(SANTA CLARITA, Calif.) – Honda Performance Development (HPD) is offering a special contingency program for the World Karting Association TS Racing / Vega Tire National Road Racing Series driven by Mazda. Contingencies will reward national champions, second- and third-place points finishers in the Stock Honda 1 and Stock Honda 2 classes during the 2012 WKA season.
Stock Honda 1 and 2 national champions will receive a $500 “HPD Bucks” product credit with HPD. Second-place finishers in each class will earn $300 worth of “HPD Bucks.” Third-place point finishers in each class will receive $100 “HPD Bucks.”
To be eligible for the HPD WKA Stock Honda Contingency Program, competitors must be registered members of the Honda Racing Line program. To register, visit http://racing.honda.com/hpd/race-for-honda/registration.aspx.
When racers create a Honda Racing Line account, they are provided usernames and passwords for the HPD online parts catalog. Honda Racing Line members are able to purchase parts, engine kits, and other items at discounted prices.
All 2012 HPD WKA Stock Honda Contingency Program award recipients will be able to use their “HPD Bucks” toward Honda Racing Line purchases.
Please contact the World Karting Association for guidelines that WKA Stock Honda racers must follow to be eligible for the HPD WKA Stock Honda Contingency Program.
Honda Performance Development (HPD) is the Honda racing company within North America. Founded in 1993 and located in Santa Clarita, Calif., HPD is the technical operations center for high-performance Honda racing cars and engines.
In addition to its grassroots motorsports support program, HPD is an engine supplier to the IZOD IndyCar Series and competes in prototype sports-car racing in the American Le Mans Series and World Endurance Championship.
About Honda Performance Development’s Honda Racing Line
Launched in July 2009, the Honda Racing Line is a program targeted at licensed participants in sanctioned amateur and entry-level professional racing. The Honda Racing Line was formed to provide its members with a direct connection to Honda Performance Development and its unparalleled record of success at the highest levels of motorsport.
Competitors may register for the Honda Racing Line through HondaRacingLine.com. To be eligible for support, all Honda competitors must be enrolled in the Honda Racing Line program and display the required “Honda Racing/HPD” and “H” decals on their race vehicles. Registration for the Honda Racing Line is available at http://racing.honda.com/hpd/race-for-honda/registration.aspx.