Ratings & Reviews

Awards model TL


The exhilarating performance and modern luxury of the TL hasn’t gone unnoticed. It has even made headlines for earning top safety ratings.


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Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

The 2014 TL achieved a Top Safety Pick designation by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) by earning their top rating ("Good") in frontal and side impact crash tests, as well as roof strength and head restraint & seat evaluations.

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ALG Residual Value

Acura currently holds the Automotive Lease Guide (ALG) Residual Value Award for Overall Luxury Brand. Acura has previously earned this honor in 2009 and 2010 and has never ranked below 2nd place for the past five years.


TL Consumer Impressions Video

Running Time: 1:55Size: 31 MB

Hear what longtime Acura owners have to say about the TL.

A select group of Acura owners took a test drive on the streets of Los Angeles and then got an opportunity that few get—to push the TL to its limits on an exhilarating autocross course. What did these discriminating Acura buyers have to say? Watch the video to find out.


USA Today

“Surely a test pair of redesigned TLs delivered the most enjoyable overall driving of any cars in a long time — the kind of deep satisfaction that has you looking for excuses to take the long, twisty way.”

“(SH-AWD) can't overcome stupid drivers or the laws of physics. But short of those, it pretty much begs you to bring it on.”

“Used to feel tight, now feels roomy.”

“Acura's mastered the black art of tuning electric steering.”

Read the whole article here.