Try as we might, we couldn’t get Ikeda to officially confirm what was coming next from Type S, but we can expect it soon. The company has already committed to producing two performance variants by the 2021, meaning the next model should be revealed before the end of the year. It’s also unclear if the next Type S will be an existing Acura product or something yet to be revealed, but the smart money is that a totally redesigned MDX is on its way for 2021, bringing with it an optional 3.0-liter turbo six and that legendary red Acura badge. … [Read more...] about Exclusive: The Future Of Acura With Jon Ikeda
The future of the electric car
At the Seoul Motor Show this past week, the Korean automaker debuted a Stinger with a special "E" badge affixed to the front and rear bumper. The badge is rumored to hint at an upcoming luxury sub-brand – similar to Hyundai’s spin-off of Genesis – or even could signify an electric sub-brand. The new emblem reportedly "symbolizes maximized performance driving with the engine arrangement of rear-wheel drive," as translated from their website. … [Read more...] about Kia Reveals New ‘E’ Badge – But What Is It?
Cops didn't believe a car could make that noise, until the owner did it again for them. Anti-lag systems on highly modified cars can be loud, and by that we mean ear-popping, firecrackers-on-the-Fourth-of-July, front-lines-on-the-battlefield loud. In fact, that last example is pretty much exactly what led to this altercation between a very surprised Acura Integra owner, and a small army of police officers who descended upon his garage with guns drawn. … [Read more...] about Backfiring Acura Integra Brings SWAT Team Looking For Guns