2019

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Honda 2020 Motorsports Program Overview

January 10, 2020

Since the days of its early period, Honda has been enhancing its technologies and human resources, and sharing the fun, joy and inspirational experiences with the fans and customers by competing in various races.


Honda Civic Type R TCR Awarded ‘Model of the Year’ Prize

Dec 19, 2019

The Honda Civic Type R TCR has been crowned TCR Model of the Year after a stunning season of competition across the world.


Guerrieri Robbed of WTCR Title in Controversial Season Finale

Dec 16, 2019

Esteban Guerrieri was robbed of the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup in a controversial season finale at Sepang, Malaysia as the ALL-INKL.COM Münnich Motorsport driver’s Honda Civic Type R TCR was punted off the track while on-course for the title.


Guerrieri Remains in WTCR Title Hunt with Macau Points

Nov 18, 2019

Esteban Guerrieri remains in the thick of the hunt for the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup following a hard-fought double-points finish on the streets of Macau.


Double-points for Civic Type R TCR Drivers in Macau Opener

Nov 16, 2019

Nestor Girolami and Tiago Monteiro ensured a double-points finish in a tough opening WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup race on the streets of Macau.


Incredible Recovery Puts Guerrieri on Pole in Macau

Nov 16, 2019

Esteban Guerreri staged a remarkable recovery to put his ALL-INKL.COM Münnich Motorsport Honda Civic Type R on pole position for a crucial WTCR – FIA World Touring car Cup race on the fabled streets of Macau on Friday.


Honda Team Motul Tackles Kyalami IGTC Finale with Refreshed Line-up

Nov 15, 2019

Honda Team Motul is pleased to announce that Bertrand Baguette, Marco Bonanomi and Dane Cameron will drive the NSX GT3 Evo at the Kyalami 9 Hour race in South Africa on November 23.


Guerrieri Increases WTCR Points Lead with Suzuka Podium

Oct 27, 2019

A podium finish at Honda’s home circuit of Suzuka helped ALL-INKL.COM Münnich Motorsport’s Esteban Guerrieri to increase his advantage in the WTCR – FIA World Touring car Cup standings.


Guerrieri Re-Takes WTCR Lead with Suzuka Victory

Oct 26, 2019

Esteban Guerrieri won at Suzuka and reclaimed the lead of the WTCR – FIA World Touring car Cup as Tiago Monteiro made it two Civic Type R TCRs on the podium at Honda’s home circuit.


Monteiro Leads All-Honda Top Three in Suzuka WTCR Qualifying

Oct 26, 2019

Tiago Monteiro and KCMG led a sensational all-Honda one-two-three in Suzuka qualifying as he claimed his first WTCR pole position in Japan.


Acura Completes Championship Season at Petit Le Mans

Oct 12, 2019

Acura, its teams and drivers completed its championship-winning IMSA season in the season-ending Petit Le Mans, putting the finishing touches on the Driver, Manufacturer and Team titles.


Acura Team Penske Dominates at Laguna Seca

Sep 16, 2019

Acura Team Penske swept the IMSA Monterey Grand Prix, dominating the two-hour, 40-minute contest at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca.


Best WTCR Weekend Yet for Tassi on Chaotic Raceday in China

Sep 16, 2019

Attila Tassi picked his way through a chaotic day of WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Championship racing in China to secure his highest weekend points total in the series.


Guerrieri Retains WTCR Points Lead in China

Sep 15, 2019

Esteban Guerrieri and ALL-INKL.COM Münnich Motorsport remain on top of the WTCR – FIA World Touring car Cup standings, despite a day of incredible difficulty.


Honda Team Motul Complete Home IGTC Race at Suzuka

Aug 27, 2019

Honda Team Motul maintained their 100 percent finishing record in the Intercontinental GT Challenge with a solid run at their home race, the Suzuka 10 Hours.


Honda Team Motul Score Superb Top-Six Finish in Grueling 24 Hours of Spa

July 30, 2019

Honda Team Motul scored the best Intercontinental GT Challenge result for the NSX GT3 Evo with a superb top-six finish at a grueling 24 Hours of Spa.


Hindman, Farnbacher, Acura Extend Championship Lead at Lime Rock Park

July 22, 2019

Acura Motorsports' run of consecutive podium finishes continued at Lime Rock Park, in a GT category-only run for the WeatherTech Sportscar Championship.


