Acura confirms debut of new flagship sedan in New York, RL could be rebadged as RLX

Acura RL

As reported earlier this week, a redesigned version of the Acura RL will debut at the 2012 New York Auto Show. Acura confirmed the debut today via an official statement.

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“Acura’s new flagship sedan will make its world debut at the New York International Auto Show,” Acura said in a statement. “Employing an array of new Acura technologies, including the Sport Hybrid SH-AWD system, the concept vehicle will deliver an entirely new level of performance, sophistication and comfort.”

It is widely reported that the new Acura RL will be rebadged as the ‘RLX’ continuing with the brand’s new three letter naming theme. The sedan is expected to keep its V6 engine.

2012 New York Auto Show

– By: Omar Rana