2018

Latest News

Guerrieri Wins WTCR Finale in Civic Type R TCR

November 18, 2018

Esteban Guerreri gave the Honda Civic Type R TCR a perfect end to the inaugural WTCR - FIA World Touring Car Cup with a stunning victory on the fabled Macau Guia Circuit, while team-mate Timo Scheider also claimed his maiden podium finish in the series.


Strong WTCR Return for Monteiro

October 28, 2018

Tiago Monteiro capped off an encouraging return to the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup with a double finish at Suzuka in front of a massed Japanese crowd at Honda’s home circuit.


Acura, Legge, MSR Take GTD Title Fight To the Finish

October 15, 2018

Katherine Legge and her Meyer Shank Racing team fought all the way to the checkers at Road Atlanta, with a second-place finish in their #86 Acura NSX GT3, leaving them second in the GTD championship.


NSX GT3 EVO To Compete Globally in 2019

October 13, 2018

Honda Motor Company is pleased to announce that an enhanced NSX GT3, designated the NSX GT3 EVO, will compete on racetracks throughout the world in 2019.


Guerrieri and Ma in the points in China

October 7, 2018

Esteban Guerrieri and Ma Qinghua led the Honda Civic Type R TCR points scorers on Sunday in two bruising races in the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup on the streets of Wuhan.


Points for Honda Civic Type R TCR in Wuhan

October 6, 2018

The Honda Civic Type R TCR scored a hard-fought points finish in the first of three WTCR - FIA World Touring Car Cup races at the Wuhan street circuit in China.


Guerrieri Completes Double-Podium Weekend

September 30, 2018

 Esteban Guerrieri made it a double podium for the Honda Civic Type R TCR with a gritty drive to third place in the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup at Ningbo International Speedpark in China.


Guerrieri Puts Honda Civic Type R TCR On Ningbo Podium

September 29, 2018

Esteban Guerrieri recorded the seventh WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup podium finish for the Honda Civic Type R TCR in the first of three races at Ningbo International Speedpark.


Legge, Parente Take Acura To GTD Victory at Laguna Seca

September 9, 2018

The #86 Acura NSX GT3 of Katherine Legge and Alvaro Parente came from behind – twice – to score a dominating GTD class victory Sunday at The America’s Tire 250 at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca.


Double Points for Honda Civic Type R TCR Driver Coronel

July 15, 2018

Tom Coronel completed a double-points score with a strong top-10 finish for the Honda Civic Type R TCR in the third and final WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup race of the weekend at the Slovakia Ring on Sunday.


Ehrlacher Battles to Double-Points Finish in Portugal

Jun 24, 2018

Yann Ehrlacher battled to a pair of top-10 finishes on the streets of Vila Real to keep himself in contention for the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup.


Guerrieri On Podium in Portugal

Jun 23, 2018

Esteban Guerrieri survived a multi-car accident to claim a hard-fought second-place finish in the first WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup race of the weekend on the streets of Vila Real.


Acura, Meyer Shank Racing Take Victory in Detroit

June 2, 2018

The four Acura entries in this weekend's Detroit Grand Prix Presented by Lear completed a nearly perfect set of results in today's 100-minute race, with a 1-2 result for the Acura NSX GT3 and Meyer Shank Racing in the GTD class.


Yann Ehrlacher Leads WTCR Points in Honda Civic Type R TCR

May 22, 2018

Yann Ehrlacher and ALL-INKL.com Münnich Motorsport lead the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup after an ultra-successful weekend at Zandvoort, Netherlands.


Castrol Honda Racing Enters Spa 24 Hours with NSX GT3

May 21, 2018

Two iconic motor racing names will come together this summer as Castrol Honda Racing brings the Honda NSX GT3 to the 24 Hours of Spa.


Ehrlacher Takes Controlling Victory in Opening WTCR Race of The Netherlands

May 20, 2018

Yann Ehrlacher took his ALL-INKL.com Münnich Motorsport Honda Civic Type R TCR to a hard-fought and well-managed victory in the opening race at Zandvoort, excelling throughout a race interrupted by a red flag and two safety car periods to not put a foot wrong.


WTCR Victory for Honda Civic Type R TCR at Nurburgring

May 13, 2018

Esteban Guerrieri scored a commanding victory for the Honda Civic Type R TCR at the WTCR - FIA World Touring Car Cup Race of Germany.


