2 hrs ago
Honda Lures Banks to Mexico to Fund Sales to U.S.
Investments by Honda Motor Co. and Nissan Motor Co. that look set to make Mexico the biggest car exporter to the U.S. are giving Japanese banks a chance to escape from the world's lowest yields.
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Wed Mar 12, 2014
Wall Street Breakfast: Must-Know News
Top Economic News Major Japanese corporations have agreed to raise base salaries for their workers for the first time in six years, including Toyota , Honda and Toshiba .
Fitch Affirms American Honda Finance Corp.'s CP Rating at 'F1'
KEY RATING DRIVERS The affirmation reflects Fitch's view that the , AHFC's leverage, as measured by total debt to tangible equity, was 4.5x, which compares favorably to similarly rated auto finance captive companies.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Honda is Recalling 6,954 2013 CB500 and CBR500 motorcycles
March 11, 2014 WASHINGTON, D.C. - Motor Sports Newswire Report Receipt Date: FEB 14, 2014 NHTSA Campaign Number: 14V056000 Component : ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING Potential Number of Units Affected: 6,954 All Products Associated with this Recall Manufacturer: Honda SUMMARY: Honda is recalling certain model year 2013 CB500 and CBR500 motorcycles.
UPDATE 1-Clean Diesel shares jump on new catalyst deal with Honda
Clean Diesel Technologies Inc, a maker of emission control systems for vehicles, said it had started production of catalysts for Honda Motor Co's 2015 Acura TLX model, sending its shares up as much as 160 percent in early trading.
Honda putting CNG fueling station near Marysville plant
As Ohio lawmakers debate incentives for alternative fuels, Honda of America Manufacturing Inc. is placing bets on the future of CNG vehicles.
Clean Diesel shares jump on new catalyst deal with Honda
"The demand for greater emission reduction continues to grow across all vehicle segments as evidenced by the recent U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's announcement of Tier 3 standards," Clean Diesel's interim Chief Executive Nikhil Mehta said in a statement.
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
10 Cars, Trucks, SUVs Coming Your Way in 2015
Now that we're solidly into 2014, automakers are teasing us with their 2015 model year vehicles, many of which should be available to the public by the end of December.
American Honda Finance Corp Files (8-K) Disclosing Entry into a...
AMERICAN HONDA FINANCE CORP FILES Disclosing Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Termination of a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits 364-day unsecured revolving credit facility ... (more)
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Japanese companies added 2,700 Ohio jobs in 2013, survey finds
The bulk of Japanese businesses in Ohio are in manufacturing and most of those are automotive-related, revolving around Honda Motor Co.
The Hartford Courant
Honda Motor setting up separate Honda, Acura units in U.S.
Honda Motor Co Ltd said Monday it is setting up separate Honda and Acura divisions in the United States, with dedicated sales and marketing teams for each brand.
Honda makes Acura a standalone division to boost luxury lineup
Honda Motor Co., making good on plans to focus more on the image of its Acura brand, is setting it up as a division within the company for the first time with dedicated management, marketing and other resources.
Honda Makes Acura a Stand-Alone Division to Spur Sales
Honda Motor Co. , making good on plans to focus more on the image of its Acura brand, is setting it up as a division within the company for the first time with dedicated management, marketing and other resources.
Big Japanese firms adding female, foreign execs
As leading Japanese companies diversify and globalize their businesses, an increasing number of firms are appointing female and foreign executives to make executive ranks more diversified.
The Washington Post
China Auto Sales Rise 18% as Japan Brands Extend Recovery
Passenger-vehicle sales in China gained 18 percent last month, beating analysts' estimates, as deliveries surged at Toyota Motor Corp. and Ford Motor Co.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Japanese automakers march into Mexico, set up export base
Mazda's new Mexico plant will be able to churn out about 230,000 vehicles a year when it reaches full capacity in the fiscal year ending March 31, 2016.
The Japan Times
Honda's robotics tech headed for homes of the future
As technology evolves, every household is predicted to have at least one robot in the future, just as many of today's consumers feel incomplete without Internet access or a mobile phone.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
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.
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.