Acura debuted the new Acura TSX sports sedan with V6 Auto Show 2009 in Chicago. Scheduled for release this summer, the 2010 Acura TSX V6 is equipped with a powerful 3.5-liter engine, unique suspension tuning, large diameter wheels and improvement.
"The auto market may be slower, but not the Acura," said Jeff Conrad, vice president of sales Acura. "With better acceleration and handling, adds the new V6 280 hp more sporting character already sports sedan Acura TSX popular sport. "
With the introduction of a V6 Acura TSX, Acura will fill a niche in the range between the TSX four-cylinder and the all new TL performance luxury sedan. The TL is moving more upscale, after the overhaul of the 2009 model year, Acura TSX V6 aimed squarely at young buyers who want a sports sedan based on the results in a more personal.
New Acura TSX powertrain options mean buyers can enjoy the luxury performance of a 3.5L V6 with 280 horsepower VTEC ® advanced valve control system and a dual-stage induction. For maximum performance and efficiency, the engine will be coupled with Sequential Sports Shift automatic transmission Acura, with intelligent features such as Grade Logic Control and Shift Hold Control. If the wishes of the driver, sequential sport shift transmission also be controlled manually via steering wheel paddle shifters F1 ®-style.
Body / Chassis
The new Acura TSX model will include a state of the art, double-wishbone front and multilink rear suspension system to provide a great career, handling and control. To produce sportier handling, the V6 model will also use unique suspension tuning, 18-inch split five-spoke aluminum wheels, fit Michelin Pilot all-season tires. The large wheels and tires to distinguish the TSX performance of the mind, as slightly modified front fascia and the V6 badge on the trunk.
The Acura TSX V6 model will be generously equipped with the latest advances in security technology and is designed to achieve the highest marks in the government (NHTSA) and independent testing crash (IIHS) - including IIHS SELECTION maximum security meeting.
Like all Acura models, the new TSX will have an exceptional level of standard equipment, including leather interior, power sunroof, automatic climate control, premium audio system with seven speakers, CD player, an AM tuner / FM, XM Satellite Radio ®, Bluetooth ® HandsFreeLink ®, USB port and AUX interface music and more.
The introduction of the Acura TSX V6 Auto Fair in Chicago is the first step in a series of breakthroughs in the range of 2010 Acura. Almost all sedans and Acura SUV will receive significant enhancements to the 2010 model year.