2020 Acura Cl Redesign And Concept – 2020 acura cl
Carnal four-door is said to examination a Type S adaptation of the next-generation Acura TLX, which should go on auction in 2020.
The Acura Type S abstraction has been apparent advanced of its in-the-flesh admission at Monterey Car Week.
Acura says the new abstraction previews the next-generation TLX Type S sedan. Regular flavours of the second-generation TLX are rumoured to admission abutting year.
With its carnal silhouette, bland surfaces and aciculate creases, the Type S is latest change of Acura’s “precision crafted” architecture language.
The abstraction appearance the slimmest, and best attractive, abundance of its design pentagonal grille, as able-bodied as headlights and tail-lights with chicane-inspired graphics.
To highlight the car’s adventurous intent, the Type S abstraction is additionally adapted with a carbon-fibre boot-lid spoiler, four bankrupt tips, ample air intakes, and a rear diffuser.
The abstraction rides on 21-inch admixture auto with 285mm advanced tyres. Stopping adeptness comes address of accomplished Brembo brakes with four-piston calipers.
No chat on the Type S’ drivetrain, but Honda has said it is developing a turbocharged V6 engine, which will be absolute to Acura.
There’s no chat yet on which auto are driven, but accustomed the car’s continued advanced overhang and the adjacency of the caster arches to the abject of the windscreen, it’s actual acceptable the car runs on a front-wheel drive platform.
Given the brand’s history, and a charge to annihilate torque steer, the TLX Type S will acceptable apply an change of Honda’s SH-AWD (Super Handling All-Wheel Drive) system.
When the TLX Type S goes on sale, it will animate a nameplate that’s been abeyant for about a decade.
Between the 2001 and 2008 archetypal years, Acura awash a cardinal of Type S models in the US, including the CL coupe, TL auto and RSX auto (essentially a rebadged Honda Integra).
All featured added able engines, retuned abeyance and sportier styling.
Locally, the Type S appellation was aftermost acclimated on the final bearing of the Integra. The name was additionally acclimated on a adaptation of the Honda Civic bear awash in Europe.
In accession to the TLX Type S, Honda’s affluence arm says it is planning a additional Type S model, although it hasn’t provided any adumbration of which car it will be based on.
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