2020 Acura NSX 2020 Acura NSX Change Vehicle


Vehicle Specifications

Specs for trim:
Print Specs
Power Unit (9 Speed Dual-Clutch NSX)
Sport Hybrid SH-AWD® Power Unit:
  • Front Wheels: Mechanically independent from rear power unit components, two electric motors (Twin Motor Unit)
  • Rear Wheels: Twin-turbocharged V-6 gasoline engine with one Direct Drive Motor and 9-speed DCT
Maximum Total System Power
573 hp66
Maximum Total System Torque
476 lb-.ft66
Approx. Top Speed
191 mph
66 Horsepower and torque figures includes the maximum power of the engine and all motors combined that can be produced at any one time. Not SAE net.
Engine (9 Speed Dual-Clutch NSX)
Type
Twin-turbocharged DOHC V6
Layout
Longitudinally mid-mounted
Displacement
3493 cc
Horsepower - SAE NET
500 hp @ 6500 – 7500 rpm
Torque (Nm)
406 lb.-ft. (550) @ 2000 – 6000 rpm
Maximum Engine Speed
7500 rpm
Power Output Per Liter
143 hp/liter
Bore and Stroke
3.6 in. x 3.5 in.
Compression ratio
10.0:1
Valve Train
Chain drive, 24-valve, DOHC VTC™
Intake Valve Construction
Forged steel
Exhaust Valve Construction
Forged steel, sodium-filled
Valve Angle
30 degrees
Cylinder Block and Head Material
Aluminum alloy
Cylinder Bore Lining
Plasma transferred wire arc thermal spray
Cylinder Bank Angle
75 degrees
Crankshaft Construction
Forged steel
Piston Construction
Cast aluminum with integrated cooling channel
Connecting Rod Construction
Forged steel, dowel pin
Fuel Injection
Direct and port
Throttle Control
Drive-by-wire throttle system
Fuel Requirement
Premium unleaded (93 octane recommended; 91 required)
Lubrication
Dry sump system with 6-rotor scavenge pump
Oil Type
Synthetic 0W-40
Cooling system
Liquid and oil cooling
Exhaust System Layout
Dual catalytic converter, dual path per bank
Twin Turbochargers (9 Speed Dual-Clutch NSX)
Turbocharger Type
Single scroll
Maximum Boost Pressure
105 kPa (1.05 bar) (15.23 psi)
Turbine Construction
Inconel
Wastegate Control
Electrical
Recirculation Valves
Air bypass type
Intercooler Dimensions:
  • Width: 232.2 mm
  • Height: 382 mm
  • Thickness: 64 mm
Direct Drive Motor (9 Speed Dual-Clutch NSX)
Type
Water-cooled motor/generator
Layout
Direct drive situated between engine & transmission; Crankshaft output shaft-attached permanent magnet rotor & in-engine body-copper windings
Horsepower @ rpm
47 @ 3000
Torque @ rpm
109 lb.-ft. @ 500 - 2000
Transmission & Rear Axle (9 Speed Dual-Clutch NSX)
Type 9-Speed Dual Clutch Transmission (9DCT):
  • 1st Gear ratio: 3.838
  • 2nd: 2.433
  • 3rd: 1.778
  • 4th: 1.428
  • 5th: 1.211
  • 6th: 1.038
  • 7th: 0.881
  • 8th: 0.747
  • 9th: 0.634
  • Reverse: 2.395
  • Rear Axle Ratio: 3.583
Limited Slip Differential – Wet Multi Plate
Torque bias ratio: Drive 2.0, Coast 2.6, 30N-m Pre load
Front Twin Motor Unit (TMU) (9 Speed Dual-Clutch NSX)
Type
Water-cooled motor/generator
Layout
Independent, twin motors packaged back-to-back with a single clutch, gear-linked system
Horsepower @ rpm
36 + 36 @ 4000
Torque @ rpm
54 + 54 lb.-ft. @ 0 - 2000
Additional Power Unit Controls (9 Speed Dual-Clutch NSX)
Integrated Dynamics System
Four-mode system:
  • Quiet
  • Sport
  • Sport Plus
  • Track
Hill Start Assist
Idle-Stop System
