November 2016

Honda announces $53 million investment in Ohio facilities

(November 1, 2016) Honda has announced new investment of $53 million for the construction of two buildings on its Central Ohio campus that will house information technology operations and market quality operations for Honda in North America.

The 38,000-square foot Ohio Data Center will join a similar facility near Denver, Colorado, in housing key information technologies for Honda, increasing secure data storage capabilities in North America.

Chevy Camaro conquers the quarter mile

(November 1, 2016) PAHRUMP, Nev. — For 50 years, the Camaro and the quarter-mile have stuck together like a drag slick on a well-prepped starting line, and Chevrolet is pushing that winning legacy forward with the new Camaro SS Drag Race Development Program and the 2017 COPO Camaro.

The Camaro SS Drag Race Development Program explores the quarter-mile capability of the Gen Six Camaro with concept parts designed to support 10-second elapsed times in a production-based model. The COPO Camaro offers the first look at the factory-built race car program for 2017.

Santa Fast — Hyundai, Bisimoto build 1,075 hp Santa Fe for SEMA

(October 31, 2016) FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif. — Hyundai Motor America and Bisimoto have again partnered for the SEMA show in Las Vegas this week, this time developing a 1,075 horsepower, rear-drive “Santa-Fast” SUV. Bisimoto is well-renowned for awe-inspiring street, show and race vehicles.