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Acura Automobiles
  • Acura TL Introduces Innovative DVD-Audio System
    2004 Acura TL
    09/03/2003 - The all-new 2004 Acura TL features one of the biggest improvements in car audio systems in a decade, a standard DVD-Audio system with resolution 500 times better than CD. The Acura/ELS® Premium 8-speaker Surround Sound Sys...
  • 2004 Acura TL is First North American Vehicle to Feature A Standard Hands-Free Phone System
    2004 Acura TL
    09/03/2003 - The 2004 Acura TL performance luxury sedan will feature a Bluetooth hands-free phone system as standard equipment when it goes on sale in October at Acura dealers nationwide. The HandsFreeLink™ system enables a Bluetooth wir...
  • 2004 Acura TL Performance Luxury Sedan Summary of Changes
    2004 Acura TL
    09/03/2003 - Highlights The dramatically redesigned all-new 2004 TL features increased performance, even sportier handling and an assortment of class-leading technology. A new 3.2-liter engine delivers 270 horsepower and 238 lb-ft. of torque while ...
  • 2004 Acura TL -- Introduction
    09/03/2003 - OVERVIEW The 2004 Acura TL represents the third generation of Acura's near-luxury sedan entry, which was introduced in 1995 and featured a second-generation TL in 1999. Enthusiast drivers appreciate the previous-generation TL for its hi...
  • 2004 Acura TL -- Powertrain - Part 1
    09/03/2003 - OVERVIEW The TL is powered by an aluminum-alloy 3.2-liter V-6 that uses advanced Acura technology to provide an exceptionally high level of power and refinement. The new VTEC V-6 generates 270 horsepower and 238 lbs-ft of torque-far ou...
  • 2004 Acura TL -- Powertrain - Part 2
    09/03/2003 - EMISSIONS CONTROL To develop class-leading power while meeting tight CARB LEV-2/ULEV emissions standards, the TL pushes technology on multiple fronts. It makes more horsepower while creating less exhaust emissions-and is certified to...
  • 2004 Acura TL -- Body - Part 1
    09/03/2003 - OVERVIEW Near-luxury sedan buyers love the previous Acura TL and TL Type-S for their performance and handling. They also love their build quality, durability and resale value when the time comes to trade in. For the 2004 TL, the desig...
  • 2004 Acura TL -- Body - Part 2
    09/03/2003 - HID (HIGH-INTENSITY DISCHARGE) HEADLIGHTS Previously, the TL had HID (High-Intensity Discharge) low beams coupled with conventional halogen high beams. The new TL headlights feature HID high and low beams, as well as built-in fog lamps. ...
  • 2004 Acura TL -- Chassis
    09/03/2003 - 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 standpo...
  • 2004 Acura TL -- Interior - Part 1
    09/03/2003 - OVERVIEW The Acura tradition of interior luxury and functionality continues with a new elegant and sporting interior for the 2004 TL. The instruments and controls are arranged to create an intimate and functional driver's cockpit that of...
  • 2004 Acura TL -- Interior - Part 2
    09/03/2003 - DUAL-ZONE, DUAL-MODE ACURA AUTOMATIC CLIMATE CONTROL SYSTEM To keep the interior comfortable regardless of the weather outside, the TL has a new dual-zone, dual-mode Acura Automatic Climate Control System. This system lets the driver ...
  • 2004 Acura TL -- Safety
    09/03/2003 - OVERVIEW The 2004 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.  While the previous A...
  • 2004 Acura TL Features
    09/03/2003 - ENGINEERING FEATURES 3.2-liter, 24-valve, SOHC, V-6 aluminum alloy engine 270 horsepower at 6,200 rpm and 238 lbs-ft of torque at 5,000 rpm Variable Valve Timing and Lift Electronic Control (VTEC™) ...
  • 2004 Acura TL Specifications
    09/03/2003 - POWERTRAIN Engine Type 3.2-liter, SOHC VTEC V-6 Horsepower, SAE Net 270 hp @ 6200 rpm ...
  • Acura Posts Record July Sales - Up 5.9 Percent
    08/01/2003 - July sales of Acura Division vehicles totaled 15,782, up 5.9 percent compared to last year, making it the third best Acura sales month on record according to American Honda Motor Co., Inc. Strong demand for the MDX luxury SUV with sal...
  • Acura Sets All-Time Monthly Sales Record
    2004 Acura TL
    06/03/2003 - May sales of Acura vehicles totaled 16,495, setting a new all-time monthly record besting the previous mark of 16,333 units set in August 2002, and surpassing last May's total of 16,229. Strong demand for the all-new 2004 TSX sports se...
  • Acura 'Concept TL' Debuts at New York International Auto Show
    04/16/2003 - The Acura "Concept TL" performance luxury sedan debuted today at the 2003 New York International Auto Show. The concept features sleek, performance-oriented exterior styling indicative of the design of the next generation TL produ...
  • Acura Announces Pricing For 2004 TSX Sports Sedan
    04/03/2003 - The 2004 Acura TSX sports sedan will be priced at $26,490 for both the 6-speed manual model and the 5-speed automatic model, when it goes on sale today at Acura dealers nationwide. The Acura Navigation System with Voice Recognition i...
  • March Acura Sales Increase 24 Percent Compared to February
    04/01/2003 - March sales of Acura vehicles totaled 14,043, up 24 percent compared to last month, Acura announced today. It was the second straight month of increasing sales for the division. Demand continued to be strong for the MDX luxury SUV wit...
  • Acura to Hit the Links at Acura Palos Verdes Concours d'Elegance
    03/18/2003 - Acura, the Southern California-based luxury automaker, announced today that it will return for a third year as title sponsor of the Acura Palos Verdes Concours d'Elegance. The annual classic car extravaganza will be held September 12-14...