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  • Honda Teams and Drivers Enter Indy With Depth and Experience
    05/23/2012 - As Honda-powered teams and drivers head into the 96th running of the Indianapolis 500-mile race, they do so with the depth and experience of teams and drivers who have conquered racing's most prestigious and unpredictable event.
  • Honda Indy 500 Talking Points
    05/22/2012 - Indianapolis 500-Mile Race May 27, 2012 11 a.m. EDT ABC Television Network COMPETITION Fifteen starters in this year’s Indianapolis 500 will use the Honda HI12RT turbocharged V-6 engine. Eleven are full-season ...
  • Statement From Steve Eriksen, Vice President, Honda Performance Development, Following Wednesday's Ruling by an Appeals Judge Concerning a Protest Filed with Indycar by General Motors:
    05/11/2012 - "We are pleased that Justice Boehm's ruling has again confirmed INDYCAR's initial step to address parity of the Series-mandated single and twin turbochargers. This has been INDYCAR's intention ever since the matter first came under disc...
  • Honda Readies Robust Indy 500 Challenge    
    05/10/2012 - An accomplished 15-driver lineup, including two previous race winners and nine graduates of IndyCar training-ground series, makes up the Honda-powered effort for the 2012 Indianapolis 500, as the company seeks its third consecutive "500...
  • Honda to Power Bryan Herta Autosport
    05/10/2012 - American Honda and its Honda Performance Development (HPD) subsidiary will power a single-car effort from Team Barracuda-Bryan Herta Autosport for veteran Canadian driver Alex Tagliani at the 2012 Indianapolis 500 and for the remainder...
  • Itaipava Sao Paulo Indy 300 Race Report
    2012 IndyCar Sao Paulo
    04/29/2012 - Circuit: Parque Anhembi (2.54-mile street circuit) Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil 2011 Winner: Will Power (Team Penske Honda) 76.733 mph average [rain] Weather: Mostly cloudy, mil...
  • Statement From Steve Eriksen, Vice President, Honda Performance Development, Following Thursday’s Ruling By An Independent Panel Convened By Indycar Regarding A Protest Filed By General Motors
    04/27/2012 - We are gratified that an independent panel has upheld INDYCAR’s ruling of April 18, 2012, which approved use of the 0.74 A/R compressor cover for single-turbocharged engines competing in this year’s IZOD IndyCar Series. INDYCAR commi...
  • Sao Paulo Indy 300
    04/24/2012 - COMPETITION The 2012 season marks the return of manufacturer competition to the IZOD IndyCar Series after six years of Honda serving as single engine supplier.  Chevrolet and Lotus have joined Honda in providin...
  • Honda Grand Prix of Long Beach Race Report
    2012 IndyCar Long Beach
    04/15/2012 - Cirtcuit: Grand Prix of Long Beach (1.986-mile street circuit) Long Beach, CA 2011 Winner: Mike Conway (Andretti Autosport Honda) 88.676 mph average Weather: Sunny, mild, 62 degrees F Fn. St. Driver ...
  • Honda Long Beach American Le Mans Series Race Report
    04/15/2012 - Circuit:Grand Prix of Long Beach (1.986-mile street circuit) Long Beach, CA Weather: Clear, mild, 66 degrees F O/A Class Drivers Team Engine/Chassis Laps/Notes 1. 1-LMP1 ...
  • Honda Talking Points Long Beach
    04/11/2012 - Grand Prix of Long Beach April 15, 2012 3:30 p.m. EDT NBC Sports Network COMPETITION The 2012 season marks the return of manufacturer competition to the IZOD IndyCar Series after six years of Honda serving as single engine...
  • Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama Race Report
    2012 IndyCar Barber
    04/01/2012 - Circuit:                Barber Motorsports Park (2.3-mile road course) Birmingham, AL 2011 Winner:      Will Power (Team Penske Honda) 92.194 mph average Weather:             Mostly sunny, warm, 8...
  • Honda Talking Points Barber
    03/28/2012 - Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama April 1, 2012 2 p.m. EDT NBC Sports Network ENGINE MANUFACTURER COMPETITION The 2012 season marks the return of manufacturer competition to the IZOD IndyCar Series after six years...
  • Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg
    03/21/2012 - Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg March 25, 2012 12:30 p.m. EDT ABC ENGINE MANUFACTURER COMPETITION This weekend's season-opening Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg marks the return of manufacturer competition to the IZOD...
  • Honda Anticipates Exciting 2012 IZOD IndyCar Season
    03/19/2012 - 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 ...
  • 12 Hours of Sebring Race Report
    03/18/2012 - Circuit: Sebring International Raceway (3.74-mile road course) Sebring, FL Weather: Clear, warm, afternoon high 86 degrees F Race Results: Ps. Class Drivers Team Engine/Chassis Laps/Notes ...
  • 2012 Honda North American Motorsports Strategy
    03/13/2012 - "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 Introduction ...
  • Honda to Power Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing
    02/24/2012 - 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 Expands Professional Touring Car Program
    02/21/2012 - 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.
  • Honda Indy V8 Honored by Race Engine Magazine
    02/10/2012 - 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...