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1996 Acura NSX, NSX-T Specifications
SPECIFICATIONS
EngineType 3.0-liter, DOHC, 24-valveV-6
Horsepower, SAE net
Manual
Automatic
270 hp @ 7100 rpm
252 hp @ 6600 rpm
Torque,SAE net 210lbs-ft (29.0kg-m) @ 5300 rpm
Redline
Manual
Automatic
8000 rpm
7500 rpm
Bore& Stroke 3.54 in. x 3.07 in. (90.0 mm x 78.0 mm)
Displacement 181 cu. in. (2977cc)
Compression Ratio 10.2:1
Induction System Programmed FuelInjection (PGM-R) with VariableVolume Induction System
Valvetrain 4 valves per cylinder, belt-driven, dual overheadcamshafts with VariableValveTiming and Lift ElectronicControl (VTEC)system
Engine Block Aluminum alloy with cast-iron cylinder liners
Cylinder Head Aluminum alloy
Connecting Rods Titanium
Emission Control 3-way catalytic converter
Ignition System Electronic direct ignition
Alternator 12V,120 amp.max
Battery
Manual 70D-23l-MF 12V,65 amp./hr., maintenance-free
Automatic 80D-26l-MF 12V,65 amp./hr., maintenance-free
Recommended Fuel Premium unleaded, 91 octane
Body Type All-aluminum unit body
Front Suspension Independent aluminum double-wishbone with coil springs,stabilizer bar and compliance pivot
Rear Suspension Independent aluminum double-wishbone with coil springs and stabilizer bar
Shock Absorbers Hydraulic/gas-filled,front and rear
Steering Type
Manual/Automatic

Electric, variable power-assist, rackand- pinion

Steering Ratio
Manual/Automatic
18.6:1
Steering Wheel Turns, lock to-1ock Manual/ Automatic 3.07
Turning Circle, curb-to-curb 38.1 ft. (11.6 m)
Wheels
Front
Rear
Forged aluminum alloy
16 x 7 JJ
17 x 8.5 JJ
Tires
Front
Rear
215/45ZR 16
245/40 ZR 17
BrakingSystem Dual-diagonal,power-assisted, 4-wheel ventilated disc brakes; 4-channel Anti lock Braking System
Front Discs Ventilated,11.1in (282 mm) diameter, 28 mm rotor thickness
Rear Discs Ventilated,11.1in (282 mm) diameter, 21mm rotor thickness
Swept Area front and rear 229 sq in (1480cm2)
Parking Brake Rear,mechanical
POWERTRAIN
Type Transverse midship-engine/rear wheel drive
Transmissions
Ratios(:1) 5-speed
manual
4-speed electronically controlled automatic with programmed lockup torque converter and SportsShift (optional)
1st 3.071 2.611
2nd 1.800 1.551
3rd 1.230 1.025
4th 0.967 0.684
5th 0.771 -
Reverse 3.186 1.909
Final Drive 4.062 4.428
CAPACITIES
Crankcase 6.7 US. quarts (6.3 liters) including filter
Cooling System
Manual
Automatic
16.9 US. quarts (16.0liters)
17.4 US. quarts (16.5liters)
FuelTank approx. 18.5US. gallons (70.0 liters)
Passenger Volume 48.9 cu. ft.
Cargo Volume 5.0 cu. ft.
Total Volume 53.9cu. ft.
FUEL ECONOMY
EPA Fuel Mileage, City/Highway*
Manual
Automatic
18/24
18/23
*Use for comparison purposes only. California figures are the same.Your mileage may vary.
EXTERIOR DIMENSIONS
Wheelbase 99.6 in (2530 mm)
Track,front 59.4 in (1510 mm)
Track,rear 60.2 in (1530 mm)
Length 174.2 in (4425 mm)
Width 71.3 in (1810 mm)
Height 46.1 in (1170 mm)
Curb Weight Coupe Open Top
Manual
Automatic
3047lbs(1382kg)
3113lbs(1412kg)
3142 lbs (1425kg)
3208 lbs(1455 kg)

Weight Distribution, (%) front/rear Manual

42/58
Coefficient of Drag (Cd) 0.32
Coefficient of Lift (Cl) 0.05
Frontal Area (A) 19.16sq ft (1.78sq m)
Air Drag Coefficient (Cd x A) 0.57
INTERIOR DIMENSIONS
Headroom 36.3in (921 mm)
Legroom 44.3in (1126 mm)
Hip room 53.8in (1366 mm)
Shoulder room 52.5in (1334 mm)
WARRANTIES
Vehicle 4-year/50,000-mile limited warranty
Outer Body Rust-Through 5-year/unlimited-mile limited warranty
Roadside Assistance (TLC) 4-year/50,000 miles
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