TORRANCE, California, Oct. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- American
Honda today reported September 2012 U.S. sales of 117,211 units, an increase of
30.9 percent compared with September 2011. The Honda Division posted September
2012 sales of 102,845 units, an increase of 29.3 percent compared with September
2011. Acura's U.S. September sales of 14,366 units increased 43.5 percent
compared with September 2011.
- Accord leads all Honda vehicles in September with 29,182 in sales posting a 56.6-percent gain compared to the year prior
Civic gains 57.0 percent compared with September 2011 with 21,546 in sales
CR-V sets a new September record with sales of 22,268, up 13.6 percent
"The all-new 2013 Accord hit dealerships in mid-September and our dealers are
already seeing a significant increase in customer traffic surrounding the new
model," said John Mendel, American Honda executive vice president of sales.
"Combined with the strength of key models such as Civic, CR-V and Odyssey, Honda
is once again firing on all cylinders as we enter fall."