2017 Acura TLX

Luxurious Acura TLX sedan is coming once again as 2017 year model, packed with many exclusive features. Modern technologies were used to make this vehicle more attractive than before. Now, even more upgraded accessories are coming with 2017 Acura TLX. Not only design is improved, but also performance. Handling, braking, safety and all other parts are better, durable and reliable. On the other hand, according to current information, this sedan will have few disfavors. Acceleration, infotainment system which could be distracting and poor fuel economy rating comparing to its rivals.

2017 Acura TLX front view

2017 Acura TLX engine

The 2017 Acura TLX is powered by 3.5-l V6 engine, which is not so fuel friendly. Although it can provide almost 300 horses and 280 lb-ft of torque, non-economical nature is making it and entire vehicle not so popular, so engineers needed to add something new. Solution was smaller, four cylinder engine with 2.4-l displacement. This drivetrain can supply sedan with less power, around 210 hp and 180 lb-ft of torque. Transmission system used for new TLX is seven-speed dual-clutch gearbox, that sends power to front or all wheels. Hybrid variant is also possible, with electric motors attached to wheels, to provide even more power.

2017 Acura TLX engine

2017 Acura TLX trims

Since new 2017 Acura TLX is going to have at least two engines, there will be few main trim levels of this vehicle. We assume base model could be upgraded to technology and advanced sedans, which can offer FWD or AWD drive modes and various packages of accessories. Interior features include power seats, leather upholstery and rear seats which can be folded. Smartphone integration is upgraded on latest TLX sedan. Outside, there are 17-inch wheels, LED lightning, heated side mirrors and many other. The 2017 TLX is available in few color schemes, including some new Bellanova White Pearl, Fathom Blue Pearl, Slate Silver Metallic, Black Copper Pearl, and many other.

2017 Acura TLX interior

2017 Acura TLX rivals and price

Luxury sedan class is not easy to be conquered, when there are cars such as BMW 3 Series, Audi A4 and the Mercedes-Benz C-Class. If it wants to make significant selling numbers, 2017 Acura TLX must have better offer for buyers. Starting price for base models of around $32,000 is attractive, but we shall see if it is enough to make larger impact.

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