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 Date: May 28, 2002 11:40
 Submitted by:  JeffX
 Source: anonymous e-mail
 Credibility Rating: 6


This past weekend, I received the Spring/Summer 2002 edition of "Crossroads," my local Acura dealer's newsletter. In the section "Product Highlights" it discusses the DN-X, The RD-X and the UD. It says:

"UD: This sports sedan will debut in March, 2003, boasting great performance in an aggressively-styled package. The UD (code-name only at this time) is expected to fill the gap vacated by the now-extinct Integra sedan. Priced less than the TL, this Acura sedan will go head-to-head with the lines of the BMW 3-series, Audi A4 and the Lexus IS. Acura has done a great job keeping this one a secret, so we will have to wait patiently for more details."

I realize this information is nothing new, however this is one more indication of what is to come!


We've heard that this new model will be based on the JDM/Euro Accord which is slightly smaller/narrower than the US model. So that seems to indicate that this model will be FWD. jp

Last edited by JeffX on May 28, 2002 11:40

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05-28-2002 12:16
UD ... well based on previous models ..   (Score: 1, Normal)
JIN
05-28-2002 12:40
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alternate_ickes
05-28-2002 12:49
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05-28-2002 14:07
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05-28-2002 14:29
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05-28-2002 14:34
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yianni64
05-28-2002 14:52
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civic30
05-28-2002 15:13
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HouseMusicRules
05-28-2002 15:18
Re: UD ... well based on previous models ..   (Score: 1, Normal)
9000RPM
05-28-2002 15:10
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9000RPM
05-28-2002 16:33
Re: UD ... well based on previous models ..   (Score: 1, Normal)
JIN
05-28-2002 17:23
Re: UD ... well based on previous models ..   (Score: 1, Normal)
9000RPM
05-28-2002 15:27
The actual name will be 3.0 IUD   (Score: 1, Normal)
TonyEX
05-28-2002 15:46
Re: The actual name will be 3.0 IUD   (Score: 1, Normal)
9000RPM
05-28-2002 20:22
Re: The actual name will be 3.0 IUD   (Score: 1, Normal)
TonyEX
05-28-2002 23:00
Re: The actual name will be 3.0 IUD   (Score: 1, Normal)
jfunk
05-29-2002 15:45
Re: The actual name will be 3.0 IUD   (Score: 1, Normal)
TonyEX
06-05-2002 01:01
Re: The actual name will be 3.0 IUD   (Score: 1, Normal)
gotrice?
05-28-2002 15:43
RE:   (Score: 1, Normal)
9000RPM
05-28-2002 16:05
FWD is bad news :(   (Score: 1, Normal)
ChthonicPowers
05-28-2002 16:30
Re: FWD is bad news :(   (Score: 1, Normal)
9000RPM
05-28-2002 18:36
Re: FWD is bad news :(   (Score: 1, Normal)
guse
05-28-2002 19:12
Re: FWD is bad news :(   (Score: 1, Normal)
9000RPM
05-28-2002 23:36
Torque Steer in FF cars   (Score: 1, Normal)
Brillo
05-28-2002 23:57
Re: Torque Steer in FF cars   (Score: 1, Normal)
9000RPM
05-28-2002 20:47
Re: FWD is not necessarily bad news :|   (Score: 1, Normal)
TonyEX
05-28-2002 19:10
Re: UD ... well based on previous models ..   (Score: 1, Normal)
02RSX
05-28-2002 19:14
Re: UD ... well based on previous models ..   (Score: 1, Normal)
9000RPM
05-29-2002 01:40
Re: UD ... well based on previous models ..   (Score: 1, Normal)
gavinjung
05-29-2002 03:47
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05-29-2002 05:00
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05-29-2002 06:01
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05-29-2002 06:17
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05-29-2002 08:12
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gavinjung
05-29-2002 14:32
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9000RPM
05-28-2002 19:19
RWD......   (Score: 1, Normal)
LALABOY
05-29-2002 03:49
Re: RWD......   (Score: 1, Normal)
9000RPM
06-19-2002 19:36
Re: RWD......   (Score: 1, Normal)
rnd
05-28-2002 20:56
Re: UD ... well based on previous models ..   (Score: 1, Normal)
02RSX
05-28-2002 22:24
Anybody think UD is bad name?   (Score: 1, Normal)
carmaniac
05-29-2002 11:00
Re: Anybody think UD is bad name?   (Score: 1, Normal)
alternate_ickes
05-29-2002 14:36
Re: Anybody think UD is bad name?   (Score: 1, Normal)
9000RPM
05-30-2002 00:20
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alternate_ickes
05-30-2002 12:42
Automobile Magazine   (Score: 1, Normal)
TonyEX
05-30-2002 16:45
Re: Automobile Magazine   (Score: 1, Normal)
alternate_ickes
05-29-2002 14:49
Re: UD ... well based on previous models ..   (Score: 1, Normal)
HouseMusicRules
05-29-2002 18:14
Re: UD ... well based on previous models ..   (Score: 1, Normal)
guse
06-01-2002 14:53
My opinion   (Score: 1, Normal)
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06-05-2002 01:17
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gotrice?
06-05-2002 09:14
Re: My opinion   (Score: 1, Normal)
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06-05-2002 15:41
Re: My opinion   (Score: 1, Normal)
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