In its third successful year as a leading luxury vehicle company, Acura is all set to release its brand new NSX with new colors and features in the year 2019. Acura was one of the first cars in the market that had the hybrid features and technology. But still, the cost was lesser than $1 million, which is very affordable as compared to other similar hybrid cars.
During their presence in Monterey, they showcased the full lineup of their collection, which also included the celebrations of the Acura’s motorsport programme, as said in one of their press releases. Also in their 2019 Acura NSX edition, they have got great plans for the fans of this car.
2019 Acura NSX Exterior
The front air intake mesh of the car and the rear bumper mesh of the car have a high gloss treatment as well along with the Carbon fiber exterior and carbon Decklid spoiler.
The new features also include the front and rear proximity sensors and aluminum sports pedal. Now talking about the tires of this amazing hybrid sports car, they are designed with the new Continental Sports Contact 6 tires. These have helped to make the speed of the car faster on the tracks. As per a test, the speed of the car is now 2 seconds quicker than the previous model.
2019 NSX Dimensions:
– WHEELBASE – 103.5 in,
– LENGTH – 176.0 in,
– WIDTH – 87.3 in,
– HEIGHT 47.8 in.
Curb weight is 3,900 lb.
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New NSX 2019 Colors:
– 130R WHITE,
– CASINO WHITE PEARL,
– BERLINA BLACK,
– NOUVELLE BLUE PEARL,
– CURVA RED,
– NORD GRAY METALLIC,
– SOURCE SILVER METALLIC,
– VALENCIA RED PEARL.
Some colors come with additional charges, from $650 to $5,650 per color.
The Acura team has decided to experiment with the features like new tires, revised suspension, engine and better performance on the track. We will share with you all that is new in the latest Acura NSC and what changes they have decided to make to the existing features of the car.
As per the press release on the Acura NSX website, the team has decided to give new features, styling, improved technology, and the A-spec treatment. The first on the list is the Acura NSX’s Thermal Orange Pearl paint, with which they have continued the 30 years legacy of the Acura and pays its tribute to the colorful race-tracks all across the world. The unique color is very attractive and eye-catching for a sports car.
New Acura NSX 2019 Interior
Simplicity in looks and ease of performance and seating and driving are the main features as far as the interiors are concerned. The elements which are essential have been made a part of the interior. This goes a long way in optimum utilization of available space. The seat materials have been carefully selected keeping the purpose of the vehicle in mind. The steering wheel, the driving panel, and other such things have been created with care and it certainly will impress racing car connoisseurs. The cabin of the car is also changed and the new interiors now have a very classy and unique blue leather and Alcantara theme. Along with this the buyers would now get 4way adjustable seats, along with satellite navigation system.
The engine comes with a powerful hybrid-electric powertrain (Sports Hybrid SH-AWD). The twin-turbocharged V6 3.5-liter engine (500 hp @ 6500 – 7500 rpm, Torque 406 lb.-ft. @ 2000 – 6000 rpm) and Direct Drive Electric Motor (47-hp/109-lb-ft) generates a stunning 573 horsepower and a torque of 476 lb.-ft. The Acura NSX also boasts of nine-speed (9DCT) dual clutch transmission and both the rear and front wheels can be powered by the engine.
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The electric motor is integrated with the V6 and transmission which gives new NSX instant torque. On front wheels, there are two more electric motors at front wheels (36-hp/54-lb-ft), with name Twin Motor Unit. Its task is to enhance stability and handling while car accelerates, going in corners…it gives more or less torque on every wheel, depends on current handling.
Estimated acceleration from 0-60 mph is around 3.1 sec., while top speed is around 191 mph / 307 km/h. As for the fuel consumption, it should be city 21 mpg/hwy 22 mpg/comb 21 mpg (Est.). Fuel tank capacity is 15.6 gal.
This beast uses 4 driver modes: Quiet, Sport, Sport+ and Track modes…it is unusual for supercars that have so many drive options if we compare it with others in the same category.
– Anti-Lock Braking System,
– Multi-Angle Rearview Camera,
– Electronic Brake Distribution,
– Tire Pressure Monitoring System,
– Vehicle Stability Assist + Traction Control,
– LED Daytime Running Lights,
– Brake Assist.
Price and Release date
The price of the car is still not fully known but it is believed that the base price should be close to $159,300.
Thanks to AutoGuide.com
2019 Acura NSX photos
Images credit: Acura