TORRANCE, CA – April 2, 2020 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) – As the market impact of the fast-changing COVID-19 situation evolves, Honda will continue to evaluate conditions and make adjustments to its production operations in North America as necessary. In undertaking these production adjustments, Honda is continuing to manage its business carefully through a measured approach to sales that aligns production with market demand.
Honda has extended the production suspension previously announced for all of its automobile, engine and transmission plants in the U.S. and Canada through April 10. Honda began its automotive production suspension on March 23.
Honda of South Carolina Mfg., Inc. (HSC), which produces powersports products including ATVs and side-by-side vehicles, has extended the production suspension through April 10. HSC originally suspended its production on March 26.
No updates: Honda Power Equipment Mfg., Inc. (HPE), which produces a variety of power equipment products, suspended production beginning Thursday, March 26, with current plans to return to production on Monday, April 6.
Due to the fast-changing nature of this situation, we will continue to provide updates on our business impacts and actions on Hondanews.com.
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American Honda Motor Co., Inc., is the sole distributor of Honda motorcycles, scooters, ATVs and Side-by-Sides in the United States. American Honda’s Powersports Division conducts the sales, marketing and operational activities for these products through independent authorized Honda retail dealers.
Source: American Honda Motor Co., Inc.