The Acura NSX and the C8 Corvette Stingray are two very completely different mid-engined efficiency automobiles and regardless that they don’t seem to be direct rivals, YouTuber Speed Phenom lately had the chance to drive them back-to-back to see how they evaluate.
It has been just a few years for the reason that new-generation Acura NSX hit the market. While it hasn’t bought significantly properly, it’s nonetheless very spectacular and packs some of the advanced hybrid powertrains of any present highway automobile.
This powertrain features a 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged V6 that operates alongside two electrical motors on the entrance axle and one on the rear. It additionally contains a nine-speed dual-clutch transmission that sends energy to all 4 wheels. All up, the NSX is nice for 573 hp and 476 lb-ft (645 Nm) of torque and may speed up to 62 mph (100 km/h) in lower than Three seconds.
While driving the Japanese supercar Speed Phenom is understandably impressed, commenting on how completely different it feels to his C8 Corvette. The variations are significantly evident whenever you put your foot to the ground, as the moment torque supplied by the electrical motors assist propel the NSX out of corners with unbelievable tempo.
In the latter half of the video, the proprietor of the NSX jumps behind the wheel of the Corvette. He too appears impressed and seems significantly keen on the automobile’s glorious suspension that permits it to nook flat whereas additionally remaining comfy over bumps.