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Acura Automobiles
  • 2005 Acura TL Chassis
    09/01/2004 - OVERVIEW In a 5-passenger sedan, the benefits of front-wheel drive include lighter and more compact engine and driveline packaging, enhanced fuel efficiency, and increased passenger spaciousness. CHASSIS CONCEPT From a handling stand...
  • 2005 Acura TL Interior - Part 1
    09/01/2004 - OVERVIEW The Acura tradition of interior luxury and functionality continues with an elegant and sporting interior for the TL. The instruments and controls are arranged to create an intimate and functional driver's cockpit that offer...
  • 2005 Acura TL Interior - Part 2
    09/01/2004 - ACURA/ELS PREMIUM 8-SPEAKER SURROUND SOUND SYSTEM WITH DVD-AUDIO, DTS™ AND CD 6-DISC CHANGER, AM/FM TUNER AND DOLBY™ CASSETTE In keeping with the Acura approach of offering premium audio as standard equipment, the TL is o...
  • 2005 Acura TL Safety
    09/01/2004 - Safety OVERVIEW The 2005 TL was developed to perform at the "top of its class" in protecting its occupants with a comprehensive array of safety technologies, high-grade materials and advanced construction techniques. For 2005, the fr...
  • 2005 Acura RSX Features
    08/31/2004 - ENGINEERING FEATURES RSX RSX TYPE-S 2.0-liter, 160 hp, 16-valve, DOHC, 4-cylinder aluminum alloy engine X . 2.0-liter, 200 hp, 16-valve, DOHC, 4-cylinder aluminum alloy engine...
  • 2005 Acura RSX Specifications
    08/31/2004 - POWERTRAIN RSX RSX TYPE-S Engine Type 16-valve, DOHC, 2.0-liter, i-VTEC 4-cylinder Horsepower, SAE Net 160 hp @ 6500 rpm 210 hp @ 7800 rpm Torque, SAE Net ...
  • 2005 Acura RSX Introduction
    08/31/2004 - Introduction 2005 OVERVIEW Since its debut in 2002, the RSX has carved a solid niche in the sports coupe segment, and with the important "tuner" market. Available in two distinct models-the sporty RSX and the high-performance RSX T...
  • 2005 Acura RSX Powertrain
    08/31/2004 - Powertrain OVERVIEW The two engines offered in the Acura RSX incorporate a host of innovative features designed to deliver a cutting-edge combination of performance, fuel efficiency, and low emissions. Most apparent is the i-VTEC ...
  • 2005 Acura RSX Chassis
    08/31/2004 - Chassis OVERVIEW The RSX chassis was designed to achieve quick handling response, outstanding grip, a smooth and compliant ride, excellent stability, and exceptional packaging efficiency to help maximize spaciousness in the p...
  • 2005 Acura RSX Body
    08/31/2004 - Body OVERVIEW The RSX was designed with the driving enthusiast in mind and the bodywork leaves no doubt that this is a car designed for those who appreciate superior performance and precise handling. From its rakishly angled hood t...
  • 2005 Acura RSX Interior & Safety
    08/31/2004 - Interior OVERVIEW The roomy interior of the RSX has been carefully designed to meet the needs of driving enthusiasts while also providing comfort and amenities for all occupants. A bold, driver-oriented instrument panel deliv...
  • 2005 Acura RL Features
    08/31/2004 - ENGINEERING FEATURES 3.5-liter, 300 hp, 24-valve, SOHC, VTEC V-6 aluminum alloy engine Variable Induction System Programmed Fuel Injection (PGM-FI) Direct Ignition system...
  • 2005 Acura RL Specifications
    08/31/2004 - 2005 ACURA RL SPECIFICATIONS POWERTRAIN Engine Type 3.5-liter, SOHC, 90-degree V-6 Horsepower, SAE Net 300 hp @ 6200 rpm Torque ...
  • 2005 Acura RL Introduction
    08/31/2004 - 2005 Acura RL Introduction OVERVIEW The 2005 Acura RL combines performance, technology and style in an athletic new luxury package that pushes the boundaries of automotive design on multiple fronts. No production car at any p...
  • 2005 Acura RL Powertrain Part 1
    08/31/2004 - Powertrain POWERTRAIN OVERVIEW The RL powertrain is a complete departure from that of its predecessor, the 3.5 RL. Though both vehicles feature 3.5-liter V-6 engines, the new RL benefits from VTEC, a 5-speed automatic with Sequenti...
  • 2005 Acura RL Powertrain Part 2
    08/31/2004 - DIRECT IGNITION AND DETONATION/KNOCK CONTROL The RL power boost afforded by the new 11.0:1 compression ratio is made possible by a powertrain control module (PCM) that monitors engine functions to determine the best spark timing...
  • 2005 Acura RL Chassis
    08/31/2004 - Chassis CHASSIS OVERVIEW Quick handling response, nimble performance, high dynamic capabilities, outstanding ride comfort and a fun-to-drive character were the design goals for the 2005 Acura RL chassis. The RL features a highl...
  • 2005 Acura RL Body Part 1
    08/31/2004 - Body BODY DESIGN & STRUCTURE The 2005 Acura RL combines its dynamic new exterior and interior design with advanced body and chassis engineering. The result is distinctive and appealing styling, together with super maneuverabili...
  • 2005 Acura RL Body Part 2
    08/31/2004 - AERODYNAMICS The highly efficient aerodynamic drag figure of 0.29 for the 2005 Acura RL pays dividends in the form of lower wind noise, improved fuel economy, increased performance, and enhanced stability on the highway. An air ...
  • 2005 Acura RL Interior Part 1
    08/31/2004 - Interior INTERIOR OVERVIEW The RL interior is designed to integrate richly elegant luxury and cleanly efficient design, to create an environment in tune with the car's clearly defined sporting character. At the same time, the ...