[home][rumors and news][model release matrix][dealer network][desktop calendar][exhaust notes][tov forums][links][search][sponsors][garage][login]

Tire Rack Upgrade Garage
 Search for a Dealer:
 Canadian Flag US Flag
 Honda Acura
 ZIP  
Acura
There are currently no active Acura promotions
Honda
There are currently no active Honda promotions
American Honda reports strong sales numbers for September 2017
More.......................
Honda will be showing a Sports EV Concept at the 2017 Tokyo Motor Show
More.......................
The 1.5T in the 2018 Accord has VTEC!
More.......................
Honda Urban EV Concept unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show
More.......................
American Honda Reports August 2017 Auto Sales
More.......................
Some Civic Type Rs are overheating on track
More.......................
Spied on the STREET! Next Gen RDX
More.......................
Acura Reveals Striking New Design for 2018 Acura RLX; Debut Set for Monterey Automotive Week
More.......................
Accord --> Re: Accord 2.0T vs Camry V6 - MT Oct 2017
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Subaruing it in Seattle
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Honda DOHC 3.0L V6?
Join Discussion......
TSX --> Re: Sudden problems.
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Kia Stinger - RWD
Join Discussion......
Type R --> Re: Cheaper Type-R model on the way
Join Discussion......
Accord --> Re: 2018 Honda Accord Reviews
Join Discussion......
Photoshops --> Re: Accord Sport Wagon
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Any hope of the J37 V6 ever coming back?
Join Discussion......
Today's Reading Links --> Re: Interesting info on side airbags: tangential to Takata scandal
Join Discussion......
RDX --> Re: MY2019 RDX
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Why Honda Is Spending on a Shrinking Segment
Join Discussion......
Accord --> Re: C&D Test - Honda Accord 2.0T Touring 10AT
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: And the complexity award goes to...
Join Discussion......
Professional Motorsports --> Re: Round 15 - MotoGP - Japan SPOILERS
Join Discussion......
Honda to Build Popular CR-V in Ohio
 Date: December 21, 2004 17:54
 Submitted by:  JeffX
 Source: Honda PR
 Credibility Rating: Not Specified


MARYSVILLE, Ohio 12/20/2004 -- Strengthening its lineup of cars and light trucks assembled in Ohio, Honda's popular CR-V sport-utility vehicle (SUV) will be produced in Ohio starting in 2006, Honda of America Mfg. announced today.

The CR-V will be produced at one of Honda's two auto plants in the state. The Element light-duty truck already is being built at Honda's East Liberty Auto Plant. In addition, a new entry-level Acura SUV is scheduled for production in Ohio starting in 2006.

Through November, Honda has sold more then 133,000 CR-Vs in the United States this year. The CR-V and Acura SUV join a lineup in Ohio that now includes the Honda Accord and Acura TL at the Marysville Auto Plant, and the Honda Civic and Element models at the East Liberty plant.

"Adding CR-V production to Ohio is another example of building products close to our customers," said Koki Hirashima, Honda of America's president and CEO. "In addition, it demonstrates the flexibility of our plants and the capabilities of our associates to meet the needs of our customers for cars and light trucks."

Honda has invested more than $8 billion in 12 plants and other operations in North America. And nearly eight of 10 vehicles Honda sells here are made in those plants.

Using domestic and globally sourced parts, last year Honda of America produced 677,000 Honda and Acura vehicles, as well as 108,500 motorcycles and ATVs and 1.1 million auto engines.

Honda's North American employment now totals more than 30,000 associates at the company's 12 North American manufacturing plants, three major R&D centers and dozens of other sales, parts and related facilities. With the recent addition of a production line at Honda Manufacturing of Alabama, Honda's total North American auto production capacity was boosted from 1.25 million units to 1.4 million units.


Click Here to Submit Your Comments

Viewing Threshold (What is this?)

[fancy] [flat] [simple]
Subject Thread Originator Replies Last Post
  CR-V to be built in East Liberty, RDX in Marysville...
JeffX 11
  Great, there goes the quality. n/t
QUELUDE 18
  No fan of US made product.
machgo5go 3
  A few more details
Varmint 0
TOV First Drive: 2018 Honda Accord
Read Article....................
2018 Honda Accord Specifications and Features (FINAL)
Read Article....................
2018 Honda Accord Hybrid PR Photo Gallery
Read Article....................
2018 Accord Touring 2.0T PR Photo Gallery
Read Article....................
2018 Accord Touring 1.5T PR Photo Gallery
Read Article....................
2018 Honda Accord Sport 2.0T PR Photo Gallery
Read Article....................
Contact TOV | Submit Your Article | Submit Your Link | Advertise | TOV Shop | Events | Our Sponsors | TOV Archives
Copyright © 2017 Velocitech Inc. All information contained herein remains the property of Velocitech Inc.
The Temple of VTEC is not affiliated with American Honda Motor Co., Inc. TOV Policies and Guidelines - Credits - Privacy Policy