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Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 0.4
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 0.9

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.98

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.3


Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) -TBD-


Fuel System PGM-FI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 152 @ 4800
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.3L/138
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 5700

Exterior Dimensions

Liftover Height (in) -TBD-
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.33
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.1
Track Width, Front (in) 59.6
Height, Overall (in) 54.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.1
Length, Overall (in) 190.0
Wheelbase (in) 106.9

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.2

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.4
Front Leg Room (in) 42.9
Front Head Room (in) 37.4
Second Head Room (in) 35.9
Second Leg Room (in) 31.0
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.1
Second Hip Room (in) 47.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 84.7
Front Hip Room (in) 51.6
Passenger Capacity 5


EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25


Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) -TBD-
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.04
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.4


Vehicle Name Acura CL
Vehicle Name Acura CL
Body Style 2 Door Coupe


Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Double-Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double-Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) -TBD-
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) -TBD-
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.07
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.59


Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P205/55R16
Rear Tire Size P205/55R16
Spare Tire Size Compact


Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) -TBD-
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) -TBD-
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) -TBD-
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) -TBD-


Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.193
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.807
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.285
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD,
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.062
Clutch Size (in) -TBD-
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.000
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.685
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.903


EPA Classification Sub-Compact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3062


Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact