[home][rumors and news][model release matrix][dealer network][desktop calendar][exhaust notes][tov forums][links][search][sponsors][garage][login]

Tire Rack Upgrade Garage
 Search for a Dealer:
 Canadian Flag US Flag
 Honda Acura
 ZIP  
Acura
There are currently no active Acura promotions
Honda
There are currently no active Honda promotions
Honda to Showcase “Cooperative Mobility Ecosystem” at 2017 Consumer Electronics Show
More.......................
American Honda Reports November Sales
More.......................
2017 CR-V goes on sale December 21st, starting at $24,045
More.......................
First dyno test of 2017 Civic EX-T 6-speed; appears to be underrated
More.......................
Acura Precision Cockpit Previews Next-Generation Interior and Technology Direction
More.......................
Unveiling of Sporty Honda Civic Si Prototype Completes 10th Generation Civic Line-up
More.......................
Honda debuts the 2017 Civic Si prototype in LA. TOV is here
More.......................
Spotted in LA: New Civic Type R!!!
More.......................
General Talk --> Re: Favorite open highway car
Join Discussion......
NSX --> Re: NSX Type-R
Join Discussion......
Today's Reading Links --> Re: C&D 10Best Trucks: Honda wins twice
Join Discussion......
Civic --> Re: I saw my first hatchback yesterday...
Join Discussion......
TSX --> Re: 2017 Acura TLX Crash Test - Video
Join Discussion......
MDX --> Re: Added a 2017 Tech!
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Help Much Appreciated!!
Join Discussion......
TLX --> Re: 2018 TLX MMC Spied
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: new LEXUS LC500
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: JoHammer -Tesla of Motorbikes ?
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Nikola & Clarity
Join Discussion......
Photoshops --> Re: Acura TLX-CC (Cabriolet Concept)
Join Discussion......
Civic --> Re: Civic Si K24 vs 1.5T
Join Discussion......
Ridgeline - General Talk --> Re: 2017 Honda Ridgeline Crash Test - Video
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: 2018 Toyota Camry Teaser........Yes that looks to be a hatchback
Join Discussion......
Next-gen NSX/Sports Car prototype spied on the 'Ring
 Date: June 17, 2008 13:01
 Submitted by:  JeffX
 Source: Brenda Priddy & Company
 Credibility Rating: Not Specified


You've likely seen all the spy shots from KGP Photography already, but Brenda Priddy & Co. got some shots of their own. There's already been a lot of discussion surrounding the KGP shots in our forums, and at least one user is questioning whether this car is really the NSX, or perhaps some other new "sub-NSX" sports model as the photos make this car appear rather small. Also, notice the Z06 ZR-1(?) in the background of the first pic, apparently being used as a benchmark during this test session being tested at the same time as the Honda sports car. A while back there were some rumors that Acura was working on a sub-NSX sports car that would be priced in the $50-60k bracket, a so-called Corvette-fighter. Considering the fact that the next-gen NSX isn't expected to debut until the Tokyo motor show in 2009, it's possible that this car, which appears largely finished, could be that long-rumored mid range sports coupe.





Last edited by JeffX on June 17, 2008 23:31

Click Here to Submit Your Comments

Viewing Threshold (What is this?)

[fancy] [flat] [simple]
Subject Thread Originator Replies Last Post
  PCCB for ACURA
MF301HA 0
  Unofficial NSX lap time
Tallguy 3
  A quick unmasked sketch I made.
gusbo 3
  Early effort at unmasking
ciwai08 25
  Why?!!!
thekingofvtec1 1
  car looks pretty far along, do you think we still have 2 yrs to wait?
2007RC46SP2 5
  Perhaps New Prelude
hondafreak1981 13
  might this be the next-generation RSX?
cooperman 17
  Why not an AWD V10 S4500 ?
danielgr 5
  Car´s dimensions
King77 10
  Shot of the dashboard and gear sticks at the steering wheel.
02MDX&05TSX 1
  Honda CEO demands NSX be faster around 'Ring than GT-R
02MDX&05TSX 3
  How about this??
dtdcampbell 0
  Comparison to Hyundai Genesis?
Tyson 15
  NSX and $100K Halo car not neccesarily the same
longhorn 5
  Definitely is the NSX.........Thank GOD!
Acura Type S'in 37
  If this isn't the NSX...
Varmint 0
  really a honda?
Incoginto 1
  5.5L V10 and cylinder deactivation
CivicB18 13
  "...eight-speed, paddle-shifted automatic."
Waatdaehell 13
  Jeff, was their a Takeo Fukui speech or something today about the NSX?
dirk311 2
  Holy crap! Thats NOT a ZO6.........It's a ZR 1 BEHIND IT!
Acura Type S'in 18
  Nissan 350Z?
floundericiousMI 5
  Pic comparison with S2000 Mule
siegen 57
  back lights look like ASC
Dren 8
  Power Plenum!
Dren 21
  New engine modularity?
BB25 2
  Where's the video?
SirHill 0
  Even an Acura?
upstatedoc 8
  TL Coupe
S600=Dream 1
  Or a TL?
Spearsoft 19
  Nice Looking Car, But How Do We Know If It's Even A Honda?
VinceThe1 21
  Tire width
BelizeSixMT 7
  heat shielding
2007RC46SP2 4
  More Ring Hot Lap Photos
02MDX&05TSX 0
  awesome.
HappaSaiyan 9
  Picture # 3 Definitely AWD Test Mule !!
Mike Freitas 4
  Faster than GT-R and LF-A
sjava 5
  Does Left Hand versus Right Hand Drive mean anything?
kirk 0
  Looks nothing like the concept NSX!
tegra97 0
  a surprise new model?
jkangmpc 1
  Lexus LF-A??
sweetchuck2001 1
  Sweeeeeeeeet
6SPDTL 0
  If this is a Corvette fighter...
Tallguy 6
  Don't think its an NSX
Spearsoft 1
  Looks like the production model CR-Z
fitmini 0
  Got a semi!
Nick GravesX 5
  Aston away!
honda2112 1
  Same rear bumper seen on the "s2000 mule" on the streets
Tyson 0
TOV First Drive: 2017 Honda CR-V
Read Article....................
2017 Honda CR-V Specifications and Features
Read Article....................
TOV Photo Gallery: 2017 Honda CR-V Touring
Read Article....................
2017 Honda CR-V PR Photo Gallery
Read Article....................
2017 Honda Civic 5-door Sport and Sport Touring PR Photo Gallery
Read Article....................
2017 Honda CR-V Specs and Features [Preliminary]
Read Article....................
Contact TOV | Submit Your Article | Submit Your Link | Advertise | TOV Shop | Events | Our Sponsors | TOV Archives
Copyright © 2015 Velocitech Inc. All information contained herein remains the property of Velocitech Inc.
The Temple of VTEC is not affiliated with American Honda Motor Co., Inc. TOV Policies and Guidelines - Credits - Privacy Policy