Created in California, constructed in Ohio
The 2015 Acura TLX will make its production debut at the 2014 New York car show. The TLX will slot below the RLX in Acura’;s lineup, and get the alternative of a 4- or 6-cylinder engine. We very first noticed the TLX prototype at the Detroit car present in January.
Not considerably has transformed from the so-named prototype, at least technically. The TLX will get either the company’;s 2.4-liter 4 creating about 200 hp, or the 3.5-liter V6 producing about 310 hp. Acura has not uncovered the precise output. The 4 will operate with an 8-speed dual-clutch transmission the V6 gets the company’;s 9-velocity automobile.
Each engines will be presented with 2- and 4-wheel drive. All versions will get Acura’;s cutely named P-AWS (Precision All-Wheel Steer) and the V6s will get SH-AWD (Super-Handling All-Wheel Drive), which is 25 % lighter than the final program.
An alphabet soup of security characteristics includes collision mitigation braking method (CMBS), forward collision warning (FCW), lane departure warning (LDW), lane retaining assist method (LKAS), adaptive cruise manage (ACC) with low-velocity adhere to and blind spot indicator (BSI).
The TLX is expected to go on sale this summertime. We’;ll discover out much more in the course of press days of the present starting up April 16.
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