Category: Honda Motor Co

Honda to Cut Car Output by up to 40 Percent in Japan on Supply Problems

TOKYO—Honda Motor Co. said on Thursday it would reduce car output by up to 40 percent at two Japanese plants in early October because of ongoing supply chain and logistical problems. The cutback provides further evidence of problems automakers likely face in trying to increase production volumes in the second half of the financial year…


EV Battery Research Startup SES Enters JV With Honda Ahead of Going Public in SPAC Merger

Japan’s Honda Motor Co. said on Tuesday it has signed a joint venture agreement with the U.S. based battery research startup SES Holdings to launch higher density and low-cost lithium-metal batteries for electric vehicles. What Happened Honda said the joint venture will focus on making safe, durable, and higher capacity batteries with lithium-metal anode that…