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2002 Acura CL - Specs

2002 Acura CL

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Acura CL - Engine Specs
Acura CL - Powertrain Specs
Acura CL - Chassis Specs
Acura CL - Capacities Specs
Acura CL - Exterior Dimensions
Acura CL - Interior Dimensions

Dimensions and capacities are in inches unless otherwise specified.

Engine Acura CL Acura CL Type-S
3.2-liter, SOHC VTEC V-6 3.2-liter, SOHC VTEC V-6
Horsepower, SAE Net
225 hp @ 5600 rpm 260 hp @ 6100 rpm
Torque, SAE Net 216 lb-ft @ 4700 rpm 232 lb-ft @ 3500-5500 rpm
Redline 6300 rpm 6900 rpm
Bore and Stroke 3.50 in x 3.39 in (89 mm x 86 mm)
Displacement 196 cu in (3210 cc)
Compression Ratio 9.8:1 10.5:1
Induction System Programmed Fuel Injection (PGM-FI)
Valvetrain Variable Valve Timing and Lift Electronic Control (VTEC(TM)), 4 valves per cylinder, belt-driven, single overhead camshaft
Engine Block Aluminum alloy Aluminum alloy with spin-cast cylinder liners
Cylinder Head Aluminum alloy
Emission Control Electronically controlled EGR LEV emission control (ULEV in CA) Electronically controlled EGR LEV emission control
Ignition System Direct ignition system with knock control system
Alternator 110 amp. max 122 amp. max
Battery 12V, maintenance free
Recommended Fuel Premium Unleaded

Powertrain Acura CL / Acura CL Type-S
Layout Transverse mounted, front engine, front-wheel-drive
Transmission 5-speed automatic transmission with Sequential SportShift and Grade Logic Control
Ratios (:1)
1st gear 2.563
2nd gear 1.551
3rd gear 1.021
4th gear 0.653
5th gear 0.470
Reverse 1.846
Final Drive Ratio 4.428

Chassis Acura CL Acura CL Type-S
Body Type
All-steel unit body
Front Suspension Independent double-wishbone with coil springs and stabilizer bar
Rear Suspension Independent multi-link double-wishbone with coil springs and stabilizer bar
Shock Absorbers Gas-pressurized with Acura Progressive Valve technology, front and rear
Stabilizer Bars - Front 27.2 mm diameter (tubular) x 4.5 mm wall thickness
Stabilizer Bars - Rear 18.0 mm diameter 19.0 mm diameter
Steering Type Variable, speed sensitive, power-assisted, rack-and-pinion
Steering Ratio 15.8:1 16.1:1
Steering Wheel Turns (lock to lock) 3.06 2.88
Turning Circle (curb to curb) 37.4 ft (11.4 m) 39.4 ft (12.0 m)
Wheels 16 x 6.5 JJ cast-aluminum alloy 17 x 7.0 JJ cast-aluminum alloy
Tires P205/60R16 91V Michelin MXV4-Plus P215/50R17 93V Michelin MXM4
Braking System Dual-diagonal, power-assisted, 4-wheel disc brakes with ABS
Front Discs Ventilated, 11.8 in (300 mm) diameter; 1.1 in (28 mm) rotor thickness
Rear Discs Solid, 11.1 in (282 mm) diameter; 0.35 in (9 mm) rotor thickness
Total Swept Area Front: 57.5 sq in (371 cm2)
Rear: 39.4 sq in (254 cm2)
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) 3-channel system with 4 wheel speed sensors and electric/hydraulic control 4-channel system with 4 wheel speed sensors and electric/hydraulic control
Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) system Not Available Throttle control and brake control utilizing yaw, lateral g, speed and steering sensors for traction control and stability enhancement
Traction Control System (TCS) Standard Standard (incorporated in VSA)

Capacities / EPA Mileage Acura CL Acura CL Type-S
4.2 US qt (4.0 L)
Cooling System 7.8 US qt (7.4 L)
Fuel tank 17.2 US gal (65.0 L)
EPA Fuel Mileage - City/Highway 19 / 29 19 / 29

Exterior Dimensions Acura CL Acura CL Type-S
Wheelbase 106.9 in (2715 mm)
Track, front 61.1 in (1555 mm)
Track, rear 61.0 in (1550 mm) 60.9 in (1549 mm)
Overall Length 192.0 in (4875 mm)
Overall Width 70.6 in (1793 mm)
Overall Height 53.3 in (1353 mm)
Minimum Ground Clearance 6.2 in (158 mm)
Curb Weight 3470 lb (1574 kg)
3510 lb (1592 kg)
Curb Weight w/ optional Acura Navigation System 3485 lb (1581 kg) 3525 lb (1599 kg)
Weight Distribution
(% front / rear)
63 / 37

Interior Dimensions Front Rear
Head Room 37.5 in (953 mm) 36.7 in (933 mm)
Leg Room 42.4 in (1078 mm) 33.0 in (837 mm)
Hip Room 52.9 in (1343 mm) 50.4 in (1281 mm)
Shoulder Room 56.4 in (1433 mm) 54.2 in (1377 mm)
Passenger Volume 90.0 cu ft
Cargo Volume 13.6 cu ft
Total Volume 103.6 cu ft

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