Petit Le Mans: Acura leads Cadillac, Mazda after three hours

As the third hour ticked by, Simon Pagenaud led Motul Petit Le Mans ahead of Filipe Albuquerque’s AXR Cadillac and Olivier Pla in the #77 Mazda, while Jesse Krohn’s BMW headed GT Le Mans.   Prototype  Polesitter Acura Team Penske’s Dane Cameron surged into a 1.6sec lead after just one lap,

Acura MDX Prototype Previews A Sharper SUV, Teases Type S

The MDX Type S gets a turbocharged V6 and 355 horsepower. Acura pretty much nailed it with the latest iterations of the RDX crossover and TLX sedan. Both cars have been thoroughly redesigned and re-engineered to meet the growing needs of the luxury consumer. Now the three-row MDX is getting

Next-Gen Acura MDX: The Inside Scoop

Acura teased the interior of the forthcoming MDX Prototype, releasing a 44-second video that shows various parts of the concept car that’s expected to closely preview the next generation of its three-row luxury SUV. The cabin, bathed under blue and red lighting, indicates a wraparound dashboard with a similar, if

2021 Acura TLX’s New "Catcher’s Mitt" Airbag Grabs Passengers’ Heads

NHTSA has been noodling on adding an offset car crash test to its New Car Assessment Program (NCAP) for half a decade. I first discussed what is currently being referred to as the Frontal Oblique test in a 2016 “Technologue.” It involves striking a stationary test vehicle at a 15-degree

2021 Acura TLX Already Offered With Nearly $3,000 In Lease Incentives

Unfortunately, it’s still far more expensive than the outgoing model. The Acura TLX is all-new for 2021, and early indications suggest it’s an improvement over the outgoing model in nearly every way. It’s also more expensive, at least in terms of entry-level trim, and not just by a few bucks

All Future Acura Models, Even SUVs, Will Have a Type S Performance Variant

Acura’s revival of the Type S nameplate on the 2021 TLX is no flash in the pan. Affirming reports of an MDX Type S performance crossover and a smaller sedan, Acura Brand Officer Jon Ikeda confirmed in an interview with MotorTrend published Friday that there will be high-performance, Type S badge-wearing

2021 Acura RDX Gets Amped (and Orange) With PMC Treatment

Honda’s Acura luxury division is no stranger to sports cars, and the brand is dusting its lineup with just a little bit of that performance magic via PMC Editions of its vehicles — and the RDX got next. Related: 3 Things That Make the 2020 Acura MDX PMC Edition a

Acura has “desire” to move forward into IMSA’s LMDh era

Acura has revealed that it has a firm intention to continue in the top class of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship when the new LMDh prototype regulations come into force. An “intention to go forward” into the LMDh hybrid formula, which is planned to come on stream during 2022 but enforced

2021 Acura TLX Review: Subtle Changes, Big Improvements

Acura gets you, America — they know you’ve given up on sedans in favor of SUVs. But that doesn’t mean they’re giving up on you, especially since 30% of buyers still want a traditional sedan, according to the company. Acura also realizes that this means sedan buyers are now a

Meet The Acura NSX That Sold For $277,000

Prepare to spend a few minutes looking at a very nice car while scratching your chin. Yes, another Japanese modern classic has gone for a silly amount of money on auction site Bring a Trailer. Hot on the heels of a Honda S2000 and a Civic Si each selling for