GM, Honda To Co-Develop Next-Gen Fuel Cell Technologies

General Motors Vice Chairman Steve Girsky (left) and Honda North America President Tetsuo Iwamura announce a long-term, definitive master agreement to co-develop next-generation fuel cell system and hydrogen storage technologies, aiming for the 2020 time frame Tuesday, July 2, 2013 in New York, New York. GM and Honda are acknowledged leaders in fuel cell technology and rank No. 1 and No. 2, respectively, in total fuel cell patents filed between 2002 and 2012, with more than 1,200 between them. (General Motors and Honda News Photo)