Podium Finishes for Acura Teams at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park

July 8, 2019

Acura Motorsports' run of podium finishes continued at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park, with the manufacturer extending or taking over the championship lead in all Daytona Prototype International and GTD categories for the first time in the WTSC season.


Mullan, Faulkner Finish Second at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park

July 8, 2019

An incident- and attrition-filled MICHELIN Pilot Challenge race saw the LA Honda World duo of Colin Mullan and Max Faulkner record their first podium result of 2019 and finish second in the two-hour contest at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park.


Monteiro Scores Emotional Home Victory in Vila Real

July 8, 2019

Tiago Monteiro scored a hugely emotional maiden WTCR – FIA World Touring car Cup victory in front of his home crowd on the streets of Vila Real.


Vital Points on Tough Day for Series Leaders in Portugal

July 7, 2019

Nestor Girolami scored vital points for series leaders ALL-INKL.COM Münnich Motorsport on a tough day for Honda Civic Type R TCR drivers in the WTCR – FIA World Touring car Cup on the streets of Vila Real.


Meyer Shank Racing Takes Acura NSX GT3 Evo to Victory at Watkins Glen

July 1, 2019

Acura Motorsports continued its run of mid-season wins and podiums at Watkins Glen International Raceway, with Meyer Shank Racing taking its Acura NSX GT3 Evo to the GTD class win in the Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen.


Guerrieri Increases WTCR Lead withNurburgring Podium

June 23, 2019

Esteban Guerrieri and ALL-INKL.COM Münnich Motorsport lead the WTCR – FIA World Touring car Cup at the halfway point of the season thanks to a hard-fought podium finish at the Nurburgring Nordschleife in Germany.


Gonzalez Earns First Win of 2019 in SRO Touring car R Class at Sonoma

Jun 12, 2019

Victor Gonzalez used a daring last-lap, last-corner pass to put his Honda Civic Type R on the top of the TCR results sheet for the first time in the 2019 Touring car America season, at Sonoma Raceway.


RealTime Racing Acura NSX GT3 Evo Earns Sonoma Podiums

Jun 11, 2019

For the fourth consecutive SRO Blancpain GT World Challenge America weekend, an Acura NSX GT3 Evo found its way to Victory Lane in the ProAm class, as Dane Cameron and Mike Hedlund stormed to a win in the GT event at Sonoma Raceway.


Acura Team Penske Takes Victory on the Streets of Detroit

Jun 1, 2019

Acura Team Penske drivers Dane Cameron and Juan Pablo Montoya continued to build momentum in the 2019 WeatherTech Sportscar Championship, taking their second consecutive victory of the season on the Belle Isle street circuit.


Honda Team Motul Announces Drivers for Suzuka 10 Hours

May 30, 2019

Honda Team Motul announced that it will be represented by Bertrand Baguette, Marco Bonanomi and Hideki Mutoh in the 48th Summer Endurance 2019 BH AUCTION SMBC Suzuka 10 Hours race, to be held on Sunday, August 25, 2019.


Guerrieri Moves into WTCR Series Lead at Zandvoort

May 19, 2019

Esteban Guerrieri snatched the lead of the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup on a challenging day for Honda Civic Type R TCR drivers at Zandvoort.


One-Two Finish in Slovakia for Civic Type R TCR

May 13, 2019

The Honda Civic Type R TCR scored a sensational one-two finish at the Slovakiaring as ALL-INKL.COM Münnich Motorsport duo Nestor Girolami and Esteban Guerrieri increased their advantage at the head of the WTCR – FIA World Touring car Cup.


Acura Team Penske Repeats at Mid-Ohio

May 7, 2019

Acura Team Penske remains undefeated at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, successfully defending its inaugural IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship win from 2018 as Dane Cameron and Juan Pablo Montoya combined to win the Acura Sports Car Challenge.


Girolami Puts Civic Type R TCR on Top of the World

April 29, 2019

Honda Civic Type R TCR driver Nestor Girolami blasted into the lead of the WTCR – FIA World Touring car Cup with a sensational wet-weather victory – his second of the weekend – at the Hungaroring.


