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Acura TL$35,705
Acura TL SH-AWD$39,255
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2012 Acura TL - Specifications & Features
Standard Standard Optional Optional
EnginesTLTL SH-AWD
3.5-liter V6Standard
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]20 / 29---
ValvetrainSOHC 4-valves/cyl.; variable valve timing (VTEC)Displacement [cc]3,471
Power [hp @ rpm]280 @ 6,200 rpmBore & Stroke [cm]89.0 x 93.0
Torque [lb-ft @ rpm]254 @ 5,000 rpmCompression11.2:1
 
3.7-liter V6Standard
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]---17 - 18 (AT) / 25 - 26 (AT)
ValvetrainSOHC 4-valves/cyl.; variable valve timing (VTEC)Displacement [cc]3,664
Power [hp @ rpm]305 @ 6,300 rpmBore & Stroke [cm]90.0 x 96.0
Torque [lb-ft @ rpm]273 @ 5,000 rpmCompression11.2:1
 
TransmissionsTLTL SH-AWD
6-speed automaticStandardStandard
Ratios: 3.59, 2.10, 1.49, 1.07, 0.75, 0.56
Final Drive: 3.72
6-speed manualOptional
Ratios: 3.63, 2.12, 1.53, 1.13, 0.85, 0.69
Final Drive: 3.84
Exterior DimensionsTLTL SH-AWD
Length [in.]194.0194.0
Width [in.]74.074.0
Height [in.]57.257.2
Wheelbase [in.]109.3109.3
Front Track [in.]63.263.2
Rear Track [in.]63.863.8
Exterior Features
4 doorsStandardStandard
Fog LightsStandardStandard
Power Door MirrorsStandardStandard
Folding Door MirrorsStandardStandard
Heated Door MirrorsStandardStandard
Power SunroofStandardStandard
Interior DimensionsTLTL SH-AWD
Passenger Vol. [cu-ft.]98.298.2
Seating Cap.55
Headroom Front [in.]38.438.4
Headroom Rear [in.]36.736.7
Legroom Front [in.]42.542.5
Legroom Rear [in.]36.236.2
Shoulderroom Front [in.]58.258.2
Shoulderroom Rear [in.]56.256.2
Hiproom Front [in.]55.755.7
Hiproom Rear [in.]54.854.8
Cargo Capacity [cu-ft.]13.112.5
Interior Features
Air ConditioningStandardStandard
Dual-Zone Air ConditioningStandardStandard
Automatic Air ConditioningStandardStandard
Cruise ControlStandardStandard
CupholdersStandardStandard
Power SunroofStandardStandard
Power WindowsStandardStandard
Rear Window DefoggerStandardStandard
Remote Keyless EntryStandardStandard
TachometerStandardStandard
Trip ComputerStandardStandard
Vehicle Information SystemStandardStandard
Garage-door TransmitterStandardStandard
Leather Seat-UpholsteryStandardStandard
Bucket Driver's SeatStandardStandard
Power Driver Seat AdjustmentsStandardStandard
Heated Driver SeatStandardStandard
Memory Driver SeatStandardStandard
Bucket Passenger SeatStandardStandard
Power Passenger Seat AdjustmentsStandardStandard
Heated Passenger SeatStandardStandard
8-way Front SeatStandardStandard
8-way Passenger SeatStandardStandard
Rear Bench SeatStandardStandard
RadioStandardStandard
Six-Disc ChangerStandardStandard
Satellite-radioStandardStandard
Wireless ConnectivityStandardStandard
8 SpeakersStandardStandard
Safety FeaturesTLTL SH-AWD
Anti-lock BrakesStandardStandard
Brake AssistStandardStandard
Stability Control (ESC)StandardStandard
Front AirbagsStandardStandard
Front Side AirbagsStandardStandard
Side-Curtain AirbagsStandardStandard
Front Anti-Whiplash Head RestraintsStandardStandard
Traction ControlStandardStandard
Tire-pressure MonitorStandardStandard
Technical Features
DrivelineFWDAWD
Xenon HeadlightsStandardStandard
Day-time Running-lightsStandardStandard
Security SystemStandardStandard
Theft DeterrentStandardStandard
Tire-pressure MonitorStandardStandard
Weights & Capacities
Weight [lbs.]3,7263,889 - 4,001
Weight Distribution61 / 3958 / 42
Fuel Capacity [gal.]18.518.5
Steering
Steering TypeRack & Pinion; power-assist
Turning Circle [ft.]38.438.4
Power SteeringStandardStandard
Tilting Steering-WheelStandardStandard
Telescoping Steering-WheelStandardStandard
Suspension
Front SuspensionDouble-Wishbone; coil springs, anti-roll bar
Rear SuspensionMulti-Link; coil springs, anti-roll bar
Front Double-wishboneStandardStandard
Rear Multi-LinkStandardStandard
Tires
Front P245/50 VR17Standard
Front P245/45 VR18Standard
Rear P245/50 VR17Standard
Rear P245/45 VR18Standard
Brakes
Front Brakes12.6 x 1.1 in. power-assisted vented discs
Rear Brakes13.1 x 0.4 in. power-assisted discs
Front Vented Disc BrakesStandardStandard
Rear Disc BrakesStandardStandard
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