Honda (HMC) may be optimistic about its ability to put an end to its weak U.S. performance, but...

|About: Honda Motor Co., Ltd. (HMC)|By:, SA News Editor

Honda (HMC) may be optimistic about its ability to put an end to its weak U.S. performance, but Nissan (NSANY.PK), which put up much better November figures, is just as convinced it will soon pass Honda as the #2 Japanese auto brand in the U.S. Nissan has high hopes for taking share from Honda's Civic line in the compact car segment; its Versa compact saw record sales last month. (also)