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Car-Mode Magazine: Next NSX-R to feature 500ps turbo V8
 Date: December 15, 2004 09:26
 Submitted by:  JeffX
 Source: Car-Mode
 Credibility Rating: 6


The latest issue of Car-Mode (Japanese Magazine) claims to have a scoop on the next NSX-R, predicting that it will feature a turbocharged V8 good for 500ps, which matches the predicted output of the upcoming Skyline GT-R and surpasses Toyota's upcoming GT supercar by 50ps.

While turbochargers haven't been used by Honda very frequently in the past, for the past 18 months or so there have been lots of whispers surrounding the secret development of turbo Hondas.
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  Have you ever heard of Honda putting a V8 in anything?
sbarnesjr 11
  If it's a turbo, it's not a HONDA!!!
crxdelsol 17
  Please Lend Me Your Ears
WongKN 12
  my uncle works for hondas turbo divison
gezzuzz 9
  what the heck is "ps"
sradbims76 13
  Next NSX
H22CRXSOL 11
  Honda Revives Turbo - The 1980s
Wizard 0
  This just in from R&T...
Aaron97SH1 4
  Here's the magazine cover.
RSX 1
  Possible
zapata 5
  I must wave the "BS Flag" as well.
CJ Majesty 1
  The true "Honda way" of things
vtec-boost 0
  I call BS on this one.
RSX 35
  500 hp with turbos...?
97AccordSE 1
  ohhhh nooooo
Dren 0
  Credibility rating of 6? More like 1.
Roger1 4
  Bring it on!!!
netviper 2
  I Believe the Turbo is for really one reason only............
Acura Type S'in 0
  It may be the Type R version
Danny1 1
  Must be a slow news day.
SandroF1 0
  NSX-R
alisperling 0
  This is BIG!
kiwikungfu 0
  next NSX-R = current gen or next new gen?
AznSupastar 0
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