2006 Acura RSX A-Spec Concept

Las Vegas 11/01/2005 – Modified by the accessory design and engineering group of American Honda, this highly-tuned 2005 RSX is a styling exercise created to explore the design possibilities of Acura’s latest sporty performance coupe. The Concept RSX rides on a chassis with a track that has been widened five in.es compared to stock. The body and chassis of the Concept RSX is comprised of racecar suspension tuning, large 19-in. “black chrome” wheels, prototype Michelin F1 rain tires, Brembo brakes, front and rear carbon fiber spoilers and diffusers, an underbody spoiler, dual center exhaust, custom HID headlights and massive fender. Inside, the driver cockpit has been modified to race specs with carbon fiber seats, race-style instrument panel, a custom gauge cluster with 9000 RPM redline and numerous other enhancements.

In Detail

submitted byRichard Owen
engineK20A2 Inline-4
positionFront Transverse
valvetrainDOHC 4 Valves per Cyl
displacement1998 cc / 121.9 in³
bore86 mm / 3.39 in
stroke86 mm / 3.39 in
power149.1 kw / 200 bhp @ 7400 rpm
specific output100.1 bhp per litre
bhp/weight158.73 bhp per tonne
torque192.53 nm / 142.0 ft lbs @ 6000 rpm
body / frameUnit Steel w/Carbon Spoilers & Diffuser, Custom Widebody Kit
driven wheelsFWD
front tiresPrototype Michelin F1
rear tiresPrototype Michelin F1
front brakesBrembro Discs
f brake sizemm / in
rear brakesBrembro Discs
r brake sizemm / in
steeringRack & Pinion w/Speed Sensitive Power Assist
f suspensionMacPherson Struts w/29mm Stabilizer Bar, Lower Control Arm, Coil
r suspensionDouble Wishbones w/Coil Springs, 19mm Stabilizer Bar, Coil Sprin
wheelbase2570 mm / 101.2 in
transmission6-Speed Manual
gear ratios3.267:1, 2.130:1, 1.517:1, 1.147:1, 0.921:1, 0.738:1, :1
final drive4.389:1
top speed~241.4 kph / 150.0 mph
0 – 60 mph~6.8 seconds