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The wheels are a little big and my scanner doesn't pick up shading very well. But here's my idea of a next gen Acura TL. I took cues from what I could tell the grill was going to look like, plus the fender flares, and looked at the recent Acura concepts.


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good start but still needs refinement.

the nose looks like a pointy mazda and it has enough front overhang to make a 76 Eldorado blush.

As to fender vents.... just say no.

there are two, maybe 3 brands that can get away with that claiming historical precedent. Acura isn't one of them.

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Well, I really like it. It is great to see a new drawing from you, and hope to see more coming very soon becuase you are incredible! You're probably fairly close to the actual redesigned TL, also.


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Thanks for the feedback!

Okay so so far, the fixes needed:

smaller wheels

ride lower

either visually make the vent work or delete it

refine overhang

It doesn't actually have a whole lot of overhang--it is a front wheel drive platform. But without the shading, and at that angle, it's hard to see where the side ends and the front begins. Look at the front driver-side wheel--not a whole lot of overhang from there.

Edited by Zulehan

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I don't think this is too tall. In fact, its overall proportions remind me of an Accord coupe, which is a pretty hot car. And since they are on the same platform, that adds realism to this sketch.

All the other suggestions are right, though.

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