News: CIVIC FOUR DOOR SALOON COMING TO UK MARKET

Happy days here at MotorMartin Towers as Honda UK has today announced the four door saloon version of the Civic is coming to the UK market. Built in Turkey, Honda UK have confirmed to MotorMartin that the Civic saloon will be available in both petrol and diesel powertrains and will be in dealer forecourts from… Read More News: CIVIC FOUR DOOR SALOON COMING TO UK MARKET

News: HONDA CIVIC TYPE R WINS WHAT CAR? HOT HATCH OF THE YEAR

After a short drive last year, it’s really rather easy to understand why the British built Honda Civic Type R has won the coveted What Car? Hot Hatch of the Year, the reason? It’s bloody brilliant! First unveiled as a surprise entry prototype at the Paris Motor Show at the end of September 2016, the… Read More News: HONDA CIVIC TYPE R WINS WHAT CAR? HOT HATCH OF THE YEAR

News: PJ JACOBSEN GRADUATES TO WORLDSBK CHAMPIONSHIP WITH TRIPLEM HONDA WSBK TEAM IN 2018

As the build up to the 2018 World Superbike Championship continues, the all new #MotorMartinRacing desk has become rather inundated with exciting team and testing news. Indeed Honda have sent confirmation that Patrick ‘PJ’ Jacobsen will race the CBR1000RR Fireblade SP2 for the TripleM Honda WSBK Team in the 2018 FIM Superbike World Championship. After… Read More News: PJ JACOBSEN GRADUATES TO WORLDSBK CHAMPIONSHIP WITH TRIPLEM HONDA WSBK TEAM IN 2018

News: CIVIC TYPE R WINS BBC TOPGEAR MAGAZINE CAR OF THE YEAR

News has just arrived up on the top floor of MotorMartin Towers that the Honda Civic Type R has triumphed in the coveted BBC TopGear magazine Car of the Year awards, taking a hat-trick of honours. Picking up the hot hatch of the year, international editors’ car of the year and then going on to… Read More News: CIVIC TYPE R WINS BBC TOPGEAR MAGAZINE CAR OF THE YEAR

News: HONDA CB1000R AND AFRICA TWIN ADVENTURE SPORTS SET FOR UK DEBUT AT MOTORCYCLE LIVE

Honda has confirmed to MotorMartin that its stunning, café racer-inspired new CB1000R and expedition-ready Africa Twin Adventure Sports models will be on display at Motorcycle Live – the first time the bikes will have been seen in the UK. Arriving straight from their global unveilings at EICMA in Milan, Honda say that the CB1000R and… Read More News: HONDA CB1000R AND AFRICA TWIN ADVENTURE SPORTS SET FOR UK DEBUT AT MOTORCYCLE LIVE

News: DAN LINFOOT AND JASON O’HALLORAN TO REMAIN WITH HONDA RACING FOR THE 2018 BRITISH SUPERBIKE CHAMPIONSHIP

Honda (UK) have shared with MotorMartin that they are pleased to announce that Dan Linfoot and Jason O’Halloran will remain with the Honda Racing squad for the 2018 British Superbike Championship, once again spearheading the team’s assault on the series aboard the all-new Fireblade.  It’s been explained to MotorMartin that the decision to keep both… Read More News: DAN LINFOOT AND JASON O’HALLORAN TO REMAIN WITH HONDA RACING FOR THE 2018 BRITISH SUPERBIKE CHAMPIONSHIP

News: CB4 ‘INTERCEPTOR’ CONCEPT ADDS FUTURISTIC EXTRA DIMENSION TO HONDA’S EICMA LINE-UP 

Honda have shared with MotorMartin that their 2017 stand at EICMA will again feature a Design Studio area show-casing the design work of Honda’s R&D facility in Rome. This year’s exhibit, Honda say, is the CB4 ‘Interceptor’ – the result of ongoing research around the ‘Neo Sports Café’ design theme which first bore fruit in… Read More News: CB4 ‘INTERCEPTOR’ CONCEPT ADDS FUTURISTIC EXTRA DIMENSION TO HONDA’S EICMA LINE-UP 

News: HONDA JAZZ AWARDED MOST RELIABLE SMALL CAR IN WHAT CAR? 2017 RELIABILITY SURVEY 

Honda have shared with MotorMartin recently that their impressive Honda Jazz has been named Most Reliable Small Car in What Car? magazine’s 2017 Reliability Survey, with the owners of the popular supermini reporting no faults with their car. What Car? have explained to MotorMartin that the survey – published in the December issue of Britain’s… Read More News: HONDA JAZZ AWARDED MOST RELIABLE SMALL CAR IN WHAT CAR? 2017 RELIABILITY SURVEY 

News: HONDA FIREBLADE NAMED MCN BEST SPORTSBIKE

It gives all of us up here on the top floor of MotorMartin Towers great pleasure to announce that Honda’s CBR1000RR Fireblade SP has been named Sportsbike of the Year at the prestigious MCN Awards. MCN have shared with MotorMartin that, launched to critical acclaim earlier this year, the Fireblade SP is one of three… Read More News: HONDA FIREBLADE NAMED MCN BEST SPORTSBIKE

