Honda Cars India has opened its 200th dealership in India, Metro Honda in Secunderabad. Metro Honda, was inaugurated by Hironori Kanayama, President and CEO, HCIL.
Honda Cars India Ltd. (HCIL) reports domestic sales of 13,242 units in October 2014 over 11,214 units sold in October 2013, equating to 18% sales growth.
Honda Cars India Ltd. (HCIL) reports monthly domestic sales of 16,758 units in August 2014 equating to 88% sales increase over 8,913 units sold in Aug ’13. Overall sales for the month stood at 17,218 units over 9469 units sold in Aug ’13.
Honda Cars India has introduced two MPV variants, Honda Mobilio V(O) and RS(O). Features include Audio Video Navigation (AVN)and Rear View Parking Camera.
Honda Cars India has announced a new Jazz slated for launch in March 2015. This new hatchback has already made its presence felt in countries such as Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, New Zealand and Australia where it has been well received.
Launched in April 2013, Honda’s compact sedan for India, Amaze is expected to cross 1 lakh unit sales this week. This is a huge milestone for them as none of their cars have touched the milestone 1 lakh figure in such a short period of 15 months.
Honda Cars India as part of Â Honda global recall in respect to potential defects to passenger airbags has announced recall of some units of Honda CR-V and Accord. These airbag components are supplied by Takata Corporation and follows recalls by other automakers such as Nissan, BMW and Toyota.
Japanese automakers, Honda Motor Co, are optimistic of an increasedÂ sales pitch in the future. This optimism comes from the fact that the automaker is geared to launch new cars in India, first of which will be launched during the current fiscal year.
The joy that last monthâ€™s interim budget brought with it with the announcement of lower excise duties resulting in auto majors reducing car prices seems to be short lived. The recent announcement is that from as early as April, car prices from Mahindra & Mahindra, Tata Motors and Honda Cars India are set to increase.
Honda Cars India begins Tapukara production, HCIL target export turnover for 2013-14 is about Rs 350 crore
Tapukara, Feb 24, 2014: Honda Cars India Limited (HCIL), leading manufacturer of premium cars in India, today started the production of cars from its Tapukara Plant in Distt. Alwar, Rajasthan. Honda Amaze is the first car to roll out from the new plant.
Honda manufacturing operations in North America last week saw a new boost with production start at new Celaya plant, Mexico. 2015 Honda Fit ( Honda Jazz in India) production is underway to meet customer demand for fuel-efficient subcompact models here. Enrique Pena Nieto, president of Mexico, and Takanobu Ito, president & CEO of Honda Motor Co., Ltd. were in attendance.