Acura beak ugly. Let us know what you think in the comments below. What car commonly regarded as ugly do you find attractive. I understand acuras desire to to give its model lineup a unifying acura identity but that beak is a bust.
Another is the acura beak grille. The new tlx was an. For 2018 theyre finally ditching the beak on the tlx in favor of a.
Its fine to me. Thanks to the weird beak. I drove a new shawd version recently and liked it except for the jerky auto stop start system and the ugly power plenum beak.
Hopefully the 2018 model will solve both of those problems. One of the most controversial styling elements of modern automotive design has got to be acuras beaked front grilles. The new civic is completely ugly in my opinion at least the acura division can make something attractive.
Infiniti is the japanese bmw and acura has a beak. Acuras polarizing beak doesnt look nearly as bad next to the alfa 4c coupe. Truck grilles havent received a lot of attention but one new model is at risk of falling into the category the edsel invented.
By william stopford june 9. Automotive news always a treasure trove of interesting opinions and industry insights has finally confirmed what everyone knew. Failures include the famous ford edsel and more recently the acura beak.
So i guess you could consider this a 2018 acura tlx with a sport package. Acura cars have been ugly for years. I remember that audis large mouth bass grille initially got mixed reviews.
Even the color finish scheme is the same just thicker more ugly spokes. Was way better then some outrageous stuff out there. Also too many of their cars were obviously rebadged hondas.
The first thing you see when looking at it head on is an upside down triangle front grille flanked by two huge air dams. Acura believes that awkward looksnot drivetrain features or anything elsewere what kept buyers from flocking to the tlx reports automotive news. This car is not ugly except for the damn beak unlike the outgoing 3rd generation tl.
A lot of people myself included dont care for their huge chrome beak on the grille. Also luxury brands need to have rear or all wheel drive and acura focused strictly on fwd for too long.