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Acura News: Are You The Acura RLX?

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William Maley

Staff Writer - CheersandGears.com

June 25, 2012

“Patent Filing” really doesn’t scream excitement or surprise usually, except when it reveals what a certain vehicle could look like. Car & Driver uncovered some images of is purported to be the new Acura RLX. And, we’re kind of hoping this isn’t the production model.

The images show the RLX getting a new front end that is very reminiscent of the current TL and ILX. The side and back is a choose-your-own design book, ranging from a a Lexus GS to a Chevrolet Cruze.

We’ll find out if the images turn out to be the production model sometime later this year.

Source: Car & Driver

William Maley is a staff writer for Cheers & Gears. He can be reached at william.maley@cheersandgears.com or you can follow him on twitter at @realmudmonster.

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dfelt    1,861

:puke:

This is pathetic, fire the designers who have no freakin idea how to build design language.

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riviera74    182

seriously just buy a Hyundai Azera!

Better yet, buy a LaCrosse or an CTS XTS instead.

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dfelt    1,861

seriously just buy a Hyundai Azera!

Better yet, buy a LaCrosse or an CTS XTS instead.

I agree buy a solid American Built car before Korean.

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ocnblu    772

SNORE. Acura used to be Legendary... now they stand for nothing but mediocrity.

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riviera74    182

SNORE. Acura used to be Legendary... now they stand for nothing but mediocrity.

How to go pear-shaped thanks to complacency, Acura edition.

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dfelt    1,861

SNORE. Acura used to be Legendary... now they stand for nothing but mediocrity.

How to go pear-shaped thanks to complacency, Acura edition.

So they are all fruity at Honda and Acura then! ;)

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I would say that the Integra was legendary, but I really do not think the rest of the lineup lived up to what it was supposed to be. While I like the pre-beak styling, there was always somthing I liked more in the segments it is in.

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ocnblu    772

I liked the Integra, but also the Legend coupes and sedans were nice, for Hondas. Also, I did like the RSX. And the NSX was one of the few Japanese classics, imo.

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