Luxury sedan silhouette with a sporty and comfortable interior. Introducing the long-awaited novelty in the model number of the 2018-2019 Acura, the new luxury sedan TLX.
For the first time, the sedan was presented in at the international auto show in New Yuri. The car has received a premium – conservative design and a few extra centimeters in length, compared with the TSX model.
In front, sharp-angled headlights look predatory and equipped with five LED “stars” inside. Radiator grille in the shape of the gaping “mouth” has a wide chrome insert with the emblem of the 2018-2019 Acura . The lower bumper is configured like a monolithic alien mask, with expressive air holes on the sides. In profile, the TSX conservative “flaunts” her 18-dyumovy alloy wheels, “shod” in Goodyear tires. The back of the stands with new headlights, headlights reminiscent hybrid Honda and the Lexus . Wide rear bumper has a slightly curved shape, which is a “hidden” two separate pipe exhaust system.
The interior meets the owner comfortable leather seats with 10 different adjustments, including lumbar support. A complement all the space around the insert of aluminum and wood. Behind the “fleshy” wheel, a sports instrument panel with color display. two 7-dyuymovyyh display located on the center console. The top being slightly “heating” deep into the panel, is responsible for navigation, and the second – for the multimedia system. Just below is a control unit with a joystick. In the central dashboard, instead of the parking brake lever and gearshift, the electronic parking brake button is located and gear selection. At the rear, two adults will be comfortable for passengers and the luggage compartment can hold 419 liters of luggage.
The top trim, installed under the hood of a six-cylinder engine of 3.5 – liters, with a total capacity of 290 horsepower and 365 Nm of torque. The engine works in tandem with an innovative 9 – speed automatic transmission from ZF. Customers can choose a car with front-wheel or all-wheel drive. Also on sale will be available four-cylinder engine capacity of 2.4 – liter.
In addition, TLC received 2018-2019 Acura body of high strength steel, with additional components, made of aluminum and magnesium, which reduces the overall weight of the car. Triple-layer seal creates silence in the cabin while driving. Among auxiliary functions present adaptive cruise control, blind spot monitoring sensor, emergency braking and collision avoidance, as well as the Integrated Dynamic System, which is responsible for the “character” of the car. In total there are four operating modes: Econ, Normal, Sport and Sport +.
2018-2019 Acura TLX will compete with the “sharks” of its class: the Audi the A4, the BMW 3 the Series , the Cadillac the ATS , the IS the Lexus and the Mercedes-Benz the C-the Class . The base price of the sedan from the official dealer – 2.199 million rubles.