Marquez's Japanese GP Target: Match Point at Motegi

Oct 17, 2018

Reigning MotoGP World Champion Marc Marquez contests Honda's home Grand Prix this weekend, with the chance of wrapping up his fifth MotoGP title in six years.


Takaaki Nakagami Renews Contract with LCR Honda IDEMITSU for 2019

Oct 16, 2018

LCR Honda IDEMITSU Japanese rider Takaaki Nakagami will continue to race for the team in the 2019 FIM MotoGP World Championship season.


MotoGP Track Report Round 15

Oct 08, 2018

Honda has added the MotoGP Track Report featuring analyses by Alberto Puig, HRC Team Manager, for Round 15, Thailand.


Marquez Wins Red-Hot Thailand MotoGP Race

Oct 07, 2018

Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team RC213V) won a breathtaking final-corner duel to win the first-ever Thailand MotoGP race and take another important step towards winning the 2018 MotoGP World Championship.


Nagashima Top 8 in Buriram, Pawi 21st

Oct 07, 2018

IDEMITSU Honda Team Asia rider Tetsuta Nagashima crossed the finish-line 8th in the 24-lap Moto2 Thailand Grand Prix, while teammate Khairul Idham Pawi finished the race in 21st place.


Toba 12th in Buriram, Atiratphuvapat DNF

Oct 07, 2018

Honda Team Asia rider Kaito Toba finished 12th in the Moto3 World Championship Thailand Grand Prix, while teammate Nakarin Atiratphuvapat crashed and could not cross the finish-line.


Magic Marquez takes 50th MotoGP Pole in Thailand

Oct 03, 2018

Reigning World Champion Marc Marquez qualified fastest in sweltering tropical conditions at Chang International Circuit to put him on pole position for the inaugural Thailand MotoGP race.


Nagashima Starts from Row 6 in Buriram, Pawi on Row 8

Oct 06, 2018

IDEMITSU Honda Team Asia rider Tetsuta Nagashima will start the Thailand Grand Prix from 18th position on the grid, while Khairul Idham Pawi set the 24th quickest time.


Atiratphuvapat Starts from Row 7 in Thailand, Toba on Row 9

Oct 05, 2018

Honda Team Asia riders Kaito Toba and Nakarin Atiratphuvapat were off to positive starts on the opening day of the inaugural Thai Grand Prix weekend.


MotoGP Track Report Round 14

Sep 25, 2018

Honda has added the MotoGP Track Report featuring analyses by Alberto Puig, HRC Team Manager, for Round 14, Aragon.


Masterful Marquez Scores Brilliant Aragon Hat-trick

Sep 24, 2018

Marc Marquez took a vital sixth victory of the year at scorching-hot Aragon to continue his brilliant quest for a historic fifth MotoGP World Championship in his six seasons in the premier class.


Nagashima Top 15 in Aragon, Pawi 27th

Sep 24, 2018

IDEMITSU Honda Team Asia rider Tetsuta Nagashima crossed the finish-line 15th in the 21-lap Moto2 Aragon Grand Prix, while teammate Khairul Idham Pawi finished 27th.


Atiratphuvapat 24th in Aragon, Toba 26th

Sep 24, 2018

Honda Team Asia rider Nakarin Atiratphuvapat finished 24th in the Moto3 Aragon Grand Prix, while teammate Kaito Toba crossed the finish-line 26th.


Marquez Has Heart Set on Another Home Victory

Sep 19, 2018

Marc Marquez hopes to take another step towards an historic fifth MotoGP crown in six years at MotorLand Aragon, where the paddock completes the main, five-month European segment of the season.

MotoGP Track Report Round 13

Sep 10, 2018

Honda has added the MotoGP Track Report featuring analyses by Alberto Puig, HRC Team Manager, for Round 13, San Marino.


Marquez Second at Misano and Extends Title Lead

Sep 09, 2018

Reigning World Champion Marc Marquez rode a superb race at sun-baked Misano, finishing a hard-fought second to extend his World Championship lead for the sixth consecutive race.


Pawi 22nd in Misano Moto2, Nagashima DNF

Sep 09, 2018

IDEMITSU Honda Team Asia rider Khairul Idham Pawi crossed the finish-line 22nd in the 25-lap Moto2 San Marino Grand Prix, while teammate Tetsuta Nagashima crashed and retired.


