Acura TLX A-Spec Acura Test Drive Reviews 

2018 Acura TLX AWD A-Spec Test Drive Review

When The Fast and the Furious premiered in 2001, Honda was the king of the tuner scene, and many gearheads still refer to the heady days of the mid ’90s as Honda’s golden-era. Its ubiquitous Civic was cheap, reliable, fun to drive, and — most importantly — easy to modify for speed. But as the fun flick about SoCal street racers evolved into a billion-dollar franchise, Honda slowly retreated from the enthusiast market, and when production of the sporty, high-revving S2000 ceased in 2009, its exit seemed complete. Honda remained practical and safe, but fun wasn’t…

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Acura Test Drive Reviews 

2017 Acura RDX AWD Test Drive Review

Our first test drive review of the 2017 Acura RDX showed that even without breaking the bank, this compact luxury crossover is on par with anything else in its rapidly growing class. Now, we get to check out how this stylish crossover stacks up against the higher end of the segment thanks to this 2017 Acura RDX AWD with Advance Package decked out with all the bells and whistles. With direct competition coming from crossovers like the BMW X3, Volvo XC60 and Lexus NX, the Acura RDX was substantially upgraded…

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2017 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid Test Drive Review

Hybrid vehicles promise more than just better fuel economy. Besides just improving fuel-efficiency and helping you save some money at the pump, hybrid vehicles promise better performance and a more comfortable ride experience. To emphasize that point, Acura is taking the word ‘Hybrid’ and adding the word ‘Sport’ in front for its new Sport Hybrid lineup of vehicles. Instead of focusing on fuel economy, Acura is playing into the fact that hybrids offer better performance and is wrapping it all in a nice luxurious package. The highlight of Acura Sport…

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Acura Test Drive Reviews 

2018 Acura TLX A-Spec Test Drive Review

Acura unveiled the all-new 2018 TLX at the 2017 New York Auto Show – but this time around the luxury brand brought along the much-anticipated Acura TLX A-Spec. The 2018 Acura TLX A-Spec takes the model towards a sportier direction and it really does go beyond than just looking sporty. “We’re enhancing the already outstanding dynamic performance of the Acura TLX by carrying our Precision Crafted Performance direction through to the exterior design,” said Jon Ikeda, vice president and general manager of Acura. “The addition of the new A-Spec further…

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2017 Acura ILX Test Drive Review

The market for compact and subcompact luxury vehicles is booming as younger buyers flock to smaller, more affordable cars without sacrificing content and technological bells and whistles, and leading the charge in this rapidly growing luxury segment is the sporty 2017 Acura ILX. Going up against cars like the Cadillac ATS, BMW 3 Series and Lexus IS, Acura’s entry-level model brings the upscale styling and features expected from a traditional luxury brand while doing so with an attainable starting price. Coming off a significant update for the 2016 model year,…

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