Honda Motor's Chinese joint ventures Guangqi Honda and Dongfeng Honda said they sold a combined 62,089 vehicles in April, up 43.2% year on year.

Guangqi Honda sold 34,581 vehicles, up 51.2%, while Dongfeng Honda sold 27,508 units, up 34.3%, China Daily reported.

Honda's sales in the first four months rose 0.6% to 210,215 units.