Acura Model Chronology: 2005-2006 RL
3.5-liter SOHC 24-valve VTEC V-6, 300 hp @ 6200 rpm, 260 lbs-ft @ 5000 rpm
Acura Unveils TSX A-SPEC™ Concept At SEMA
Acura today unveiled the TSX A-SPEC
Concept at the 2005 SEMA show in Las Vegas, Nevada. This extensively modified
TSX is a unique project built to explore the next level of performance accessory
possibilities for Acura's popu...
2005 SEMA Featured Vehicles
As Vehicle Manufacturer of the Show, Honda is proud to have more than 50 vehicles on display at this year's SEMA show, including 19 2006 Civic Si coupes and 12 2005 Ridgelines. Also on display are the six competitors in the first ever RS...
2005 RSX Import Performance
Import Performance magazine tapped famed Japanese tuner Toda for its RSX Challenge
entry. Using a Toda stroker kit, displacement was increased to 2.1 liters. This
was accomplished with a Toda Racing crankshaft, pistons and connecti...
2005 RSX Honda Tuning/After Hours Automotive
Honda Tuning magazine's entry in the RSX Challenge boasts a naturally-aspirated
engine built by After Hours Automotive. They started with a fully prepped K20
block from Benson's Machine and installed Darton sleeves and a Castillo-p...
2005 RSX Car & Driver/King Motorsports
Car and Driver magazine worked with King Motorsports, the exclusive distributor
for Mugen in the United States, to enhance the power, handling and braking of
its 2005 RSX Type-S for the RSX Challenge. A Comptech Supercharger, Honda...
AVS 2005 Honda CR-V SE
Auto Ventshade, a subsidiary of Lund International, showcases its styling accessory
collection on this 2005 CR-V SE. The exterior is accented with AVS chrome accent
tubes, side vents, in-channel vent visors and a Windflector sunr...
2005 Acura RL A-SPEC Concept
Based on the new 2005 RL luxury performance sedan, the RL A-SPEC Concept is
extensively modified to explore the next level of A-SPEC performance accessories
for Acura's top-of-the-line sedan. It is approximately one inch wider than...
2005 TSX A-SPEC Concept
With a restyled exterior, wider track and custom performance exhaust, the 2005
TSX A-SPEC Concept showcases the potential of Acura's popular sport sedan.
The custom exterior boasts restyled front and rear bumpers with improved vent...
2005 RSX A-SPEC Concept
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 ride...
2005 RSX Super Street/Top Fuel
A Top Fuel turbo kit is at the heart of Super Street magazine's entry
in the 2005 RSX Challenge. The system increases power with an HKS GT ball-bearing
turbo, Top Fuel custom fuel system, stainless exhaust and ported head. The bloc...
2005 RSX SPEED Magazine
For its entry in the RSX Challenge, SPEED magazine upgraded its 2005 Acura
RSX Type-S with a GReddy turbo kit and a Cosworth-built bottom end featuring
Darton sleeves, Crower rods and a Ferrea valvetrain. Handling is enhanced with ...
2005 RSX Import Tuner/Skunk2 Racing
Skunk2 Racing makes a comprehensive line of performance parts for the RSX Type-S,
and Import Tuner relied heavily on them for their entry in the 2005 RSX Challenge.
The fully built K20A iVTEC engine uses Skunk2 Racing's Pro block, ...
Alt. Rockers Foo Fighters Use Acura TL as Mobile Studio
The groundbreaking audio system in the
Acura TL served as a mobile studio for platinum selling rockers, Foo Fighters.
While recording and mixing their latest album, "In Your Honor" in
5.1 surround sound, the band found themse...
2005 Acura MDX Earns 5-Star Ratings in NHTSA NCAP Frontal Crash Tests
The 2005 Acura MDX earned the highest possible ratings awarded during the most
recent NCAP frontal crash tests conducted by the U.S. Department of Transportation's
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The MDX s...
Honda President and CEO Takeo Fukui Announces New Safety and Environmental Initiatives
Honda Motor Co., Ltd. president and CEO Takeo
Fukui, speaking at the North American International Auto Show today, announced
several new safety and environmental initiatives for Honda and Acura vehicles
as he reinforced the c...
Remarks by Takeo Fukui - 2005 NAIAS Auto Show
Good morning everyone. Thank you for joining Honda again today.
Honda is at its best, when we are creating new value for our customers. We
achieve this when Honda associates take initiative ...by setting impossible
targets ... ...
Acura RL A-SPEC Concept Vehicle Displayed at North American International Auto Show
The Acura RL A-SPEC Concept vehicle made its debut
today at the North American International Auto Show. Based on the all-new 2005
RL luxury performance sedan, this extensively modified concept is a design model
to explore the...
Acura RD-X Concept Debuts at North American International Auto Show
The Acura RD-X Concept SUV debuted today at
the North American International Auto Show. The RD-X features Acura's
new Super Handling All-Wheel Drive' system and combines the performance
of a sports sedan with the all-wheel dr...
Executive Vice President of American Honda ... Tom Elliott
Thank you for joining us this afternoon.
We have some new product news we're eager to share with you. However,
to set the stage properly, I want to briefly discuss the state of Acura business
today. As you may be aware, Acura se...