Double Points for Honda Civic Type R TCR in Germany

May 11, 2018

Honda Civic Type R TCR drivers scored a double-points finish in the first of three races held as part of the WTCR - FIA World Touring Car Cup’s Race of Germany at the legendary Nürburgring.


Castroneves, Taylor Lead Acura Sweep at Mid-Ohio WTSC

May 7, 2018

Acura Team Penske completed a nearly perfect weekend at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, with Helio Castroneves and Ricky Taylor heading a 1-2 result at the Acura Sports Car Challenge in the 2018 WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.


Top-Five Finishes for Honda Customer Teams in Hungary

April 30, 2018

Yann Ehrlacher leaves the Hungaroring in second place in the WTCR - FIA World Touring Car Championship after Honda’s Customer Racing teams scored a number of strong top-five finishes.


Magnificent One-Two for Honda in Hungary Day 1

April 29, 2018

Honda scored a magnificent one-two finish in an action-packed WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup opening race at the Hungaroring.


Two Fourth-place Finishes for Honda in Morocco

April 9, 2018

Yann Ehrlacher gave the Honda Civic Type R TCR two excellent fourth-place finishes to close out the opening round of the 2018 WTCR FIA World Touring Car Cup at the Moulay el Hassan Circuit in Marrakech, Morocco.


Double Points for Honda as WTCR Kicks Off in Morocco

April 8, 2018

Honda secured a double-points finish as the all-new WTCR - FIA World Touring Car Cup kicked into action on the streets of Marrakech, Morocco.

