Shipping Your Acura
Top Seven Models
It takes time for newly introduced models to show up on our Direct Express Auto Transport order board. Typically, it takes two or three years before we start seeing significant numbers of newer model car shipments. For instance. the RDX is now outselling the MDX. So we expect to see the RDX eventually take its rightful place as Acura’s most popular vehicle to ship. But for the now, here’s what Direct Express Auto Transport ships the most:
The #1 Most Popular Acura to ship is the MDX
The Acura MDX received a facelift in 2016, coming with more style and equipment.
Visual changes include a new diamond grille, a more sharply sculpted hood, new front fenders with LED fog lights as well as restyled Jewel Eye headlights and new rear bumper. Standard features include electric parking brake and auto brake hold, automatic high-beam headlights, SiriusXM Radio 2.0 and four USB charging ports. The SUV is also available with the innovative three-motor Sport Hybrid SH-AWD powertrain, becoming Acura’s third model to be powered by such system. Safety is boosted through the AcuraWatch suite which includes features like Collision Mitigation Braking System, Lane Departure Warning, Forward Collision Warning, Lane Keeping Assist, Adaptive Cruise Control and Road Departure Mitigation.
The 2nd Most Popular Acura to ship is the TL
The fourth generation Acura TL debuted at the 2008 Chicago Auto Show with an impressive new look.
The aggressive and sporty design of the car makes it immediately noticed whenever and wherever. The interior has been updated to exceed current trends and consumer demands giving the car a very up market feel. The 3.2 V6 engine was replaced with a 3.5 V6 and with Acura’s most powerful production engine to date the 3.7 V6 with VTEC on the intake and exhaust valves. The TL achieved the Top Safety Pick from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), returning outstanding results from crash tests. For the 3.7 V6 version, the Super Handling All Wheel Drive (SH-AWD) comes as standard, preparing the new TL for retaining its 2006 title of “Best sports sedan with luxury touches” awarded by ConsumerSearch.
The 3rd Most Popular Acura to ship is the RDX
The Acura RDX debuted in 2018 with its third generation, being faster, with premium cabin space and first-class cargo space, as well as a host of new Acura revolutionary technologies.
Designed, developed and manufactured in America, the new RDX turbocharged will launch the fastest, best handling and most luxurious RDX ever. The new Acura RDX is powered by a turbocharged direct injection engine with a displacement of 2.0-liters, with DOHC VTEC and Dual Variable Timing Cam (Dual VTC). The maximum power is 272 hp (202 Kw) and 380 Nm (280 lb-ft) of torque.
The 4th Most Popular Acura to ship is the TSX
The new Acura TSX was launched at the New York International Auto Show on April 11, 2008.
The model improves on the previous TSX in terms of safety, fuel economy and interior features. The Acura also benefits from a dynamic facelift and a new V6 all aluminum-block engine. The TSX now comes as standard with leather seat upholstery, dual-zone climate control, driver’s power seat with memory, sunroof, Xenon headlights, and USB interface, making the TSX a strong candidate in the entry-level luxury segment.
The 5th Most Popular Acura to ship is the TLX
In 2015, Acura brought an all-new midsize sports sedan – the TLX.
It is the TL successor and it slots right between the ILX entry-luxury sedan and the RLX flagship in the automaker’s refreshed performance lineup.
The Acura TLX’s shape is defined by a low and wide stance as well as great proportions for a sports sedan. Features include a rigid lightweight body structure, hemmed rear wheel arch, aluminum components, Jewel Eye LED headlights, auto-dimming side mirrors, LED fog lights as well as two new colors – Acura Silver Metallic and Bronze-Black Pearl.
At the interior, the driver-oriented cockpit makes for a great driving position while blending new technologies like the next-gen AcuraLink with Real-Time Traffic and Traffic Rerouting makes life easier.
Mechanically, the new TLX rolls on a newly designed chassis with All-Wheel Steer and Super Handling All-Wheel Drive. The front MacPherson strut suspension and the multi-link rear one assures optimal handling along with Amplitude Reactive Dampers and Motion-Adaptive Electric Power Steering.
The 6th Most Popular Acura to ship is the ILX
The slow-selling Acura ILX received a minor facelift in 2016 hoping to push more than 18,500 units out of dealerships in the following period.
However, changes are so minimal you wouldn’t even notice. The exterior only got three more color options, jewel-like headlights on the high trim level model and redesigned rims, while the rear got new stoplights and a slightly redesigned bumper. The standard interior features remained the same and same goes for the engine. More than that, at launch, the 2017 MY Acura ILX was priced almost 100 bucks more than the previous model.
The 7th Most Popular Acura to ship is the RL
Acura have prepared for the RL an important mid-model change (MMC) which debuted in February 2008 at the Chicago Auto Show.
The 2009 RL was rebadged KB2 in the VIN codes meaning it has a redesigned chassis from the 2006 model KB1. The most noticeable changes from the previous model are the fresh new facelift along with the replacement of the 3.5 V6 engine with a new 3.7 SOHC V6. This was the most expensive mid-model change Acura has done up to date, featuring improved SH-AWD, VTEC on the exhaust phase for better torque and more hp, upgraded suspension, large diameter sway bars, more efficient bushings 18″ alloy wheels a standard. The RL also sports out new center console arrangements and an improved sequential gearbox along with a Sport mode for faster response.
Other Acura Models We Ship
CL 2.2 Coupe
CL 2.3 Coupe
CL 3.2 Coupe
ZDX Sports Coupe
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