X

Acura ARX-05 racecar is a spec stunner

Acura's racing interests just got more serious, unveiling the stunning ARX-05.

Tim_Stevens.jpg
Tim_Stevens.jpg
Tim Stevens
Acura ARX-05
1 of 17 Acura

Acura ARX-05

This is the Acura ARX-05.

Acura ARX-05
2 of 17 Acura

Acura ARX-05

It's a Daytona Prototype International (DPi) racecar.

Acura ARX-05
3 of 17 Acura

Acura ARX-05

DPI's are a near-spec series, part of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.  

Acura ARX-05
4 of 17 Acura

Acura ARX-05

And, as you can see, these will be campaigned by Team Penske, one of the most competitive race teams on the planet. 

Acura ARX-05
5 of 17 Acura

Acura ARX-05

The ARX-05 features an aggressive design with a ridiculous, futuristic nose. 

Acura ARX-05
6 of 17 Acura

Acura ARX-05

The trademark? Those "Jewel Eye" headlights. 

Acura ARX-05
7 of 17 Acura

Acura ARX-05

Beneath the skin is an Oreca 07 chassis. 

Acura ARX-05
8 of 17 Acura

Acura ARX-05

In the rear, a twin-turbocharged, 3.5-liter V6 engine. 

Acura ARX-05
9 of 17 Acura

Acura ARX-05

The car will hit the track next year. 

Acura ARX-05
10 of 17 Acura

Acura ARX-05

We wouldn't recommend betting against it. 

Acura ARX-05
11 of 17 Acura

Acura ARX-05

Acura ARX-05
12 of 17 Acura

Acura ARX-05

Acura ARX-05
13 of 17 Acura

Acura ARX-05

Acura ARX-05
14 of 17 Acura

Acura ARX-05

Acura ARX-05
15 of 17 Acura

Acura ARX-05

Acura ARX-05
16 of 17 Acura

Acura ARX-05

Acura ARX-05
17 of 17 Acura

Acura ARX-05

More Galleries

Huge Historic Locomotives and More at the Western Pacific Railroad Museum
western-pacific-railroad-museum-1-of-49

Huge Historic Locomotives and More at the Western Pacific Railroad Museum

47 Photos
2023's Best TV and Streaming Shows You Can't Miss on Netflix, HBO, Disney Plus and More
mandalorian-3-social.png

2023's Best TV and Streaming Shows You Can't Miss on Netflix, HBO, Disney Plus and More

62 Photos
Hubble and James Webb Space Telescope Images Compared: See the Difference
james-webb-seq-00-14-05-10-still002

Hubble and James Webb Space Telescope Images Compared: See the Difference

12 Photos
2024 Mazda CX-90 Is Large and In Charge
2024 Mazda CX-90

2024 Mazda CX-90 Is Large and In Charge

52 Photos
See Samsung's Galaxy S23 Lineup
Samsung Galaxy S23

See Samsung's Galaxy S23 Lineup

10 Photos
Audi Activesphere Is a Transforming All-Terrain EV
Audi Activesphere concept

Audi Activesphere Is a Transforming All-Terrain EV

51 Photos
Yamaha motorcycle and instrument designers trade jobs (pictures)
yamaha01.jpg

Yamaha motorcycle and instrument designers trade jobs (pictures)

16 Photos