2012 Acura TL Trim Comparison

Base Sedan

General Pricing

Resale Value $35,705.00 $39,255.00 $42,985.00
Destination $895.00 $895.00 $895.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 3.5L V6 3.7L V6 3.7L V6
Horsepower 280 @ 6200 RPM 305 @ 6300 RPM 305 @ 6300 RPM
Torque 254 @ 5000 RPM 273 @ 5000 RPM 273 @ 5000 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 3471 3664 3664
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.5 X 3.7 3.5 X 3.8 3.5 X 3.8
Compression Ratio 11.2:1 11.2:1 11.2:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 20 18 17
Highway (mpg) 29 26 25

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 3725.8 3968.3 3889.0
Wheelbase (in.) 109.3 109.3 109.3
Length (in.) 194.0 194.0 194.0
Width (in.) 74.0 74.0 74.0
Height (in.) 57.2 57.2 57.2
Track Front (in.) 63.2 63.2 63.2
Track Rear (in.) 63.8 63.8 63.8
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5 5 5
Front Headroom (in.) 38.4 38.4 38.4
Rear Headroom (in.) 36.7 36.7 36.7
Front Legroom (in.) 42.5 42.5 42.5
Rear Legroom (in.) 36.2 36.2 36.2
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 58.2 58.2 58.2
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 56.2 56.2 56.2
Front Hip Room (in.) 55.7 55.7 55.7
Rear Hip Room (in.) 54.8 54.8 54.8

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 98.2 98.2 98.2

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension wishbone wishbone wishbone
Rear Suspension multi-link multi-link multi-link
Tires 245/50R17 245/45R18 245/45R18

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

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

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM AM/FM AM/FM
Cassette Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Player N/A N/A Yes
CD Changer Yes Yes 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 Yes 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. Std. Std.

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

Compare Against Other Trims

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