Though performance and drivability were the focal points during
development of the CL, these characteristics were not achieved at the
expense of safety, security and accident avoidance. The CL is
engineered to help drivers avoid...
The CL is assembled exclusively at the Honda of America Manufacturing
facility in Marysville, Ohio. The vast majority of components and
parts are sourced and manufactured in the United States. Local
suppliers were brought in on ...
The flagship sedan in the Acura lineup, the 3.5 RL reflects its
manufacturer's unrelenting pursuit of automotive excellence. For
2002, the RL boasts significant enhancements in power, handling, NVH
isolation, and security, allowing it t...
The 3.5 RL is powered by an all-aluminum, 3.5-liter,
single-overhead-camshaft, 90-degree V-6 engine that produces 225
horsepower at 5200 rpm and 231 lb.-ft. of torque at 4700 rpm. Four
valves-per-cylinder, a three-stage variable...
The 3.5 RL is equipped with 4-wheel, independent double-wishbone
suspension with coil springs, 4-wheel disc brakes with ventilated
front rotors, Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), and stabilizer bars at
both front and rear. For 200...
The 3.5 RL has a stamped-sheet-steel unit-body structure that
contributes greatly to an overall feeling of solidity and poise.
Created with the same NASTRAN stress-analysis software used to design
the space shuttle, this lightwe...
The 3.5 RL body design has been honed to perfection. While displaying
a muscular stance and dynamic appearance, it maintains an enduring
elegance and sophistication. The body of the 3.5 RL provides generous
interior space and he...
Because it is the flagship in the Acura line, the RL's interior
received a great deal of attention - from major issues such as
control location and passenger head, hip, and shoulder room to
smaller details such as extra-large be...
Advances in strength and rigidity of the unit-body structure, as well
as innovations in side-impact protection and air bag technology, make
the 3.5 RL as safe and secure as it is comfortable and gratifying to
drive. For increase...
The launch of the Acura Automobile Division on March 27, 1986, was
a uniquely historic event, not just for Acura and its customers, but
also for the world automotive industry. It was the beginning of a
bold and spectacularl...
With the introduction of the all-new
2002 RSX sports coupe and the 2002 3.2 TL Type-S luxury performance
sedan, Acura adds a dose of exhilarating performance to its already
potent lineup of precision-crafted, luxury performance vehicles....
The all-new RSX sports coupe is powered
by Acura's advanced, next-generation i-VTEC™ engine with an
"intelligent" valve control system, the latest evolution of the
company's legendary VTEC™ technology. Working in concert