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Author Jeff Palmer
Categories Factory Performance, RSX, RSX Suspension/Chassis
Create Date February 24, 2003 13:15
Last Update August 25, 2003 02:28
Intro

As you may have read in my Preview Test of the RSX Type-S 2003 Factory Performance Package, my initial impressions were mostly positive. At the time, I was only able to sample the car briefly, so definitive conclusions were impossible.

This time around, Acura loaned us an FP RSX for a full week, and I was able to establish a more solid basis for evaluation. For people who like to cut to the chase, I'll tell you right now that my opinion of last summer remains largely unchanged. The handling improvements are significant, the car looks great, and the braking is phenomenal too. At great risk of sounding cliche, the FP package truly transforms the RSX into a surgical instrument for carving your favorite roads. Is the package worth the price of entry? Are there any drawbacks? Read on and find out.

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02-24-2003 14:27 Is that the same front lip as the JDM Type R?   (Score: 1, Normal) Yellow Jam
02-24-2003 15:28 cksi1372
02-24-2003 17:46 AL CAM
02-24-2003 21:40 cksi1372
02-25-2003 15:20 TokeMadBowls420
09-15-2003 23:52 AL CAM
02-24-2003 13:19 Still too expensive for what you get.   (Score: 1, Normal) TonyEX
02-24-2003 13:36 danielgr
02-24-2003 14:01 TonyEX
02-24-2003 17:36 RyanDL
02-24-2003 17:50 TonyEX
02-25-2003 03:32 pat-mtl-itr
02-25-2003 10:11 TonyEX
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02-26-2003 15:52 Daemione
03-03-2003 23:34 cksi1372
03-05-2003 06:47 JeffX
02-28-2003 13:55 phenom8
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02-25-2003 13:22 kirk
02-27-2003 20:51 Danny1
03-07-2003 01:16 FPeezy....   (Score: 1, Normal) LudegarH22A7
03-06-2003 11:33 Who wants half of the stuff anyway.   (Score: 1, Normal) CJ Majesty
03-06-2003 12:49 cksi1372
03-01-2003 23:12 How much do the wheels weigh?(nt)   (Score: 1, Normal) '03 RSX type S
03-03-2003 21:40 JeffX
02-27-2003 17:44 Could've done a little better....   (Score: 1, Normal) George Knighton
02-24-2003 18:06 The Devil's advocate points of view   (Score: 1, Normal) TonyEX
02-24-2003 20:46 JeffX
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02-24-2003 21:46 ? on the wheels   (Score: 1, Normal) cksi1372
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