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2001 Acura RL Comparisons

Base Sedan

General Pricing

Resale Value $42,150.00 $38,900.00 $38,650.00
Destination $480.00 $575.00 $575.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 3.5L V6 2.7L V6 3.0L V6
Horsepower 210 @ 5200 RPM 250 @ 5800 RPM 200 @ 5000 RPM
Torque 224 @ 2800 RPM 258 @ 1850 RPM 229 @ 2500 RPM
Valves 4 5 4
Displacement (cc) 3474 2671 2962
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.5 X 3.6 3.2 X 3.4 3.4 X 3.3
Compression Ratio 9.6:1 9.3:1 9.5:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 18 17 19
Highway (mpg) 24 24 26

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 3858.1 3703.8 3520.8
Wheelbase (in.) 114.6 102.6 106.4
Length (in.) 196.6 176.5 189.2
Width (in.) 71.4 72.8 70.5
Height (in.) 56.5 54.9 57.0
Track Front (in.) 61.0 58.9 59.9
Track Rear (in.) 60.6 58.7 59.9
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5 5 5
Front Headroom (in.) 38.8 38.1 38.7
Rear Headroom (in.) 36.8 36.8 37.6
Front Legroom (in.) 42.1 41.3 42.4
Rear Legroom (in.) 35.4 33.4 36.6
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 56.9 54.7 56.9
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 56.9 53.4 56.5
Front Hip Room (in.) 55.7 N/A N/A
Rear Hip Room (in.) 56.5 N/A N/A

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 111.0 87.7 114.9

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension wishbone multi-link strut
Rear Suspension wishbone wishbone multi-link
Tires 215/60R16 225/45R17 215/55R16

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive front wheel drive 4x4 wheel drive front wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System Std. N/A N/A

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio N/A N/A N/A
Cassette Player Yes Yes Yes
CD Player N/A Yes Yes
CD Changer Yes N/A N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A Std.

Interior

Cruise Control Std. Std. Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column Yes N/A Yes

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat Yes Yes Yes

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof Std. N/A Std.

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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