[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
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.......................
2018 Model Change Summary for Honda
More.......................
American Honda Reports Sales Figures for July 2017
More.......................
NSX GT3 to be sold globally
More.......................
General Talk --> Re: G70: Korean Entry-level Luxury domination on the rise?
Join Discussion......
Accord --> Re: Spotted a 2.0T Sport in the wild today
Join Discussion......
Today's Reading Links --> Re: Spain flexes muscle against possible Catalonia succession
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: I want a new car.... but I need a dryer.
Join Discussion......
Strictly Technical --> Re: Return of Double-Wishbone Suspension for Honda
Join Discussion......
Civic --> Re: PROUD owners of the 10th gen Si?
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Carbon buildup on injectors of Honda L15B engine
Join Discussion......
MDX --> Re: 2018 MDX?
Join Discussion......
Today's Reading Links --> Re: 5,000 deaths annually from dieselgate in Europe
Join Discussion......
Professional Motorsports --> Re: Michelin to Replace Continental in IMSA from 2019
Join Discussion......
Professional Motorsports --> Re: Honda trading McLaren for Toro Rosso
Join Discussion......
Appearance & Detailing --> Re: Window Tint for Hondas and Acuras
Join Discussion......
Professional Motorsports --> Re: Drivers for Toro Rosso - Honda 2018
Join Discussion......
TSX --> Re: Finally
Join Discussion......
Professional Motorsports --> Re: Oreca->Honda->LMP1?
Join Discussion......
American Honda Reports August 2017 Auto Sales
 Date: September 01, 2017 13:36
 Submitted by:  JeffX
 Source: Honda Press Release
 Credibility Rating: Not Specified


Sep 1, 2017 - TORRANCE, Calif.
  • Honda HR-V sets yet another new monthly record in August
  • Sporty models boost Honda Civic to strong increase
  • Honda core products Accord, Civic and CR-V all top 30,000 in sales in August
  • Acura RDX sets new August sales record
  • Acura ILX gains again, up 17.7 percent in August

American Honda Motor Co., Inc. today reported total August sales of 146,015 Honda and Acura vehicles, a slight decrease of 2.4 percent vs. August 2016. Total Honda Division sales decreased 1.8 percent on sales of 132,883. Honda cars gained 4.2 percent with 71,433 vehicles sold in August, while Honda trucks were down 8 percent on sales of 61,460 units due largely to limited inventory of key models. Acura Division sales were down 7.8 percent on August sales of 13,132 vehicles, with trucks declining 1.4 percent on sales of 9,211 units, and cars down 20.1 percent on sales of 3,921 vehicles.

Honda
Honda cars showed no signs of slowing in August, with Civic grabbing a strong 11.2 percent gain versus 2016 and Accord holding steady in the final year of its current form, despite all-new competition. With the exception of HR-V, which set a new August record close to its best month ever, Honda trucks were still feeling the pinch of tight supplies in August.
  • HR-V set a new August sales record, jumping 26.7 percent on sales of 9,603, just 176 shy of its best month ever.
  • Civic sales again topped 36,000, for a gain of 11.2 percent in August.
  • Accord crested 30,000 sales for the month as it continued to buck the downward sedan sales trends among other manufacturers.

"With millions of people suffering due to the extreme weather in Texas and neighboring states, our thoughts and concerns are focused on their quick recovery and we are committed to supporting our customers at this difficult time," said Jeff Conrad, senior vice president of the Automobile Division of American Honda.

Acura
The ILX, Acura's gateway model, again led Acura sales gains in August as the luxury sedan market saw many luxury carmakers continuing to pour on the incentives in a bid to find sales. On the truck side, the Acura RDX continued to show sales strength, setting a new August record in one of the industry's hottest segments.
  • ILX sales were up for the third month in a row, gaining 17.7 percent in August on sales of 1,380.
  • RDX set a new August sales record, gaining 11.2 percent on sales of 4,679 for the month.

"At a time like this, our thoughts are with those who are suffering from the hurricane in Texas and we are taking steps to support our customers during this challenging time," said Jon Ikeda, vice president & general manager of the Acura division.







Last edited by JeffX on September 01, 2017 13:49

Click Here to Submit Your Comments

Viewing Threshold (What is this?)

