A new type of lithium ion battery produced by Blue Energy, a joint venture between GS Yuasa and Honda, known as the EHW5, will be used in the new model high-class sedan, the Honda Accord Hybrid, which will go on sale from May 26.GS
It has come to light that Honda has discontinued manufacture of its sole PHV, the Accord Plugin Hybrid, in March. It began leasing the model in Japan in June 2013 but sales failed to grow and now it is being discontinued.
On April 8, American Honda revealed that it will discontinue production of their Crosstour for the US market. Honda stated, “The 2015 Crosstour will be the final model as we will be ceasing its production from 2016.”