Honda Names Hardin Honda To President’s Award Elite
ANAHEIM, CA, February 14, 2018 – American Honda Motor Co., Inc. announced today that Hardin Honda has earned President’s Award Elite for 2017, a special honor for President’s Award dealerships that also rank among the top 10 President’s Award recipients in new vehicle sales.
“The President’s Award Elite signifies the best of the best, an honor for a select few dealers that not only earn the President’s Award, but set the standard by meeting critical sales goals as well,’” said Henio Arcangeli, Jr., senior vice president of the Automobile Division for American Honda.
“We are thrilled and grateful to receive this prestigious honor from Honda, “said Roberta Hardin Bechtloff, General Manager. “Winning the President’s Award for 2017 was the perfect way to celebrate our 60 year anniversary. It recognizes that our philosophy of exceptional customer service is how we conduct our business and “Join the Hardin Family” is not just a slogan."
In order to qualify, a dealership must meet all President’s Award criteria and rank among the top 10 President’s Award recipients in new-vehicle sales. In addition to the Honda President’s Award trophy, each President’s Award Elite dealership receives a Tiffany & Co.® crystal trophy and recognition materials for its showroom.
Honda offers a full line of reliable, fuel-efficient and fun-to-drive vehicles with advanced safety technologies sold through over 1,000 independent U.S. Honda dealers. The Honda lineup includes the Fit, Civic, Accord and Clarity series passenger cars, along with the HR-V, CR-V and Pilot sport/utility vehicles, the Ridgeline pickup and the Odyssey minivan.
Honda has been producing automobiles in America for 35 years and currently operates 19 major manufacturing facilities in North America. In 2016, more than 95% of all Honda and Acura vehicles sold in the U.S. were made in North America, using domestic and globally sourced parts.