Basic Info

Year: 2002
Make: Acura
Model: RL
Trim: 3.5 4DR Sedan
Style: 3.5 4dr Sedan
Base Price: $43,150
Drive: Front-wheel Drive
Curb Weight: 3,898 lbs
Length: 196.6 in.
Width: 71.6 in.
Height: 54.5 in.
Wheelbase: 114.6 in.
Drag Coefficient: 0.32

Powertrain

Horsepower: 225 hp @ 5,200 rpm
Torque: 231 ft-lbs @ 2,800 rpm
Engine: 3.5l V-6 Sohc
Displacement: 3.5 liters
Compression Ratio: 9.60 to 1
Valves: 24
Engine Config: Standard
Redline: 6,000 rpm

Power/Torque Curve

Drivetrain

Transmission: 4-speed Automatic
Final Drive: 3.13
Gear Ratios
1: 2.46
2: 1.45
3: 0.95
4: 0.65
R: 1.88
Drive: Front-wheel Drive
Front Tires: P225/55VR16
Rear Tires: P225/55VR16
Tire Compound: All-seasons

Performance

All times below are derived from the MotorMatchup advanced vehicle simulation.

Street Surface

0-60 mph (1ft): 8.76 sec
0-60 mph: 9.18 sec
0-100 mph: 21.1 sec
60-130 mph: 37.22 sec

60 ft: 2.9 sec
330 ft: 7.4 sec
​⅛ mile: 11.02 sec @67.5 mph
​¼ mile: 16.72 sec @88.1 mph
½ mile: 25.8 sec @106.2 mph
1 mile: 41.24 sec @125.4 mph

0-100 km/h: 9.7 sec
0-200 km/h: 40.18 sec
Top Speed (simulated): 148 mph

Prepped Surface

0-60 mph (1ft): 8.84 sec
0-60 mph: 9.26 sec
0-100 mph: 21.38 sec
60-130 mph: 38.64 sec

60 ft: 2.9 sec
330 ft: 7.44 sec
​⅛ mile: 11.06 sec @67.3 mph
​¼ mile: 16.78 sec @87.6 mph
½ mile: 25.9 sec @105.7 mph
1 mile: 41.44 sec @124.4 mph

0-100 km/h: 9.78 sec
0-200 km/h: 41.3 sec
Top Speed (simulated): 147 mph

Fuel & Efficiency

MPG Highway: 24 mpg
MPG City: 18 mpg
Fuel Capacity: 18 gal.
Estimated Range: 378 miles
Drag Coefficient: 0.32