I need help with the following case study on Honda.
I have also included the questions which supposed to be answer.
1. Are hybrid electrical vehicles a radical innovation or an incremental innovation? Are they competence enhancing or competence destroying, and from whose perspective? How would you answer these questions for fuel cell vehicles?
Hybrid electrical vehicles are a radical innovation because they explore a new technology, they faced high uncertainty when they were launched and even not they face high uncertainty, the features in the hybrid engine are unprecedented and the introduction of hybrid electrical vehicles created a dramatic change that has an impact on the market.
From the perspective of auto makers, hybrid electrical vehicles are competence enhancing. Honda and Toyota were both auto manufacturers and these vehicles have helped reinforce their competencies.
For cell vehicles, the effect will be competence destroying. ...
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