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After ten years of intense work and many difficulties on the way, the all new Acura NSX is ready to enter the market. The supercar was unveiled during 2015 North American International Auto Show in a Red finish. The company will begin accepting custom orders for the new NSX starting in the summer, with customer deliveries expected later in the year.
 
Drivetrain 
 
To help impress the large public, Honda decided to use a twin-turbocharged 75-degree DOHC V6 engine with a 9-speed dual clutch transmission (DCT) and three-electric motor Sport Hybrid system—integrated with an ultra-rigid and lightweight multi-material body with world's-first material applications and manufacturing processes. 
 
The 2016 NSX uses its front electric motors for dynamic torque vectoring in addition to enhancing acceleration and braking performance. The rear direct-drive electric motor, housed between the engine and transmission, supports acceleration, braking and transmission shifting performance. The NSX's front wheels are driven by twin independent high-output electric motors.
 
To accommodate the new longitudinally mounted twin-turbo V6 and 9-speed DCT, the production vehicle was lengthened (+3 inches) and widened (+1 inch) with a slightly more cab-forward package, compared with the proportions of the NSX Concept shown in 2012.
 
Interior 
 
Inside, the NSX's instrument cluster features a dynamic TFT display that responds to changes in the driver-selectable Integrated Dynamics System. The center console holds the Power button that readies the sport hybrid powertrain, nested in the center of the new Integrated Dynamics System dial control. Interwoven under the handcrafted leather dash panel is the exposed midframe.
 
Production 
 
The NSX will be manufactured exclusively at the Performance Manufacturing Center (PMC) in Marysville, Ohio, where approximately 100 highly-skilled associates will conduct full body construction, paint, and final assembly using domestic and globally-sourced parts.

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  1. 1991 Acura NSX

    Engine: All Aluminum V6, Power: 201.3 kw / 270 bhp @ 7100 rpm, Torque: 284.7 nm / 210.0 ft lbs @ 5300 rpm
  2. 1999 Acura NSX Alex Zanardi Edition

    Engine: V6, Power: 216.3 kw / 290.1 bhp @ 7100 rpm, Torque: 304.0 nm / 224.2 ft lbs @ 5500 rpm
  3. 1997 Acura NSX-T

    Engine: Aluminum Alloy V6, Power: 216.3 kw / 290.1 bhp @ 7100 rpm, Torque: 303.7 nm / 224.0 ft lbs @ 5500 rpm
  4. 1995 Acura NSX-T

    Engine: All Aluminum V6, Power: 201.3 kw / 270 bhp @ 7100 rpm, Torque: 284.7 nm / 210.0 ft lbs @ 5300 rpm
  5. 2002 Acura NSX

    Engine: Mid Longitudinal V6, Power: 208.8 kw / 290 bhp @ 7100 rpm, Torque: 303.7 nm / 224 ft lbs @ 5500 rpm

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