Toba 13th in Misano Moto3, Atiratphuvapat 18th

Sep 09, 2018

Honda Team Asia rider Kaito Toba finished 13th in the Moto3 San Marino Grand Prix after contesting a thrilling battle, while teammate Nakarin Atiratphuvapat crossed the finish-line 18th.


British GP Cancelled Due To Poor Track Conditions

Aug 26, 2018

 The British MotoGP round was cancelled at 4pm local time, due to poor track conditions.


Race Cancelled Due to Poor Track Conditions

Aug 26, 2018

The Moto3 British Grand Prix was canceled due to standing water on the track caused by poor water drainage. 


British Grand Prix Canceled

Aug 26, 2018

The British Grand Prix for the 2018 Moto2 World Championship was canceled due to poor track conditions caused by persistent rainfall.


Marquez Aims for More History at Historic British GP

Aug 22, 2018

Marc Marquez goes into the British Grand Prix at the top of the 2018 MotoGP World Championship, aiming for another victory, after taking five wins, three second-place finishes and one third-place result as he works towards winning a fifth MotoGP crown.


MotoGP Track Report Round 11

Aug 13, 2018

Honda has added the MotoGP Track Report featuring analyses by Alberto Puig, HRC Team Manager, for Round 11, Austria.


Marquez Takes Second In Spielberg Thriller

Aug 12, 2018

Reigning World Champion Marc Marquez increased his advantage in the 2018 MotoGP World Championship with a breath-taking ride to second place at the Red Bull Ring, outside the Austrian town of Spielberg.


Nagashima 15th in Austria, Pawi 16th

Aug 12, 2018

IDEMITSU Honda Team Asia rider Tetsuta Nagashima crossed the finish-line 15th in the 25-lap Moto2 Austria Grand Prix, while teammate Khairul Idham Pawi finished in 16th place.


Toba 16th at Red Bull Ring, Atiratphuvapat 28th

Aug 12, 2018

Honda Team Asia rider Kaito Toba finished 16th in the Moto3 Austrian Grand Prix after contesting a nail-biting battle, while teammate Nakarin Atiratphuvapat crossed the finish-line in 28th place.


MotoGP Track Report Round 10

Aug 07, 2018

Honda has added the MotoGP Track Report featuring analyses by Alberto Puig, HRC Team Manager, for Round 10, the Czech Republic.


Magic Marquez Extends Title Lead In 100th MotoGP Race 

Aug 05, 2018

Marc Marquez showed his strength and experience in his hundredth MotoGP race, finishing a close third in a thrilling Czech Republic Grand Prix at Brno, and most importantly comfortably ahead of his nearest championship rival.


Nagashima 16th in Brno, Pawi 20th

Aug 05, 2018

IDEMITSU Honda Team Asia rider Tetsuta Nagashima crossed the finish-line 16th in the 19-lap Moto2 Czech Grand Prix, while teammate Khairul Idham Pawi finished in 20th place.


Atiratphuvapat 16th in Brno Moto3, Toba DNF

Aug 05, 2018

Honda Team Asia rider Nakarin Atiratphuvapat finished 16th in the Moto3 Czech Grand Prix after contesting a fierce battle in the lead group, while teammate Kaito Toba retired due to a crash at Turn 4 on Lap 3.


Century-Man Marquez Seeks Another Brno Win

Aug 01, 2018

Marc Marquez returns from MotoGP’s short summer break for the Czech Grand Prix at Brno, where he is due to make his 100th premier-class start and will be aiming for his third win in a row and his fifth of the season.


MotoGP Track Report Round 9

July 17, 2018

Honda has added the MotoGP Track Report featuring analyses by Alberto Puig, HRC Team Manager, for Round 9, Germany.


King Of The ’Ring Marquez Takes Magic Win To Extend Points Lead

July 15, 2018

Marc Marquez had a perfect day at the sun-blessed Sachsenring, taking his ninth consecutive victory at the German track in the ninth race of the 2018 season and the 99th race of his MotoGP career.


Pawi 17th in Sachsenring, Nagashima DNF

July 15, 2018

IDEMITSU Honda Team Asia rider Khairul Idham Pawi crossed the finish-line 17th in the 28-lap Moto2 German Grand Prix, while teammate Tetsuta Nagashima crashed at Turn 3 on Lap 5 and retired.


Toba Brave 18th at Sachsenring, Atiratphuvapat DNF

July 15, 2018

Honda Team Asia rider Kaito Toba finished 18th in the Moto3German Grand Prix, while teammate Nakarin Atiratphuvapat retired due to a crash on Lap 17.


