Honda Motor Co Ltd (7267.T)
18 Aug 2017
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(This August 1 story corrects fourth paragraph to say Honda's North American vehicle sales fell 5.7 percent in the first quarter, not 7.6 percent, and Asian sales rose 15.5 percent, not 10.8 percent)
* Honda revises USD/JPY rate to 107 yen vs pvs f'cast 105 yen
BEIJING Honda Motor Co is outselling its bigger, deeper-pocketed rival Toyota Motor Corp in China this year, data from the Japanese companies shows, helped by new model launches and strong sport-utility vehicle (SUV) offerings.
* Toyota sells 732,900 in same period, up 6.2 pct yoy (Recasts; adds Honda numbers and analyst comments)
DETROIT U.S. carmakers said on Tuesday they continued to slash low-margin sales to daily rental fleets in July as the overall pace of U.S. car and light truck sales fell for the fifth straight month. | Video
DETROIT, Aug 1 U.S. carmakers said on Tuesday they continued to slash low-margin sales to daily rental fleets in July as the overall pace of U.S. car and light truck sales fell for the fifth straight month.
BRIEF-American Honda Motor reports total July sales of 150,980 Honda and Acura vehicles, down 1.2 pct
* Total July 2017 sales of 150,980 Honda and Acura vehicles, a decrease of 1.2 percent versus July 2016 Source text for Eikon: [http://bit.ly/2ugOkfv] Further company coverage:
TOKYO, Aug 1 Honda Motor Co. posted a 0.9 percent rise in operating profit for the first quarter as strong Asian sales of cars and motorcycles helped offset a slide in North American demand, while a positive currency impact also aided the bottom line.