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  • 2004 Acura RSX: Continues to Build Demand in Third Year
    2004 Acura RSX
    09/04/2003 - Since its debut in July of 2001, the RSX sports coupe has been an unqualified success, winning an array of industry awards, including being named to Car and Driver's "10 Best" and Ward's "10 Best Engines" lists. That initial success ha...
  • August Acura Sales Up 2.9 Percent
    09/03/2003 - Marking the second best August in the division's history, August sales of Acura vehicles totaled 16,204, up 2.9 percent compared to last year based on a daily selling rate, Acura announced today. The MDX luxury SUV was the top-selling...
  • 2004 Acura MDX -- Introduction - Part 1
    09/03/2003 - OVERVIEW The 2001 Acura MDX™ was launched in 2000 to define a new era in the evolution of luxury sport utility vehicles, treading beyond the limits of existing SUVs in terms of handling, packaging efficiency and environmental imp...
  • 2004 Acura MDX -- Introduction - Part 2
    09/03/2003 - MEDIUM-DUTY OFF-ROAD CAPABILITY The engineers who designed the MDX tested a range of competitive SUVs to help quantify off-pavement use patterns, customer needs, and engineering targets for the MDX. Accommodating extreme off-road use...
  • 2004 Acura MDX -- Powertrain - Part 1
    09/03/2003 - INTRODUCTION An advanced powertrain is essential to meet the MDX's goals of providing V-8-like performance, class-leading low emissions, and excellent fuel economy. To that end, the MDX is powered by an advanced 3.5-liter, VTEC V-6 en...
  • 2004 Acura MDX -- Powertrain - Part 2
    09/03/2003 - PROGRAMMED FUEL INJECTION (PGM-FI) Fuel is delivered in sequence and timed to each cylinder's induction stroke by six injectors mounted on the lower portion of the intake manifold. The MDX was the first Acura vehicle to feature innovat...
  • 2004 Acura MDX -- Chassis - Part 1
    09/03/2003 - INTRODUCTION The Acura MDX was the first product in what has proven to be a very popular portion of the market: a car-like, family-sized, luxury SUV. To venture beyond current competitive offerings with a no-compromise design, a new ch...
  • 2004 Acura MDX -- Chassis - Part 2
    09/03/2003 - TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM New for all 2004 MDX models is the application of a direct Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS). Using a series of four sensors and four initiators (one for each tire) and a receiver to capture and r...
  • 2004 Acura MDX -- Body - Part 1
    09/03/2003 - INTRODUCTION To pursue a new direction in the luxury SUV segment, Acura designed the MDX as the first SUV to combine a car-like ride and handling with a family-sized SUV interior. By avoiding some of the compromises that other manufact...
  • 2004 Acura MDX -- Body - Part 2
    09/03/2003 - GLASS Excellent visibility, giving drivers a commanding view of the road ahead and passengers a pleasant open feeling, was a high priority in designing the MDX. To that end, MDX provides an outstanding 286 degrees of outward visibili...
  • 2004 Acura MDX -- Interior - Part 1
    09/03/2003 - INTERIOR DESIGN In the MDX, clean, solid forms on the instrument panel and door areas define a wide open and luxurious space. Positioned within that space are the driver's cockpit and a multi-use console reminiscent of other Acura mo...
  • 2004 Acura MDX -- Interior - Part 2
    09/03/2003 - SEVEN-PASSENGER SEATING ACCOMMODATION Three-row seating - two bucket seats in front, a three-passenger, 60-40-split middle-row bench seat, and a two-passenger 50-50-split bench seat in back - is standard. Leather-trim on seating surf...
  • 2004 Acura MDX -- Interior - Part 3
    09/03/2003 - ACURA NAVIGATION SYSTEM WITH VOICE RECOGNITION The MDX features the third generation DVD-based, satellite-linked Acura Navigation System with Voice Recognition as an option on the model with Touring Package. Some of the system's featu...
  • 2004 Acura MDX -- Safety
    09/03/2003 - INTRODUCTION The Acura MDX SUV is engineered to meet and often exceed all applicable safety standards. Safety, security, and accident avoidance are main Acura priorities. With that in mind, various systems - body structure, chassis, ...
  • Popular Acura MDX Luxury SUV Adds Sportier Styling, Side Curtain Airbags And Even More Horsepower for 2004
    2004 Acura MDX
    09/03/2003 - The 2004 Acura MDX luxury sport utility vehicle receives updated styling, new safety systems, additional horsepower and an assortment of new features. The new 2004 MDX sports redesigned front and rear fascias, redesigned alloy wheels,...
  • All-New Acura TL Performance Luxury Sedan Features More Performance, Sportier Handling, Distinctive Styling and Cutting Edge Technology
    2004 Acura TL
    09/03/2003 - The all-new 2004 Acura TL performance luxury sedan features a new powertrain, significant chassis enhancements and aggressive new styling designed to solidify the TL's place in the increasingly competitive performance luxury market. ...
  • 2004 Acura MDX -- Quality & Manufacturing
    09/03/2003 - INTRODUCTION Like all Acura products, the MDX benefits from an integrated approach to designing manufacturing quality into the original plan for the vehicle. This approach results in a vehicle that is sure to achieve the legendary dura...
  • 2004 Acura MDX Specifications
    09/03/2003 - POWERTRAIN Engine Type 3.5-liter, SOHC VTEC 60-degree V-6 Horsepower, SAE Net 265 hp @ 5800 ...
  • 2004 Acura MDX Features
    09/03/2003 - ENGINEERING FEATURES 3.5-liter, 265 hp, 24-valve, SOHC, V-6 aluminum-alloy engine Variable Valve Timing and Lift Electronic Control (VTEC™) Programmed Fuel Injection (PGM-FI) Drive-by-wire throttle s...
  • Acura TL Performance Luxury Sedan Features Exciting New Technology
    2004 Acura TL
    09/03/2003 - The all-new Acura TL performance luxury sedan is the first vehicle in North America equipped with a standard DVD-Audio 5.1 surround sound system and a standard hands-free phone system. Acura's top-selling sedan also features an asso...