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.
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.
The freshly-minted TSX completely looks like a sport sedan, with intense lines and a wide, potent position. The 2014 TSX comes well-furnished with standard elements such as Xenon High Intensity Discharge (HID) headlights and a glass moonroof. With the TSX Sport Wagon model, sport-sedan styling and increased usability merge to make an ideal blend for the individuals who lead a dynamic way of life.
The 2.4-liter 4-chamber models (Sedan and Sport Wagon) include standard 17-inch, 5-spoke aluminum wheels, while split 5-spoke, 18-inch aluminum wheels are default on the TSX Sedan with 3.5-liter V-6 engine.
TSX Special Edition Sedan expands the exterior with sport-minded front, side and rear underbody spoilers.
Inside, the TSX fuses sport sedan design with welcoming comfort, with default leather seating accentuated by elegant contrasting-color sewing. An 8-way power driver's seat with flexible lumbar support and a passenger seat with 4-way power modification are standard.
For the individuals who are thinking about the purchase of a compact SUV - yet value the greater fuel productivity and dynamic execution of a sports sedan, the TSX Sport Wagon offers a lavish 66.2 cubic feet of rear cargo area (with rear seats collapsed down; 31.5 cu. ft. with the seats up), enabling the Sport Wagon to fit huge items such as large boxes, furniture, bikes, four full-size golf packs or surfboards.