Santa Clarita, CA— Racing Contingency Awards Toward Purchase of Honda Power Equipment Products — Honda Performance Development (HPD) is pleased to announce that as part of the contingency awards for our grassroots racing series, racers eligible for contingency can now receive those award amounts as a rebate for the purchase of a Honda Power Equipment product.


These include such items as generators, mowers, snow blowers and more. Eligible winners can purchase the products through any official retail channel, submit proof of purchase & registration, and receive their contingency award amount as a rebate check.

“Adding Power Equipment product rebates to our contingency awards enhance the ability of the race winners to get a product that fits their needs,” said Jeff Barrow, Commercial Motorsports Manager at HPD. “This program allows the flexibility to purchase when and where it’s convenient and not wait for the contingency registration process to get their award.

Positive Customer Impact

Many Honda-powered racers are already own Honda Power Equipment items, whether it’s a mower to use on their lawns or a generator to power their equipment at the track. The reliability, efficiency and performance of Honda Power Equipment items perfectly complement the needs of racers at all levels.

Launching Now for 2015 Season

This Power Equipment Contingency Award program began on June 1st, 2015. Complete information regarding contingency award redemptions are available at:

About Honda Performance Development

HPD was founded in 1993 to spearhead Honda's entry into Indy car racing.  No other manufacturer has matched Honda's success in Indy cars, which includes 212 race victories, 15 drivers' championships, six manufacturers' championships and 10 Indianapolis 500 victories, including the 2014 event, won by Ryan Hunter-Reay of Andretti Autosport.

HPD offers a complete line of race engines for cars from grass roots to pinnacle; for professional, amateur and entry-level racers. For more information about HPD and the company's racing product lines, please visit:

About Honda Power Equipment

Honda Power Equipment, a division of American Honda Motor Co., Inc., markets a complete range of outdoor power equipment, including outboard marine engines, general purpose engines, generators, lawn mowers, pumps, snow blowers, tillers and trimmers for commercial, rental and residential applications. Its comprehensive product line is powered exclusively by 4-stroke engines.