MARKHAM, Ontario – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Honda Motorcycle is proud to be the # 1 selling motorcycle brand in Canada. In 2014, Honda achieved almost 20% market share, with total sales of 10,930 motorcycles, more than 1,000 units ahead of its closest competitor.
âMotorcycles are at the very heart of the Honda brand. This is where our business started and we are extremely proud to have achieved the # 1 sales position in Canada, âsaid Jerry Chenkin, President and CEO of Honda Canada Inc.
Honda was the best-selling brand in the Off Road Recreation, Dual Sport and Sport categories in 2014. In the fiercely competitive world of entry-level sports motorcycles, Honda also took the largest market share with the CBR500R and the MSX125 Grom in the lead.
Honda also celebrated impressive success in motorcycle racing this year. Honda riders have won both the Canadian MX Championship title as well as the Canadian Superbike Championship title. Winning both titles is an extremely rare achievement, of which Honda is extremely proud.
This marks Honda’s return to the top of sales in Canada for the first time since 2007.
About Honda Canada Moto
Honda Canada Inc. was founded in 1969 and is the sole distributor of Honda motorcycles, scooters, ATVs and side-by-side vehicles in Canada. The Motorcycle Division of Honda Canada is responsible for the sales, marketing and operational activities of these products through authorized Honda dealers. For more information on Honda motorcycles, please visit http://motorcycle.honda.ca.