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Acura RL Overview

Thursday April 21st, 2011 at 1:44 PM
Posted by: Derek

2009 Acura RL

The RL is Acura’s flagship 4-door sedan, which was redesigned for 2009 with more aggressive styling. It continues to be a showcase for the latest advances in electronic technology, including Acura’s Collision Mitigation Braking System, Adaptive Cruise Control and improved Super Handling All-Wheel Drive (SH-AWD). The RL also offers AcuraLink weather, a new Note function for XM Radio, Traffic Rerouting, Active Sound Control, Smart Entry, Bluetooth Audio and HandsFreeLink that now features more than 700 voice commands and improved voice recognition.

The 2011 Acura RL is a 4-door, 5-passenger luxury sedan, available in 3 trims, ranging from the 6-Spd AT to the 6-Spd AT w/Advance Package.

MSRP:

Standard Engine:

$47,200 – $55,150

3.7-liter, V6, 300-horsepower engine that achieves 17-mpg in the city and 24-mpg on the highway. A 6-speed automatic transmission with overdrive is standard.

Average Consumer Rating: 4.02 stars

Expert Rating: 4.9 stars

EXPERT REVIEWS
2011 Acura RL 2011 Acura RL SH-AWD – More Than Just a Fancy Accord
Rating: 4 stars
By Dan Tsuchiya

“This is Acura’s best RL yet: it’s smooth, has predictable power, a solid but staid interior and exterior, with enough technology to provide safety and comfort for a great daily driving experience. “

2009 Acura RL 2009 Acura RL Review: Acura Achieves a Balance Again With the RL
Rating: 4.5 stars
By Peter N.

“The Acura RL makes a great choice for an everyday luxury sports car. It provides all the features to make the slog into work as comfortable as possible…”

2009 Acura RL 2009 Acura RL First Impressions – Year 12 of the Identity Crisis
By John G.

“Luxury sports sedans are a tricky balance between comfort and performance. The 2009 Acura RL splits that difference as well as any car I’ve driven…”

PHOTO GALLERIES
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2011 Acura RL SH-AWD | 2009 Acura RL



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