The 2023 TLX houses a direct injected 272 horsepower* 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 CITY RATING / 31 MPG HWY RATING / 25 MPG COMBINED RATING*
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 CITY RATING / 29 MPG HWY RATING / 24 MPG COMBINED RATING*
Standard SH-AWD®, an Adaptive Damper System, and a tighter variable steering ratio sharpen the connection between your Type S and the road. An exhilaratingly potent 355-HP* turbo V6 keeps you coming back for more.
19 MPG CITY RATING / 24 MPG HWY RATING / 21 MPG COMBINED RATING*
When it comes to handling, the 2023 TLX makes no compromises. The double-wishbone front suspension and available Adaptive Damper System deliver precision handling and powerful cornering grip over almost any road surface.
The Acura chassis is mated to an equally advanced body structure, making the 2023 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.
Superior performance needs superior stopping power. The highly sophisticated electro-servo brake system derived directly from the NSX supercar is incorporated in the TLX for precision braking through corners.
Quad exhaust outlets boldly signify the power under the hood of the Type S. To help maximize the use of all that power, exclusive high-performance chassis bracing, sport-tuned Adaptive Damper System, and Brembo® front 4-piston braking system deliver handling with pinpoint precision.
Select from four unique driving modes, including individual mode, for the ultimate in personalized performance.
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.
Take charge of your direct, sport-tuned ride with a firm steering feel and a heightened drive-by-wire throttle response.
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.
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.
A level of high-performance exclusive only to Type S that sharpens throttle response, holds gears longer, and opens up the exhaust outlet valves for a satisfying engine note.
Equal parts style and performance, the new TLX Type S PMC Edition is handcrafted* by master technicians to deliver adrenaline-pumping excitement at every turn. From exclusive design elements like Y-spoke 20-in lightweight wheels finished in copper paint to three NSX-inspired premium paint choices, this first-ever Type S PMC Edition commands attention on any road.
The 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.
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.
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.
Complete your TLX with a premium paint finish in Performance Red Pearl, Majestic Black Pearl, Platinum White Pearl, Apex Blue Pearl or the Type S exclusive Tiger Eye Pearl. This durable pigment is applied in a series of tinted clear coats for brilliant chromatic color that has a deep, rich finish.
The Type S is designed to direct airflow for maximized performance. The lower front splitter helps generate downforce for more traction while the Open Surface Diamond Pentagon Grille feeds air into the powerful turbo V6. The rear spoiler and lower diffuser work together to smooth airflow and reduce lift. Sculpted for speed, the TLX Type S demand to be driven.
Each TLX is equipped with an exclusive wheel design that amplifies the spirit of this sport sedan. For a personalized edge, enhance your TLX with Acura Genuine Accessory wheels.
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.
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.
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.
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 the driver-focused craftmanship.
Premium Orchid leather seating surfaces, exclusive to the Type S, creates a boutique feeling interior that elevates the driving experience. Performance-focused Ultrasuede®-trim helps grip you in the seat during spirited drives. Experience the elevated refinement of the TLX Type S.
Heighten the feel of any drive with Iconic DriveTM Ambient Cabin Lighting. Controlled from the easy-to-reach touchpad, you can create the perfect ambience with 24 modes inspired by famous performance driving destinations and tracks from around the world such as the Pacific Coast and Suzuka Circuit.
Every TLX comes with Apple CarPlay®* compatibility, 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®.
Connect your compatible Android phone to your TLX so you can use Android Auto™* for music, texting, and navigation. Appearing seamlessly on the upper 10.2-inch full HD center display, Android Auto™* is easily controlled with the True Touchpad Interface™.
Your TLX plays host to an audiophile’s paradise. The available critically acclaimed ELS Studio 3D®* Premium Audio System delivers beautiful, music studio level sound quality from a 17-speaker surround system, including 4 ultra-slim Highline™ overhead speakers.
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.
Your TLX can be a Wi-Fi Hotspot* for up to seven devices at once for streaming, browsing and staying connected.
Enjoy the convenience of available QI-compatible wireless charging to keep your smartphone charged up.
AcuraLink®* helps you stay connected to your Acura through your smart phone. Enjoy convenient features like Remote Start, Find My Car, Automatic Collision Notification, and Enhanced Roadside Service during your three-year complimentary trial.
Your TLX is equipped with a suite of available and standard innovative safety and driver-assistive technologies that help enhance driver awareness, avoid collisions, and mitigate the severity of an impact.*
Alongside AcuraWatch, additional available driver-assistive technologies help enhance overall driver awareness from all sides of the vehicle.
Acura Genuine Accessories give you plenty of options for a bold, sport-inspired look.
Round out the utility, styling and comfort of your TLX to suit your tastes.