Created on Tuesday, 04 March 2014 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
American Honda Motor Co. Inc. reports February of Honda and Acura vehicles hit 100,405 units. Acura light trucks bucked the February trend, gaining 29.8 percent for the month on sales of 7,482 units. The Honda Division recorded sales of 88,860.
Even as the mainstream U.S. auto market slowed from a year ago, 2013 best-sellers Accord, Civic and CR-V earned sales of more than 20,000 units each in February, while Odyssey continued to pull in positive numbers.
Odyssey sales were up 4.6 percent with 8.945 units sold while CR-V rose 0.4 percent on sales of 20,759 units.
“With the overall market catching its breath we’re pleased that core models like Accord, Civic and CR-V each continue to gain more than 20,000 new customers each month,” said John Mendel, executive vice president of automobile sales at American Honda. “It just shows once again that when quality and value are baked into the product, consumers will beat a path to your door.”
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