• Category:
    Mass-Market Cars
  • Founded:
    1948
  • HQ:
    Minato, Tokyo, Japan
  • Overview:
    Honda became the second-largest Japanese automobile manufacturer in 2001. Honda was the eighth largest automobile manufacturer in the world behind General Motors, Volkswagen Group, Toyota, Hyundai Motor Group, Ford, Nissan, and PSA Peugeot Citroën in 2011. Honda was the first Japanese automobile manufacturer to release a dedicated luxury brand, Acura, in 1986.