Interesting presser from Honda this week: HONDA LAUNCHES AUTO-MAX RAILCAR FLEET: MORE ENVIRONMENTALLY - RESPONSIBLE PRODUCT DISTRIBUTION WITH INDUSTRY-FIRST FLEET TORRANCE, CA, June 19, 2008 -- Honda has fully deployed its fleet of Auto-MaxÂ® railcars, achieving a significant reduction in the fuel consumption and CO2 emissions associated with its automobile distribution activities in the United States. The 400-car fleet of more space-efficient Auto-Max; railcars is the only such automaker-operated fleet in use in the United States. Including the Auto-Max fleet shipments, American Honda currently transports about 82 percent of its Honda and Acura automobiles across the country by rail, achieving …
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