Executive VP, Acura Business Planning Office
Vice President and General Manager of Sales & Service
John W. Mendel
Executive Vice-President of American Honda
Acura was founded in the year 1986. The company has been operational for almost 33 years now. The company was a subsidiary of the Honda car manufacturer. By the year 1986, Honda had opened about 60 new dealerships in North America, in order to support its Acura brand. Acura was the first Japanese luxury car brand. The company had launched with models, known as Integra and the Legend. By the year 1987, the company had already sold almost 109,000 cars. In the year 1990, the company had introduced the NSX model. It was a car that could compete with cars manufacturers like Porche and Ferrari. During the mid to late 1990s, the company had suffered some losses in sales as well.
In the year 2000, the company had introduced several new models. This included the 1999 Acura 3.2 TL, the MDX, RSX, NSX, etcetera. During the years between 1999 and 2003, the TL version of the company's car was plagued with various kinds of issues in transmission. In the year 2001, the company had launched its new coupe known as the RSX, which was a rebadged Honda Integra DC5. In the year 2004, a new TL model was introduced as well, with a 270 BHP powered V6 engine. The company also launched the Acura TCX, along with the CSX in the Canadian market. The next year, the company introduced a new RL model, with a 300 BHP power. During that time, the company's TL and the TSX models were the top-selling vehicles by a margin. In the year 2006, a small SUV model, known as the RDX, was also launched as well. The company also updated its TL and TSX models, during the year 2007 and 2008. The company also redesigned the RL model by the year 2011, and also planned to launch a new model known as the ZDX. Then in the year 2012, the company had launched the ILX as well as the RLX models. The same year, the company also reinvented one of its older models as well, known the RDX. The company also introduced the 2014 MDX model, which seemed to be competing with Audi Q7 and the Lexus RX. By the year 2015, the company also revised the ILX model as well, for the year 2016 - as the company had added a whole lot of new features as well. As of the year 2016, the company had also revised its RDX model as well, with new features like the 2016 ILX model. The headquarters of the company is based in 919 Torrance Boulevard. The name of the place is Torrance, while the name of the state is California, USA. The pin code of the area is 90501-2746.
Acura is a Japanese luxury automobile manufacturer that focuses on the designing and the manufacturing of various kinds of vehicles and automobiles, for its customers. The current general manager, as well as the senior vice president of the company, is Jon Ikeda. The company not only serves in the USA but also in countries like Mexico, Canada, China, Kuwait and even Ukraine.
The primary services of the company include allowing the customers to purchase the luxury and performance oriented vehicles developed, designed and manufactured by the company. The company had been using bold innovation along with refined aesthetics as well, in order to result in precision manufacturing.
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