2006 Acura RSX Overview


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Avg. Price: $8,112
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Avg. Price: $7,435
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Avg. Price: $7,932
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4.65 stars

Based on 44 reviews

Love It! by rudysutherland
 — Jan. 2014 Nothing can be said bad about this car, if you can find one - buy it! However, if you have kids or are looking for a smooth ride; this car is not for you. The back-seat is small and the car... Read More
Versatile Sports Coupe W/ Exceptional Refinement by Lisa
 — This care easily cruises at 70-80 on the freeway, and I'm glad I have to reign in the speed, rather than always prod it to go faster. Acceleration, braking, and handling are very good, but not ste... Read More
Good For What It Is. by Steve
 — The car is great overall. It's a solid performer for it's model year, but in general it just doesn't keep up with today's sport compacts. The factory tires are just not up to the task, and the lack of... Read More

2006 Acura RSX Overview

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Based on 44 reviews

2006 Acura RSX

The 2006 RSX remained almost the same as the 2005 RSX. Don't be fooled by the drop in horsepower, from 160 to 155 for the standard trim or 210 to 201 for the Type-S; the engine's horsepower is actually the same, but the adoption of new SAE (Society of Automobile Engineers) standards resulted in  different ratings.

After a restyling in 2005, the 2006 kept the same exterior. The interior also remained the same, evoking the usual argument among drivers about whether the back seat is even worth having. It barely seats a child, let alone a full-grown adult.

Taller drivers love driving this car, citing the ample leg and headroom. Conversely, they don't like to sit in the back seat very much, as the sloped rear window gets in the way.


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Acura RSX Questions


Fuseablelink Need To Test It

put battery on wrong no power at all

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So I Have A 2006 Acura Rsx Rs. This Is What It Says On My Title. I Have The...

Everything is stock. It has black headlight housing, and I was told that was JDM. So I guess I'm just really confused.

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James Sierra

Say Im 18 With A Steady Job But Have No Credit Could I Fianace A Car ?

27 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)

Is This A Good Deal?

Found a 2006 Rsx typeS, 60k miles on it for 15k, do you think it's a good deal or should I try and lower it a bit more?

60 views with 3 answers (last answer about a year ago)
Ricky Defreitas

My Type S

i own a 06 rsx type s. i have a skunk2 exhaust on the car right now but itz really really loud. need some help wit finding a new one good power but not the sound and the huge muffler. i am preping my ...

230 views with 3 answers (last answer 7 years ago)