2018 Acura NSX Specifications and Features

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2018 ACURA NSX: Specifications and Features

POWER UNIT

 

Sport Hybrid SH-AWD Power Unit

Front wheels: mechanically independent from rear power unit components, two electric motors (Twin Motor Unit); Rear wheels: Twin-turbocharged V-6 gasoline engine with one Direct Drive Motor and 9-speed DCT

Maximum Total System Power

573 HP   

Maximum Total System Torque

476 lb.-ft.

Approx. Top Speed

191 mph

 

ENGINE

 

Type

Twin-turbocharged DOHC V6

Layout

 Longitudinally mid-mounted

Displacement

3,493 cc

Horsepower - SAE Net

500 HP @ 6,500-7,500 rpm

Torque

406 lb.-ft. @ 2,000-6,000 rpm

Maximum Engine Speed

7,500 rpm

Power Output Per Liter

143 HP/liter

Bore and Stroke

3.6 in. x 3.5 in.

Compression Ratio 

10.0:1

Valve Train

24 Valve, IN/EX VTC, chain-driven camshafts

Intake Valve Construction

Forged steel

Exhaust Valve Construction

Forged steel , sodium-filled

Valve Included Angle

30 degrees

Cylinder Block and Head Material

Aluminum alloy

Cylinder Bore Lining

Plasma transferred wire arc thermal spray

Cylinder Bank Angle

75 degrees

Crankshaft Construction

Forged steel

Piston Construction

Cast aluminum with integrated cooling channel

Connecting Rod Construction

Forged steel, dowel pin

Fuel Injection

Direct and port injections systems

Throttle Control

Drive-by-wire system

Fuel Requirement

Premium unleaded (93 octane recommended; 91 required)

Lubrication

Dry sump system with 6-rotor scavenge pump

Oil Type

Synthetic 0W-40

Cooling system

Liquid and oil cooling

Exhaust System Layout

Dual catalytic converter, dual path per bank

 

TWIN TURBOCHARGERS

 

Turbocharger Type

Single scroll

Maximum Boost Pressure

105 kPa (1.05 bar) (15.23 psi)

Turbine Construction

Inconel

Wastegate Control

Electrical

Recirculation Valves

Air bypass type

Intercooler Dimensions

Width 232.2 mm; Height 382 mm; Thickness 64 mm

 

DIRECT DRIVE MOTOR

 

Type

Permanent-magnet, water-cooled electric motor/generator

Layout

Direct drive, situated between engine and transmission, attached directly to crankshaft

Horsepower @ rpm

47 @ 3,000

Torque @ rpm)

109 lb.-ft. @ 500-2,000

 

TRANSMISSION & REAR AXLE

 

Type

9-Speed Dual Clutch Transmission (9DCT)

1st Gear Ratio

3.838

2nd

2.433

3rd

1.778

4th

1.428

5th

1.211

6th

1.038

7th

0.881

8th

0.747

9th

0.634

Reverse

2.395

Rear Axle Ratio

3.583

Limited Slip Differential – Wet Multi Plate

Torque bias ratio: drive 2.0, coast 2.6, 30N-m pre-load

 

FRONT TWIN MOTOR UNIT (TMU)

 

Type

Permanent-magnet, oil-cooled electric motor/generator

Layout

Independent twin motors in a single package with a planetary gear set, one-way clutch and brake

Horsepower @ rpm

36 + 36  @ 4,000

Torque @ rpm

54 +54 lb.-ft. @ 0-2,000

 

ADDITIONAL POWER UNIT CONTROLS

 

Integrated Dynamics System

Four-mode system: Quiet, Sport, Sport+, Track

Hill Start Assist

 

Idle-Stop System

 

 

BODY / SUSPENSION / CHASSIS

 

Chassis Type

Aluminum-intensive, Multi Material

Body/Frame Construction

Multi-material (primarily aluminum) space frame with mix of aluminum and low-density SMC outer panels, and cast aluminum suspension mounting points

Ablation Cast Aluminum Nodes

Complex high performance aluminum castings for crush zones; World's first automotive application

Corrosion Pre-Treatment

Zirconium pre-treat material; Environmentally friendly

A-Pillar Structure

3-D bent and quenched ultra-high strength steel (1,500 MPa); World's first application

