Malacca, February 16 - Honda Malaysia today received the Initial Quality Study (IQS) award trophy from J.D. Power Asia Pacific at its Pegoh plant in Alor Gajah, Malacca.
The IQS award was for Honda Civic winning the No. 1 spot in the midsize segment and was presented to Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer Mr. Yasuhide Mizuno at a ceremony held in Honda's manufacturing plant in Malacca.
Based on the results announced in December 2006, the 8th Generation Honda Civic emerged No. 1 in the midsize segment while the City ranks second in the entry midsize segment.
Commenting about Honda's achievement, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Mr Yasuhide Mizuno said, "This achievement is only one of the sweet milestones in our journey towards achieving number 1 in customer satisfaction. Our commitment and challenge is to consistently supply products of the highest quality yet at a reasonable price to our customers. Our greatest rewards are satisfied customers!"
"This IQS award is a result of Honda's commitment and emphasis on Quality Control Development. We always benchmark ourselves against world-class standards of quality in order to maintain our competitiveness. Of course, not forgetting the support we have received from our customers, without whom, Honda would not be where we are today. We hope to continue to improve in every aspect of our operations as we strive to achieve number one in customer satisfaction," added Mr Mizuno.