NEW YORK – American Honda has made big strides in getting vehicles to dealers, but nevertheless will end 2011 with volume down about 100,000 units from last year, says Mike Accavitti, vice president-marketing operations. “We're not able to fill the pipeline as fast as we'd like,” he says. But Accavitti reveals Honda will finish 2011 better than expected only a few months ago, when executives believed the brand would fall 200,000 units shy of their full-year forecast because of parts ...

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