General Honda down memory lane- Picture say a thousand words.

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    American Honda HQ building,Torrance, California, opened in 1990

    AOCUK_American_Honda_HQ_building,Torrance,_California,_(opened_in_1990).

    American Honda shortly after establishment 1959

    AOCUK_American_Honda_shortly_after_establishment_(1959).

    Honda A-Type auxiliary bicycle engine aka BataBata

    AOCUK_Honda_A-Type_auxiliary_bicycle_engine.

    Yamashita Plant, Hamamatsu, Japan circa 1952

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    American Honda - Holiday in Japan programme 1961
    Inviting top selling dealers and their spouses to Japan. One of many events American Honda initiated as part of its promotional campaign.

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    American Honda Dealership (1960s)
    AOCUK_American_Honda_Dealership_(1960s).

    Conveyor belt mass-production process for the D-Type

    AOCUK_Conveyor_belt_mass-production_process_for_the_D-Type_.

    First overseas race by a Japanese rider on a Japanese motorcycle - São Paulo City fourth centennial celebration international motor race
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    German Grand Prix - Honda's début F1 race 1964

    AOCUK_German_Grand_Prix__-_Hondas_initial_F1_race_(1964).

    Honda Dream D-Type

    AOCUK_Honda_Dream_D-Type.

    John Surtees (left) winning the Italian Grand Prix 1967

    AOCUK_John_Surtees_(left)_winning_the_Italian_Grand_Prix_(1967).

    Machining the A-Type engine at the Noguchi Plant 1948
    AOCUK_Machining_the_A-Type_engine_at_the_Noguchi_Plant_(1948).

    Richie Ginther's with Yoshio Nakamura (Team Director) celebrating Honda first win at the Mexican Grand Prix 1965

    AOCUK_Richie_Ginthers_victory_for_Honda_at_the_Mexican_Grand_Prix_(1965).

    President of Honda Kiyoshi Kawashima riding Dream E-Type at the Suzuka Circuit 1992
    In July 1951, Kawashima tested the Dream E-Type, for which he designed the engine, by riding it over Hakone mountain pass.
    AOCUK_Kiyoshi_Kawashima_riding_Dream_E-Type_at_the_Suzuka_Circuit_(1992).
     
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