Honda Motor Europe has renewed its approval of AkzoNobel vehicle refinish brands Sikkens® and Lesonal® for aftermarket repairs of Honda vehicles in Europe until 2024.

In support of Honda’s high-quality product and service standards, the five-year contract covers supply and support and will continue to drive quality and innovation and bring efficiencies to automotive body shops.

“I’m delighted that our fantastic working partnership with Honda in Europe is set to continue,” said Neil Read, Global Key Account Manager, AkzoNobel.

Neil added: “AkzoNobel has worked closely with Honda for many years, always focusing on the quality, performance and innovation of our products and services to ensure alignment with Honda’s strategies. Together we strive to deliver the best possible quality of service for Honda’s dealers and repairers and with another five years secured, we can continue to drive body shop efficiencies and reduce key-to-key time for the benefit of our customers.”

“The AkzoNobel product range is greatly respected by the industry and is delivered with a high level of support. Working as true partners, we’re able to deliver the quality, durability, performance and color accuracy demanded by our customers. I’m looking forward to continuing our partnership for another five years,” said Peter Gottschalg Body & Paint Manager Honda Motor Europe.