The 2015 Acura TLX is a brand-new model from the luxury brand is ready (more than ever) to take on luxury giants like the BMW 3 Series and the Mercedes-Benz C-Class. With more luxury and technological features, the new Acura TLX is ready to prove naysayers wrong. Power for our test model, the top-of-the-line Acura TLX, comes from a 3.5 liter V6 engine making 290-hp - allowing a 0 to 60 mph time of 5.6 seconds.

How does it stack up? Find out on our review of the 2015 Acura TLX.

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    • Justin Rose
      Justin Rose

      Your review was boring

      about 1 month ago
    • 2402zia
      2402zia

      Omar, you have contradicted yourself a few times. And you're boring man.

      about 2 months ago
    • Lucky Luke
      Lucky Luke

      You’re not buying Accura to be super spoty or fun to drive.
      Its Most Reliabile Luxury Sedan !!!

      about 5 months ago
    • Manny Man
      Manny Man

      6:49 hahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahaja 😂

      about 7 months ago
    • UNCLE SNAPPY
      UNCLE SNAPPY

      The missing quad or earlier tail pipe outlets were sharp. Now it looks like moms Camry in the back end. The Accord touring sport has this beat by leaps and bound on looks. Has Acura resolved the crummy transmission issues that seem to have plagued all model years so far?

      I have a 06 TL in excellent condition with 225k on it. I nickle dime the repairs when needed which most of the time is way better than a car payment. I wish the 06 had some of the newer tech features these have.

      People need to remember when you have an AWD car and only 2 tires seem worn, you have to replace all 4 tires at the same time or you'll have erratic traction or spinning of the worn tires and not the new tires. Not good!

      I'd buy an older model that has what I'm looking for that this year and newer missed as long as the transmission was worth a damn.

      about 8 months ago
    • Jason Eckard
      Jason Eckard

      RIP FLD, great review.

      about 9 months ago
    • SailorSam13
      SailorSam13

      I work for Honda Motor Company. Acura's are not built for performance. They are built for comfort and luxury. The TLX targets an older generation who appreciates refinement and low maintenance cost. I'm 34 yrs old and prefer the Accord Coupe 3.5L V6 Manual. If you want pure performance and do not mind paying top dollar for maintenance, go buy a $50+ German vehicle.

      about 2 years ago
    • Tonemack
      Tonemack

      I think the TLX is only attractive on the front end, it is kind of boring elsewhere. I'm all for late and great technology but I like it to be presented in simple form. The 2 screens can be overwhelming for some, and cause instant frustration as they can get overcrowded with information. And it's redundant that you can control certain things and see things with both screens at the same time. I'm all about options but to have the same options twice with the same results is just all for nothing. This car doesn't stand out or even gets me excited to drive it's just kinda there.

      about 2 years ago
    • Daniel Gaskell
      Daniel Gaskell

      Your graphic says the V6 comes with an 8 speed....V6's come with the 9-speed...the 4 cylinder models come with the 8-speed and also include a dual-clutch with torque converter.....

      about 2 years ago
    • Redhood
      Redhood

      I don't like your face. Your review sucked. Stop thinking about food when reviewing a car.

      about 3 years ago
    • Good Day Mate
      Good Day Mate In reply to Redhood

      lol

      about 2 years ago
    • O Jamrock
      O Jamrock

      I have one and love the dual screen. I have not experienced any transmission problems and the car is fast.

      about 3 years ago
    • Daniel Marrett
      Daniel Marrett

      Liked the review, short yes, but summed up the strengths and weaknesses of the car well. I agree that Acura is going after the value proposition in the luxury segment. That may work since Honda carries a high reliability and longevity reputation. The elephant in the room is Honda's own accord in touring trim level for substantially less. Those not "keeping up with the Joneses" nameplate conscious may choose to save the substantial price difference.

      about 3 years ago
    • xuimod
      xuimod

      This is not a very good review, its too lazy and slow. Too much background information, not enough impressions on the car itself. Up to 6:00 the reviewer doesn't talk much about how the car drives. He talks more about the car lineup, differences in trim level. And I can't believe he actually talked about why the TLX, RLX all end in the letter X..... how about you review the car you are driving instead of spending so much time on background information.

