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Selected Style 2-Door NSX Coupe 3.0L Automatic
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door NSX-T Open Top 3.2L Manual 17 24 $76,850 $88,000
2-Door NSX-T Open Top 3.0L Automatic 18 24 $76,850 $88,000
2-Door NSX Coupe 3.2L Manual 17 24 $73,357 $84,000
2-Door NSX Coupe 3.0L Automatic 18 24 $73,357 $84,000
2-Door Roadster w/Tiptronic
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Roadster Manual 19 26 $35,895 $41,000
2-Door Roadster w/Tiptronic 17 24 $35,895 $41,000
Pricing
Invoice Price
$73,357
$35,895
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$84,000
$41,000
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1400 / month
$683 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 18 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 24 mpg 24 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Two Seater Two-Seater
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 2 2
Front Leg Room (in) 44.3 41.6
Front Hip Room (in) 53.8 -TBD-
Front Head Room (in) 36.3 38.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 48.9 -TBD-
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.5 51.7
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.2 60.2
Wheelbase (in) 99.6 95.2
Liftover Height (in) -TBD- -TBD-
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.3 70.1
Track Width, Front (in) 59.4 57.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.6 4.1
Length, Overall (in) 174.2 171.0
Height, Overall (in) 46.1 50.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 5.0 9.1
Brakes
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 11.5 x 0.80
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x 1.10 11.74 x 0.95
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 15.3
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.6 16.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.1 35.8
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.07 2.98
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) -TBD- -TBD-
Tires
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
Rear Tire Size P245/40ZR17 P225/50R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3110 2954
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact -TBD-
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17" x 8.5" 16 x 7
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material -TBD- -TBD-
Front Wheel Size (in) 16" x 7" 16 x 6
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 17.4 -TBD-
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) -TBD- -TBD-
Engine
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas Flat 6-cyl
Fuel System PGM-FI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 210 @ 5300 181 @ 4500
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 3.0L/181 2.5L/151
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 252 @ 6600 201 @ 6000
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 17
Transmission
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 1.909 4.10
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.551 2.00
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.428 4.21
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.684 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD, Automatic w/
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.611 3.66
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Clutch Size (in) -TBD- NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.025 1.41
Trans Type 4 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.74
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic Tiptronic
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 2 Door Roadster
Vehicle Name Acura NSX Porsche Boxster
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) -TBD- -TBD-
Suspension Type - Rear Double-Wishbone Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) -TBD- -TBD-
Suspension Type - Front Double-Wishbone Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) -TBD- -TBD-
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) -TBD- -TBD-
 
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