Acura TLX received the award Best Value Award

January 31, 2015 at 16:30

Business sedan Acura TLX won the prestigious Best Value Award from the company Kiplinger. The award identifies the best car that meets the criteria of price and quality.

In the research, experts studied a lot of vehicles. Winners are chosen based on factors such as price, performance, cost of ownership, security, and functionality.

New Acura TLX 2015 was named the best car in the category of “value for money” among brands of premium according to the organization “Kiplinzher.”
“Brand new TLX provides an exciting driving with impeccable style, a large inventory of premium features and, of course, the overall feeling of luxury – says Mike Akavitti, vice president and general manager of Acura. – While the line Acura sedan continues to be strengthened, they become recognizable in the market, and we are honored – to receive this recognition from the “Kiplinzhera.”

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In addition to receiving the title of “the best combination of price and quality” of the organization “Kiplinzher”, the new Acura TLX 2015 joined the list of TOP SAFETY PICK + according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).

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Acura TLX 2015 onwards – Is the first model Acura, equipped with a system AcuraWatch ™ – an extensive set of security technologies and driver assistance with advanced sensing capabilities roads and collision mitigation.


Acura NSX is the first supercar created by woman

January 29, 2015 at 20:47

Michelle Christensen fully developed the appearance of the long-awaited Japanese hybrid coupe.
Despite the fact that the debute of Acura NSX somewhat eclipsed rival Ford GT, still without a doubt the Japanese in Detroit brought one of the most iconic cars of the second decade of this century. In addition, NSX is notable for the fact that this is the first supercar, designed by the running of the fair sex. Michelle Christensen, who also designed the ZDX crossover and worked on the restyling of the sedan RLX, joined the program to create NSX three years ago, in 2012. She has created a team of eight people in the California design studio Acura. “Managers like emotions, leave the car a sense of three-dimensional space”, – says Christensen.

Acura NSX pics

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Acura NSX supercar became serial

January 27, 2015 at 21:32

The company officially introduced the Acura supercar production version of the NSX. Coupe is equipped with a hybrid power plant, which consists of a twin-turbo engine V6, located between the axles, nine-gearbox with two clutches and three electric motors. One of them is located between the transmission and the internal combustion engine. This unit helps driving the rear axle engine during acceleration and gear changes. The other two are located on the front of the motor axis and are responsible for the rotation of each wheel.
There is no information on the impact of the power plant, as well as the dynamic characteristics of the Acura NSX in failed. According to project leader Ted Claus power supercar exceeds the mark of 550 horsepower, according to the publication Car. Competitors news Klaus called the Porsche 911 Turbo (520 hp), Ferrari 458 Italia (570 horsepower) and Audi R8 V10 (525 horsepower).

Acura NSX pics

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At the Chicago Auto Show will be presented a new crossover Acura RDX

January 25, 2015 at 23:11

At the International Motor Show in Chicago, in February 12th, will be the world premiere of the new updated crossover Acura RDX. The car has received numerous fresh exterior elements.
Also, the changes will affect the interior and security systems.
One of the off-road vehicle engines – V6 with system VCM – in the process of upgrading an improved performance and dynamics.
No other details about the new product manufacturer did not specify.
At the moment, compact RDX offered in packaging arrangement Techno.
The crossover is equipped with xenon headlamps with auto-leveling, keyless entry system, electric tailgate, rain and light sensors, 18-inch cast aluminum wheels and rear-view mirrors, heated, memory function and electric.

Acura RDX pics

Acura RDX picture

Acura NSX has got supercharged V6 and three electric motors

January 23, 2015 at 01:21

In the list of key competitors Acura NSX are Porsche 911 Turbo and Audi R8 V10.
At one time, a coupe Acura NSX became the world’s first all-aluminum sports car. In the new model is based on a spatial frame, which is made of aluminum and ultra-steels.
And yet the creators claim that is used in the production of a special casting technology of metal parts, after which the material becomes stiffness comparable to wrought counterpart.
Execution of the interior of the sports car is initially expensive. From genuine leather are made not only chairs, but also the front panel with the center console and doors. In the finishing are used metal inserts and Alcantara. Most of the dashboard finished liquid crystal display, the design of which will vary depending on the selected mode of movement.

Acura NSX pics

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Acura new compact crossover coupe

January 21, 2015 at 01:10

Acura is considering the possibility of producing a compact crossover coupe.
A platform for a new crossover could serve Honda HR-V.
Head of Business Planning North American division Acura Erik Berkman said that before the leadership of the company has several new projects. In the future, the product line “Acura” may occur, in particular, the new two-door car and a compact crossover on the platform of the new Honda HR-V.
According to Erik Berkman, to think about expanding the company’s lineup forced low growth in sales volumes. Last year, the US managed to sell 167,843 of the car brand that just 1% more in comparison with the index of 2013.

Acura NSX pics

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Acura is trying to increase sales

January 19, 2015 at 20:07

Acura may start production of new models in order to increase sales.
Presenting the new sports car NSX at the Auto Show in Detroit, the automaker Acura has plans to release new models, reports Automotive News referring to the head of department of the company’s business planning Erik Berkman.
According to him, the improvement of brand car sales may contribute to the emergence of new models such as the coupe and compact crossover.
Meanwhile, Berkman said that the company is not going to “shoot” the market all new categories at once, changes will occur gradually.
According to the portal, none of the existing models of five marks until it reaches the number of sales in even one hundred thousand per year.

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