|ACURA NSX PRODUCTION MODEL TO MAKE WORLD DEBUT AT 2015 NORTH AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW|
|Dec 17, 2014 - TORRANCE, Calif. -- The production version of the highly anticipated Acura NSX supercar, successor to the legendary original NSX, will make its world debut at the 2015 North American International Auto Show on Jan. 12, 2015. The model will reflect the production design and specifications of the mid-engine Acura supercar that is slated to launch in 2015. To celebrate the impending debut of NSX, Acura released a 30-second teaser video that gives an early glimpse of the produc...[Read more...]|
|ACURA NSX SUPERCAR CONCEPT TO DEBUT IN VIRTUAL WORLD OF GRAN TURISMO®6 GAME|
|12/06/2013 - TORRANCE, Calif. The highly anticipated Acura NSX, in concept form, will fire up its twin-turbocharged engine and innovative new three-motor, torque vectoring Sport Hybrid powertrain in Gran Turismo®6 (GT6), which releases worldwide today. The 'real driving simulator' available exclusively for the PlayStation®3 system gives sports car enthusiasts their first opportunity to get behind the wheel of the next generation Acura NSX Concept.
'Whether in the virtual world of Gran ...[Read more...]|
|Acura NSX Concept On Display At 2013 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance|
|08/18/2013 - TORRANCE, Calif. The Acura NSX Concept will make a special appearance on the Concept Lawn at the 2013 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance®, August 18, 2013, heralding the announcement of the Acura brand as an Official Sponsor of the 2013 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance®.
The Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance is more than one of the world's preeminent exhibitions of luxury automobiles; it is a celebration of style and refinement that is the perfect showcase for the Acura NSX C...[Read more...]|
|ACURA NSX CONCEPT ON DISPLAY AT 2013 PEBBLE BEACH CONCOURS D'ELEGANCE|
|The Acura NSX Concept will make a special appearance on the Concept Lawn at the 2013 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance®, August 18, 2013, heralding the announcement of the Acura brand as an Official Sponsor of the 2013 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance®.
The Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance is more than one of the world's preeminent exhibitions of luxury automobiles; it is a celebration of style and refinement that is the perfect showcase for the Acura NSX Concept,' said Michael Accavitti, seni...[Read more...]|
|ACURA NSX PROTOTYPE EXCITES RACE FANS WITH DEMONSTRATION LAP AT HONDA INDY 200|
|A prototype Acura NSX has lapped the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio, just prior to the running of the Honda Indy 200, exciting fans in the state where the NSX is being developed and will be produced, and showcasing the steady progress being made toward the planned 2015 launch of Acura's next-generation, mid-engine supercar.
The Acura NSX prototype lapped the 2.4-mile winding road course, driven by a member of the Ohio-based engineering development team. The NSX prototype sporte...[Read more...]|
|KIA TO UNVEIL OPTIMA PLUG-IN HYBRID, THE NEXT STEP IN ITS ‘GREEN' CAR REVOLUTION|
|◾European debut at next month's Geneva Motor Show
◾Pure-electric range of 33 miles and 37 g/km CO2 development target
◾High-capacity batteries and 2.0-litre GDI engine
◾Visual changes bring improvements in aerodynamic performance
◾New infotainment system with Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™
◾Advanced energy-saving measures maximise EV range and efficiency
◾High-strength bodyshell and active safety assistance technologies
◾Sharp handling and larger brakes
The all-new Optima Plug-in Hyb...[Read more...]|
|2016 HYUNDAI SONATA PLUG-IN HYBRID'S ADVANCED POWERTRAIN NAMED TO WARD'S 10 BEST ENGINES LIST|
|• Sixth Time a Hyundai Powertrain is Honored with the 10 Best Distinction |
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Dec. 10, 2015 – The technologically advanced powertrain of the 2016 Sonata Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV) was named to the prestigious Ward's 10 Best Engines list. This is the first time that a plug-in hybrid powertrain has made the list.
'For Hyundai's first entry into the plug-in hybrid segment, Hyundai engineers did an impeccable job blending fuel efficiency with ref...[Read more...]
|NEXT-GENERATION ACURA NSX NAMED A ‘BEST OF WHAT'S NEW' WINNER BY POPULAR SCIENCE MAGAZINE|
|Nov 18, 2015 - TORRANCE, Calif. -- The next-generation Acura NSX supercar, launching in the spring, has received a 2015 'Best of What's New' award from Popular Science magazine for its advanced, new approach to electrified supercar technology.
'The Acura NSX challenges conventional notions of supercar performance, and it's great to see our advanced Acura performance technologies receive this kind of recognition,' said Jon Ikeda, vice president and general manager of Acura. 'With its ...[Read more...]|
|Mercedes-Benz's 'Intelligent Drive' philosophy: Intelligence = efficiency|
|Stuttgart/San Francisco. At Mercedes-Benz 'Intelligent Drive' stands for the networking of systems, sensors and algorithms for enhanced comfort and safety. The drive system also benefits from the increasing level of intelligence on board vehicles. Following the Mercedes-Benz S-Class PLUG-IN HYBRID, the new Mercedes-Benz C 350 e provides a further example of dynamism and efficiency combined in impressive guise. The anticipatory operating strategy opens up a new dimension in driving. And the auto...[Read more...]|
|2016 HYUNDAI SONATA PLUG-IN HYBRID EXPECTED TO DELIVER CLASS-LEADING 22 MILE ALL-ELECTRIC RANGE|
|• Exclusive Blue Link Smartphone App Controls Charging Schedule Remotely|
DETROIT, Jan. 12, 2015 – Hyundai launched its first plug-in hybrid vehicle today at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The 2016 Hyundai Sonata Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV) is expected to travel up to 22 miles on electric power and can recharge in as little as two and a half hours with a Level 2 charger. Sonata Plug-in Hybrid will be built at the Asan, South Korea plant and will...[Read more...]