TLX 2021 features

Wildly Refined

Shown: TLX SH-AWD® with A-Spec® Package in Performance Red Pearl

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PERFORMANCE

TLX Powertrains

TLX 2021 Full Wheel Drive Powertrain

The 2021 TLX houses a direct injected 272 horsepower108 VTEC® turbocharged engine that delivers torque down low and through the entire rev range. It’s paired with a 10-speed transmission for quicker acceleration, sharper throttle response, and seamless gear changes.

22 MPG RATING CITY / 31 MPG RATING HWY / 25 MPG RATING COMBINED105

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TLX 2021 Super Handling All Wheel Drive Powertrain

Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ (SH-AWD®) provides seamless power transitions and exhilarating agility. Enjoy the rush of high-performance cornering and the all-weather advantages of an advanced all-wheel drive system.

21 MPG RATING CITY / 29 MPG RATING HWY / 24 MPG RATING COMBINED105

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TLX 2021 Full Wheel Drive Powertrain
TLX 2021 Super Handling All Wheel Drive Powertrain
PERFORMANCE

Power Over The Road

TLX 2021 Suspension cutout view

When it comes to handling, the 2021 TLX makes no compromises. The new double-wishbone front suspension and available Adaptive Damper System deliver precision handling and powerful cornering grip over almost any road surface.

TLX 2021 Chassis

The all-new Acura chassis is mated to an equally advanced new body structure, making the 2021 TLX the most rigid Acura sedan ever. Engineered with lightweight materials, the ultra-rigid structure gives the TLX the handling characteristics of a true sports sedan.

TLX 2021 Brakes

Superior performance needs superior stopping power. The highly sophisticated electro-servo brake system derived directly from the NSX supercar is incorporated in the new TLX for precision braking through corners.

TLX 2021 Suspension cutout view
TLX 2021 Chassis cutout view
TLX 2021 Brakes cutout view
PERFORMANCE

Integrated Dynamics System

Select from four unique driving modes, including individual mode, for the ultimate in personalized performance.

TLX 2021 Integrated Dynamic System Comfort

Get into the sweet spot for those daily drives and long cruises. The available softer dampers and reduced engine noise make comfort mode a smooth ride with exceptional handling and satisfying efficiency.

TLX 2021 Integrated Dynamic System Normal

Take charge of your direct, sport-tuned ride with a firm steering feel and a heightened drive-by-wire throttle response.

TLX 2021 Integrated Dynamic System Sport

Unleash the full power of the TLX in sport mode. Take complete control in manual mode with paddle shifters and experience a more assertive shifting algorithm.

TLX 2021 Integrated Dynamic System Individual

Customize up to five vehicle performance settings to dial in shifting, throttle response, available damper settings, and available ambient interior lighting to your precise specifications.

TLX 2021 Integrated Dynamic System Comfort
TLX 2021 Integrated Dynamic System Normal
TLX 2021 Integrated Dynamic System Sport
TLX 2021 Integrated Dynamic System Individual
EXTERIOR

A Leading Edge

Acura TLX 2021 A-Spec
Acura TLX 2021 Jewel Eye LED Headlights
Acura TLX 2021 A-Spec
Acura TLX 2021
Sculpted Design Jewel Eye® LED Headlights A-Spec® Styling Premium Paint Technology
Sculpted Design

The all-new TLX commands attention. A long, sculpted hood, wider body, and a lower, athletic stance give the TLX an unmistakable road presence. The available rear spoiler and exposed dual exhaust finishers only heighten its performative character.

Shown: Advance Package in Phantom Violet Pearl.
Jewel Eye® LED Headlights

The dynamic TLX exterior comes to life with Jewel Eye® LED headlights that maintain a bright, jewel-like appearance. They cast a wide, bright white beam that mimics natural sunlight for impressive down-road visibility.

Standard on all packages. Shown: A-Spec Package in Platinum White Pearl.
A-Spec® Styling

The A-Spec celebrates performance with design detail that levels up your drive. The enhanced sport seats with black Ultrasuede®-trim, piano black spoiler, flat-bottom sport steering wheel, and LED fog lights give the A-Spec a more aggressive edge.

Standard on A-Spec Package. Shown: A-Spec Package in Platinum White Pearl.
Premium Paint Technology

Complete your TLX with a premium paint finish in Performance Red Metallic, Majestic Black Pearl, Phantom Violet Pearl, Platinum White Pearl, or the A-Spec® exclusive Apex Blue Pearl. This durable pigment is applied in a series of tinted clear coats for brilliant chromatic color that has a deep, rich finish.

