Acura hasn’t released all the details on the new TL, but the automaker has confirmed that the TL will be offered with the Super Handling All-Wheel Drive (SH-AWD) system. The new TL will also feature the most powerful Acura engine ever, so expect the final horsepower rating to be at least 300 from a 3.7L V6, which of course will be mated to the SH-AWD system. The base engine is expected to be a 280 horsepower 3.5L V6 that will send the power to the ground through the front wheels.
The new TL will be available this fall. Does the new TL look better than the new TSX and RL sedans?
Expect a full press release soon.
All-New 2009 Acura TL to Debut This Fall
07/10/2008 -TORRANCE, Calif. – The all-new, completely redesigned 2009 Acura TL employs dramatic new styling along with a luxurious interior that includes more driver relevant technology than ever. Featuring the most powerful Acura engine ever, the 2009 TL will be available in two distinctive versions including the first ever application of Super Handling All-Wheel Drive(SH-AWD) on TL. Available in the fall of 2008, the new TL will deliver a driving experience that achieves new highs within the performance luxury sedan category.
Acura offers a full line of technologically advanced performance luxury vehicles through a network of 270 dealers within the United States. The Acura lineup features five distinctive models including the RL luxury performance sedan, the TL performance luxury sedan, the TSX sports sedan, the turbocharged RDX luxury crossover SUV and the award-winning MDX luxury sport utility vehicle.