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2013 Acura TL Specifications Torrance, CA - 9/6/2012

POWERTRAIN

TL

TL SH-AWD®

 

Engine Type

 

3.5-liter, SOHC V-6

 

3.7-liter, SOHC V-6

 

Horsepower

 

280 hp @ 6,200 rpm

 

305 hp @ 6,300 rpm

 

Torque

 

254 lb-ft @ 5,000 rpm

 

273 lb-ft @ 5,000 rpm

 

Redline

 

6,800 rpm

 

6,700 rpm

 

Bore & Stroke

 

3.50 in x 3.66 in (89 mm x 93 mm)

 

3.54 in x 3.78 in (90 mm x 96 mm)

 

Displacement

 

212 cu in (3,471 cc)

 

223 cu in (3,664 cc)

 

Compression Ratio

 

11.2:1

 

11.2:1

 

Induction System

 

Dual-stage magnesium-alloy intake manifold with Drive-By-Wire™ throttle system,
Programmed multi-point Fuel Injection (PGM-FI)

 

Dual-stage magnesium-alloy intake manifold with Drive-By-Wire™ throttle system,
Programmed multi-point Fuel Injection (PGM-FI)

 

Valvetrain

 

Variable Valve Timing and Lift Electronic Control (VTEC®), 4- valves-per-cylinder, belt-driven, single overhead camshaft

 

Variable Valve Timing and Lift Electronic Control (VTEC®) 4-valves-per-cylinder, belt-driven, single overhead camshaft

 

Engine Block

 

Aluminum alloy block with cast-iron cylinder liners

 

Aluminum alloy block with high-silicon aluminum cylinder liners

 

Cylinder Head

 

Aluminum alloy with pent-roof combustion chambers and 4 valves per cylinder

 

Aluminum alloy with pent-roof combustion chambers and 4 valves per cylinder

 

Emission Control

 

EPA TIER 2 – BIN 5;
CARB LEV II ULEV

 

EPA TIER 2 – BIN 5;
CARB LEV II ULEV

 

Ignition System

 

Electronic Direct

 

Electronic Direct

 

Alternator

 

12 volt – 130 amp

 

12 volt – 130 amp

 

Battery

 

12 volt – 65Ah/20hr

 

12 volt – 65Ah/20hr

 

Required Fuel

 

Premium Unleaded

 

Premium Unleaded

 

Chassis Layout

 

Transverse-mounted front engine, front-wheel-drive (FWD)

 

Transverse-mounted front engine, all-wheel-drive (AWD)

 

TRANSMISSION

TL

TL SH-AWD®

TL SH-AWD® 6MT

 

Transmission

 

6-speed automatic transmission with Sequential SportShift, paddle shifters and Grade Logic Control

 

6-speed automatic transmission with Sequential SportShift, paddle shifters and Grade Logic Control

 

6-speed manual transmission with sport shifter and Hill Start Assist

 

Gear Ratios (:1)

 

First
Second
Third
Fourth
Fifth
Sixth
Reverse

 

3.591
2.095
1.485
1.065
0.754
0.556
2.269

 

First
Second
Third
Fourth
Fifth
Sixth
Reverse

 

3.591
2.095
1.485
1.065
0.754
0.556
2.269

 

First
Second
Third
Fourth
Fifth
Sixth
Reverse

 

3.625
2.115
1.529
1.125
0.847
0.686
3.656

CHASSIS

TL

TL SH-AWD®

 

Body Type

 

All-steel unit body

 

Front Suspension

 

Independent double-wishbone

 

Rear Suspension

 

Independent multi-link

 

Suspension Dampers

 

Twin-tube, gas charged

 

Stabilizer Bars                     Front:
                                              Rear:

 

1.18 in (30 mm) diameter, solid
0.75 in (19 mm) diameter, solid

 

1.06 in diameter (31 mm), solid
0.79 in (20 mm) diameter, hollow
0.18 in (4.5 mm) wall thickness

 

Steering Type

 

Electric Power Steering (EPS), variable-assist rack-and-pinion

 

Steering Ratio

 

13.96:1

 

Steering Wheel Turns

 

2.65 (lock-to-lock)

 

Turning Circle (curb-to-curb)

 

38.4 ft (11.7 m)

 

Wheels

 

17x8 in cast-aluminum
18x8 in cast-aluminum (Available)

 

