Honda flies past estimates with U.S. sales

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

Honda (NYSE:HMC) unit sales +6.8% to 142,722 units vs. +1% forecast by Kelley Blue Book.

Car sales rose 9.1% during the month, while truck sales fell back 3.3%.

Sales in the Honda division increased 7.4% to 129,776 units, while Acura sales increased 1% to 12,946 units.

Civic sales were up 26% during the month to 35,542 units.

YTD Honda sales +0.3% to 1,231,063 units.

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