2018 Acura TLX Review

Nothing beats taking a stylish luxury sedan around the Mission Viejo, Laguna Niguel, and Aliso Viejo areas. If you're in the market, you've got plenty of options to choose from, but why not pick something with equal parts style and substance? The 2018 Acura TLX meets this criteria, so our team at Norm Reeves Acura of Mission Viejo is going to help you learn more by taking a closer look.

Learn all about the 2018 Acura TLX in our review to gain the knowledge you need to make your decision.

Acura TLX Interior Review

Acura TLX Trim Levels

Acura TLX Specs

The 2018 TLX comes with a few options to help you tailor your desired performance. The sedan comes standard with a 2.4L 4-cylinder engine that comes paired with an 8-Speed Dual Clutch Transmission. You also have the option of including the 3.5L V6 engine and a 9-Speed Automatic Transmission. The V6 TLX features Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ that provides superior control no matter the terrain.




2.4L 4-cylinder

206 horsepower

182 lb-ft of torque

3.5L V6

290 horsepower

267 lb-ft of torque

Media & Technology

The TLX sedan comes equipped with the 7-speaker Acura Premium Audio System which can be upgraded to feature the 10-speaker ELS Studio® Premium Audio System by choosing one of the packages. Using the On Demand Multi-Use Display™ 2.0, you can easily select your media options from the radio, CD player, or device connected through the auxiliary jack or the USB port. The sedan also includes Pandora® compatibility and even three months of SiriusXM® Satellite Radio.

The TLX sedan includes smartphone integration to the infotainment system through Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™. Your incoming text messages will be read aloud while you're driving, and they'll even be displayed when your vehicle is stopped. The TLX also features Navigation with 3D view, Traffic Rerouting™, and AcuraLink Real-Time Traffic™ with exclusive street and freeway conditions to help you plan your route accordingly.

Driver Assistance Features

At the base level, the Acura TLX comes equipped with some helpful driver-assistance features to add a sense of safety and security during your travels. The Collision Mitigation Braking System™ can detect a possible collision and it'll provide enough brake pressure to provide a window for driver interaction. The Lane Keeping Assist System and Road Departure Mitigation uses sensors to recognize the lines in the road to help keep your vehicle on track. The Adaptive Cruise Control with low-speed follow uses sensors to detect when traffic ahead is slowing down and reacts accordingly while saving you the trouble of having to brake or deactivate the system.

Review the 2018 Acura TLX in Person

Do the features and abilities of the 2018 Acura TLX sedan excite you? Why not further that excitement by taking a closer look at this sleek and stylish vehicle up closer? You can even get behind the wheel and take it out on the road to see how it feels.

At Norm Reeves Acura of Mission Viejo, we're happy to help Mission Viejo, Laguna Niguel, and Aliso Viejo on the journey towards the right car. Make a trip over to take your test drive in the 2018 Acura TLX to see if it's a great fit for you. Contact us today!

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