Subaru Shutting Japanese Plants in July Due to Semiconductor Shortage

The semiconductor shortage continues to take a toll, with Subaru announcing it is temporarily shutting down plants in Japan in July.

Nissan, Suzuki and Mitsubishi the Latest Automakers Impacted by Semiconductor Shortage

Nissan, Suzuki and Mitsubishi the Latest Automakers Impacted by Semiconductor Shortage

Germany Clearing Autonomous Vehicles for Regular Use

Germany is poised to be the first country to clear autonomous vehicles for everyday use.

Ford, BMW and Honda’s Production Impacted by Semiconductor Crisis

Ford, BMW and Honda are all experiencing major production issues as a result of the global semiconductor shortage.

Honda and Verizon Working Together to Use 5G to Improve Road Safety

Verizon and Honda are working together, in cooperation with the University of Michigan’s Mcity, to improve road safety with the help of 5G.

Honda the First to Release Level 3 Autonomous Vehicle

Honda has announced a major first for the auto industry, being the first to release a Level 3 autonomous vehicle, as part of the Honda Legend Hybrid EX.

Honda Will Be First Automaker to Mass Produce Level 3 Autonomous Vehicles

Honda has announced it will be the first automaker to mass produce Level 3 autonomous cars, beginning with the Honda Legend.

Honda Partially Halts Production Due to Cyberattack

Honda has had to halt production at some of its facilities as a result of a cyberattack.

GM Went to Far With Three-Cylinder Cars In China

Reuters is reporting that GM is backing off its attempt to only offer three-cylinder versions of some vehicles in China after facing backlash. China is known for having some of the strictest emissions and fuel efficiency regulations in the world.…

Honda Acquires Drivemode, Makers of Smartphone Apps for Drivers

Honda R&D Co., Ltd. (Honda R&D)—Honda’s research and development arm—announced it has acquired California-based Drivemode, Inc., a startup dedicated to creating and operating smartphone-based connected services. The two companies had been collaborating since 2015 through Honda’s Xcelerator program. Drivemode is…