The Acura MDX Type S will be available in the dealerships soon

Acura recently announced that production of the brand new MDX Type S has begun at its plant in East Liberty, Ohio.

Type S will sit at the top of the MDX range and is advertised as a super-performance version.

The Japanese manufacturer has announced that this new model with a halo will be available in the dealerships in the near future.

It’s Acura’s strongest SUV to date, and comes with an affordable price tag.

Acura MDX Type S

It’s being built specifically for the U.S market at Acura’s local assembly plant.

“The associates at the East Liberty Auto Plant did a great job on the flagship MDX earlier this year, and it is a testament to their challenging spirit that they have created Acura’s first performance SUV model, the MDX Type S,” stated East Liberty Auto Plant General Manager Jun Jayaraman.

Acura MDX Type S

“Our team went above and beyond in manufacturing an SUV that is worthy of wearing the Type S badge, and we are very proud of the result.”

Acura MDX Specifications

MDX Type S is powered by a turbocharged engine that generates 355 horsepower. The engine is constructed in the same location at Acura’s engine plant located in Anna, Ohio.

Actually all of the Type S was designed and developed by Acura’s development center in Acura’s development center in the US at Acura’s research and development centre.

To manage the power, all Type S models come standard with an air suspension adaptive with a variety of options for driving, Brembo front brakes and big 21-inch wheels that have high-performance tires.

Acura MDX Type S

It’s the model with the halo within the MDX range, it is fully loaded with luxury features such as nine-way massage front seats, as well as a brand newly designed twenty-speaker ELS Studio 3D Signature Edition audio system.

The MDX Type S is the second Type S model to arrive in the US in addition to the well-known NSX Type S. An upgraded model of the NSX that boasts 600 horsepower is expected to come as the third.

According to Acura the MDX Type S is entering the new era of Type S models.

Acura MDX Type S

In the spring of this season, Acura launched earlier this year, Acura introduced the TLX Type S, but the one we’re anticipating is the brand-new Integra Type S, which is likely to be the fourth version released in the current Type S era.

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