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The 1990 Acura NSX (NA1), also known as the Honda NSX outside North America, is a mid-engine supercar manufactured by Honda in Japan, and also sold in the USA under the Acura brand.

The 3.0L V6 engine of the NSX is made of aluminium and utilises Honda's VTEC valvetrain system. In 1997, the car underwent a facelift.


The Need for Speed

The Acura NSX appears in The Need for Speed.

In all releases, following the 3DO original release, it is grouped in Class C alongside the Mazda RX-7 and Toyota Supra Turbo. It has the highest top speed of its class, although has the most understeer.

It can only be selected with a silver body colour although, in the PlayStation and Sega Saturn releases, it can appear in dark blue when driven by A.I. and split-screen opponents.

Need for Speed: No Limits

The Honda NSX appears in Need for Speed: No Limits as part of update 4.4.6 and featured in the "Breakout" special event that took place from April 27, 2020 to May 2, 2020. The starting performance rating is 372.


The stock NSX is a classic sport class car that requires 40 rare blueprints to unlock. The blueprints required to unlock the vehicle can be found from various sources:

  • "Breakout" special event
  • Black Market
NFSNL Honda NSX 1991 Carlist.jpg Classic Sports Classic Sports Stock 2267 1100 1683 372 Performance Rating
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