Acura

2022 Acura MDX to Make World Debut Dec. 8

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 6:02pm

Bolder inside and out, Acura's new flagship is the most premium, performance-focused and technologically advanced SUV in Acura history

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  • Bolder inside and out, Acura's new flagship is the most premium, performance-focused and technologically advanced SUV in Acura history
    MARKHAM, ON, Dec. 1, 2020 /CNW/ -Acura will reveal the boldly redesigned 2022 Acura MDX, the brand's new flagship model, on Dec. 8.
  • Based on the styling, performance and technology showcased in the MDX Prototype , the debut of the 2022 MDX production vehicle delivers on those ambitious benchmarks.
  • The Acura lineup features five distinctive models the TLX performance luxury sedan, the ILX sport sedan, the 5-passenger RDX luxury crossover SUV, and the Acura MDX seven-passenger luxury SUV.
  • Acura launched its next-generation, electrified NSX supercar as a new and pinnacle expression of Acura Precision Crafted Performance.

2022 Acura MDX to Make World Debut Dec. 8

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 6:00pm

TORRANCE, Calif., Dec. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Acura will reveal the boldly redesigned 2022 Acura MDX on Dec. 8.

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  • TORRANCE, Calif., Dec. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Acura will reveal the boldly redesigned 2022 Acura MDX on Dec. 8.
  • As the brand's new flagship model, MDX delivers on the styling, performance and technology showcased in the MDX Prototype .
  • The debut of the 2022 MDX ushers an emotional redesign for Acura's fourth-generation SUV, sitting atop a new light-truck platform incorporating double wishbone front suspension (an MDX first), and adored with a sumptuously appointed interior loaded with an arsenal of new features and technologies.
  • Viewers can tune-in to Acura.com/2022-MDX on Tuesday, Dec. 8 at 11:30 a.m. PST for a first look at the new 2022 MDX.

Twenty Years of Design Innovation: Acura MDX

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 6:00pm

Utilizing a clean sheet design and clear focus on delivering Precision Crafted Performance, the fourth-generation MDX reimagines the three-row SUV's proven formula with a more emotional, exciting and premium design.

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  • Utilizing a clean sheet design and clear focus on delivering Precision Crafted Performance, the fourth-generation MDX reimagines the three-row SUV's proven formula with a more emotional, exciting and premium design.
  • Previewed in Prototype form , the fourth-generation MDX makes a bold statement with its more dynamic and muscular design.
  • Following that, Matei designed both the 2000 Acura MD-X Concept and the 2001 Acura MDX production vehicle.
  • The Acura lineup features five distinctive models the ILX and TLX sport sedans, the RDX and MDX sport-utility vehicles and the next-generation, electrified NSX supercar.

Civic's Got Game! 2022 Honda Civic Prototype Debuts on Twitch

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 3:01am

The new Civic, shown in prototype form in a striking new colour, Solar Flare Pearl, showcases a fresh, sporty and upscale new look for Honda's iconic and immensely popular Civic.

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  • The new Civic, shown in prototype form in a striking new colour, Solar Flare Pearl, showcases a fresh, sporty and upscale new look for Honda's iconic and immensely popular Civic.
  • Honda's integration of the all-new Civic reveal in prototype form on its Head2Head Twitch channel one-ups the brand's commitment in the gaming space.
  • Since 1986, the company has produced Honda engines and more than nine million cars and light trucks at its Alliston, Ontario manufacturing facilities, where the Honda CR-V and Honda Civic are currently built.
  • Honda Canada has sold more than five million Honda and Acura passenger cars and light trucks in Canada.

Acura Sweeps IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Titles

Monday, November 16, 2020 - 1:41am

SEBRING, Fla., Nov. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Acura was the big winner in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship as the 2020 season came to a close Saturday night at the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, winning all six major titles in the headline Daytona Prototype International and production-based GT Daytona classes.

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  • SEBRING, Fla., Nov. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Acura was the big winner in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship as the 2020 season came to a close Saturday night at the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, winning all six major titles in the headline Daytona Prototype International and production-based GT Daytona classes.
  • Today's race concluded the 2020 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.
  • Ricky Taylor (#7 Acura Team Penske ARX-05) 2020 IMSA DPi Champion with four wins in nine races: "To me [co-driver Helio Castroneves] is Team Penske.
  • Mario Farnbacher (#86 Meyer Shank Racing Acura NSX GT3 Evo) 2020 IMSA GTD Champion with two wins and three podiums, successfully defends 2019 drivers' title: "This championship means everything.

Spoiler: Next-Generation Honda Civic Drops November 17 on Twitch

Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 1:30pm

A teaser image and video released today give viewers a glimpse of the all-new Honda Civic through a geometric looking glass, which will all take shape to reveal the new Civic on Nov. 17.

