The 2021 Acura TLX Type S

August 31st, 2021 by
Exterior view of the 2021 Acura TLX Type S in Tiger Eye Pearl

While there’s plenty to love about the new 2021 TLX lineup, Des Moines drivers can expect even more luxury with the release of the 2021 Acura TLX Type S! Designed and built in the same factory as the Acura brand’s renowned Acura NSX sports model, this luxury sedan shares some of its expert engineering to deliver strong performance no matter where you go. Discover the incredible upgrades you’ll have at the wheel of the 2021 Acura TLX Type S, and then contact our team to learn more about our inventory. 

2021 TLX Type S Performance and Handling 

When you get behind the wheel of the new Acura TLX Type S, you’ll enjoy thrilling performance thanks to the standard turbo V6 engine that delivers specs of up to 355 hp and up to 354 lb-ft of torque. The Type S Acura TLX also delivers immediate precision control with the celebrated Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ (SH-AWD®) system. Since the TLX Type S is designed for a sportier ride, you’ll experience a boost in performance on the Waterloo roads thanks to the following features:

  • Integrated Dynamics System (IDS) with exclusive Sport+ mode 
  • Ultra-rigid chassis
  • Double wishbone front suspension
  • Adaptive damper system 
  • Front splitter, rear diffuser, and decklid spoiler 
  • Quad exhaust outlets
  • 20-inch wheels with performance tires 
  • Brembo® front brake calipers

Interior and Design Features

The Type S Acura TLX was created to provide a sportier option to luxury sedan drivers. Enjoy the convenience of a leather-wrapped, flat-bottom sport steering wheel, while Ultrasuede®-trim seats provide the comfort you and your passengers need for longer commutes. Plus, the sleek Type S badging and an available Light Orchid interior will provide the perfect compliment to distinct exterior styles, such as Apex Blue Pearl and Tiger Eye Pearl.

Explore the 2021 TLX Type S at Acura of Johnston

Now that you’ve read all about the incredible features and capabilities of the new 2021 Acura TLX Type S, it’s time to experience it for yourself on Cedar Rapids roads. Keep an eye out for the new Acura TLX Type S at Acura of Johnston, and talk to our finance team for answers to your questions. Apply for financing today to get behind the wheel of the 2021 Acura TLX Type S in the Johnston area!

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