My Acura wasn't even my first choice when I
was looking for a new car. It kept showing up
in the comparisons with the cars I was
considering, though, and was worth a test
drive. This car is great. The transmission
shifts almost imperceptably, and even though
it isn't the Type S, it still has push-you-into-
your-seat acceleration. The build quality is
evident all over.
This was my first car that didn't come from the
big three in over 30 years of car ownership. I
got a price lower than the Edmund's TMV, and
almost the entire transaction was handled via
Transmission, acceleration, really fine stereo
system. Having the power seats automatically
adjust is a real boon. My wife is just over 5ft.
tall, and I'm a 6-footer, so this feature gets a
lot of use.
A little less plastic, please, and add a coin
holder somewhere handy.
This car is a great value. The ride is
smoothe, the pick up is superb, and it
feels very luxurious to drive.
Steering is easy and the comfortability
of the seats and ride is a big plus.
I like the automatic seats; drivers
positions for two drivers for side
mirrors and seats. The fog lights make
night driving much easier. The sound
system is excellent, and the seats are
very comfortable. A comfortable ride
comparitive to much more expensive cars.
Gas mileage could be improved as the TL
takes premium gas and is expensive to
I always wanted to buy a GS300, but
this car beats the Lexus by all
measurable parameters and is about 15K
cheaper. It's a perfect family sedan
that combines utility with reasonable
amount fun to drive. 100% recommended.
Engine and transmission performance,
Bose audio w/CD changer,huge trunk,
outstanding reliability and great
customer support (not that you'll need
much of that)