Honda (本田) is a Japanese manufacturer of cars, trucks and motorcycles. They also make ATVs, generators, marine engines, and lawn and garden equipment.
Honda was founded in 1948 and the company took the name of its founder, Ishiro Honda. They began by manufacturing engines to power bicycles.
Honda is headquartered in Tokyo. Their shares trade on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, the New York Stock Exchange, as well as exchanges in Osaka, Nagoya, Sapporo, Kyoto, Fukuoka, London, Paris, and Switzerland.