Drivers

NSX GT3

2018 SUPER GT / GT300 Class


Ryo Michigami

Modulo Drago CORSE #34

Ryo Michigami

Nationality: Japan

Hiroki Otsu

Modulo Drago CORSE #34

Hiroki Otsu

Nationality: Japan

Takeshi Kimura

CARGUY Racing #777

Takeshi Kimura

Nationality: Japan

Naoki Yokomizo

CARGUY Racing #777

Naoki Yokomizo

Nationality: Japan

Intercontinental GT Challenge


Spa 24 Hours


 Esteban Guerrieri

Castrol Honda Racing #30

Esteban Guerrieri

Nationality: Argentine

Bertrand Baguette

Castrol Honda Racing #30

Bertrand Baguette

Nationality: Belgium

Loïc Depailler

Castrol Honda Racing #30

Loïc Depailler

Nationality: France

Riccardo Patrese

Castrol Honda Racing #30

Riccardo Patrese

Nationality: Italy

Suzuka 10 hours


Naoki Yamamoto

Honda Team MOTUL #10

Naoki Yamamoto

Nationality: Japan

Hideki Mutoh

Honda Team MOTUL #10

Hideki Mutoh

Nationality: Japan

Daisuke Nakajima

Honda Team MOTUL #10

Daisuke Nakajima

Nationality: Japan

Ryo Michigami

Modulo Drago CORSE #34

Ryo Michigami

Nationality: Japan

Hiroki Otsu

Modulo Drago CORSE #34

Hiroki Otsu

Nationality: Japan

Takashi Kogure

Modulo Drago CORSE #34

Takashi Kogure

Nationality: Japan

Takeshi Kimura

CARGUY Racing #777

Takeshi Kimura

Nationality: Japan

Naoki Yokomizo

CARGUY Racing #777

Naoki Yokomizo

Nationality: Japan

Kei Cozzolino

CARGUY Racing #777

Kei Cozzolino

Nationality: Japan

WeatherTech SportsCar Championship / GTD Class


Alvaro Parente

Meyer Shank Racing #86

Alvaro Parente

Nationality: Portugal

Katherine Legge

Meyer Shank Racing #86

Katherine Legge

Nationality: United Kingdom

Justin Marks

Meyer Shank Racing #93

Justin Marks

Nationality: U.S.A

Lawson Aschenbach

Meyer Shank Racing #93

Lawson Aschenbach

Nationality: U.S.A

CJ WILSON RACING #36

Marc Miller

Nationality: U.S.A

CJ WILSON RACING #36

Till Bechtolsheimer

Nationality: U.S.A

 Chad Gilsinger

HART #69

Chad Gilsinger

Nationality: U.S.A

 Ryan Eversely

HART #69

Ryan Eversely

Nationality: U.S.A

ADAC GT Masters


Giorgio Maggi

Honda Team Schubert Motorsport#9

Giorgio Maggi

Nationality: Switzerland

Christopher Dreyspring

Honda Team Schubert Motorsport#9

Christopher Dreyspring

Nationality: Germany 

Blancpain GT Series Asia


Philip Ma

ARROWS RACING #98

Philip Ma

Nationality: Malaysia

Shinji Takei

ARROWS RACING #98

Shinji Takei

Nationality: Japan

Jacky Yeung

ARROWS RACING #98

Jacky Yeung

Nationality: Hong Kong

CIVIC TCR

FIA World Touring Car Cup


James Thompson

ALL-INKL.COM Münnich Motorsport #15

James Thompson

Nationality: United Kingdom

Timo Scheider

ALL-INKL.COM Münnich Motorsport #42

Timo Scheider

Nationality: Germany

Yann Ehrlacher

ALL-INKL.COM Münnich Motorsport #68

Yann Ehrlacher

Nationality: France

Esteban Guerrieri

ALL-INKL.COM Münnich Motorsport #86

Esteban Guerrieri

Nationality: Argentine

Tom Coronel

Boutsen Ginion Racing #9

Tom Coronel

Nationality: The Netherlands

Tiago Monteiro

Boutsen Ginion Racing #18

Tiago Monteiro

Nationality: Portugal

MA Qing Hua

Boutsen Ginion Racing #55

MA Qing Hua

Nationality: China

Benjamin Lessennes

Boutsen Ginion Racing #63

Benjamin Lessennes

Nationality: Belgium

Machine

NSX GT3


NSX GT3
ENGINE
TYPE Twin-turbocharged DOHC V6/75°
LAYOUT Longitudinal/mid-mounted
CAPACITY 3501 cc
CONSTRUCTION Light alloy block and head
PISTONS Cast aluminum
VALVETRAIN 24 valve, IN/EX VTC, chain driven camshaft
FUEL INJECTION Direct and port
LUBRICATION Dry sump system
THROTTLE CONTROL Drive-by-Wire
WASTEGATE CONTROL Electric
TURBOCHARGER 2 Off – Mono Scroll
EXHAUST Twin Pipe with CAT converter 
ECU PECTEL MQ12 
DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT
WHEELBASE 2630 mm
OVERALL LENGTH 4612 mm
OVERALL WIDTH 2040 mm
FRONT TRACK 1715 mm
REAR TRACK 1687 mm 
WEIGHT 1240 Kg 
MAINFRAME
CHASSIS Aluminum alloys extruded profiles / cast nodes
  Roof structure in steel
  TIG welded roll cage in 25CrMo4 -  bolted to chassis 
TRANSMISSION
GEARBOX XTRAC semi-automatic 6-speed sequential
CLUTCH 3 discs - SACHS sintered or carbon
CLUTCH OPERATION Electrically assisted
DRIVELINE PANKL double tripod 
BRAKES
BRAKES BREMBO disks 390x34 Front / 355x32 Rear  
  BREMBO caLlipers 6 pistons FR/4 pistons RR
ABS BOSCH M4
PEDAL BOX Floor mounted/Sliding/Pull Type – JAS Design
SUSPENSION
SUSPENSION Front: Double wishbone    Rear: Multilink 
  SACHS 5-way adjustable 
SHOCK ABSORBERS FR/RR with adjustable blade 
WHEELS - TYRES   
FRONT TYRES 315/680 – 18, 12x18” OZ wheelrims 
REAR TYRES 325/705 – 18, 13x18” OZ wheelrims 

CIVIC TCR


CIVIC TCR
ENGINE
TYPE Transversely Installed In-line Four-cylinder Turbo K20C1
CAPACITY 1998 cc
MAXIMUM OUTPUT 350bhp, Per FIA/Series Regulations (BOP)
VALVETRAIN 16-Valve VTEC
LUBRICATION wet sump
DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT
WHEELBASE 2700 mm
LENGTH 4549 mm
WIDTH 1950 mm
WEIGHT 1285 Kg
TRANSMISSION
GEARBOX SADEV 6-Speed Semi-automatic Sequential Paddle Shifter
  Optional Parts:XTRAC 6-Speed Semi-automatic Sequential Paddle Shifter
CLUTCH JAS Twin Disc
BRAKES
BRAKES Front:TM 6-pod φ380×35 mm Rear:JAS 2-pod φ260x9 mm
SUSPENSION
FRONT McPherson Strut
REAR Multilink
SHOCK ABSORBERS Öhlins Variable damper
WHEELS - TYRES
FRONT TYRES 10''×18'' Wrought aluminium alloy
REAR TYRES 10''×18'' Wrought aluminium alloy