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The Acura RSX is a sport coupe for drivers who want upscale sophistication. That sophistication extends from the well-appointed cockpit...

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Base Coupe

General Pricing

Resale Value $20,850.00 $22,147.00 $22,255.00
Destination $500.00 $555.00 $485.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 2.0L I4 3.0L V6 1.8L I4
Horsepower 160 @ 6500 RPM 200 @ 5500 RPM 180 @ 7600 RPM
Torque 141 @ 4000 RPM 205 @ 4000 RPM 130 @ 6800 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 1998 2972 1796
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.4 X 3.4 3.6 X 3.0 3.2 X 3.3
Compression Ratio 9.8:1 9:1 11.5:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 24 20 23
Highway (mpg) 33 28 30

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 2771.2 3119.5 2579.4
Wheelbase (in.) 101.2 100.8 102.4
Length (in.) 172.2 175.4 170.5
Width (in.) 67.9 68.9 68.3
Height (in.) 55.1 51.6 51.4
Track Front (in.) 58.5 59.4 58.6
Track Rear (in.) 58.5 59.4 58.2
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 4 4 4
Front Headroom (in.) 37.8 37.9 38.4
Rear Headroom (in.) 30.1 34.9 35.0
Front Legroom (in.) 43.1 42.3 43.6
Rear Legroom (in.) 29.2 30.2 27.0
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 52.6 52.2 52.6
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 51.3 52.0 50.6
Front Hip Room (in.) 51.1 51.9 51.3
Rear Hip Room (in.) 46.2 44.7 46.8

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 79.2 96.2 78.3

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut strut strut
Rear Suspension wishbone multi-link wishbone
Tires 205/55R16 215/50R17 205/55R15

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive front wheel drive front wheel drive front wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. N/A N/A
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System N/A N/A N/A

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM AM/FM AM/FM
Cassette Player N/A N/A Yes
CD Player Yes Yes Yes
CD Changer N/A N/A N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control Std. Std. Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column N/A N/A N/A

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. N/A N/A
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A N/A N/A

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof Std. N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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