Acura Automobiles: Acura TL Wins "Best Cars for Families" Award From U.S. News & World Report

Posted on 12. Mar, 2013 by in Acura Canada

The 2013 TL, Acura’s opening oppulance sedan, has been named “Best Upscale Midsize Car for Families” by U.S. News World Report in a 2013 “Best Cars for Families” awards.

“The Acura TL offers a ideal mix of performance, comfort and safety, ensuing in a oppulance sedan that’s a intelligent choice for families,” pronounced Mike Accavitti, clamp boss of inhabitant selling operations. “The TL provides relatives with a opening they enterprise in a oppulance sedan interconnected with a well-appointed interior, tip reserve ratings, a horde of customary Acura technologies and atmospheric second quarrel seating that is ideal for clients and children.”

The “Best Cars for Families” awards mix quality, distance and family-friendly facilities into a combination score. Quality is totalled regulating a weighted normal of scores from a U.S. News rankings during a time a awards are published. The rankings review cars on a basement of safety, trustworthiness and a accord of automotive critics’ opinions. Size is formed on a vehicle’s seating ability and interior space. For family-friendly features, U.S. News factors in a accessibility of facilities deemed to be useful to families by a editors.

The 2013 TL, featuring Acura’s Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) physique structure, was among a initial vehicles to accept a top probable reserve rating of TOP SAFETY PICK+from a Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) underneath a more-stringent contrast guidelines. ACE is an disdainful physique pattern that enhances passenger insurance and pile-up harmony in frontal crashes. Standard reserve apparatus on all Acura models includes Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with traction control, ABS, dual-stage/multiple-threshold front airbags, front-side airbags, side screen airbags for all outboard seating positions, front seatbelts with involuntary tensioning complement and bucket limiters, Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) and Daytime Running Lights (DRL).

The 2013 Acura TL is offering in both front-wheel expostulate and all-wheel expostulate drivetrain configurations. The front-wheel expostulate TL is powered by an all-aluminum, 3.5-liter, 24-valve, VTEC® V-6 engine that produces 280 horsepower and 254 lb-ft of torque. The all-wheel expostulate chronicle of a TL utilizes Acura’s Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ (SH-AWD®) complement and comes versed with an all-aluminum,  3.7-liter, 24-valve, VTEC®  V-6 engine that produces 305 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque. Both versions are versed with a Sequential SportShift 6-speed involuntary delivery as standard. For a enthusiast, a 6-speed primer delivery is accessible on a TL SH-AWD indication when versed with a Technology Package.

With a manufacturer’s suggested sell cost (MSRP*) starting during $35,905, a 2013 Acura TL offers an superb array of customary facilities such as reward leather seats; adjustable, energy front seats with 2-position driver’s chair memory settings; Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink® mobile write interface; an 8-speaker, 276-watt audio complement with a 6-disc CD changer, AM/FM radio, XM® Radio, Bluetooth® Audio and USB pier and AUX jack connectivity; Dual-zone, dual-mode involuntary meridian control complement with automobile steam control; energy moonroof; and aluminum wheels, sized during 17×8 inches for a front-wheel expostulate TL and 18×8 inches for a TL with SH-AWD.

About Acura
Acura offers a full line of technologically modernized opening oppulance vehicles by a network of 272 dealers within a United States. The Acura lineup facilities 7 particular models including a all-new RLX oppulance flagship sedan, a TL opening oppulance sedan, a TSX Sport Wagon and sedan, a ILX compress oppulance sedan, a RDX oppulance crossover SUV, a MDX oppulance competition application car and a ZDX four-door sports coupe.

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*MSRP incompatible tax, license, registration, car options and end assign of $895.00. Dealer prices might vary.

 

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