Honda Racing News

Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring

Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Race Report

Mar 19, 2016 — In an endurance racing contest that saw everything from sunny skies to pouring rain; long green-flag runs as well as a two-hour race stoppage due to heavy rain and lightning; Honda and the Tequila Patron ESM team once again proved to be an unstoppable force in the 2016 IMSA WeatherTech Sports Car Championship, winning the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring in a thrilling multi-car battle that featured more than 30 lead changes and raged right to the checkered flags.

Olivier Pla and his Michael Shank Racing team head an all-Honda front row in qualifying for Saturday’s 12 Hours of Sebring

Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Qualifying Report

Mar 18, 2016 — In a stirring duel between two Honda-powered drivers, Olivier Pla and Michael Shank Racing edged the similar Tequila Patron ESM machine of Luis Felipe "Pipo" Derani at Sebring International Raceway on Friday to claim the pole for Saturday's Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring endurance sports car race.

Ryan Hunter-Reay opened the 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series with a third-place finish for Honda at the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg Race Report

Mar 13, 2016 — Ryan Hunter-Reay opened the 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series for Honda with a third-place finish Sunday at the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, as the 2012 series champion briefly led, hung tough with the leaders through the 110-lap temporary street circuit contest and avoided dramas that delayed other potential Honda contenders.

Ryan Hunter-Reay will start sixth for Honda in Sunday’s Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg Qualifying Report

Mar 12, 2016 — Andretti Autosport's Ryan Hunter-Reay led the Honda field Saturday in qualifying for Sunday's Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, advancing to the "Fast Six" final qualifying round to post the sixth-fastest time in preparation for the opening round of the 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series championship.

Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg Practice Report

Mar 11, 2016 — Graham Rahal picked up where he left off at the end of the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series, leading the Honda field in "opening day" practice to officially start the 2016 season in advance of Sunday's Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg.

Honda Readies Field for 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series Season Opener

Honda Readies Field for 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series Season Opener

Mar 10, 2016 — Featuring a talented full-season lineup, updated Honda Indy V6 engine and enhanced aero kit bodywork, Honda opens the 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series this weekend, seeking its seventh competitive manufacturers' championship and 11th Indianapolis 500 victory.

Honda to Continue in IndyCar Competition

Honda Renews Commitment to INDYCAR

Feb 2, 2016 — Honda today announced that the company has renewed its commitment to INDYCAR, signing a new multi-year agreement to continue participation as a manufacturer in the Verizon IndyCar Series through 2017, with an option to extend the agreement through the 2020 season.

Tequila Patron EMS Ligier-Honda

Honda, Tequila Patrón ESM Wins the Rolex 24

Jan 31, 2016 — Tequila Patrón ESM prevailed Sunday in a hard-fought Rolex 24 at Daytona, scoring Honda's first overall victory at the famed event and the first IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship win for the new Honda HR35TT twin-turbocharged V6 engine.

Honda Scores Class Victory in Return to Baja 1000 in 2015

Honda Ridgeline Baja Race Truck Conquers Baja 1000

Nov 22, 2015 — Developed by Honda as a preview to the introduction of the new, second-generation Honda Ridgeline, the driving trio of Jeff Proctor, Sage Marie and Jason LaFortune piloted their Ridgeline Baja Race Truck to the Class 2 victory in this weekend's 48th running of the SCORE Baja 1000.