Honda Automobiles: American Honda Sales Increase 9.0 Percent in May

Posted on 06. Jun, 2014 by in Honda Canada

  • American Honda sets May record for light lorry sales
  • Honda Accord, Civic and CR-V any post double number gains, together offered over 100k units
  • Acura MDX shatters May record, rises light trucks to best May in multiplication history

American Honda Motor Co., Inc. currently reported May 2014 Honda and Acura automobile sales of 152,603 units—an altogether boost of 9.0 percent (5.0 percent formed on a Daily Selling Rate, or DSR*) compared to May 2013, that showed a identical boost vs. a prior year. The Honda Division posted an boost of 9.8 percent with May sales of 137,928 units. Acura multiplication gained 2.2 percent on May sales of 14,675, with light trucks augmenting 32.9 percent for a month on sales of 10,301 units. Year-to-date American Honda sales reached 610,413 units.

On a heels of clever sell sales in a initial 4 months of a year, Accord, Civic and CR-V any surfaced 30,000 units in sprightly May business, mixing for sales of some-more than 100,000 units. The Honda multiplication was adult 9.8 percent altogether in May.

  • Honda light trucks set a new May sales record, offered 57,835 units for a benefit of 2.1 percent 
  • Accord, America’s best-selling sell automobile in a initial entertain of 2014, was adult 19.3 percent in May with 39,637 units sole
  • CR-V, a industry’s many renouned SUV, posted a best May sales ever with 32,430 units sold, an boost of 18.8%
  • Civic also had a clever May, with sales adult 19.2 percent to 36,089 units vs. May 2013

“With open finally in full force opposite a country, Accord, Civic and CR-V are unequivocally starting to bloom,” pronounced Jeff Conrad, Honda multiplication comparison clamp boss and ubiquitous manager. “With a 3 core models out-selling some whole brands and a all-new Fit starting to strike a belligerent subsequent week, a dealers are scheming for complicated patron trade in a entrance months.”

Hot-selling Acura light trucks continued their record-setting pace, mixing to grasp a best May sales in multiplication history. The MDX also posted a best May ever, commanding sales of over 5900 for a month and adult 115.6 percent for a year.  After posting 24 uninterrupted months of record sales, a RDX netted May sales of 4,299 and gaining 3.8 percent for a year. Monthly sales of both a TL and TSX models simulate really parsimonious supply with a expectation of a launch of a all-new 2015 Acura TLX after this year.   

  • Total Acura multiplication sales increasing 2.2 percent over final year on sales of 14,675 units in May
  • Acura trucks led a multiplication with an boost of 32.9 percent on sales of 10,301 for a best-ever May opening   
  • MDX also posted a best May with sales adult 115.6 percent on sales of 5,997 units

“Acura light trucks continue to surpass even a high expectations, with a MDX posting another record boost in May,” pronounced Mike Accavitti, Acura multiplication comparison clamp boss and ubiquitous manager. “As dealers and business anxiously wait a all-new TLX, it’s good to see models like a ILX carrying one of a improved months and sketch a new, younger patron to a Acura brand.”

*The daily offered rate (DSR) is distributed with 27 days for May 2014 and 26 days for May 2013. Year-to-date, a DSR is distributed with 128 days for 2014 and 127 days for 2013. All other percentages in recover are unadjusted; see list for practiced DSR figures.

# # #

Tags: ,

Comments are closed.