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 |  Dec 10 2012, 1:01 PM

Advanced diesel engines are one option automakers can turn to for complying with upcoming U.S. fuel-economy standards. German OEMs in particular are the technology’s strongest proponents, but at the opposite end of the Eurasian landmass, Honda is not so bullish.

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 |  Dec 07 2012, 11:01 AM

After the 2012 Civic launched to less than glowing reviews, Honda has subtly changed how it develops vehicles to prevent this embarrassing situation from happening again. The 2013 Civic, as well as the updated Accord midsize sedan prove the company hasn’t completely lost its way.

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 |  Feb 23 2011, 10:20 AM

Honda has decided to follow the lead set by Toyota in making drastic cuts to its board in an effort to streamline the decision making process.

In total, the Honda Motor Co. board has been reduced from 20 member to 12 with one important change being the removal of Tetsuo Iwamura.

Set to take effect later this year, Iwamura will retain his position at the top of American Honda, with the changes made also helping to promote a more hand-on approach by execs in different regions of the world.

That being said, the change may sound like just a switch of titles, but it also speaks volumes about Honda’s interest in the U.S. market by cutting its top man from the company board. Aimed at streamlining the decision making process, that process will no longer reflect as much of what American Honda is interested in.

[Source: Automotive News]