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Road Edition

The Honda Civic Type R is heading to America in 2017

Frustratingly for Button and Alonso, this Honda Civic Type R concept could probably lap Circuit of The Americas faster than the McLaren Honda MP4-31…

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Road Edition

Honda revives an icon – The new Honda NSX

With Honda’s first generation NSX two-seater sharing handling development with the late three-time Formula One World Champion Ayrton Senna, there was never any doubt about the legendary sports car’s performance. Praised for its nimble handling and advanced aerodynamic design, Honda has finally revived its iconic two-seater as the second generation Acura NSX in the US. Continue Reading

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Road Edition

Honda Civic WTCC car gets new look at Goodwood Festival of Speed

Honda has partnered with the Jean Graton Foundation to give the Honda Civic WTCC car an all-new look at this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed. The Honda Civic WTCC will be one of four WTCC machines carrying a one-off artist livery and will feature within the FIA World Touring Car Championships ‘Art Car Contest’ debuting at the annual motoring event. Continue Reading

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Art + Design

F1 inspiration helps Honda dream up vehicles for world exploration

‘Great Journey’ is a series of autonomous vehicles designed specifically to cross the varying terrain on our planet. Seven concept vehicles were designed to tackle stages of the world’s longest route of human migration – from Nairobi in Kenya to Manaus, Brazil. Continue Reading

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Road Edition

The Acura NSX GT3 is a back to basics racing car

Honda has just unveiled their Acura NSX GT3 track car at the New York Auto Show. Based on the road version of the supercar, this race-spec model has done away with the hybrid all-wheel-drive and is powered purely from a twin-turbo 3.5-litre V6 in RWD. Continue Reading

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Films

Chris Labrooy creates elastic car art in Tokyo

A Honda NSX, Datsun 240Z, Datsun Skyline GT-R and the Toyota AE86 are twisted and distorted in Tokyo. Ayrton Senna worked on the original NSX design in the 1990’s so there’s the F1 link… Continue Reading

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Films

Honda create Senna tribute ghost lap at Suzuka

Using data from a Senna lap around Suzuka in 1989, Honda have used a lighting set-up to re-create the lap, complete with the sound of the McLaren MP4/5. Senna won all of his World Championships in a McLaren Honda, and had a strong connection with Japan throughout his career, and this event -though haunting – is a fitting tribute of F1’s finest. Continue Reading

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