2020 Acura TLX A-Spec: A Luxury Mid-Size Sedan With Sportiness

The all-new 2020 Acura TLX A-Spec won’t gain significant upgrades. Everything will remain for the next year. It is a luxury mid-size sedan and A-Spec is a sporty trim level or an appearance package. Call it what you like. It adds black trims, unique design, larger wheels and wider tires.

Compared to the base trim level, TLX A-Spec looks faster and more aggressive. This model can be equipped with both 2.4-liter and V6 engines. The interior adds a lot of luxury, plenty of standard equipment and leather seats.

2020 Acura TLX A-Spec exterior

Blacked-Out Exterior Features

The upcoming 2020 Acura TLX A-Spec is an extremely sporty sedan. It looks better than the base model, and it adds a couple of premium amenities. It is an appearance package that will completely change the look of the mid-size sedan. A-Spec adds smoked headlights, black trims, blacked-out grille and rear spoiler.

On top of that, this variant comes with wider tires and premium 19-inch wheels. Moreover, lower diffuser, dual exhaust and LED fog lights are all offered as standard. The exterior design looks bolder and we like the piano-black rear spoiler. No doubt, you’ll love this car from every angle.

2020 Acura TLX A-Spec grille

Premium Interior

Comfort is guaranteed with the 2020 Acura TLX A-Spec. This sedan comes with so many technologies and premium amenities. For a start, you can choose between standard three-level heated seats and optional six-level. It comes very handily during the colder days.  Leather seats are offered as standard, in two different colors. That includes either Red leather or premium Black Alcantara upholstery.

White ambient lighting provides perfect feel inside the cabin during the night ride. Premium ELS Studio sound system is available and safety is another good thing about this car. TLX A-Spec adds adaptive cruise control, collision mitigation braking and blind-spot monitoring. Finally, a wireless charger hasis a standard feature. Inside the cabin you will find a lot of brushed-aluminum and chrome trims. The interior looks sleek and very unique.

2020 Acura TLX A-Spec interior

What About Performance?

This sporty package can be equipped with both four-cylinder and V6 engine options. A 2.4-liter four-cylinder is available as standard. This output generates 206 hp and 182 lb-ft of torque. On top of that, an 8-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission is available. You will also get paddle shifters and the standard FWD system.

Optional 3.5-liter V6 is producing 290 horsepower and 267 lb-ft of torque. Unlike the standard unit, powerful V6 offers a 9-speed automatic gearbox. A super handling AWD setup is being provided as standard. As for the fuel efficiency, four-cylinder is rated at 23 mpg in the city and 32 mpg on the highway. Optional V6 delivers 20/34 mpg.

2020 Acura TLX A-Spec Price and Release Date

The base TLX sedan starts at $32,500. If you want a new 2020 Acura TLX A-Spec, you’ll have to pay $39,000. That is the price of the A-Spec with a standard four-cylinder engine. If you want V6 that delivers more power, the price starts at $42,500. There is still a couple of optional equipment to load, so the price could additionally jump. New Acura’s mid-size sedan will hit the markets in three-month time.

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