Team Honda Activates 20,000 Volunteers In Community Service Across Region

Team Honda Activates 20,000 Volunteers in Community Service Across Region

More than 20,000 volunteers across North America are participating in Honda's second annual Week of Service, in which Honda associates, dealers and suppliers will conduct more than 425 volunteer service activities in 43 states, as well as Canada and Mexico, to make a positive impact in their communities. The Week of Service coincides with Honda's Founder's Day, marking the establishment of the first Honda business operation in North America on June 11, 1959.

"Through this coordinated week of volunteer projects across North America, we are reinforcing the Team Honda spirit of working together to make a difference in the communities where we live and work," said Rick Schostek, Executive Vice President, Honda North America, Inc. "Honda is incredibly proud to provide the opportunity for our associates, dealers and suppliers to give their time to make a positive impact in the communities we all call home."

Trip Pitches ‘walk Across Three Prefectures In Three Steps'

Trip pitches ‘walk across three prefectures in three steps'Ever been in three places at once? That may not be possible, but a location here offers the next best thing--where you can “walk across three prefectures in just three steps.”
That’s the slogan for a “cross-border” stamp-collecting campaign designed to attract tourists to a point where three prefectures in the northern Kanto region converge.

Snow, Frigid Temps Forecasted To Continue Across Japan

Snow, frigid temps forecasted to continue across JapanThere was no letup in Japan's snowy spell on Jan. 16 as frigid temperatures gripped the country, with the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) projecting continued snowfall until the winter pressure system weakens on the afternoon of Jan. 17.
The agency warned of damage to transportation systems and icy roads, and called on people to exercise caution when clearing snow.

Salad Of Grilled Seasonal Veggies In Colors Across The Spectrum

Salad of grilled seasonal veggies in colors across the spectrumToyoo Tamamura knows the importance of healthy living and a good diet. In his early 40s, the essayist suffered from health problems caused by overwork and stress. He threw up blood and was also afflicted by transfusion-associated hepatitis.
While he was recuperating in Karuizawa, Nagano Prefecture, where he had moved from Tokyo, he visited a friend’s apple orchard with his wife and was struck by the view from the farm of undulating mountains and the expanse of fields.

New Euro-inspired 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback Arrives From Across The Pond

New Euro-Inspired 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback Arrives from Across the PondArriving in showrooms starting next Monday, the striking 2017 Civic Hatchback joins the 2016 Civic Sedan and Coupe as the third body style in the 10th-generation Civic lineup. Combining Euro-inspired styling and 5-door hatchback versatility with world-class driving dynamics and Honda direct-injected turbo engine technology, the Civic Hatchback is designed for buyers seeking an even more expressive, sporty and versatile Civic. The 2017 Civic Hatchback will begin to arrive at dealers Monday with a starting manufacturer's suggested retail price of $19,7001 for the LX with 6-speed manual transmission.

Sony Xperia X Released, In Stock Across Europe

Sony Xperia X released, in stock across EuropeToday marks Sony Xperia X launch day. The handset is now available to buy across the Sony Mobile Store in Europe. In the UK, the Xperia X has three colours available (Black, White and Rose Gold) for £459.00 – no Lime Gold option is present right now. In Germany, the handset will cost €599 with all four colour options available.

Revamped My Mazda Platforms Launched Across Europe

Revamped My Mazda platforms launched across EuropeMazda has completed the roll-out of its revamped My Mazda platform across Europe for private owners of its vehicles. Highlights of the new edition, which consists of a website and free mobile app, include single sign-on access to all features, new vehicle and service information functions, and a sleeker design.

Shopkeeper Cat Attracts Visitors From Across Japan With Its 'lucky Eyebrows'

Shopkeeper cat attracts visitors from across Japan with its 'lucky eyebrows'A cat "working" at a small tobacco shop here is attracting visitors from across Japan for her reputed ability to bestow good fortune thanks to her "lucky eyebrows."
The cat's name is Hachi, Japanese for "eight," inspired by the black markings on her forehead which look like the Chinese character for the number eight. The number eight is regarded as lucky in Japan.

Severe Weather Across Japan January 2016

Severe weather across Japan January 2016Heavy snowfall and high winds are wreaking havoc in northern and western Japan.
Weather warnings for the area are in effect.
In Hokkaido and other regions, up to 90 centimeters of snow have fallen over the past 24 hours.

Honda Uk Prices Increased Across Entire Range

Honda UK Prices Increased Across Entire RangeHonda UK has announced a 2,3% average price spike for its entire car range, coming into effect on December 1, for the HR-V, and from January 4, for the Civic 5d and Tourer, CR-V and Jazz.
The Japanese manufacturer wanted to stress the fact that the UK market has changed substantially in the past 24 months and that since January 2014, prices haven't gone up for Honda products as they have for their rivals - with one competitor increasing prices by 3% in the last 12 months alone.