13 reviews
2005 Acura RSX
2005 Acura RSX
Available Price Range $3,352-$10,800 TrimsN/A Combined MPG 27-30 SeatsN/A

Our Take on the 2005 Acura RSX

Our Take

Entering its fourth season in Acura's lineup, the compact RSX sport coupe gets significant performance and styling enhancements this season.In base form, the 2.0-liter four-cylinder generates 160 horsepower. The performance-focused Type-S edition gets a boost from 200 to 210 hp for 2005, cou... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Engine noise in base model
  • Tight backseat space
  • Difficult backseat entry and exit

Notable Features

  • Choice of two four-cylinders
  • Manual or automatic
  • Six-speed manual in Type-S
  • FWD configuration
  • Race-bred personality


Consumer Reviews


Average based on 13 reviews

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Type S, FTW

by IronGumby from Cleveland, OH on November 4, 2010

I've dreamed about getting this car ever since it won the Car & Driver Cheap Speed Comparo in 2005. It's a blast to drive, especially if you like shifting. That 6-spd close ratio transmission (Type S ... Read Full Review


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