Honda Makes the Most Popular Car, SUV, and Minivan in America

January 11th, 2017 by

Honda-LogoMid-Michigan Honda Dealers is proud to announce that for the fourth year in a row, Honda has produced America’s most popular car, SUV, and minivan. This feat establishes Honda as the fastest-growing automaker when it comes to retail sales. Read on to learn more about the highlights of this monumental year—and know that you can find the latest versions of these popular vehicles at a Mid-Michigan Honda Dealer near you.

Honda Division Sales Up Over 4%

Total sales from the Honda Division of American Honda were up over 4.5% through the end of November, cementing these vehicles’ places at the top of their respective classes:

  • The Civic posts is best sales performance in the 44 years it’s been in production, making it the best-selling car among individual auto buyers in America (see the 2017 Honda Civic Sedan).
  • The Accord is spending its fourth year at the head of the midsize car segment, with 2017 Honda Accord models pointing toward an even brighter future.
  • The Honda CR-V has posted its seventh consecutive year of sales gains, helping solidify it as America’s best-selling SUV across the past 21 years (the 2017 Honda CR-V is available now).
  • Ever the definitive family vehicle, the Odyssey remains the king of the minivan crop for its seventh year in a row, with the 2017 Honda Odyssey featuring room for as many as eight passengers and plenty of modern conveniences.

In response to the news, Honda’s Jeff Conrad thanked Honda drivers, saying “Retail sales are the results of customers voting with their wallets and pocketbooks, and we think that’s the only true measure of customer demand and product appeal.”

Test Drive Your Honda

Between just the Civic, the CR-V, and the Accord, Honda sold more than 1 million vehicles last year—that makes it the fifth year in a row that these three powerhouses have yielded over a million units for Honda. See what makes Honda models perennial favorites by making a visit to a Mid-Michigan Honda Dealer near you. 2017 looks ready to bring even more options to the table thanks to the Civic Si, Civic Type-R, redesigned Odyssey, and more.