2020 Acura TLX

2020 Acura TLX

2020 Honda Accord

2020 Honda Accord

2020 Acura TLX


2020 Honda Accord


206-hp 2.4L I-4 engine

Standard Engine

192-hp 1.5L Intercooled Turbo I-4 engine
290-hp 3.5L V6 engine

Highest Engine Upgrade

252-hp 2.0L VTEC® Turbo I-4 engine
8-speed dual clutch transmission


CVT transmission

All-Wheel Drive

Not Available

Basic Warranty

3 year/36,000 mile

2020 Acura TLX vs. 2020 Honda Accord

When it comes time to find a new sedan for your New Haven and Fairfield drives, you may be debating between the TLX or Accord. If you are searching for a fully-loaded interior, performance specs, and a great warranty, one of these models pulls ahead of the competition. Find out which will take your Bridgeport commute to the next level as Acura of Milford breaks down the 2020 Acura TLX vs. Honda Accord.

TLX vs. Accord: Interior Features

When comparing the Acura TLX vs. Honda Accord, you’ll notice one of these sedans has superior interior features. Opt for the Acura TLX and enjoy upgraded design and luxurious interior features. Read on to explore some of the interior features you’ll enjoy in both models below:

2020 Acura TLX Standard Package

  • 3-level heated front seats
  • Apple CarPlay™
  • Android Auto™
  • Jewel Eye® LED Headlights
  • Acura Premium Audio System with 7 speakers
  • Power-adjustable driver’s seat
  • Active Sound Control

2020 Honda Accord Sedan LX

  • Push Button Start
  • Dual-Zone Climate Control
  • Multi-Angle Rearview Camera
  • Honda Sensing®
  • Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink®

TLX vs. Accord: Performance Specs

Milford drivers are looking for high-performing sedans that can deliver quick and reliable commutes. The TLX lineup manages to not only offer a larger base engine but also a larger available upgrade engine over the Honda Accord trim levels. The impressive engine configurations offered in the TLX also generates a stronger performance. Plus, Acura customers will even have access to plenty of drivetrain and vehicle assist features. Read on to see the specs for both models below:

  • Standard Engines: The Acura TLX runs on a 2.4L I-4 engine that delivers 206 hp, which provides more power than the Honda Accord. The Accord runs on a 1.5L Intercooled turbo I-4 engine that delivers 192 hp.
  • Available Engines: The Honda Accord features an available 252-hp 2.0L VTEC® Turbo I-4 engine, but you’ll have more power with the available 290-hp 3.5L V6 engine in the Acura TLX.
  • Standard Performance Features: Acura TLX comes standard with Precision All-Wheel Steer™ technology as well as Vehicle Stability Assist™ with Traction Control and Motion Adaptive Steering. The Accord doesn’t offer these features.
  • Upgraded Performance Features: When you opt for the V6 TLX, you have the option of Super-Handling All-Wheel Drive™. The Accord doesn’t have a similar AWD system.

TLX vs. Accord: Reliability and Warranty

When debating between the TLX or Accord, note that Acura drivers will have longer coverage for their sedan. With standard coverage, the Acura TLX comes with a 4-year/50,000-mile basic warranty, while the Accord only offers a 3-year/36,000-mile basic warranty. In upgrading, you’ll also find better coverage under the Acura as it offers a 6-year/70,000-mile powertrain warranty vs. the Accord model’s 5-year or 60,000-mile powertrain warranty.

Find Your 2020 Acura TLX at Acura of Milford

When deciding between the TLX or Accord, it is clear the TLX pulls ahead of the competition. Better still, you can take advantage of the available TLX Technology Package. For an intense value and a supreme automotive experience, upgrade with the latest Acura TLX. Check out our extensive new vehicle inventory here at Acura of Milford to find the perfect model for you.

*Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or destination and handling charge. Acura vehicle accessory costs, labor and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer.

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