2011 HPD CR-Z Racer


2011 HPD CR-Z Racer
The 2011 HPD CR-Z Racer from Honda Peformance Development debuted at the 2010 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show in Las Vegas on November 2, 2010.

2011 HPD CR-Z Racer

Unveiled today were two concept vehicles from HPD: the CR-Z Hybrid R Concept and the HPD CR-Z Racer. Though neither vehicle is intended for sale, HPD, Honda’s North American racing company, was determined to demonstrate the potential of the CR-Z for both street and racing performance.

Both vehicles share many performance enhancements, with the CR-Z Hybrid R Concept highlighting Honda-designed street styling and the HPD CR-Z Racer opting for serious racing capability. To demonstrate that capability, HPD will campaign two HPD CR-Z Racers at the 25 Hours of Thunderhill endurance race in December.

HPD enhancements to both cars include: a turbocharger and upgraded IMA™ hybrid system, resulting in an estimated combined 200 horsepower and 175 lb-ft. of torque; performance clutch; limited-slip differential; ‘circuit-tuned’ suspension; upgraded brakes and aerodynamic components.

2011 HPD CR-Z Racer Gallery

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In Detail

tags crz, honda
submitted by admin
type Concept / Prototype Car
released at 2010 SEMA
built at Santa Clarita, California, USA
production 1
engine Inline-4 w/IMA hybrid system
position Front, Transverse
aspiration Turbocharged
block material Aluminum Alloy
valvetrain SOHC 4 Valves per Cyl w/i-VTEC
displacement 1497 cc / 91.35 in³
bore 73 mm / 2.9 in
stroke 89 mm / 3.5 in
power 149.1 kw / 200 bhp
specific output 133.6 bhp per litre
bhp/weight 176.21 bhp per tonne
torque 237.3 nm / 175 ft lbs
redline 6300
body / frame Unitary Steel Monocoque
driven wheels FWD
f suspension MacPherson Struts w/Stabilizer Bar
r suspension Torsion Beam w/Stabilizer Bar
curb weight 1135 kg / 2500 lbs
transmission 6-Speed Manual