Honda remains the number one best-selling Japanese motorcycle brand in Mexico, exceeding its sales by 30% compared to 2021

29 November 2022

During Expo Moto 2022, Honda de México celebrated that the business strategy for its motorcycle division has been paying off, positioning it as the number one Japanese motorcycle brand of the Mexican market, with accumulated figures that add up to more than 100,000 units in the fiscal year  of Honda de México; in addition to beinHonda maintains its commitment to the Mexican market through its dealer network. Just this month, a new distributor was opened in Mexico City, and the number of agencies is expected to increase during 2023 in Mexico, with at least 10 new openings during the first quarter. At the end of 2022, Honda has 185 motorcycle dealers that allow it to be closer to the consumer.

Honda Talon, an improved side-by-side  
Also, within the event, the presentation of the Honda Talon was remembered. An upgraded side-by-side , in 2-seat and 4-seat versions, for fast, fun and capable handling, including a FOX suspension, for greater precision and comfort. It has two versions, Talon 1000X and Talon 1000X-4, available in Matte Abyss Black and Pearl Orange .

In addition to a longitudinal two-cylinder, four-stroke, four-valve engine, 999 cc, cooled by liquid coolant, fuel injection system and electric starting system, which offers an even power delivery from low revs, for an apt response in all driving situations. It is offered with a 6-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission, high/low subtransmission, among other attributes.

HRC's 40th anniversary

On the other hand, Honda took advantage of the event to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the "Honda Racing Corporation (HRC)" foundation, a division in charge of motorcycle competitions, created to be the management structure to return to the World Championship with the NS500 motorcycle, it offered several technical innovations, and with its rider Freddie Spencer , in 1983 won its first championship for both rider and manufacturer, in the 500cc class.

With 40 years of experience, great championships and important technological advances for motorcycles, success is undeniable. Between 1985 and 2001, Honda won 9 of the 17 titles in which it competed. From 2002 the 500cc category became MotoGP and Honda presented the new RC211V with which it achieved success from the first year.

Honda has dominated the category for 20 years, through its ups and downs, winning more titles than any other manufacturer, so it has much to celebrate including the development of technologies that are applied to the range of motorcycles sold to the public. general public.

About Honda de México  
It has two production centers in Celaya, Guanajuato , and El Salto, Jalisco ; where engines, transmissions, motorcycles, power products and the HR-V vehicle are produced for the national market and for export to various countries. Vehicle lineup includes Honda City, Civic, Insight and Accord cars; as well as the BR-V, HR-V CR-V and Honda Pilot SUVs; and the Odyssey minivan. Visit our page: .

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