Drag Racing 1/4 Mile times 0-60 Dyno Fast Cars Muscle Cars

Honda Tests NSX-GT FR Hybrid

Photos: http://www.facebook.com/JDM.clips What a surprise... Nobody, and even none of the auto media could see this coming. At a regular "Super GT Test Day" held at TwinRing Motegi on October 2010, Honda NSX-GT suddenly showed up with no official announcement. Honda already has HSV for Super GT. Why now NSX-GT? [Story] The vehicle has the looking of NSX-GT, but what lies under the body kit is a "FR" vehicle. The exact same car was previously spotted just once on 2007 when it was announced that Super GT regulation would change from 2009 and only "3.4L FR" race cars will be allowed. NSX-GT being a "3.5L mid-ship", it was apparent that the new regulation was designed to shut out NSX-GT from Super GT. Honda needed to make a tough decision at that time whether to make a FR version of NSX-GT, or stop racing. The car spotted on 2007 was a result of Honda's ultimate struggle - its hood awkwardly stretched to store engine in front, sticking Exhaust pipes from the side instead of rear, and roof-top air intake became useless and had scaled down. Eventually, Honda managed to survive in racing in Super GT by developing a new 3.4L FR vehicle, HSV-010 GT on 2010. And what had happened to that "FR NSX-GT"? There was no doubt of it being scrapped and gone forever, after all it became a useless prototype race car. The set-up probably did not go well, and above all, who would like to see a FR NSX? [NSX-GT with KERS] But it turned out that "FR NSX-GT" was still alive, secretly stored inside the garage of Honda R&D team for 3 years. This time, it was chosen for the vehicle to officially test KERS (Kinetic Energy Recovery Systems) which might be used for 2012 Super GT or later. To reduce development cost of KERS, Honda volunteered to provide the car and gather data for all race entrants, and Lexus and Nissan approved it. "FR NSX-GT" was an ideal test car for all 3 car makers. The car was basically designed to race in Super GT, but Honda did not develop it till the end and had never used in races, thus lack of racing data. This was fair deal for Lexus and Nissan because Honda testing KERS will not bring advantage to HSV. So many people and media asked the GT Association (management organization of Super GT) the specification of this "NSX-GT Hybrid", and later an official announcement was made. KERS provided for testing purpose for Super GT vehicle is manufactured by Zytek, the same KERS supplier for F1. It can be used to Boost the car for maximum of 20 seconds to overtake others, and can be fully recharged after 1 single lap. It is 40kw strong and is powerful enough to drive cars solely on electric motor on places such as pit lanes. The KERS itself weigh 50kg. [Test Result] According to GT Association, the very first test drive of NSX-GT Hybrid was done a month ago, and this was the first time to seriously test its potential on race tracks. Test driver of "NSX-GT Hybrid" was Katsutomo Kaneishi who was a Honda test driver in days of NSX-GT, and currently a director of Real Racing Team with KEIHIN HSV-010. His best lap of the day was 1.49"468 at TwinRing Motegi, only 4.453 seconds slower than the fastest lap of the day by Lexus ENEOS SC430. There should be tons of more tests coming, but so far it seems possible KERS might be used at Super GT in the near future.


 


More Videos...


Honda HSV-010 RAYBRIG - Honda's next gen. NSX-GT
"Honda Music" is back! This is Honda HSV-010 GT, the successor of NSX-GT. Due to too strong a downforce, the top speed is slightly lower than the rivals such as Nissan GT-R, but it's an ultimate cornering machine ever! And the Exhaust sound is even better than NSX-GT. I miss the old NSX, but now HSV is becoming my new favorite Honda. This video was shot on "Bridgestone Tire Test Day for SuperGT", May 13, 2010 at Sports Land Sugo, Japan. Team Name: Team Kunimitsu Drivers: Takuya Izawa / Naoki Yamamoto [Vehicle Spec] Length x Width x Height: 4.675m x 2.000m x (undisclosed) Wheelbase: 2.700m Vehicle weight: 1,100kg or more Displacement: 3,397 cm3 (3.4L) Maximum output: 500ps (370kW) or more Maximum torque: 40.0kgm (392Nm) or more Tyres: Front 330/40R18, Rear 330/45R17 Suspension system: Double wishbone Configuration: Liquid-cooled, naturally aspirated, longitudinal V8 Transmission shifting method: Ricardo 6-Speed Sequential Manual, Steering Paddle Shifter Steering system mechanism Rack and pinion system with electric power steering Brake type and mechanism Hydraulic ventilated disc system [Honda HSV - official information] Introduction: http://world.honda.com/HSV-010_GT/ Spec: http://world.honda.com/news/2010/c100118HSV-010-GT/ Note: "HSV" stands for Honda Sports Velocity.





