Acura arx 01b. 2008 acura arx 01b specs specifications laptimes acceleration times pictures photos engine data top speed. The 03a model utilizes a honda v8 engine for use in the lmp1 category while the 03b uses a turbocharged v6 engine for the lmp2 category. Over the winter the acuras were further modified and appeared at the start of the 2008 season as the arx 01b.
2008 acura arx 01b in 2008 acura debuted the second evolution of its lmp2 racecar at the sebring 12 hours. The 2008 acura arx 01b is a series of lmp2 prototypes that appear in forza motorsport 3 and forza motorsport 4. Driving the acura arx 01b lmp2 racing car that duncan daytons patron highcroft racing piloted to so much success last year in the american le mans series wasnt as intimidating as it might.
9 patron highcroft acura arx 01b to an overall fifth place finish saturday in the 56th running of the mobil 1 12 hours of sebring. The hpd arx 03a arx 03b and arx 03c are le mans prototypes race cars developed by honda performance development in 2012. Different to the arx 01b lmp1 model the arx 02a is based on a new chassis with 5050 weight distribution that was developed by honda performance design hpd and wirth research.
Dimensionally the acura arx 01a was on the same wheelbase as the lc75 as would be the arx 01b but the front overhang was increased to the maximum and the rear bodywork shortened though the wing position stayed the same at the maximum 750 mm rear overhang. The 2009 acura arx 02a is a series of lmp1 prototypes that appear in forza motorsport 3 and forza motorsport 4. Patron highcroft acura arx 01b places fifth in grueling 56th mobil 1 12 hours of sebring.
The trio of david brabham scott sharp and stefan johansson drove the no. Of the three cars prepared for the season the patron highcroft acura is fastest. Fernandez was now also handed an acura and a few races into the season indy racing legend gil de ferran became the fourth acura customer.