Acura NSX News

  • 2017 Acura NSX with VIN ending in 004 - Photo credit: Bring A Trailer

    The car was a gift from Jerry Seinfeld to fellow comedian Bob Einstein.

  • 2020 Acura NSX
    2020 Acura NSX pays homage to original NSX's Spa Yellow

    The 2020 Acura NSX will offer two new paint options matching colors used on the first-generation NSX.

  • 2019 Acura NSX and Acura NSX GT3 Evo
    The Acura NSX versus the NSX GT3 Evo race car

    The Acura NSX shares 80 percent of its parts with the NSX GT3 Evo race car and will beat it in a sprint, but the race car is the champ on a track.

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    Acura to invade Pikes Peak with four prepared race cars and one stock NSX

    Acura will compete with five cars in the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. Four of the entries are race cars or modified from stock, but one is a stock NSX.

  • 2019 Acura NSX GT3 Evo race car
    650-horsepower Acura NSX Type R headed for 2019 Tokyo Motor Show?

    Acura looks set to introduce a faster, more powerful version of its NSX later this year. The automaker will launch an oft-rumored NSX Type R during October's 2019 Tokyo Motor Show, Forbes reported on Tuesday. Fans of the original NSX will recall that a Type R version was launched in 1992, two years...

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    To spur sales, 2019 Acura NSX has secret $20,000 discount

    A secret $20,000 discount for the 2019 Acura NSX is helping to spur sales of the slow-selling tech-heavy supercar, though sales figures are still very limited.

  • Acura NSX exterior paint process

    Paint may seem a relatively simple part of automobile manufacturing, but the truth is a lot goes into the process. It's especially true for luxury vehicles and sports cars. Case in point: the Acura NSX. Auto detailing company Ammo produced a new video that takes fans inside Honda's Acura NSX factory in Marysville, Ohio. Specifically, since Ammo is all about detailing and car care, we're treated to an in-depth look at what goes into the NSX's paint. Specifically, Acura's optional Andaro paint package. First, the basics. NSX buyers can choose from a slew of factory colors for the hybrid...

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    Honda nearly left VTEC out of the original Acura NSX

    The original Acura NSX has obtained a legendary status among enthusiasts, but it almost went to production without its famed variable valve timing & lift electronic control. Yes, VTEC. Acura celebrated 30 years since the original NS-X concept debuted at the 1989 Chicago Auto Show on Wednesday...

  • Acura NSX cutaway drawing
    Cutaway sketch of Acura NSX shows inner workings

    Shin Yoshikawa is one of the best-known car artists of our time, and he's used his skills to tackle the 2019 Acura NSX. Honda's luxury brand released the artist's sketch of the hybrid sports car on Oct. 12, and it features Yoshikawa's signature cutaway art. The cutaway reveals the inner workings of...

  • 2019 Acura NSX GT3 Evo race car
    2019 Acura NSX GT3 made faster with new bodywork

    Acura's sinister NSX GT3 race car has come in for some updates and is now even faster and better handling than before. The NSX GT3, as the name suggests, is designed for GT3-spec competition. It made its debut in the 2017 motorsport season and in a short time has proven to be a formidable weapon on...

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    Acura NSX stung by a pair of recalls

    Acura is reaching out to its NSX customers because the hybrid sports car has been hit with a pair of recall notices. One affects the brake lights while the other might result in a fuel leak. These recalls don't affect a lot of cars, mostly because Acura hasn't moved a ton of its reborn NSX, which...

  • 2019 Acura NSX
    2019 Acura NSX: New color, new options, new tire

    It took Acura 15 years to bring back the NSX nameplate in 2017, but the Japanese automaker is giving the hybrid supercar an update after just two years. On Thursday Acura revealed the revised 2019 NSX at Monterey Car Week. It will take a keen eye to discern the 2019 NSX from earlier...

  • 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport, white

    We doubt many regular Taco Bell employees have a Chevrolet Corvette on their car buying list, but if they do, there's a sweet deal to be had. CarsDirect uncovered some of the strangest discounts on new cars, and Taco Bell employees are, for some reason, eligible for GM Supplier Pricing. That means any fast food employee can receive a $4,385 discount on a 2018 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport, a car that does not offer any rebates at all. Such a discount is pretty generous considering the Grand Sport starts at more than $66,000. For the average Taco Bell employee, that's likely more than what he...

