Asian Stocks Cap Longest Streak of Weekly Gains Since September
Asian stocks rose this week, with the regional gauge capping its longest streak of weekly gains since September, as U.S. data signaled resilience in the world's biggest economy and concern about the Ukraine crisis eased.
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Fitch Affirms American Honda Finance Corporation's CP Rating at 'F1'
Ltd. . AHFC's rating is equalized with HMC's rating, as Fitch views AHFC as a core subsidiary of HMC, as demonstrated by a high percentage of HMC's U.S. sales finance d by AHFC and strong operational and financial linkages between the two companies.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
General Motors: My Dinner With Analysts
Not a lot has gone right for General Motors this year-but today, at least, the future looks a little brighter.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
The Washington Post
Nissan Leads Asian Brands' U.S. Gains as Altima Tops Camry
Nissan Motor Co. led February U.S. sales gains for Asia-based carmakers, with its Altima passing Toyota Motor Corp.'s Camry so far this year amid severe winter weather that again was blamed for chilling demand.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
'A Racing Car for the Road' - Honda Unveils the New Civic...
Today sees the worldwide reveal of the Honda Civic Type R Concept model which points to the styling direction for the exterior design of the highly-anticipated production new Type R that will debut in Europe during 2015.
The Washington Post
GM Joins Chrysler, Nissan Exceeding Sales Estimates in February
General Motors Co. joined Chrysler Group LLC and Nissan Motor Co. in beating analysts' estimates for February U.S. sales while Ford Motor Co., Toyota Motor Corp. and Honda Motor Co.
Acura crossovers surge while Honda takes breather
A 30 percent surge for Acura's crossovers helped cushion February's sales decline for American Honda Motor Co., whose overall sales dropped 7 percent to 100,405 units.
Car makers to offer iPhone platform
Apple announced partnerships with a number of major automakers Monday on a new system that integrates the iPhone with in-car entertainment systems.
Pre-Market: Crimea Invasion Drags US Futures Down; China PMI Numbers Are Mixed
US futures fell sharply Monday morning as Russia's military advanced into the Ukraine and the threat of Western sanctions over the weekend sent Asian markets tumbling overnight.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Honda's board gets 2 doses of diversity
Honda Motor Co. is elevating a foreigner to the highest level yet at the Japanese company -- one rung below the board.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Honda shifts strategy as Insight hybrid fades
Honda Motor Co. said its decision to scrap the Insight, the first hybrid marketed in the United States, is part of a revised strategy to expand its U.S. lineup of fuel-saving cars and light trucks.
Honda Says New Hybrids Coming After Insight's Run Ends
Honda Motor Co. , the first automaker to sell gasoline-electric cars in the U.S., said production of Insight hatchbacks ends this year amid its plan to add other types of fuel-efficient vehicles to its lineup.
Honda won't donate to U.S. political candidates
Honda Motor Co. said this week it will not make contributions to support or oppose any U.S. political candidate at any level.
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
6 Cheapest Hybrids and Electric Cars for 2014
New technologies are often released with a greatly inflated price tag that, in comparison to the status quo, can seem bloated when stacked up against a comparable product.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Honda Recalls Over 40,000 Motorcycles
Honda Motor Co. said Thursday it will recall a total of 40,672 units of two motorcycle models commonly used for mail delivery in Japan over concerns about potential brake malfunction.
Mazda pins U.S. growth plan on Mexico plant shielded against yen
Mazda Motor Corp., Japan's most export-dependent automaker, is staking its U.S. future on the new factory in Mexico that will be its first wholly owned plant in North America.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The Globe and Mail
Japan-based auto makers back Ottawa's free-trade deal with S.Korea
The logo of Hyundai Motor on a sedan is covered with snow at a shipping yard of South Korea's biggest auto maker Hyundai Motor Co.
The Auto Channel
Honda Motor Europe Appoints New President For Its European Operations
Feb 26, 2014: From 1st April 2014, Toshiaki Mikoshiba will become Managing Operating Officer, Honda Motor Co., Ltd., C.O.O. for Regional Operations and President, Honda Motor Europe Ltd. He replaces Manabu Nishimae, who, following three years in the role, takes up a new position in Japan, as Managing Operating Officer, Honda Motor Co., Ltd. The ... (more)
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Honda Sets Monthly Records for Automobile Production Worldwide and in Asia
Honda Motor Co., Ltd. today announced a summary of automobile production, Japan domestic sales, and export results for the month of January 2014.
Honda ends Insight hybrid output as sales trail Prius
U.S. sales of the Insight plunged 18 percent to 4,802 last year, making it the second-worst selling car in the Honda lineup, behind only the CR-Z hybrid.