Acura Automobiles: Acura Gives TLX Racing Spirit with New GT Package

Posted on 26. Oct, 2016 by in Acura Canada

TORRANCE, Calif. – Marking Acura’s racing heritage, a TLX oppulance sports sedan can now be customized to broach an even some-more assertive and sporty coming with a new TLX GT Package, available on all 2016 and 2017 TLX models during Acura dealers nationwide. The TLX GT package automobile will be on arrangement during Acura’s counter during a 2016 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, Nov 1-4.

Reflecting Acura’s abounding bequest in sports automobile racing, including a only finished debate of a TLX GT automobile in a Pirelli World Challenge, a TLX GT Package includes a back decklid spoiler, front spoiler, side sill garnishes and back underbody spoiler, along with an discretionary 19-inch Diamond Cut circle and tire kit.

The atmospheric five-passenger TLX delivers a mix of sports-sedan athleticism and reward oppulance refinement. TLX models broach a latest iterations of Acura precision-handling technologies – Precision All-Wheel Steer™ (P-AWS™), next-generation Super-Handling All-Wheel Drive™ (SH-AWD®), and Agile Handling Assist (AHA).

The TLX is accessible with a operation of powertrain and drivetrain options and  3 graphic indication offerings:

  • The TLX with 2.4-liter, 206-horsepower i-VTEC inline-4 with 8-speed Dual Clutch Transmission (8DCT) with torque converter, and P-AWS;
  • the TLX with 3.5-liter, 290-horsepower i-VTEC V-6 with 9-speed involuntary delivery and P-AWS;
  • and a TLX SH-AWD with next-generation SH-AWD, powered by a 3.5-liter, 290 horsepower3 V-6 and 9-speed automatic.

All 3 TLX models offer a prolonged list of customary oppulance comfort, preference and reserve features. TLX models with a 2.4-liter engine can be upgraded to a Technology Package and models with a 3.5-liter engine are accessible with a Technology or a line-topping Advance Package.

Acura’s abounding birthright in sports automobile racing includes a 2009 American LeMans manufacturer, motorist and group championships in both a LMP1 and LMP2 classes. Acura Motorsports only finished a debate of a TLX GT in Pirelli World Challenge foe with a longtime racing partner RealTime Racing, carrying achieved 10 Manufacturers’ Championships, 14 Drivers’ Championships and 78 competition victories. 

In addition, uninformed off a nearby prolongation NSX winning a North American racing entrance during a Pikes Peak International Hill Climb in a Time Attack 2 class, Acura has begun homologation contrast of a NSX GT3 automobile with skeleton to debate a newest further to Acura Motorsports in North America commencement in 2017.  

To view, build and cost a 2017 Acura TLX with GT Package revisit www.acura.com/TLX and see your local, certified play for special franchise pricing and stream offers.

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About Acura
Acura is a heading automotive oppulance nameplate that delivers Precision Crafted Performance, an strange proceed to record and pattern that creates a new pushing experience. On Mar 27, 2016, Acura distinguished a 30th anniversary of a launch as a initial oppulance nameplate from a Japanese automaker. Nearly 98 percent of a products Acura sole in America in 2015 were built in America, regulating domestic and globally sourced parts.

The Acura lineup facilities 5 core models – a RLX oppulance flagship sedan, a TLX opening oppulance sedan, a ILX competition sedan, a 5-passenger RDX oppulance crossover SUV, and a seven-passenger Acura MDX, America’s all-time best-selling three-row oppulance SUV. This spring, Acura launched a next-generation, electrified NSX supercar as a new and apex countenance of Acura Precision Crafted Performance.

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