|2016 Acura Precision Concept|
"there's no more clear promise for the Acura brand than Precision Crafted performance," stated Jon Ikeda, vice president and normal supervisor of Acura. "We're dedicated to infusing this core Acura promise into every facet of our merchandise and every side of our relationship with the client."
With an emphasis on high-contrast small print and the intersection of cutting-edge, sheer surfaces and muscular, healthy sculpting, the Acura Precision notion communicates Acura's focal point on performance and prestige by way of its extremely-low and broad stance, long sprint-to-axle ratio, deeply sculpted surfaces and the debut of a brand new Diamond Pentagon grille.
"The Acura Precision idea is greater than with no trouble a concept auto, it is a design gain knowledge of mannequin that literally will form the path of all future Acura merchandise round our Precision Crafted performance DNA," mentioned Dave Marek, Acura world creative director. "The Acura Precision idea is the main fringe of a renewed dedication to offering Precision Crafted efficiency in each facet of the product experience and creating a robust and really exciting course for the next new release of Acura models."
The Acura Precision proposal's crouched and athletic stance is extra emphasised via its deeply sculpted facet surfaces pouring over swelling rear wheel arches covering 22-inch wheels and tires. The forward-looking proposal additionally facets signature lights designs - in entrance with its Jewel Constellation LED headlights composed of organically arranged fractal factors, and in again with floating LED hind lights.
A key design theme, dubbed "quantum continuum," is seen in the seamless transition of substances and structure from the outside to the internal of the automobile, which is further highlighted with the aid of the absence of a b-pillar. The tremendous door rocker panel flows into the inner aspect sill, transitioning right into a cantilever for the floating rear seats. The rear center high-established stoplight becomes an structure detail piercing the rear glass and then flowing all the way down to help kind the constitution for the metallic airfoil form of the rear headrests.
The dependent and robust exterior is matched by way of its dramatic interior design, the place cantilevered surfaces meet with hanging tones, expressive surfacing and present day detailing. Of designated be aware are the double-layered instrument panel, the high-contrast front seat surfaces, the extremely-thin "floating" rear seats, evoking the seem of cutting-edge lounge furnishings, and the handmade audio speaker grilles product of distinguished wood.
The motive force's area is highlighted by a compact, race-inspired, sports steerage wheel with paddle shifters and built-in Dynamics method (IDS) controls, a floating middle meter, a driver's head-up show, a cantilevered center stack and an ultra-wide, thin and curved center computer screen.
New Acura HMI inspiration
The Acura Precision concept additionally explores a brand new approach for Acura's digital human-computing device interface (HMI), enabling a more intuitive, advanced and seamless connection between man and computer. The extremely-huge and curved core monitor is operated with the aid of a floating touch pad suspended on the cantilevered middle stack. Upon entry, the procedure scans each and every occupant and selects personalised elements and functions, including maps, audio and personalized auto performance settings.