Offering "power that helps people get things done during all stages of life," Honda power products continue to help enhance the daily lives of people around the world with a broad lineup of products now produced at 11 plants in 9 countries. In recent years, Honda has been producing water pumps such as the WB series in Thailand and China and introduced them to markets across a broad range of countries. Moreover, the GP series general purpose engines, developed by Honda especially for the low-price light-duty engine market in emerging countries, are now in production in China.
Production line for the WB20XT general-purpose engine pump (Thailand)
Honda's snow throwers are aimed at achieving a proper balance of friendliness towards man and nature through the pursuit of outstanding ease of operation and environmental performance.Honda is hard at work on a series of new small snow throwers equipped with a cross-auger mechanism that uses its excellent snow removal capability even to handle packed snow.Also in the works is the HSL2511 large snow thrower, the world's first gasoline-powered snow thrower equipped with an electronic fuel injection system and featuring a one-of-a kind auger assist function---a mechanism that puts the snow-removal skills of experts into the hands of less experienced users.
HSL2511 large snow thrower
Worldwide power products unit sales
(Jan.–Dec. 2013) (scale: thousands)
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Gaining strong support for their ease of use and the beautiful finish of the cut grass, Honda lawnmowers are the tool of choice in many homes in North America and Europe.
As a leading innovator in 4-stroke outboard engines, Honda offers a wide array of products designed for outstanding levels of dynamic and environmental performance.
Honda general purpose engines have demonstrated excellent performance in fuel efficiency, power output and durability. Especially popular are the GX series engines, now surpassing cumulative production of 40 million units.
Honda offers a wide variety of tillers that customers can choose from according to their needs and work environment.
Honda generators are used to meet a diverse range of needs, such as outdoor recreation and emergency power during electrical outages.
In addition to its lineup of generators and tillers powered by handy home-use butane canisters, Honda recently developed the EU15iGP generator running on low-pressure LPG and started supplying them to companies that market LPG appliances.