In 2013, Honda began production of the updated K24W. It was an all-new 2.4L direct injection i-VTEC gasoline engine developed as part of Honda’s Earth Dreams next-generation engine series.
The Acura TLX is a Japanese sports sedan car produced since 2014 by American Honda Motor Co. TLX – the flagship model of the manufacturer, is equipped with a front and all-wheel drive layout. To ensure maximum safety, the car is equipped with the latest electronic assistants, including an automatic brake. The car is manufactured in the USA and is a full-fledged competitor to modern leading European models sold in the North American market.
The car is equipped with a 2.4-liter engine with a capacity of 208-209 hp in combination with an 8-speed robotic gearbox, as well as a V6 3.5 engine with a capacity of 290-294 hp paired with a 9-speed automatic transmission.
For cars with 6-cylinder power units, an all-wheel drive transmission is offered as an option. Front-wheel drive cars, regardless of the type of motor, have a fully controlled P-AWS chassis with rear wheel thrusters.
Honda’s J35A 3.5-liter V6 engine was produced at a facility in the United States from 1998 to 2012 and was installed on a number of major models of the concern, including cars under the Acura brand. It was the modification of this unit that was the first to receive the VCM cylinder deactivation system.