Honda’s New Development Chief Aims to Re-inject Excitement

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Honda’s New Development Chief Aims to Re-inject Excitement
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However, there are signs that Honda is trying to re-capture the “je ne said quoi” that marked the company and its products a generation ago. It’s new North American development boss, Erik Berkman, who spearheaded the introduction of the popular 2004 Acura TL, is putting together a plan designed to help Honda restore its reputation. Continue Reading...

Honda Plants Remain Closed, R&D To Be Rebuilt After Massive Damage

Honda Plants Remain Closed, R&D To Be Rebuilt After Massive Damage
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Honda‘s manufacturing plants will remain closed, while the heart of their company, the research & development facility in Tochigi, Japan, will undergo months of repairs after being severely damaged by the earthquake that devastated Japan earlier in March. Honda originally planned to keep their plants closed until March 27th but has decided to extend the closures until… Continue Reading...

Porsche To Hire 100 Engineers, Likely For Hybrid R&D

Porsche To Hire 100 Engineers, Likely For Hybrid R&D
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Porsche is going on a hiring blitz, looking to recruit 100 engineers for its Weissach research center, ostensibly to help shore up ranks for the expected hybrid car blitz that was alluded to at the Los Angeles Auto Show. Porsche’s official press release (posted below the jump) directly mentions that engineers will be able to… Continue Reading...
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