The Acura Legend was introduced to the US in 1986 as a sporty sedan or coupe, luxury vehicle. It was sold until 1995 when it went out of production. The first generation of Legends were made from 1986 to 1990 on the KA1-6 chassis. The second and last generation of Legend was produced from 1991 to 1995 on what is called the KA7 chassis. Acura and Honda engines are virtually the same thing. We don’t care what you call it, we stock new crate Acura Legend engines for sale ready to ship asap.
The Acura Legend, sometimes called the Honda Legend and also known as the Daewoo Arcadia, was produced from 1986 to 1990 was the first generation of Legends. The two engines used in these models were from the famous C family of Honda engines, which included the C25A V6 and the C27A V6 engines. The 1987, 1988 and 1999 models won the best import of the year award.
From 1991 to 1995 the Legend was manufactured with only one engine variant. The powerful C32A V6 engine. Here are a few interesting technical details and applications for the C32A engine;
The C32A is a 3.2 L version. The SOHC depending on model year, produces 200 and 230 hp.
Applications; North America Only:
• C32A1 – SOHC USDM – 200 hp
◦ 1991-1995 Acura Legend sedan
◦ 1991-1992 Acura Legend coupe
• C32A6 – SOHC USDM – 200 hp
• 1996-1998 Acura 3.2TL
• C32A5 – Also known as the “Type-II” – [Uses a higher flowing intake manifold and slightly more aggressive camshaft] – SOHC [single overhead camshaft] USDM [United States Domestic Market] – 230 hp
• 1994-1995 Acura Legend GS sedan
◦ 1993-1995 Acura Legend LS and L coupe
◦ 1995-1998 Honda Inspire/Honda Sabre
The Legend coupe was Motor Trend’s Import Car of the Year for 1987. The coupe also made Car and Driver magazine’s Ten Best list from 1988 through 1990.
The replacement for the Legend sedan is sold as the Acura RL in North America, although Honda continues to sell it as the Legend in most other areas of the world.
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