2018 Acura NSX Type R

A blistering sports car by Japanese manufacturer will get its even more powerful version, which will probably come as 2018 Acura NSX Type R. This model will come with even better performances. To remind you, this car came as revival of iconic original NSX, which was produced between 1990 and 2005. It is one of the most amazing Japanese sports cars ever, and it also had its Type R version. New model came few years ago, and it comes with a little bit different design solutions. Although it comes with same mid-engine layout, it comes in hybrid version, and also with a little bit more upscale interior. The 2018 NSX Type R will come with even more power and with some additional modification that will provide even better performances.

2018 Acura NSX Type R redesign and features

2018 Acura NSX Type R front view

The 2018 Acura NSX Type R will come with even more exciting features than current standard model. It will come several new design characteristics. Pretty much all new things will come in order to provide better performances. Since new model already looks so amazing, it is hard to expect some more important visual changes. According to some reports, it will come with some minor modifications at the front and maybe with some additional rear splitter and wing. Also, expect new ultra-light wheels. When it comes to interior, 2018 Acura NSX Type R will come without non-necessary features, in order to save as much pounds as possible. Also, expect new slimmer racing bucket seats. Despite all these weight saving, new model will probably keep climate control and maybe even audio system.

2018 Acura NSX Type R rear view

2018 Acura NSX Type R engine

The 2018 Acura NSX Type R will come with similar powertrain configuration, but with more power. Current standard model comes with hybrid powertrain that combines twin-turbo V6 gasoline engine with three electric motors. Gasoline engine outputs 500 horsepower and 406 pound-feet of torque, while electric motors provide 123 horses. So, total output is around 573 horsepower and 623 pound-feet of torque. When it comes to new Type R version, it should be tuned up to 700 horses, which will provide even more astonishing performances. New model could even come with manual transmission as option.

2018 Acura NSX Type R release date and price

The 2018 Acura NSX Type R should come late this year. Base price should go around 185.000 dollars.

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