Acura NSX Type R 2021: Everything you need to know about

Updated Nov 18, 2022 | Same topic: Automotive Industry Updates

Everything you need to know about Acura NSX Type R 2021; driving experience, design, exterior, and interior details.

The Acura 2021 is one of the most awaited vehicle lineups that’s making headlines here and there. But if you’re familiar with the previous Acura models for sale on the market that were released before, you’d know why these road-riders are worth the hype.

Though most of the vehicles in the batch are facelifted and upgraded vehicles, you can bet they’re still worth watching out for. This includes one of the most recognized models in the batch, the 2021 Acura NSX Type R.

1. Acura NSX Type R 2021

The second-generation of the NSX Type R debuted years back. The vehicle didn’t receive a lot of tweaking back then. But with Acura’s newest lineup of updated models, that’s bound to change.

The manufacturing company made more than a few adjustments. They needed to if they want this model to be as stunning as its performance. Closing into the details, here are what you can expect from the Acura 2021.

Acura NSX Type R 2021

They want this model to be as stunning as its performance

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2. The driving experience

The automakers confirm that the recent models utilize a powerful engine that cranks out 573 horsepower. This is complemented by a 3.5-liter V6 engine. Aside from that, it is supported by another set of electric engines for additional power.

The new 2021 NSX is expected to have a bigger engine for its debut. It is rumored to have a 3.7-liter V6 engine. With this model, one can juice out about 650 horsepower. Some critics also say that the newest update won’t have any trouble outrunning Ferraris and Lamborghinis in its price range.

3. The design

Honda is no stranger to designs. This is why Acura is expected to deliver the aesthetics that people are looking for.

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4. The exterior

Rumors suggest the possibility of new trim levels. Some also expect changes from the overall “skin” of the interior. The base, however, isn’t expected to budge away too much from the recent releases. The model will still be carrying its iconic “jewel” front lights.

Other spoiled updates are new tires, a front side-splitter, and a repaired rear wing. The elements may also be made out of carbon fibers. This will help the vehicle be as light as possible without sacrificing quality.

Acura NSX Type R 2021

The model will still be carrying its iconic “jewel” front lights

5. Let's look at the interior

The update will most likely have a price tag of at least 150,000 in USD. But that’s because the 2021 Acura NSX Type R interior is nothing like your regular “cool, expensive car.” There are also a lot of safe hiding spots where you can keep your precious belongings.

The interior gives an immediate overall cozy feeling. Some even say it’s comparable to what the inside of a Ferrari feels like. The update is also expected to have new bolsters and it may also receive new diverse controls.

 2021 Acura NSX Type R interior

The 2021 Acura NSX Type R interior is nothing like your regular “cool, expensive car.” 

Acura is a division of the world-renowned automaker, Honda. The divided brand focuses on luxury cars instead of the usual Honda vehicles that you see in the Philippines. The common Honda vehicles are usually built for performance and comfort. Acura, however, does things a little differently and builds luxury vehicles instead.

Hanna Sanchez

Hanna Sanchez


Hanna is one of the most competitive swimmers in the country during her day. It was not long before she discovered her passion for the automotive industry as well. Nowadays, she balances her passion through writing as well as coaching.

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