Honda N-Box Ranks Top in Japan for 15 Straight Months


Tokyo, Dec. 6 (Jiji Press)--Honda Motor Co.'s <7267> N-Box minivehicle topped Japan's new car sales rankings for the 15th consecutive month in November, industry data showed Thursday.

The model continued to draw solid demand from families raising children, industry officials said.

Sales of the N-Box totaled 19,485 units, down 7.2 pct from a year before.

Including the N-Box, minivehicles, with engine displacements of up to 660 cc, dominated the top five slots.

Suzuki Motor Corp.'s <7269> Spacia ranked second, with sales of 11,812 units, and Daihatsu Motor Co.'s Move came in third, with sales of 11,442 units.

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