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Honda NSX to target buyers upgrading from Porsche 911, says project boss

The Honda NSX is the car for people who are sick of their Porsche 911, says the man in charge of the reborn Japanese supercar’s development. Honda NSX large project leader Ted Klaus believes the new high-performance hybrid coupe will appeal to owners of Porsche’s iconic sports car asking the question: ‘What’s next?’ “Do they go Audi R8? Do they get a special 911?” Klaus pondered...

Nurburgring Spy Footage scoop: Alfa Romeo Quadrifolglio, Honda NSX, Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series, Jaguar F-Type SVR, Lamborghini Huracan Superleggera, 2016 Porsche 911, Chevrolet Camaro ZR1…

The famed Nurburgring, in Germany, is generally regarded as the most challenging stretch of road on the planet. Dubbed the ‘Ring’ by enthusiasts across the globe, this daunting 20.8km track is technically a toll road (it costs 27 euro per lap) but is also regarded as the Holy Grail of all things motoring, as well as home to the annual Nurburgring 24 Hour endurance race...

Honda NSX V6 uses Cosworth block and heads

The V6 motor in the second-generation Honda NSX has a block and heads made by British engine specialist Cosworth. Over the weekend we reported that production of the second-generation Honda NSX will be delayed from the third quarter of 2015 to the second quarter of 2016. Part of the blame for this delay was sheeted to a late decision to switch the new NSX from a naturally aspirated engine to a turbocharged one...

Honda NSX production start delayed until 2016 - report

The commencement of production of the second-generation Honda NSX, at new dedicated facility in Ohio, has been pushed back by around half-a-year. When the production car was revealed in January this year, left-hand drive production was scheduled to commence during the third quarter of 2015, with right-hand vehicles following them down the line in 2016...

Honda NSX engine and technical details revealed

More technical details of the next-generation Honda NSX have been revealed at the SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers) World Congress in Detroit, Michigan. The biggest news is the new Honda NSX — known again as the Acura NSX in certain markets — will feature a dry sump 3...

Honda NSX spied testing in Australia — UPDATED

The second-generation Honda NSX supercar has been spotted hot-weather testing in Alice Springs ahead of its local launch in 2016 and shortly after its world premiere last month in Detroit. Featuring a hybrid drivetrain with a mid-mounted 75-degree dry sump V6 and a nine-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission, the NSX comes with three electric motors on-board, one at each of the front wheels, and a direct drive unit at the rear that’s wedged between the V6 and the transmission...

Honda NSX concept confirmed for Australian Formula One Grand Prix showing

Australian Honda NSX fans will be treated to an early preview of the forthcoming supercar in March when the NSX concept car makes its first appearance on local soil at the 2015 Formula One Grand Prix. The Australian debut of the new-generation Honda NSX concept (pictured above) will take place a little over two months after the production NSX (pictured below) made its world debut at last week’s Detroit motor show...

2015 Honda NSX supercar's developement not as slow as some think, says chief engineer

Acura has dismissed suggestions that the exciting new Ferrari and Porsche-hunting NSX hybrid supercar revealed today at the Detroit motor show had an unusually long gestation period from the proposal stage to production.  The second-generation Acura NSX supercar hits US showrooms within a few months where it will wear a price of about $US150,000, confirmed by the company...

Honda NSX : Final production version of second-generation supercar revealed

The second-generation Honda NSX has been unveiled in its final production form on the first day of the 2015 Detroit motor show. Again badged as the Acura NSX in North America, Honda's long-awaited second-generation NSX features a hybrid drivetrain with a mid-mounted 75-degree dry sump V6 and a nine-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission...

Honda NSX: production version teased prior to Detroit unveiling

The Japanese company has confirmed its second-generation Honda NSX supercar will debut at the Detroit auto show in the middle of January. Coinciding with this announcement, the company has released a short teaser video and some moodily lit publicity shots of the new NSX...

2015 Honda NSX returns to the Nurburgring

The Honda NSX has returned to the Nurburgring roughly two months after an earlier prototype caught fire and burned to the ground at the notorious German test track. This new prototype – snapped here being put through its paces on a decidedly soggier and more overcast day – is understood to be completing the final stages of testing ahead of the production car’s world premiere at January’s Detroit auto show...