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Acura DN-X to make debut N.A. appearance at New York Int. Auto Show!
 Date: March 19, 2002 06:41
 Submitted by:  Anonymous
 Source: www.hondanews.com
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TORRANCE, Calif., March 18 -- Infused with the latest technology and combining the style, handling and exhilarating driving experience of a high-performance sports car with the comfort and convenience of a luxury sedan, the Acura DN-X concept sports sedan will be introduced at the New York International Auto Show, the company announced today.

The mid-engine, all-wheel-drive DN-X concept is equipped with a unique 400 horsepower hybrid powertrain that combines a high-output, 3.5-liter, DOHC, i-VTEC V-6 engine powering the rear wheels and a supplemental Integrated Motor Assist (IMA) system that provides additional power to all four wheels via electric motors to produce outstanding performance as well as unprecedented fuel economy.

Designed as a true sports car, the DN-X has been given a lightweight, highly rigid, state-of-the-art chassis tuned to provide the ultimate in handling and maximum aerodynamic efficiency. A wind tunnel-designed monocoque body, highly effective front spoiler, independent front and rear double wishbone suspension, large ventilated disc brakes and alloy wheels are just a few of the features enhancing the DN-X's sporty personality.

The DN-X concept also incorporates advanced technology such as night vision cameras, voice guidance, adaptive cruise control, Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) and the Active Torque Transfer System (ATTS) for increased traction control, and other features to enhance the driving experience.

Additional details on the Acura DN-X concept sports sedan will be available Thursday, March 28 at the New York International Auto Show. For more information about Acura's line of luxury performance automobiles, please visit www.acura.com . For media inquiries, please go to www.acuranews.com .

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  We'll be in NY covering the show this year.
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