A 2021 Volvo XC60 Inscription luxury compact crossover SUV with Pine Grey metallic exterior paint
Crossover & Midsize

5 of the Best Compact Luxury SUVs According to MotorTrend

Compact luxury SUVs are in high demand, dominating as the most popular vehicle on the market today. Consumers are taking notice of comfortable cruisers like the Lincoln Corsair and Acura RDX. And setting the bar high in this competitive class is the 2021 Volvo XC60. These family-friendly models provide great value with easy maneuverability, an affordable …

2020 Honda Accord Sport 2.0T
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Honda Just Got Slapped With Another Huge Recall

Honda Motor Company has announced it is recalling 761,00 vehicles to replace fuel pumps that potentially can result in crashes due to stalling. In the US that amounts to 628,000 Honda and Acura models built between 2018 and 2020. Honda says there have been no reports of accidents or injuries as a result of the …

A dark blue 2021 Buick Enclave luxurious midsize SUV driving down a highway road
Trucks & SUVs

The Most Complained About Luxury SUVs

If you are shopping for a new or used luxury SUV, the data filed on CarComplaints.com can really dial in your search. In fact, it might turn out you are considering one of the most complained about luxury SUVs without even knowing it. Let’s check out what owners have to say about the following luxury …

The 2022 Acura MDX driving through a city
Trucks & SUVs

The 2022 Acura MDX Has 3 Potential Issues

The 2022 Acura MDX was redesigned to become new and improved. As a result, it skipped the 2021 model year. The luxurious Acura MDX is built to take on rivals like the Lexus RX and Infiniti QX60, but it has three potential drawbacks to consider.  Three potential 2022 Acura MDX issues  To clarify, we aren’t …

Crossover & Midsize

How Many Miles Will an Acura RDX Last?

If you’re looking for a compact luxury crossover, then the Acura RDX is probably one of the sharpest looking and economical choices in the category. And while it might not have the same panache as German rivals like the Audi Q5 and Mercedes-Benz GLC, the RDX has thrived on its uniqueness and unrelenting reliability over …

A view of the 2017 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid SH-AWD during Sundance Film Festival
Hybrids & Electrics

The 2019 Acura MDX Hybrid Is Already a Great Used Car

With so many SUVs on the road, choosing a high-quality, used SUV can be a real challenge. However, the practical 2019 Acura MDX Hybrid SUV truly stands out against all the competitors in its class. Although according to Consumer Reports, it lacks the agility that comes with many of the European models in its class, it …

The front 3/4 overhead view of a gray 2022 Acura MDX Advance
Crossover & Midsize

Critics Are Split Over the 2022 Acura MDX

The TLX sedan isn’t the only Acura that’s getting some significant upgrades. The 3-row MDX SUV is getting a redesign, too, for the 2022 model year. But while the redesign comes with a new interior and a new performance trim, it’s inherited a problem: split opinions. Just like the 2020 model, the 2022 Acura MDX …

A red 2021 Acura TLX driving down a highway
Tips, Tricks & Trends

4 Features that the 2021 Acura TLX Shares With the NSX

The 2021 Acura TLX has been quite the force to be reckoned with since it made its long-awaited debut last year. Now in its second generation, the Acura TLX boasts a sophisticated, yet sporty look, a refined suspension, and drivetrain, as well as a potent engine choice that’s soon to be upgradeable when the Type-S …

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Why Is the Acura NSX Unpopular?

The Acura NSX has long been heralded as the “everyday supercar” that’s priced competitively and is as reliable as any of its sedan and SUV stablemates. However, since it’s second coming in 2017, the NSX hasn’t been selling well. In 2020, Acura sold only 128 units while competitors like Audi sold 281 R8s, Nissan sold …

Acura ILX seen at the New York International Auto Show at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
Sedans & Coupes

Don’t Expect Any Changes for the 2021 Acura ILX

Sometimes an automaker realizes it’s time for a change when it comes to the design, style, and features of its vehicles. And nearly every critical review online will offer an overview of “what’s new” for each vehicle in question. Acura didn’t bring too much to the “what’s new” column this year for its sporty Acura …

Trucks & SUVs

The 2013 Acura MDX is Affordable Luxury Worth Buying

Acura might not be the brand that comes to mind when making up your list of brands to test drive, but they constantly surprise many potential buyers. In fact, many forums have acknowledged the SUV for its pleasant driving experience and comfort, making it easy to see why so many people enjoy owning them. In …

Gray 2020 BMW X3 M Competition crossover parked on a racetrack.

These 2021 Luxury Compact SUVs Are Middle of the Pack Says Consumer Reports

The compact luxury SUV class has grown tremendously over the last few years. For 2021, Lexus earns praise for having the most reliable small luxury SUV, and Audi has made some impressive updates to its product lineup. Then there a few models that are mid-ranking.  We’ve made a list of the small luxury SUVs that fall toward the …

The 2021 Acura ILX Spec's infotainment touchscreen
Sedans & Coupes

The 2021 Acura ILX’s Infotainment System Is Embarrassing

If you’re in the market for a new luxury compact sedan, you might consider the 2021 Acura ILX. The automaker is known for producing some of the most fuel-efficient luxury cars. And with a rich interior and decent engine, the Acura ILX is generally a solid place to start. But the 2021 Acura ILX doesn’t …

A silver 2016 Acura ILX parked in front of a wood building with large windows and a sunset in the background
Tips, Tricks & Trends

The Best Used Acura Models You Can Buy These Days

Are you in the market for a luxury automobile? If so, it’s important to get the most for your money. So if you’re looking for a high-quality pre-owned vehicle, there are plenty of reasons to consider a used Acura. In 2019, Kelley Blue Book named the automaker “America’s Best Value Luxury Brand,” and if you …

A red Lexus NX on the track.

