2020 Acura NSX vs 2020 Porsche 911

Yellow 2020 Acura NSX, VS icon, and white 2020 Porsche 911

Do you want to get behind the wheel of a sports car that delivers world-class performance? Are you trying to figure out which model to buy? Check out the 2020 Acura NSX, with its sleek design, a powerful twin-turbo hybrid engine, responsive handling, quick acceleration, a driver-focused cockpit, and an abundance of cutting-edge technologies. See the advantages that the Acura NSX has over the sports car competition in this 2020 Acura NSX vs 2020 Porsche 911 comparison.

On the performance front, the Acura NSX easily outmuscles the Porsche 911. It comes equipped with a 3.5-liter twin-turbo V6 hybrid engine, which doles out 573 horsepower and 476 lb-ft of torque. The base-level 3.0-liter turbocharged 6-cylinder engine in the 911 generates 379 horsepower and 331 lb-ft of torque. The 911 S model has a more powerful version of the turbocharged 6-cylinder engine (443-hp/390 lb-ft of torque), but it’s still a lower output than the V6 hybrid engine in the NSX.

2020 Acura NSX


2020 Porsche 911

573-hp/476 lb-ft Max. Horsepower/Torque 443-hp/390 lb-ft
Standard All-Wheel Drive System Available
103.5” Wheelbase 96.5”
Standard Noise Cancellation No

Compare the 2020 Acura NSX and 2020 Porsche 911

The NSX provides excellent traction and impressive cornering abilities with its all-wheel drive system, which is standard for all models. The 911 offers an all-wheel drive system as an optional feature, so you have to pay extra. With its longer wheelbase (103.5” vs 96.5”), the NSX provides a smooth ride and confident handling. Also, with its larger brake rotors (14.5” front/14.2” rear vs 13.0” front/13.0” rear), the NSX provides sure-footed braking.

When you’re going on your drives with the Acura NSX, you can enjoy the comfortable and quiet cockpit. In addition to its sound insulation materials, the NSX has a noise-canceling feature for minimizing cockpit noise. The 911 doesn’t have a noise-canceling feature.

Feel free to get in touch with us at Acura of Maui for more information about the 2020 Acura NSX!