The optional navigation system boasts enough hard drive space for 15 gigabytes of music. It delivers plenty of power and excellent gas mileage! For the most part, what you will pay extra for - comes standard with an Acura. The drive and handling is very sporty. This system delivered clear, distinct sound no matter what kind of music I fed it. As I mentioned before, it feels like a cozy mini jazz club on wheels, mostly due to the classy all-black motif and soft seating arrangements.
Fortunately, there is also a higher-output 3. It was the essential car for the family, offering the big bench seats of a sedan along with voluminous space at the rear for picnic food, camping equipment, beach toys, or even a few more passengers in jump seats. Place three loops on the cargo liner over the seats, and secure by reinstalling the headrests. Secure twenty hook-and-loop fasteners 10 on each side on the cargo liner to the cargo area as shown. Crown Acura Home of the 110% price protection.
The Lux-Suede heated leather seats are comfortable and the interior and exterior stylin cues are nice additional touches. Bluetooth connectivity is also standard. Honda is in the process of updating its cars with the new HondaLink app integration service, and I would expect Acura to get something similar, but nothing yet has been announced. Very satisfied with the car. Although boosted with electronic gadgetry, its steering is firm in-hand and lacks noticeable dead spots. If you go with the navigation system you should not have this issue. Call today for a test.
The external data comes in courtesy of satellite radio. The most surprising miss by Acura in the cabin tech is that I could not use voice command to place calls to people from my phone's contact list. Flow Honda of Burlington sold the car as I was waiting to complete the sale and had already signed off on my agreement to purchase. Still, like one of those caffeine-filled libations at your local coffeehouse, the maintains its status as a solid selection among a growing pool of European and domestic competition. Odometer is 15777 miles below market average! Operate up to three remote-controlled devices around your home, such garage, doors, lighting, home security systems, wish to link 1—3 inches, homeLink button you want program.
The car is nimble great in cornering, you do not realize you are driving a wagon. Repeat the same procedure on the other side of the vehicle. Weakness: Performance and its confusing navigation system, without touchscreen feature. Acura also deals with you where the others won't. We are averaging about 30 mpgs. This Bluetooth phone system is actually a legacy from the non-navigation-equipped model, which Acura does not bother to upgrade with the Tech package.
Using the iPhone was excellent, as I could use the car's interface to browse music by album, artist, genre, and track, or just hit the voice command button and ask for music by album or artist. Call today for more information. The interior quality and design is on par with the German make I was considering. The Special Edition is like a Starbucks holiday cup. The Bad The voice command system does not offer dial by name with a paired phone's contact list, and the navigation system maps only show 2D views.
The optional navigation system boasts enough hard drive space for 15 gigabytes of music. With fewer than 45,000 miles on the odometer, this vehicle combines dashing good looks with great efficiency. The 201 horsepower helps in giving each gear a decently wide power band, but the automatic shifts were occasionally more abrupt than they would be in a car with a six-speed. To see what's new for 2012, click , or check out a of the two model years. For a 4 cyl car this car has some pickup. However, it was not as slow to shift as some torque converter automatics. The wagon comes standard with all-wheel drive, as well as a turbocharged four-cylinder engine that reviewers said provides lively acceleration.
Now, wagons are as rare as drive-in theaters, the task of family hauler taken over by minivans the size of cargo containers. Remove three headrests from the left rear seat and right rear seat. A five-speed automatic transmission with sport shift paddles is standard on all models, although a six-speed manual is available for only a four-cylinder sedan. One might ask, Where's the extra power? Ive seen up to 36mpg with no stopping and going. But the only way this Acura can lay claim to being sporty is by comparing it to a. Premium gas is optional per dealership but must use at least the plus grade of gas.
New for 2012 There are no significant changes for 2012. I also found it easy to enter destinations, either searching the points of interest database or using voice command to input an address. Then I got a call the next morning to say the sale they made had fallen through, and asked if I was still interested in the car?! Not surprisingly, the five-speed automatic did not respond overly quickly to my manual gear shifts with the paddles. Being an Acura, leather covered the seats, and the front row was power adjustable. Torque can be hard to find at the bottom half of the 7100 rpm spectrum, so calling on lower gears during a hasty canyon charge usually is the norm. The good amount of space in the car helped make the trip enjoyable, the rear wagon space accessible through the wide rear hatch ready to be filled up with any number of suitcases and other luggage. Secure eleven hook-and-loop fasteners on the cargo liner to the left rear seat back and right rear seat back.