Body / Suspension / Chassis (9 Speed Dual-Clutch NSX)
Chassis Type
Aluminum-intensive, Multi-Material
Body/Frame Construction
Multi-material (primarily aluminum) space frame with aluminum and low-density SMC outer panels, and cast aluminum suspension mounting points
Ablation Cast Aluminum Node
Complex high performance aluminum castings for crush zones; World's first automotive application
Corrosion Pre-Treatment
Zirconium pre-treat material; Environmentally friendly
A-Pillar Structure
3-D Bent and Quenched ultra-high-strength steel (1500 Mpa); World's first application
Floor Panel
Carbon fiber core
Front Suspension Type
Double-wishbone, double joint lower control arm; aluminum construction
Front Dampers
Active Gen III magnetorheological coilovers assemblies
Front Stabilizer Bar
Hollow steel, 26.5 mm diameter x 3.5 mm wall thickness
Rear Suspension Type
Multi-link; aluminum construction
Rear Dampers
Active Gen III magnetorheological coilovers
Rear Stabilizer Bar
Hollow steel; 25 mm diameter x 3.0 mm wall thickness
Front Brake Calipers
Brembo® 6-piston Aluminum monoblock
Front Brake Rotor Type:
  • Base: 2-Pc Floating Iron Disks w/ Aluminum center
  • Option: 2-Pc Floating Carbon Ceramic Disks w/ Aluminum center
Front Brake Rotor Size:
  • Iron: 14.5 in. diameter x 1.3 in. thick
  • Carbon Ceramic: 15 in. diameter x 1.3 in. thick
Rear Brake Calipers
Brembo® 4-piston Aluminum monoblock
Rear Brake Rotor Type:
  • Base: 2-Pc Floating Iron Disks w/ Aluminum center
  • Option: 2-Pc Floating Carbon Ceramic Disks w/ Aluminum center
Rear Brake Rotor Size:
  • Iron: 14.2 in. diameter x 1.3 in. thick
  • Carbon Ceramic: 14.2 in. diameter x 1.3 in. thick
Steering Type
Variable ratio rack & pinion; Dual-pinion EPS
Steering Wheel Turns, Lock-to-Lock
1.91
Steering Ratio
Variable progressive; Range: 12.9:1 (on center) to 11.07:1
Turning diameter, Curb-to-Curb
39.7 ft.
Front Wheels
19x8.5J Forged Aluminum
Front Tires:
  • Base: 245/35ZR19 93Y high-performance summer tires
  • Option: Ultimate handling performance tires
Rear Wheels
20x11J Forged Aluminum
Rear Tires:
  • Base: 305/30ZR20 103Y high-performance summer tires
  • Option: Ultimate handling performance tires
Spare Tire
Tire Repair Kit
Fuel Tank Layout
Twin fuel tanks mounted between the engine and IPU
Exterior Dimensions (9 Speed Dual-Clutch NSX)
Wheelbase
103.5 in.
Length
176.1 in.
Height
47.8 in.
Width
87.3 in.
Track (front/rear)
65.2 in. / 63.7 in.
Ground Clearance (full-load)
3.8 in.
Approach/Departure Angles
9.2° / 12.9°
Capacities And Weights (9 Speed Dual-Clutch NSX)
Fuel Tank Capacity
15.6 gal
Curb Weight (without options)
3,878 lb.
Weight Distribution (front / rear without options)
42% / 58%
Interior Dimensions (9 Speed Dual-Clutch NSX)
Seating Capacity
2
Headroom
38.3 in.
Legroom
42.9 in.
Shoulder Room
57.7 in.
Hip Room
54.5 in.
Cargo Volume (behind rear engine compartment)
4.4 cu.ft.
Passenger Volume
54.7 cu.ft.
Interior Dimensions (9 Speed Dual-Clutch NSX)
EPA Fuel Economy Ratings97
21 city / 22 hwy / 21 comb
Fuel Type
Premium unleaded (93 octane recommended; 91 required)
97 Based on 2020 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery pack age/condition (hybrid only) and other factors.
