Tag: racing

Jul 03

Honda Automobiles: Honda and Acura Trucks Combine for New June Record; New Performance Products Energize Both Brands

This release contains: 1 Related Document, 2 Photos American Honda trucks set new all-time June record, up almost 2% Acura Division gains 23.7% in June with both cars & trucks rising in double digits Acura TLX nets 12.9% increase as 2018 A-Spec performance model drives traffic Acura RDX sets new June mark with 48.3% jump; MDX nets 14% increase Honda HR-V sets all-time best June, advancing over 35% Accord rises 3.4% and Civic tops 30,000 units as passenger cars remain strong American Honda Motor Co., Inc.

Jun 27

Honda Automobiles: Honda Racing at Speed Highlights Honda, Acura Racing Success

This release contains: 1 Related Document, 3 Photos Indianapolis 500 victory highlighted in monthly racing recap Series viewership expands with new broadcast, cable partners Total reach now extends to 135 million households Takuma Sato’s thrilling victory in the 101st running of the Indianapolis 500 is featured in the latest edition of Honda Racing: at Speed, the monthly recap of Honda Racing and Acura Motorsports activities. The new episode recently premiered on MavTV, a variety of other broadcast and cable providers, and on the Honda Performance Development YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qvqVNyhyqhA . May was a banner month for Honda Racing, including Sato’s historic victory at the Indianapolis 500, Formula One champion Fernando Alonso’s foray into Indy car competition at the “500”, Scott Dixon’s thrilling pole run and the Indianapolis debut for Acura sports car team Michael Shank Racing.

Apr 10

Honda Automobiles: The "Mayor of Hinchtown" Masters Long Beach

This release contains: 1 Related Document, 6 Photos James Hinchcliffe, Honda, win the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Sebastien Bourdais follows up St.

Apr 07

Honda Automobiles: Honda Introduces Expanded 2017 Red Bull Global Rallycross Driver Lineup

This release contains: 1 Related Document, 2 Photos Honda Racing expands to a three-driver lineup for 2017 season Olsbergs MSE to campaign again in Red Bull Global Rallycross Championship Driver announcement in conjunction with launch of Project CARS ™ 2 video game Honda and Honda Performance Development today announced that Olsbergs MSE (OMSE) will field an expanded lineup of three talented, young drivers for the 2017 Red Bull Global Rallycross Championship season.

Nov 03

Honda Automobiles: Honda Announces Return to Baja at 2015 SEMA Show, Ridgeline Baja Race Truck Hints at Styling Direction for All-New 2017 Ridgeline…

This release contains: 1 Related Document, 88 Photos, 1 Video Today at the 2015 SEMA Show, Honda revealed its Ridgeline Baja Race Truck, a purpose-built racing machine that marks Honda’s return to off-road truck racing, while also providing an early glimpse at the styling direction for the all-new 2017 Honda Ridgeline pickup that will hit dealer showrooms in the first half of next year. The Honda exhibit also showcased a multifaceted display of personalized Honda cars, SUVs, powersports products and two- and four-wheeled racing machines. The Honda Ridgeline Baja Race Truck, in red, white and black Honda Racing livery, will compete in this year’s running of the SCORE Baja 1000.

Aug 10

Honda Automobiles: 2016 Honda Accord Press Kit – Powertrain

This release contains: 1 Related Document Overview The 2016 Accord Sedan and Coupe are offered with two advanced engines – a direct-injected (DI) 2.4-liter inline 4-cylinder engine, and a 3.5-liter V-6 that is the most powerful engine offered in a Honda sedan to date. Available transmissions include a sporty and fuel-efficient continuously variable transmission (CVT) for the 4-cylinder engines, unique 6-speed manuals for the 4-cylinder and V-6 engines, and a 6-speed automatic for V-6 models. The direct-injected 2.4-liter i-VTEC inline 4-cylinder powerplant is the base Accord engine, providing 185 horsepower and 181 lb-ft.

Mar 24

Honda Automobiles: Honda Ready as 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series Season Opens

New Honda twin-turbo V6 engine debuts Andretti Autosport returns to Honda power Lineup includes eight race winners, 2012 champion Ryan Hunter-Reay Seven teams and a dozen full-time entries will lead the Honda effort in the 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series, which opens Sunday with the Firestone Grand Prix of St.

Jul 06

Honda Insight Banned For Being Too Competitive In Rally Championship

Oaktec’s fuel-sipping Honda Insight hybrid has been banned from the UK’s Formula 1000 Rally Championship for being too fast.

Jun 24

Honda Develops Two Vehicles To Take On Pikes Peak

Honda Performance Development (HPD) has raced – and won – at some of the most renowned racing circuits across the globe, from the Indianapolis 500 to the 24 Hours of Le Mans . Now, Honda‚Äôs performance arm wants to tackle the Pikes Peak International Hillclimb. HRD will have two entries in the 89th running of the race: a rally version of the B-Spec Honda Fit introduced at last year’s 25 Hours of Thunderhill; and an exotic, tube-frame, V-6-powered HPD “Desert Pilot”.

Jun 21

BTCC season-opener ends in dramatic 0.055-second photo finish

Filed under: Motorsports , Videos , Hatchback , Ford , Honda , UK , Racing Matt finish at BTCC Croft – Click above to watch the video after the jump To the casual observer, it might appear that there’s only a handful of racing series in the world. F1 , NASCAR , maybe WRC

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