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Acura Automobiles
  • 2001 Acura 3.2 TL Specifications
    01/02/2001 - POWERTRAIN Engine Type 3.2-liter, SOHC, VTEC, 60-degree V-6 Horsepower, SAE Net 225 hp @ 5600 rpm ...
  • 2001 Acura Integra Type R Specifications
    01/02/2001 - POWERTRAIN Type R Engine Type 1.8-liter, 16-valve DOHC VTEC' in-line 4-cylinder Horsepower, SAE Net ...
  • 2001 Acura MDX Specifications
    01/02/2001 - POWERTRAIN Engine Type 3.5-liter, SOHC VTEC 60-degree V-6 Horsepower, SAE Net 240 hp @ 5300 rpm ...
  • 2001 Acura Integra Specifications
    01/02/2001 - POWERTRAIN LS, GS GS-R Engine Type 1.8-liter, DOHC inline 4 1.8-liter, DOHC VTEC inline 4 ...
  • 2001 Acura 3.2 CL Specifications
    01/02/2001 - POWERTRAIN 3.2 CL 3.2 CL TYPE S Engine Type 3.2-liter, SOHC VTEC V-6 3.2-liter, SOHC VTEC V-6...
  • Acura Unveils MD-X Sport Utility Concept Vehicle at NAIAS
    01/02/2001 - Acura introduced its vision for the next generation of sport utility vehicle with the MD-X concept SUV at the 2000 North American International Auto Show. Featuring advanced technology and luxury amenities, the multi-dimensional MD-X ...
  • 2001 Acura 3.5 RL Specifications
    01/02/2001 - POWERTRAIN Engine Type 3.5-liter, SOHC 90-degree V-6 Horsepower, SAE Net 210 hp @ 5200 rpm ...
  • Motor Trend Magazine Names the Acura MDX 2001 Sport/Utility of the Year
    01/02/2001 - MOTOR TREND magazine today announced the selection of the Acura MDX as this year's 2001 Sport/Utility of the Year (issue dated, December, 2000). Nine editors of Motor Trend conducted the biggest sport/utility test ever with 12 vehicle...
  • 2001 Acura 3.5 RL -- Introduction
    01/02/2001 - INTRODUCTION The Acura 3.5 RL is the flagship sedan of the Acura lineup. The product of an intensive research and development effort in which every nuance of the interface between driver and car was examined, the 3.5 RL luxury sedan take...
  • 2001 Acura 3.5 RL -- Powertrain
    01/02/2001 - OVERVIEW The 3.5 RL is powered by a 3.5-liter, all-aluminum, single-overhead camshaft, 90-degree V-6 engine that produces 210 horsepower at 5200 rpm and 224 lb-ft of torque at a very low 2800 rpm that is designed to go 105,000 miles befo...
  • 2001 Acura 3.5 RL -- Chassis
    01/02/2001 - OVERVIEW The 3.5 RL is equipped with four-wheel independent double-wishbone suspension with coil springs, four-wheel disc brakes with ventilated front rotors, an Acura-designed Antilock Braking System (ABS) and stabilizer bars in both fr...
  • 2001 Acura 3.5 RL -- Structure & Body
    01/02/2001 - OVERVIEW The 3.5 RL has a stamped-sheet-steel unit-body structure, designed to have a very high level of overall rigidity in both bending and torsion. The highly rigid structure was developed using a Cray supercomputer running the NASTRA...
  • 2001 Acura 3.5 RL -- Interior
    01/02/2001 - OVERVIEW A great deal of attention was given to the design, materials, comfort features and convenience amenities of the 3.5 RL interior, from major issues such as control location and passenger head, hip and shoulder room to smaller det...
  • 2001 Acura 3.5 RL -- Safety
    01/02/2001 - OVERVIEW The 3.5 RL is not just the most luxurious and impressive Acura sedan ever built it also incorporates state-of-the-art safety engineering. Advances in strength and rigidity of the unit-body structure, as well as innovations in si...
  • 2001 Acura 3.2 TL -- Introduction
    01/01/2001 - OVERVIEW By setting sales records every month since its introduction in September of '98, the 3.2 TL has reaffirmed Acura's position in the mid-luxury segment as a premier performance nameplate. Offered exclusively with a 3.2-liter, 24-...
  • 2001 Acura 3.2 TL -- Powertrain
    01/01/2001 - OVERVIEW The 3.2-liter VTEC-equipped engine is compact, lightweight and fuel-efficient, representing the next generation of Acura V-6 powerplants. The 60-degree, 24-valve V-6 is mounted transversely in the chassis, improving packaging ef...
  • 2001 Acura Integra -- Powertrain
    01/01/2001 - OVERVIEW The Integra features two distinct engines. The LS and GS models offer an all-aluminum, 1.8-liter, 16-valve, DOHC, 4-cylinder engine with programmed fuel injection (PGM-FI). This powerplant produces 140 horsepower at 6300 rpm and...
  • 2001 Acura 3.2 TL -- Chassis
    01/01/2001 - OVERVIEW Design goals for the second-generation TL chassis centered on enhancing its sporty performance while preserving its luxury feel. These seemingly contradictory needs required a clean sheet approach to design, embodied by the Acur...
  • 2001 Acura Integra -- Chassis
    01/01/2001 - OVERVIEW The Integra continues in the enviable tradition of providing a fully independent, four-wheel double-wishbone suspension system for a superb combination of sporty handling and excellent ride quality. The objective was to provide...
  • 2001 Acura 3.2 TL -- Interior
    01/01/2001 - OVERVIEW The 3.2 TL body is a significant departure from the previous generation TL. Based on a lengthened version of the Acura/Honda Midsize Global Platform, the new TL unit-body is 70 percent stronger in torsion, 80 percent stronger in...