It’s Clear Who Should Get the Lexus NX and Who Should Get the Acura RDX

If you’re shopping for a small luxury SUV that’s still relatively affordable, you’ll probably get stuck between the Lexus NX and the Acura RDX. These SUVs stand out in the class for their curvaceous style and dependability. Deciding between the NX and the RDX may seem challenging initially, but it’s pretty clear on the type of driver each …

A red Acura RDX parked curbside.

The 2021 Acura RDX Is One Spicy Honda

Honda has earned millions of fans thanks to its focus on performance and affordability. And if you’re a Honda that wants to take things up a notch, there’s Acura. You may have a hard time justifying the price bump between brands, but the 2021 Acura RDX is one compelling option. What it’s like to drive the 2021 Acura …

Trucks & SUVs

Is the 2022 Acura MDX Worth Buying Over These Luxury SUVs?

As far as luxury midsized SUVs go, the Acura MDX has always been a formidable contender, offering both value and reliability. For the 2022 model, Acura has decided to push its flagship SUV even more upmarket. The MDX now features a completely redesigned exterior, luxurious interior, and plenty of available tech. As you’d expect, luxury …

The 2022 Acura MDX prototype parked in a patch of grass with the setting sun in the background
Trucks & SUVs

Is the 2022 Acura MDX Worth the Major Price Increase?

The 2022 Acura MDX is out and about flaunting its significant upgrades, despite not being available for sale until early next year. This gives you enough time to really consider if the new Acura MDX is worth the major price increase.  The 2022 Acura MDX is going up in price  Remember, the Acura MDX is …

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I’m Glad I Didn’t Buy a 2021 Acura RDX A-Spec

The Acura RDX is one of the most popular luxury crossovers on the market. It has a plush interior, sporty driving characteristics, and a potent, turbocharged engine that provide a great value for anyone that is looking to only spend around $40,000. The RDX is a great value proposition through and through, so much so …

The Acura RLX on display during Acura Festival Village At The Sundance Film Festival 2019
Sedans & Coupes

The Recently Killed Acura RLX Is a Great Used Buy

After just six years in production, Acura’s upscale RLX sedan is being discontinued. Acura says that it will divert the RLX’s production costs to more popular crossover models and its other sedans. The redesigned 2021 Acura TLX is expected to be vastly more successful than the outgoing RLX. Even though the Acura RLX was never …

The logo for Japanese automaker Acura can be seen on the grill of a 2007 model displayed at the South Florida International Auto Show
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Is Acura Owned By Honda?

If you’re in the market for a luxury car or SUV, then chances are that you’ve come across the Acura lineup. This Japanese brand is well-known for its renowned reputation for reliability, style, and for bringing a healthy dose of performance to the luxury table. But is Acura owned by Honda? Does Honda own Acura? …

2021 TLX A-Spec
Sedans & Coupes

The 2021 Acura TLX Disappoints in a Surprising Area

The old saying goes, “Never judge a book by its cover.” If you know a lot about cars, you know you should never judge one solely by its exterior. This applies to the new Acura TLX, according to several reviewers. In a recent review of the 2021 Acura TLX, MotorTrend said, “The TLX’s sheet metal …

A gray 2021 Honda CR-V Touring

Is the Honda CR-V a Budget Acura RDX?

Sometimes deciding between a mainstream model and a luxury one is tough, especially if you have extra money to spend. If you’re a Honda fan, you may fancy the CR-V but its luxury counterpart, the Acura RDX, is within reach too. Is it fair to say that the CR-V is a budget version of the RDX? Driving the Honda CR-V …

A green 1995 Acura Legend L
Sedans & Coupes

Cars and Bids Bargain of the Week: 1995 Acura Legend L

Though the ILX Type S is giving Acura some entry-level sportiness, the premium brand’s history is littered with other performance cars. For example, the NSX supercar, which continues today as an American-made hybrid supercar. There’s also the Integra Type R, which introduced VTEC into car enthusiast parlance. But Acura also had a sports luxury sedan …

Tips, Tricks & Trends

5 Great Luxury SUV Deals That You Should Know About

Christmas time is right around that corner and if you’re thinking about getting yourself, or your significant other, a luxury SUV, then now is great time to pull the trigger. Not only because there are some great lease deals to be had, but also because there is still a good amount of inventory on the …

Tips, Tricks & Trends

Why Did Acura Stop Making the RSX?

Acura is Honda’s luxury division that has churned out some of the best vehicles on the market for those wanting an upscale feel on a budget. In the 90s, the automaker built cars like the Legend and the Integra, which were major hits with the public at large as well as car enthusiasts. However, the …

Blue 2021 TLX A-Spec
Tips, Tricks & Trends

The Most Fuel-Efficient Acura Sedans

When shopping for a luxury sedan, there are many features to pay close attention to. For example, you may need to decide whether or not you want navigation and the premium sound system, or maybe even the head-up display. Interior and exterior colors are important, too, but if you’re going to use the car for …

Tips, Tricks & Trends

The Most Fuel-Efficient Acura SUVs

If you’re shopping for an SUV, then one of Acura’s SUVs might be on your shortlist. And, why not? After all, they are reliable, capable, and are filled with a host of tech-savvy features. But did you know that they are pretty fuel-efficient as well? Over the years, Acura has come up with some handy …