The luxury sedan segment will be getting another new addition in the form of 2017 Acura TLX. In the already existing, highly competitive automobile arena, Acura is leaving no stone unturned to make this upcoming release one
of their best ever. Improvements over its predecessors have taken place in the car’s exterior, interior and powertrain aspects to make it one of the most widely awaited vehicles in modern era. Even though we can only rely on rumors for now, there are reports that a hybrid pug-in version of this car is in development; and will be released sometime after the original launch.
2017 Acura TLX Exterior and Interior
Being a luxury car, the 2017 Acura TLX is, it will boast of a revamped exterior that boasts of a perfect blend of elegance and masculinity. Some of the features that you will find that are new are:
- Added LED lights with a modified shape.
- Redesigned front grille design.
- Sloping rear end that looks superb.
- Coupe style roof line that lends uniqueness.
- 17 inch alloy wheels that look stunningly gorgeous.
Other changes include a better aerodynamic shape that will increase performance all the while not compromising on fuel economy. When it comes to outer body visual aesthetics, the Acura TLX scores full points.
Excelling in both comfort and luxury, inside of the 2017 Acura TLX, you will find a wide range of technology features equally supported by classy comfort elements that will grab your attention. Expect leather seats, premium quality materials used for furnishing, and a renewed dashboard to control a plethora of features that act as this models USP. It will also have a capable audio system along with other safety and driving aids to provide better experience overall.
Coming to technological aspects, you will find plenty to be attracted to within this car. Some important features are:
- Satellite navigation system.
- Automatic dual zone climate control.
- Bluetooth and Wi-Fi for smartphone connectivity.
- Safety air bags for all passengers.
Acura is once again set to deliver as promised with the release of this highly esteemed model across the world.
2017 Acura TLX Engine and Performance
Since many trim levels of 2017 Acura TLX are said to be made available, you can expect different powertrain for each level. The base version will come with a 2.4 L 4-cylinder engine that produces 206 hp while the higher end trim will be powered by a 3.5 L V6 twin-turbo engine. These engines will be mated to 8-speed automatic and 9-speed automatic transmissions respectively and come on Front Wheel and All Wheel Drive. Fuel consumption of base engine has been recorded to be 28 mpg while 29 mpg will be provided on an average from the 3.5 litre engine.
2017 Acura TLX Price and Release Date
Considering how other car brands remain tight-lipped about their future releases, Acura has actually revealed that the 2017 Acura TLX will be available sometime during late months of 2016. It will be priced between $36,000 and $44,000 depending on your choice of trim.