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Acura Unveils 2015 TLX At 2014 New York International Auto Show

Acura has unveiled the 2015 Acura TLX performance-luxury saloon at the 84th New York International Auto Show. Developed under the Red Carpet Athlete Theme, the 2015 TLX features an updated styling, new engines, new technologies and new transmission options. Powering the new TLX is two new, high-output direct injected i-VTEC petrol engines: a 2.4 liter, 4-cylinder unit that produces a decent 206 horses and peak torque of 182 lb.-ft, and a direct injected 3.5 liter SOHC i-VTEC V6 featuring Variable Cylinder Management that  produces 290 hp and peak torque of 267 lb.-ft.

The V6 engine offers 13 lb-ft and 10 hp more than the 2014 TL 3.5 liter engine. The standard 2.4 liter unit is mated with an all new 8-speed Dual Clutch Transmission (8DCT) with torque converter and becomes the world’s DCT  with a torque converter on a production vehicle. On the other hand, the more powerful 3.5 liter



2015 Acura TLX GT Race Car Unveiled At 2014 North American Auto Show

Acura Motorsports has taken the wraps off their latest race car, the 2015 Acura TLX GT at the North American International Auto Show. While Acura has been competing in many international race series, this year it plans to move up the ladder and compete in Pirelli World Challenge Championship. Acura Motorsports will once again partner RealTime Racing for the top category of the Pirelli World Challenge. On the track, the TLX GT Race Car will go head to head with the Audi R8 LMS, Cadillac CTS-V, Chevrolet Corvette, Dodge Viper, Lamborghini Gallardo, Mercedes SLS, Nissan GTR, Porsche 911 and Ferrari 458.

“The 2015 Acura TLX is a true luxury sport sedan, so it is fitting that the car be raced against several of its natural luxury competitors in the Pirelli World Challenge,” said Art St. Cyr, President of Honda Performance Development and Vice President-Product Planning and Logistics, American Honda Motor



2014 Acura TSX Sedan and Sport Wagon Pack Comfort and Performance

Acura, the luxury division of popular Japanese automaker Honda, has launched the 2014 TSX Sedan and Sport Wagon models and as per Acura’s words, the 2014 iteration of the TSX is a lot more engaging and handles better than its predecessor. At the same time, potential buyers looking for a family vehicle should also consider the car as it offers comfortable space for five passengers. The TSX, essentially, is nothing but a Honda Accord with Acura badge and while the latter has got a major facelift, the TSX still sports the same face.

Nevertheless, the 2014 TSX still looks sporty and bold and carries a powerful stance. Some of notable exterior features include Xenon High Intensity Discharge (HID) headlights and a glass moonroof. Moving on to the interior of the car, with standard leather seating highlighted by handsome contrasting-color stitching, an 8-way power driver’s seat with adjustable lumbar support, a



2014 Acura MDX SUV -debut at Detroit Auto Show 2013

The most awaited and North America’s largest & most prestigious Automobile Show – the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) - is soon going to begin in DETROIT, which is a biggest platform for the Automakers around the world to launch their debut of concept and production models. The press preview at the NAIAS 2013 is going to open from January, 14th to 15th. While the Industry Preview will open from January, 16th to 17th and the Charity Preview on January, 18th. Finally the NAIAS 2013 for public show will start from January, 19th to 27th and more than 500 vehicles will be showcased on this day for public audience.

For this International Auto Show, Acura is coming-up with the prototype of its next-generation 2014 MDX SUV – a Luxury Sport Utility Vehicle – in the press show on January, 15th 2013 at North American International Auto Show (NAIAS). Acura has released a photo teaser of 2014 MDX SUV, showcasing