Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg
March 25, 2012
12:30 p.m. EDT
ENGINE MANUFACTURER COMPETITION
This weekend's season-opening Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg marks the return of manufacturer competition to the IZOD...
A 10-driver lineup that has combined for three Indianapolis 500 victories, six IZOD IndyCar Series championships – including the last five drivers' championships in succession – and 65 IndyCar race wins will lead the Honda effort in ...
Circuit: Sebring International Raceway (3.74-mile road course) Sebring, FL
Weather: Clear, warm, afternoon high 86 degrees F
"Ever since I was appointed as the president of the company, I have been prompting systems and capabilities which enable us to develop edgy products."
- Takanobu Ito, Honda Motor Co. CEO; November, 2011; Tokyo Motor Show
American Honda and its Honda Performance Development (HPD) subsidiary will power a single-car effort from Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing for young American driver Josef Newgarden in the 2012 IZOD IndyCar Series, HPD and the team announced t...
Honda Performance Development's production-based racing program continues to grow as the 2012 racing season begins, with customer Honda and Acura teams racing in Touring Car series in both the United States and Canada.
Race Engine Technology magazine, a respected British technical publication, has named the Honda Indy V8 engine as its "North American Race Engine of the Year" for 2011.
In its latest issue, the Honda Indy V8 engine was recognized by Rac...
Honda Performance Development today unveiled its largest customer endurance racing program to date, as six teams will campaign a total of seven HPD-powered LMP1 and LMP2 prototypes in the 2012 World Endurance Championship and the America...
American Honda and its Honda Performance Development (HPD) subsidiary will power a two-car effort from Dale Coyne Racing in the 2012 IZOD IndyCar Series, HPD and the team announced today.
Under terms of the agreement, HPD will provide i...
Sunday's season-ending IZOD IndyCar Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway was cancelled after a multi-car crash on Lap 11 resulted in fatal injuries for two-time Indianapolis 500 champion Dan Wheldon.
The new Honda Performance Development ARX-01g continues its successful run in American Le Mans Series LMP2 competition, with Level 5 Motorsports dominating the category at Saturday’s Petit Le Mans, finishing sixth overall and eight lap...
A class-winning, fourth overall finish for the new Honda Performance Development ARX-01g and Level 5 Motorsports last weekend at Laguna Seca Raceway delivered the 2011 American Le Mans Series LMP2 drivers' championships for team owner Sc...
The National Auto Sport Association (NASA) National Championship returned to the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course September 6-11, with more than 40 Honda and Acura racers in attendance and claiming four class national titles.
An impressive 34...
Circuit: City Centre Airport (2.556-mile temporary circuit), Edmonton, Alberta
2010 Winner: Scott Dixon (Target Chip Ganassi Racing Honda), 101.666 mph average
Weather: Sunny, mild, 73 degrees F
American Honda and its Honda Performance Development (HPD) subsidiary will power A.J. Foyt Racing in the 2012 IZOD IndyCar Series, HPD and the team announced today. Under terms of the agreement, HPD will provide its new, turbocharged 2.2...
Both Honda Performance Development (HPD) entries at the 2011 Pikes Peak International Hillclimb made successful runs Sunday, as the racing division of American Honda Motor Co., Inc., made its first foray in the "Race to the Clouds" with ...
Honda Performance Development (HPD) has released details of a new support program for competitors using the Honda CR125 engine package during the 2011 SKUSA ProTour and SuperNats race seasons.