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TSX Will Be First Acura Hybrid Offering

Acura TSX 4-door

In brief: Honda's Acura brand will be debuting a hybrid model TSX, likely for the 2011 model year.

Vehicle in the news

Make/Model: TSX Hybrid
Manufacturer: Acura / Honda

The word

2010 Acura TSX 4-door

While the company hasn't officially announced the TSX as their first hybrid offering, unofficial reports coming from an Acura dealer and earlier promises by Acura to offer a hybrid model by 2011 seem to confirm it.

The TSX is similar to the Honda Accord, which is already slated to receive a hybrid power train, so the match seems obvious.

And so ...

Acura, being Honda's premium, luxury brand, has promised not to sacrifice luxury or performance in its hybrid models.

Photo credits: Automotive News

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