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Report: Honda files patent for “CDX” moniker in the name of Acura

Rumors began surfacing about an Acura variant to Honda’s new subcompact HR-V crossover that sits below the CR-V. This makes perfect sense since the subcompact luxury crossover segment is growing really fast from crossover demand in general. It was also kick-started with the introduction of the new Buick Encore with Lexus joining the party with […]

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Report: The 2016 Acura NSX might be getting its own track package

Now that the 2016 Acura NSX is finally out of the bag, Edmunds sat down with Acura’s Senior Vice President and General Manager, Mike Accavitti, who said the new NSX could gain a possible track package for better performance. Click here for our original post on the 2016 Acura NSX from the 2015 Detroit Auto Show. […]

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2015 Chicago: The 2016 Acura RDX gets a facelift and some updates

As promised, Acura, along with Honda, brought a new crossover to Chicago this year: an updated 2016 RDX while Honda also revealed their new 2016 Pilot. While the 2016 Honda Pilot is an all-new car, the Acura RDX’s change equates to a mid-cycle refresh, incorporating some new looks, new kit, and more standard equipment. The exterior […]

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Report: The Acura ILX will most likely get Honda’s new 2.0L turbo four

Honda recently made some big changes with the introduction of its new Civic Type-R, which debuts the brand’s first ever turbocharged inline-four, bringing an end to a long line of high-revving, naturally-aspirated mills that spun fast enough to create its own gravitational field. And while this motor seems like a high-end offering for the Civic, Honda […]

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Report: The Honda HR-V could get an Acura version

Honda and Acura is one of the few examples of badgineering gone well, where Acuras were always heavily reengineered Honda models that were much more luxurious. The saga continues today with both Honda and Acura remaining competitive. Recently, Honda introduced a new subcompact car to the market called the HR-V, a new affordable crossover for […]

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The 2016 Acura MDX gains an array of updates, new nine-speed auto that is 66lbs lighter

The current Acura MDX is by far one of the best luxury crossovers money can buy, especially if you like driving. It happens to be more of a driver’s car than say, the BMW X5. I know, surprising, isn’t it? And while the current MDX is still an excellent vehicle, it appears to have gotten […]

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Honda’s bringing a new Pilot and Acura RDX at Chicago for a soccer parents’ delight

Honda officially hopped on the PR wire to confirm the arrival of a new Pilot and Acura RDX at this year’s Chicago Auto Show, perpetuating the demand for the increasingly common soccer parent. If, at first, it felt like you completely forgot that Honda still even made the Pilot crossover, it’s because the car’s gone unchanged […]

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Photo Rendering: This is what an Acura NSX Type R could look like–and it’ll likely happen

The Acura NSX is finally here in production form and to make things a little more interesting, graphic artist, X-Tomi Designs decided to render their own version of a more powerful Type R version of the NSX. And while this may be an interpretation and rendering of what the hypothetical Type R version could look like, […]

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2015 Detroit: The 2016 Acura NSX is finally here

After many years of teasers, rumors, and speculation, the all-new second generation Acura NSX was finally revealed in production form earlier today at the Detroit Auto Show. Featuring an all-new DOHC 75-degree twin-turbocharged V6 mated to a nine-speed dual-clutch automatic in tandem with a three-electric motor Sport Hybrid system, the new Acura NSX seeks to […]

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Acura finally teases the production NSX, to debut at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show

It’s official. The 2015 Detroit Auto Show is going to be a big one. From the next Cadillac CTS-V, to Lexus’ new F model, and even Ford bringing the GT–this will undoubtedly be the biggest Detroit Auto Show yet because Acura just confirmed the revealing of the all-new production NSX at the Cobo Center next […]

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