The first generation of Acura RSX was manufactured from 2002 to 2007. It was Acura RSX Coupe 4374 mm long, 1725 mm wide and 1400 mm high. The ground clearance was up to 112 mm. Luggage compartment volume was at least 504L large.
All Acura RSX versions were equipped with petrol driven power packs. The engine jacket of the most powerful model hosted a 4-cylinder, 16-valve 2.0L 210HP engine. This model came with 6-speed manual transmission and front drive. Besides that, it had spiral-spring front and rear suspensions.
A milder version of Acura RSX included: 2L 200HP engine, 6-speed manual transmission and front drive. Its top speed was 23- km/h. It took 7 seconds for the car to reach 100 km/h. Its fuel efficiency per 100 km was 9,8L in city and 7,6L highway. Its fuel tank volume was 50L. Acura SLX 4x4 version had more powerful characteristics, being equipped with 3,5L 215HP engine.