Type R History

Keiichi Tsuchiya and Spoon CEO Tatsuru Ichishima take a look back at the racing spirit of Honda.

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Remember Senna

It has been two decades since Ayrton Senna passed away in a fatal crash at the 1994 San Marino Grand Prix. Today, his legacy is still strong. The video below portrays Senna’s greatest lap during Monaco 1988 qualifying where he reached his maximum limit.

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Honda Social

The very first Honda Social was recently hosted by Engage One and supported by ClubITR, JDMyard and Street Cover. A great atmosphere and delicious food made this event stand out from the rest. Check out the coverage & reflection here.

Honda Social
Photo by Street Cover.

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NSW February SOP Meet

Despite the rain, the turnout was awesome. It was good to see old school and new members turn up and enjoy one of the many events we host. Thanks to Shak for organising another awesome meet. Check out the coverage & reflection here.

NSW ClubITR Feb 2014
Photo by Nicholas Yeoh.

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Civic Type R Concept bound for Geneva

Honda’s next-generation Civic Type R will come one step closer to its showroom debut next month, when a new concept previews in Geneva. We can’t wait! Join the discussion here.

2015 Honda Civic Type R Concept Geneva
via The Motor Report.

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VIC ClubITR Annual Cruise & BBQ

It was that time of the year in Victoria and thanks to Jason (butter), the ClubITR Annual Cruise & BBQ was organised. A nice range of Hondas attended the event and a lot of good food was enjoyed by all. Check out the coverage and reflection here.

VIC ClubITR Annual Cruise & BBQ 2013
Photo by Metal Slug.

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NSW ClubITR Annual BBQ

The ClubITR Annual BBQ was held recently at Lane Cove National Park and it was great to see the community enjoy the event of the year. Thanks to our sponsors Works Engineering Australia, Garage88, Cars For Hope, Circuit Club, Zen Garage and JDMaccessories, we were able to raise $515 for those affected by Typhoon Haiyan. Check out the coverage and reflection here.

NSW ClubITR Annual BBQ 2013
Photo by Street Cover.

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2015 Civic Type R Revealed

Honda have released a set of new images for the upcoming Civic Type R snapped during assessment at the Tochigi Test Track in Japan. We definitely welcome our new turbocharged brother! Join the discussion here.

2014 Civic Type R Revealed

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World Time Attack Challenge 2013

WTAC is one of our favourite motorsports event in the year. Garth Walden piloted the Tilton Evo to a blistering time of 1:24.8550 to secure the number 1 spot. For many in the Honda community, it was a dream come true to see the Esprit NSX compete and we’re hoping we will see it again next year! ClubITR also won the Best Presented Club at the Motographics Show’n’Shine! Check out the coverage and reflection here.

WTAC 2013
Photo by Felix Alim Photography.

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Re-entry into F1: Honda is back in the game

In May this year, Honda announced that they would once again participate in the FIA Formula One (F1) World Championship from the 2015 season, reuniting with former F1 partners McLaren, a UK-based multi-titled F1 team.

This was a big announcement from a company that had gone from having a racing team of their own to supplying engines to other companies. So what’s the reason for this re-entry? How is it any different from the past? Here are five crucial things you need to know about Honda’s re-entry into the F1… Continue reading

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