Acura Precision concept was released at the Detroit Auto Show in 2016. It was announced that this concept will be base for all new Acura cars. They have already introduced new MDX model based on Precision concept. Now, time has come for future 2018 Acura TLX to hit the market as well. It is expected to have great design, new engine types and very comfortable and spacious interior. Based on this, new 2018 TLX could be one of the better cars ever offered by Acura.
Up front, TLX will get new grille and angular slim headlights. Speaking of interior design, upcoming 2018 TLX will get very luxurious interior. This includes high quality seats, new touch screen infotainment system and many other interesting details. Safety systems and features will include vehicle parking assist, lane keep assist, lane departure warning and area discovery system.
2018 Acura TLX engine performance specs
2018 Acura TLX engine lineup will definitely consist out of different power units. First we have 2.4-liter V6 engine producing 206 horsepower and 182 lb-ft of torque. This engine comes mated to an 8-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. Second choice is 3.5-liter V6 engine, which is capable of generating 290 horsepower and 267 lb-ft of torque. Now, this V6 engine will not use 8-speed gearbox. Instead, it will get 9-speed automatic transmission. 2018 Acura TLX fuel economy specs are rated at 22 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway, averaging 26 mpg.
2018 Acura TLX release date and price review
2018 Acura TLX release date is expected by the end of 2017, or maybe even at the beginning of 2018. When it finally gets on the market, TLX will compete against Volvo S60, Lexus ES and Buick LaCrosse. There is still no official details about 2018 Acura TLX price, but it should be in the range from $33,000 up to $45,000.