After the great years of selling, the popular car maker is ready to release a new version of the premium sedan 2020 Acura TLX. The forthcoming model will have quality interior and offers space for everyone in. Also, the seats are modern and offer comfort on a long ride.
As for the engine, this sedan will get two engine options. The buyers will get an optional engine that is very strong and make 290 HP. Also, the safety is good rated thanks to the features like adaptive cruise control, lane-departure warning and lane-keep assist.
2020 Acura TLX exterior changes and updates
The new 2020 Acura TLX will keep the same design as the current one. The last year sedan is significantly updated and the new one will get some small changes. It comes with great looking grill and offers the same sharper LED headlights.
However, the stronger model with the V6 engine will offer more features. This model will get twin tailpipes and chrome accents in the front and rear. Also, the higher trims will receive LED fog lights and a rear spoiler. Furthermore, the A-Spec TLX model is also stylish because this trim possesses grille with matte-black diamond accents and rides on 19-inch Shark Gray wheels that looks more attractive than the standard one. We must add that TLX A-Spec in this year model is also offered with the less expensive 4-cylinder model. These days the Type S model is spied testing on the public road and it looks really attractive.
2020 Acura TLX interior features
The 2020 Acura TLX comes with the interior that is very attractive and spacious. This premium sedan offers a lot for the invested money. The base model is equipped with the dual-screen infotainment setup. The model is capable to accumulate five passengers in two rows. The well-bolstered seats give very comfortably on the long journey. The quality is premium and owners can get leather seats with the higher trims.
The rear-seat legroom is a bit tight. The model provides 34.5 inches, with the 14 cubic feet. The trunk of this sedan is also roomy. The base sedan also comes with the heated and power-operated front seats, moonroof, dual-zone auto climate control. Also, the model is offered with the powerful 7-speaker AM/FM/CD/Satellite radio that has Bluetooth streaming and Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration. The popular AcuraWatch safety and the driver-assist system is also there and gives to buyers forward-collision warning, adaptive cruise control, lane-departure warning and lane-keep assist. The higher trims offer 10-speaker ELS premium audio system with HD Radio. Also, the higher trim will be available with blind-spot monitoring and rain-sensing windshield wipers.
2020 Acura TLX under the hood
The 2020 Acura TLX sedan will be available with two engines options. The standard one is 2.4-liter inline-4 that is connected to the 8-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. This type of engine is capable to produce 206 horsepower with 182 lb-ft of torque. This model is only offered with the front wheel drive system. The next on the list is much stronger with a 3.5-liter V6 and is rooted to the 9-speed automatic transmission. Also, this engine will be offered with the AWD system as optional. It makes 290 horsepower with a 267 lb-ft of torque.
With the features like start/stop system that cuts engine power at red lights, the base engine will give EPA city/highway fuel economy of 23/33 mpg and 23/32 mpg (A-Spec). The stronger one with 3,5 liters provide fuel economy 20/31 mpg with the FWD), 20/30 mpg with FWD A-Spec and 20/29 mpg with the AWD.
2020 Acura TLX release date and price
The release date of the new model is set for the end of 2019. The 2020 Acura TLX sedan will have the same Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) as the current one. It will start under the $34,000 for the base model.
However, with the powerful TLX V6 engine, the price will go up to $37,000 and fully loaded SH-AWD will be around $47,000. The new 2020 Acura TLX sedan will rival models like BMW 3 Series and Mercedes-Benz C-Class.