Shown: Advance Package in Performance Red Pearl with Acura Genuine Accessories. Premium Paint available on all models for an additional $500.
INTERIOR & COMFORT

Design With Purpose

Flat-bottom sport steering wheel
IDS drive mode
A-Spec interior
Advance package with parchment interior.
Precision Craftsmanship Performance Design Leather-trimmed Interior Authentic Materials
Precision Craftsmanship

Immerse yourself in precision craftmanship. The TLX is refined with high-grade materials like leather, available real wood trim, and metal accents. A wrap-around cockpit puts the driver at the center of our performance-forward design.

Shown: A-Spec Package with Red interior.
Performance Design

Inspired by the Acura Precision Cockpit Concept, the TLX holds driver experience above all else. The centrally placed Dynamic Mode dial, paddle shifters, available sport pedals, and available flat-bottom steering wheel enhance the already aggressive supercar-inspired character of the cabin.

Shown: Advance Package with Ebony interior.
Leather-trimmed Interior

Premium Full-Grain Milano leather trim provides an ultra-refined feel that befits a high-end sport sedan. The ergonomic sport seats are well-bolstered for both comfort and support and are available with Ultrasuede®-trim for a performance look you can feel.

Standard on Technology, A-Spec, Advance Packages. Ultrasuede standard on A-Spec Package. Shown: A-Spec Package with Red interior.
Authentic Materials

Designed to exceed the desires of today’s premium sport sedan enthusiasts, the TLX is loaded with authentic, high-grade materials. Real aluminum accents, available open-pore wood, and available full-grain Milano leather surround you in driver-focused craftmanship.

Shown: Advance Package with Parchment interior.
AUDIO & CONNECTIVITY

Tech That Speaks Volumes

Apple CarPlay
Android Auto Integration
Acura/ELS STUDIO® 3D Premium Audio
True Touchpad Interface
Apple CarPlay® Integration Android Auto52 Integration Acura/ELS STUDIO 3D® True Touchpad Interface
Apple CarPlay® Integration

Every TLX comes with Apple CarPlay®51 integration, so you have access to your phone right on your vehicle's center display with the True Touchpad Interface. Send and receive messages, listen to music, and get directions by voice via Siri with your compatible iPhone®.

Standard on all packages. Shown: TLX with Ebony interior.
Android Auto Integration

Connect your compatible Android phone to your TLX so you can use Android Auto52 for music, texting, and navigation. Appearing seamlessly on the upper 10.2-inch full HD center display, Android Auto52 is easily controlled with the True Touchpad Interface.

Standard on all packages. Shown: TLX with Ebony interior. Google, Google Play and Android Auto are trademarks of Google LLC.
Acura/ELS STUDIO 3D®

Your TLX plays host to an audiophile’s paradise. The available critically acclaimed ELS Studio 3D®32 Premium Audio System delivers beautiful, music studio level sound quality from a new 17-speaker surround system, including 4 ultra-slim Highline overhead speakers.

Standard on A-Spec and Advance Packages. Shown: Advance Package with Ebony interior.
True Touchpad Interface

This ergonomic touchpad uses absolute positioning to let you easily control the 10.2-inch HD display. Every spot on the touchpad corresponds to a specific spot on the screen, to help you stay focused on the road.

Standard on all packages. Shown: Advance Package with Ebony interior.
AUDIO & CONNECTIVITY

Convenient Connections

Acura TLX 2021 Wi-Fi Hotspot
Acura TLX 2021 Wireless Charging
Wi-Fi Hotspot Wireless Charging AcuraLink® Connected Services
Wi-Fi Hotspot

Your TLX can be a Wi-Fi Hotspot100 for up to seven devices at once for streaming, browsing and staying connected.

Standard on all models. Shown: Advance Package with Espresso interior.
Wireless Charging

Enjoy the convenience of available QI-compatible wireless charging to keep your smartphone charged up.

Standard on A-Spec, Advance Packages. Shown: Advance Package with Espresso interior.
AcuraLink® Connected Services

AcuraLink®62 helps you stay connected to your Acura through your smart phone. Enjoy convenient features like Remote Start, Find My Car, Automated Collision Notification, and Enhanced Roadside Service.

AcuraLink is standard on all packages. Some features are only available on select packages.
ACCESSORIES

Enhance Your TLX