Acura TLX Type S Upgrades Performance with Arsenal of Features and Technology

By Product Expert | Posted in Acura, Acura TLX, Drivetrain, New Models on Tuesday, May 18th, 2021 at 2:42 pm
Red 2021 Acura TLX Type S Front Exterior on a Bridge

What Are the 2021 Acura TLX Type S Performance Features? 

Are you looking for a luxury sports sedan that takes performance to the next level? The 2021 Acura TLX may be the perfect fit at Acura of Maui. With the expected addition of the Acura TLX Type S to the lineup, many performance enthusiasts want to know – what are the 2021 Acura TLX Type S performance features? Find out what sets the Acura TLX Type S apart with this overview by Acura of Maui.  



Acura TLX Type S 3.0-Liter Turbo V-6 Engine 

Power and performance lie at the heart of the 2021 Acura TLX Type S and it starts with a 3.0-liter dual-scroll turbocharged six-cylinder engine that is built for the Acura TLX Type S. Armed with this powertrain, the Acura TLX Type S is expected to make 355 horsepower and 354 pound-feet of torque with an eight-speed automatic gearbox. Acura Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ with a rear bias will amp up performance at every turn with upgraded handling and acceleration. 

Acura TLX Type S Adaptive Damper System and Suspension 

A nimble and exciting drive promises to be a hallmark of the Acura TLX Type S when it arrives at dealerships and a refined suspension system is an important reason why. The Acura TLX Type S employs a lightweight, rigid chassis and a double-wishbone front suspension to ensure heart-pounding performance. The Adaptive Damper System of the Acura TLX Type S will adapt to road conditions and driving style to deliver precision handling at high speeds. The Sport+ Mode will enhance the feel and performance of the brand-new 2021 Acura TLX Type S. 

Acura TLX Type S Design Features 

Not only will the 2021 Acura TLX Type S deliver thrills on the road or track – it will look the part when you get behind the wheel. The Acura TLX Type S is built for speed with an aerodynamic style that features a front splitter, a rear diffuser and a decklid spoiler. Large quad exhaust ports, 20-inch wheels with Pirelli P-Zero summer tires and Brembo® high-performance brakes complete the athletic style of the Acura TLX Type S. Tiger Eye Pearl is an exclusive paint option for the performance-tuned Acura TLX with a premium cost. 

Blue 2021 Acura TLX Type S Rear Exterior in a Tunnel
2021 Acura TLX Type S Wheel and Brakes

READ MORE: Guide to 2021 Acura TLX Interior and Exterior Color Options 


What are the 2021 Acura TLX Type S performance features? Learn more about the performance-tuned Acura TLX with this guide created by Acura of Maui. Schedule a test drive in a brand-new Acura TLX today at Acura of Maui in Kahului!