Skip to main content

Acura NSX Prototype To Break Cover At Mid-Ohio Raceway Prior To Honda Indy 200 Indycar Race
AddThis Social Bookmark Button
By: Suzuki

Acura NSX Prototype To Break Cover At Mid-Ohio Raceway Prior To Honda Indy 200 Indycar Race  07/25/2013 - TORRANCE, Calif. Acura today released an image of a prototype NSX supercar, announcing that the running prototype will take to the racetrack just prior to the Honda Indy 200 IndyCar Series race at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio. The NSX prototype with custom graphics will lap the road course in advance of the race on August 4, 2013. The race will be broadcast live by NBC Sports Network starting at 3 p.m. EDT.

Global development of the NSX, slated for launch in 2015, is being led by engineers at Honda R&D Americas, Inc. in Raymond, Ohio. Additionally, it was announced in May that the next-generation Acura supercar will be produced at the newly established Performance Manufacturing Center in nearby Marysville, Ohio.

The prototype model maintains the styling and proportions of the NSX Concept that debuted at the 2012 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, while packaging the production vehicle's mid-mounted V-6 engine mated to Acura's innovative new three-motor Sport Hybrid SH-AWD (Super Handling All Wheel Drive) system.

About Acura

Acura offers a full line of technologically advanced performance luxury vehicles through a network of 275 dealers within the United States. The Acura lineup features six distinctive models: the TL performance luxury sedan, the TSX sports sedan and Sport Wagon, the ILX luxury compact sedan, the 5-passenger RDX crossover SUV, the just-introduced 7-passenger MDX luxury SUV, and the recently-launched Acura RLX flagship sedan.

Photo credit: Suzuki

   Recent Articles
BUMPER TO BUMPER...TOYOTA INDIANA KEEPS 'EM COMIN'

• 4 Millionth Vehicle Drives Off Assembly Line


PRINCETON, Ind. – Toyota Indiana and its 4,700 team members hit a new high today.

Today, a Blizzard Pearl Highlander Hybrid drove off the final assembly line and team members realized their accomplishment - 4 million vehicles produced.

According to the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles, 3,981,626 passenger vehicles are registered in the state. This means Toyota Indiana has produced more vehicles than are registered in i....
FINAL COUNTDOWN UNDERWAY TO SOUTH FLORIDA'S PREMIER COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION

• Auctions America's Fort Lauderdale sale returns to the Greater Fort Lauderdale / Broward County Convention Center, March 27-29
• Regarded as South Florida's premier collector car auction, multi-day event features approximately 500 vehicles
• 100 percent of proceeds from the sale of a 1934 Ford Street Rod Roadster to benefit local Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County
• Sale features eclectic group of 45 automobiles from the Cayman Motor Museum Collection
• Full event details and digital ....
ALL-NEW FORD FOCUS RS MAKES GLOBAL AUTO SHOW DEBUT; PIONEERS INNOVATIVE AWD AND PERFORMANCE TECHNOLOGIES

◾Ford's all-new Focus RS makes global show debut in Geneva; introduces advanced performance technologies to deliver the ultimate fun-to-drive experience
◾Third-generation Focus RS pioneers innovative Ford Performance All-Wheel-Drive with Dynamic Torque Vectoring for class-leading cornering speed and limit handling
◾Ford confirms Focus RS is first RS with Drive Modes – including industry-first Drift Mode – and Launch Control
◾High-performance hatch features specially-engineered 2.3-litre EcoBo....
SUZUKI AT THE 85TH GENEVA MOTOR SHOW

At the 85th Geneva Motor Show, Suzuki Motor Corporation unveils two world-premiere concept models, the iK-2 and the iM-4. New environmental technologies from Suzuki featured in the two models will also be introduced; these are a new-generation platform; the BOOSTERJET, a new downsized direct-injection turbo petrol engine; and the SHVS mild hybrid system.

