Technology Picture Book

Power Products Technology

Pleasant and Invigorating Acceleration BLAST (Boosted Low Speed Torque)

BLAST maximizes torque for full-throttle acceleration by controlling the air-fuel ratio, while determining ignition timing near knocking limits through spark-advance control.

Fueled by Home-use Butane Gas Canister Pianta Mini-Tiller

This led to the development of the Pianta Mini-Tiller, powered by home-use gas canisters readily purchased, used and stored.

Clean Exhaust and Highly Economical Engine for Handheld Equipment 360-degree-inclinable 4-Stroke Engine

The GX25 was developed to be “the world’s lightest,”“360-degree-inclinable” engine with “outstanding environmental performance,” and was not only smaller and lighter than its predecessor, but realized class-leading fuel economy and low-oil consumption.

Producing electricity and heat from natural gas with high energy efficiency
Household Gas Engine Cogeneration Unit

Featuring Honda-developed gas engine and compact generator technologies, Honda’s cogeneration unit produces both household electricity and heat from natural gas, resulting in the highly effective use of energy.

EXlink (Extended Expansion Linkage Engine)

By using expansion and exhaust strokes that are longer than the intake and compression strokes, EXlink achieves much greater thermal efficiency than a conventional engine.

Not all technologies depicted are used in all markets.

Page Top

Honda Worldwide site

Home | Site Map | Site Index | About this Site

Copyright, Honda Motor Co., Ltd. and its subsidiaries and affiliates. All Rights Reserved.