Is The Acura NSX For Those Sick Of Driving A Porsche 911?

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter That’s Acura‘s hope. Every few years another Porsche 911 competitor comes along, but still fails to surpass that butt-engined sports car icon. Porsche clearly knows what it’s doing. It has over 50 years’ experience here. But now there’s the Mercedes-AMG GT and, more recently, the new second-gen Honda/Acura NSX. Not at all surprisingly, Honda sees its new NSX as a viable 911 alternative. Speaking to Car Advice, NSX project leader Ted Klaus stated that he believes the new high-performance coupe will appeal to buyers who are sick of their 911s.

Is The Acura NSX For Those Sick Of Driving A Porsche 911?

“We want to catch that person when they’re thinking of coming out of a 911 to their next (car), and I think we offer a tremendous sports car experience and sports car values.” Klaus also pointed out that the NSX’s base price of around $170,000 is very much in 911 Turbo and even Audi R8 territory, “giving a strong comparison” to both cars. Without question the new NSX is unique but 911 buyers are some of the most devoted out there. Their loyalties won’t change easily.

Is The Acura NSX For Those Sick Of Driving A Porsche 911?

Is The Acura NSX For Those Sick Of Driving A Porsche 911?

Is The Acura NSX For Those Sick Of Driving A Porsche 911?

Is The Acura NSX For Those Sick Of Driving A Porsche 911?

Is The Acura NSX For Those Sick Of Driving A Porsche 911?

Is The Acura NSX For Those Sick Of Driving A Porsche 911?

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