Time for a new car. I thought briefly
of adding still another SUV to the
roads. Then I remembered that I really
did love to drive once upon a time.
The Acura CL is a fast, fine handling
car with excellent fit and finish. The
styling is not exceptional, but the
engineering definitely is. Convenience
items like mirror defroster, seat
heaters and plenty of concealed storage
are welcome. My hockey sticks fit
through the (unfortunately small
opening from the trunk to the rear
seats. Controls are logical and well
placed. The AC is effective (though
whiney at times).
Excellent handling. Tight trim and
finish. Wonderful black paint with
blue visible beneath.
Only thing I wish they'd work
differently are the trunk hinges: they
take up valuable trunk space when