In a new Acura NSX short film, the dream of becoming a professional race car driver start as a youth. The visual, dubbed “Beginnings,” was written and directed by Italian director Alessandro Pacciani and follows a child as he becomes a young adult pursuing his dream of professional racing. The Acura NSX serves partner for the film’s main character as he trains for an event, displaying his heartache and tireless work ethic towards becoming a champion race car driver. The video even accomplishes to channel the spirit and essence of Ayrton Senna, who helped develop the original NSX back in the late ’80s and is regarded as one of the greatest Formula 1 champions in racing history.
The 2017 Acura NSX has three electronic motors, a 3.5 L twin-turbo V6 engine, nearly 600 horsepower, and can reach speeds of 191 miles per hour. Curva red is the colorway of the car within the short. Acura’s supercar the NSX rivals classic models like the Corvette, Porsche 911, and Audi’s R8. It retails for approximately $160,000 USD.