Honda Automobiles: Honda of Canada Mfg., Global Lead Plant for 10th-Generation Civic, Begins Mass Production of All-New 2016 Honda Civic Sedan

  • Civic prolongation is led for a initial time by North American prolongation operations
  • All-new 2016 Civic Sedan going on sale in a U.S. and Canada in November
  • 2016 Civic Sedan and Coupe for N.A. markets to be constructed in Alliston, Ontario and Greensburg, Indiana

Honda currently commemorated a tellurian start of mass prolongation of a all-new from a belligerent adult 2016 Honda Civic Sedan during Honda of Canada Mfg. (HCM) in Alliston, ON. Slated to go on sale during dealerships opposite a U.S. and Canada in November, a all-new 10th-generation Honda Civic Sedan is a many desirous reconstitute of Civic in a model’s 43-year history. Civic is Honda’s best-selling indication globally, Civic also is a many renouned compress automobile with particular U.S. automobile buyers for 9 years running1 and a undisguised best-selling automobile in Canada for 17 uninterrupted years.

“This 10th-generation Civic will set a new benchmark in a compress category with fun-to-drive performance, fuel potency and reserve performance, together with a new turn of refinement,” pronounced Dan Smith, boss of Honda of Canada Mfg. “Our group also set a new benchmark, holding on a implausible plea of being a lead plant for a tellurian launch of this new Civic, and we’re committed to delivering world-class Civic peculiarity for a business here in North America and around a world.”

As a tellurian lead plant for this 10th-generation Civic, HCM will not usually be a initial plant in a universe to launch a new Civic into mass production, though is also obliged for building a prolongation processes and technologies that will form a prolongation bottom for Civic prolongation during all 11 Honda plants globally that will build a new Civic model.

Today’s rite follows Honda’s new proclamation of a poignant investment of $857 million over 3 years to innovate a prolongation comforts in Alliston. Civic also will be built during a Honda plant in Greensburg Indiana, with a new turbo engine built exclusively during a Honda engine plant in Anna, Ohio.

More than 9 million Civics have been constructed in North America given 1986, including some-more than 4.5 million in Canada and scarcely 4.5 million in a U.S.  Cumulative sales of Civic in North America given a 1973 launch surpass 12 million units, including some-more than 10.2 million sales in a U.S. and 1.9 million sales in Canada.

The Civic sedan is a initial in a array of new 10th-generation Civic models that will embody a sedan, coupe, high-performance Si models, a 5-door hatchback and a first-ever Civic Type-R indication for a North American market, comprising a many different and innovative lineup in Civic’s 43-year history.

Backing adult a new Civic’s thespian and sporty pattern with new energy and efficiency, for a initial time a 2016 Civic will underline dual all-new engines – including a first-ever focus of Honda turbo engine record in North America.  These absolute and fuel-efficient new engines total with a worldly new physique and framework pattern to broach impossibly manageable and sporty opening with a aloft turn of float excellence and class-leading fuel efficiency.

Honda became a initial Japanese automaker to make cars in a U.S. in 1982 with a opening of a Marysville, Ohio automobile plant, and began prolongation in Alliston, Ontario in 1986.

Employing some-more than 4,000 associates, HCM has a ability to furnish 390,000 Civic and CR-V models annually for North American and tellurian markets. HCM also produces 240,000 four-cylinder engines annually.  Honda Canada has invested some-more than $3.9 billion in Canada and any year it sources scarcely $2.1 billion in products and services from Canadian suppliers.

About Honda in North America
Honda operates 18 prolongation comforts in North America, including 8 automobile plants with a ability to furnish scarcely 2 million Honda and Acura automobile annually regulating domestic and globally sourced parts.  This comprises some-more than 90 percent of a new Honda and Acura vehicles sole in a region.  The association has invested some-more than $22 billion in a North American prolongation operations with accumulative purchases from North American tools suppliers leading $330 billion.

 

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1 Based on IHS Automotive new sell automobile registration information in a non-luxury compress automobile shred for CY2007-2014 and for 2015CYTD June