Los todo nuevos Accord y Civic impulsan aumentos de ventas mensuales y...

Los todo nuevos Accord y Civic impulsan aumentos de ventas mensuales y anuales de Honda; el ILX y el RDX disparan las ventas de Acura; American Honda declara sus mejores resultados de ventas desde el 2008

Las ventas anuales de la División Honda aumentan 23 por ciento, las ventas anuales de Acura aumentan 26 por ciento


COMPARTE ESTA NOTA

TORRANCE, Calif., Jan. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Buoyed by
strong December 2012 U.S. sales of 132,774 units, an increase of 26.2 percent
compared with December 2011, American Honda posted annual vehicle sales of
1,422,785 units in 2012, up 24.0 percent compared with 2011. This makes 2012
American Honda’s fourth-best sales year ever, and its best sales result since
2008.


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Honda
The Honda Division posted December 2012 sales of 116,740
units, an increase of 26.8 percent compared with December 2011 and less than 500
units shy of an all-time December record. The Honda Division’s 2012 annual sales
of 1,266,569 increased 23.7 percent compared with 2011. The three top-selling
Honda models for 2012 were Accord, 331,872; Civic, 317,909; and CR-V, 281,652.



  • Civic sets all-time December record with sales of 33,118 units, up 61
    percent from last year
  • All-new 2013 Accord sales up 66 percent from last December with sales of
    29,428 units
  • CR-V sets an all-time annual sales record (281,652) and its tenth monthly
    sales record since launching last December, up 19 percent from last year to
    25,733 sales

“Honda began the year intent on recovery,” said John Mendel, American Honda
executive vice president of Sales. “We ended 2012 with multiple product awards,
a host of sales records, Honda’s second best December ever, and tremendous
momentum as we head into 2013.”


Acura
Acura U.S. December sales of 16,034 units represents an
increase of 22.1 percent over December 2011. The Acura Division’s year-end sales
totaled 156,216, up 26.7 percent compared with 2011 results – and the brand’s
best sales results since 2007. The MDX led the division with annual sales of
50,854, followed by the TL with sales of 33,572 and the RDX with sales of
29,520.



  • RDX sets its eighth-consecutive monthly sales record, up 155 percent from
    a year ago with 4,024 sales – setting monthly sales records in each month
    since going on sale in May 2012
  • MDX was the top selling Acura model in December, with 5,069 sales, up 10
    percent from 2011
  • ILX is top selling Acura sedan in December with 2,485 sales

“December was another month of tremendous sales growth fueled by our newest
products, the Acura ILX luxury compact sedan and the RDX crossover SUV,” said
Jeff Conrad, vice president of Acura Sales, “Acura is primed for even more
success in 2013, with the upcoming launch of the brand’s flagship RLX sedan and
the unveiling of the 2014 MDX Prototype at the 2013 Detroit Auto Show.”


The daily selling rate (DSR) is calculated with 26 days for December 2012
and 27 days for December 2011. Year-to-date, the DSR is calculated with 307 days
for 2012 and 307 days for 2011. All other percentages in release are unadjusted;
see table for adjusted DSR figures.


For more information about Honda vehicles, please visit http://www.automobiles.honda.com
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information about Acura vehicles, please visit http://www.acura.com . For media
inquiries please visit http://www.acuranews.com .


 






















































