The 2017 Acura RDX is one of the best selling vehicles from Acura, and it was one of the most-hyped models in the last two years. The new version is slated to come with a small makeover, consisting of a few improvements. The styling, design and drive train of this luxury crossover SUV will be updated. The new Acura RDX 2017 will be made to look sportier in appearance than its preceding version due to the presence of a new twin pipes exhaust system.
2017 Acura RDX review
Strong but light materials will be used in the construction of this vehicle. This will make it robust but lightweight, and easy to handle as well as drive. There will be greater speed, more mileage and better stability as well as improved dynamics as a result. LED bulbs will be used in the head lights, which would be sharper and more energy-efficient this time. The improved fog lamps will offer better visibility while driving in foggy and rainy weather. There will be two large air intakes in the front section to ensure better cooling of the 2017 Acura RDX engine.
Inside the new Acura crossover SUV
The car interior will be available in a trendy black trim and consist of seats wrapped in fine quality leather. There would be lots of features in the vehicle, such as advanced navigation system consisting of voice recognition, USB/iPod connectivity, Bluetooth, HD radio, AcuraWatch, collision air bags, seat belts and more. There would be a local weather control system to keep the internal temperature regulated. Each of the interior seats might be provided with a head rest, and the driver seat is likely to be of adjustable variety.
New Acura RDX 2017 changes
Under the hood of the new Acura RDX 2017 you can find a 3.5-liter, 6-valve truly suctioned SOHC engine which would be capable of producing maximum torque of 252 pounds per feet along with peak power of 279 hp. The mileage will be improved here, with peak fuel economy statistics being 29 mpg on higher roads and 20 mpg on city roads in FWD and 28 mpg on expressways along with 19 mpg on city roads in AWD. A 6-speed auto transmission gearbox is supposed to be coupled with this engine.
Price and release data
The 2017 Acura RDX is expected to have a price ranging between $34, 500 – $38, 500 USD. It is supposed to come into the auto market sometime during the end of 2017. Its main rivals in luxury crossover SUV class will be BMW X3, Audi Q5, Mercedes-Benz GLK, Lincoln MKC, Volvo XC60 and