Honda’s May sales up 9 percent compared to 2013


American Honda Motor Co. Inc. today reports May 2014 Honda and Acura vehicle sales of 152,603 units — an overall increase of 9.0 percent compared to May 2013, which showed a similar increase vs. the previous year. 

The Honda Division posted an increase of 9.8 percent with May sales of 137,928 units. Acura division gained 2.2 percent on May sales of 14,675, with light trucks increasing 32.9 percent for the month on sales of 10,301 units. 

Year-to-date American Honda sales reached 610,413 units.

On the heels of strong retail sales for Honda in the first four months of the year, Accord, Civic and CR-V each topped 30,000 units in brisk May business, combining for sales of more than 100,000 units.