Floor Panel

Carbon fiber core

Front Suspension Type

Double-wishbone, double joint lower control arm; aluminum construction

                  Front Dampers

Active Gen III magnetorheological coilover assemblies

                  Front Stabilizer Bar

Hollow steel, 1.04 in. diameter x 0.13 in. wall thickness

Rear Suspension Type

Multi-link; aluminum construction

                  Rear Dampers

Active Gen III magnetorheological coilovers

                  Rear Stabilizer Bar

Hollow steel; 0.98 in. diameter x 0.12 in. wall thickness

Front Brake Calipers

Brembo 6-piston aluminum mono block

Front Brake Rotor Type

Base: 2-Pc Floating Iron Disks w/ Aluminum center
Option: 2-Pc Floating Carbon Ceramic Disks w/ Aluminum center

Front Brake Rotor Size

Iron: 14.5 in. diameter x 1.3 in. thick
Carbon ceramic: 15 in. diameter x 1.3 in. thick

Rear Brake Calipers

Brembo 4-piston aluminum mono block

Rear Brake Rotor Type

Base: 2-Pc Floating Iron Disks w/ Aluminum center
Option: 2-Pc Floating Carbon Ceramic Disks w/ Aluminum center

Rear Brake Rotor Size

14.2 in. dia. X 1.3 in. thick (both iron and carbon ceramic)

Steering Type

Variable ratio rack & pinion; dual-pinion EPS

                  Steering Wheel Turns, Lock-to-Lock

1.91

                  Steering Ratio

Variable progressive; Range: 12.9:1 (on center) to 11.07:1

Turning Diameter, Curb-to-Curb  (ft)

39.7 ft.

Front Wheels 

19x8.5J Forged Aluminum

Front Tires

245/35ZR19 93Y high performance summer tires; optional ultimate handling performance tires

Rear Wheels 

20x11J Forged Aluminum

Rear Tires

305/30ZR20 103Y high performance summer tires; optional ultimate handling performance tires

Spare Tire

Tire Repair Kit

Fuel Tank Layout

Twin fuel tanks mounted between the engine and IPU

 

EXTERIOR DIMENSIONS

 

Wheelbase

103.5 in. (2,630 mm)

Length

176 in. (4,470 mm)

Height

47.8 in. (1,215 mm)

Width

87.3 in (2,217 mm) (includes mirrors)

Track (front/rear)

65.2 in. / 63.7 in. (1,655 mm/1,618 mm)

Ground Clearance (unladen)

3.7 in.

Approach/Departure Angles

9.2° / 12.9°

 

CAPACITIES & WEIGHTS

 

Fuel Tank Capacity

15.6 gal

Curb Weight

3,803 lbs.

Weight Distribution (front / rear)

42% / 58%

 

INTERIOR DIMENSIONS

 

Seating Capacity

2

Headroom

38.3 in. (973 mm)

Legroom

42.8 in. (1,087 mm)

Shoulder Room

57.6 in. (1,463)

Hip Room

54.5 in. (1,384)

Cargo Volume (behind rear engine compartment)

4.4 ft3 (0.12 m3)

Passenger Volume

44.0 ft3 (1.25 m3)

 

EPA MILEAGE RATINGS / FUEL

 

EPA Fuel Economy Ratings

21 mpg city / 22 mpg highway / 21 combined

Fuel Type

Premium unleaded (93 octane recommended; 91 required)

CARB Emission Rating

ULEV 125

 

ACTIVE SAFETY FEATURES

 

Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control7

 

Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)

 

Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD)

 

Brake Assist

 

Multi-Angle Rearview Camera with Dynamic Guidelines

 

Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) with Location and Pressure Indicators

 

LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL)

 

 

PASSIVE SAFETY FEATURES

 

Single-Stage Driver, Dual-Stage Passenger, Multiple-Threshold Front Airbags (SRS)

 

Driver Knee Airbag

 

Front Side Airbags

 

One-Row Side Curtain Airbags with Rollover Sensor

 

3-Point Seat Belts with Automatic Tensioning System

 

Upper Tether for Child Seat on Passenger-Side

 

Driver's and Passenger's Seat-Belt Reminder

 

 

DRIVER ASSISTIVE FEATURES

 

Cruise Control

 

Corner and Backup Sensors

 Available as part of Technology Package

 

EXTERIOR FEATURES

 

Flush-mounted automatic power pop-out door handles

 Auto pop out upon approach with keyless entry fob

Capless Fuel Filler

 

Radio Antenna

Integrated front windshield type

Acoustic Windshield

 

Acoustic Glass Rear Cabin Window

 

LED Brake Lights

 

Variable Intermittent Wipers

 

Remote keyless Smart Entry system

 

Side  Mirrors

Body-colored power heated with reverse auto tilt-down and integrated LED turn indicators; Optional memory feature

Security System

 

Headlamps

Acura Jewel Eye™ LED type with Auto-On/Off

Body Panels

Composite

Roof Panel

Aluminum or optional exposed-weave carbon fiber

 