F1 sound! Honda HSV KEIHIN
"Keihin HSV-010" testing Bridgestone tires two weeks before the final round of 2010 Super GT series. Eventually they ranked 3rd place. Date: Oct. 7, 2010 Place: Twin Ring Motegi, Japan [Team Info] http://www.real-racing.jp/?page_id=598 Team Name: Keihin Real Racing Drivers: Toshihiro Kaneishi / Koudai Tsukakoshi Director: Katsutomo Kaneishi Engine Tuner: M-TEC (Mugen) Vehicle Maintenance: Real Racing [Vehicle Spec] Length x Width x Height: 4.675m x 2.000m x (undisclosed) Wheelbase: 2.700m Vehicle Weight: 1,100kg or more Displacement: 3,397 cm3 (3.4L) Maximum Output: 500ps (370kW) or more Maximum Torque: 40.0kgm (392Nm) or more Tyres: Front 330/40R18, Rear 330/45R17 Suspension System: Double wishbone Configuration: Liquid-cooled, naturally aspirated, longitudinal V8 Transmission Shifting Method: Ricardo 6-Speed Sequential Manual, Steering Paddle Shifter Steering System Mechanism Rack and pinion system with electric power steering Brake type and mechanism Hydraulic ventilated disc system [Honda HSV - Official Information] Introduction: http://world.honda.com/HSV-010_GT/ Spec: http://world.honda.com/news/2010/c100118HSV-010-GT/





Winner of 2010 Super GT - Weider HSV-010
Weider HSV-010 wins the 2010 Super GT GT500 class championship! [Team Info] Team Name: Weider Honda Racing Drivers: Takashi Kogure / Loic Duval Director: Takuya Nakamura (DOME) Website: http://www.dome.co.jp/race/jgt/ [Vehicle Spec] Length x Width x Height: 4.675m x 2.000m x (undisclosed) Wheelbase: 2.700m Vehicle Weight: 1,100kg or more Displacement: 3,397 cm3 (3.4L) Maximum Output: 500ps (370kW) or more Maximum Torque: 40.0kgm (392Nm) or more Tyres: Front 330/40R18, Rear 330/45R17 Suspension System: Double wishbone Configuration: Liquid-cooled, naturally aspirated, longitudinal V8 Transmission Shifting Method: Ricardo 6-Speed Sequential Manual, Steering Paddle Shifter Steering System Mechanism Rack and pinion system with electric power steering Brake type and mechanism Hydraulic ventilated disc system [Honda HSV - official information] Introduction: http://world.honda.com/HSV-010_GT/ Spec: http://world.honda.com/news/2010/c100118HSV-010-GT/ Note: "HSV" stands for Honda Sports Velocity.





910ps Monster Sport SX4 Hill-climb Special 2010
2010 winner of "Unlimited" division of Pikes Peak International Hill Climb race. Driver: Nobuhiro "MONSTER" Tajima Base Model: Suzuki SX4 Capacity: 3,071cc Maximum horsepower: 910ps/8,750rpm Maximum Torque: 90.5kg-m/5,850rpm Gearbox: Sequential 6-speed Tire: Front/Rear: 285/50R20 FALKEN Wildpeak Wheel: RAYS VR.G2 Dimentions: 5,200mm x 1,960mm x 1,580mm Weight: 1,100kg Weight Distribution: Front: 53 / Rear: 47 (driver included) http://www.monster-sport.com/ppihc/e/team/index.html





2014YM NSX & GT-R Demo Run in Suzuka #lovecars #videotopics #supergt #nissan #honda
レクサス新型SUPER GT500車両ファンの前で初走行 http://youtu.be/8rahlXABoZs 2014年GT500新型車両デモンストレーション走行 pokka sapporo 1000km super GT Rd.5の決勝日、鈴鹿サーキットに集まった36,000人のモー ースポーツファンの前で2014年から導入されるスーパーG T GT500クラスのニューマシンのデモ走行が行われた。ホン は新型NSX CONCEPT-GT、ニッサンは Nissan GT-R Nismo GT500 を走らせた。 pokka,sapporo,ポッカ,サッポロ 2013 AUTOBACS SUPER GT Round5





New Honda NSX Concept - Tony Stark Drives One
Honda will be presenting a new concept version of the NSX super car at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show. NOTE: Acura was a Honda brand only used in America. Therefore the NSX was known throughout the rest of the world as a Honda vehicle, not an Acura. Calling this a Honda NSX was not an error, it was how the car was introduced at the Geneva Motor Show, which takes place in GENEVA, SWITZERLAND. TheAutoChannel.com has the complete story.





TAKATA 童夢 NSX-GT500 Honda Racing Thanks Day!
Honda Racing Thanks Day! TAKATA 童夢 NSX-GT500 Ryo Michigami 次期NSXの開発が中止になってしまいましたね。凍結であ ってほ しいです。





Drift King's personal NSX-R - VTEC CLUB - Best Motoring International
Go to http://gtchannel.com for more car videos and content. [English Narration & Subs] Drift King Keiichi Tsuchiya shows off his pearl white custom NSX-R, and battle Naoki Hattori's stock NSX-R on track to prove his set up is better than stock.





