Compare 1997 Acura NSX vs 1997 Porsche 911

1997 Acura NSX
1997 Porsche 911
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2-Door NSX Coupe 3.0L Automatic
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door NSX Coupe 3.0L Automatic 18 24 $72,097 $84,000
2-Door NSX Coupe 3.2L Manual 17 24 $72,097 $84,000
2-Door NSX-T Open Top 3.0L Automatic 18 24 $75,530 $88,000
2-Door NSX-T Open Top 3.2L Manual 17 24 $75,530 $88,000
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2-Door Carrera Coupe 6-Speed Manual
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Carrera Coupe 6-Speed Manual 17 25 $54,969 $63,750
2-Door Carrera S Coupe 6-Speed Manual 17 25 $54,969 $63,750
2-Door Carrera Coupe w/Tiptronic 17 24 $57,654 $67,015
2-Door Carrera S Coupe w/Tiptronic 17 24 $57,654 $67,015
2-Door Carrera Targa 6-Speed Manual 17 25 $61,001 $70,750
2-Door Carrera Cabriolet 6-Speed Manual 17 25 $62,859 $73,000
2-Door Carrera Targa w/Tiptronic 17 24 $63,686 $74,015
2-Door Carrera Cabriolet w/Tiptronic 17 24 $65,544 $76,265
2-Door Carrera Turbo Coupe 13 19 $90,535 $105,000
2-Door Carrera Turbo-S Coupe 13 19 $129,335 $150,000
Pricing
Invoice Price
$72,097
$54,969
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$84,000
$63,750
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1400 / month
$1063 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
18 mpg 17 mpg
Highway
24 mpg 25 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Two Seater Mini-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Volume (ft³)
48.9 -TBD-
Front Head Room (in)
36.3 38.0
Front Shoulder Room (in)
52.5 51.7
Passenger Capacity
2 4
Front Leg Room (in)
44.3 41.6
Front Hip Room (in)
53.8 51.7
Second Leg Room (in)
- -TBD-
Second Hip Room (in)
- -TBD-
Second Head Room (in)
- -TBD-
Second Shoulder Room (in)
- -TBD-
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in)
4.6 4.7
Length, Overall (in)
174.2 167.7
Height, Overall (in)
46.1 51.8
Track Width, Rear (in)
60.2 56.9
Wheelbase (in)
99.6 89.4
Liftover Height (in)
-TBD- -TBD-
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
71.3 68.3
Track Width, Front (in)
59.4 55.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
5.0 -TBD-
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.7 x 1.10 11.97 x -TBD-
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
Four-Wheel Four-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.9 x 0.91 11.77 x -TBD-
Brake Type
Pwr-Assisted Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
18.5 19.4
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
-TBD- -TBD-
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
18.6 16.5
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
38.1 38.5
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.07 2.47
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P245/40ZR17 P245/45R16
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P215/45ZR16 P205/55R16
Spare Tire Size
165/75R16 Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3113 3064
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
-TBD- -TBD-
Front Wheel Size (in)
16" x 7" 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact -TBD-
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17" x 8.5" 16 x 9
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
17.4 24
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
-TBD- -TBD-
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
120 115
Engine
Displacement
3.0L/181 3.6L/220
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
252 @ 6600 282 @ 6300
Engine Type
Gas V6 Gas Flat 6-cyl
Fuel System
PGM-FI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
210 @ 5300 250 @ 5250
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
18 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
24 25
Transmission
Trans Type
4 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.93
Trans Description Cont. Again
Electronic NA
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
1.909 2.86
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.551 2.05
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.428 3.44
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.684 1.12
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD, Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.78
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.611 3.82
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Clutch Size (in)
-TBD- -TBD-
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.025 1.41
Summary
Vehicle Name
Acura NSX Porsche 911 Carrera
Body Style
2 Door Coupe 2 Door Coupe
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
-TBD- 0.67
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
-TBD- -TBD-
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
-TBD- 0.79
Suspension Type - Rear
Double-Wishbone Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs Multi-Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
-TBD- -TBD-
Suspension Type - Front
Double-Wishbone Independent

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