TLX vs. the Competition

You’ve come to the right place if you need help making a buying decision on a new Acura sedan! Review rankings to see how the Acura TLX and other similar sized vehicles compare in terms of performance, features, pricing, and more. Also, check out the 2022 Acura ILX for a similar sized vehicle at our Acura dealers in Dallas.

Acura TLX Top
COMPARISONS 2022 Acura TLX 2022 Lexus ES
Comparably-Equipped MSRP $38,900 $40,800
Horsepower/Torque 272/280 302/267
MPG City/Highway 22/31 22/32
Heater Seats Standard Optional
Moonroof Standard Standard
Safety Suite AcuraWatch™ 2022 Lexus Safety System 2.0+
Connectivity Apple CarPlay
& Android Auto
Apple CarPlay, Android
Auto & Amazon Alexa
Acura TLX Front
COMPARISONS 2022 Acura TLX 2022 BMW 3 Series
Comparably-Equipped MSRP $38,900 $41,450
Horsepower/Torque 272 hp @ 6200 rpm (SAE net) 255 hp @ 5000–6500 rpm
Driver Memory System Standard Available
Transmission 10-speed automatic 8-speed automatic transmission
Display Interface Acura True Touchpad Interface™ Touchpad
Safety Suite AcuraWatch™ Upgrade
Qi-Compatible Wireless Charging Standard Not available
Acura TLX Back
COMPARISONS 2022 Acura TLX 2022 Audi A4
Comparably-Equipped MSRP $38,900 $39,100
Horsepower/Torque 272 hp @ 6200 rpm (SAE net) 201 hp @ 4200–6000 rpm (40 TFSI)
261 hp @ 5000–6000 rpm (45 TFSI®)
Transmission 10-speed automatic 7-speed Dual-Clutch Transmission
Driver Assistance Features Standard
AcuraWatch™ safety and driver assistance features
Available
Front-wheel Drive Standard Not Available
Acura TLX Front
COMPARISONS 2022 Acura TLX 2022 Lexus IS
Comparably-Equipped MSRP $38,900 $39,125
Road Departure Mitigation System Standard Not Available
Adaptive Cruise Control with Low-Speed Follow Standard
(with Traffic Jam Assist)
Standard
(without Traffic Jam Assist)
Qi-Compatible Wireless Charging Standard Not Available
Display Interface Standard
Acura True Touchpad Interface™
Standard
Remote touchpad
Power Front Seats Standard
12-way
Standard
10-way (driver) - 8-way (passenger)
Acura TLX Front
COMPARISONS 2022 Acura TLX 2022 Mercedes C-CLASS
Comparably-Equipped MSRP $38,900 $41,600
Driver Assistance Features Standard
AcuraWatch™ safety and driver assistance features
Available
Adaptive Cruise Control with Low-Speed Follow and Traffic Jam Assist Standard Available
(without Traffic Jam Assist)
Heater Seats Standard
12-way
Standard
8-way
Display Interface Standard
Acura True Touchpad Interface™
Available
Touchpad
Powertrain Limited Warranty 6 years
70,000 miles
4 years
50,000 miles
*Based on 2022 EPA mileage ratings. Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or destination and handling charge. Destination & Handling charge for sedans (excluding PMC Edition) is $1,095 and SUVs (excluding PMC Edition) is $1,195.00. Destination & Handling charge for PMC Edition models and NSX is $1,995.00. Acura vehicle accessory costs, labor and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer.
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