Acura Gets Focused
The TLX, which replaced both the TSX and TL in Acura's lineup, is Acura's direct answer to small luxury sedan stalwarts ranging from the BMW 3 Series to the Lexus IS. A quick-shifting dual-clutch
"The 2.4-liter 4-cylinder has 206 horsepower, an 8-speed dual-clutch automatic and is available only with front-drive. The combination delivers quick performance and, with its ingenious 4-wheel steering (called P-AWS, for Precision All-Wheel Steer), has a light, nimble handling feel with crisp turn-in to corners." Get more driving impressions in our 2016 Acura TLX full review.
TLX owner and KBB.com visitor G22016 had this to say about Acura's newest sedan: "From styling to luxury features through fun-to-drive, I love the car. My only negative is the miles per gallon is a bit on the low side, but I do mostly local driving so I suppose it is to be expected." Read more consumer reviews of the Acura TLX.
Front-wheel-drive TLX models include Acura's Precision All-Wheel Steer system, which improves highway lane changes, spirited cornering and parking lot maneuverability. TLX V6 models are available with Acura's Super Handling All-Wheel Drive system, which enhances high-performance driving in addition to offering the usual foul-weather traction advantages.
Build and Price
The 2016 Acura TLX starts around $33,000 and tops out at over $45,000. But those are sticker prices and you should expect to pay less. Build and price your own 2016 Acura TLX to unlock this week's Fair Purchase Price, 5-Year Cost to Own and more.
More Small Luxury Sedans
The 2016 Acura TLX is the new member of an established club that includes legends like the BMW 3 Series and Mercedes-Benz C-Class. Check out our Small Luxury Sedan Buyer's Guide to become an instant expert on all your options.