Originally Posted by spinner
Is winning F1 races better for their image than being seen to promote fuel conservation? I could be in a minority here but when I think of Honda, F1 never comes to mind.
I don't follow the professional racing scene either, but other automakers have felt it necessary to scale back or pull out as well. Apparently, Honda's been involved in F1 in some way for many of the years since 1964.
Racing does yield benefits that trickle down to passenger cars.