Marquez Ready to Fight Again at His Best Track

July 11, 2018

Reigning MotoGP World Champion Marc Marquez has scored 65 Grand Prix victories at racetracks all over the world, but he’s achieved more success at the Sachsenring than anywhere else.

MotoGP Track Report Round 8

July 02, 2018

Honda has added the MotoGP Track Report featuring analyses by Alberto Puig, HRC Team Manager, for Round 8, the Netherlands.


Magic Marquez Wins Assen Epic To Increase Points Lead

July 01, 2018

Marc Marquez increased his World Championship lead with an astonishing victory in the epic Dutch MotoGP round, which will live on in memory as one of the greatest premier-class encounters in the history of the sport.


Difficult Race for Pawi in Assen

July 01, 2018

IDEMITSU Honda Team Asia rider Khairul Idham Pawi crossed the finish-line 19th in the 24-lap Moto2 Dutch Grand Prix.


Toba 16th in Assen, Atiratphuvapat 22nd

July 01, 2018

Honda Team Asia rider Kaito Toba finished 16th in the lightweight Moto3 class Dutch Grand Prix, while teammate Nakarin Atiratphuvapat completed the race in 22nd place.


Marquez Carries Title Advantage to Historic Assen

June 28, 2018

Marc Marquez arrives in the Netherlands for the season’s most historic race eager to maintain the championship lead he extended last time out in Catalunya.


MotoGP Track Report Round 7

June 19, 2018

Honda has added the MotoGP Track Report featuring analyses by Alberto Puig, HRC Team Manager, for Round 7, Catalunya.


Marquez Takes Safe Second To Increase Championship Lead

June 18, 2018

Reigning MotoGP World Champion Marc Marquez finished a strong second at Catalunya to increase his points advantage at the top of the 2018 championship chase.


Solid 13th for Nagashima in Montmeló, Pawi 19th

June 18, 2018

IDEMITSU Honda Team Asia rider Tetsuta Nagashima crossed the finish-line 13th to score three championship points in the intermediate class of the Catalan Grand Prix.


Toba 6th in Montmeló, Atiratphuvapat 14th

June 18, 2018

Honda Team Asia rider Kaito Toba finished 6th in the lightweight class Catalan Grand Prix, while teammate Nakarin Atiratphuvapat completed the race in 14th place.


Marquez Ready to Bounce Back at Barcelona

June 13, 2018

Reigning MotoGP World Champion Marc Marquez brings a 23-point championship lead to his home race at the Barcelona-Catalunya circuit, a one-hour ride from Cervera, the town of his birth.


MotoGP Track Report Round 6

June 08, 2018

Honda has added the MotoGP Track Report featuring analyses by Alberto Puig, HRC Team Manager, for Round 6, Italy.


Jorge Lorenzo and Repsol Honda Team Reach Basic Agreement for MotoGP Class Contract

June 6, 2018

Honda Racing Corporation (HRC) today announced that it has reached a basic agreement with Spanish rider Jorge Lorenzo (31 years old), who will sign-on with Repsol Honda Team as a factory rider to compete in the FIM Road Racing World Championship MotoGP class from the beginning of 2019 for two years.


Marquez Tumbles, Crutchlow Takes On Podium Battle

June 4, 2018

Reigning MotoGP World Champion Marc Marquez endured his toughest Sunday of 2018, crashing out of the battle for victory in the early stages of the race at sun-blessed Mugello.


Pawi Solid 18th at Mugello, Nagashima an Unlucky DNF

June 4, 2018

IDEMITSU Honda Team Asia rider Khairul Idham Pawi crossed the finish-line 18th in the 21-lap Moto2 Italian Grand Prix, while tammate Tetsuta Nagashima was involved in a crash and retired.


Toba 20th in Mugello, Atiratphuvapat 25th

June 4, 2018

Honda Team Asia rider Kaito Toba finished 20th in the Moto3 Italian Grand Prix, while tammate Nakarin Atiratphuvapat completed the race in 25th place.


Tatsuki Suzuki Added to Honda Riders Close Up Site

June 1, 2018

Tatsuki Suzuki has been added to the Honda Riders Close Up site, providing a close look at the world’s most brilliant riders challenging the harsh and unforgiving world of racing on their Honda factory machines.


Marquez Takes On the Challenge of Magical Mugello

May 31, 2018

Marc Marquez contests one of the most popular Grand Prix events of the year, riding his RC213V around Italy’s picturesque and highly challenging Mugello circuit.


