2021 Acura Tlx V6 Price and Review

2021 Acura Tlx V6

Acura’s sales-leading TLX midsize exceptional sports auto is absolutely refashioned for 2021 and the cardinal aboriginal consequence is wow, what a beauty.

2021 Acura Tlx V6 Performance and New Engine
Pictures 2021 Acura Tlx V6

The new TLX is longer, lower, and added than the antecedent model, with added able-bodied styling, an all-embracing hood, cone-shaped roofline, continued dash-to-axle ratio, and avant-garde creases and angles.

Increased structural acerbity and a new anatomy with double-wishbone advanced abeyance accord to giving the new TLX sportier, added acknowledging handling.

There are three trim levels: base, Tech, A-Spec and Advance. Next spring, a Type S high-performance alternative will be introduced.

The antecedent engines, an inline four-cylinder and a V6, accept both been replaced for 2021 by a new 2.0-liter turbo four bearing 272 application and 280 pound-feet of torque. Those numbers are a 66 application and 100 pound-feet accretion over the inline four-cylinder, and 13 pound-feet added than the V6 (as able-bodied as an added 48 pound-feet at 1,500 rpm). The accessible Type S will be powered by a 355-horsepower 3.0 liter V6.

Both new engines are commutual with a 10-speed automated transmission.

Front-wheel drive is accepted on the 2021 TLX, and every archetypal is accessible with Acura’s acclaimed SH-AWD full-time automated all-wheel drive system. It’s a $2,000 option.

2021 Acura Tlx V6 Redesign and Review
Redesign and Review 2021 Acura Tlx V6

Fuel abridgement ratings for the four-cylinder agent with front-wheel drive are 22 mpg city, 31 mpg highway, and 25 mpg combined. All-wheel drive reduces the numbers by one mile.

Pricing starts at $38,525 including a $1,025 destination allegation for the TLX abject archetypal with front-wheel drive.

Standard actualization on the TLX abject archetypal accommodate 18-inch admixture wheels, LED headlights and taillights, 12-way ability adjustable and acrimonious advanced seats with driver-seat memory, constructed covering upholstery, ambient autogenous lighting, the AcuraWatch apartment of assurance and disciplinarian abetment technologies, and an infotainment arrangement with 10.2-inch screen, touchpad controller, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay capability, and 10-speaker audio.

My analysis car was the TLX A-Spec SH-AWD, whose abject amount is $47,275 including destination and the $2,000 AWD surcharge.

The A-Spec action amalgamation embellishes the TLX with autogenous and exoteric action actualization upgrades. On the alfresco they accommodate Shark Grey 19-inch wheels, appearance atramentous accents, blurred headlight and taillight treatments, and a rear spoiler. Inside, they accommodate a standout action council wheel, A-Spec badging, constructed suede bench inserts, and adverse stitching.

Rounding out the A-Spec amalgamation are aerial advanced seats, wireless buzz charger, LED fog lights, and an Acura ELS exceptional audio arrangement with 17 speakers.

2021 Acura Tlx V6 History
Exterior and Interior 2021 Acura Tlx V6

Synthetic suede bench inserts, adverse stitching, and a 17-speaker ELS exceptional audio arrangement are highlights of the 2021 Acura TLX A-Spec interior. (Manufacturer photo)

The TLX’s affluent autogenous has administration that coordinates beautifully with that of the exterior. Comfort is first-rate, alike for the rear seats. Though there are assurance belts for three in the rear, to accomplish TLX a five-passenger sedan, the average position isn’t acceptable for continued trips. The two apparent seats are contoured, which makes the centermost position array of a hump. Alike with the car’s angled roof, there’s affluence of headroom, and with the bulge unoccupied, lots of crabbed space.

Trunk amplitude is 13.5 cubic feet, not a lot, but rear seats are foldable back added amplitude is required.

A touchpad in the centermost animate is the primary ascendancy for the infotainment system. Rather than activity like a computer touchpad, it mimics the affectation screen. So, you columnist the breadth on the touchpad that corresponds to the abode you’d blow on the affectation awning if the affectation awning were a touchscreen, which it is not. Got it? The touchpad seemed choosy and I had agitation application it. My left-handedness puts me at a disadvantage with touchpads in cars. In any case, there are concrete ascendancy options for the TLX arrangement and those were put to acceptable use during the analysis week.

Driving the adventurous TLX is fun and pleasant. The turbo agent is robust, arced anchorage are handled with precision, and the ride is dignified, not loud or rough, at all times.

2021 Acura Tlx V6 Spesification
Model 2021 Acura Tlx V6

The 2021 Acura TLX is powered by a new 272-horsepower turbocharged four-cylinder engine. (Manufacturer photo)

2021 ACURA TLX A-SPEC SH-AWD

Base price, including destination charge: $47,275

Price as driven: $47,275

Mary Lowry is an absolute automotive biographer who lives in Snohomish County. She is a affiliate of the Motor Columnist Guild, and a affiliate and accomplished admiral of the Northwest Automotive Columnist Association. Vehicles are provided by the manufacturers as a one-week accommodation for analysis purposes only. In no way do the manufacturers ascendancy the agreeable of the reviews.

2021 Acura Tlx V6 Pricing
New Review 2021 Acura Tlx V6

Synthetic suede bench inserts, adverse stitching, and a 17-speaker ELS exceptional audio arrangement are highlights of the 2021 Acura TLX A-Spec interior. (Manufacturer photo)

The 2021 Acura TLX is powered by a new 272-horsepower turbocharged four-cylinder engine. (Manufacturer photo)

2021 Acura Tlx V6 Redesign and Concept
Performance 2021 Acura Tlx V6
2021 Acura Tlx V6 Review and Release date
Reviews 2021 Acura Tlx V6
2021 Acura Tlx V6 Picture
Price and Review 2021 Acura Tlx V6
2021 Acura Tlx V6 Prices
Exterior 2021 Acura Tlx V6
2021 Acura Tlx V6 New Concept
Style 2021 Acura Tlx V6
2021 Acura Tlx V6 Ratings
Specs and Review 2021 Acura Tlx V6

Add a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *