Among the latest additions to the Honda lineup is the Honda Elevate, available at a price range of ₹ 11.57 Lakh to ₹ 16.39 Lakh.
Honda has in total of 4 cars of which, there are 1 SUV, 3 Sedan. Apart from these, there are a few upcoming models of Honda that are about to launch i.e. WR-V 2023, Space-Hub, HR-V, Prologue, Vezel etc.
Honda has over 615 sales outlets and 299 service stations across India.
Honda is one of the most popular and innovative automobile manufacturers in the world. The company has a long and rich history of producing cars, motorcycles, and other products that have revolutionized the mobility industry. In this blog post, we will explore the origins, achievements, and vision of Honda, and how it became a global leader in automotive technology.
Honda was founded by Soichiro Honda, a Japanese engineer and entrepreneur who had a passion for automobiles and innovation. Soichiro started his career as a mechanic, tuning cars and racing them. He later established his own company, Tokai Seiki, which produced piston rings for Toyota. However, during World War II, his factories were bombed and destroyed, forcing him to sell his assets to Toyota.
After the war, Soichiro saw an opportunity to create a cheap and reliable mode of transportation for the masses. He attached a small engine to a bicycle frame, creating the first Honda motorcycle. He then founded Honda Motor Co., Ltd. in 1948, with the vision of providing "the joy of expanding people's potential through technology". He recruited talented engineers and designers and invested heavily in research and development.
The Rise of Honda
Honda quickly became the world's largest motorcycle manufacturer, producing innovative models such as the Super Cub, the CB750, and the Gold Wing. The company also entered the automobile market in 1963, with the launch of the T360 mini-truck and the S500 sports car. Honda's cars were known for their fuel efficiency, reliability, and performance, as well as their advanced features such as CVCC engines, VTEC systems, and hybrid technology.
Honda also expanded its global presence, establishing factories and subsidiaries in various countries such as the USA, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Thailand, India, Vietnam, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Argentina, Spain, UK, Pakistan, Taiwan, China, and more. The company also created a luxury brand, Acura, in 1986, to compete with other premium automakers. Some of the most successful Honda cars include the Civic, the Accord, the CR-V, the Odyssey, the Fit/Jazz, and the NSX.
Honda's first car, the N360, gained popularity for its compact size and fuel efficiency. Honda is recognized for its engineering excellence and iconic models such as the Civic, Accord, and CR-V. The brand is also a pioneer in hybrid technology with models like the Honda Insight and Honda Clarity.
Some upcoming cars to expect from Honda in the near future are:
|Expected Launch Date
|Honda Brio 2050
|January 31, 2050
|June 1, 2026
|November 1, 2024
|October 1, 2024
Yes, Honda is providing many electric car models for its customers. Most popular ones are:
|Honda City Hybrid eHEV