NSX Club Europe has uploaded a first look at the new Honda NSX-GT in action. Watch the three Honda NSX-GTs lap Okayama International Circuit in the 5:33-minute video below.
Preparing for the upcoming Super GT season, the latest iteration of the NSX-GT was spotted at Okayama International Circuit. The pair of NSX-GTs look even meaner than its concept form, with new aggressive aerodynamics and a sinister black paint job.
UPDATE: The source of the photos have been found, see the full post and gallery at as-web.jp – AUTOSPORT web.
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Are there any specific elements of the original NSX that will be retained in the new model? How will you keep the character of the original car?
From the 2013 Frankfurt Motor Show, NSX Chief Engineer Ted Klaus answers these questions and more in this video from Honda UK.
Honda has released a dramatic two-minute video containing some high quality footage of the NSX CONCEPT-GT’s shakedown test at the Twin Ring Motegi race track in Japan. Check out the video below or watch it in full screen at 1080p for the full effect.
Official release from Honda:
Honda Unveils the NSX CONCEPT-GT, Designated for Entry in the GT500 Class of the 2014 SUPER GT Series
TOKYO, Japan, August 16, 2013 – Honda has unveiled the NSX CONCEPT-GT, a racing machine designated for entry in the GT500 class of the 2014 SUPER GT Series* Round 5 “2013 AUTOBACS SUPER GT” at Suzuka Circuit.
The NSX CONCEPT-GT is a dedicated racing vehicle based on the NSX Concept, the next-generation super sports model that made its world debut in January 2012 at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan, USA.
This vehicle complies with the 2014 regulations on GT500 vehicles prescribed by the Japan Automobile Federation. Along with a mid-mounted 2.0 L inline direct-injection 4-cylinder turbo engine, the vehicle is equipped with a racing hybrid system.
Prior to today’s debut of the NSX CONCEPT-GT, American Honda Motor Co., Inc. showcased the running of a prototype NSX at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course on August 4, the final day of “the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio”, which serves as Round 14 of the IndyCar Series.
* Under the supervision and operation of GTA Co., Ltd.
Posted on the TOV Forums today was this shot of a vehicle labeled as a “2014 HONDA NSX GT500″. Other details about this photo are limited, but what we do know is that Honda has already confirmed their participation in the 2014 Super GT season entering with a new GT500 class NSX Racer to replace the HSV-010 GT.
[Source: Temple of VTEC]