Honda Sales Up In March

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Honda sales are up in San Antonio

Benson Honda in San Antonio, Texas is your number one San Antonio Honda Dealer. We are proud to report that American Honda Motor Co. Inc. has posted March sales of 133,650, which is an increase of 18.9 percent based on the daily selling rate.March is the sixth straight month that American Honda has posted double-digit sales increases. Year to date sales are up at an increase of 18.5 percent in 2011.

The Honda Accord is the leader in sales this year but is being closely followed by other fuel-efficient Hondas. The Civic and the Fit are catching up which shows that consumers are looking to buy more fuel-efficient vehicles in 2011. Honda hybrids have posted strong sales as well, the Insight is up 62.2 percent since March 2010. The best selling SUV in America, The CR-V, posted record sales for the second straight month.

While Honda is ecstatic about their recent success, the company continues to think about the country of Japan and the disaster that has taken over the country. Honda hearts go out the people of Japan and we hope that good things will soon happen there.

“While we are extremely pleased with this month’s sales performance, our foremost thoughts are with the Japanese people during this difficult time,” said John Mendel, executive vice president of sales for American Honda. “We know there will be challenges in the coming months as we continue to deal with supply chain issues resulting from the devastating earthquake in Japan, and we continue to appreciate everyone’s patience and understanding.”

Benson Honda is proud of Honda and their recent sales success. Our hearts go out to the people of Japan and we hope that they will soon recover from the current disaster there. We are the premier Honda Dealer of San Antonio, Texas and we would love for you to come out and check out our full line-up of new and used vehicles in San Antonio, TX. We hope to see you soon.