New Acura ILX

December 30, 2014 at 20:04

The new model of Acura ILX had been presented at the LA Auto Show. Sports sedan will go on sale in the US market in early 2015 and will be even more productive than its predecessor. The car will be equipped with I-VTEC engine capacity of 201 hp, which works in tandem with the 8-speed transmission with double clutch.
ILX differs by dynamic and stylish appearance, which emphasizes the LED optics Jewel Eye ™ and new wheels. In addition, change the internal decoration materials, and added many new features and technologies.
Sports sedan is available in six trim levels; each model will be equipped with the most advanced set of security and support systems.
«ILX embodies the best traditions of luxury sedans: Acura is combining cutting-edge technology, athletic appearance and sophistication” – commented a senior vice president and general manager of Acura, Mike Akkaviti.

Acura ILX pics

Acura ILX picuture


Acura launched to test its first minivan

December 28, 2014 at 19:42

Model line of Acura, consisting now of sedans and crossovers, will soon join the full-size minivan. In the premium division of Honda concern they hope that they will win over customers of the Mercedes-Benz V-Class.

How will look like the novelty of the Acura is still unknown – the test prototype shown in the spy photos is wrapped in tight camouflage. However, according to some sources, a minivan will get the whole set of design solutions included in the original style of the brand.
Platform for the same van is borrowed from the popular model Honda Odyssey, but the premium version will be slightly wider and will receive sliding doors on both sides of the body.

Acura's first minivan pics

Acura's first minivan picture

Acura NSX: it all starts now

December 27, 2014 at 00:12

Not so long ago has been announced the new Acura – NSX 2016, which will be launched on January 12 in Detroit at the North American International Auto Show. The network has a long-awaited teaser, where a great view of car is combined with roaring of engine.
Without going into the technical details, the company admitted that under the hood will work together three engines at the same time – the paired twin turbocharged engine and «Sport Hybrid power unit» – the hybrid development of the Company.
After the presentation, the machine will go to the new production center in Acura’s Marysville, Ohio, where it will be released on the conveyor.

Acura NSX 2016 pics

Acura NSX 2016 image

The new Acura RLX Sport Hybrid

December 24, 2014 at 14:43

Despite the considerable delay, a hybrid model Acura RLX Sport Hybrid went on sale. The car is positioned in the US market as “the most advanced model in the history of Acura”. Acura has officially unveiled a hybrid sedan RLX Sport, without waiting for scheduled at the Los Angeles Auto Show debut. Sales 377-strong four-door car will start next spring in the US. In the motion four-wheel drive car RLX Sport Hybrid with a proprietary system Acura SH-AWD leads 3.5-liter six-cylinder i-VTEC engine with power of 310 hp and three motor at the same time – one with petrol unit drives the front wheels, while the other two are working independently from each other and rotated back.

RLX Sport Hybrid pics

RLX Sport Hybrid picture

Acura introduced new upgraded TLX at SEMA show

December 22, 2014 at 14:33

At the auto show SEMA Acura Company has recently introduced three different versions of the new sedan TLX. In particular, Galpin Auto Sports show TLX and the redesigned chassis. The car will be powered by a twin-turbocharged, as TLX GT Race Car, developed jointly by Honda Performance Development and racing team RealTime Racing. “The appearance of the car has always been important For Acura Company. We cooperated with the Galpin Auto Sports and we are very pleased that it happened as a result of this partnership, “- said the global creative director Acura Design, Dave Marek.

Acura TLX by Galpin Auto Sports pics

Acura TLX by Galpin Auto Sports picture

iManual – best electronic instructions for Honda and Acura

December 20, 2014 at 14:18

Recently for the owners of Honda and Acura vehicle became available a special application to view the User’s Guide on your smartphone or tablet – iManual. Intuitive interface, easy search and useful functionality provide quick and easy access to the necessary information on the use and maintenance of the car. iManual application is already available for download on Google Play and will soon appear on the AppStore. By serial number (VIN or number), the system determines the model, year of manufacture and assembly of the vehicle and loads the appropriate materials. By periodically update the materials through a Wi-Fi network information is always accurate and current.

Acura iManual pics

Acura iManual picture

A new generation of sedan ILX

December 18, 2014 at 14:07

The engineers of Acura Company decided to tell about the new car, which will be presented at The Los Angeles Motor Show – the next generation ILX compact sedan 2016 of model year. The manufacturer promises a serious change in appearance with an emphasis on sportiness and a new line of more powerful powertrains. Information about the new ILX is not a lot. The Company prefers to keep it in secret at the moment. It is known that the model will receive a comprehensive update design of the car due to the appearance of a sedan which will become more “harsh” and sports.

Acura ILX  pics

Acura ILX picture