Video: 2011 Acura RL Golf Cart Review

The 2011 Acura RL used as a golf cart? Nick Jaynes of Downforce Motoring takes the RL to Heron Lakes Golf Course in this humorous and entertaining “Top Gear” inspired video review.

There really aren’t too many video reviews of the upgraded 2011 Acura RL, so kudos to the guys over at Downforce Motoring for putting together a lengthy and unique review.

I was even surprised by an RL feature I’ve never seen before: the electronically controlled rear window shade. Who knew?

Watch the full 12 minute video above and check out more videos from Downforce Motoring at downforcemotoring.com.

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2012 Acura RL Delivers Exceptional Refinement Along With All-Season Performance

2012 Acura RL

Official release from www.acuranews.com

10/13/2011 – TORRANCE, Calif.

The RL luxury performance sedan has long served as one of Acura’s most technologically advanced vehicles, and for 2012 such use of technology abounds. Whether it be advance technology applied to the engine, chassis or interior— the RL owner will reap the benefits in the form of performance, safety and comfort.

Featuring bold looks, a 300 horsepower engine and Acura’s acclaimed Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ (SH-AWD™) system, the 2012 RL demonstrates that refined luxury is complemented perfectly by advanced technology and performance adrenaline. In addition to delivering luxury, style and performance, Acura’s top-of-the-line sedan keeps drivers more connected to their world (and the world around them) by featuring some of the latest in intuitive, easy-to-use, state-of-the-art technology.

“The RL continues to set the benchmark for the innovative use of customer-relevant technology,” said Jeff Conrad, vice president of Acura sales. “There aren’t many cars at any price that offer more advanced technology or drive system sophistication.”

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2011 Acura RL – Official Release

2011 Acura RL

Official release from www.acuranews.com:

2011 Acura RL Delivers More Refinement and Improved Performance

12/21/2010 – TORRANCE, Calif.

The RL luxury performance sedan has long served as one of Acura’s most technologically advanced vehicles, and for 2011 significant upgrades have been made to again raise the bar. To further maximize the output of the 3.7L V-6 engine, the RL receives an all-new Sequential SportShift 6-speed automatic transmission for 2011. In addition, the RL enjoys an even quieter cabin thanks to the first-ever use of a unique resonator wheel technology in a passenger vehicle.

Featuring bold looks, a 300 horsepower engine and Acura’s acclaimed Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ (SH-AWD™) system, the 2011 RL demonstrates that refined luxury is complemented perfectly by advanced technology and performance adrenaline. In addition to delivering luxury, style and performance, Acura’s top-of-the-line sedan keeps drivers more connected to their world (and the world around them) by featuring some of the latest in intuitive, easy-to-use, state-of-the-art technology.

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2011 RL and Acura TSX Sport Wagon on acura.com

2011 Acura TSX Sport Wagon

Acura.com has rounded out it’s 2011 model line with the recent additions of the new 2011 TSX Sport Wagon and the refreshed 2011 RL.

While the TSX Sport Wagon gallery has photos we’ve previously seen before, the 2011 RL has some new and exciting shots.

Take a look at the new photos, pricing, specifications, accessories and the rest of the details at acura.com.

2011 Acura RL

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2011 Acura RL Gallery

2011 Acura RL

Here are a few images released by Acura of the refreshed 2011 RL. Exterior changes include a slightly updated grill similar to the 2011 TSX and new 18 inch wheels.

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