Acura Automobiles: American Honda Reports May Sales Results

Posted on 01. Jun, 2016 by in Acura Canada

With dual fewer offered days this May contra a year ago, American Honda Motor Co., Inc. currently reported May sales of 147,108 units, a year-over-year decrease of 4.8 percent. However, year-to-date American Honda sales of 653,640 units are adult 5.7 percent contra year-ago formula as a association stays on lane for a second true year of record-setting sales.

With offset direct for Honda cars and light trucks, a Honda code confirmed a lead over final year’s all-time record results. Year-to-date Honda code sales are adult 7.1 percent over 2015 formula to 585,998 Honda cars and light trucks. May sales were down 2.9 percent to 133,547 units following a five-month widen of year-over-year gains dating behind to Dec 2015.

  • The 10th-generation Civic continues to lead a compress shred with a seventh true month of year-over-year sales gains, adult 2.7 percent to 35,396 in May.
  • HR-V posted quite clever May sales of 7,392 units, a 15.8 percent benefit over final year as consumer recognition and reserve of a renouned subcompact crossover continue to strengthen.
  • On a daily offered rate basis, Honda saw certain results, with sum sales adult 5.2 percent and certain gains for Civic, adult 11.2 percent; Accord adult 6.9 percent; HR-V, adult 25.5 percent; Odyssey, adult 3.1 percent; and Pilot, adult 3.6 percent.

“We continue to see plain direct for Honda cars and light trucks, and all indicators indicate to a clever summer offered deteriorate for Honda,” pronounced Jeff Conrad, comparison clamp boss and ubiquitous manager of a Honda Division. “With a offset lineup and an all-new Ridgeline pickup and restyled and reengineered 2017 Accord Hybrid rising this summer, we sojourn bullish on a prospects for a third uninterrupted yearly sales record for a Honda brand.”

Coming off a successful sell-down of a effusive 2016 RDX SUV and confronting informal shortfalls in inventories of a MDX seven-passenger SUV, Acura posted a 20.4 percent decrease in May formula on sales of 13,561 Acura cars and SUVs.

“Inventory issues and a severe marketplace for oppulance sedan sales took a breeze out of a sails in May, though with a fad of a NSX now entrance to marketplace and a restyled and significantly rested 2017 MDX nearing after this month we demeanour to continue a expansion this summer,” pronounced Jon Ikeda, clamp boss and ubiquitous manager of a Acura division.

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