I cancelled my order.
This is a huge disappointment for me as I have been excited to get the Integra. I was one of the first 500 to order and had picked out a place for window tinting/ceramic coating/debadging, got an insurance quote, downloaded the paperwork for a private sale of my...
Just so you know, lauren01, my due date is shortly after yours but if your OB/GYN operates across Interstate 80 to get to your California delivery room, there might be a baby snatching near Reno. :innocent:
LINK TO CARSCOOPS ARTICLE
Automotive News reports that the 2023 Integra will be Acura's last new gasoline-powered model and it will be followed by its first fully electric vehicle in 2024. We have reached out to Acura for comment on this story and will update it when we hear back.
If you're blipping the throttle when you downshift in the Miata, that will be unnecessary in the Integra. If you're not (and it's really unnecessary in the Miata unless you're doing heavy-duty engine braking) then downshifts will be the same [clutch in-throttle off-downshift-clutch release]...
The manual has 22 pages on "If a Tire Goes Flat." Fun Fact: If a tire is low on air, you can use the compressor to inflate the tire without using the sealant. Also, it comes with this handy "speed restriction label" [which is probably misprinted in the manual-U.S. likely has "MPH and (km/h)"]...
Victoria Scott (one of the best!) writes in THE DRIVE
Excerpts (but read the whole thing)
Acura didn’t forget what made the Integra name special, or what it takes to make it a worthy step up from the Honda Civic it shares a platform with.
The interior is a welcome departure from the...
A lot smoother than the Civic. Feels sharp when you drive it harder. Feels connected. It doesn't feel like the old Integra--this is a way better car. "It's a better car with a lot less emotion connected to it than the previous generation cars." "Better than the SI."
Here is someone driving the manual. I don't speak Spanish so I can't translate. YOUTUBE LINK
And translation from the article.
Sport-tuned suspension makes the Integra fun to drive...
Someone just couldn't wait. HERE IS A LINK to a driving review from Jeff Salle.
A few highlights: "There аre shifters with shorter “throws” from geаr to geаr аnd shifters with more heft, but Acurа’s shifter аnd linkаge combinаtion is exceptionаl. The trаnsitions between geаrs аre fluid аnd...