The exercise was shrouded in secrecy and puzzled Mount Panorama locals had no idea who was behind the wheel. Until it ended in a new lap record.
Jenson Button has set a benchmark lap for hatchback performance cars at Mount Panorama.
The 2009 Formula 1 world champion took a Honda Civic Type R to Australia’s top racetrack as part of a secret mission over the Easter long weekend.
The British driver recorded a 2m35.207s lap in a completely standard Civic Type R road car.
The all new 10th Generation 2016 Honda Civic is almost here at the Achilles Ave Showroom. This is big news, it is a huge leap in styling for this iconic car that has been making waves around the globe as it is launched.
In this weeks Motoring Plus Nelson Mail Lift Out we figured we may as well put the old up against the new.
We have recently traded an excellent condition 2007 Honda Civic sedan, which is our current Bowater Honda "Car of the Week" - if you head to the main Bowater Honda page (click here) you can see the video and click through to find out more.
*overseas model shown - actually this image came straight from the Australian campaign, which is totally awesome, so we will find it and post that video as well.
Honda New Zealand are proud to announce a new partnership with the Child Cancer Foundation (CCF) in New Zealand. Honda will become a Hero Partner in this four year relationship.
Each week more than three children in New Zealand are diagnosed with cancer and at any given time the Child Cancer Foundation is assisting more than 1000 families’ nationwide – offering support in hospital, at home and in the community. They receive no Government support and are reliant on fundraising.
Honda would like to help make a real difference and support the great work CCF does in New Zealand.
CCF had for some time been considering their future needs for their Family Support vehicles and how they could best deliver a cost effective solution that meets all their requirements and, ultimately, benefits their children and families.
CCF Chief Executive Officer Robyn Kiddle - “We are very proud to partner with Honda, a well-recognised vehicle brand in New Zealand that shares synergistic values and visions with our organisation.
Child Cancer Foundation's mission is that every child and their family walking the child cancer journey will never feel alone.
They aim to reduce the impact of cancer by offering services to ensure children and their families are supported, informed and well cared for on their journey with cancer.