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Honda FCX Clarity pace car headed to Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

IndyCar pace vehicles don't have to be gas-gulping, rubber-laying muscle cars. In fact, pace cars can be green machines. Take, for example, the hydrogen-fueled Honda FCX Clarity, which will assume pace car duties at the 2011 Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg in late March.

Video: LA Times tries out the latest Honda home hydrogen station

Honda next-generation solar hydrogen station – Click above for high-res image gallery

White House Correspondents Assoc to get gas free transport from Honda, Chevrolet

As the White House Correspondents Association gathers in the nation's capitol this weekend to celebrate its coverage (such as it is) of the government, many of them will be shuttled around in gasoline free vehicles. Honda has stepped up to the plate with a fleet of vehicles that includes mostly the natural gas fueled Civic GX, but also a fuel cell powered Sam Abuelsamid

Honda unveils new solar-powered hydrogen generating and fueling station

Honda next-generation solar hydrogen station – Click above for high-res image gallery

Canadian Olympic hockey team captain gets Honda FCX Clarity

The latest lessee of one of Honda's FCX Clarity fuel cell sedans is Scott Niedermayer. As captain of both the Anaheim Ducks of the NHL and the Canadian Olympic hockey team, Niedermayer is the first athlete to get one of the hydrogen-powered Hondas. The hockey star currently lives in Orange County near Los Angeles, making him eligible

Honda CEO Takanobu Ito talks green car strategies

Honda is a green automaker by design. From the very beginning, Honda has sought out ways to reduce size, weight and efficiency, and, after reading an interchange between Autocar and Honda CEO Takanobu ITO, it doesn't seem likely this will change any time soon. The first interesting tidbit that caught our attention is Ito's assertion that Honda's "European sales people are largely to blame" for Toyota overtaking Honda as the green a

Honda FCX clarity arrives in Europe, but only for the media

2009 Honda FCX Clarity - Click above for high-res image gallery

Honda still plans 200 FCX Clarity leases, showroom sales by 2015

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Edmunds spends a few days with the Honda FCX Clarity

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Honda: Fuel cells offer "the ultimate zero-emission car"

Honda FCX Clarity - Click above for high-res image gallery

Q'orianka Kilcher trades in her old Honda FCX for a new Clarity

With the two-year lease up on her first generation Honda FCX fuel cell car, actress and environmentalist Q'orianka Kilcher has decided to trade up to the latest model. Kilcher this week took delivery of a new FCX Clarity in Santa Monica California. The only cars that the 19 year old Kilcher has ever had are the two hydrogen powered Hondas, so she proclaims that she has never pumped a single ga

Honda pulls out of Frankfurt Motor Show to save costs

It's looking like all auto shows are going to be feeling the pinch of a shrinking auto market including the mighty Frankfurt Motor Show. Honda has joined Nissan by pulling out of this fall's event in Germany in order to save money. Earlier this year, Nissan announced that it would only participate in one auto show on each continent -- Geneva, Tokyo and Los Angeles -- and although Honda hasn't made such a sweeping announcement yet, it

World Green Car of the Year Finalists announced: iMiEV, iQ and FCX Clarity

The Mitsubishi i-MiEV, the Honda FCX Clarity and the Toyota iQ were named the top three contenders for the World Green Car of the Year award that will be announced during the

Green Car Journal picks 5 nominees for Green Car Vision award

Having honored the VW Jetta TDI as the Green Car of the Year at last month's LA Auto Show, the editors at Green Car Journal are not done with awards just yet. Next up they will be selecting a winner for the Green Car Vision award. The nominees go beyond ordinary concepts and are either current low volume production units, in fleet tests or are in development for production in the near future. The nominees are the M

Honda starts FCX leases in Japan, kids targeted

Deliveries of the US-spec FCX Clarity took place back in July and since then plenty of celebrities and excited hydrogen fuel cell advocates have been leasing the vehicles in Southern California. Honda has long planned to also offer the FCX Clarity in Japan, but it wasn't until today that anyo

Jamie Lee Curtis receives her Honda FCX Clarity

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