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Acura Automobiles
  • Acura Model Chronology: 1997-1999 2.2CL/ 3.0CL
    1997 Acura 2.2CL
    01/04/2006 - Vehicle: 2.2CL/3.0CL Years Available: 1997-1999 Original Engine: 2.2-liter SOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder, 145 hp @ 5500 rpm, 147 lbs-ft @ 4500 rpm/3.0-liter SOHC 24-valve VTEC V-6, 200 hp @ 5500 rpm,...
  • 1997 Acura SLX - Specifications
    09/14/1996 - Specifications Engine Type 3.2-liter, 24-valve, SOHC, 75 degrees V-6 Horsepower, SAE net 190 hp @5600 rpm Torque, SAE net 188 lbs-ft @4000 rpm Redline 6250 rpm ...
  • 1997 Acura SLX Features
    09/14/1996 - Engineering Features SLX Premium 3.2-liter, 24-valve, SOHC, 75 degree V-6 engine X X Programmed fuel injection X X 4-speed automatic with lock-up torque converter (in 2nd, ...
  • 1997 Acura SLX - Introduction
    08/23/1996 - Introduction A year ago, the 1996 Acura SLX became the first off-road capable vehicles offered by a luxury import nameplate in the United States. The SLX was engineered to be as competent and satisfying on a trek to the Grand Canyon as ...
  • 1997 Acura SLX - Powertrain
    08/23/1996 - Overview The SLX is powered by a 3.2 liter, all-aluminum, single-overhead-camshaft V-6 engine which produces 190 horsepower at 5600 rpm, and 188 lbs-ft of torque at a low 4000 rpm. Four-valve-per-cylinder combustion chambers help to pro...
  • 1997 Acura SLX - Body
    08/23/1996 - Overview The rugged yet elegant body of the SLX has been designed and engineered to provide a comfortable, spacious seating area, an authoritative driving position, ease of entry and exit, excellent visibility, best-in-class cargo capaci...
  • 1997 Acura SLX - Chassis
    08/23/1996 - Overview The Acura SLX is equipped with a fully independent double-wishbone suspension system in front, and a multi-link/live-axle configuration at the rear. Solid steel stabilizer bars are used at both the front and the rear. The SLX i...
  • 1997 Acura SLX - Structure
    08/23/1996 - Overview The Acura SLX is built on a separate box-section steel ladder-type frame, with seven cross members for optimum rigidity and durability. All exterior body panels are stamped from 100% double-coated galvanized steel, for excellent...
  • 1997 Acura SLX - Interior
    08/23/1996 - Overview The SLX features a spacious, highly ergonomic interior designed to enhance occupant comfort and convenience. It intended to represent the perfect mix between rugged, practical utility and a tasteful, luxury oriented ambience. Ev...
  • State-of-the-Art Air Filtration System Optimizes 'Breathing Room' Inside Acura 3.5 RL
    08/23/1996 - On one hand, when it comes to interior comfort, it's entirely obvious that a great deal of attention was paid to the design, materials and convenience amenities found inside the Acura 3.5RL flagship luxury sedan. Take, for instance, maj...
  • Acura 3.5 RL Flagship Luxury Sedan Features Innovative Satellite Navigation System
    08/23/1996 - The Acura 3.5RL flagship luxury sedan lives up to its title with a host of luxury amenities and technological achievements that make it one of the quietest, most comfortable and compelling cars on the road today. Among the RL's "worldly...
  • 1997 Acura 3.5RL Accessories
    08/23/1996 - Wheel locks CD changer 16-inch alloy wheels Ski sleeve Gold-finish kit Splash guards Nose mask Gold-finish center cap emblems Cornering lights CD changer magazine Moonroof visor Car cover Floor mats ...
  • 1997 Acura 3.5 RL Features
    08/23/1996 - Engineering Features 3.5RL Premium 3.5-liter, 24-valve, SOHC, V-6 engine X X Programmed fuel injection (PGM-FI) X X Knock sensors X X Electronically contr...
  • 1997 Acura 3.5 RL - Specifications
    08/23/1996 - Specifications Engine Type 3.5-liter, SOHC, V-6 Horsepower, SAE net 210 hp @5200 rpm Torque, SAE net 224 Ibs-ft @2800 rpm Redline 5900 rpm Fuel Cutoff 5900...
  • 1997 Acura Integra a Driver's Car Of Uncommon Quality, Versatility
    08/22/1996 - Being direct decendents of Acura's exotic NSX sports car, it should come as no surprise that the 1997 Acura Integra Sports Coupe and Sports Sedan lineup abounds with groundbreaking technology, craftsmanship, refinement and performance. ...
  • 1997 Acura Integra - Features
    08/22/1996 - Engineering Features Coupe Sedan RS LS GS GS-R LS GS GS-R 1.8-liter, 16-valve DOHC, in-line 4-cylinder engine X X X - X X - 1.8-liter, 16-valve DOHC, in-line 4-cylinder engine w/VTEC - - - X - - X Programmed fuel...
  • 1997 Acura Integra - Specifications
    08/22/1996 - Specifications RS, LS, GS GS-R Engine Type 1.8-liter, 16-valve, DOHC inline 4 1.8-liter, 16-valve, DOHC inline 4 Horsepower, SAE net 140 hp @6300 rpm 170 hp @7600 rpm ...
  • 1997 Acura Integra Type R - Introduction
    08/22/1996 - Introduction As the latest addition to the Acura Integra lineup, which long has been dedicated to the proposition that driving is its own reward, the all-new Integra Type R Sports Coupe has been developed to maximize the sporty car's dy...
  • 1997 Acura Integra Type R - Powertrain
    08/22/1996 - Overview The Integra Type R features an advanced 1.8-liter, 195-horsepower, dual overhead cam, 16-valve inline 4-cylinder engine equipped with the Variable Valve Timing and Lift Electronic Control (VTEC) system pioneered in the Acura NS...
  • 1997 Acura Integra Type R - Structure
    08/22/1996 - Overview The goals for the Type R structure were to provide a strong, rigid platform to ensure a long, durable service life, create a stable base for the suspension, and to provide carefully designed front and rear crumple zones to mini...