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Touch of crystal from Acura

2013-01-16 14:57

KING OF BLING: Honda's Acura has some rather special LED jewellery.

When it comes to headlights, there's bling - and then there's the king of bling...

The Honda  Acura RLX's headlights look like a crystal chandelier, courtesy of a horizontal collection of lenses and diode light that has been split and directed into a beam pattern, according to Hulick of Osram Automotive.

DIODE GEMS

He says Acura's lights are a great example of a vehicle being simultaneously eye-catching and illuminating with the help of light-emitting diodes.

"Lighting, in my opinion, has replaced chrome as the jewellery on the car."

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