For those seeking a merger of luxury and sporting performance, it would be best to consider the all-new 2014 Acura TSX Sedan and Sport Wagon. The five-passenger TSX model lineup carries over for 2014, with the base 4-cylinder TSX Sedan – featuring a Sequential SportShift 5-speed automatic transmission – at a manufacturer's suggested retail price (MSRP) of $30,635.
For added features, one could avail of Acura’s Technology Package. The TSX Special Edition Sedan features either a 6-speed manual transmission or a Sequential SportShift 5-speed automatic transmission. It also features an ebony interior with red stitching, red instrument illumination and other upgrades. The TSX V-6 with Technology Package tops the sedan lineup.
On the sports wagon side, the TSX is powered by the same engine that runs the sedan, mated to Sequential SportShift automatic transmission. It comes with a MSRP of $31,985. The Technology Package is the only available upgrade for the TSX Sport Wagon.
Coming as standard for the 2014 TSX are Xenon High Intensity Discharge (HID) headlights and a glass moonroof. The TSX Special Edition Sedan features an exterior with sport-minded front, side and rear underbody spoilers. Its interior, meanwhile, exudes a blend of sport sedan style with comfort. It features standard leather seating with contrasting-color stitching.
The TSX Special Edition Sedan features an eight-way power driver's seat with adjustable lumbar support as well as a passenger seat with 4-way power adjustment as standard.
The 2014 TSX Sedan could be powered by either a 201hp 2.4-liter inline 4-cylinder engine or a 280-hp3.5-liter V-65 -- both mated to a Sequential SportShift 5-speed automatic transmission with steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters. Coming as a no-cost option for the 4-cylinder TSX Special Edition Sedan is a 6-speed close-ratio manual transmission.