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Acura engineers to race four vehicles up Pikes Peak

Acura engineers to race four vehicles up Pikes Peak

Acura has a big contingent of vehicles that will be racing up Pikes Peak in the annual Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. Four of the rides will be driven and crewed by full-time Acura R&D engineers. Acura notes that this is the largest collection of competitive entries in the brand's history and the cars will fly up to the mountain on June 30.

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The secret to Acura’s big handbuilt TLX bet is right on the nose

The secret to Acura’s big handbuilt TLX bet is right on the nose

If the devil is in the details, then the 2020 Acura TLX PMC Edition's own particular demon is the body-finish grille surround. While it may seem strange to judge a $50,000+ super-limited-edition sports sedan by its nasal trim, it's the outsized impact the application of some massively complex red paint has which helps explain the TLX PMC Edition's whole reason for existence.

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2020 Acura TLX PMC Edition gives sports sedan the NSX treatment

2020 Acura TLX PMC Edition gives sports sedan the NSX treatment

Acura has asked the NSX supercar to share its high-tech US production facility, with a highly limited-edition run of 2020 TLX PMC Edition sports sedans set to roll off the line. Making its debut at the New York auto show next week, it'll be a hand-crafted version of the regular TLX, and the start of a new series of PMC Edition cars.

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2019 Acura NSX First Drive: Soul Upgrade

2019 Acura NSX First Drive: Soul Upgrade

If exclusivity is your lodestar when you're buying a supercar, then on a dollar basis the 2019 Acura NSX should probably be your first port of call. The Japanese automaker's resurrection of the iconic sports car may have been around since 2016, but - despite widespread acclaim - this second-generation car has sold in unexpectedly rare numbers.

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2019 Acura ILX first drive: Distinctively safer

2019 Acura ILX first drive: Distinctively safer

The 2019 Acura ILX means more than just the automaker's latest attempt to instill "Precision Crafted Performance" into the small luxury category. For Acura, it's the culmination of a design reinvention intended to make its cars more distinctive, more memorable, and more appealing.

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Five electric cars I’m surprised don’t exist yet

Five electric cars I’m surprised don’t exist yet

Electrification is in fashion now, but there’s still plenty of room for EVs to catch up with their gas-burning brethren. While Tesla may have led the charge in electric luxury, while Nissan, Chevrolet, and others have focused on the entry-level, the pickings are still rich for vehicles taking advantage of electric motors’ instantaneous torque, zero emissions, and design flexibility.

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The Top 6 Supercars for Under $200k

The Top 6 Supercars for Under $200k

The car world is abuzz with record-breaking hypercars such as the Bugatti Chiron, Pagani Huayra BC, Koenigsegg Agera RS, Porsche 918, and Ferrari LaFerrari. But there’s a problem. All these speed demons will cost you upwards of $1M. Unless you’re a tech billionaire or the heir to a trillion-dollar oil-rich dominion in the Middle East, hypercars are not what you would call ‘affordable’ in the purest sense of the word.

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2019 Acura ILX gains AcuraWatch safety tech, Android Auto and CarPlay

2019 Acura ILX gains AcuraWatch safety tech, Android Auto and CarPlay

The 2019 Acura ILX has been revealed, closing the loop on the premium automaker's range of cars and SUVs with the latest design language and active safety tech. The refreshed 2019 ILX most notably adopts the new Acura snout, the Diamond Pentagon Grille, which we first saw previewed on the Acura Precision Concept.

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5 ways Acura changed the 2019 NSX

5 ways Acura changed the 2019 NSX

Acura's second-generation NSX tried the impossible: a supercar that was not only usable every day, but without headaches or frustrations along the way. If in the process it sacrificed a little drama in the name of accessibility, the 2019 NSX nudges things back in the right direction. A series of focused changes could pay big dividends to the hybrid coupe.

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2019 Acura NSX gets stiffer, feistier and more striking

2019 Acura NSX gets stiffer, feistier and more striking

Acura's potent hybrid sports car is getting a refresh, with the 2019 Acura NSX making its debut at Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance this year. Promising new styling, a more upscale interior as standard, and performance improvements courtesy of chassis upgrades, it should leave the NSX even more capable.

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2019 Acura MDX lands with new interior options and A-Spec package

2019 Acura MDX lands with new interior options and A-Spec package

Acura has announced that the 2019 MDX has landed in dealerships. The 2019 version of the 3-row SUV packs some notable changes for fans of the car. One of those changes is the appearance of an A-Spec sport appearance package available for the firs time. That A-Spec package includes SH-AWD and has a more athletic stance thanks to half-inch wider than stock 20-inch wheels.

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2019 Acura RDX gets $37,300 starting price and EPA economy ratings

2019 Acura RDX gets $37,300 starting price and EPA economy ratings

Acura has priced up the 2019 RDX, arguably the most important vehicle in its line-up, as the premium best-seller hits its third generation to stave off SUV competition. To do it, Acura has revamped the RDX from the platform up, with a new turbocharged engine and a completely reworked infotainment system.

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