INTERIOR & COMFORT / CONVENIENCE

 

Beverage Holder

Two-cup holder unit that slides into a slot in the center console on passenger side

Automatic Air Conditioning with air filtration system

 

Push Button Start

 

Active Sound Control (ASC)

 

Power Windows with Auto-Up/Down

 

Power Door Locks

 

Cruise Control

 

Tilt and Telescopic Steering Column (manual)

 

Center Console Storage

Multi-functional storage system

Lockable Glove Compartment

 

12-Volt Power Outlet

 

Power Remote Fuel Filler Door Release

 

Rear Engine Compartment Window Defroster w/ Timer

 

Cargo Area Light

 

Cargo Area Tie-Down Anchors (4 Total)

Optional accessory cargo net

Illuminated Steering Wheel-Mounted Controls

Cruise / Audio / Phone / Display Audio / MID info

Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control System with Humidity Control and Air Filtration

 

HomeLink® Remote System

 

Frameless Automatic-Dimming Rearview Mirror

 

Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel

Available carbon fiber trim

LED Interior Ambient Lighting

 

Leather--Trimmed Instrument Panel

 

Leather-Trimmed Door Panels

 

Alcantara Roof Lining

 

 

SEATING

 

Seats

Perforated leather and Alcantara-trimmed with manual adjusters; Optional 4-way power adjusters with 4-way power lumbar and 2-position memory

Seat Leather

Milano leather standard; Semi-aniline leather option

Heated Seats

Available with power seats 

 

AUDIO & CONNECTIVITY

 

7-Inch Display Audio with High-Resolution WVGA (800x480) Electrostatic Touch-Screen and Customizable Feature Settings

 

Audio System

Standard Audio system: 8 speakers, including subwoofer
Optional ELS Studio Premium Audio system: 9 speakers, including subwoofer

Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink®

 

Bluetooth® Streaming Audio

 

MP3/Auxiliary Input Jack

MP3/Auxiliary Input Jack

USB Audio Interface

2USB ports in car
(In glove box) 1.0 amp charge capability & USB connection without Apple CarPlay & Android Auto connectivity
(In console box) 1.5 amp charge capability & USB connection with CarPlay & Android Auto connectivity

AcuraLink® Next Generation

 

SMS Text Message Function

 

SiriusXM® Radio

Option

Pandora® Compatibility

 

Acura Satellite-Linked Navigation System™ with Voice Recognition and Honda HD Digital Traffic

 

HD Radio™

 

Siri Eyes Free

 

Android Auto®

 

Apple CarPlay®

 

 

INSTRUMENTATION

 

Digital Speedometer

TFT Screen

Tachometer

TFT Screen

Coolant Temperature Indicator

Analog gauge

Fuel Level Indicator

Analog gauge

 

DYNAMIC TFT GUAGE CLUSTER

 

4.2-Inch Color TFT Screen

8-Inch Color TFT Screen

Integrated Dynamics System-linked Dynamic Meters

Meter Graphics Color change: Quiet-Blue; Sport-White; Sport+ and Track-Red

Average Fuel Economy Indicator

 

Gear Position Indicator

 

Instant Fuel Economy Indicator

 

Miles-to-Empty Indicator

 

Odometer and Trip Meters (2)

 

Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) with Tire Fill Assist and Location and Pressure Indicators

 

Exterior Temperature Indicator

 

Compass

 

Turn-By-Turn Directions

 

 

COLORS

 

EXTERIOR

 

Valencia Red Pearl

 

Nouvelle Blue Pearl

 

Casino White Pearl

 

Source Silver Metallic

 

Nord Gray Metallic

 

Curva Red

 

130R White

 

Berlina Black

 

INTERIOR

Ebony

All interior colors are available with all exterior colors

Saddle

Red

Orchid

 

FACTORY OPTIONS

 

Carbon Fiber Exterior Sport Package

Carbon fiber front spoiler, side sills, rear diffuser;
Dark chrome exhaust finisher

Carbon Fiber Engine Cover

 

Carbon Fiber Roof

 

Carbon Ceramic Brake Rotors

Includes choice of black, red or silver brake calipers

Carbon Fiber Rear Spoiler

 

Exclusive Interwoven Aluminum Alloy Wheels

Choice of machined, painted or polished finish

Technology Package - ELS Studio Audio System

Includes 9 speakers, Navigation, AcuraLink, front and rear parking sensors

Technology Package - ELS Studio Audio with XM Satellite Radio

Same as above and adds XM Satellite radio

Interior Carbon Fiber Sport Package

Includes carbon fiber meter visor and steering wheel garnish, aluminum foot rest and sport pedals

Alcantara Headliner

Black