2016 Acura TLX

This mid-size luxury sedan, produced by Acura, the luxury division of Honda, was released few months ago. It came as 2015 year model and it is a successor of two models – TL and TSX. Since this is a brand-new vehicle, it seems logical to not expect some modifications for the next year model. However, company prepares some big novelties. Beside standard variant, 2016 Acura TLX will come in sport version called Type-S and also as hybrid.

2016 Acura TLX front view

2016 Acura TLX redesign

Well, this is a brand-new model, so don’t expect any change, especially when it is about visual appearance. The 2016 Acura TLX will come with same exterior look. Some of highlights will be combination LED headlights and LED outlined side mirrors and also LED taillights. It is a mid-size sedan, so it will be able to accommodate five passengers without any problem. Moreover, this car is characterized by extremely high level of comfort, so you will have a feeling that you are driving in some full-size car for sure. Beside plenty of space, interior of 2016 TLX will be characterized by high-quality materials and plenty of latest-technology features. Some of most notable features are leather and heated seats, navigation system, cruise control system and plenty of safety features.

2016 Acura TLX side view

2016 Acura TLX engine

Standard 2016 Acura TLX will be offered with two engines. The first one is 2.4 liter I4 DOHC i-VTEC engine, which makes 205 horses, while the other option will be 3.5 liter V6 with 290 horses. The 4-cylinder engine uses 8-speed dual-clutch transmission, while the V6 variant will be matted to 9-speed automatic ZF transmission. Acura TLX 2016 will be available with FWD and AWD systems and fuel consumption is expected to be around 28 mpg for I4 and 25 mpg for V6 variant. Company also claims that there will not be difference in consumption between FWD and AWD models. The 2016 TLX will also come in Type-S and hybrid variants, but technical details about these models are still unknown.

2016 Acura TLX rear view

2016 Acura TLX release date and price

It is expected that 2016 Acura TLX will come in second half of next year. Price will be same as for the current model, which is in range from 31.000 to 45.000 dollars.