Compare 2003 Acura NSX vs 2003 Porsche 911

2003 Acura NSX
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2-Door NSX-T Open Top 3.2L Manual
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door NSX-T Open Top 3.0L Automatic 17 24 $79,213 $89,000
2-Door NSX-T Open Top 3.2L Manual 17 24 $79,213 $89,000
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2-Door Carrera Coupe Tiptronic
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Carrera Coupe 6-Speed Manual 18 26 $59,884 $68,600
2-Door Carrera Coupe Tiptronic 18 26 $59,884 $68,600
2-Door Carrera Targa 6-Speed Manual 18 26 $66,363 $76,000
2-Door Carrera Targa Tiptronic 18 26 $66,363 $76,000
2-Door Carrera Cabriolet 6-Speed Manual 18 26 $68,464 $78,400
2-Door Carrera Cabriolet Tiptronic 18 26 $68,464 $78,400
2-Door Carrera 4 Coupe 6-Speed Manual S 17 24 $71,441 $81,800
2-Door Carrera 4 Coupe Tiptronic S 17 23 $71,441 $81,800
2-Door Carrera 4 Cabriolet 6-Speed Manual 17 24 $73,367 $84,000
2-Door Carrera 4 Cabriolet Tiptronic 17 23 $73,367 $84,000
2-Door Carrera Turbo 6-Speed Manual 15 22 $101,558 $116,200
2-Door Carrera Turbo Tiptronic 15 22 $101,558 $116,200
2-Door Carrera Turbo 6-Speed Manual GT2 15 22 $171,495 $181,700
Pricing
Invoice Price
$79,213
$59,884
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$89,000
$68,600
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1483 / month
$1143 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
17 mpg 18 mpg
Highway
24 mpg 26 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Two Seater Mini-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity
2 4
Front Leg Room (in)
44.3 41.6
Front Hip Room (in)
53.8 - TBD -
Front Head Room (in)
36.3 38.0
Passenger Volume (ft³)
48.9 70.0
Front Shoulder Room (in)
52.5 51.7
Second Head Room (in)
- - TBD -
Second Shoulder Room (in)
- - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in)
- - TBD -
Second Hip Room (in)
- - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in)
60.7 59.1
Wheelbase (in)
99.6 92.6
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
71.3 69.7
Track Width, Front (in)
59.5 57.7
Min Ground Clearance (in)
4.6 4.3
Length, Overall (in)
174.2 174.5
Height, Overall (in)
46.1 51.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
5.0 4.6
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.9 x 0.9 11.78 x 0.95
Brake Type
Pwr 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 1.1 12.53 x 1.10
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel Four-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
18.5 16.9
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
38.1 34.8
Steering Type
Variable Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.24 2.98
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
18.6 16.9
Tires
Front Tire Size
P215/40ZR17 P205/50ZR17
Spare Tire Size
Compact - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P255/40ZR17 P255/40ZR17
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)
3153 3080
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17" x 9.0" 17 x 9.0
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
17" x 7" 17 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
16.9 23.8
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
120 NA
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type
Gas V6 Gas Flat 6-cyl
Fuel System
PGM-FI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
224 @ 5500 273 @ 4250
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
3.2L/194 3.6L/219
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
290 @ 7100 315 @ 6800
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
24 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
17 18
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.062 3.37
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.125 1.00
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Tiptronic
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.717 NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.066 3.60
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.428 1.41
Trans Type
6 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.914 0.83
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.186 3.17
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.956 2.19
Trans Order Code
NA 249
Summary
Body Style
2 Door Open Top 2 Door Cpe
Vehicle Name
Acura NSX Porsche 911 Carrera
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.72 0.91
Suspension Type - Rear
Double-Wishbone Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Double-Wishbone MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.75 0.73
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -

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