      Its a car review, please review the car.

      about 3 years ago
    • Ben V
      Ben V

      I don't know about this review- he states that if he's buying a luxury car then it should feel like one- and I agree but then at the end when he's comparing it to BMW and MB he states that the TLX is a good buy compared to the luxury competitors. I'm confused- does he think it's more like a Honda and not luxurious enough or a steal for a luxury car compared to its competition? He also thinks the new push button shift is cool earlier in the video but then dismisses it later on. I do agree that Acura's dual screen is redundant and the top screen that carries the NAVI appears to be too small from a drivers perspective compared to other rivals.

      about 3 years ago
    • Charlie_Willie
      Charlie_Willie

      I wish people would stop comparing this to the 3-Series or the C-Class. That tells me how little these car sites know about this segment. It actually competes more closely with the Nissan Maxima, Lincoln MKZ, Volvo S60 and Buick Regal.

      about 3 years ago
    • lauren a
      lauren a In reply to Charlie_Willie

      He's completely right. Acura is a tier 3 "luxury" brand, it can't compete with BMW, Mercedes, or Lexus. Heck, even Infiniti is pulling ahead.

      about 1 year ago
    • Diana Meas
      Diana Meas In reply to Charlie_Willie

      You obviously know nothing about cars too. Your comparison is completely out of point

      about 2 years ago
    • Benny Chan
      Benny Chan

      put a water bottle there, i did it when i drive a automatic simulating I'm driving manual too Lol

      about 3 years ago
    • Saintor1
      Saintor1

      So the X is for AWD ? How about the TLX 2.4 which is FWD??? Also the TSX wasn't large big enough to be a 3-series competitor? Come ON! I agree on the dual screen and lack of shifter though. But the Acura shifter is almost useless in fun compared to the Steptronic found in BMWs, specially the oldest ones.

      about 3 years ago
    • ThePinoyMamba
      ThePinoyMamba

      I just bought this car and it's super amazing the Navigation is super cool and easy to use. I just speak to it. Sh-awd super handling all wheel drive is the best there is. I feel very confident every turn and I Used to own a Lancer Evolution. This car is just so quiet and feels so luxurious. I really Recommend getting this car.

      about 3 years ago
    • Mario Eduardo
      Mario Eduardo

      time to send a text... lol

      about 3 years ago
    • Bo Han
      Bo Han

      This guy completely lacks enthusiasm in all of his reviews

      about 3 years ago
    • pew4fun
      pew4fun

      Was very interested in this car until I jumped on Acurazine and saw all the problems that owners are having with BOTH the DCT and the ZF 9 speed trans in all TLX models. Looks like Acura has a bit of a lemon in its hands. Too bad, really. Checked all the boxes for me and my family otherwise.

      about 3 years ago
    • elusivellama
      elusivellama

      How is it pretty cool that we can't see the exhaust? It's a part of the car's visual appeal. Also, that push button transmission - ugh. I was interested in the TLX because I am exploring options for naturally aspirated V6 ~ V8 AWD sedans, but honestly that push button transmission would be a deal breaker. It is just wrong.

      about 3 years ago
    • pfunk26
      pfunk26

      What about the handling???

      about 3 years ago
    • zero11010
      zero11010

      This guy is hard to watch.

      about 3 years ago
    • kidsteal
      kidsteal

      This is not a 8 speed transmission, it's a 9 speed the 8 speed is only in the 4 cyl

      about 3 years ago
    • Aaron Gao
      Aaron Gao

      Should it be a “9 speed automatic transmission ”? Provided by ZF:)

      about 3 years ago
    • Resilient
      Resilient

      I personally don't know nothing about cars, but any suggestions on what kind of car to get for a first time car owner?

      about 3 years ago
    • Jerry Gilliland
      Jerry Gilliland In reply to Resilient

      +Armenia777 If you don't mind addressing recall every month! LOL

      about 3 years ago
    • hamtaro13579
      hamtaro13579 In reply to Resilient

      nice, then test them out first, see if you like it or not. If not, think about others. 

      about 3 years ago
    • Resilient
      Resilient In reply to Resilient

      +hamtaro13579 Some car brands I've been thinking about are Honda, Toyota and Acura. Any car brand that has great leg space. 

      about 3 years ago
    • hamtaro13579
      hamtaro13579 In reply to Resilient

      +SlurPea SizeMe depends, how you wanted. whats on your list? I always wanted a mini cooper, which is on my first list. Then I got this car and loved it. haha. BUT do test others before make decision.

      about 3 years ago
    • Resilient
      Resilient In reply to Resilient

      +Armenia777 Really?! I always be running into memes on how Honda 'sucks' a lot of people told me they last a long time. I still don't understand how Honda sucks as people say they do.

      about 3 years ago
    • EcArR eCaRr
      EcArR eCaRr

      Dude you just gave the most biased review I have ever seen !

      about 3 years ago
    • l7funk
      l7funk

      I don't like it drove it don't like it.I have the 2010 TL..This is the replacement. Please Acura you guys dropped the ball on this one.Bring back the TL and call this one the new TSX.Oh and put the gear shift back.

      about 3 years ago
    • Mark Burgess
      Mark Burgess

      The 2015 Acura TLX beats BMW (easily).

      about 3 years ago