January 8, 1999

Life sales surpass 200,000 units

The Honda Life, launched in April of 1997 and re released in October, 1998 to meet new minicar standards, has surpassed a 21 month cumulative sales total of 200,000 units.

This is the first time for a Honda minicar to surpass 200,000 units in a 21 month period since the N 360 released in March, 1967 accomplished the feat. Including larger classes of vehicles, this figure is right alongside Honda´s Odyssey 21 month sales total.

Reference:

  • Life (second generation)
    April, 1997 - December, 1998 (achieved in 21 months): 203,148 units
  • N 360
    March, 1967 - November, 1968 (achieved in 21 months): 211,058 units
  • Odyssey
    October, 1994 - June, 1996 (achieved in 21 months): 200,860 units
  • City (first generation)
    November, 1981 - August, 1983 (achieved in 22 months): 203,462 units



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