2012 Acura RL Review and News – MotorAuthority

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2012 Acura RL

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Acura introduced a revised version of its RL flagship for the 2011 model year but no denying that the car is seriously to show its age, having on the market since 2005.

A is planned and is due out later this so 2012 marks the end of the current

Unless you have to have buy a today, we recommend holding out or elsewhere but even if you do end up buying a RL there’s a lot to be pleased with.

The car all-wheel drive surefootedness the range, and combines this a significant list of comfort, and infotainment features. The styling on the RL is more reserved in comparison to of its Acura siblings, making it the choice if you’re the type of that wants a touch of but without the snobbish connotations brands can bring.

Power comes from a V-6, which is rated at 300 and 271 pound-feet of torque and sees the RL about 17/24 mpg city/highway. A automatic with paddle-shifters power to all four wheels via an all-wheel drive system works wonders on rough One downside is the innocuous steering, feels numb and nowhere as sharp as some of Germany’s sedans.

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Another downside is that the TL offers similar performance and space but at a more affordable Overall, we’re not completely how Honda is distinguishing the RL from the TL, also feels sportier, this issue is likely to be with the RL’s successor, is expected to grow in size to the current model.

The good news is that are plenty of tech and comfort to keep you happy. These xenon headlamps with Front Lighting, adaptive control, heated and ventilated Bluetooth and USB connectivity all coming as A navigation system is also coming with real-time and weather updates.

In terms of safety you get six airbags as along with active headrests, electronic stability and anti-lock brakes. Radar-based control and automatic curve-following are an option, as is a Collision Mitigation System that works the adaptive cruise control.

For an in-depth review of the 2012 RL, including a close look at the styling, performance, quality and head over to our sister The Car Connection .

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