According to J.D. Powers and Associates Initial Quality StudySM for 2011, Honda offers drivers the highest initial quality in company history. Findings of this study show Honda is now positioned second, in terms of initial-quality scores, among all luxury and non-luxury automakers alike - and that they have the most individual segment leaders industry wide.
Five of the notable segment leaders are made in North America. In no particular order, they are the Honda Civic, Honda Accord, Honda Element, Honda Accord Crosstour, and Honda Ridgeline. Two are made overseas: Honda Fit and Honda Insight.
While J.D. Powers and Associate's Initial Quality StudySM for 2011 clearly highlights the unparalleled quality Honda delivers via its all-star lineup, it also calls attention to the superior quality of three different Honda plants. Three different Honda manufacturing facilities, in total, earned awards, including the Platinum Plant Quality Award, Silver Plant Quality Award, and Bronze Plant Quality Award.
Reflecting on the study results and awards, Tetsuo Iwamura, President and CEO, American Honda Motor Co., Inc., said "These results are an important demonstration of our focus on the customer and the tireless efforts put forth by Honda associates throughout our organization - in R&D, in manufacturing and in sales - to exceed their high expectations of Honda..."1
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