NSX CONCEPT-GT開発テストムービー
SUPER GTシリーズの2014年シーズン開幕を前に着々と開発が進め られるNSX CONCEPT-GTの、開発テストムービーです。





Ayrton Senna - Honda NSX @ Suzuka
Ayrton Senna - Honda NSX @ Suzuka





Honda NSX Super GT
2010本田NSX Honda NSX Super GT Body Kit in Hong Kong





Ayrton Senna - Honda NSX - Suzuka [ONBOARD]
Full lap with Senna on Suzuka Circuit. (Ayrton Senna Official Tribute DVD) (I DONT KNOW THE TITLE OF THE SONG)





Mine's R35 GT-R VS Spoon NSX-R GT 3 of 3
Top tuners in the Nissan and Honda sectors come together for the first time on US ground. Mine?s president Michizo Niikura gives us the fastest tuned R35 on the planet and Spoon president Tatsuru Ichishima explains the limited production homologation NSX-R GT. Daijiro Yoshihara drives the Mine?s GT-R and Tyler McQuarrie drives the Spoon NSX-R GT. Distributed by Tubemogul.





NSX-R MEGA BATTLE - Best Motoring International
Go to http://gtchannel.com for more car videos and content. NSX-R MEGA BATTLE - Best Motoring International





Battles at 10,000rpm - Hot Version International
Check out brand new Hot Version! Nissan GT-R Playlist: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLis-tM67pW5somcOdehSByo5YRr-VwbjY Go to http://gtchannel.com for more car videos and content. Featuring : RE Amemiya FD3S, C-WEST Z33 Super Taikyu, Spirits MR-S, J's Racing S2000, Route KS NSX, J's Racing CR-X





Which car is faster? Which Car is Faster?




Similar 1/4 mile timeslips to browse:

2001 Acura NSX Drag Car: 7.390 @ 175.000
Adam Saruwatari, Engine: A+L Racing Honda NSX 3.2, Turbos: Twin Tial Sport Tires: Custom built drag slick (33-16-15)


2005 Ford GT Supercharged Twin Turbo Nitrous: 9.721 @ 149.840
Mullet, Engine: 5.4L Supercharged Twin Turbo V8, Tires: 305/35/19 ET Streets


2005 Ford GT Twin Turbo Supercharged: 10.270 @ 146.480
Mullet, Engine: V8 Supercharged and Turbocharged,


2005 Ford GT Twin Turbo: 10.480 @ 144.950
moeinox, Engine: V8 Twin Turbo, Tires: drag radials


2005 Ford GT Pulley, Tune, Exhaust: 10.636 @ 132.210
FikseGTS, Engine: 5.4L Supercharged V8, Tires: Bridgestone Potenza RE050A


2005 Ford GT Pulley and Tune: 10.637 @ 133.210
typeshatch, Engine: V8 Supercharged 5.4L, Supercharger: Pulley 2.75 Tires: drag radials


2005 Ford GT PPR Twin Turbo: 10.650 @ 155.310
PPR, Engine: V8 Twin Turbo,


1995 Acura NSX : 10.670 @ 138.220
kyle berrera, Engine: V6 3.2 vtec, Supercharger: jackson racing supercharger Tires: 235-35-18


2005 Ford GT Heffner Tune Pulley: 10.696 @ 135.270
Jamie, Tires: stock factory tires


2005 Ford GT : 10.920 @ 128.000
NA,


2005 Ford GT Ford Racing Pulley and Tune: 10.920 @ 130.230
hmg_57, Engine: Supercharged V8, Supercharger: Ford Pulley Tires: 18


2005 Ford GT : 11.020 @ 130.000
NA,


2005 Ford GT Heffner Twin Turbo: 11.101 @ 139.020
NA, Engine: V8 DOHC 32 Valve Twin Turbo, Turbos: Twin Water Cooled Dual Ball Bearing 61mm Turbos


2005 Ford GT : 11.200 @ 131.200
NA,


2005 Ford GT : 11.200 @ 131.200
NA,


2005 Ford GT Heffner Pulley and Tune: 11.203 @ 132.370
FikseGTS, Engine: V8 Supercharged 5.4L, Supercharger: Heffner Pulley, 2.75 Tires: Bridgestone Potenza RE050A


2005 Ford GT : 11.410 @ 124.910
12secyoto, Engine: V8 Supercharged: 550HP,


2000 Acura NSX Type R: 11.517 @ 128.820
Choeb, Engine: 3.2L V6, Supercharger: Vortech Tires: yokohama


2005 Ford GT : 11.540 @ 126.050
Jamie Furman,


2005 Ford GT : 11.600 @ 126.200
NA,


 


©2014 DragTimes - Disclaimer