[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
Road & Track dyno tests 9th gen Accord V6 MT vs 2018 Accord 2.0T 10AT
More.......................
2018 Acura RLX Arrives in Showrooms with Striking Redesign
More.......................
American Honda Reports Sales Figures for October 2017
More.......................
Second-Generation NSX “Dream Project” by ScienceofSpeed to Debut at SEMA
More.......................
Honda Reveals their Sports EV Concept
More.......................
Watch Live: Honda Reveals their Sports EV Concept at the Tokyo Motor Show
More.......................
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.......................
Strictly Technical --> Re: Krell audio system
Join Discussion......
Civic --> Re: Sonic Grey CTR
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: It All Started With A Silver ‘86 Accord LX 4-Door
Join Discussion......
Repair and Maintenance --> Re: Tough Brake Job - TL SH-AWD
Join Discussion......
Accord --> Re: 2018 Accord Sport - Sport Mode on CVT but not 6MT?
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: G70: Korean Entry-level Luxury domination on the rise?
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Why is Acura being so quiet?
Join Discussion......
Professional Motorsports --> F1 - 2017 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
Join Discussion......
Today's Reading Links --> Re: The Tesla semi truck is pure fantasy. Look at the numbers
Join Discussion......
Accord --> Re: 2.0T is up on the Honda US website
Join Discussion......
Today's Reading Links --> Re: Honda to halve electric cars' charging time to 15 minutes
Join Discussion......
Audio & Electronics --> Re: Sony XBR65A1E for $3500 + sales tax
Join Discussion......
Fuel Cell Technology --> Re: 16 more H2 stations will be online soon
Join Discussion......
Fuel Cell Technology --> Nikola Motor
Join Discussion......
Today's Reading Links --> Re: Jaguar E-Pace
Join Discussion......
Honda Sales Speed Up in May to New Record; Civic Sets All-Time Record
 Date: June 01, 2007 19:18
 Submitted by:  JeffX
 Source: Honda News
 Credibility Rating: Not Specified


CR-V and Fit set records


06/01/2007 - TORRANCE, Calif. -

Record May sales for American Honda Motor Co., Inc., increased to 145,367, up from 141,810 in 2006, breaking the previous May record set in 2004, the company announced today. The Honda Division posted record May sales of 129,447, up from May 2006 results of 125,639.

With one additional selling day in May 2007, the daily selling rate* (DSR) percentage change represents a 1.4 percent decline for American Honda and a 0.9 percent decline for Honda Division. Year-to-date American Honda sales increased to 625,994, up 1.0 percent.

Honda Division's new May record was bolstered by all-time record sales of the compact Civic and subcompact Fit and a new May record for the CR-V crossover SUV - the best-selling SUV in the U.S. Civic sales of 39,993, up 32.6 percent for the month, shattered an all-time record of 36,533 set in August 2001. Civic Hybrid sales of 4,520, up 50.4 percent, also broke the all-time record of 4,146 set in August 2005. Record May CR-V sales increased by 35.9 percent to 19,513. Fit results of 5,361 achieved a new all-time record.

"Small is big right now," said Dick Colliver, executive vice president of American Honda. "Smaller vehicles have become more attractive for multiple reasons and we expect this trend to continue for the time being."

Additional large volume Honda Division products for May include the Accord, 31,915; Odyssey, 15,235; and Pilot, 10,133. Ridgeline and Element volume respectively totaled 3,600 and 3,187. Year-to-date, Honda Division sales of 551,220 are up 2.5 percent with total car sales increasing by 3.9 percent and light truck sales increasing by 0.7 percent on a DSR basis.

Acura Division sales totaled 15,920. The recent introductions of the completely redesigned MDX luxury SUV and all-new RDX crossover SUV pushed Acura light truck sales up 82.6 percent to 6,635. The MDX posted strong May sales of 4,623, up 27.2 percent versus last year and up 7.1 percent for the year on a DSR basis.

*The daily selling rate is calculated with 26 days for May 2007, versus 25 for 2006.





Last edited by JeffX on June 01, 2007 20:37

Click Here to Submit Your Comments

Viewing Threshold (What is this?)

[fancy] [flat] [simple]
Subject Thread Originator Replies Last Post
  Remember When?
jsmd 4
  RL sales tanking badly
EXV6 11
  more diesel news
6SPDTL 18
  It's a Girl!
HONDA AFVM 4
  RDX Sales
jsmd 27
  Acura TL still out selling the G35 Sedan
osaze 19
  Civic sales - remember my February post?
danielgr 5
  Honda Integra
techline 2
  Calculation Errors in Fit's data?
birdsky 1
  HURRY with the diesels!
cat in the baby 2
  OFFICIAL ACCORD HYBRID CANX
jsmd 1
  need RSX replacement
Hondacurafan 8
  Small is in, Please bring Stream Edix to US
Honda Fan 9
  accord coupe spy VIDEO @ insideline
giancarlo51 0
  whoa civic sales
giancarlo51 10
  Civic Hybrid
HONDA AFVM 13
  CRV still leading SUV Sales
98EX4cyl 7
  I was expecting poor results......
Karl O. 2
  FCX
Danielrh 1
  All Time Record but Negative DSR?
papapoly 1
2018 Acura RLX PR Photo Gallery
Read Article....................
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....................
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