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2000 Acura NSX/NSX-T Specifications

POWERTRAIN

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Engine Type

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Manual

3.2-liter (3179 cc), DOHC, Variable Valve Timing and Electronic Lift (VTEC) V-6

Automatic

3.0-liter (2977 cc), DOHC, Variable Valve Timing and Electronic Lift (VTEC) V-6

Horsepower, SAE Net

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Manual

290 hp @ 7100 rpm

Automatic

252 hp @ 6600 rpm

Torque, SAE Net

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Manual

224 lb ft @ 5500 rpm

Automatic

210 lb ft @ 5300 rpm

Redline

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Manual

8000 rpm

Automatic

7500 rpm

Bore & Stroke

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Manual

3.66 in x 3.07 in (93.0 mm x 78.0 mm)

Automatic

3.54 in x 3.07 in (90.0 mm x 78.0 mm)

Displacement

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Manual

194 cu in (3179 cc)

Automatic

181 cu in (2977 cc)

Compression Ratio

10.2:1

Induction System

Programmed Fuel Injection (PGM-FI) with Variable Volume Induction System

Valvetrain

4-valves-per-cylinder, belt-driven, dual overhead camshafts with Variable Valve Timing and Lift Electronic Control (VTEC) system

Engine Block

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Manual

Aluminum alloy with FRM cylinder liners

Automatic

Aluminum alloy with cast-iron cylinder liners

Cylinder Head

Aluminum alloy

Connecting Rods

Titanium

Emission Control

Electronically controlled EGR
LEV emission control
3-way catalytic converter

Ignition System

Electronic direct ignition

Alternator

120 amp max

Battery

12V, maintenance-free

Recommended Fuel

Premium unleaded 91 octane

Layout

Transverse midship-engine/rear-wheel drive

Transmission

6-speed manual / 4-speed automatic with SportShift (optional)

Ratios (:1) 1st

3.066 / 2.611

2nd

1.956 / 1.551

3rd

1.428 / 1.025

4th

1.125 / 0.684

5th

0.914 / -

6th

0.717 / -

Reverse

3.186 / 1.909

Final Drive

4.062 / 4.428

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CHASSIS

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Body Type

All-aluminum unit body

Front Suspension

Independent, aluminum double-wishbone with coil springs, stabilizer bar and compliance pivot

Rear Suspension

Independent, aluminum double-wishbone with coil springs and stabilizer bar

Shock Absorbers

Telescopic/gas-filled, front and rear

Steering Type

Variable power-assist, rack-and-pinion

Steering Ratio

18.6:1

Steering Wheel Turns, Lock-to-Lock

3.07

Turning Circle, (curb to curb)

38.1 ft (11.6 m)

Wheels

Forged aluminum alloy

Front

7.0 JJ x 16

Rear

8.5 JJ x 17

Tires

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Front

215/45ZR16 Ultra-high performance

Rear

245/40ZR17

Braking System

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Front Discs

Ventilated, 11.7 in (298 mm) diameter, 1.1 in (28 mm) rotor thickness

Rear Discs

Ventilated 11.9 in (303 mm) diameter, 0.9 in (23 mm) rotor thickness

Swept Area

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Front

221.1 sq in (1426 cm2)

Rear

229.2 sq in (1479 cm2)

Antilock Braking System (ABS)

4-channel system

Parking Brake

Rear, mechanical

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CAPACITIES

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Crankcase

6.7 U.S. qt (6.3 L)

Cooling System

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Manual

16.9 U.S. qt (16.0 L)

Automatic

17.4 U.S. qt (16.5 L)

Fuel Tank

18.5 U.S. gal (70 L)

Volumes

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Passenger

48.9 cu ft

Cargo

5.0 cu ft

Total

53.9 cu ft

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FUEL ECONOMY

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Factory-Estimated Fuel Mileage, City/Highway

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Manual

17/24

Automatic

18/24

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EXTERIOR DIMENSIONS

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Wheelbase

99.6 in (2530 mm)

Track, front

59.4 in (1510 mm)

Track, rear

60.2 in (1530 mm)

Length

174.2 in (4425 mm)

Width

71.3 in (1810 mm)

Height

46.1 in (1170 mm)

Curb Weight

Coupe / NSX-T

Manual

3069 lb (1392 kg) / 3160 lb (1435 kg)

Automatic

3110 lb (1412 kg) / 3204 lb (1455 kg)

Weight Distribution (% F/R)

42/58

Coefficient of Drag (Cd)

0.32

Coefficient of Lift (Cl)

0.05

Frontal Area (A)

19.16 sq ft (1.78 m2)

Air Drag Coefficient (CD x A)

0.57

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INTERIOR DIMENSIONS

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Head Room

36.3 in (921 mm)

Leg Room

44.3 in (1126 mm)

Hip Room

53.8 in (1366 mm)

Shoulder Room

52.5 in (1334 mm)

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WARRANTIES

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Vehicle

4-year/50,000-mile limited warranty

Outer Body Rust-Through

5-year/unlimited-mile limited warranty

Roadside Assistance (TLC)

4-year/50,000-miles

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