Honda is creating a corporate unit dedicated to electrification

Honda is creating a corporate unit dedicated to electrification

The move to electrify has not been welcomed by automakers in the same way. Some immediately jumped on the electric bandwagon, launching new models and presenting recurring concepts, while others have instead adopted a more cautious approach. Honda is more of the second type, but now Frtry to get by announcing the creation of a new corporate unit dedicated to electricity distribution.

Changes to the company’s organization will take effect on April 1 e they will manage the power distribution efforts in several product lines Honda, including cars and motorcycles. The six regional divisions will be three, with the goal of Honda being more agile and efficient in dealing with problems.

Japanese brand love is to be an important player in the electric vehicle market and for this he said that he has plans 30 types of electricity by 2030. The goal? produce 2 million electric vehicles annually by the end of the decadealthough it is a disadvantage compared to other competitors.

Japanese brands, including Honda, Toyota, Nissan and Mitsubishi, are slowly moving towards electrification although they are not always 100% convinced. Toyotafor example, he rejects the idea that electricity is a last resort e still insists on hydrogen and to other sources of fuel, arguing that they are just as important.

Although he may be right, the market is moving towards more commercially viable technologies, currently electric vehicles. Hydrogen is still not enough and solar energy is still in its infancy. The good news for Japanese manufacturers is that they have the resources to invest in developing electric vehicle technology. And those who may not have it, such as Nissan and Mitsubishi, can instead draw on technologies available thanks toalliance with Renault.



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