MotoGP Track Report Round 5

May 23, 2018

Honda has added the MotoGP Track Report featuring analyses by Alberto Puig, HRC Team Manager, for Round 5, France.


Takaaki Nakagami Added to Honda Riders Close Up Site

May 22, 2018

Takaaki Nakagami has been added to the Honda Riders Close Up site, providing a close look at the world’s most brilliant riders challenging the harsh and unforgiving world of racing on their Honda factory machines.


Adam Norrodin Added to Honda Riders Close Up Site

May 22, 2018

Adam Norrodin has been added to the Honda Riders Close Up site, providing a close look at the world’s most brilliant riders challenging the harsh and unforgiving world of racing on their Honda factory machines.


Ayumu Sasaki Added to Honda Riders Close Up Site

May 22, 2018

Ayumu Sasaki has been added to the Honda Riders Close Up site, providing a close look at the world’s most brilliant riders challenging the harsh and unforgiving world of racing on their Honda factory machines.


Marquez Dominates at Le Mans for Superb Victory Hat-trick

May 20, 2018

Marc Marquez roared to his third consecutive MotoGP victory at sun-soaked Le Mans to boost his quest for a fifth MotoGP World Championship crown in his sixth season in the premier-class.


Pawi Top 15 in France Moto2, Nagashima 25th

May 20, 2018

IDEMITSU Honda Team Asia rider Khairul Idham Pawi crossed the finish-line 15th in the Moto2 French Grand Prix, while teammate Tetsuta Nagashima completed the 25-lap race in 25th place.


Toba 17th at Le Mans, Atiratphuvapat 20th

May 20, 2018

Honda Team Asia rider Kaito Toba finished 17th in today’s Moto3 French Grand Prix, while teammate Nakarin Atiratphuvapat completed the race in 20th place.


Marquez Takes World Championship Lead to Le Mans

May 16, 2018

Marc Marquez races at legendary Le Mans this weekend after taking the 2018 MotoGP World Championship lead for the first time at his home Grand Prix two weeks ago.


MotoGP Track Report Round 4

May 8, 2018

Honda has added the MotoGP Track Report featuring analyses by Alberto Puig, HRC Team Manager, for Round 4, USA.


Marquez Takes Title Lead With Masterful Jerez Victory

May 6, 2018

Marc Marquez took the World Championship lead for the first time this year with a brilliant victory in the fourth round of the 2018 MotoGP World Championship at red-hot Jerez.


Nagashima 13th in Jerez, Pawi 18th

May 6, 2018

IDEMITSU Honda Team Asia rider Tetsuta Nagashima crossed the finish line 13th in the Spanish Grand Prix, while teammate Khairul Idham Pawi completed the 23-lap race in 18th place.


Toba 9th in Jerez, Atiratphuvapat 19th

May 6, 2018

Honda Team Asia rider Kaito Toba finished 9th in today’s Spanish Grand Prix. Teammate Nakarin Atiratphuvapat crossed the finish-line in 19th place.


Marquez Targets World Championship Lead in Spain

May 2, 2018

Marc Marquez contests the Spanish Grand Prix two weeks after winning his first race of the season to put himself within one point of the MotoGP World Championship lead.


MotoGP Track Report Round 3

April 24, 2018

Honda has added the MotoGP Track Report featuring analyses by Alberto Puig, HRC Team Manager, for Round 3, USA.


Masterful Marquez Completes Perfect American Dozen

April 23, 2018

Marc Marquez scored an awesome first victory of 2018 in bright Texan sunshine, moving himself into second position in the World Championship.


Nagashima Finishes 19th in Austin, Pawi 25th

April 23, 2018

IDEMITSU Honda Team Asia rider Tetsuta Nagashima crossed the finish line 19th in the Moto2 class of the Grand Prix of the Americas, while teammate Khairul Idham Pawi completed the race 25th.


Atiratphuvapat 23rd in Austin, Toba DNF

April 23, 2018

Honda Team Asia rider Nakarin Atiratphuvapat finished 23rd in today’s Grand Prix of Amaricas.


Marquez Aims to Continue Remarkable US Victory Record

April 19, 2018

Reigning MotoGP king Marc Marquez contests the Grand Prix of the Americas aiming to continue an unprecedented record of victories on American asphalt.


MotoGP Track Report Round 2

April 10, 2018

Honda has added the MotoGP Track Report featuring analyses by Alberto Puig, HRC Team Manager, for Round 2, Argentina.