Active Safety Features (9 Speed Dual-Clutch NSX)
Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control12
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD)
Multi-Angle Rearview Camera with Dynamic Guidelines50
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) with Location and Pressure Indicators
Brake Assist
12 VSA is not a substitute for safe driving. It cannot correct the vehicle's course in every situation or compensate for reckless driving. Control of the vehicle always remains with the driver.
50 Always visually confirm that it is safe to drive before backing up; the rearview camera display does not provide complete information about all conditions and objects at the rear of your vehicle. Driver remains responsible for safely operating vehicle and avoiding collisions.
Passive Safety Features (9 Speed Dual-Clutch NSX)
Advanced Front Airbags (SRS)
Pelvis/Thorax Side Airbags
Driver's Knee Airbag
One-Row Side Curtain Airbags with Rollover Sensor
Seat Belt e-Pretensioner System
Upper Tether for Child Seat on Passenger-Side
Driver's and Passenger's Seat Belt Reminder
Driver Assistive Features (9 Speed Dual-Clutch NSX)
Cruise Control
Corner and Backup Sensors
Exterior Features (9 Speed Dual-Clutch NSX)
Flush-mounted automatic power pop-out door handles
Auto pop out upon approach with keyless entry fob
Capless Fuel Filler
Radio Antenna
Acoustic Windshield
Acoustic Glass Rear Cabin Window
LED Brake Lights
Variable Intermittent Wipers
Remote keyless Smart Entry system
Side Mirrors
Body-colored power heated with reverse auto tilt-down and integrated LED turn indicators and memory feature
Security System
Headlamps
Acura Jewel Eye® LED with Auto-On/Off
Body Panels
Composite
Roof Panel
Aluminum or optional exposed-weave carbon fiber
Interior & Comfort / Convenience (9 Speed Dual-Clutch NSX)
Beverage Holder
Two-cup holder unit that slides into a slot in the center console on passenger side
Automatic Air Conditioning with air filtration system
Push Button Start
Active Sound Control (ASC)
Power Windows with Auto-Up/Down
Power Door Locks
Cruise Control
Tilt and Telescopic Steering Column (manual)
Center Console Storage
Multi-functional storage system
Lockable Glove Compartment
12-Volt Power Outlet
Power Remote Fuel Filler Door Release
Rear Engine Compartment Window Defroster w/ Timer
Cargo Area Light
Cargo Area Tie-Down Anchors (4 Total)
Optional accessory cargo net
Illuminated Steering Wheel-Mounted Controls
Cruise / Audio / Phone / Display Audio / MID info
Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control System with Humidity Control and Air Filtration
HomeLink® Remote System
Frameless Automatic-Dimming Rearview Mirror
Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel
Available with Interior Carbon Fiber Sport Package
LED Interior Ambient Lighting
Leather-Trimmed Instrument Panel
Leather-Trimmed Door Panels
Aluminum Footrest and Sport Pedals
Alcantara® Roof Lining
Available with Interior Carbon Fiber Sport Package
Seats (9 Speed Dual-Clutch NSX)
Seats
Perforated leather and Alcantara®-trimmed with 4-way power adjusters with 4-way power lumbar and 2-position memory
Seat Leather
Semi-aniline leather standard
Heated Seats
Audio & Technology (9 Speed Dual-Clutch NSX)
7-Inch Display Audio with High-Resolution WVGA (800x480) Electrostatic Touch-Screen and Customizable Feature Settings
Audio System
Standard Audio system: ELS Studio®32 Premium Audio System with 9 speakers, including subwoofer
Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink®11
Bluetooth® Streaming Audio
MP3/Auxiliary Input Jack
USB Audio Interface7
2 USB ports in car (In glove box) 1.0 Amp charge capability & USB connection without Apple CarPlay®51 & Android Auto™52 connectivity (In console box) 1.5 Amp charge capability & USB connection with Apple CarPlay & Android Auto connectivity
AcuraLink® Connected Services62
SMS Text Message Function44
SiriusXM® Radio4
option
Pandora® Compatibility45
Acura Satellite-Linked Navigation System™10 with Voice Recognition and Honda HD Digital Traffic
HD Radio™
Siri® Eyes Free
Android Auto™52
Apple CarPlay®51
4 SiriusXM Satellite Radio, subscription purchasable after trial period. If you decide to continue your service at the end of your trial subscription, the plan you choose will automatically renew and bill at then-current rates until you call 1-866-635-2349 to cancel. See SiriusXM Customer Agreement for complete terms at siriusxm.com. Other fees and taxes will apply. All fees and programming subject to change. Not all vehicles are capable of receiving all services offered by SiriusXM. Current information and features may not be available in all locations, or on all receivers. XM satellite service is available only to those at least 18 years of age in the 48 contiguous USA and DC. SiriusXM Internet Radio service is available throughout our satellite service area and in AK, HI and PR. © 2018 Sirius XM Radio Inc. Sirius, XM and all related marks and logos are trademarks of Sirius XM Radio Inc.
