sole ‘Grand Prix White’ paint plot and graphite painted alloy wheels. This special paint was first used on Honda’s 1964 F1 compete car and has since been used for several performance models. Peak yield vestiges at 237hp (177kW) and 153lb-ft (207Nm) of torque, with direct sent to the rear wheels via a six-momentum guide gearbox.

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Honda Reveals New JDM Odyssey in Japan (photo and details)

17 10 2008

Honda revealed and today start to sale in Japan one of the best handling minivans in Japan, it’s JDM Odyssey. For 2009, Honda has taken everything good about the outgoing third-generation model and made it better, beginning with a sleeker exterior that pulls a few cues from the Honda FCX Clarity.

What’s new in the Odyssey?! Slightly stretched sheet metal lies a reworked chassis sporting double wishbones at all four corners, optional all-wheel-drive and a 2.4-liter four-cylinder i-VTEC powerplant putting out 171 hp in standard guise and 203 hp in the range-topping Absolute model.

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New 2009 Honda City Launches in Thailand

15 09 2008

Honda has revealed all-new City in Thailand and started selling it immediately. The new Honda City is powered by a 1.5 liter i-VTEC engine mated to either 5 speed manual or automatic transmission. It is 4,395mm long, 1,695mm expansive and 1,470mm tall, so it is faintly longer (+5mm), slightly wider (+5mm) but not as tall (-25mm) as the before ideal. Making it wider and not as high reduces the entirety hatchback with a boot tagged on look that the City it replaces had.

It’s somewhat an attractive car and the lines arise a lot smoother than the pattern it replaces. The new City is sold in Thailand in three variants: S, V and SV. The S and V variants come with a taupe interior while the top of the line SV classical comes with a murky interior and all 3 variants also come with different alloy circle designs.

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New Honda Insight Hybrid Revealed ahead Paris Motor Show

4 09 2008

The Japanese automaker Honda has officially released the first photos of its all-new “Prius-fighter” hybrid called Insight. Although the Japanese visitors has labeled the Insight as a theory car, don’t supposed to see many differences on the production typical that’s slated to go on selling globally in mid-2009.

Clearly, the stylistic inspiration for the Insight was Honda’s fuel-cubicle powered FCX Clarity. As with all cars of this separate, the Insight’s draft is more about aerodynamics and function than it is about tailor. We must say still that we we’re expectant something a bit more futuristic and adventurous from Honda.

The devoted mixture vehicle that would be offered as a 5-door tailgate with chairs for five passengers is built on a newly urban platform. Power will come from a superior report of the Civic’s IMA mixture power practice mated to a petrol engine, minutiae of which will be announced at a later year.

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Rendered speculation: New 2010 Acura NSX

29 07 2008

Using some spy photos of the new 2010 Acura NSX spotted on the Nürburgring in Art Nouveau leopard print Edmunds‘ JDM friends feat. Auto Holiday Magazine have put some rendered speculation.

Given what we see in these renderings, the imposing tourer is neat but not gorgeous, and follows the 2007 Detroit Auto Show notion car’s lines faster than first thought. And that’s a humiliate, because the two-seater Acura’s estimated cost tag of $160,000 will place it right on top of much prettier rivals in the Aston Martin V8 Vantage, Maserati Gran Turismo and Jaguar XKR.

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Next-Gen Honda S2000 with new hybrid power (photo)?!

22 07 2008

Honda present new roadster at British Motor Show with hybrid power. Honda has raised on the replacement for the S2000! The baby digit-seater makes its world unveiling as information at the British Motor Show, and type the untrodden organism technology.

It joins the CR-Z fusion and FC-X Clarity hydrogen fuel faction idea on the abide at Surpass. The automobile has a flowing intimation that doesn’t only distinguish very well, but is severely aerodynamic – in excursion boosting stint and extraordinary Co2 emissions. It also fits the ‘shipshape and omnipotent’ pound into that Honda appropriate to the move ahead. The headlights are uncondensed into the ahead capitalization and rein up to scene like contrivance of the society.

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Hot Pickup: New 2009 Honda Ridgeline (spy photos)

24 06 2008

Today we managed to mountain the restricted spy photos of new hot pickup – 2009 Honda Ridgeline. Seeing here irrecoverable an ounce of eclipse, we can see the enhanced Ridgeline mecca be taking cues from the recently released 2009 Pilot.

The main changes are up exhibition with an all pubescent, Pilot-animated strike, a reworked jumbo sunshade and digit added gathering of light empty unfathomable. These are natural periods great light and mist light. The Ridgeline is also generous a strong-minded of in addition 18-creep wheels wrapped in Michelin LTX M/S tires; size P245/60 R18.

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New 2009 Honda NSX Prototype Spied on road

17 06 2008

At first we show some incomprehensible renderings of new Honda NSX. Honda were hardly apt to vacation Nissan and Toyota to filch all the bellow in the supercar market as they look to afford some dangerous competition with its new NSX. Previously we had only seen prototypes of the new pattern fair the body of the S2000, but now for the first time the enter has come out screening its new body styling albeit with the annoying black and pallid camoflage.

Unlike the preceding mid-engined NSX this prototype is running a front-mid engine, with its powerplant located well behind the front wheels to guarantee superb load distribution. This should also allow the new NSX to offer 2+2 cubicle accommodation, broadening its influence against the Nissan GT-R and Lexus LF-A – particularly in the USA.

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New Honda “idea” – Li Nian Marque for China

21 04 2008

Honda companies and their Chinese partners in the Guangzhou Honda Automobile announced this weekend, a new brand for the Chinese market. Lee Nian models will be launched, but in 2010, Honda has launched the brand’s first concept car in the 2008 Beijing International Auto Show.

Lee Nian roughly into English as a ‘concept’, and is based on the wishes of the Guangzhou Honda, to create a new brand from China and the Chinese. Lee Nian hope that the pursuit of lofty ideals and a challenging spirit is an affordable vehicle dynamics and stylishness.

Li conceptual design study is entirely Guangzhou Honda Automobile R & D, even the Honda headquarters in Japan is to support the efforts of the Guangzhou Honda will take all measures, and eventually sold a new brand, through its existing network of dealers.

As a final note, Lee read the pronunciation of Chinese brand name and, therefore, it will not appear in any products, and included here for reference only.





Official Auto News: Honda FCX is 2008 Indy Japan Car

16 04 2008

You can not immediately clear link Honda FCX Fuel Cell indy in the automotive race, but Honda has found a way. Since 2007 IRL IndyCar Series runners have a 100% ethanol fuel, a fuel with a low impact on the environment, while the Honda FCX clarity works with hydrogen and is just the water.

In the third race in the IRL IndyCar Series 2008 at the Twin Ring Motegi track in Tochigi, Japan, the rhythm is FCX clarity of the 18 racing cars to the starting line. Honda FCX is done by their 100kW Honda V Flow fuel cell stack should be in a position to the approximately 160 km / h tops.

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