2016 Acura TLX Ratings and Reviews

December 17th, 2015 by

Acura TLX

Reviews and ratings for the 2016 Acura TLX are out, and this sedan is winning praise from a wide range of experts, thanks to its sport-like performance and comfortable features. Experts have weighed in to praise the vehicle’s responsive four-cylinder engine and dynamic all-wheel drive. These reviewers also note that interiors offer enough tech and comfort to keep even the pickiest passengers happy. Likewise, admirable safety ratings earn high praise from reviewers across the board.


The ratings and reviews for the 2016 Acura TLX are heavy on praise for the vehicle’s offerings, which include a 2.4L I-4 engine or a 3.5L V6. The V6 offers up to 290 hp and 267 lb-ft of torque mated to a 9-speed transmission, while the I-4 offers 206 hp with an 8-speed transmission. Many reviewers loved the feel and responsiveness of the four-cylinder, while others preferred the AWD handling of the V6. The system, dubbed “Super Handling All-Wheel Drive,” offers the following abilities and perks:

  • Individual rotation of rear wheels to help with cornering

  • Correction of understeer when powering out of tight bends

  • Improved weight distribution

  • Improved handling and traction

  • And more


The 2016 Acura TLX offers comfortable and modern interiors that reviewers enjoy. Overall, these experts rate the interiors as comfortable for both long and short drives. Reviewers especially loved the list of available gadgets and tools, which includes:

  • Hill start assist

  • Heated side mirrors with reverse gear tilt-down

  • Standard Siri Eyes Free interface

  • Bluetooth phone connectivity

  • Streaming audio through seven speakers and Sirius XM satellite radio


Reviewers are particularly happy about the safety features and ratings of the 2016 Acura TLX, which rank at the top of the field. The vehicle has earned five-star ratings in every single category from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. In addition, several standard and optional safety features are available for the sedan, including adaptive cruise control, lane keep assist, blind spot monitors, and more.

Review a TLX for Yourself

Every reviewer has a different perspective, including you, which is why it is important to pay a visit to Joe Rizza Acura so that you can experience this luxury sedan for yourself. Visit us at 8150 W. 159th Street in Orland Park to take a test drive, explore financing, and discover the luxury that awaits you in a brand-new Acura today!

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