2021 Acura TLX vs 2021 BMW 5 Series

Black 2021 Acura TLX in a Driveway vs Green 2021 BMW 5 Series on a City Street

Luxury and performance go hand in hand when you choose the Acura brand. The Acura TLX – an incredible option in the midsize luxury sedan class – may prove to be the perfect fit for you and your family in Maui. Find out how the redesigned Acura TLX compares to a heavyweight contender in the class with this 2021 Acura TLX vs 2021 BMW 5 Series comparison.

To help you find the right fit, the 2021 Acura TLX is available in four packages – Standard, Technology Package, A-Spec® Package and Advance Package – that each adds an impressive list of features to the spec sheet. Built with luxury and comfort at the top of the list, the Acura TLX makes room for five passengers in a cabin that provides 93.4 cubic feet of passenger space and a capable 13.5 cubic feet of trunk space – perfect for day-to-day errands.

2021 Acura TLX


2021 BMW 5 Series

272-Horsepower 2.0-Liter Turbocharged 4-Cylinder Base Engine 238-Horsepower 2.0-Liter Turbocharged 4-Cylinder
10-Speed Automatic Transmission 8-Speed Automatic
10.2-Inch Touchscreen Infotainment System 12.3-Inch Touchscreen
13.5 Cubic Feet Cargo Space 14 Cubic Feet

Differences Between the 2021 Acura TLX and 2021 BMW 5 Series

A recent redesign has made the 2021 Acura TLX more impressive than ever with next-level performance that will be on display in this 2021 Acura TLX vs 2021 BMW 5 Series comparison. Luxury car shoppers in pursuit of performance will love what the Acura TLX brings to the table with a standard 272-horsepower 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that is paired with a responsive 10-speed automatic transmission.

Armed with this mechanical combination, the front-wheel drive Acura TLX will earn 22 mpg in the city, 31 mpg on the highway and 25 mpg combined*. Equipped with Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™, the Acura TLX takes performance to the next level and will earn 21 mpg in the city, 29 mpg on the highway and 24 mpg combined*. BMW 5 Series models feature a quartet of powertrains – a standard 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder, a 2.0-liter plug-in hybrid, a 3.0-liter turbocharged six-cylinder and a 4.4-liter turbocharged V-8.

Well-equipped and ready for action, the 2021 Acura TLX possesses a smorgasbord of luxury amenities and high-tech features. Base Acura TLX models feature 18-inch alloy wheels, a 10.2-inch True Touchpad Interface™ HD infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, a 10-speaker sound system with Telford™ subwoofers, LED headlights, leatherette interior, heated front seats, aluminum interior trim and AcuraWatch™ safety technology. Available upgrades vary by the package you choose and include Milano leather interior with Ultrasuede™ inserts, heated and cooled front seats, a heated steering wheel, heated rear seats, a 10.5-inch Head Up Display, a 17-speaker ELS STUDIO 3D® Premium Audio system and IconicDrive™ LED ambient interior lighting.

Test drive the 2021 Acura TLX today at Acura of Maui!

*Based on 2021 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery pack age/condition (hybrid only) and other factors.