DEDICATED DESIGN CENTERS
Honda and Acura operate separate and independently dedicated design centers in California for product design.
R&D BY AMERICAN ASSOCIATES
Honda associates in America led the R&D of 33 car and light truck models, 50 power equipment products, 37 powersports products, and the HondaJet.
DESIGNING EVS IN AMERICA
Honda associates at the Honda and Acura design studios in California led the design styling of our two new full electric vehicles, the 2024 Honda Prologue and 2024 Acura ZDX.
WORLD’S MOST ADVANCED WIND TUNNEL
Honda’s new $124 million wind tunnel facility, Honda Automotive Laboratories of Ohio, is the world’s most advanced wind tunnel, offering three state-of-the-art testing functions in one location: aerodynamics, aeroacoustics, and racing. The facility will play a key role in Honda’s electrified future.
Last year alone, Honda associates in the U.S. were issued 209 global patents including in the mechanical, electrical and chemical fields.
Honda Performance Development, Inc., established in 1993 and located in Santa Clarita, California, is the technical operations center for Honda's high-performance racing program. The facility houses comprehensive engine design, engineering development, preparation, rebuilding and inspection areas, transit-style dynamometer test cells, machine shop, parts center and administrative support facilities.