Suzuki is well known as the compact car expert. Since manufacturing the Suzulight in 1955, the company has produced a whole series of compac....
HONDA NSX SUPERCAR MAKES EUROPEAN DEBUT

◾All-new model delivers a ground-breaking 'New Sports eXperience'
◾Designed from a clean-sheet with an 'Interwoven Dynamic' exterior design and uncompromising focus on driver control, visibility and packaging inside
◾New all-wheel drive hybrid powertrain is the most technologically-advanced in the supercar segment
◾Innovative multi-material space frame delivers high rigidity and light weight
◾Sophisticated dynamic set up allied to advanced technologies deliver unmatched handling, stability a....
FORD DONATES ITS INNOVATION PARK DISPLAY FROM NORTH AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW TO BENEFIT LOCAL ORGANIZATIONS

◾ Innovation Park, Ford's sustainable display from the 2015 North American International Auto Show, lives on to benefit local organizations
◾Ford donates elements of the display to Detroit's Belle Isle Park and to North Star Reach, a nonprofit organization that provides a year-round camp for children with serious and life-threatening illnesses
◾Donations support Ford commitment to waste reduction and green building efforts

DETROIT, March 2, 2015 – Ford is donating its Innovation Park....
INFINITI Q60 CONCEPT DEBUTS IN EUROPE

◾Infiniti's vision for a future sports coupe
◾Unique proposition of striking styling and high-performance powertrain in a premium package
◾Previews new family of powerful and efficient engines

Hong Kong/Geneva – Exuding high performance and sport dynamics, Infiniti's Q60 Concept makes its European premiere at the 2015 Geneva International Motor Show. The stunning two-door concept hints at Infiniti's next sports coupe.

Fresh from its acclaimed reveal at the North American Internati....
BUICK AVENIR AND LEGENDARY Y-JOB CONCEPT CARS STAR AT AMELIA CONCOURS DESIGN SEMINAR

Buick's new Avenir concept car made its surprise debut at the North American International Auto Show on January 11th. On Friday, March 13, 2015 the Avenir (French for future) and the first concept car, Buick's 1938 Y-Job, will take center stage at the 20th annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance's THE DESIGN DNA OF ICONIC CARS seminar.

The design seminar, scheduled for 3:00 PM in the Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island's Talbot Ballroom, will be empanelled by three of the auto industry's most ....

   Related Vehicles
2013 Acura NSX Concept
2013 Acura NSX Concept  2013 Acura NSX Concept  2013 Acura NSX Concept  2013 Acura NSX Concept  2013 Acura NSX Concept  
2016 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid
2016 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid  
2016 Hyundai Sonata Plug-In Hybrid
2016 Hyundai Sonata Plug-In Hybrid  2016 Hyundai Sonata Plug-In Hybrid  2016 Hyundai Sonata Plug-In Hybrid  2016 Hyundai Sonata Plug-In Hybrid  2016 Hyundai Sonata Plug-In Hybrid  
2016 Lexus GS F
2016 Lexus GS F  2016 Lexus GS F  2016 Lexus GS F  2016 Lexus GS F  2016 Lexus GS F  
2016 Lincoln MKX
2016 Lincoln MKX  2016 Lincoln MKX  2016 Lincoln MKX  2016 Lincoln MKX  2016 Lincoln MKX  
2016 Nissan Titan XD
2016 Nissan Titan XD  2016 Nissan Titan XD  2016 Nissan Titan XD  2016 Nissan Titan XD  2016 Nissan Titan XD  
2016 Toyota Avalon
2016 Toyota Avalon  2016 Toyota Avalon  2016 Toyota Avalon  2016 Toyota Avalon  2016 Toyota Avalon  
2016 Toyota Tacoma
2016 Toyota Tacoma  2016 Toyota Tacoma  2016 Toyota Tacoma  2016 Toyota Tacoma  2016 Toyota Tacoma  
2015 Acura NSX
2015 Acura NSX  2015 Acura NSX  2015 Acura NSX  2015 Acura NSX  2015 Acura NSX  
2015 Acura TLX GT Race Car
2015 Acura TLX GT Race Car  2015 Acura TLX GT Race Car  2015 Acura TLX GT Race Car  2015 Acura TLX GT Race Car  2015 Acura TLX GT Race Car  
2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider
2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider  2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider  2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider  2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider  2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider