Honda is the retail #1 passenger car brand in America through the first half of 2019, gaining the most share of any mainstream brand and actually growing its lead.
Kelley Blue Book has named Honda the Most Awarded Brand of 2019 for its decades-long delivery of strong resale value and reliability.
ILX continued to play a key role as the gateway to the Acura lineup, increasing sales for the 10th straight month, while RDX and MDX approached 10,000 sales and RDX maintained its position as 3rd best retail-selling vehicle in all of luxury.
Sales of the ILX sport sedan jumped 40% in July, increasing sales in an otherwise declining segment. MDX gained 9% on sales of 4,788 units for the month, helping Acura's flagship SUV stay on pace for an 8th straight year of 50,000 in sales.
RDX continues to lead the compact luxury SUV segment in retail sales through July, logging 4,934 deliveries for the month. MDX is on its way to an eighth straight year with sales topping 50K and remains the #1 3-row luxury SUV of all-time. ILX is the fastest growing vehicle in its class and with 27.8% growth this year has taken over as retail #1 compact luxury sedan.