The very known Honda premium product is heading to make a debut next year on the eastern market. The new arrival od 2020 Acura TLX Type-S will hit the market, especially because upgraded performance. According to the latest spy shots, we could notice the Type-S while testing which has very nice exterior lines. Although the details are not confirmed by the company, we could notice some changes. The heavy camouflaged prototype has revealed and this is a confirmation of the earlier statement that Acura is planning to release the Type-S in January 2020.
This will be a unique opportunity to reveal the final result of long term creation. With upper trim levels and technical investments, new Type-S will tend to be one of the serious rivals. Comparing it with Mercedes and Audi, new Acura will try to beat the competition, especially on the American market.
2020 Acura TLX Type-S Comes With More Features
The exterior of the new 2020 Acura TLX Type-S will have a unique appearance and sporty features. In additions, we could notice some dimensional changes comparing to the regular model. the Type-S will be more equipped with a boxier design. The colors will be optional also matching with genuine components inside. while backing up, there will be two corner sensors available. It will receive a signal if something is approaching near the vehicle. The materials which were in use for the structure are high quality and long lasting.
The stylish appearance will fulfill the molded logo in the front and back side. The design will be elegant with a new set of Black Wheel Lug Nuts which will be available. In the upper trim levels, we could also expect the same alloy wheels. The body side molding is nicely positioned where the side panels extend in order to help to protect your finish against door nicks and chips. It is made from durable materials with matching colors.
Cabin Changes and Techs Inside
The 2020 Acura TLX Type-S cabin will have interesting furnish, especially in higher packages. Interior will be spacious and wide, with a lot of leg room. This model will be able to receive up to five people, with all accommodation needed. As a luxury mid-size sedan, this model has more room then predecessor. The LED technology is present in all packages, and the interior has a nice lighting system. There are multiple accessories starting with all season floor mats which are specially designed for the front and back side.
We could also notice divided cargo bin and cargo hook, which will help in seedy tidy-up. In situations where the weather is not at its best and temperatures are low, there is engine block heater available. The vehicle will be able to start faster while at the same time protecting your battery and engine. There is also a feature which allows heating of the steering wheel by pushing a button. This makes driving more comfortable in freezing temps. The illuminated door sill trim will ensure the interior and door sill from the stretches.
Acura TLX Type-S Packages
The new luxury sedan will tend to receive the best modification for the eastern market. Therefore the TLX Type-S will have some of the packages available in the final offer. The packages are Technology package, A-Spec package, and Advanced package. The price will be different regarding the package the buyer chose. The main features of the Technology package are the Acura premium audio system with 10 speakers available. A navigation system with 3D and AcuraLink real time. The traffic rerouting and Apple CarPlay will go with a new MID display with turn guidance. The GPS climate control is also one of the features available so as driver safety and assistance.
An A-spec package will also have more additions compared to the previous one. The price will also be higher since this one is a more equipped option. From the outside, we could see redesigned front bumper and lower intakes, followed by 19-in shark grey wheels. At the frontal part, we could notice dark pentagon grille and extended trim with round LED fog lights. The side sill garnish is also part of the offer with matte black window trim. From the inside would expect A-spec door sill garnish and red instrument panel. The metallic trim and ebony headliner are one of the creative features which are very fancy. The safety and driver assistance is must with flush front and rear parking sensors.
The Advanced package will have more equipped features such as rectangular LED lights with decklid spoilers. There are also power-folding mirrors and windshield de-icer. From the inside, we could expect white ambient lighting and heated front and outboard seats. In addition to the heated steering wheel as well. The wireless charger will be available with a remote engine starter.
2020 Acura TLX Type-S Engine Details
The engine for new 2020 TLX Type-S will have two options. The first one will be 206-HP 2.4 liters inline 4 with 8-speed DCT which requires AWD. This engine should be able to provide 182 lb-ft of torque with the 8-speed dual clutch transmission. It’s lighter weight allows the engine to have fuel economy ratings notable.
The other engine solution is 3.5 liter 290 HP, V-6 9-speed automatic transmission. This is an optional choice for the engine with direct fuel injection and i-VTEC system. Both of these engines will have different prices according to the overall line-up.
Price and Release Date
the price for new 2020 Acura TLX Type-S will have a start price of $34000. These sporty versions are always expensive considering the fact that the engine has stronger output and equipment is based on the latest technology.
The upper trim levels with top equipment will cost more. The released date is not so close, we believe the promo material should be starting this year. The final realization should be by the end of 2020.