Honda Cars for Sale in Ghana
Honda Motors Co. is a publicly traded Japanese multinational vehicle, power equipment and motorcycle manufacturer. Honda, along with Toyota is one of the biggest automakers not only in Japan but in the world. Honda is the biggest manufacturer of motorcycles in the world and the automobile company which manufactures the highest number of engines in the world. Honda Motors Co. was founded in 1946 in Hamamatsu, Japan where its corporate headquarters are located presently. Hamamatsu is home to many technology companies, including Hamamatsu Photonics, famous for its cameras, microscopes and telescopes. Honda is the only non American company to fabricate cars in the United States and then export it from there to other countries. Apart from Nissan and Toyota, Honda is the only Japanese company in the top ten automobile manufacturers.
Performance and Specifications of Honda
Honda is the most technologically advanced company in Japan and probably in the world as well. They even manufacture space technology equipment in collaboration with General Electric co. Apart from cars and motorcycles Honda produces robots, power equipment and solar cells as well and this technological prowess and diversity is reflected in the Honda cars as well. Honda was one of the pioneers automakers in the world to introduce fuel cell, hybrid, Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) and plug-in vehicles. The Honda vehicles are as well known for their quality as they are for their technological sophistication.
Popular Honda Models in Ghana
Ghanaians are really obsessed with Honda vehicles because of its affordability, durability and fuel economy. Honda has a lot of popular models in Ghana but the most popular car models are Honda Accord, Honda Civic and Honda CR-V.
Honda Civic: Civic is a compact car manufactured by Honda. It is the most well known model sold by Honda in Pakistan. It is a front engine front wheel drive five seater sedan which rolled out of Honda assembly line in 1973 and is still going strong.
Honda Accord: It is also a sedan but bigger than Civic and certainly much more luxurious than its sister models City and Civic. The production started in 1976 and Honda Accord became an instant hit upon its release not only in Japan but all around the world as well. Accord was the first non US vehicle to be manufactured in the United States and then exported from there in 1982.
Honda CR-V: Honda CR-V a crossover Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) which was first lunched in 1995 and comes with a unique slogan "Compact Recreational Vehicle".The CR-V achieved in 2003 after selling 9,708 units the second best selling vehicle in Japan that year.
In Ghana, there are some other Honda models like the Odyssey and Pilot which are imported into the country because of it's popularity in other markets.
Availability of Honda Cars in Ghana
Honda cars are readily available in every major Ghanaian city either in used or second hand versions. The Honda Place (Ghana) Limited which is the official dealer in Ghana also offers spare parts and after sales services including brand new Honda vehicles of different models and trim levels. However used versions of Honda vehicles are also available on Jumia Car by local dealers and private seller below according to preferred location;
Interesting Facts about Honda cars
Honda was founded in 1941 by Soichiro Honda who never had formal technical or engineering education but started working as a piston ring supplier to Toyota Motors Co. After the Second World War Honda was liquidated and was bought by Toyota and stopped existing. In 1946 it was founded as a motorcycle manufacturing company but that did not work either and the company failed. It was refounded a third time as Honda Motors Co. and started manufacturing cars and this time it worked and gradually they became automobile giants.