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2016 Acura NSX

At a Glance

Pricing $156,000
Drive Types AWD
Engines 3.5l V6 HEV T
Transmissions SM9
Fuel Economy 21 (city), 22 (highway)

Our Ratings

Velocity Index 83

Overview Information

The NSX returns after a 12-year hiatus. Whereas the original NSX was known for its simple and flawless execution, the modern NSX breaks new ground in cutting-edge hybrid powertrain technology. The powertrain consists of a turbocharged 3.5l V6 engine, a 9-speed dual-clutch transmission and three electric motors that collaborate to drive all four wheels. Total system output is estimated at 573-bhp. Acura designates the drive system sport hybrid and a similar system is available on the RLX sedan and MDX SUV. The NSX was designed and built in America.

What Changed:

The NSX returns after a 12-year hiatus. Whereas the original NSX was known for its simple and flawless execution, the modern NSX breaks new ground in cutting-edge hybrid powertrain technology. The powertrain consists of a turbocharged 3.5l V6 engine, a 9-speed dual-clutch transmission and three electric motors that collaborate to drive all four wheels. Total system output is estimated at 573-bhp.

Official Word:

When the original Acura NSX made its debut 25 years ago, it forever changed the supercar universe by combining scintillating sports car styling and athletic performance-common traits long associated with the exotic car segment-with a new dimension of quality, exceptional ergonomics, comfort, and dynamic poise. The NSX introduced and defined Acura's approach to "Precision Crafted Performance" with its cutting-edge design and innovative technology that provided accessible supercar performance for real drivers in the real world. By...Read.

Model/Trim/Package Engine MPG VjI Base Price
NSX 3.5l V6 HEV T (573-bhp) SM9 AWD 21/22/21 83 $156,000