Powersports Business has learned that American Honda Motor Co., Inc. saw retail sales grow by 15 percent in both September and for its fiscal third quarter ended Sept. 30. Both 2-wheel and 4-wheel sales posted double-digit growth for the month and quarter.
New 2-wheel products like the F6B, CTX, 500 series, CRF250R and Grom, along with special retail financing offers on all models, are driving strong growth in the U.S. market, according to America Honda Motor
On the 4-wheel side, the 2013 Honda Clearance Event and release of Honda’s new Pioneer side-by-side and Rancher ATVs are fueling strong growth in the U.S. market.
In addition, Honda South Carolina production of the new Pioneer 700 and 700-4 and the all-new Rancher started in Q3, and production of the new Foreman series begins in Q4 to support continued growth.