Toro Rosso Honda crosses finish line in top 10 position.

RACE REVIEW There were more points for Toro Rosso Honda in the Belgian Grand Prix as Pierre followed up his sixth place in Hungary before the summer break with another top ten finish at Spa-Francorchamps. After a strong qualifying session left both cars well placed for the start of the race, the team opted to split strategies with Pierre starting on supersoft tyres and Brendon on softs. A chaotic opening lap saw both drivers do well to escape being caught up in incidents, allowing them to chase... Read more

British GP Cancelled Due To Poor Track Conditions

Today’s British MotoGP round was cancelled at 4pm local time, due to poor track conditions. It is the first motorcycling World Championship event to be cancelled in its entirety during the race weekend since the Austrian Grand Prix of April 1980, which was called off due to heavy snowfall. The event had been in jeopardy since yesterday’s FP4 practice session, when a heavy downpour caused three riders to crash at Stowe corner, after aquaplaning at around... Read more

Marquez Aims for More History at Historic British GP

Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team RC213V) goes into this weekend’s British Grand Prix at the top of the 2018 MotoGP World Championship, aiming for another victory. So far this year the 25-year-old has taken five wins, three second-place finishes and one third-place result as he works towards winning a fifth MotoGP crown in six years. If Marquez attains that achievement he will be the youngest rider in the history of motorcycle Grand Prix racing to win five premier-class World Championships. This... Read more

Gajser steps up with top-three finish in second moto at Frauenfeld

Tim Gajser leaves Switzerland with a top-three race two finish in what was a turbulent day for the two-time world champion at Frauenfeld, which saw the Team HRC rider twelfth at the finish line in the first moto after a coming together with an opponent soon after the start. Gajser’s team mate Todd Waters was 15th and 18th at the end of the two Swiss encounters, showing some improvement from the previous round. Gajser was battling in the middle of the pack in the opening race of the day but ended... Read more

Magic Marquez Takes Second In Spielberg Thriller

RED BULL RING, Austria, August 12, 2018 Reigning World Champion Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team RC213V) today 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. The brilliant 25-year-old engaged in a thrilling duel for victory with compatriot Jorge Lorenzo, taking the checkered flag just 0.130 seconds down. However, the most important news is that... Read more

Recall Information

This portal serves to provide detail on vehicles affected by the Takata Airbag Recalls. General Information Honda Motor Southern Africa puts high priority on the safety and quality of our products. In-line with a Honda global direction, we have initiated a recall campaign to replace driver and/or passenger airbag inflators fitted in some of the cars sold within Southern Africa market. To date, no incidents involving defective inflators have been reported in the South African market. Please... Read more

Honda Aircraft Company Begins HondaJet Elite Deliveries

The HondaJet Finishes the First Half of 2018 as the Most Delivered Aircraft in its Class Corporate GREENSBORO, N.C. , August 7, 2018 – Honda Aircraft Company announced today that it has begun deliveries of its new advanced aircraft, the HondaJet Elite, at its headquarters in Greensboro, NC. Deliveries of the HondaJet Elite begin as the HondaJet marks the first half of 2018 as the most delivered aircraft in its class, based on information provided by the General... Read more

Hungarian Grand Prix: Hungaroring

Race Review Toro Rosso Honda secured its second top-six finish of the season - and our second point-scoring result in a row - with a strong performance in the Hungarian Grand Prix. Starting from sixth place, Pierre made an excellent getaway to maintain that position - jumping Carlos Sainz but seeing Max Verstappen emerge ahead. After Verstappen’s retirement, Pierre ran fifth for a long stint until the recovering Daniel Ricciardo passed him, settling into sixth place for the remainder of the... Read more

British Grand Prix: Silverstone

Race Review In a dramatic British Grand Prix, Pierre had a strong start from 14th on the grid and managed to fight with a number of cars in the midfield, taking advantage of errors ahead of him to move into 11th place in the closing stages. Chasing the final point, Pierre pulled a robust move on the Force India of Sergio Perez with three laps to go to take 10th and held on to provisionally score the final point. After the chequered flag, the stewards reviewed the overtaking manoeuvre and decided... Read more