Honda Silicon Valley Lab (HSVL) is an open innovation lab. HSVL serves as the catalyst to accelerate Honda’s global information technology (IT) research and development (R&D). We understand that every revolutionary company starts with a dream and a dreamer. HSVL partners with talented entrepreneurs and tech companies to create cutting edge products and services for a superior customer experience. HSVL is located in the heart of Silicon Valley: Mountain View, CA.

Honda Xcelerator

Honda Xcelerator empowers breakthrough innovators to transform the automotive experience.

Honda Developer Studio

Honda Developer Studio gives you unprecendented access to information and resources to develop your app.


HSVL efforts are currently focused on the Connected Vehicle, Human Machine Interface (HMI), Big Data and Apps/Content.


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Honda Opens New Silicon Valley Facility to Advance Connected Mobility

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif, U.S.A., July 23, 2015 – Honda today marked the opening of its new Silicon Valley R&D facility, using the occasion to unveil a refreshed 2016 Accord featuring Honda’s first application of Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™. Honda also announced a new open innovation R&D initiative, Honda Xcelerator, which will provide resources to breakthrough technology innovators to help rapidly develop prototypes with the potential to transform the automotive experience.

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