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  • A teaser image and video released today give viewers a glimpse of the all-new Honda Civic through a geometric looking glass, which will all take shape to reveal the new Civic on Nov. 17.
  • Since it was first introduced in Canada in 1973, Civic has brought over 2.2 million Canadian customers into the Honda family.
  • Since 1986, the company has produced Honda engines and more than nine million cars and light trucks at its Alliston, Ontario manufacturing facilities, where the Honda CR-V and Honda Civic are currently built.
  • Honda Canada has sold more than five million Honda and Acura passenger cars and light trucks in Canada.

2021 Acura NSX Celebrates Motorsports and Heritage in Long Beach Blue Pearl

Wednesday, November 11, 2020 - 6:00pm

TORRANCE, Calif., Nov. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Celebrating its own colorful history, the 2021 Acura NSX will debut a reformulated version of Long Beach Blue, one of the rarest colors from the first-generation NSX palette.

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  • TORRANCE, Calif., Nov. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Celebrating its own colorful history, the 2021 Acura NSX will debut a reformulated version of Long Beach Blue, one of the rarest colors from the first-generation NSX palette.
  • The new color salutes North America's most iconic street race the Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach of which Acura is the current presenting sponsor.
  • The new Long Beach Blue Pearl continues a longstanding tradition of NSX colors named after famous race tracks and corners.
  • In 2019, Acura entered into a multi-year agreement with the Grand Prix Association of Long Beach to become title sponsor of the Grand Prix of Long Beach .

Acura Reigns Supreme at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 3:56am

MONTEREY, Calif., Nov. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Acura resumed its race-winning ways in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Sunday at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca, scoring its second sweep of the 2020 season with a 1-2 finish overall and in DPi for Acura Team Penske, and a 1-3 result in GTD for the Meyer Shank Racing Acura NSX GT3 Evos.

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  • MONTEREY, Calif., Nov. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Acura resumed its race-winning ways in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Sunday at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca, scoring its second sweep of the 2020 season with a 1-2 finish overall and in DPi for Acura Team Penske, and a 1-3 result in GTD for the Meyer Shank Racing Acura NSX GT3 Evos.
  • Today's wins are the best combined finish for Acura in the three years of IMSA competition in both DPi and GTD.
  • Cameron maintained the advantage for the #6 Acura ARX-05 throughout the next two stints, building a lead of as much as 12 seconds.
  • Matt McMurry and Mario Farnbacher scored their second victory of 2020 at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca in the #86 Meyer Shank Racing Acura NSX GT3 Evo to complete a double-win, quadruple-podium day for Acura in IMSA competition.

Acura Pharmaceuticals and AD Pharma Amend License to LIMITx™ LTX-03

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 8:15pm

PALATINE, Ill., Oct. 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Acura Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCQB: ACUR) today announced an amendment to its License, Development and Commercialization Agreement (Agreement) regarding Acuras LIMITx LTX-03 product candidate with Abuse Deterrent Pharmaceuticals, LLC (AD Pharma) to extend the FDA Acceptance Date for LTX-03 (NDA Acceptance Date), expand the product licenses, and revise the license payment schedule.

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  • PALATINE, Ill., Oct. 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Acura Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCQB: ACUR) today announced an amendment to its License, Development and Commercialization Agreement (Agreement) regarding Acuras LIMITx LTX-03 product candidate with Abuse Deterrent Pharmaceuticals, LLC (AD Pharma) to extend the FDA Acceptance Date for LTX-03 (NDA Acceptance Date), expand the product licenses, and revise the license payment schedule.
  • Acuras LIMITx technology, when applied to any pharmaceutical product, is designed to mitigate the adverse consequences associated with the overdose of tablets.
  • The amended Agreement extends the NDA Acceptance Date to July 31, 2021, expands AD Pharmas license to the LIMITx patents to LTX-02 (oxycodone/acetaminophen) and LTX-09 (alprazolam), and revises the license payments, effective as of May 2020, to $200,000 monthly running through July 2021.
  • Development of LTX-02 and/or LTX-09 by Acura on behalf of AD Pharma will be subject to future development agreements, if any.

Fair Launches Pilot Program to Offer Flexible Lease Options on Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles at Select Honda and Acura Dealers

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 1:00pm

Launching at 13 Honda and Acura dealerships in South Florida, customers who participate in the Fair program can select their vehicle directly through the Honda or Acura Certified Pre-Owned vehicle websites ( HondaCertified.com , AcuraCertified.com ).

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  • Launching at 13 Honda and Acura dealerships in South Florida, customers who participate in the Fair program can select their vehicle directly through the Honda or Acura Certified Pre-Owned vehicle websites ( HondaCertified.com , AcuraCertified.com ).
  • Once selected, customers can lease their Honda or Acura CPO vehicle through Fair on either a month-to-month basis, or for a longer-term lease with a lower monthly payment.
  • Fair enables customers participating in the new program with American Honda to complete their transaction entirely on the Fair app with no negotiation, loan or physical paperwork.
  • Through this pilot program, American Honda will assess consumer interest in leasing high-quality Certified Pre-Owned vehicles on flexible terms and bundled with warranty and maintenance protection.