2021 Acura TLX vs 2021 Acura TLX Advance

Acura TLX

  • Standard Engine2.0L Turbo I4
  • Horsepower272 hp
  • MPG (city/hwy) *22 / 31
  • Seats5
  • Parking AssistanceAvailable on Other Styles
  • UpholsteryLeatherette

Acura TLX Advance

  • Standard Engine2.0L Turbo I4
  • Horsepower272 hp
  • MPG (city/hwy) *22 / 31
  • Seats5
  • Parking AssistanceStandard
  • UpholsteryPremium Leather

Specs at a Glance

The fully redesigned 2021 Acura TLX has caught the attention of many drivers. This modern sports sedan's improved performance and elevated level of comfort make it hard to beat. Let's find out how the base TLX compares to the TLX Advance.


Both of these TLX trims come standard with the same impressive powertrain. Under the hood rests a new 2.0-liter, turbocharged VTEC four-cylinder engine. It pumps out a fulfilling 272 horsepower and 280 lb-ft of torque. A 10-speed automatic transmission sends power to the wheels. While front-wheel drive comes standard, Acura's updated Super Handling AWD system is optional. You will also enjoy the sedan's Integrated Dynamics System, which allows you to choose from four different driving modes. Keep in mind that an Adaptive Damper System is found on the TLX Advance, which takes handling to the next level.


There's no overlooking the 2021 Acura TLX's powerful exterior styling. A wider body and lower stance also help the new TLX to make a bold statement. Jewel Eye LED headlights to give the front fascia a signature look. While 18-inch alloy wheels come standard, larger 19-inch alloy wheels are featured on the Advance trim.


Even the base TLX comes loaded with several premium features. Technology lovers will especially appreciate the True Touchpad Interface, which provides a 10.2-inch HD display with Apple CarPlay/Android Auto smartphone integration. Some of the other standard equipment includes heated front seats, a 10-speaker premium sound system, and a sunroof. If you crave a more luxurious ride, step up to the leather-appointed TLX Advance. A few of the key upgrades include 16-way front seats with ventilation, heated rear seats, and a color head-up display.

If you would like to test drive the new 2021 Acura TLX, contact Acura of Peoria. Our staff members make customer satisfaction a top priority.

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Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or destination and handling charge. Destination & Handling charge for sedans (excluding PMC Edition) and SUVs (excluding PMC Edition) is $1,025.00. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer.

* Based on 2020 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.

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