Acura launched to test its first minivan

December 28, 2014 at 19:42

Model line of Acura, consisting now of sedans and crossovers, will soon join the full-size minivan. In the premium division of Honda concern they hope that they will win over customers of the Mercedes-Benz V-Class.

How will look like the novelty of the Acura is still unknown – the test prototype shown in the spy photos is wrapped in tight camouflage. However, according to some sources, a minivan will get the whole set of design solutions included in the original style of the brand.
Platform for the same van is borrowed from the popular model Honda Odyssey, but the premium version will be slightly wider and will receive sliding doors on both sides of the body.

Acura's first minivan pics

Acura's first minivan picture


Acura NSX: it all starts now

December 27, 2014 at 00:12

Not so long ago has been announced the new Acura – NSX 2016, which will be launched on January 12 in Detroit at the North American International Auto Show. The network has a long-awaited teaser, where a great view of car is combined with roaring of engine.
Without going into the technical details, the company admitted that under the hood will work together three engines at the same time – the paired twin turbocharged engine and «Sport Hybrid power unit» – the hybrid development of the Company.
After the presentation, the machine will go to the new production center in Acura’s Marysville, Ohio, where it will be released on the conveyor.

Acura NSX 2016 pics

Acura NSX 2016 image

A new generation of sedan ILX

December 18, 2014 at 14:07

The engineers of Acura Company decided to tell about the new car, which will be presented at The Los Angeles Motor Show – the next generation ILX compact sedan 2016 of model year. The manufacturer promises a serious change in appearance with an emphasis on sportiness and a new line of more powerful powertrains. Information about the new ILX is not a lot. The Company prefers to keep it in secret at the moment. It is known that the model will receive a comprehensive update design of the car due to the appearance of a sedan which will become more “harsh” and sports.

Acura ILX  pics

Acura ILX picture

The BMW X1 rival will be collected in China

December 12, 2014 at 13:28

The Japanese company Acura, plans to launch the US and Europe smallest model in the series – a small crossover based on the base of compact van Honda Jazz. Premium small coupe will go on world’s markets in the next two years. Do not rush to buy the BMW X1.
The smallest in the Acura family crossover, as you might expect, will borrow platform and aggregates of SUV Honda Vezel. Recall that he Vezel is built on the platform compact van Honda Jazz (Fit) last generation, Jazz will share with motor with the new crossover. Harbinger of the new compact model of the firm Acura was shown six months ago in the Shanghai motor show. Concept car with a simple name Acura SUV-X size is not much different from the serial crossover Honda Vezel. Technical data about the concept and based on its series car is not yet known.

SUV-X Acura  pics

SUV-X Acura picture