November 8, 2006
Acura announces new TL Type-S model
Toronto, Ontario – Honda Canada has announced the introduction of the Type-S performance model to its Acura TL luxury performance sedan line-up.
The TL Type-S uses a new 3.5-litre V6 producing 286 hp and new five-speed automatic transmission with F1-style paddle shifters, or a close-ratio six-speed manual transmission. Features include a performance-tuned suspension, firmer front and rear anti-roll bars, stiffer springs and shocks, and four-piston Brembo front brakes, along with unique exterior styling and interior trim, 10-spoke alloy wheels and quad tailpipes. The Type-S is priced at $46,300 with six-speed manual, and $47,600 with five-speed automatic transmission.