Detroit Auto Show: Acura Advanced Sports Car Concept

New NSX or not new NSX? That's the question Acura posed with the latest in its new style concept series — the Advanced Sports Car Concept. Front-mounted V10, SUPER HANDLING ALL WHEEL DRIVE and carbon-ceramic brakes, quad exhaust and integrated rear diffusers all communicate its HIGH PERFORMANCE POTENTIAL. Seriously,… » 1/08/07 5:15pm 1/08/07 5:15pm

Next NSX? Acura to Show Advanced Sports Car Concept

We smell a series. Acura announced it would unveil a new sports-car design concept at the Detroit auto show, offering the above teaser sketch as an airbrushed amuses bouche. The proto model will be dubbed "Advanced Sports Car Concept," continuing a thread started at the LA auto show with the radically angular "Advanced… » 12/19/06 7:00am 12/19/06 7:00am

LA Auto Show: Acura Advanced Sedan Concept Is Weird

Acura turned the avant garde up to 11 with its Advanced Sedan Concept, unveiled at the LA show earlier today. Its sharp lines and architectural details incorporate design tropes from several eras, including the late 1930s, the mid-1950s, the lower-middle 1970s and six weeks from next Tuesday (or thereabouts). Modern?… » 11/29/06 9:45pm 11/29/06 9:45pm