Prelude Production Numbers

From G1 Prelude
  • 313,040 total manufactured worldwide, 80% outside japan
  • 171,829 total sold in US
  • 17,339 total sold in Canada
  • 61,212 total sold to remaining export markets
  • 62,600 total sold in Japan
  • 58% of all manufactured preludes 79-82 went to US.
  • 37% of all manufactured preludes 79-82 went elsewhere outside Japan & US
  • 20% of all manufactured preludes 79-82 went to Japan


US Sales

  • 1979 Total Honda Sales - 353,291
  • 1980 Total Honda Sales - 375,388
  • 1981 Total Honda Sales - 370,705
  • 1982 Total Honda Sales - 365,865

  • 1979 Total Prelude Sales - 39,831 (11.3% of all sales for year)
  • 1980 Total Prelude Sales - 50,676 (13.5% of all sales for year)
  • 1981 Total Prelude Sales - 43,450 (11.7% of all sales for year)
  • 1982 Total Prelude Sales - 37,872 (10.4% of all sales for year)

Canada Sales

  • 1979 Total Honda Sales - 32,966
  • 1980 Total Honda Sales - 46,845
  • 1981 Total Honda Sales - 63,483
  • 1982 Total Honda Sales - 55,961

  • 1979 Total Prelude Sales - 2,831 (8.6% of all sales for year)
  • 1980 Total Prelude Sales - 3,940 (8.4% of all sales for year)
  • 1981 Total Prelude Sales - 6,069 (9.6% of all sales for year)
  • 1982 Total Prelude Sales - 4,559 (8.2% of all sales for year)

Great Britain Sales

  • 1979 Total Honda Sales - 17,849
  • 1980 Total Honda Sales - 22,760
  • 1981 Total Honda Sales - 15,774
  • 1982 Total Honda Sales - 16,333

  • 1979 Total Prelude Sales - 2,654 (14.9% of all sales for year)
  • 1980 Total Prelude Sales -
  • 1981 Total Prelude Sales -
  • 1982 Total Prelude Sales -