All-New 2012 Natural Gas Civic Production Begins


Benson Honda San Antonio, TX Honda Natural GasIndiana plant’s mass production of model underway

As the number of number of certified Civic Natural Gas dealers across the nation expands, Honda Manufacturing is working diligently to fill the environmental need of consumers.  Benson Honda hopes to be part of this expansion and as a leading Honda dealer in San Antonio, we’re proud to bring you this news.

Alternate fuel vehicles are taking more and more spots on the roads you travel every day.  From electric to natural gas, eyes everywhere are on how to improve individual’s impact on the environment.  Honda, through vehicle development and facility zero waste efforts, works very hard to ensure its brand’s carbon footprint stays where it belongs.

The Greensburg, Indian plant will be the only plant manufacturing the Honda Civic Natural Gas model.  Due to this, the plant recently added a second shift and new employees to meet the manufacturing goals.

.”We’re extremely proud Indiana is the home for this all-new Civic Natural Gas,” said Jun Nishimoto, HMIN President. “As the sole producers of the Civic Natural Gas, our associates in Greensburg are making an important contribution to Honda’s global effort to reduce CO2 emissions and advance the deployment of vehicles that can help the transition away from gasoline to cleaner and more sustainable alternative fuels.”

The 2012 Civic Natural Gas is the only OEM made natural gas vehicle in America and is the cleanest certified by the U.S. EPA.  Along with Honda’s hybrid, the natural gas model adds to Honda’s commitment to power vehicles with less pollution.

Whether you’re in the market this all-new model, a hybrid or a fuel efficient Honda, Benson Honda, a premiere Honda dealership in San Antonio, TX is your number one destination.  We have a great selection, knowledgeable staff and we’ve been waiting for you.  Come by today!