7 The USB Audio Interface is used for direct connection to and control of some current digital audio players and other USB devices that contain MP3, WMA or AAC music files. Some USB devices with security software and digital rights-protected files may not work. Please see your local Acura dealer for details on compatibility.
10 Acura Navigation System and related features available only in the United States, Puerto Rico and parts of Canada. See your local Acura dealer for information regarding navigation system area coverage.
11 The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are owned by the Bluetooth SIG, Inc., and any use of such marks is under license.
32 ELS Surround® and ELS Studio® are registered trademarks of Panasonic Corporation of North America. All rights reserved.
44 Compatible with select phones with Bluetooth® only. Your wireless carrier's rate plans apply. State or local laws may limit use of texting feature. Only use texting feature when conditions allow you to do so safely. Drive responsibly. Some state laws prohibit the operation of handheld electronic devices while operating a vehicle. For safety reasons, always launch your audio application or perform any other operation on your phone or audio device only when the vehicle is safely parked.
45 Compatible with select smartphones. Your wireless carrier’s rate plans apply.
51 Depending on use, Apple CarPlay can share certain user and vehicle information (e.g., vehicle location, speed and other operating conditions) with the connected iPhone. See Apple's privacy policy for details regarding Apple's use and handling of data uploaded by CarPlay. Use of CarPlay is at user's own risk, and is subject to agreement to the CarPlay terms of use, which are included as part of the Apple iOS terms of use. CarPlay vehicle integration is provided "as is," and Acura cannot guarantee CarPlay operability or functionality now or in the future due to, among other conditions, changes in CarPlay software/Apple iOS, service interruptions, or incompatibility or obsolesce of vehicle-integrated hardware or software. See dealer for details.
52 Depending on use, Android Auto can share certain user and vehicle information (e.g., vehicle location, speed and other operating conditions) with Google and its service providers. See Google privacy policy for details regarding Google's use and handling of data uploaded by Android Auto. Use of Android Auto is at user's own risk, and is subject to agreement to the Android Auto terms of use, which are presented to the user when the Android Auto application is downloaded to the user's Android phone. Android Auto vehicle integration is provided "as is," and Acura cannot guarantee Android Auto operability or functionality now or in the future due to, among other conditions, changes in Android Auto software/Android operating system, service interruptions, or incompatibility or obsolesce of vehicle-integrated hardware or software. See dealer for details. Only use Android Auto when conditions allow you to do so safely.
62 Many AcuraLink features are free of charge. Live call safety & security and mobile interactive features require a subscription. Live concierge requires a separate subscription. Subscriptions available for free three-month trial.
Instrumentation (9 Speed Dual-Clutch NSX)
Digital Speedometer
TFT Screen
Tachometer
TFT Screen
Coolant Temperature Indicator
Analog gauge
Fuel Level Indicator
Analog gauge
Dynamic TFT Gauge Cluster (9 Speed Dual-Clutch NSX)
8-Inch Color TFT Screen
Integrated Dynamics System-linked Dynamic Meters
Meter Graphics Color
  • Quiet: Blue
  • Sport: White
  • Sport+ and Track: Red
Average Fuel Economy Indicator
Gear Position Indicator
Instant Fuel Economy Indicator
Miles-to-Empty Indicator
Odometer and Trip Meters (2)
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) with Tire Fill Assist and Location and Pressure Indicators
Exterior Temperature Indicator
Compass
Turn-By-Turn Directions