Honda is one of the few automakers left that still sprinkle manual transmission options throughout its lineup, with the Acura TL being the. Whatever you think of the new Acura TL’s er, unusual styling, you’ve got to hand it to the boffins working on the car — they’re enthusiasts. Thankfully, shortly after the TL went on sale, Acura announced plans to add a manual gearbox back to the lineup. Unfortunately, it would.
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Select a Make 2. Welding Metal Using Car Batteries. Most luxury brands can boast no better than a low single-digit manual gearbox take-rate. But generally speaking, the manual transmission does a good job of changing the car’s character for the sportier, resulting in a more enjoyable driving experience. The Lincoln Nautilus. The Navigation System features an 8-inch full VGA high-resolution color display for excellent visibility.
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It felt fluid and easy to drive quickly around Honda’s tight, technical 1. Honda is one of the few automakers left that still sprinkle manual transmission options throughout its lineup, with the Acura TL being the latest offering from the Japanese automaker’s upscale arm to get a shift-for-yourself six speed.
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Wheels and tires are as expressive as the exterior styling. But Acura stuck with it, becoming just the third automaker to offer a manual transmission, all-wheel drive combination in its segment, joining the Audi A4 and BMW i xDrive, though the A4 is not currently offered with a six-cylinder engine. Acura is one of those: This enhanced frontal crash energy management helps to reduce the forces transferred to the passenger compartment and can help to more evenly disperse the forces transferred to other vehicles in a crash.
This page is for personal, non-commercial use. Stiffer front and side engine mounts are fitted and percent stiffer, respectivelyplus a percent stiffer rear hydro mount and a percent stiffer upper transmission mount.
Engineers worked to get Acura’s first SH-AWD manual’s gearshift manaul clutch to feel as good as any front-drive Acura or Hondawith an 8mm shift throw, which it claims is shortest in the segment. The Off-Road Expo. Photo Gallery 4 Photos in this Gallery.
In addition to the powertrain and technology choices, TL buyers can further customize their performance luxury sedan with tire and wheel upgrades.
If you want a manual with your TSX, you can only get one mated to its base 2. Lastly, the front driveshafts and CV-boots are replaced with heavier-duty units. Shifter feel could be more mechanical, but it’s a minor complaint. The Owner’s Guide provides a quick how-to on basic functions and features. A drop down menu will appear. Kirill Ougarov February 15, Welding Metal Using Car Batteries.
That’s enough for those Acura boffins to argue for it, coming a year after the new TL’s launch, due to the car’s engineering development cadence. However, the manual is offered only in zcura with the TL’s technology package. And thanks for reading Autoblog. Mannual may order presentation ready copies to distribute to your colleagues, customers, or clients, by visiting http: The six-speed manual transmission is an all-new design that is substantially stronger than the previous generation TL manual transmission.
We notice manaul using an ad blocker. Click to Read More and View Comments. Standard is a 3. Acura takes performance to the next level and aims straight at the heart of the enthusiast driver with the addition of a manual transmission zcura to the TL lineup for the model year. Delivery time is approximately five weeks. To save paper and time, you wcura download the latest manuals now. Clutch weight is just right and pickup is smooth and progressive.
Select a Make 2. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting. The design and execution of the interior is an artful combination of leather surfaces, acuraa by metallic and wood-pattern trim.
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Hl first introduced ACE to the Acura line for the model year and its inclusion in the fourth generation TL means that every vehicle in the Acura model range now has this advanced safety engineering. Driving the Wildest Production Lambo Ever. Acyra additional weight savings, aluminum is used for the hood, the front suspension subframe and rear suspension knuckles. The update process may take approximately two hours and will be performed free of charge 0210 November 1, The Owner’s Manual explains the various features and functions of your Acura, offers operation tips and suggestions for vehicle care and maintenance, provides specific details on safety systems, and includes comprehensive technical specifications.