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2012 Acura RL - Specs

2012 Acura RL

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2012 Acura Specs
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Engine Specs
Transmission Specs

Weights and Capacities
Exterior Dimensions
Interior Dimensions

Dimensions and capacities are in inches unless otherwise specified.

Engine 3.7-liter V6
Type and Description 3.7-liter, 60-degree V-6
Displacement 223.6 cu in (3664 cc)
Cylinder Head Cast aluminum, 4-valves-per-cylinder
Engine Block Cast aluminum, aluminum cylinder liners
Bore x Stroke 3.54 in x 3.78 in
Valvetrain SOHC, 24-valve, Variable Valve Timing and Lift Electronic Control (VTEC ®)
Redline 6,800 rpm
Compression Ratio 11.2:1
Horsepower 300 @ 6,300 rpm
Torque (SAE net) 271 lb-ft at 5,000 rpm
Induction System Dual-stage intake manifold with Drive-By-Wire™ throttle system, PGM-FI multi-point fuel injection
Fuel capacity (gal) 19.3
Fuel Requirement Premium Unleaded
Fuel Economy (City / Highway / Combined) 17 / 24 / 20

Transmission 6-speed Automatic Transmission
Type 6-speed automatic with Sequential SportShift, Grade Logic Control and Hill Start Assist
Gear Ratios (:1)
     1st 3.359
     2nd 2.095
     3rd 1.485
     4th 1.065
     5th 0.754
     6th 0.556
   Reverse 2.269
Final Drive Ratio 3.720

Dimensions & Capacities(a) 2012 Acura RL
Wheelbase 110.2
Track Front 62.0
Rear 62.4
Overall Length 195.8
Overall Width 72.7
Height 57.2
Minimum Ground Clearance 5.7

Accomodations Front Row Second Row
Seating Capacity 2 3
Head Room 38.5 37.2
Leg room 42.4 36.3
Shoulder room 58.5 56.1
Hip room 55.1 54.0

Suspension 2012 Acura RL
Front Independent double-wishbone with coil springs
Rear Independent multi-link with coil springs

Steering 2012 Acura RL
Type Electronically controlled, speed sensing, variable power-assisted, rack-and-pinion steering
Turning Diameter (curb-to-curb) ft 39.7
Steering Wheel Turns, Lock-to-Lock 3.0
Ratio 16.1:1

Wheels and TIres
2012 Acura RL
Standard Wheels
18x8-inch, 15-spoke cast aluminum wheels with noise reduction technology
Michelin Pilot HX MXM4 P245/45R18 96V M+S

Brakes 2012 Acura RL
Power-assisted, 4-wheel disc brakes with ABS and Brake Assist
Size and Type
12.6 in diameter ventilated rotors with 4-piston aluminum calipers
Power-assisted, 4-wheel disc brakes with ABS and Brake Assist
Size and Type
12.2 in diameter ventilated rotors with 1-piston aluminum calipers

Weights and Capacities (pounds unless otherwise noted) 2012 Acura RL
Base Curb Weight (lbs.) RL 4,099
RL with Technology Package
RL with Tech Package and CMBS™ 4,112
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.) 13.8
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 99.1
Weight Distribution (% front/rear) 58 / 42

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