A few days ago, a spy shot of the new Acura sedan emerged online. Unfortunately, we are not certain whether this model will go under the name Integra or the manufacturer will use a different name. However, many believe, as well as we, that this sedan is the new-generation 2023 Acura Integra.
The first batch of photos available, and it’s not hard to see some cues from the third-generation Integra. Similar skinny headlights are present, and some of the identical body lines. At this moment, there’s no indication on when we can expect this model to debut, but considering that it’s spied, it will not take long.
2023 Acura Integra First Look
Judging from the first spy photos, the upcoming 2023 Acura Integra will share plenty of the elements from a third-generation car. First of all, we noticed that spied model is looking proportionally the same, featuring a traditional design. Spy shots also revealed slim headlights and the same familiar sloping hood styling. However, the overall design is much more aggressive, especially on the front.
The rear fascia on this car also evokes the classic coupe styling. As we can see, the upcoming Integra hosts a great backglass shape and many stylish LED taillights. On top of that, the center-exit trapezoidal exhaust is present, resulting in more sportiness.
What Do We Know About the 2023 Acura Integra Cabin?
On the inside, the forthcoming 2023 Acura Integra will most likely to host much better gadgets. Many believe that this sporty coupe will feature an identical cabin to the Honda Insight model. So, we can expect a very modern and spacious cabin that could come with a new 8.0-inch screen.
Also, as standard equipment, the new model will probably be offered with Apple CarPlay/ Android Auto smartphone integration, SiriusXM satellite radio, and built-in navigation. Besides, Honda is also known as a very safe and reliable companion. Therefore, the minimum features that are must on the next-gen car include forward-collision warning, blind-spot monitoring, cross-traffic alert system, automatic emergency braking, and adaptive cruise control.
Under the hood, the 2023 Honda Integra will most likely share its engine with the latest 2022 Honda Civic. This popular model comes with a choice of two engines. The base model is powered by a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder capable of delivering 158 horsepower at 6,500 rpm and 138 lb-ft of torque at 4,200 rpm.
However, a more potent powertrain comes optionally, and it consists of a powerful turbocharged 1.5-liter 4-cylinder. This engine can produce 180 horsepower at 6,000 rpm and 177 lb-ft of torque from 1,700 to 4,500 rpm. Fan fact is that both machines will use a continuously variable automatic transmission (CVT).
How Much Will Cost the New 2023 Acura Integra?
There is a little information of the upcoming 2023 Acura Integra. However, many rumors are present and the closest suggesting that we should expect a car’s comeback next year. Pricing is still early to determine, but from many reports, the base model could start at no less than $22,000.
Of course, more amenities are present on upper trims, and that means only one, a significant jump in pricing. Fully loaded, this car will most likely reach $40,000 with ease.
Did we ever find out what this vehicle actually is since the debut of the actual Integra?