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2014 Acura TL 2014 BMW 4-Series
   
2WD Automatic
  • 2WD Automatic
  • 2WD Automatic Special Edition
  • SH-AWD Automatic
  • 2WD Automatic with Technology Package
  • 2WD Automatic with Advanced Package
  • SH-AWD Manual with Technology Package
  • SH-AWD Automatic with Technology Package
  • SH-AWD Automatic with Advanced Package
Coupe
  • Coupe
  • Coupe
  • Coupe
  • Coupe
  • Convertible
  • Convertible
  • Convertible

Prices

MSRP $36,030 $40,500  
Invoice $33,828 $37,260
Avg. Paid N/A N/A

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.6 8.9  
Critics' Rating 8.3 9.5
Performance 7.8 9.3
Interior 8.2 7.7
Safety 9.3 N/A
Reliability 5.0 3.5

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Comfortable front and rear seats
  • Attractive, high-quality interior
  • SH-AWD models’ sporty handling
  • Long list of standard features
  • Functional, high-quality interior
  • Powerful engine choices
  • Good fuel economy
  • Razor-sharp handling
 
Cons
  • Unimpressive fuel economy
  • Limited back-seat space

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic  
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Premium Unleaded V-6 3.5 L/212 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 2.0 L/122
MPG 20 City / 29 Hwy 23 City / 35 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Sedan Coupe  

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 109.3 110.6  
Length, Overall (in) 194 182.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 74 71.9
Height, Overall (in) 57.2 54.2

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard  
Power Windows Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Sun/Moon Roof Standard Standard  
Power Tilt/Sliding Sunroof Standard Standard

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3726 3470  

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front Performance Standard Standard  
Tires - Rear Performance Standard Standard
Compact Spare Tire Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Standard

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Optional  
Back-Up Camera Optional
Cruise Control Standard Standard
Heads-Up Display Optional
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Standard Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard
HID headlights Standard Standard
Rear Parking Aid Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Standard Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Rain Sensing Wipers Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Standard Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard
Mirror Memory Standard Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 4  
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 98.2
Front Head Room (in) 38.4 39.8
Front Leg Room (in) 42.5 42.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.2 55.3
Front Hip Room (in) 55.7
Second Head Room (in) 36.7 36.1
Second Leg Room (in) 36.2 33.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.2 51.7
Second Hip Room (in) 54.8
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 13.1 15.7

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard  
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard
CD Changer Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
HD Radio Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Standard Optional
Premium Sound System Standard
Hard Disk Drive Optional

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard Standard  
Dual Zone A/C Standard Standard
A/C Standard Standard
Rear A/C Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System Optional  
Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Standard
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard Standard

Seats

Leather Seats Standard Optional  
Premium Synthetic Seats Standard
Heated Driver Seat Standard Optional
Driver Lumbar Standard Optional
Passenger Lumbar Optional
Seat Memory Standard Standard
Power Driver Seat Standard Standard
Power Passenger Seat Standard Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard

Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag Standard Standard  
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard  
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard Standard  
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard
Blind Spot Monitor Optional
Auto-Leveling Headlights Standard
Lane Departure Warning Optional

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Front Wheel Drive Standard  
Rear Wheel Drive Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard
V6 Cylinder Engine Standard
Turbocharged Standard
Engine Type Premium Unleaded V-6 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Displacement 3.5 L/212 2.0 L/122
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 280 @ 6200 240 @ 5000
Torque (Net @ RPM) 254 @ 5000 255 @ 1250
Transmission Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Turning diameter 38.4 37.1

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard  
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 (Est) 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 (Est) 35
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 15.8

Suspension

Active Suspension System Optional  
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double Wishbone Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link Multi-Link

Transmission

Automatic Standard Standard  
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Standard Standard
6-Speed Automatic Standard
8-Speed Automatic Standard
Manual Optional
6-Speed Manual Optional