American Honda Reports January 2016 Car and Truck Sales; New Civic Leads Honda Division to January Record – PR Newswire (press release)

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TORRANCE, Calif., Feb. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — American Honda Motor Co., Inc. today reported January sales of 100,497 Honda and Acura vehicles, a lessen of 1.7 percent in an unusual month as the industry went through winter weather on the 2 coasts along along with two fewer selling days and one much less weekend break compared to January 2015.  Honda Division set a Brand-new January tape-record along with 90,247 units sold; Honda Automobile sales reached 50,812 while truck sales totaled 39,435 for the month.  Acura sales totaled 10,250 along with sedan sales of 3,570 and trucks reaching 6,680 units in January.

Honda

Despite the rains of El Nino on the West Coast and ice and a crippling snow storm on the Eastern seaboard, along along with two fewer selling days and one much less weekend break as a result of quirks in the calendar, Honda sales crested its previous January tape-record set simply last year, led by the all-Brand-new 2016 Civic Sedan and strongly supported by Accord and HR-V.

  • The Civic demonstrated why it is the newly crowned North American Automobile of the Year along with sales of 26,741, leaping 54.9 percent to set a Brand-new January record.
  • Accord held its own despite the winter challenges along with sales of 20,765 units.
  • HR-V posted sales of 4,177 to additionally defy the unusual month.

“Led by incredibly durable reason for the all-Brand-new Civic, the Honda brand persevered rain, snow and two fewer selling days to short article a durable initial month of the year,” said Jeff Conrad, senior vice president and general manager of the Honda Division. “along with Honda’s durable cadence of Brand-new models throughout 2016 we will certainly go on our energy and continue to be favorable regarding 2016.” 

Acura

With a thick blanket of winter snow covering among the Acura brand’s strongest markets in the Northeastern U.S., Acura sales dimmed slightly in January, however the performance of gateway model ILX defied the challenges.

  • Acura’s gateway luxury sedan, ILX gained a huge 24.3 percent on sales of 1,233 in January

“The blowing snow obscured the truth that Acura’s energy continued in January, along with the 2 sedan and truck sales essentially on track,” said Jon Ikeda, vice president and general manager of the Acura division. “2016 will certainly be an exciting year for Acura along with the 2017 NSX on the method to suggestions celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Acura brand.”

 

