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2016 Acura NSX

At a Glance

Pricing $156,000
Drive Types AWD
Engines 3.5l V6 HEV T
Transmissions SM9
Fuel Economy 21 (city), 22 (highway)

Our Ratings

Velocity Index 86
Style Not Rated
Utility Not Rated
Livability Not Rated
Value Not Rated
Fun Not Rated

Overview Information

The NSX returns after a 12-year hiatus. Whereas the original NSX was known for its simple and flawless execution, the modern NSX breaks new ground in cutting-edge hybrid powertrain technology. The powertrain consists of a turbocharged 3.5l V6 engine, a 9-speed dual-clutch transmission and three electric motors that collaborate to drive all four wheels. Total system output is estimated at 573-bhp. Acura designates the drive system sport hybrid and a similar system is available on the RLX sedan and MDX SUV. The NSX was designed and built in America.

What Changed:

The NSX returns after a 12-year hiatus. Whereas the original NSX was known for its simple and flawless execution, the modern NSX breaks new ground in cutting-edge hybrid powertrain technology. The powertrain consists of a turbocharged 3.5l V6 engine, a 9-speed dual-clutch transmission and three electric motors that collaborate to drive all four wheels. Total system output is estimated at 573-bhp.

Official Word:

When the original Acura NSX made its debut 25 years ago, it forever changed the supercar universe by combining scintillating sports car styling and athletic performance-common traits long associated with the exotic car segment-with a new dimension of quality, exceptional ergonomics, comfort, and dynamic poise. The NSX introduced and defined Acura's approach to "Precision Crafted Performance" with its cutting-edge design and innovative technology that provided accessible supercar performance for real drivers in the real world. By...Read.

Model/Trim/Package EL Engine MPG VjI Base Price
NSX 3 3.5l V6 HEV T (573-bhp) SM9 AWD 21/22/21 86 $156,000

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