Acura will release a crossover based on Honda HR-V

February 7, 2015 at 15:23

The Company Acura (A luxury department Honda) is preparing to fill its line with a new range of compact crossover, which will be the “home page” model in the range of coupe of the firm.
But Acura would not create a machine from scratch – it will serve as a basis for a new crossover Honda HR-V (also known as Vezel).
Vice president of the American branch of Honda John Mendel confirmed it in an interview with Wards Auto, which is the most compact in the range of crossovers.
Acura will make a new off-road vehicle from Honda HR-V, which will be released to the US market this spring.
But the version of the Acura, of course, will be more “premium” and equipped with a richer.

Acura concept pics

Acura concept picture


Acura updated MDX crossover

February 5, 2015 at 15:15

The new Acura MDX crossover of the 2016 model year is introduced. SUV received nine-automatic transmission, replacing the dedicated six-step transmission. Crossover has got some changes in the interior, including a new frameless mirror. The driver’s seat is now automatically moves back by 35 mm after opening the door in order to facilitate embarking or disembarking.
Updated Acura MDX is equipped with the same 3.5-liter V6, developing 290 horsepower. The new “automatic” weigh up to 30 kilograms lighter than the previous boxes and gear change occurs at 25 percent faster.
The former mode lever transmission was replaced with an electronic selector push-button control. In addition, the transmission can be switched using the paddle. Utility also got upgraded all-wheel drive SH-AWD with optimized settings thrust vector control.

2016 Acura MDX pics

2016 Acura MDX image

The new updated sedan Acura ILX

February 3, 2015 at 18:55

Company of Japan under the name Acura has presented restyling modification of the sedan ILX. Premiere of new items come from Japan took place at the next International Motor Show in Los Angeles. In the mass market car will be sent as early as the fifteenth year.
The new car got another bumper, a modified radiator grid, LED headlamps mark Jewel Eye, the latest tail lights and alloy wheels dimension of seventeen inches. In addition to all, will also be available and a special modification of a sedan called SPEC. In this version the new Japanese car is equipped with headlights, fog lights, and sports special skirts on the sides, a new spoiler and alloy wheels to eighteen inches.

Acura ILX pics

Acura ILX picture

New Power Acura TLX 2015

February 1, 2015 at 18:47

Last year, Japanese car manufacturers have announced the release of the new sports sedan Acura TLX, which, according to developers, will be the beginning of a new era for the family cars.

The car is equipped with a massive power units and all-wheel drive. Its body is made of high-strength steel, and the hood frame and Bar – made of aluminum. Despite the fact that the car has significant equipment, modern technology has allowed to keep his weight within 1700kg.

The heart of the new Acura TLX is a petrol four-cylinder engine, which amounts to 2.4L. It works in tandem with an eight automatic transmission. Also there is the unit volume of 3,5l (with the possibility of the transition of the cylinders in the inactive state), which works with the nine-automatic transmission. The car is equipped with a fully independent suspension.

Acura TLX pics

Acura TLX picture