1997 Acura TL 4-Door Sedan 3.2L Premium Pkg Specs

4-Door Sedan 3.2L Premium Pkg
MSRP based on 4-Door Sedan 3.2L w/Premium Pkg

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 19 mpg City/24 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas V6, 3.2L
EPA Class Compact
Style Name Automatic with Premium Package
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style 4dr Car
Transmission 4-speed electronically controlled automatic transmission w/grade logic control system


EPA Classification Compact
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3516
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 36.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.6
Second Hip Room (in) 54.3
Front Head Room (in) 39.1
Second Leg Room (in) 35.2
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 53.9
Front Leg Room (in) 43.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 94.7
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.7
Track Width, Front (in) 61.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.9
Liftover Height (in) -TBD-
Wheelbase (in) 111.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.4
Height, Overall (in) 55.7
Length, Overall (in) 191.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.1

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.2
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24

Performance Specs

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 5300
Displacement 3.2L/196
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 210 @ 4500
Fuel System PGM-FI
Engine Type Gas V6
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.455
Reverse Ratio (:1) 1.880
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Type 4
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 0.949
Clutch Size (in) NA
Drivetrain Front-Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.458
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.652
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.133
Trans Order Code NA
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.1 x 0.91
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.3 x 0.35
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) -TBD-
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.3
Steering Type Pwr-Assisted
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.0
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.7
Rear Tire Size P205/65R15
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size 135/80R16
Front Tire Size P205/65R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Front Wheel Size (in) 15" x 6.5"
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15" x 6.5"
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.13
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) -TBD-
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.58
Suspension Type - Front Double-Wishbone
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) -TBD-
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Trailing Link
Suspension Type - Rear Double-Wishbone

Safety Features

Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front No
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front No
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear No
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights No
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps Yes
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor No
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No


Basic Miles/km 50,000
Basic Years 4
Roadside Assistance Note Towing for warranty covered breakdowns - TLC customer satisfaction program w/24-hour roadside assistance, concierge service, trip planning & other benefits

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 8.1
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) -TBD-
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) -TBD-
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) -TBD-
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) -TBD-
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) -TBD-