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First Drive: 2012 Acura TL

by Zach Bowman (RSS feed) on Mar 9th, 2011 at 11:57AM

Small Changes Make A Big Difference For years, Acura approached the evolution of its vehicles with the deliberate patience of a carpenter wielding a sanding block. Rough mechanical or aesthetic edges were banished not with axe swings, but with small motions that seemed barely perceptible compared to the ranging whims of the competition. Then the 2009 TL came along. While the automaker had already begun to dabble with its then-new corporate shield grille, the TL took the piece and ran with it in a direction no one else was heading. Ask Acura about the thinking behind the design, and... Read More

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