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Acura News: Acura NSX To Go On Sale In 2015 For North America

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It has been awhile since we reported anything on Acura's upcoming NSX supercar, but the fine folks at What Car? had the chance to speak with the NSX's head of development Ted Klaus, who has revealed some intriguing information.

Klaus revealed that the NSX promises to bring the performance of a Ferrari 458 Italia for the pricetag of an Audi R8, something that the previous NSX promised to do as well.

We have to achieve the type of acceleration that the customer is achieving with the Ferrari. More importantly we have to achieve this every day and also at the Nurburgring," said Klaus.

"I think we are aiming within the range of the Audi R8. I realise that is a wide range but the NSX will still be extremely accessible."

Klaus also revealed that the company is planning a number of different body styles and power outputs.

The NSX is expected to arrive in 2015 for North America, while Europe has to wait till 2016.

Source: What Car?

William Maley is a staff writer for Cheers & Gears. He can be reached at william.maley@cheersandgears.com or you can follow him on twitter at @realmudmonster.


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Very excited to see what the different body styles will be and just how close they get to their Ferrari performance as average Joe pricing.

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Basically an expensive Corvette competitor.

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