General Motors (GM) and Honda have announced an expansion of the partnership between the two brands in the North American market. While the two were already collaborating on introducing two new all-electric vehicles, they will now also share platforms and internal combustion engines and work together on R&D and technology.
- Honda and GM expand partnership significantly
- To share platforms, engines and electrified powertrains
- Partnership unlikely to affect India
The first model from this new alliance is still a while away as engineering work will begin in early 2021. Neither company has stated which models will be shared, though the MoU signed states that they will collaborate on a variety of segments.
Honda and GM also plan to share research and development, and engineering costs for select future co-developed vehicles and propulsion platforms. The latter includes…