Acura RDX

Price $42,390 – $47,390
Fuel consumption 8.7 – 12.4 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 74%(view ratings)
Once again this year, the Acura RDX, a luxury compact SUV, is brought to life by a 3.5L V6 that generates 279 horsepower and 252 lb·ft of torque. Its transmission is a six-speed automatic and it comes with standard all-wheel drive regardless of the version (Base, Tech or Elite). With up to 2178 litres of space with the rear seatbacks folded down, the RDX offers one of the biggest cargo holds in its category. This vehicle can tow up to 680 kilograms (1500 pounds).

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Test Drives2019 Acura RDX: Just in Time
These days, if a luxury brand portfolio isn’t filled with SUVs of all shapes and sizes, it’s because someone high up within the company messed up. That person—or it could be a committee—misjudged the shift towards light trucks and are left struggling with declining sales. We don’t know who these …
First Drives2019 Acura RDX: Some Personality at Last!
You probably already know that the MDX and RDX generate the highest volume of sales at Honda’s luxury brand. This was true long before SUV sales skyrocketed. With the competition heating up across all SUV categories, Acura has decided to stand pat for now and rely on this tandem. For …
Test Drives2015 Acura RDX: An SUV That Thinks It's A Sports Car
In 2006, the first RDX launched Acura into the luxury compact crossover segment. Comfortable and luxurious with a hint of sportiness, this vehicle was very successful. The RDX also happened to be equipped with one of Honda's only turbocharged engines, a 2.3-litre four-cylinder. It delivered speed and a ride reminiscent …
Test Drives2013 Acura RDX: Tasteful Compromises
The Acura RDX was never a bad SUV. It just never really got a leg up on its competitors. With 4,726 units sold in 2012, it was more popular that the Infiniti EX35 and Volvo XC60. But it didn’t live up to the Mercedes-Benz GLK, Audi Q5, BMW X3 or …


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New York2019 Acura RDX: The Third Generation Makes its World Debut
The production version of the Acura RDX luxury midsize SUV, whose virtually identical prototype was seen at the Detroit Motor Show in January, has just been unveiled in nearly simultaneous premieres at the New York and Vancouver Auto Shows. The RDX is built on a brand-new architecture. The unibody design …
Detroit2019 Acura RDX: Showing Off New Design Language with Clean Sheet Reboot
DETROIT, Michigan – With North American SUV sales at an all-time high, Honda's luxury arm plans on taking advantage with the reveal of its all-new RDX compact crossover prototype at the 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The label “prototype” may be attached to it, but according to …
DetroitA New Acura RDX will be Unveiled in Detroit
Honda/Acura rarely leaks information about its concepts ahead of time. But this time, they did. Let’s celebrate! It’s actually a future concept of the next Acura RDX, a vehicle that will be presented next month at Detroit’s North American International Auto Show. For its next generation, the RDX will be …
NewsAJAC’s 2014 Canadian Car of the Year Awards
Twelve “Best New” category winners were announced today by the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada, better known as AJAC. The twelve “Best New” categories cover the full new-model spectrum, including “Best New Small Car,” “Best New Luxury Car,” and “Best New SUV/CUV.” Most mainstream categories are further divided by price, …


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