Double Podium Finishes for Acura Team Penske at Long Beach

April 15, 2019

The IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship race saw the Acura Team Penske duo of Ricky Taylor and Helio Castroneves finish second at the Bubba burger Sports Car Grand Prix, with teammates Dane Cameron and Juan Pablo Montoya rounding out the victory podium in third.


Civic Type R TCR On Top of the World in Morocco

April 8, 2019

The Honda Civic Type R heads the race for the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup for Teams after a fantastic day for ALL-INKL.COM Münnich Motorsport on the streets of Marrakech.


Guerrieri Takes Civic Type R to Marrakech WTCR Win

April 7, 2019

Esteban Guerrieri kicked off the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup with a dominant victory from pole position for the Honda Civic Type R TCR in Marrakech, while Nestor Girolami made it a double-podium for ALL-INKL.COM Münnich Motorsport.


Pole Position Unrewarded for Honda Team Motul on IGTC Debut

April 1, 2019

Honda Team Motul secured an impressive pole position on the Intercontinental GT Challenge debut of the NSX GT3 Evo and showed consistent race pace throughout the California 8 Hours at Laguna Seca.

Fourth-Place Finish for Acura at Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring

March 18, 2019

The Acura Team Penske prototype of Helio Castroneves, Ricky Taylor and Alexander Rossi finished fourth to lead the way for Acura at the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring. 

Honda Racing Enters Intercontinental GT Challenge with NSX GT3 Evo

March 15, 2019

Honda Racing will compete in the world’s most prestigious GT3 races in 2019 after confirming a manufacturer entry into the Intercontinental GT Challenge with the NSX GT3 Evo.

Livery Revealed for KCMG’s WTCR Honda Civic Type R TCRs

March 7, 2019

The cars to be raced by Honda Racing drivers Tiago Monteiro and Attila Tassi in the 2019 WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup can be revealed today.

KCMG Chooses Honda Civic Type R TCR for WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup

February 25, 2019

Honda will be represented by four cars in the 2019 WTCR with KCMG announcing that they will join ALL-INKL.COM Münnich Motorsport in running two Civic Type R TCRs in the series.

Race-winning Drivers Confirmed for Honda Civic Type R TCR in WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup

January 28, 2019

Honda will continue to be represented in the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup in 2019 with ALL-INKL.COM Münnich Motorsport the first of two teams to be confirmed to participate in the global series with the Civic Type R TCR.

Honda 2019 Motorsports Program Overview

January 11, 2019

January 11, 2019 - Honda Motor Co., Ltd. announced its motorsports activities for the 2019 season and initiatives to expand the popularity of motorsports.

Drivers

NSX GT3

SUPER GT / GT300 Class


TEAM UPGARAGE #18

Takashi Kobayashi

Nationality: Japan

Kosuke Matsuura

Nationality: Japan

Modulo Drago CORSE #34

Ryo Michigami

Nationality: Japan

Hiroki Otsu

Nationality: Japan

ARTA #55

Shinichi Takagi

Nationality: Japan

Nirei Fukuzumi

Nationality: Japan

IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship / GTD class


Heinricher Racing LLC with Meyer Shank Racing #57

Katherine Legge

Katherine Legge

Nationality: U.K.

Jackie Heinricher

Jackie Heinricher

Nationality: U.S.A.
*Competes in the races except the 2019 Rolex 24 At Daytona

Simona De Silvestro

Simona De Silvestro

Nationality: Switzerland

Bia Figueiredo

Bia Figueiredo

Nationality: Brazil

Christina Nielsen

Christina Nielsen

Nationality: Denmark
*Competes only in the 2019 Rolex 24 At Daytona

Meyer Shank Racing #86

Trent Hindman

Trent Hindman

Nationality: U.S.A.

Mario Farnbacher

Mario Farnbacher

Nationality: Germany

Justin Marks

Justin Marks

Nationality: U.S.A.

AJ Allmendinger

AJ Allmendinger

Nationality: U.S.A.

CIVIC TCR

FIA World Touring Car Cup


ALL-INKL.COM Münnich Motorsport

Esteban Guerrieri

Esteban Guerrieri

Nationality: Argentine

Nestor Girolami

Nestor Girolami

Nationality: Argentine

KCMG

Tiago Monteiro

Tiago Monteiro

Nationality: Portugal

Attila Tassi

Attila Tassi

Nationality: Hungary