  • Science of Speed custom Acura NSX debuted at 2017 SEMA show
    Tuner presents 610-horsepower Acura NSX at SEMA

    The Acura NSX is no slouch with 547 horsepower arriving from a 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged V-6 engine and supplementary hybrid system, but tuning firm Science of Speed cranked things up a notch with their latest custom build. The company, known for its focus on the NSX itself, presented its...

  • A clean lap of the Nurburgring in the Acura NSX
    Take a lap of the Nürburgring in the Acura NSX

    Nürburgring lap videos typically fall into one of only a handful of categories. There are the manic, on-the-limit attempts to set blistering times. There are also videos highlighting bad driving or even crashes. Other times, there are simply automaker marketing pieces to show off the latest...

  • 2017 Acura NSX GT3 race car competes in WeatherTech SportsCar Championship
    Acura NSX GT3 now available as customer race car

    Acura is joining the likes of its German rivals by allowing its performance flagship, the NSX supercar, to be available as a customer race car. The NSX GT3 started racing in 2017 and has already racked up two wins in the highly competitive GTD class of the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. The...

  • 2017 Acura NSX does donuts
    IMSA driver Katherine Legge serves a batch of donuts in the 2017 Acura NSX

    Inquiring minds wonder: will the 2017 Acura NSX do donuts? The short answer: yes, yes it will. But, what brought about this fresh batch of donuts and all the show and smoke that comes with it? IMSA driver Katherine Legge decided it was her time to have a little bit of fun after the NSX GT3 racer...

  • Chris Harris gets a Porsche 911 Turbo extremely sideways
    Chris Harris compares the Audi R8, Acura NSX and Porsche 911 Turbo

    "What a terrible day" current "Top Gear" host Chris Harris says as he climbs into his third performance dream machine of the day. Yes, it's raining on this particular day, but that's pretty much expected when you're in the United Kingdom. Regardless, Harris has the tough task of putting the Acura...

  • 2017 Acura TLX A-Spec race car set for 2017 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

    Following an impressive performance last year with a near-stock NSX and an all-electric version, Acura is returning to the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, and this time it’s bringing not only the NSX but also its latest baby, the TLX A-Spec. But rather than run a stock TLX up the mountain, Acura decided to have a little fun and has dropped a 500-horsepower engine into the normally staid sedan. Acura will also enter its latest TLX GT race car, designed for the Pirelli World Challenge, in the event. The 500-hp TLX is based on the 2018 TLX A-Spec. It will be entered into Pikes...

  • Acura NSX EV concept, 2016 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb
    Acura mulls electric power for next NSX

    Honda is considering a pure electric powertrain for its next-generation Acura NSX. Recall, the automaker entered a pure electric version of its current NSX in the 2016 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. Though a concept, Honda R&D boss Sekino Yosuke has revealed to Autocar that the...

  • 2017 Honda NSX-GT Super GT race car
    Jenson Button to race NSX-GT at Suzuka round of 2017 Super GT Series

    Following Fernando Alonso’s stint in last weekend’s Indianapolis 500, his former teammate at the McLaren Formula One team, Jenson Button, plans to test out Japan’s Super GT touring car series. Honda has confirmed that Button, who is currently a reserve driver for the McLaren F1...

  • 2017 Acura NSX production at the Performance Manufacturing Center in Marysville, Ohio
    Acura NSX buyers can watch their car being built

    Potential buyers of the Acura NSX now have another reason to sign on the bottom line. Acura has launched a special program called the NSX Insider Experience that includes a one-on-one tour of key Acura facilities across Ohio, including the Performance Manufacturing Center (PMC) and Anna Engine...

  • NSX Originals videos
    NSX buyers get custom video, diecast car

    Buying an Acura NSX is a special moment and Acura is making is even more special. The car is on sale now, deliveries are beginning, and Acura is providing each buyer with a video featuring (at least in part) their car. ALSO SEE: Acura NSX vs. Audi R8: We compare tech versus higher tech A total of...

  • Acura NSX GT3 race car being tested
    Acura NSX GT3 race car makes glorious noises around Daytona

    Who doesn't love good race car noise? The answer should be everyone who loves cars also loves good race car noise, and that's what we have here thanks to the Acura NSX GT3 race car. Our friends at Racer.com managed to stick a camera into the cabin of one as it was undergoing testing at Daytona...

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