Archive | November, 2014

Photo: Amy Stewart

Happy Hour and Happy Thanksgiving

The Leith Cars family reminds you to always drink responsibly and don’t partake in these recipes if you’re driving to or from your Thanksgiving gathering. All of us here at Leith Cars are getting excited about Thanksgiving this Thursday. In terms of no-strings-attached holidays, there’s nothing better than an occasion that just asks you to […]

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2014 LA Auto Show: 2015 ILX Update

Here’s the updated 2015 ILX we’ve been waiting for. Revealed at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show this week, the new ILX receives a new-to-it powertrain. Acura is taking the 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine found in the base TLX and replacing the ILX’s 2.0-liter engine. This new engine makes 201 horsepower and 180 pound-feet of torque, […]

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Flashback to 1990: Road & Track Reviews the NSX

Hello and welcome. If you’re reading this, you’ve stumbled through a wrinkle in time and are now back in the year 1990. All the cool kids carry Walkman cassette players, Chuck E. Cheese is still a thing, and Honda has just released an exciting experimental sports car through their off-shoot division, Acura. You find yourself […]

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The Acura MDX Gets a Nod

A nod. That’s how Jerry Seinfeld reacts upon noticing the Acura MDX product placement in the latest episode of Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee. The thing is he almost doesn’t notice it, but of course he’s contractually obligated to. Even for most people, the MDX is a car you can’t help but nod at. For […]

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