What Makes a Honda Is Who Makes a Honda: Annie's Story
Annie uses her aerospace engineering background to help understand how the air outside a vehicle impacts the noise inside. She loves being able to positively affect people's lives by paying attention to the little details that make a big difference. Her work as a guardian ad litem for Court Appointed Special Advocates allows her to take this passion into the community as well. Annie is who makes a Honda.
Honda established operations in America in 1959, and now employs more than 33,000 associates in its North America sales, R&D and manufacturing. It now operates 15 major manufacturing facilities in North America, producing a wide range of Honda and Acura automobiles, automobile engines and transmissions, Honda all-terrain vehicles, and power equipment products such as lawn mowers, mini-tillers and general purpose engines, using domestic and globally sourced parts.
This includes eight Honda auto plants in the North American region that have the capacity to produce 1.92 million automobiles each year. Honda operates major research and development centers in the U.S. that fully design, develop and engineer many of the products Honda produces in North America.
In 2013, more than 90 percent of the Honda and Acura automobiles sold in the U.S. were produced in North America.
Honda operates major research and development centers in the U.S. that fully design, develop and engineer many of the products Honda produces in North America.