|Toyota to Trial New SiC Power Semiconductor Technology|
|Toyota City, Japan, Jan. 29, 2015 -- Using a Camry Hybrid prototype and a fuel cell bus, Toyota Motor Corporation will bring a brand new technology to the streets of Japan for testing this year. The tests will evaluate the performance of silicon carbide (SiC) power semiconductors, which could lead to significant efficiency improvements in hybrids and other vehicles with electrified powertrains.
For full details, go to http://newsroom.toyota.co.jp/en/detail/5692153...[Read more...]|
|HONDA'S 'NEVER ENDING RACE' DOCUMENTS ITS FOUR-DECADE BATTLE AGAINST AIR POLLUTION|
|◾Third film in award-winning Environmental Short Film Series explores Honda's voluntary efforts to reduce vehicle emissions over forty-year period
◾Honda's successful demonstration of low-emissions vehicle technology led state of California to adopt new, more stringent emissions regulations
◾New-vehicle emissions are 1/1000th of 1970 levels
◾Next environmental 'race' is against global climate change
As unprecedented levels of pollution choked the nation's largest cities in the early 1970's...[Read more...]|
|Honda Civic Type R Concept Model set for Worldwide Debut at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show|
|Honda today reveals its 2014 Geneva Motor Show line-up, including the worldwide debut of the Civic Type R Concept model, the European debut of the Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle (FCEV) Concept, the powertrain layout of the new NSX and the 2014 Civic World Touring Car Championship race car.
Racing Car for the Road – Civic Type R Concept
Honda's appearance at the 2014 Geneva Motorshow will lead with the worldwide reveal of the Civic Type R Concept model, providing the styling direction f...[Read more...]|
|WIND TURBINES BEGIN PROVIDING RENEWABLE ENERGY AT HONDA TRANSMISSION PLANT IN OHIO|
|01/09/2014 - RUSSELLS POINT, Ohio
Consistent with Honda's long history of innovation and the company's commitment to reduce CO2 emissions, Honda Transmission Mfg. of America, Inc., has finalized installation and will begin operation of two power-producing wind turbines next week at its plant in Russells Point, Ohio, through an agreement with a subsidiary of ConEdison Solutions of Valhalla, NY.
The installation of the turbines means that the plant will be the first major automotive man...[Read more...]|
|Toyota Leads The Future Of Mobility Conversation At 2013 Aspen Ideas Festival|
| ||◾Toyota joins Aspen Ideas Festival as presenting underwriter for first time
◾Advanced technology vehicles on display
◾Experts to discuss the role of automated technologies in reducing global traffic fatalities
TORRANCE, Calif. (June 28, 2013) – Toyota will help advance the national conversation around the future of mobility and advanced technologies such as hydrogen fuel cell vehicles and autonomous cars with its first-time presence at the Aspen Ideas Festival from June 26 to July 2...[Read more...]|