Honda Canada reported this afternoon combined April sales of 12,800
units represented a four per cent increase over last year's figures.
The Honda Automobile Division reported April sales of 11,303 units, up
four per cent from last year, led by the Civic (up 15 per cent ) and
CR-V (up six per cent). The Acura Division reported April sales
of 1,497 units, up 10 per cent over last year, with increased sales of
Acura RDX (up 76 per cent) and TSX (up 35 per cent).
"We are pleased to see a great sales start of the all-new 2013 Acura
RDX compact luxury SUV, which went on-sale last month," said Jerry
Chenkin, executive vice president, Honda Canada Inc. "Canadian built
Honda Civic and CR-V have shown a steady sales increase in April. Both
vehicles are designed to provide Canadian customers with best in-class
value. And we would like to thank Canadians for continuing to embrace
the Civic, keeping it as the leader in its segment year-to-date."
Honda of Canada Mfg in Alliston produces the Civic Sedan, Si and Coupe in Plant 1, and Civic Sedan, CR-V, Acura MDX sport utility and Acura ZDX vehicles in Plant 2. It employs approximately 4,000 associates.