Acura Automobiles News

All Terrain Concept Ridgeline

Oct 31, 2005 — The All Terrain Concept Ridgeline project from American Honda explores the off-road possibilities of the new 2006 Ridgeline pickup. A prototype spring and strut configuration increases ground clearance 1.5 in. above stock height....

2005 TSX A-SPEC Concept

Oct 31, 2005 — With a restyled exterior, wider track and custom performance exhaust, the 2005 TSX A-SPEC Concept showcases the potential of Acura's popular sport sedan. The custom exterior boasts restyled front and rear bumpers with improved vent...

2005 RSX A-SPEC Concept

Oct 31, 2005 — Modified by the accessory design and engineering group of American Honda, this highly-tuned 2005 RSX is a styling exercise created to explore the design possibilities of Acura's latest sporty performance coupe. The Concept RSX ride...

2005 RSX Super Street/Top Fuel

Oct 31, 2005 — A Top Fuel turbo kit is at the heart of Super Street magazine's entry in the 2005 RSX Challenge. The system increases power with an HKS GT ball-bearing turbo, Top Fuel custom fuel system, stainless exhaust and ported head. The bloc...

Team Honda Research Civic Si

Oct 31, 2005 — The 2006 Honda Civic Si was developed for the street by Honda R&D Americas in Raymond, OH. Honda R&D now takes the Si to the track by being the first to develop a racecar from the 2006 Si. Built to NASA US Touring Car Champ...

2005 RSX SPEED Magazine

Oct 31, 2005 — For its entry in the RSX Challenge, SPEED magazine upgraded its 2005 Acura RSX Type-S with a GReddy turbo kit and a Cosworth-built bottom end featuring Darton sleeves, Crower rods and a Ferrea valvetrain. Handling is enhanced with ...

Sport Prototype Civic Si

Oct 31, 2005 — The Sport Prototype Civic Si project from American Honda explores the tuner market possibilities of the new 2006 Civic Si sport coupe. The body is restyled with front and rear bumpers with carbon fiber aerodynamic enhancements. The...

2005 RSX Import Tuner/Skunk2 Racing

Oct 31, 2005 — Skunk2 Racing makes a comprehensive line of performance parts for the RSX Type-S, and Import Tuner relied heavily on them for their entry in the 2005 RSX Challenge. The fully built K20A iVTEC engine uses Skunk2 Racing's Pro block, ...

Alt. Rockers Foo Fighters Use Acura TL as Mobile Studio

Jun 6, 2005 — The groundbreaking audio system in the Acura TL served as a mobile studio for platinum selling rockers, Foo Fighters. While recording and mixing their latest album, "In Your Honor" in 5.1 surround sound, the band found themse...

2005 Acura MDX

2005 Acura MDX Earns 5-Star Ratings in NHTSA NCAP Frontal Crash Tests

Apr 4, 2005 — The 2005 Acura MDX earned the highest possible ratings awarded during the most recent NCAP frontal crash tests conducted by the U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The MDX s...