For 2018, the Acura TLX got a quite comprehensive refresh on its front end, making it nearly look like a complete redesign. This upgrade consisted of a brand-new three-dimensional grille, new fenders, and a modified hood. On V6 models, the rear end got a make over too, which assisted much better identify the 2 versions. Other than its tweaked appearance, the 2018 TLX got the current tech features. With all of these updates still fresh, we anticipate the 2019 TLX to show up unchanged.
2019 Acura TLX Design
Visually, we anticipate no changes when the 2019 TLX strikes display rooms. On the outdoors, it’ll likely continue with its new-for-2018 front end and grille influenced by the Acura Precision Concept, which eliminated the much-maligned Acura beak grille. Inside, the present car boasts a brand-new two-screen infotainment system, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, and an LCD driver’s meter.
If the carryover TLX doesn’t satisfy you, you may want to have a look at the 2019 ILX. There is an opportunity that Acura could revamp the ILX for 2019 and base it on the 10th-generation Civic. Then again, there are likewise rumors that the ILX will be discontinued prior to the 2019 model year, so remain tuned for updates on this.
2019 Acura TLX Engine
Another area we expect no changes is to the TLX’s powertrain. We expect its base engine to stay the 2.4-liter four-cylinder with 206 horse power. The optional 3.5-liter V6 will likewise likely stay the same at 290 hp. An eight-speed dual-clutch transmission deals with moving duties on the four-pot model, while six-cylinder versions use a nine-speed automatic. All-wheel drive is a choice on V6 models.
2019 Acura TLX Safety
In terms of safety, the existing TLX simply missed getting the IIHS’ second-highest rating– Top Safety Pick– due to the fact that of its “Acceptable” rating in the small-overlap test. The IIHS needs a “Good” rating to get approved for Top Safety Pick. With no changes expected structurally, look for the 2019 TLX to roll in with the very same scores.
2019 Acura TLX Pricing & Release Date
While there is no official release date for the 2019 Acura TLX yet, we do anticipate seeing it in the summer season of 2018. Offered there are no huge changes, we anticipate its rate range to remain close to the existing model’s variety of $33,965 to $45,765 (location costs included). The crucial competitors for the TLX consists of the INFINITI Q50, Lincoln MKZ, and the Audi A4.