Published on August 18th, 2019 | by Daniel Sherman Fernandez0
Honda NSX gets a special colour for Monterey
HondaNSX Indy Yellow Pearl Edition
The 2020 NSX will debut a striking new IndyYellow Pearl paint scheme during 2019 Monterey Car Week. The 2020 NSX willfirst be displayed at Concours on the Avenue in Downtown Carmel alongside anNSX GT3 Evo race car, featuring a custom designed livery with yellow and blueaccents over the exposed carbon fiber body.
The 2020 NSX is now available for ordering,with first customer deliveries to begin in November 2019. The 2020 NSX carriesa starting Manufacturers Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of USD157,500, notincluding delivery charges.
Indy Yellow Pearl pays homage to SpaYellow, one of two yellow paints offered on the first generation NSX, and willjoin Berlina Black as an available heritage color for the 2020 model year. SpaYellow, known as “Indy Yellow” in some markets, was applied to around20-percent of NSXs produced between 1997 and 2003. For the final two years ofNSX production (2004-2005), Spa Yellow was replaced by Rio Yellow.
Each Acura NSX is handcrafted at thePerformance Manufacturing Center (PMC) in Marysville, Ohio and continues theNSX tradition of offering an incredible performance value in the supercarmarket. The 2020 Acura NSX is powered by an innovative Sport Hybrid SH-AWD®power unit consisting of a bespoke twin-turbocharged 3.5-liter V6 engine,9-speed dual clutch transmission (9DCT), and three electric motorssupplementing the engine with instantaneous electric torque. Thesecond-generation NSX features an advanced, multi-material body andaluminum-intensive space frame, enabling ultra-high rigidity, compact packagingand outstanding collision safety performance.
All new Acura NSX owners have theopportunity to join the NSX Insider Experience, a personalized program thatenables NSX owners to participate in the making of their bespoke supercar. Theprogram offers a curated, one-on-one tour of key facilities across Ohio wherethe NSX is built, including the Performance Manufacturing Center (PMC) and theNSX engine assembly room at the Anna Engine Plant. Guests also have theopportunity to track an NSX, guided by a professional driver on one of the primaryproving grounds where it was developed and tuned – the Transportation ResearchCenter (TRC).