Acura Automobiles: More Than Half of Acura’s U.S. Vehicle Sales in Brand’s 30-year History Have Been Made in North America

Posted on 17. Mar, 2016 by in Acura Canada

  • Acura outlines twenty years of U.S. prolongation in 2016
  • More than 98 percent of Acura models done in America in 2015  

With Acura set to symbol a 30th anniversary on Mar 27, 2016, a Acura code currently announced that some-more than 50 percent of a brand’s accumulative sales given a brand’s pregnancy in 1986 have been done in North America.

Acura vehicles were initial constructed in a segment in Feb 1996 (1997 Acura CL Coupe) during a East Liberty, Ohio automobile plant, creation Acura a initial general oppulance nameplate to make automobiles in America. Since then, Acura has done some-more than 2.6 million cars and SUVs in North America on accumulative U.S. sales of 4.2 million vehicles.

“Acura was innate in America 30 years ago and a U.S. roots run really low with many poignant vehicles grown and built in this region,” pronounced Tom Shoupe, executive clamp boss and COO of Honda of America, Mfg., Inc.  “Our prolongation teams are unapproachable to have played such a vast purpose in a story of a Acura code and with sequence prolongation of a NSX about to begin, a associates are some-more focused than ever on delivering pointing crafted opening to a Acura customers.”

The 2017 Acura NSX is set to turn a fourth Acura car built exclusively in America, to be constructed during a new, dedicated Performance Manufacturing Center (PMC) in Marysville, Ohio, with a singular mix of tellurian craftsmanship and modernized technology. With hearing prolongation scarcely finish and sequence prolongation scheduled to start this spring, this world-class prolongation trickery employs groundbreaking techniques in weld, physique construction, physique painting, final public and peculiarity acknowledgment to safeguard a top levels of pointing and craftsmanship. Further, a NSX’s 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged V-6 engine is palm fabricated by master builders during a circuitously Anna, Ohio engine plant.

Acura produces a ILX and TLX sedans and a RDX five-passenger SUV in Ohio, and a MDX seven-passenger oppulance SUV in Alabama. Starting in 2017, a Acura MDX will be twin sourced from a company’s Lincoln, Alabama and East Liberty, Ohio plants. The Alliston, Ontario plant in Canada also before built Acura vehicles, including a initial era of a Acura MDX.

Since building a 1997 Acura CL Coupe, a series of Acura models have been designed and grown with care from a company’s North American RD operations, including a stream Acura TLX, all 3 generations of a Acura MDX and a 2017 Acura NSX.

Acura products are built regulating domestic and globally sourced parts.

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About Acura
Acura is a heading automotive oppulance nameplate that delivers Precision Crafted Performance by modernized product pattern and innovative technologies. On Mar 27, 2016, Acura will applaud a 30th anniversary of a launch as a initial oppulance nameplate from a Japanese automaker. Nearly 98 percent of a products Acura sole in America in 2015 were built in America regulating domestic and globally sourced parts.

The Acura lineup facilities 5 particular models – a RLX oppulance flagship sedan, a TLX opening oppulance sedan, a ILX competition sedan, a 5-passenger RDX oppulance crossover SUV, and a seven-passenger Acura MDX, America’s all-time best-selling three-row oppulance SUV. This spring, Acura will launch a next-generation, electrified NSX supercar as a new and apex countenance of Acura Precision Crafted Performance

 

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