For years, Acura has stood on the sidelines in the mid-size sports sedan race, leaving competitors such as BMW and Lexus to battle it out virtually unopposed. But it comes to an end this month with the all-new ACURA TSX. In keeping with Acura’s philosophy for automotive value, the TSX (well equipped for under $29,000) will be the price leader in its category. The stylish TSX comes with an iVTEC four-cylinder engine that’s capable of pumping out 200 horsepower. Unfortunately, Acura only plans to bring 15,000 of these vehicles to the U.S. this year. For more information, log on to