In search of the earliest Honda advertisement...

The following provides a flavour of early Honda advertisements from around the world. But what was the earliest Honda ad like? Can anyone help? 

WANTED LOCAL DISTRIBUTOR

Honda Motor Co. in UK press.

September 1959

 

An advertisment placed by Honda Motor Co., Japan in the UK media seeking a Local Distributor. 

 

Featuring...

CB-92 Benly Super Sport (124cc)

C-77 Dream (305cc)

CA-95 Benly (124cc)

C-100 Super Cub (49cc)

DREAM & SUPER SPORT

Honda Motor Co. in UK media. January 1960

 

An advertsiemnet placed by Honda Motor Co., Ltd. Japan in the UK Press promoting and...

 

Featuring...

C-71 (247cc) Dream

C-76 (305cc) Dream

CB-92 (125cc) Super Sport

 

Get on the Zoom Cycle....HONDA!!

Honda Motor Co. in UK press.

December 1960

 

Featuring...

C-100 (49cc)

C-102 E/S (49cc)

C-72 (247cc)

C-77 (305cc)

 

Shows the first 4 Honda Concessionaires in UK & Eire.

HONDA'S POTENT TWINS

American Honda

c. 1960?

 

Featuring the 4-stroke twins of...

CA-95 @ $460

CB-92 @ $495

For the ride of your life... RIDE a HONDA!

American Honda

c.1961?

 

Featuring the 4-stroke twins of...

CB-92-R @ $520

CB-92 @ $495

CA-95 @ $450

CL-72 @ $650

CA-72 @ $560

CB-72 @ $640

CA-77 @ $595

CB-77 @ $665

C-77 @ $595

Scooter 125 @ $TBA

Honda Advertorial placed by Honda Motor Co., Japan in UK press.

c.1962

 

Featuring...

C72 Dream (247cc) @ £245.9.5

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'You Meet The Nicest People On A Honda' - One of the world’s most famous advertising campaigns. Originally from the 1960s but still used today as a highly successful campaign case study.
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