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Acura Automobiles
  • 2005 Acura RL Interior Part 2
    08/31/2004 - HANDSFREELINK™ WIRELESS TELEPHONE INTERFACE The RL has a standard HandsFreeLink™ hands free phone interface that is designed to work with many recently manufactured Bluetooth-enabled mobile phones (sold separately). ...
  • 2005 Acura RL Safety
    08/31/2004 - Safety SAFETY OVERVIEW The RL is equipped with a comprehensive array of the latest technologies to enhance active safety (accident avoidance) and passive safety (crash safety performance). Features like Vehicle Stability Assis...
  • Popular Acura MDX Luxury SUV Adds More Luxury and Safety Features For 2005
    2005 Acura MDX
    08/31/2004 - The 2005 Acura MDX luxury sport utility vehicle receives an assortment of new features designed to help it maintain its position as a benchmark in the luxury SUV segment. The standard VSA system has been enhanced, an assortme...
  • 2005 Acura MDX Introduction
    08/31/2004 - 2005 Acura MDX Introduction 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 e...
  • 2005 Acura MDX Powertrain Part 1
    08/31/2004 - Powertrain 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-...
  • 2005 Acura MDX Powertrain Part 2
    08/31/2004 - DRIVE-BY-WIRE THROTTLE The MDX features an innovative drive-by-wire throttle system with technology gleaned from the NSX sports car. This second generation drive-by-wire system replaces a conventional throttle cable arrangement ...
  • 2005 Acura MDX Body
    08/31/2004 - Body 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 o...
  • 2005 Acura MDX Interior Part 1
    08/31/2004 - 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 models...
  • 2005 Acura MDX Interior Part 2
    08/31/2004 - INSTRUMENT PANEL LAYOUT As in other Acura vehicles, the driver's cockpit is organized ergonomically to avoid distractions from the task of driving. Exterior lighting and turn signals and cruise control are positioned to the left...
  • 2005 Acura MDX Chassis
    08/31/2004 - Chassis 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...
  • 2005 Acura MDX Quality & Manufacturing
    08/31/2004 - Quality & Manufacturing 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 s...
  • 2005 Acura MDX Safety
    08/31/2004 - Safety 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 structu...
  • 2005 Acura MDX Features
    08/31/2004 - 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 system Direct ...
  • 2005 Acura MDX Specifications
    08/31/2004 - POWERTRAIN Engine Type 3.5-liter, SOHC VTEC 60-degree V-6 Horsepower, SAE Net 265 hp @ 5800 rpm ...
  • Acura Posts July Record and Third Best Sales Month In History
    2004 Acura MDX
    08/03/2004 - Acura sales of 17,057 units were up 4.1 percent over last year, setting a new July record and marking the division's third best sales month ever, Acura announced today. Year-to-date sales totaled 113,795 vehicles representing a ...
  • Acura Sets Record June Sales
    2004 Acura TL
    07/01/2004 - Marking its seventh consecutive record-breaking month, Acura posted record June sales of 16,182 vehicles, surpassing the previous mark of 15,461 set in 2001 and up 8.2 percent versus last year, the division announced today. Year...
  • Acura Shatters All-Time Sales Record
    2004 Acura MDX
    06/02/2004 - Acura set a new all-time single month record, selling 18,547 vehicles and shattering the previous record of 17,285 set in March 2004 by 7.3 percent and finishing 16.8 percent ahead of last May, the division announced today. Year...
  • Acura Posts April Record and Third Best Sales Month In History
    2004 Acura MDX
    05/03/2004 - Acura sales of 16,438 units were up 9.2 percent, setting a new April record and marking the division's third best sales month ever, Acura announced today. Year-to-date sales totaled 62,009 vehicles representing a 21.6 percent in...
  • 2005 Acura RL Prototype Highlights
    Acura RL Prototype
    04/07/2004 - Powertrain 1. World's first Super-Handling All-Wheel-Drive System™ (SH-AWD™) 2. 3.5 liter VTEC V-6 engine 3. 300 horsepower 4. 5-speed Sequential SportShift automatic transmission with steering wheel-mounted F1®-sty...
  • Acura Sets All-Time Monthly Sales Record
    2004 Acura TL
    04/01/2004 - Acura set a new all-time sales record this month, selling 17,285 vehicles and shattering the previous record set in May 2003 by 4.8 percent, the division announced today. In addition, the TL sold 7,310 units, eclipsing the March 20...