Acura is the luxury division of the Japanese auto makers Honda Motor Company. This company has used its name since the 1980's and became the first Japanese company to come into the international luxury car market in 1986. The cars of this company had the reputation of being economical in design rather than luxurious.
The Acura Legend was its first successful model and was fitted with a V6 engine. Integra was also one of its first models after some years the company came out with the NSX model which hit the global market with some good expectations and could easily compete with leading sports car manufacturers of those times. The NSX did pretty well in the early nineties.
As time flied the company launched its SUV in the 2000's and it was the MDX model. The Acura 3.2 TL was also in the market. The SUV's were based on the Honda Odyssey model. The company in the present times has been involved in racing in the country and abroad.
The company's plans in the future are of launching a sports wagon model with more speed and durability thought the company is already using V6 engines it plans to upgrade it image from economical car makers to luxurious high end car producers.