Acura Announces June Sales Results
Date: July 03, 2007 21:51
Honda Press Release
Light Trucks and TSX Post Monthly Sales Records
TORRANCE, Calif., July 3, 2007 - Driven by record sales of Acura light
trucks and the TSX sports sedan, Acura posted June sales of 16,766
units, up 6.9 percent* versus last year based on the daily selling
rate, the division announced today. Year-to-date Acura sales reached
Strong sales of Acura's luxury SUVs combined to set a June record of
6,503 for total light trucks, breaking the previous June record of
5,797 set in 2005. The MDX luxury SUV continued to post sales gains,
with June sales of 4,639 units, up 26.2 percent versus last year.
Year-to-date MDX sales reached 27,027, up 9.9 percent. Additionally,
the RDX turbocharged crossover recorded sales of 1,864 for the month.
The TSX sports sedan also set a June sales record, up 4.0 percent
compared to 2006. TSX sales of 3,414 units surpassed the previous
record of 3,162 vehicles set last June. Year-to-date TSX sales reached
The TL performance luxury sedan posted strong June sales of 6,221
units, up 8.1 percent for the month. Year-to-date TL sales reached
31,035, making it the top-selling Acura model.
"June marks the eleventh consecutive month of record Acura light-truck
sales," said Dick Colliver, executive vice president, sales. "Our two
new SUVs, combined with strong sales from a broad sedan lineup, put
Acura in a strong sales position for the second half of 2007."
*Based on 27 selling days in June 2007 versus 26 selling days in June
2006. Year-to-date percentages are based on 154 selling days in 2007
versus 152 in 2006