Acura is preparing CDX compact crossover

March 18, 2015 at 18:58

Honda registered in the US Patent Office name CDX, which is expected to be used for future compact crossover Acura, created on the basis of Honda HR-V. This publication reports Autoguide.
The new coupe will take place in the line of Acura on the step below the RDX. Last year, it was announced that this model will be based on Honda HR-V (under that name in Europe and the US are selling Japanese crossover Vezel) and be able to compete, for example, with the BMW X1.

Acura SUV-X concept picture

Acura SUV-X concept pics


Acura RLX Sport Hybrid SH-AWD

March 4, 2015 at 19:27

Acura revealed some details about the hybrid sedan RLX Sport Hybrid SH-AWD
Under the hood, a powerful and high-tech sedan hybrid installation is located a total capacity of 377 hp, which consumes 7.8 liters of fuel per 100 kilometers. It consists of a 3.5-liter V6 petrol engine (310 horse powers) with direct injection, working together with a 7-speed pre selective “automatic” and three motors. Lithium-ion battery is charged during braking and during operation of the petrol engine.

2015 Acura RLX SH-AWD image

2015 Acura RLX SH-AWD pics

Acura NSX: Return of the Legend

February 21, 2015 at 23:23

Exactly three years it took for the company Honda, to make the conceptual coupe NSX ready for series production in hybrid supercar version.
Debuting in 1990 Honda NSX coupe immediately became a classic example of stylish and dynamic sports car. The cars stayed on the line until December 2005 and during that time there were found more than 18 thousand fans.

Acura NSX picture

Acura NSX pics

Updated crossover Acura RDX presented In Chicago

February 19, 2015 at 16:26

Company Acura, as part of an auto show in Chicago, showed redesigned SUV RDX, which has for many years enjoyed a good demand in the local market.
Premium SUV has received an upgraded radiator grille and modern front optics. Besides Honda engineers could slightly increase the power of the motor, thus making it more economical. Planned restyling allowed refreshing the look of old RDX, thus making novelty interesting offer for fans of the brand.
In the top-end performance crossover is equipped with a 3.5-liter 6-cylinder naturally aspirated engine. Maximum engine power is 279 hp and 340 Nm of torque. It is paired with the new petrol unit works 9-speed automatic transmission.

Acura RDX 2015 picture

Acura RDX 2015 pics

Acura MDX 2015 full review

February 9, 2015 at 15:20

The company recently presented a mid-size Acura MDX seven-passenger crossover 2016 model year. The car will retain the same exterior design, but has got a new nine-diapason gear box and a list of additional options.
Inside, there is a new model of the rear-view mirror without frame, the driver’s seat Easy Entry, automatically moves back by 35 millimeters at the opening of the front driver’s side door, multimedia system with the ability to voice control Siri and output images from a rear view camera with tips in the form of lines Dynamic Guidelines.
To replace the old six-speed “automatic” came nine-transmission technology with Sequential SportShift. She weighs 30 pounds less than its predecessor and produces a gear change 25 percent faster.

Acura MDX 2016 pics

Acura MDX 2016 image

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

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.”

Acura TLX pics

Acura TLX picture

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).

Acura TLX pics

Acura TLX image

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.