Acura Automobiles News

2002 Acura 3.2 CL -- Safety

Sep 27, 2001 — OVERVIEW 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...

2002 Acura 3.2 CL -- Manufacturing

Sep 27, 2001 — OVERVIEW 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 ...

2002 Acura 3.5 RL -- Introduction

Sep 27, 2001 — 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...

2002 Acura 3.5 RL -- Powertrain

Sep 27, 2001 — OVERVIEW 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...

2002 Acura 3.5 RL -- Chassis

Sep 27, 2001 — OVERVIEW 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...

2002 Acura 3.5 RL -- Structure

Sep 27, 2001 — OVERVIEW 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...

2002 Acura 3.5 RL -- Body

Sep 27, 2001 — OVERVIEW 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...

2002 Acura 3.5 RL -- Interior

Sep 27, 2001 — OVERVIEW 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...

2002 Acura 3.5 RL -- Safety

Sep 27, 2001 — OVERVIEW 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...

2002 Acura 3.2 TL and Type-S Specifications

Sep 27, 2001 — POWERTRAIN 3.2 TL 3.2 TL TYPE-S Engine Type 3.2-liter, SOHC VTEC V-6 3.2-liter, SOHC VTEC V-6 ...