Honda Racing News

Team Genuine Broaster Chicken Honda to contest 2017 MotoAmerica Superbike Championship

Team Genuine Broaster Chicken Honda to contest 2017 MotoAmerica Superbike Championship

Feb 16, 2017 — American Honda announced today that it will be taking part in the Superbike class for the 2017 MotoAmerica racing season through the support of Team Genuine Broaster Chicken Honda who will be campaigning the all new CBR1000RR. The package of experienced team owner Danny Walker, veteran rider Jake Gagne, and the new CBR1000RR will be supported with motorcycles and technical support from Honda. Genuine Broaster Chicken Honda naturally sourced Gagne to lead the charge, having completed his first-ever season in the Superbike class in 2016 with a 10th-place finish after having captured the Superstock 1000 title the year prior.

Aleshin Leads the Way for Honda in Final Indy Car Pre-Season Practice

Aleshin Leads the Way for Honda in Final Indy Car Pre-Season Practice

Feb 11, 2017 — Schmidt Peterson Motorsports' Mikhail Aleshin led the Honda contingent at the two-day "Test in the West" at Phoenix International Raceway, posting the sixth fastest speed during the Saturday afternoon session as the Verizon IndyCar Series field completed preparations for the 2017 season.

The Honda Ridgeline Baja Race Truck opened the 2017 off-road racing season with a strong third-place finish in the “7200” class at the Parker 425.

Honda Ridgeline Baja Race Truck Takes Third at Parker 425

Feb 6, 2017 — The Honda Ridgeline Baja Race Truck opened the 2017 off-road racing season with a strong performance Saturday in the southwestern Arizona desert, leading and finishing third in the "7200" class at the Parker 425.

Top-Five Finish for Acura NSX GT3 at Daytona Debut

Top-Five Finish for Acura NSX GT3 at Daytona Debut

Jan 29, 2017 — The Acura NSX GT3 completed a highly successful endurance sports car racing debut Saturday and Sunday at the Daytona International Speedway in Florida, as a pair of Michael Shank Racing Acuras dominated the nighttime hours, leading 171 of 634 laps, prior to a best finish of fifth in the 27-car GTD field at the season-opening Rolex 24.

After debuting at last weekend's 25 Hours of Thunderhill, the Shea Racing Honda Civic Si will be driven in the 2017 Pirelli World Challenge by reigning B-Spec class champion Tom O’Gorman.

Shea Racing, Honda Performance Development Expand 2017 Pirelli World Challenge Program

Dec 9, 2016 — Honda Performance Development is pleased to announce that Shea Racing will expand the team's Pirelli World Challenge racing effort in 2017, fielding reigning B-Spec champion Tom O'Gorman in a new Honda Civic Si in the TCA category, while continuing to run a pair of Touring Car-class Honda Accords for drivers Shea Holbrook and Jason Fichter.

IndyCar Series stars Ryan Hunter-Reay, left, and Graham Rahal will join the Michael Shank Racing Acura NSX GT3 effort for January’s Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway, the opening round of the 2017 WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.

Hunter-Reay, Rahal Complete Michael Shank Racing Acura NSX GT3 Rolex 24 Lineup

Dec 8, 2016 — Indianapolis 500 winner and series champion Ryan Hunter-Reay will join Verizon IndyCar Series race winner Graham Rahal to complete the Michael Shank Racing (MSR) Acura NSX GT3 driving lineup at the season-opening Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway in January.

2017 Acura NSX GT3 Racing Teams

2017 Acura NSX GT3 Driver Lineup Features Talent, Experience

Nov 1, 2016 — Acura Motorsports today announced that Michael Shank Racing (MSR) and RealTime Racing will field impressive and experienced driver lineups in the 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and SCCA Pirelli World Challenge.

Honda Civic Type R Prototype

Honda Civic Type R Makes North American Debut at the 2016 SEMA Show

Oct 28, 2016 — Honda will showcase a large presence at the 2016 SEMA show, headlined by the North American debut of the radical new Civic Type R prototype, straight from its global introduction in Paris.

2017 Acura MDX / NSX GT3 / Custom Trailer

Acura Showcases Performance & Racing Spirit at SEMA

Oct 27, 2016 — Acura's Precision Crafted Performance and motorsports resurgence will dominate its display at the 2016 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, Nov. 1-4. The Acura NSX GT3 race car, which will make its North American racing debut in 2017, will be featured on an NSX-inspired, custom-fabricated trailer, towed by 2017 Acura MDX wrapped in a matching racing livery.