Ex-manager of Japanese brand became the first European owner of the new Honda NSX

December 22, 2016 at 21:21

Honda brought to Europe the first copy of NSX Coupe. Lucky man, who will be the first one who will ride on the Old World on the new hybrid supercar, became Claude Sage. Previously, he was CEO of Honda Switzerland division, and now he is a member of the club Honda NSX & Sportscar Club. Claude Sage took an active part in the development of the original NSX model and prototype of the novelty – HP-X Prototype in the early 1980s.

2017 Hybrid supercar Honda NSX pic

2017 Hybrid supercar Honda NSX pic

We note, that official sales of Honda NSX new generation in Europe has not yet started, but the car is available in the US and Australia. At the moment, it is available for order in the US, where Honda plant in Ohio launched its production six months ago, and in Australia. Release on the Japanese market is scheduled for February 2017.

2017 Sports car Honda NSX image

2017 Sports car Honda NSX image

Honda NSX, in other markets can be represented as Acura brand. The model is equipped with a hybrid power plant, which includes a 3.5-liter V6 twin-turbo engine producing outstanding 573 horsepower and 644 Nm of torque. The first production copy of the supercar of new generation was sold at the beginning of 2016 in the US auction Barrett-Jackson for $ 1.2 million.

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