HONDA: Sedans a drag yet Acura advances

HONDA: Sedans a drag yet Acura advances

Honda
American Honda's light trucks posted their best-ever U.S. sales for October, up 6.5 percent from a year ago. Photo credit: DAVID PHILLIPS American Honda saw strong U.S. sales in October from its Acura brand, but a 14 percent drop in overall car sales pulled the company's volume down by 4.1 percent to 122, 182. Acura sales were bolstered by the all-new 2019 midsize RDX, helping the brand's light trucks set a new October sales record, up 15 percent. The freshened Honda Pilot's sales jumped 31 percent, marking the midsize crossover's best October on record. American Honda's light trucks posted their best-ever October sales, up 6.5 percent from a year ago. Sales of the midsize Honda Accord sedan slipped 11 percent, while the compact Civic, even with a refreshed 2019 model that went on sale Oct. 10, saw its sales fall 26 percent year-over-year. For the first 10 months of the year, American Honda's sales are down 2.2 percent from the same period in 2017. Brands: Honda down 5.3%, Acura up 7.3% Notable nameplates: Accord down 11%, Civic down 26%, Honda CR-V up 0.2%, Honda Odyssey up 15%, Pilot up 31%, RDX up 75%, ....


Leave a Reply

* Copy This Password *

* Type Or Paste Password Here *