- Final produce cost of $1.2 million sets record auction cost for a designated VIN 001 automobile
- All deduction go to a Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation and Camp Southern Ground
At a auctioneer’s final call, a next-generation 2017 Acura NSX supercar tonight crushed a record for a automobile auction during Barrett-Jackson for a highest-selling designated automobile marker series (VIN) 001 with a final produce cost set during $1.2 million. Winning bidder Rick Hendrick, owners of Hendrick Motorsports and owner of Hendrick Automotive Group, has warranted a right to tradition sequence a initial prolongation indication of Acura’s rarely expected NSX, that comes to marketplace this spring. All deduction of a auction will go to a Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation, formed in North Carolina, and Camp Southern Ground in Georgia, a passion plan of Grammy® Award-winning song artist Zac Brown.
“It was extraordinary to declare such munificence of suggestion and passion for a new NSX,” pronounced Jon Ikeda, clamp boss and ubiquitous manager of Acura. “Mr. Hendrick will have a good compensation of owning and pushing a really initial next-generation NSX, and creation a disproportion in a lives of thousands of children.”
Customer grouping for a 2017 NSX will start on Feb. 25 during certified NSX retailers, in unison with a launch of a Acura NSX on-line automobile configurator on Acura.com.
About a Acura NSX
Created to move a new knowledge to a supercar segment, a next-generation Acura NSX hurdles required beliefs about supercars, with cutting-edge and world-first technologies. Much as a initial era NSX did a entertain century ago, a 2017 NSX breaks a mold by a first-of-its-kind Sport Hybrid Super Handling All-Wheel Drive energy unit, a multi-material physique structure, modernized aerodynamics and a cockpit that supports opening pushing on any turn but sacrificing comfort. The 2017 Acura NSX is a usually supercar designed, grown and made in a U.S. with prolongation exclusively during a Performance Manufacturing Center in Marysville, Ohio with domestic and globally sourced parts.
Acura is a heading automotive oppulance nameplate that delivers Precision Crafted Performance by modernized product pattern and innovative technologies like Acura Super Handling All-Wheel Drive (SH-AWD) and Precision All-Wheel Steer
(P-AWS). On Mar 27, 2016, Acura will applaud a 30th anniversary of a launch as a initial oppulance nameplate from a Japanese automaker.
The Acura lineup facilities 5 particular models – a RLX oppulance flagship sedan, a TLX opening oppulance sedan, a ILX competition sedan, a 5-passenger RDX oppulance crossover SUV, and a seven-passenger Acura MDX, America’s all-time best-selling three-row oppulance SUV. This spring, Acura will launch a next-generation, electrified NSX supercar as a new and apex countenance of Acura Precision Crafted Performance.
Established in 1971 and headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, Barrett-Jackson, The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions®, is a personality in gourmet automobile auctions and automotive lifestyle events. The association produces auctions in Scottsdale, Arizona; Palm Beach, Florida; during Mohegan Sun in Connecticut, and Las Vegas, Nevada. With promote partners, Velocity and Discovery Channel, Barrett-Jackson will underline live radio coverage in 2016, including broadcasts in over 100 countries internationally. Barrett-Jackson also endorses a one-of-a-kind gourmet automobile word for gourmet vehicles and other valued belongings. For some-more information about Barrett-Jackson, revisit http://www.barrett-jackson.com, or call 480-421-6694.
About Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation
The Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation is a heading nonprofit funder of investigate into one of a deadliest forms of childhood cancer. Our programs also embody giveaway educational resources, college scholarships for mind growth survivors, puncture financial assist and mission-focused events such as Ride for Kids and a Starry Night 8.5K. Brain tumors are a heading means of plain growth cancer genocide in children between a ages of 0-19. More than 28,000 immature people in a United States are vital with a diagnosis of a mind tumor, and scarcely 13 new cases are identified any day. To assistance us heal a kids, call 800-253-6530 or go to www.curethekids.org.
About Camp Southern Ground
Nestled on over 400 acres in a farmlands of Georgia, Camp Southern Ground is a passion plan of GRAMMY-Award winning artist Zac Brown. Inspired by Brown’s personal knowledge as a stay counselor, this state-of-the-art trickery will offer children, ages 7-17, from all backgrounds, races and religions. There will be a special concentration on immature people with neurobehavioral challenges, during risk populations and children from troops families. For some-more information, greatfully revisit http://www.campsouthernground.org/.
For More Information
Consumer information is accessible during http://www.acura.com. To join a Acura village on Facebook, revisit http://www.facebook.com/acura. Additional media information including pricing, facilities and high-resolution photography is accessible during acuranews.com/channels/acura-automobiles.
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