2021 TLX Type S in Tiger Eye Pearl driving in the city at night

The Heritage of Type S, Reborn

The ultimate embodiment of Precision Crafted Performance arrives late June 2021.

A Legacy Of Performance Continues

Like the fastest line around a track, every turn setting up the next, the momentum of our future comes from the speed of our past. From legends like the TL and RSX Type S models, Precision Crafted Performance has always been our pursuit. Fueled by that heritage, the Type S returns in its most powerful incarnation, ready to conquer new roads.

2021 TLX Type S in Apex Blue Pearl rear view driving in a highway

PERFORMANCE

Power and Precision In Balance

The Type S is the most powerful and capable it’s ever been. A 3.0L Turbo V6 that pumps out a potent 355-HP126 through the exclusive quad exhaust outlets for a new league of performance. 354 lb-ft127 of torque transfers to the pavement by the rear-biased Super Handling All-Wheel Drive (SH-AWD®). A sport-tuned Adaptive Damper System and high-performance chassis bracing means all that power can be driven with radical precision.

2021 TLX Type S wheels
AGILITY

Master The Apex

The Type S is born to amp your adrenaline levels. Large Brembo® front brake calipers paired with upsized rotors help you shed speed. Available NSX-inspired lightweight Y-spoke wheels wrapped in high-performance Pirelli summer tires reduce unsprung weight at all four corners, for a drive that feels precision crafted down to the ounce.

DESIGN

Beauty And Function

2021 TLX Type S cabin with Orchid interior
2021 TLX Type S in Tiger Eye Pearl driving, front view
2021 TLX Type S in Tiger Eye Pearl 3/4 passenger side
2021 TLX Type S carbon fiber cabin detail
Sport Cabin Aerodynamics Exclusive Design Carbon Fiber
Sport Cabin

The Type S is as refined and driver-focused as ever. With Ultrasuede®-trimmed seats and the flat-bottom sport steering wheel, the interior feels athletic and purpose-built. Select the Orchid leather, exclusive to the Type S, to create a boutique feeling interior that indulges the senses beyond what performance can do alone.

Shown: TLX Type S with Orchid interior and Acura Genuine Accessories.
Aerodynamics

The Type S is designed to direct airflow for maximized performance. The lower front splitter helps generate downforce for more traction while the Open Surface Diamond Pentagon Grille feeds air into the powerful turbo V6. The rear spoiler and lower diffuser work together to smooth airflow and reduce lift. Sculpted for speed, the TLX Type S arrives late June 2021.*

Shown: TLX Type S with High-Performance Wheel & Tire package in Tiger Eye Pearl and Acura Genuine Accessories.
Exclusive Design

Type S is visually and audibly aggressive for an immersive performance experience. Quad outlets, reminiscent of the 2008 TL Type S, finish the new valved exhaust system. Tiger Eye Pearl premium paint, exclusive to Type S, beautifully compliments the larger and wider Shark Gray wheels wrapped in performance tires.

Shown: TLX Type S with High-Performance Wheel & Tire package in Tiger Eye Pearl and Acura Genuine Accessories.
Carbon Fiber

Track-inspired carbon fiber enhancements available from Acura Genuine Accessories give the Type S a sharper edge. The available carbon fiber decklid spoiler and rear diffuser embolden the aggressive exterior. Available interior carbon fiber trim entices you to unleash the full power of the Type S.

Shown: TLX Type S with Orchid interior and Acura Genuine Accessories.

Choose Your Exhilaration

Experience the TLX Type S or the TLX Type S with the High-Performance Wheel & Tire package for the ultimate precision crafted performance. TLX Type S is coming in limited quantities. Build one today and request a quote or contact your Acura dealer to be one of the first in line.

2021 TLX Type S in Apex Blue Pearl

Starting at $52,300*

2021 TLX Type S in Modern Steel Metallic

Starting at $53,100*

2022 MDX Type S rear 3/4 view in Tiger Eye Pearl

Prepare For The MDX Type S

Engineered to be the most thrilling SUV in Acura history, the MDX Type S will be unlike anything before it. Featuring a 355-HP126 3.0L turbo V6, rear-biased SH-AWD®, and an exclusive performance suspension, this Type S is tailored for the driver who accepts no compromises. Arriving soon.

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