It seems that November 9 was a celebration day in the auto industry, because, after VW celebrated its 15 millionth Passat, Honda UK is celebrating its 1 millionth Civic produced at the Swindon plant. The first Civic was produced here on September 19, 1994 and Honda the cars go to over 60 countries worldwide. The anniversary model was a red Honda Civic Type-R, which will go to a British customer.
Ken Keir, Managing Director of Honda (UK) and Senior Vice President of Honda Motor Europe stated:“Civic remains the cornerstone of our UK and European success. Customers love its innovative design and build quality, which not only retains a huge loyal customer base, but is key to us winning new sales across Europe”