[home][rumors and news][model release matrix][dealer network][desktop calendar][exhaust notes][tov forums][links][search][sponsors][garage][login]

Tire Rack Upgrade Garage
 Search for a Dealer:
 Canadian Flag US Flag
 Honda Acura
 ZIP  
Acura
There are currently no active Acura promotions
Honda
There are currently no active Honda promotions
2015 Accord goes on sale today, "Gets Multiple Feature Upgrades"
More.......................
NSX prototype smolders at the 'Ring
More.......................
2016 NSX Spied at the 'Ring, Part II
More.......................
Production 2016 Acura NSX caught testing at the 'Ring!
More.......................
2015 CR-V MMC info, with color list. CVT confirmed
More.......................
2015 TLX Pricing info released over the holiday weekend
More.......................
American Honda Reports June 2014 Sales
More.......................
This is probably the very first look at the 2016 Pilot. Spied by a TOV member in So Cal.
More.......................
TLX --> Where is the TL's replacement?
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> August sales forecast
Join Discussion......
RLX --> Re: RLX Sport Hybrid not listed on Acura.com
Join Discussion......
S2000 --> Re: Th S2000 is a GO!
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: CTR coming!!!
Join Discussion......
Today's Reading Links --> Re: Ford Fusion loses manual option
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Need to order another car...
Join Discussion......
Today's Reading Links --> Re: CR-Z Supercharger released.
Join Discussion......
TOV Asia --> Re: JP gets 1.5L Insight + 5/7 seater Hybrid Minivan - 10/27 release
Join Discussion......
HR-V/Vezel --> Re: Chinese Vezel / HR-V gets better sheet metal!!
Join Discussion......
RLX --> Re: If Acura lowered the RLX price tag
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> I just realized...
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Inverview with Acura's Design Chief
Join Discussion......
TLX --> Re: My test-drive in 2.4 TLX Base
Join Discussion......
Audio & Electronics --> Re: 2014 Accord EX speakers
Join Discussion......
Honda Looking Into 2nd SUV for Acura
 Date: January 09, 2003 21:21
 Submitted by:  Ronin
 Source: biz.yahoo.com/djus/030109/1736000768_1.html
 Credibility Rating: N/A


From the article: The additional vehicle, he said, would have to be smaller than the MDX. "For the lack of a better term," Mr. Elliott said what he is envisioning is "an entry-level Acura SUV that could appeal to younger, more performance-oriented consumers."

http://biz.yahoo.com/djus/030109/1736000768_1.html

Note from Jeff: Based upon some grumblings I heard in Detroit, don't be surprised to see an Acura based upon the Element. This vehicle would likely share most of its underpinnings with the E, with perhaps some tricks borrowed from the IMA drivetrain of the RD-X Concept.

Last edited by JeffX on January 10, 2003 21:24

Click Here to Submit Your Comments

Viewing Threshold (What is this?)

[fancy] [flat] [simple]
Subject Thread Originator Replies Last Post
  FX45 competition
T-R 1
  Where's the Full-Sized Pickup?!
JMU R1 9
  Where's the Full-Sized Pickup?!
JMU R1 2
  Ford Syndrome
cm 10
  Based off of the CRV perhaps?
GhettoMax 3
  It's the RD-X
POWERED by HONDA 0
TOV First Drive: 2015 Acura TLX
Read Article....................
Photo Gallery: 2015 Acura TLX 2.4 P-AWS
Read Article....................
Photo Gallery: 2015 Acura TLX 3.5L SH-AWD
Read Article....................
TOV Photo Gallery: 2015 Honda Fit
Read Article....................
PR Photo Gallery: 2015 Honda Fit
Read Article....................
TOV Dyno Test: 2014 Accord Hybrid
Read Article....................
Contact TOV | Submit Your Article | Submit Your Link | Advertise | TOV Shop | Events | Our Sponsors | TOV Archives
Copyright © 2014 Velocitech Inc. All information contained herein remains the property of Velocitech Inc.
The Temple of VTEC is not affiliated with American Honda Motor Co., Inc. TOV Policies and Guidelines - Credits - Privacy Policy