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      01-09-2012, 07:22 PM   #1
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Acura NSX Concept revealed

http://www.netcarshow.com/acura/2012-nsx_concept/
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      01-09-2012, 08:17 PM   #2
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Does anyone else think it looks similar to the i8??
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The i8, McLaren MP4, R8, NSX.. they all look similar
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      01-09-2012, 08:47 PM   #4
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Does anyone else think it looks similar to the i8??
Looks better. Still prefer the R8 tho.

Kinda reminds me of the Lotus Elan Concept.
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      01-09-2012, 09:40 PM   #5
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The i8, McLaren MP4, R8, NSX.. they all look similar
Yep. And all look uninspired.
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The i8 is anything but uninspired.

This looks so underwhelming it makes me want to fall asleep.
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looks most like the R8 imo
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I dunno. I'd be lying if I said I didn't like it but it looks very generic. Without badges this could easily be a Lotus concept or some unknown manufacturer. It has no links at all with the original NSX. I know the NSX is dated but I still love it. This looks good but not as a NSX replacement. It looks like BMW i8/Lotus/Maclaren MP4
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Needs more intakes/vents.
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They managed to fit the godawful Acura grill metal onto the car. Ugh.
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They managed to fit the godawful Acura grill metal onto the car. Ugh.
Exactly what I was thinking.
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I dunno. I'd be lying if I said I didn't like it but it looks very generic. Without badges this could easily be a Lotus concept or some unknown manufacturer. It has no links at all with the original NSX. I know the NSX is dated but I still love it. This looks good but not as a NSX replacement. It looks like BMW i8/Lotus/Maclaren MP4
+1 they should've stuck with the Honda HSC concept
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I've never liked the Acura "crease" on the rear bumper either. Can't tell if it's coming or going.
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It looks like an R8 crashed into a RL. It's kind of hideous.
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meh.
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A NSX hybrid......
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I like it better than the R8 and the Gallardo, though in shape/proportions Audi R8, Lamborghini Gallardo, McLaren MP4-12C, Lotus Espirt, BMW i8 and Honda NSX are all the same.


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A NSX hybrid......
The BMW i8 is also a BMW M1 Hybrid. The i8 compared to the NSX is a 2+2, and has the same power but with a TU 1.6l I4 compared to the NA 3.7l V6 in the NSX. NSX sounds more sporty than i8.






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Nobody would ever mistake the original NSX for anything else. This one just seems to have a lot less uniqueness about it. However, I hope it delivers in performance to deserve the moniker.
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hmmm, dont really like.

doesnt have the drama the original nsx had.
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Nobody would ever mistake the original NSX for anything else. This one just seems to have a lot less uniqueness about it. However, I hope it delivers in performance to deserve the moniker.
I bet a lot of people would think they were Ferraris. An enthusiast wouldn't mix it up, but there are a bunch of people that would think an NSX was a highly modified 6th gen Accord Coupe. . .
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