The 2017 Acura TLX Offers a Little Something for Everyone
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A variety of available powertrains and plenty of amazing performance enhancing technologies are just a few of the things that Daphne drivers have to look forward to with the 2017 Acura TLX. Keep reading to learn all about how the TLX provides drivers with the power and performance they really want with ease.
Powerful Engine Configurations
The 2017 Acura TLX not only provides Biloxi drivers with a powerful epicenter for performance, but it provides two unique variations of it. In doing this, the TLX is able to cater to the needs of a larger crowd by becoming the versatile sedan drivers search for. The first engine option is a 2.4L 16-valve I4 with the ability to deliver a balanced power output of 206 hp and 182 lb-ft of torque. Not to mention, this configuration remains fuel-conscious and is able to give drivers up to 24 mpg city and 35 mpg highway*.
The second powertrain configuration is built to cater to the needs of the market’s sportier drivers. True thrill seekers will love the 3.5L 24-valve V6 with the potential to deliver 290 hp and 267 lb-ft of torque at the drop of a dime. Just because this option is turbocharged and ready for action doesn’t mean it’s a gas guzzler, in fact, the engine is able to provide a healthy 21 mpg city and 34 mpg highway*.
Drivetrains and Transmissions
To provide drivers with even more freedom to choose, the 2017 TLX offers three drivetrain options. The 2.4L engine comes standard with a front-wheel drive system with a Precision All-Wheel Steer System. The 3.5L engine offers a choice between a simple all-wheel drive system or a unique Super Handling All-Wheel Drive System. Each has their perks, but will ultimately suit different kinds of drivers in different ways.Ready to check one out? You’ll like the TLX with the tech additions!
As far as transmissions go, the I4 is equipped with an eight-speed DCT with torque control and sequential SportShift paddle shifters. The V6 comes with a nine-speed automatic transmission with sequential SportShift paddle shifters.
Count on Acura Performance
Regardless of which of the many configurations you ultimately end up with, you can look forward to seeing a handful of great performance features on your vehicle. Some of these features include:
- Integrated Dynamics System
- Agile Handling Assist
- Performance Braking
- High-performance all-season tires
- Jewel Eye LED headlights
- LED-illuminated taillights, brake lights, side-mirror integrated directional signals, rear license, and Center High Mount Stop Light
Reach New Heights with the 2017 Acura TLX
There’s no doubting that the 2017 TLX has more than its fair share of excellent performance offerings. Join the fun today by making a quick trip down to Joe Bullard Acura to test drive the TLX and experience the ride for yourself. We can also be found online or contacted by phone at 251-237-9447.
*MPG – Based on 2016 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery pack age/condition (hybrid models only) and other factors.