Video: 2015 Acura NSX Testing on the Nürburgring

Posted by  on July 22nd, 2014 2 comments

2015 Acura NSX at the Nürburgring

Watch the latest version of the Acura/Honda NSX prototype run the Nürburgring for the first time. With some notable exterior changes, many have suggested this could be very close to being a production model.

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Snapshot: Acura TLX GT’s New Grille

Posted by  on July 15th, 2014 2 comments

2015 Acura TLX GT

Check out this latest photo of the RealTime Racing Acura TLX GT sporting a new wireframe iteration of the Acura “shield” grille. Click here for a 1000×553 pixel image.

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Video: Acura Executive Outlines Plan for TLX

Posted by  on July 15th, 2014 No comments

Mike Accavitti, 2015 Acura TLX

Mike Accavitti, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Acura discusses the new 2015 Acura TLX and what it signifies for the Acura brand.

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2015 Acura TLX Begins Production

Posted by  on July 14th, 2014 No comments

2015 Acura TLX

Official release from Acura Media Newsroom:

All-New 2015 Acura TLX Performance Sedan Begins Production in Marysville, Ohio

07/14/2014 – MARYSVILLE, Ohio

Acura today marked the start of mass-production of the all-new 2015 Acura TLX at the Marysville Auto Plant with Acura’s new performance luxury sedan slated to land at dealerships nationwide in August. With the launch of the new TLX, more than 90 percent of Acura vehicles sold in America are now produced in America1.

Designed, developed and engineered by R&D teams in Ohio and Los Angeles, and manufactured exclusively in Ohio, the all-new 2015 TLX delivers on its advertising tagline of “It’s that kind of thrill” combining incredible sports-sedan athleticism with premium luxury-sedan refinement. The new TLX is a technological powerhouse, featuring two advanced new powertrains and two next-generation Acura precision-handling technologies – Precision All-Wheel Steer (P-AWS) and Super Handling All-Wheel Drive (SH-AWD) – all delivered in a sophisticated and dynamic new exterior package.

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Acura MDX Cements Position as America’s All-Time Best-Selling 3-Row Luxury SUV

Posted by  on July 11th, 2014 No comments

2015 Acura MDX

Official release from Acura Media Newsroom:

07/11/2014 – TORRANCE, Calif.

Record sales in the first six months of 2014 have strengthened the third-generation MDX’s position as America’s best-selling three-row luxury SUV – not only in 2014, but of all time. Through June, sales of MDX are up 68.4 percent (compared to the same period last year) to 30,664 units, bringing cumulative sales of the MDX over its nearly 15-year history to 692,710 units, making it the most popular three-row luxury SUV of all time*. In fact, the MDX has topped all other three-row luxury SUVs in the annual sales rankings in every year since 2002.  Cumulative U.S. sales of MDX are anticipated to surpass 700,000 units before the end of the year.

“Luxury car buyers have spoken, and we really want to thank our Acura customers for making the MDX the clear winner among three-row luxury SUVs,” said Mike Accavitti, senior vice president and general manager of Acura Division. “MDX is the clear benchmark in its class, consistently delivering the best combination of features, function and performance that luxury buyers are after.”

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Gallery: 2015 Acura TLX Exterior Colors

Posted by  on July 10th, 2014 No comments

2015 Acura TLX in Slate Silver Metallic

The 2015 Acura TLX will be offered in 7 exterior colors:

  • Bellanova White Pearl
  • Slate Silver Metallic
  • Graphite Luster Metallic
  • Basque Red Pearl II
  • Fathom Blue Pearl
  • Black Copper Pearl
  • Crystal Black Pearl

Slate Silver Metallic and Black Copper Pearl are new Acura colors for 2015.

[Source: Acura]

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Gallery: 2015 Acura TLX

Posted by  on July 8th, 2014 No comments

2015 Acura TLX

Here are some newer images of the 2015 Acura TLX pulled from the microsite

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2014 Acura MDX Road Trip: Alberta’s Rockies Part 2

Posted by  on July 4th, 2014 2 comments

2014 Acura MDX - Icefields Parkway, Banff/Jasper National Park

Although Highway 93 was given the name Icefields Parkway for its abundance of glaciers, there are many reasons why this route is considered one of the most scenic drives in the world. Connecting Alberta’s Banff National Park and Jasper National Park, this 232 km (144 mile) stretch of road combines jagged mountain peaks, sweeping valleys, turquoise hued lakes and curious wildlife into one spectacular journey. It’s estimated that over a million people drive the parkway each year to marvel at its dramatic and diverse landscape.

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