American Made Cars

August 6th, 2019 by

2019 Honda Ridgeline Fuel Efficiency

Honda’s current lineup puts forward everything from hybrid models to AWD cars, trucks, and SUVs, and most of them were made right here in the U.S. In fact, Honda models took 4 top 10 spots in the Cars.com 2019 American-Made Index.

Top 10 models included:

  • Honda Odyssey
  • Honda Ridgeline
  • Honda Passport
  • Honda Pilot

Where Are Hondas Made?

Honda will soon have been making products in America for 40 years. Since 1987, they’ve exported 1.3 million automobiles from the U.S. and currently boast 12 manufacturing facilities across the country.

Nearly two-thirds of the Honda and 99 percent of the Acura vehicles sold in the U.S. are also made in the U.S. at plants in Ohio, Indiana, and Alabama, and 2019 U.S. production totals include:

  • 1,240,000 Cars and Light Trucks
  • 1,438,000 Automobile Engines
  • 1,185,000 Transmissions
  • 1,690,000 General Purpose Engines

Each Honda included in the Cars.com 2019 American-Made Index was designed and developed in Ohio and California and produced exclusively in Lincoln, Alabama.


Cars.com American-Made Index

The Cars.com American-Made Index analyses a wide range of factors to determine which American made models contribute most to the U.S. economy, regardless of where the manufacturer’s brand is headquartered.

2019 Honda Odyssey Cargo SpaceFactors include:

  • Assembly Location
  • Domestic-Parts Content
  • U.S. Factory Employment Adjusted by Sales
  • Engine and Transmission Origin

Top 10 models for 2019 include:

  • Honda Odyssey: Provides space for 8 and premium features such as a CabinTalk™ In-Car PA System, CabinWatch® Rear Seat Monitor, and HondaVAC built-in vacuum cleaner.
  • 2020 Honda Pilot Exterior Rear Angle Driver Side Sports Complex LocationHonda Ridgeline: Honda’s game-changing light truck tows up to 5,000 lbs. thanks to a 280 hp, 262 lb-ft of torque 3.5L V6 engine.
  • Honda Passport: This all-new SUV provides a spacious interior, premium features, and engaging off-road capability.
  • Honda Pilot: Honda’s 3-row SUV has been praised by Edmunds.com for its “spacious interior, powerful and efficient V6 engine, and clever storage solutions”.

Visit Your Local Honda Showroom for a Wide Range of American Made Cars

You’ll find the Odyssey, Ridgeline, Passport, Pilot and all other Honda models alongside tempting special offers at your local West Michigan Honda dealer. For any further advice or assistance, don’t hesitate to contact us today.

Posted in 2019 Vehicles, Awards