Honda Achieves 750 Road Racing World Grand Prix Wins 

April 9, 2018

On April 8, Honda extended its FIM Road Racing World Championship record to 750 wins at Round 2, the Argentine Grand Prix, held at Autódromo Termas de Río Hondo. Honda extended its record-setting achievement on the 70th anniversary of its competing in the Road Racing World Championship.


Crutchlow Wins on Historic Day for Honda

April 8, 2018

Cal Crutchlow made history, winning Honda’s 750th Grand Prix victory at the end of a thrilling battle with Frenchman Johann Zarco and Spaniard Alex Rins at Termas de Rio Hondo.


Nagashima Finishes 17th in Argentina Pawi 24th

April 8, 2018

IDEMITSU Honda Team Asia rider Tetsuta Nagashima crossed the finish line in 17th place in the Argentine Grand Prix, while teammate Khairul Idham Pawi completed the race in 24th place.


Pedrosa, Marquez on First and Second Rows in Argentina

April 8, 2018

Dani Pedrosa and Marc Marquez will start the Argentine Grand Prix from the first and second rows of the grid, following a breathtaking, weather-affected qualifying session at Termas de Rio Hondo.


Thomas Lüthi Added to Honda Riders Close Up Site

April 6, 2018

Thomas Lüthi has been added to the Honda Riders Close Up site, providing a close look at the world’s most brilliant riders challenging the harsh and unforgiving world of racing on their Honda factory machines.


Marquez, Honda Target First Win of 2018 in Argentina

April 4, 2018

Reigning World Champion Marc Marquez contests South America’s sole MotoGP race of the season, aiming to score his first victory of 2018 and overhaul Andrea Dovizioso in the points standings.


MotoGP Track Report Round 1

March 19, 2018

Honda has added the MotoGP Track Report featuring analyses by Alberto Puig, HRC Team Manager, for Round 1, Qatar.


Marquez 0.027s Off Victory in Qatari Thriller

March 18, 2018

Marc Marquez commenced the historic 70th season of motorcycle Grand Prix racing with a breath-taking ride to second place under the floodlights in Qatar.


Nagashima 21st in Qatar, Pawi 23rd

March 18, 2018

IDEMITSU Honda Team Asia riders Tetsuta Nagashima and Khairul Idham Pawi finished Sunday’s 20-lap Qatar Grand Prix in 21st and 23rd places, respectively.


On the Passing Away of Luigi Taveri

March 5, 2018

Honda is deeply saddened by the loss of Luigi Taveri, a motor sports pioneer and beloved member of the Honda racing family, and would like to express its sincere appreciation for Luigi and its deepest condolences to his family, friends and fans.


Crutchlow Leads Honda Charge at Final Preseason Test

March 4, 2018

LCR Honda CASTROL's Cal Crutchlow led the Honda charge at the final 2018 preseason tests, with the Briton putting the finishing touches to his bike set-up and posting an impressive lap that suggests he can do great things this year.


Repsol Honda Team Unveil New 2018 Livery in Jakarta

February 20, 2018

The Repsol Honda Team unveiled their 2018 livery during the squad’s official presentation, which took place at the Jakarta International Expo, with Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa.


Pedrosa, Marquez and Crutchlow Continue Superb Preseason Form

February 19, 2018

Dani Pedrosa led the way, while fellow RC213V riders Marc Marquez and Cal Crutchlow finished a close third and fourth fastest, in MotoGP’s first-ever visit to Thailand for a three-day preseason test at the Chang International Circuit.


Pedrosa, Marquez & Crutchlow Make Great Progress at First MotoGP Test

Junuary 31, 2018

Reigning MotoGP World Champion Marc Marquez, Dani Pedrosa and third HRC rider Cal Crutchlow worked tirelessly in the Malaysian heat, in their first track outing of 2018 with three grueling days of testing in tropical conditions at Sepang.


Honda Racing Corporation Announces Alberto Puig as Team Manager for Repsol Honda Team

Junuary 12, 2018

Honda Racing Corporation announced that Alberto Puig has been appointed as the new Team Manager at the Repsol Honda Team, beginning with the first MotoGP test of the year, at Malaysia’s Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia.


MotoGP 2017 Review

Marquez Wins Second Straight Riders Title Taking His Tally to 4, Honda Takes Constructors and Team Titles for the Triple Crown

Marc Marquez entered the 2017 season as defending champion. For Honda, the season was a chance to take the triple crown for the first time in 3 years. Despite difficulties early in the season, the Hondas were strong througout the season, giving Honda the triple crown.