Major Japan Subsidiaries
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
Responsibilities: Manufacture, sale, lease and repair of automobiles, motorcycles
and power products. Honda Finance Co., Ltd.
Responsibilities: Financing for the sale and leasing of Honda products.
Honda Trading Corporation
Responsibilities: Import and export of parts for Honda products.
Honda R&D Co., Ltd.
Responsibilities: Technical research and development work for Honda products.
Honda Engineering Co., Ltd.
Responsibilities: Manufacture and sales of machine tools, equipment and production techniques, including plant layout.
Honda Access Corp.
Responsibilities: Manufacture and sales of Honda special accessories for motorcycles, automobiles and power products.
• Tama Tech • Suzuka Circuit • Twin Ring Motegi
1961 1962 1997
Three corporations were merged in June 2006 under Mobilityland Corporation. Responsibilities: Operation of amusement parks and racing circuits.
Honda Soltec Co., Ltd.
Responsibilities: Manufacture and sales of Honda thin-film solar cells.
Honda R&D Co., Ltd.
Operation Automobile R&D Center (Wako)
Established July 1960
Responsibilities: Design, prototype fabrication and testing of automobile engines. Comprehensive development of new materials and electronics. Interior and
exterior design of automobiles. Automobile R&D Center (Tochigi)
Responsibilities: Research and development for automobiles.
Motorcycle R&D Center
Responsibilities: Research and development for motorcycles.
Power Product R&D Center
Responsibilities: Research and development for power products.
Fundamental Technology Research Center
Responsibilities: Basic technical research for the future, such as environmental issues, electronics, biotechnology and new materials.
Aircraft Engine R&D Center
Responsibilities: Design and development of aviation engines.
Automobile R&D Center (Tochigi Proving Ground)
Responsibilities: Testing of automobiles, motorcycles and power products.
Automobile R&D Center (Takasu Proving Ground)
Responsibilities: Testing of Honda products, including cold weather testing.