News: HONDA LAUNCHES SPECIAL EDITION CR-V S PLUS

Honda UK has shared with MotorMartin recently news of a new variant to their popular CR-V line up. Expected to arrive in dealer showrooms from the start of November, the S Plus special edition will offer customers additional features and styling for less. On top of the standard features, the S Plus has a dynamic… Read More News: HONDA LAUNCHES SPECIAL EDITION CR-V S PLUS

News: HONDA JAZZ SCOOPS TITLES FOR ‘BEST PERCENTAGE IMPROVEMENT’ AND THIRD MOST EFFICIENT OVERALL IN 2017 MPG MARATHON

We love a bit of good news celebrating engineering excellence and teams behind the success. MotorMartin is pleased to announce therefore that Team Honda has once again emerged triumphant from the annual MPG Marathon, with the Jazz taking home the prize for ‘Best Percentage Improvement on MPG’ and third place for overall MPG in this… Read More News: HONDA JAZZ SCOOPS TITLES FOR ‘BEST PERCENTAGE IMPROVEMENT’ AND THIRD MOST EFFICIENT OVERALL IN 2017 MPG MARATHON

News: HONDA ACHIEVES TOP 20 RANKING AMONG WORLD’S BEST BRANDS

Honda have recently shared with MotorMartin that they are now one of the world’s top 20 brands, according to research by Interbrand in its latest ‘Best Global Brands’ study. Honda has moved up by 3% to be ranked as the 20th most valuable brand in the world. Interbrand puts its value at $22.696 billion. Crikey.… Read More News: HONDA ACHIEVES TOP 20 RANKING AMONG WORLD’S BEST BRANDS

News: HONDA COMMITS TO ELECTRIFIED TECHNOLOGY FOR EVERY NEW MODEL LAUNCHED IN EUROPE

There’s most definitely change in the air at present with more and more manufacturers sharing their plans regarding electrification of current and future ranges, so much so that it came as no real surprise when Honda joined the party recently.   Indeed, Honda has confirmed to MotorMartin that electrified technology will now feature in every… Read More News: HONDA COMMITS TO ELECTRIFIED TECHNOLOGY FOR EVERY NEW MODEL LAUNCHED IN EUROPE

News: HONDA CELEBRATES 25 YEARS OF FIREBLADE AND TYPE R

With an important anniversary such as this, regarding such iconic machines as the Fireblade and Type R, the decision has been taken to publish the following in full. Enjoy. 2017 marks the 25th anniversary of Honda’s iconic racers for the roads: Fireblade and Type R. Both unleashed to the world in 1992, the two performance… Read More News: HONDA CELEBRATES 25 YEARS OF FIREBLADE AND TYPE R

News: HONDA REVEALS FRESH LOOK AND NEW ENGINE OPTION FOR JAZZ SUPERMINI

With such an important car for Honda, the development of the Jazz can be followed from a previous post on MotorMartin that can be found by clicking here, means that details pertinent to the new car are being shown in full below. It certainly looks to MotorMartin as if Honda have continued to get it… Read More News: HONDA REVEALS FRESH LOOK AND NEW ENGINE OPTION FOR JAZZ SUPERMINI

News: HONDA ANNOUNCES NEXT DELIVERY OF NSX TO UK

In a move that is sure to cheer those lucky enough to have ordered the superb all new NSX, Honda UK has today confirmed to MotorMartin that the next delivery of NSX are now bound for UK shores. Launched last summer, the NSX has been a solid success story for the UK market and Honda has already… Read More News: HONDA ANNOUNCES NEXT DELIVERY OF NSX TO UK

News: CHISWICK HONDA JOINS CROWN HONDA AS UK NSX DEALERSHIP

Honda themselves stated the following regarding their all new NSX: The road to success is no easy feat; it twists, it turns, and leads to challenge after challenge. Blending the pinnacle of sports performance with everyday driving comfort took time to achieve. It came with its fair share of setbacks, too. But if accomplishing perfection… Read More News: CHISWICK HONDA JOINS CROWN HONDA AS UK NSX DEALERSHIP

News: HONDA UK STARTS S800 RESTORATION PROJECT Part 2

Only a few short days ago, MotorMartin reported on Honda UK’s latest exciting project, which can be seen here, the restoration of a red, 1967 S800 with work being undertaken by the team at Le Riche Automobile Restorers in Jersey. Now this is a story that has already garnered a great deal of interest from the readers… Read More News: HONDA UK STARTS S800 RESTORATION PROJECT Part 2

News: HONDA UK STARTS S800 RESTORATION PROJECT

It’s no secret that MotorMartin is a big fan of all things classic, both cars and motorbikes, indeed MotorMartin’s own two wheeled transport of choice is a rather wonderful, Indian built, Royal Enfield Bullet 500 and so news arriving at MotorMartin Towers regarding Honda UK’s latest project certainly caught my eye.  And here it is,… Read More News: HONDA UK STARTS S800 RESTORATION PROJECT