1997 Acura NSX Principle Engineering Features

Principle Engineering Features

  • Larger, more powerful 3.2-liter V-6 engine with new 6-speed manual transmission generates 290 horsepower and 224 lbs-ft of torque
  • Larger brakes and improved ABS performance
  • Retuned high-flow exhaust system
  • Application of new alluminum alloys for lighter-weight, high-rigidity body panels
  • Refined electric power steering (EPS) system
  • Dual-mass flywheel with heavy-duty clutch
  • Highly efficient heat-absorbing green window glass
  • Despite improvements, overall weight increases only 4 1/2 pounds (plus 9 pounds for NSX-T)