Acura Teases New ARX-05 Prototype Race Car Ahead of Monterey Automotive Week

Acura Teases New ARX-05 Prototype Race Car Ahead of Monterey Automotive Week

08.08.2017: • Vehicle to debut August 18 at The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering, with appearances at the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

•    Vehicle to debut August 18 at The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering, with appearances at the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion and Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance to follow



•    Acura teaming with legendary Team Penske to compete in IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship


•    ARX-05 marks Acura’s return to prototype racing (youtu.be/cblkk4d9YMw)


•    Race campaign will debut January 2018 at Rolex 24 at Daytona



Acura teased its newest race car, the Acura ARX-05 prototype, to be fielded by the legendary Team Penske in 2018.



 Introduced in a new video (https://youtu.be/cblkk4d9YMw), the ARX-05 marks the Acura brand’s anticipated return to prototype racing and will be revealed during the prestigious Monterey Automotive Week, beginning at The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering (August 18), followed by an appearance at the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion (August 19) and concluding on the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance concept lawn (August 20).



Team Penske, will campaign a pair of entries in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship next year.



The Acura ARX-05 makes its competition debut at the Rolex 24 at Daytona in January 2018.
 
 
 
 
 

Dan Layton- photo Acura

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