American Honda car Sales for January 2016

Month-to-Date

Year-to-Date

January 2016

January 2015

DSR** % Change

MoM % Change

January 2016

January 2015

DSR** % Change

YoY % Change

American Honda Total

100,497

102,184

6.5%

-1.7%

100,497

102,184

6.5%

-1.7%

Total Automobile Sales

54,382

50,015

17.8%

8.7%

54,382

50,015

17.8%

8.7%

Total Truck Sales

46,115

52,169

-4.2%

-11.6%

46,115

52,169

-4.2%

-11.6%

Honda Total Automobile Sales

50,812

45,931

19.8%

10.6%

50,812

45,931

19.8%

10.6%

Honda Total Truck Sales

39,435

44,271

-3.5%

-10.9%

39,435

44,271

-3.5%

-10.9%

Acura Total Automobile Sales

3,570

4,084

-5.3%

-12.6%

3,570

4,084

-5.3%

-12.6%

Acura Total Truck Sales

6,680

7,898

-8.4%

-15.4%

6,680

7,898

-8.4%

-15.4%

Total Domestic Automobile Sales

51,450

49,377

12.9%

4.2%

51,450

49,377

12.9%

4.2%

Honda Division

47,978

45,475

14.3%

5.5%

47,978

45,475

14.3%

5.5%

Acura Division

3,472

3,902

-3.6%

-11.0%

3,472

3,902

-3.6%

-11.0%

Total Domestic Truck Sales

46,115

52,169

-4.2%

-11.6%

46,115

52,169

-4.2%

-11.6%

Honda Division

39,435

44,271

-3.5%

-10.9%

39,435

44,271

-3.5%

-10.9%

Acura Division

6,680

7,898

-8.4%

-15.4%

6,680

7,898

-8.4%

-15.4%

Total Import Automobile Sales

2,932

638

397.9%

359.6%

2,932

638

397.9%

359.6%

Honda Division

2,834

456

573.3%

521.5%

2,834

456

573.3%

521.5%

Acura Division

98

182

-41.7%

-46.2%

98

182

-41.7%

-46.2%

Total Import Truck Sales

0

0

0.0%

0.0%

0

0

0.0%

0.0%

Honda Division

0

0

0.0%

0.0%

0

0

0.0%

0.0%

Acura Division

0

0

0.0%

0.0%

0

0

0.0%

0.0%

   MODEL BREAKOUT BY DIVISION

Honda Division Total

90,247

90,202

8.4%

0.0%

90,247

90,202

8.4%

0.0%

* ACCORD

20,765

21,011

7.1%

-1.2%

20,765

21,011

7.1%

-1.2%

* CIVIC

26,741

18,699

54.9%

43.0%

26,741

18,699

54.9%

43.0%

  CR-Z

192

196

6.1%

-2.0%

192

196

6.1%

-2.0%

  FCX CLARITY

0

0

0.0%

0.0%

0

0

0.0%

0.0%

* FIT

3,095

5,802

-42.2%

-46.7%

3,095

5,802

-42.2%

-46.7%

  INSIGHT

19

223

-90.8%

-91.5%

19

223

-90.8%

-91.5%

  CROSSTOUR

266

661

-56.4%

-59.8%

266

661

-56.4%

-59.8%

* CR-V

19,208

23,211

-10.3%

-17.2%

19,208

23,211

-10.3%

-17.2%

  HR-V

4,177

0

0.0%

0.0%

4,177

0

0.0%

0.0%

  ODYSSEY

7,221

7,870

-0.6%

-8.2%

7,221

7,870

-0.6%

-8.2%

  PILOT

8,561

12,315

-24.7%

-30.5%

8,561

12,315

-24.7%

-30.5%

  RIDGELINE

2

214

-99.0%

-99.1%

2

214

-99.0%

-99.1%

***

Memo: Accord FHEV

71

805

-90.4%

-91.2%

71

805

-90.4%

-91.2%

Memo: Accord PHEV

0

28

-100.0%

-100.0%

0

28

-100.0%

-100.0%

Memo: Civic Hybrid

161

320

-45.5%

-49.7%

161

320

-45.5%

-49.7%

Memo: Match EV

0

0

0.0%

0.0%

0

0

0.0%

0.0%

Acura Division Total

10,250

11,982

-7.3%

-14.5%

10,250

11,982

-7.3%

-14.5%

  ILX

1,233

992

34.7%

24.3%

1,233

992

34.7%

24.3%

  RLX / RL

98

176

-39.7%

-44.3%

98

176

-39.7%

-44.3%

  TL

0

18

-100.0%

-100.0%

0

18

-100.0%

-100.0%

  TLX

2,239

2,892

-16.1%

-22.6%

2,239

2,892

-16.1%

-22.6%

  TSX

0

6

-100.0%

-100.0%

0

6

-100.0%

-100.0%

  MDX

3,576

4,381

-11.6%

-18.4%

3,576

4,381

-11.6%

-18.4%

  RDX

3,104

3,517

-4.4%

-11.7%

3,104

3,517

-4.4%

-11.7%

  ZDX

0

0

0.0%

0.0%

0

0

0.0%

0.0%

***

Memo: ILX Hybrid

0

3

-100.0%

-100.0%

0

3

-100.0%

-100.0%

Memo: RLX Hybrid

18

14

39.3%

28.6%

18

14

39.3%

28.6%

Memo: TSX Wagon

0

0

0.0%

0.0%

0

0

0.0%

0.0%

Selling Days

24

26

24

26

  **** Hybrid

461

1,589

-68.6%

-71.0%

461

1,589

-68.6%

-71.0%

*    Honda and Acura vehicles are gained of domestic & global sourced parts

**   Day-to-day Selling Rate

***  Memo line items are included in the respective model total

**** Hybrid involves FHEV, PHEV, CR-Z, Civic Hybrid, Insight, ILX Hybrid, RLX Hybrid and RLX Sport Hybrid

 

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SOURCE American Honda Motor Co., Inc.

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