18x8 in cast-aluminum
19x8 in cast-aluminum (Available)

Tires

 

                                       

 

 

Bridgestone Turanza EL400 (TL)
Michelin Pilot HX MXM4 (TL with Technology Package)
P245/50R17 98V M+S

Michelin Pilot HX MXM4 P245/45R18 98V M+S
(TL w/ Technology Package;
 TL w/ Advance Package)

 

Michelin Pilot HX MXM4 P245/45R18 98V M+S
(TL; TL w/ Technology Package)

Goodyear Eagle RS-A
P245/40R19 94V M+S
(TL w/ Advance Package)

BRAKES and SAFETY

TL

TL SH-AWD®

 

Braking System

 

Dual-diagonal, power-assisted, 4-wheel disc brakes with Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD) and
Brake Assist

 

Front Brake Rotors

 

12.6 in (320 mm) diameter ventilated rotor; 1.1 in (28 mm)
rotor thickness

 

12.6 in (320 mm) diameter ventilated rotor, 1.1 in (28 mm) rotor thickness; functional front mounted brake cooling ducts

 

Rear Brake Rotors

 

13.1 in (334 mm) diameter solid disc; 0.43 in (11 mm) rotor thickness

 

Brake Calipers

 

Dual-piston brake calipers (front); single-piston brake calipers (rear)

 

Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)

 

4-channel system with individual wheel speed sensors and electric/hydraulic control

 

Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) system

 

Throttle control and brake control utilizing yaw, lateral g, speed and steering sensors for traction control and stability enhancement

 

Traction Control System (TCS)

 

Incorporated into Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®)

CAPACITIES

 

 

Crankcase

 

5.3 US qt (5.0 L)

 

Cooling System

 

8.8 US qt (8.3 L)

 

Fuel Tank

 

18.5 gal (70 L)

 

EPA Passenger Volume

 

98.2 cu ft

 

EPA Cargo Volume

 

13.1 cu ft (TL)
12.5 cu ft (TL SH-AWD®)

FUEL ECONOMY

TL

TL SH-AWD®

 

Fuel Mileage*  (city/highway/combined)

 

20/29/23 mpg

 

18/26/21 mpg (6AT)
17/25/20 mpg (6MT)

*Based on 2013 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.

EXTERIOR DIMENSIONS

 

 

Wheelbase

 

109.3 in (2,775 mm)

 

Overall Length

 

194.0 in (4,928 mm)

 

Overall Width

 

74.0 in (1,880 mm)

 

Overall Height

 

57.2 in (1,452 mm)

 

Track, front

 

63.2 in (1,605 mm)

 

Track, rear

 

63.8 in (1,620 mm)

 

Minimum Ground Clearance

 

TL:  6.1 in (155 mm) Unladen; 4.5 in (115 mm) Full-Load
TL SH-AWD:  5.7 in (145 mm) Unladen; 4.4 in (110 mm) Full-Load


INTERIOR DIMENSIONS

Front

Rear

 

Head Room

Leg Room

Hip Room

Shoulder Room

 

38.4 in (976 mm)

42.5 in (1,080 mm)

55.7 in (1,415 mm)

        58.2 in (1,477 mm)

 

36.7 in (932 mm)

36.2 in (920 mm)

54.8 in (1,392 mm)

56.2 in (1,428 mm)

WEIGHT

TL

TL SH-AWD®

TL SH-AWD® 6MT

 

Curb Weight                             TL

          TL w/ Technology Package

TL w/ Advance Package                                  

 

3,726 lb (1,690 kg)

3,741 lb (1,697 kg)

3,770 lb (1,710 kg)

 

3,968 lb (1,800 kg)

3,982 lb (1,806 kg)

4,001 lb (1,815 kg)

 

 

3,889 lb (1,764 kg)

 

 

Weight Distribution                 TL
                  
TL w/ Technology Package

TL w/ Advance Package
                           

 

61/39 (% front/rear)

61/39 (% front/rear)

61/39 (% front/rear)

 

59/41 (% front/rear)

59/41 (% front/rear)

59/41 (% front/rear)

 

 

58/42 (% front/rear)

 

WARRANTIES

 

 

Vehicle
Powertrain
Outer Body Rust-Through
Acura Total Luxury Care®

 

4-year / 50,000 mile limited warranty
6-year / 70,000 mile limited warranty
5-year / Unlimited mile limited warranty
4-year / 50,000 mile limited warranty