[fancy] [flat] [simple]
Your Feedback
Date Subject User
09-01-2017 14:38 THRILL IS GONE - TLX in freefall   (Score: 1, Normal) vh2k
09-01-2017 15:34 BallerMDX
09-01-2017 19:44 InjecVtec
09-01-2017 22:27 Adam
09-01-2017 22:30 Adam
09-01-2017 16:51 TI-99/4a
09-03-2017 22:41 aids333
09-03-2017 23:50 silverf16
09-04-2017 00:03 integrator
09-01-2017 22:01 awg08
09-01-2017 23:47 TLinTX
09-02-2017 01:48 PoweredbyHondaX
09-02-2017 02:23 TLOwner
09-02-2017 08:56 CanTeX
09-02-2017 21:55 jsmd
09-02-2017 23:54 skapig
09-03-2017 10:22 HondaForever
09-03-2017 11:53 THX17201
09-03-2017 13:28 jsmd
09-03-2017 15:04 Civicb18
09-03-2017 15:57 Bodyshopguy
09-04-2017 07:40 mlody
09-04-2017 21:52 Pseudomaniac
09-05-2017 07:28 Dren
09-05-2017 11:09 lexusgs
09-05-2017 12:25 Hondarulez
09-05-2017 22:57 TLOwner
09-06-2017 12:22 Hondarulez
09-06-2017 11:09 gofast182
09-06-2017 19:44 lexusgs
09-06-2017 02:01 TheDiscriminator
09-06-2017 11:05 DCR
09-06-2017 23:56 TonyEX
09-07-2017 11:04 DCR
09-07-2017 17:19 lexusgs
09-18-2017 00:30 Blue99si
09-18-2017 14:44 Sasker
09-04-2017 15:09 Comparison #s   (Score: 1, Normal) TSX69
09-04-2017 16:26 Fan Koni
09-04-2017 20:48 vh2k
09-05-2017 14:49 BallerMDX
09-05-2017 15:27 LA1Mike
09-05-2017 17:10 DCR
09-04-2017 19:06 Adam
09-05-2017 07:28 TSX69
09-15-2017 08:10 Mechanic
09-05-2017 11:18 lexusgs
09-06-2017 07:42 TSX69
09-06-2017 13:37 TonyEX
09-13-2017 09:52 GoFaster
09-14-2017 11:45 Hondarulez
09-02-2017 12:57 $6,000 OFF - No wonder the ILX is up   (Score: 1, Normal) vh2k
09-04-2017 19:29 incubus
09-05-2017 07:26 TSX69
09-05-2017 10:19 qingcong
09-05-2017 12:27 Hondarulez
09-05-2017 12:38 Ep3Bob
09-06-2017 10:57 gofast182
09-06-2017 11:33 Type-R
09-06-2017 12:18 Hondarulez
09-06-2017 12:31 Type-R
09-06-2017 18:42 Hondarulez
09-06-2017 19:44 Type-R
09-07-2017 12:30 Hondarulez
09-08-2017 09:44 DCR
09-08-2017 11:31 Hondarulez
09-08-2017 16:03 Ep3Bob
09-09-2017 09:15 Type-R
09-11-2017 12:13 Hondarulez
09-11-2017 13:23 AznSupastar
09-12-2017 12:04 Hondarulez
09-01-2017 16:53 Weak in new products   (Score: 1, Normal) TI-99/4a
09-01-2017 21:56 awg08
09-05-2017 12:45 Hondarulez
09-08-2017 11:10 GoFaster
09-01-2017 14:41 Honda Product Mix is Good; Acura's is Not   (Score: 1, Normal) vh2k
2018 Honda Accord Specifications and Features (PRELIMINARY)
Read Article....................
2018 Honda Accord PR Photo Gallery
Read Article....................
TOV Dyno Test: 2017 Honda Civic Si
Read Article....................
TOV First Drive: 2017 Honda Civic Type R
Read Article....................
TOV First Drive: 2017 Honda Civic Si
Read Article....................
2017 Civic Si PR Photo Gallery
Read Article....................
Contact TOV | Submit Your Article | Submit Your Link | Advertise | TOV Shop | Events | Our Sponsors | TOV Archives
Copyright © 2015 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