Honda is a Japanese multinational corporation primarily known as a manufacturer of automobiles, motorcycles, and power equipment. The company was founded in 1948 by Soichiro Honda. Honda is the world's largest manufacturer of internal combustion engines measured by volume, producing more than 14 million internal combustion engines each year. Honda is known for producing a wide range of vehicles, from small city cars to large family vehicles and luxury cars. Some of Honda's most popular models include the Civic, Accord, and CR-V. Honda is also a pioneer in the field of hybrid and electric vehicles and have several models available in that segment.