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2007 Acura RL Review and Pictures

Summary
2008 Acura RL is a luxury sedan that can seat five passengers. It has four doors.

What is New in 2008 Acura RL?
Additions include many new packages offering numerous options within them like navigation system, run-flat tires, and mitigating braking system.

Introduction
2008 Acura RL proves to be a competent and high-performance car, although does not sport any flashy features or high-speed.

Body Styles, Trim Levels, and Options
2008 Acura RL is available in three trims ranging from Sedan to CMBS/PAX Package. Options include rearview camera, navigation system with real-time traffic, steering-wheel-mounted audio controls, leather seating, power and heated front seats, and satellite radio.

Powertrains and Performance
2008 Acura RL offers standard 290hp 3.5-liter V6 engine with five-speed automatic transmission and overdrive. It delivers 16-mpg in city and 24-mpg on highway.

Interior Design and Special Features
Interiors are spacious and luxurious with dramatic designs, many controls, and numerous technological features. Legroom is sufficient while cargo space is average.

Safety Features
Standard safety features include full-length side curtain airbags, antilock disc brakes with brake assist, stability control system, front seat side airbags, and optional CMBS system to alert driver of dangers.

Driving Impressions
Excellent handling and multilink rear suspension assure smooth ride, although steering is not too precise.

Pros
Systematic integration of numerous technologies, excellent handling

Cons
Average steering, modest engines

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  • Cory

    I’m a big fan of Acura and have owned two. Quality cars and very reliable. I just wish they would’ve stretched the new RL out a little bit more. Thanks! Great blog!