The 2007 Acura TL skillfully combines power, luxury, safety, and reliability in a practical package, all while remaining at the lower end of pricing in its segment. To further its appeal, the Type-S returns after a four-year absence to satisfy performance enthusiasts.
Acura TL Model Changes
The 2007 model year brings a revised exterior and interior to Acura's TL, plus the return of the TL Type-S. Outside is a larger grille, new bumpers, revised head and taillights, plus new alloy wheels. The TL Type-S gets a larger (3.5L vs. 3.2L) 286-horsepower V6, firmer rolls bars, and stiffer springs for better handling.
Regardless of the engine, you get a roomy, comfortable four-door sedan that comes with standard features more often found in the top-echelon luxury cars. Eight-way power driver's seat, heated front seats, a power moonroof, and dual zone climate control are just a few of the luxury items. The audio system is outstanding, with XM satellite radio found alongside the standard six-CD changer and surround sound DVD audio. Every TL also comes packed with safety features, including side, front, and curtain air bags, anti-lock brakes, traction control.
2007 Acura TL Prices
|2007 Acura TL 4-Door Sedan Automatic Transmission||$33,625|
|2007 Acura TL Navigation 4-Door Sedan Automatic Transmissio||$36,125|
|2007 Acura TL Type-S 4-Door Sedan Manual Transmission||$38,125|
|2007 Acura TL Type-S 4-Door Sedan Automatic Transmission||$38,125$|
|2007 Acura TL Type-S Summer Tires 4-Door Sedan Automatic Transmission||$38,325|
|2007 Acura TL Type-S Summer Tires 4-Door Sedan Manual Transmission||$38,325|
Aside from the potent V6 and six-speed stick, the Type-S adds stiffer springs, 17-inch alloy wheels, Brembo disc brakes, sport exhaust, distinct exterior and interior styling, and active noise cancellation.
The only option on the TL is for satellite navigation system, which happens to be one of the very best systems available. It includes voice-recognition and real-time traffic information. Since the nav system is standard on the Type-S, aside from selecting the transmission and the color, the only decision to make on Acura's newest TL is whether or not to swap the all-season tires with summer performance treads.
2007 Acura TL Parts and Accessories
- Maintenance & Repair
- Performance & Tuning
- Exterior Accessories
- Interior Accessories
- Tires & Wheels
- Body Parts & Trim
- Car Electronics
- Car Care
- Tools & Equipment
But more important than the gadgets is the driving experience, and the TL is a wonderful mixture of fun and relaxation. With the Type-S, it verges on exhilarating.