A Look into the 2018 Acura TLX Trim Levels

  • 2018 Acura TLX exterior

    Acura vehicles easily provide Chicagoland drivers with the sophistication and luxury elements that they so desire from their car. The new 2018 Acura TLX trim levels do an especially thorough job of ensuring that everyone can get exactly what they want at a price that works for them, or, as MotorTrend puts it, “The refreshed 2018 Acura TLX attempts to strike a balance between luxury and logic.” Keep reading to learn a bit more about the trim levels and what each can provide.

Exciting Package Options

The 2018 Acura TLX trim levels provide drivers with more than enough package options and engine combinations to make sure every kind of driver is able to have the driving experience they want most. While each package option is unique in its own way, each one comes with the same powertrain and drivetrain configuration options.


2018 Acura TLX
The first option is a 2.4 I4 engine with 206 hp, 182 lb-ft of torque, front-wheel drive, and a Precision All-Wheel Steer system. Drivers looking for a bit more sport can opt for a 3.5L V6 engine with 290 hp and 267 lb-ft of torque. The V6 engine is available with either a Precision All-Wheel Steer system and front-wheel drive or a Super Handling All-Wheel Drive System. Now that we’ve got a good look at the engine options, let’s take a look at the available package options you can combine them with.
2018 Acura TLX Standard Interior
Standard Package – The first option is the standard, base package, which is priced at $33,000 MSRP* when equipped with the I4 engine. Along with your selection of engine, the Standard Package comes readily equipped with features you would expect to find on a top trim level for most vehicles. Interior features like a 10-way power driver’s seat with lumbar support, leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob, active sound control, and ambient car lighting keep things comfortable, while other features like HomeLink, an Acura Premium Audio System, and adaptive cruise control with low-speed follow increase safety and assist in creating an unforgettable driving experience.
2018 Acura TLX Interior Dash-tech
Technology Package – Next in line is the Technology Package, which is equipped with everything any tech lover would have on their vehicle’s wants and needs checklist. For a price of $36,700 MSRP* for the I4 engine configuration, you can experience myriad high-end technology features. In addition to everything available on the Standard Package, you can expect to find other impressive features like the Acura Navigation System with 3D view, HD radio, Song by Voice technology, ELS Studio Premium Audio with 10 speakers, an upgraded 12-way power driver’s seat with lumbar support, and much more.
2018 Acura TLX with A-Spec Package
A-SPEC Package – The next package, the A-SPEC Package, shifts gears and focuses more on providing you with a more stylish interior and exterior to pair with your powerful V6 engine. This package is priced at $42,800* with a front-wheel drive V6 engine configuration. Along with everything included in the Technology Package, stylish upgrades such as round LED fog lights, dark chrome grille and exterior trim, black window trim, 19-inch charcoal five-split-spoke wheels, gloss black rear spoiler, dark chrome taillight details, and an A-SPEC badge on front fenders and rear decklid are to be expected. The interior also gets a restyle with black leather Alcantara seating or full red leather seating, each with contrast stitching and piping, a sport grip steering wheel, red interior accent lighting, red-on-black gauges, a black headliner, metallic trims and finishes, and A-SPEC badging on the steering wheel.
2018 Acura TLX Advanced Package

Advance Package – The final package option is the Advance Package, which is priced at $43,750* MSRP with front-wheel drive V6 engine configuration. This package includes everything from the Technology Package and sets its sights on wrapping up things neatly with a few more interesting features. Such features include remote engine start with vehicle feedback; 18-inch pewter-gray machine-finished black 15-spoke wheels; body-color rear spoiler; heated rear seats, windshield, and steering wheel; trapezoid LED fog lights; and a surround-view camera system.

Take the 2018 Acura TLX for a Spin Today

The 2018 Acura TLX trim levels make sure to cover all the bases and anticipate the varied needs of Chicagoland drivers. To see these packages in person and take them for a test drive, just drop by your closest Chicagoland Acura Dealers location. We can also be contacted online for those wishing to learn more about other Acura vehicles, our financing process, or current offers.


*Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or destination and handling charge. Destination & Handling charge is $950 for sedans and $975 for SUVs. Acura vehicle accessory costs, labor and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer.

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