Price Range (MSRP): $28,930 (ILX) to $55,400 (RLX)
Acura is the luxury automotive division of Honda that is known for its upscale, fuel efficient vehicles. This year, Acura has added three new exterior paint colors to its lineup. Also, the MDX has been given a mid-cycle refresh.
The ILX is a compact 4-door sedan that seats 5 passengers. Powering the ILX is a standard 201-hp, 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine mated to an 8-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission and front-wheel drive. It gains three new exterior colors: Lunar Silver Metallic, Modern Steel Metallic, and San Marino Red.
The mid-size TLX sedan also gets the same three colors. It is powered by a standard 206-hp, 2.4-liter 4-cylinder paired with an 8-speed dual-clutch automatic. A more powerful 290-hp, 3.5-liter V-6 mated to a 9-speed automatic and front- or all-wheel drive is available.
The RLX is the flagship sedan of Acura. It gains a few standard features, which include 19-inch wheels and a Surround View Camera System.
Acura also offers a pair of SUVs for added convenience and comfort.
Starting off, the RDX is a compact SUV seats 5 passengers. A standard 279-hp, 3.5-liter V-6 mated to a 6-speed automatic powers the RDX. AWD is also available. The three new paint colors are available.
The larger, full-size MDX crossover has seating for up to 8 passengers across three rows. Its new front-end facelift features a revised headlight design, a diamond-pattern pentagonal grille, and a wide-mouth fascia with a slightly protruding crossbar. The MDX is powered by a standard 290-hp, 3.5-liter V-6 engine mated to a 6-speed automatic. AWD is also available. A new Sport Hybrid version of the MDX has a 325-hp, 3.0-liter V-6 and an electric motor system paired with a 7-speed dual clutch automatic.