Acura

NHTSA Warns of Honda, Acura Vehicles With Extremely High-Risk Takata Airbag Inflators

By Kelsey Mays on June 30, 2016


CARS.COM — The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced today that it has identified a subset of older cars from Honda and its Acura luxury division that have driver-side Takata airbag inflators that could rupture during an airbag deployment as… Read More

NHTSA Warns of Honda, Acura Vehicles With Extremely High-Risk Takata Airbag Inflators

By Kelsey Mays on June 30, 2016

CARS.COM — The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced today that it has identified a subset of older cars from Honda and its Acura luxury division that have driver-side Takata airbag inflators that could rupture during an airbag deployment as… Read More

2015 Acura MDX, TLX Software Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on June 2, 2016

CARS.COM The problem: Affected vehicles are eligible for a software update to the audio, navigation and hands-free phone systems. The software update will enhance the graphics and functionality of affected systems. Vehicles affected by this service bulletin: 2015 Acura MDX… Read More

Automakers Recall 12 Million New Cars for Takata Airbag Inflators

By Kelsey Mays on May 27, 2016

CARS.COM — Less than a month after federal regulators announced a massive expansion of Takata airbag inflator recalls, the affected pool of cars has become a lot clearer. Automakers this week announced 12 million new Takata recalls in 12 separate… Read More

LoJack Report Shows Smarter Thieves Targeting Pricier Cars

By Matt Schmitz on May 18, 2016

CARS.COM — The downside of being among the top-selling cars is that those models also tend to be among the most stolen. Then again, they're also the most recovered. The stolen-vehicle recovery experts at LoJack just released their seventh annual… Read More

Which Cars Have the Best Stop-Start Systems?

By Brian Normile on May 11, 2016

CARS.COM — Gas prices may be low now, but fuel economy remains an important factor when buying a vehicle. One strategy automakers use to improve mileage is an automatic engine stop-start system that switches the engine off when the car… Read More

2017 Acura NSX Review

By Joe Bruzek on April 19, 2016

CARS.COM — With a gaggle of hybrid gas-electric technology stuffed under its angrily shaped body panels, the 2017 Acura NSX offers a wholly unique driving experience. Find out more in my review.… Read More

Top 10 Most Ridiculous Concept Car Features

By Matt Schmitz on April 11, 2016

CARS.COM — Auto show season is to car manufacturers what Fashion Week is to clothing designers, and concept cars are the over-the-top runway looks of the automotive industry. Outrageous, even absurd, designs are trotted out in front of the cameras… Read More

2015-2016 Acura Transmission Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on April 11, 2016

CARS.COM The problem: In affected vehicles, the end cover on the transmission leaks because of a faulty end-cover sealing gasket, which was torn during manufacturing. Vehicles affected by this service bulletin: 2015 Acura TLX 2016 Acura MDX Equipped with the… Read More

2016 New York Auto Show Winners & Losers

By Aaron Bragman, Joe Bruzek, Mike Hanley and Brian Wong on March 28, 2016

CARS.COM — Life is fast-paced in New York, and the 2016 New York International Auto Show had a downright frenetic pace. With more than 30 cars revealed to the automotive press this week, there was plenty to take in. More… Read More

2017 Acura MDX Video

By Kelsey Mays on March 25, 2016

CARS.COM — Acura is retiring its shield grille for a more upright six-sided shape, and the first car to get it is the refreshed-for-2017 MDX SUV. We got up close to the new MDX this week at the 2016 New… Read More