New Honda NSX particulars
The next-generation Honda NSX is unlikely to match the original model in terms on price, power and performance, according to a senior Honda official.
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The on-off supercar substitute was formally cancelled late this past year but new particulars emerged from Acura’s (Honda’s United States name) senior manager of product, John Watts.
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Watts stated the NSX project wasn’t dead, but had been placed on hold, and stated the idea could be scaly lower if this remerged. Watts described the NSX as “too high a halo” for Honda, declaring the NSX’s proposition and cost were excessive for any Honda product.
Watts stated, “For it [the following NSX] to become fully effective, it couldn’t be too much removed [using their company Honda items] when it comes to cost.”
His comments hint the next NSX is not likely to make use of exactly the same V6 engine as observed in the initial, which its platform will probably be sourced from inside the Honda group.
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