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2013 Acura TL SH-AWD ADV

GAYOT Rating

Value-Packed Sports Sedan

A three-quarter front view of a 2013 Acura TL SH-AWD
In short: A stylish, well-priced luxury sports sedan.

2013 Acura TL SH-AWD ADV Review

This stylish sports sedan offers great performance and a luxurious feel for a reasonable price. Boasting a 3.7-liter V6 and Super Handling All-Wheel Drive, the Acura TL SH-AWD is both quick out the gates and around corners. Our tester’s Advanced package added attractive features like handsome 19-inch wheels, a navigation system with real-time traffic and weather, and a 440-watt ELS surround sound system.

Warranty/Service: Four-year/50,000-mile new vehicle limited warranty; five-year/70,000-mile powertrain limited warranty; five-year/unlimited-mile rust perforation limited warranty; four-year/50,000-mile Acura Genuine Accessories limited warranty; four-year/50,000-mile Acura Total Luxury Care with Roadside Assistance

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Make: Acura, Vehicle Type: Sedan

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Base Price: $45,385 / As Tested: $46,280

Technical Specifications

Vehicle type: front engine, all-wheel drive, 5-passenger, 4-door sedan

Engine: 3.7-liter V6
Horsepower: 305 @ 6,300 rpm
Torque: 273 @ 5,000 rpm
Transmission: 6-speed automatic

Curb weight: 4,001 lbs
Wheelbase: 109.3 in
Length/Width/Height: 194 / 74 / 57.2 in
Turning circle: 38.9 ft

4-wheel disc brakes with ABS
Suspension: independent double-wishbone front; independent multi-link rear

Traction: electronic stability control with traction control; Super Handling All-Wheel Drive

0-60 mph: 6.2 seconds
60-0 mph: n/a
Top Speed: 125 mph

EPA City: 18 mpg
EPA Highway: 26 mpg
Combined MPG: 21 mpg

Seating Capacity: 5
Safety: dual-stage front airbags; front side airbags; front and rear side curtain airbags

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