Honda Summary Announcements and Exhibits at the 45th Tokyo Motor Show


Honda has strong history of producing an extensive range of products including motorcycles, automobiles, power products and even business jets. Having relationships with 28 million customers worldwide, which has been established through their expanse of product ranges. Such supremacy as a manufacturer and then relationships with their customers is validation that Honda has embodied its passion to “serve people worldwide with the joy of expanding their life’s potential,” which is widely shared beyond the boundaries of countries and time. Honda is further strengthening its automobile global models lineup, which represents only one of Honda’s strengths, as it continues to offer an ever broader range of appealing products to customers all around the world.

In addition, Honda works continuously on the development of a variety of technologies and products that shall contribute towards the accomplishment of a carbon-free society, furthermore good progress is being made in making gasoline-powered more fuel efficient and vehicles cleaner. With regard to automobiles, Honda have expanded their selection of Hybrid vehicles and are continuing to strengthen Hybrid, Plug-in Hybrid and EV models for the future. With innovative products equipped with electrification technologies, Honda continues to strive for an enduring passion to realise the joy of helping people and the joy of driving.



Key Exhibition Models

Honda Sports EV Concept


Honda Sports EV Concept:

Honda's world premiere of the Honda Sports EV Concept, a concept model which combines EV performance and AI (artificial intelligence) the compact body aims to realise the joy of driving, the user may feel a sense of unity with their car.

Honda Sports EV Concept

Honda NeuV:

The Honda NeuV is an EV concept model exploring potential for mobility products with a view to further expand automated driving technologies. NeuV judges the driver’s state of stress based on facial expressions and/or tone of voice providing assistance to the driver to support safer driving, then learning the driver’s lifestyle and preferences, providing suggestions to the particular driver, realising communication between driver and mobility.

žHonda CR-V:

The Honda CR-V is an SUV model appreciated by customers in more than 160 countries worldwide. The lineup of this all-new CR-V includes a series-first Hybrid model equipped with Honda’s original “SPORT HYBRID i-MMD” two-motor Hybrid system, which will be available in front-wheel drive and 4WD variants. A 3-row seating type will be added to the lineup of the petrol model. The all-new CR-V is scheduled to go on sale in Japan in 2018.

žClarity PHEV:

Based on Honda Sport Hybrid i-MMD, the output and capacity of the battery have been increased, and the EV range of more than 100 km was made possible. The Clarity PHEV, a new-generation Plug-in Hybrid model, features an exterior form with low vehicle height, spacious cabin that seats 5 adults and a large-capacity luggage area. The Clarity PHEV is scheduled to go on sale in Japan in summer 2018.

žHonda RoboCas Concept:

The Honda RoboCas Concept is a small-sized electric mobility product created to make people’s dreams and ideas come true. It has differentiated scheme of carrying space options, in addition to a canopy which may be freely combined with a compact-sized vehicle body base which has a driving function.


žHonda Urban EV Concept:

This build was provided on a newly-developed dedicated EV platform, the Honda Urban EV Concept is a concept model which demonstrates the technology and design directions for Honda’s future mass-production EV models. A new model based on this concept will go on sale first in Europe, and then in Japan in 2020.