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What Is A-Spec?



If you’ve walked into our Acura dealership lately, you might have noticed that shiny new badge on a lot of our vehicles: A-Spec, shining at you in red and black. Is it just a vanity badge, or does it quietly communicate big enhancements in performance and luxury? Today, let’s take a look at all the advanced features you get when choosing A-Spec.

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2019 Acura RDX Wins Safety Award


At West Side Acura in Edmonton, we've made no secret of our admiration for the redesigned 2019 Acura RDX. After all, we get to drive it, so we know how its combination of technology and performance can set hearts racing. But now our 2019 Acura RDX review includes a new honor: a Top Safety Pick+ rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).  

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2019 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid Review

Powerful, efficient, and spacious, the 2019 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid brings it all to the road, and then some. This latest design showcases new colour palettes, interior wood treatments, and an NSX-derived three-motor Sport Hybrid SH-AWD powertrain that delivers 321 horsepower and an impressive 8.71L/100 km combined fuel efficiency.  

New colours expand your options

Acura expanded their 2019 MDX Sport Hybrid exterior colour palette to eight options. These updated hues include a new…
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Get Your Acura Model Serviced for a Smooth and Safe Spring Driving Experience

There are a lot of parts to your vehicle that are crucial to its performance, comfort, and safety, and we here at West Side Acura want nothing more than for you to have the safest and most satisfying driving experience possible; if you've not yet had your vehicle serviced for spring, now is the right time! With a team of skilled technicians at our service center ready and waiting to assist you however they can, you can rest assured that your beloved Acura model is in truly excellent hands.

 

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Car Cleaning Tips and Tricks for DIY Headlight Restoration

Have you ever wanted to clean your car's headlights? If yours are looking dirty and clouded with a yellow color, you probably find it more difficult to drive at night due to the lights dimming. There are ways to fix headlight problems like this one from home. You can use some simple ingredients around the house to wipe away some of the discoloration and grime.

For one, toothpaste is a great way to scrub away the cloudy look on your lights. You can take a rag and dab a dollop of toothpaste on the exterior of your headlights, then…

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Debunking Common Motor Oil Myths

Debunking car myths could be a full-time job. And one of the biggest culprits is about motor oil. That is exactly why we here at West Side Acura think that it's imperative that we debunk some common motor oil myths so you can be an informed car owner.

The first is that if your oil is black, it needs to be changed. In fact, oil will be black for most of its useful life, and this is not indicative of needing to be changed. The second common oil myth is that you should always change your oil before going…

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Acura and Amazon Launch New Documentary

In Acura News

Available on Prime Video, the new long-form documentary "This Is What We Make" follows the journey of three Amazon Launchpad entrepreneurs through the process of taking a product from concept to market. Also throughout the program, three innovation experts provide their insight and perspective.

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Spotlight on the AcuraLink Technology

 

Acura is a brand that lives and breathes intelligence. We engineer vehicles that look and feel smarter than our competition, whether it be aptitude through performance, luxury, or interior technology. Today we’re going to talk about a particularly important piece of technology from Acura called AcuraLink.


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