Acura introduced the updated NSX supercar

Acura introduced the updated NSX supercar

August 24, 2018 1 By autotimesnews

Despite the fact that now the opening of the Elegance Competition in Pebble Beach is taking place, in America there is also the festival The Quail Motorsports Gathering. As part of this event, an updated version of the Acura NSX sports car was introduced. The design of the car remained practically the same, but an expanded list of options appeared and the technical stuffing was increased.

With the update, now the sporty Acura is offered in the unique orange color of the Thermal Raceway. Different nacreous shade. In the same color can be painted brake calipers and a cover over the grille.

In the exterior design, in addition to body color, almost no change. The shape of the body parts has not changed at all. The radiator grille and air intakes are now made in black glossy color. As an additional option for the car is available a rear carbon spoiler and carbon decorative elements.

In the interior, nothing has changed, except that now it is possible to order the trim of the seats and the door trim in blue.

In technical terms, there have also been some improvements in the chassis and software. First of all, the Acura NSX received more rigid stabilizers of lateral stability. Also, the company retuned the steering and processed the settings of the control software active magnetorheological shock absorbers and power plant.

Another feature of the model has been specially developed for this tire Continental SportContact 6, which replaced the previous generation of Continental SportContact 5P.

As the power unit will be installed the previous 3.5-liter bi-turbo engine, capable of developing up to 573 horsepower. In addition, the car is equipped with three electric motors, and a robotic gearbox. Acceleration to the 100 km/h takes only 3.6 seconds, and the maximum speed is 307 km / h.

However, the update was not without consequences. Now the Acura NSX costs from $ 157,000, which is $ 1,500 more expensive. But it is worth acknowledging that now the basic version offers equipment, previously costing customers $ 4,700. It includes a navigation system, an ELS Studio audio system, an electric seat adjustment and aluminum pedal pads.