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































American
Honda Vehicle Sales For December 2012



Month-to-Date



Year-to-Date




December


December


DSR**


MoM


December


December


DSR**


YoY



2012


2011


%
Chg


%
Chg


2012


2011


%
Chg


%
Chg


American
Honda Total


132,774


105,230


31.0%


26.2%


1,422,785


1,147,285


24.0%


24.0%


   Total Car Sales 


73,670


51,485


48.6%


43.1%


784,237


606,249


29.4%


29.4%


   Total Truck Sales


59,104


53,745


14.2%


10.0%


638,548


541,036


18.0%


18.0%


      Honda Total Car
Sales


66,779


44,606


55.5%


49.7%


709,170


542,981


30.6%


30.6%


      Honda Total
Truck Sales


49,961


47,495


9.2%


5.2%


557,399


481,005


15.9%


15.9%


      Acura Total Car
Sales


6,891


6,879


4.0%


0.2%


75,067


63,268


18.6%


18.6%


      Acura Total
Truck Sales


9,143


6,250


51.9%


46.3%


81,149


60,031


35.2%


35.2%


Domestic
Car Sales
 


66,672


39,700


74.4%


67.9%


687,210


477,697


43.9%


43.9%


   Honda Division


61,941


36,417


76.6%


70.1%


641,387


446,460


43.7%


43.7%


   Acura Division


4,731


3,283


49.6%


44.1%


45,823


31,237


46.7%


46.7%


Domestic
Truck
Sales 


58,975


48,132


27.2%


22.5%


599,371


498,259


20.3%


20.3%


   Honda Division


49,832


41,882


23.6%


19.0%


518,222


438,228


18.3%


18.3%


   Acura Division


9,143


6,250


51.9%


46.3%


81,149


60,031


35.2%


35.2%


Import Car
Sales


6,998


11,785


-38.3%


-40.6%


97,027


128,552


-24.5%


-24.5%


   Honda Division


4,838


8,189


-38.6%


-40.9%


67,783


96,521


-29.8%


-29.8%


   Acura Division


2,160


3,596


-37.6%


-39.9%


29,244


32,031


-8.7%


-8.7%


Import
Truck Sales


129


5,613


-97.6%


-97.7%


39,177


42,777


-8.4%


-8.4%


   Honda Division


129


5,613


-97.6%


-97.7%


39,177


42,777


-8.4%


-8.4%


MODEL
BREAKOUTS BY DIVISION










Honda
Division Total


116,740


92,101


31.6%


26.8%


1,266,569


1,023,986


23.7%


23.7%


    Fit


3,680


5,138


-25.6%


-28.4%


49,346


59,235


-16.7%


-16.7%


Memo:  Fit-EV


19


0


0.0%


0.0%


93


0


0.0%


0.0%


   Accord 


29,428


17,667


73.0%


66.6%


331,872


235,625


40.8%


40.8%


   Civic *


33,118


20,545


67.4%


61.2%


317,909


221,235


43.7%


43.7%


     Memo:  Civic Hybrid


512


565


-5.9%


-9.4%


7,156


4,703


52.2%


52.2%


   S2000


0


2


-100.0%


-100.0%


0


5


-100.0%


-100.0%


   Insight


310


690


-53.3%


-55.1%


5,846


15,549


-62.4%


-62.4%


   CR-Z


243


564


-55.3%


-56.9%


4,192


11,330


-63.0%


-63.0%


   FCX Clarity


0


0


0.0%


0.0%


5


2


150.0%


150.0%


   Odyssey  


9,126


11,489


-17.5%


-20.6%


125,980


107,068


17.7%


17.7%


   Crosstour 


2,183


1,295


75.1%


68.6%


20,848


17,974


16.0%


16.0%


   Pilot 


11,366


11,641


1.4%


-2.4%


114,848


116,297


-1.2%


-1.2%


   CR-V *


25,733


21,586


23.8%


19.2%


281,652


218,373


29.0%


29.0%


   Element 


0


16


-100.0%


-100.0%


3


11,534


-100.0%


-100.0%


   Ridgeline


1,553


1,468


9.9%


5.8%


14,068


9,759


44.2%


44.2%


Acura
Division Total


16,034


13,129


26.8%


22.1%


156,216


123,299


26.7%


26.7%


   TL 


2,246


3,283


-29.0%


-31.6%


33,572


31,237


7.5%


7.5%


   TSX


2,142


3,546


-37.3%


-39.6%


28,865


30,935


-6.7%


-6.7%


     Memo:  TSX Wagon


414


295


45.7%


40.3%


4,234


3,210


31.9%


31.9%


   ILX


2,485


0


0.0%


0.0%


12,251


0


0.0%


0.0%


     Memo:  ILX Hybrid


119


0


0.0%


0.0%


972


0


0.0%


0.0%


   RL


18


50


-62.6%


-64.0%


379


1,096


-65.4%


-65.4%


   MDX 


5,069


4,588


14.7%


10.5%


50,854


43,271


17.5%


17.5%


   ZDX 


50


86


-39.6%


-41.9%


775


1,564


-50.4%


-50.4%


   RDX  


4,024


1,576


165.2%


155.3%


29,520


15,196


94.3%


94.3%


Selling
Days


26


27




307


307




   * 
Honda and Acura vehicles are made of domestic & global sourced
parts






 ** 
Daily Selling Rate




















Month-to-Date



Year-to-Date




December


December


DSR**


MoM


December


December


DSR**


YoY



2012


2011


%
Chg


%
Chg


2012


2011


%
Chg


%
Chg











Hybrid


1,184


1,819


-32.4%


-34.9%


18,166


31,582


-42.5%


-42.5%


SOURCE American Honda Motor Co., Inc.; Acura

Los todo nuevos Accord y Civic impulsan aumentos de ventas mensuales y anuales de Honda; el ILX y el RDX disparan las ventas de Acura; American Honda declara sus mejores resultados de ventas desde el 2008