Short description: Sports prototype racing car built by Acura
|Designer(s)||Mark Crawford (Large Project Leader)|
Guy Melville-Brown (Exterior Project Lead)
Bill Yex (Special Projects Lead)
Jonathan Seaman (Lead Aerodynamicist)
|Chassis||LMP2-based carbon fibre monocoque|
|Engine||AR24e 2.4 L (146.5 cu in) 90° V6 twin-turbocharged, 24valve, DOHC mid-engine, longitudinally-mounted|
|Electric motor||Front-mounted Separate motor-generator unit + single-speed reducer|
|Competition||IMSA SportsCar Championship|
|Debut||2023 24 Hours of Daytona|
|First win||2023 24 Hours of Daytona|
The Acura ARX-06 is a sports prototype racing car designed by Honda Performance Development and built by Oreca. It is designed to the Le Mans Daytona h regulations, and will compete in the GTP class in the IMSA SportsCar Championship. The ARX-06 debuted alongside the BMW M Hybrid V8, Cadillac V-LMDh and Porsche 963 at the 2023 season opener of the IMSA SportsCar Championship at the Daytona International Speedway.
Complete IMSA SportsCar Championship results
(key) Races in bold indicates pole position. Races in italics indicates fastest lap.
* Season still in progress.
- ↑ "Acura Unveils All-New Electrified ARX-06 Race Car". PR Newswire. 17 August 2022. https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/acura-unveils-all-new-electrified-arx-06-race-car-301606871.html.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 2.2 Honda Racing/HPD (25 January 2023). "ARX-06 The Origin Story". https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uCcb7is2CJI.
- ↑ Perkins, Chris (July 19, 2022). "Here's Our Best Look Yet at the Acura ARX-06 LMDh Car". Road & Track (Online). https://www.roadandtrack.com/news/a40652775/acura-arx-06-lmdh-first-look/. Retrieved July 20, 2022.
- ↑ Thurkal, Rachit (July 20, 2022). "Acura completes first full test with 2023 ARX-06 LMDh car". motorsport.com. https://www.motorsport.com/imsa/news/acura-cadillac-first-lmdh-tests/10340301/.
- ↑ Vijayenthiran, Viknesh (July 21, 2022). "2023 Acura ARX-06 LMDh race car completes first test". MotorAuthority. https://www.motorauthority.com/news/1136069_2023-acura-arx-06-lmdh-race-car-completes-first-test.
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