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Selected Style 4-Door Base RWD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door RWD Base 20 29 $30,676 $33,100
4-Door RWD Journey 20 29 $31,970 $34,500
4-Door AWD x 19 27 $33,447 $36,100
4-Door Sedan Automatic 2WD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 2WD Automatic 20 29 $33,526 $35,705
4-Door Sedan 2WD Tech Automatic 20 29 $36,979 $39,435
4-Door Sedan 2WD Advance Automatic 20 29 $39,015 $41,635
4-Door Sedan SH-AWD Automatic 18 26 $36,812 $39,255
4-Door Sedan SH-AWD Tech Manual 17 25 $40,264 $42,985
4-Door Sedan SH-AWD Tech Automatic 18 26 $40,264 $42,985
4-Door Sedan SH-AWD Advance Automatic 18 26 $42,300 $45,185
Pricing
Invoice Price
$30,676
$33,526
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$33,100
$35,705
Monthly Payment Estimate
$552 / month
$595 / month
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TCC's Bottom Line Forget that the 2012 Infiniti G Sedans are somewhat practical four-door designs; they can provide all the sensory thrills and dynamic satisfaction of full-fledged sports cars. The 2012 Acura TL is a surprisingly well-rounded luxury sedan, with a host of advanced tech features, and in top SH-AWD trim morphs into a complete and compelling sport sedan.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Midsize Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 37.7 36.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.2 56.2
Front Leg Room (in) 43.9 42.5
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Front Hip Room (in) 55.1 55.7
Second Leg Room (in) 34.7 36.2
Front Head Room (in) 40.5 38.4
Second Hip Room (in) 53.7 54.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.6 58.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 99.0 98.2
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.1 6.1
Length, Overall (in) 187.9 194.0
Height, Overall (in) 57.2 57.2
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.2 63.8
Wheelbase (in) 112.2 109.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.8 74.0
Track Width, Front (in) 59.8 63.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.5 13.1
Brakes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.1 x 0.6 13.2 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.6 x 1.1 12.6 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.0 18.5
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.4 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4 38.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.1 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size P225/55VR17 P245/50VR17
Spare Tire Size T145/80D17 - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P225/55VR17 P245/50VR17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3534 3726
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 X 7.5 17 x 8.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 17 x 8.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 8.8 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150 - TBD -
Engine
Displacement 2.5L/152 3.5L/212
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 218 @ 6400 280 @ 6200
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System SMPI Electronic Fuel Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 187 @ 4800 254 @ 5000
Engine Order Code VQ25HR NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 20
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 23 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 29
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.98 1.49
Trans Type 7 6
Drivetrain Rear-Wheel Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.75
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.86 2.27
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.10 2.10
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.36 3.72
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.37 1.07
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.87 0.56
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.78 3.36
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78 -
Summary
Vehicle Name Infiniti G25 Sedan Acura TL
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.18
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone Double Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.75
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 5 4
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 8.0 8.1
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating -
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger -
Overall Side Crash Rating -
Side Barrier Rating -
Side Barrier Rating Driver -
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat -
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat -
Combined Side Rating Front Seat -
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat -
Rollover Rating -
 
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