Toyota to fly its executives on rival's HondaJet Elite

Business / Corporate Oct 30, 2019

Toyota to fly its executives on rival's HondaJet Elite

Toyota Motor Corp. will start flying its executives using a business jet from Honda Motor Co.'s U.S. aviation unit, corporate sources said Tuesday. The plan to use the HondaJet Elite from next spring is drawing attention because the two are rivals in the global auto ...

Prolonged Brexit uncertainty frustrating Japanese companies

Business Oct 27, 2019

Prolonged Brexit uncertainty frustrating Japanese companies

Japanese manufacturers are growing frustrated yet again over another delay in Britain's withdrawal from the European Union, as the prolonged confusion is raising concerns over disruptions to their businesses and supply chains. Britain is expected to postpone their withdrawal from the union, previously slated for ...

Honda's newest innovations

Business | Tokyo Motor Show 2019 Oct 23, 2019

Honda's newest innovations

"The Power of Dreams" is turning visions into reality at Tokyo Motor Show 2019. Honda Motor Co.'s comprehensive lineup is an eclectic mix of innovative and historical that features motorcycles, automobiles, power products and energy-efficient concept models. The exhibition space has been outfitted with a ...

Toyota president to serve another term as JAMA chairman

Business Sep 26, 2019

Toyota president to serve another term as JAMA chairman

The Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association said Thursday that Toyota Motor Corp. President Akio Toyoda will serve as JAMA chairman for another two years until May 2022. Traditionally, the leaders of Toyota, Honda Motor Co. and Nissan Motor Co. take turns to fill the top post ...

Honda to end car production in Argentina in 2020

Business / Corporate Aug 14, 2019

Honda to end car production in Argentina in 2020

Honda Motor Co. said Wednesday it will stop making cars in Argentina next year as part of efforts to streamline its production allocation worldwide. The automaker produced about 10,000 units of its HR-V sport utility vehicle and around 100,000 motorcycles at its plant in Campana, ...