The 2017 Acura RDX is one of the new models from automakers Acura. This 2017 acura rdx is a luxury crossover, and it meets every kind of aesthetics for all types of buyers and customers. This vehicle has just the right features that most of the customers look for in today’s automobile market. This acura rdx 2017 is coming as mid-cycle refreshment, so it won’t feature any big significant changes. But there are some tweaks and minor modifications made as per necessity.
2017 Acura RDX – Exterior Body Styles and Interior Changes
Although the body shape and design language remain the same as in its previous version model, a new change can be seen on its front fascia. Front fascia looks new because the headlights are changed, the bumper is modified, a new 3D grille is added, and air intakes are also redesigned. Super durable, lightweight materials are used in the construction of this body to reduce the total weight. Major components of body build include steel and aluminium. 18-inch aluminium wheels are coming with this vehicle, rain detecting automatic wipers are also present in this new vehicle. By taking a look at its rear portion, anew set of tail lights can be seen; the exhaust system is also new. Bumper in the rear portion is also modified,tailgate has new contours.
In the inside of this new Acura RDX, one can find true happiness because this interior cabin is made so comfortable and has a beautiful design. This utmost comfort is provided by materials used in the upholstery of this interior cabin, these materials have a high-quality and are genuine materials. Besides comfort, a plethora of technological advancements can be found in this interior cabin. Infotainment and navigation system are upgraded and can be controlled by a large touchscreen display which is mounted on the instrument cluster.A premium sound system is added which is synced with the information center and sound system. Other electronic functions are rain sensing wipers, high-resolution camera, and auto dimming mirror, ventilated seats and automatic climate controlling system.
2017 Acura RDX – Drive Train and Mileage Details
This new 2017 Acura RDX will be using a 3.5 liter V6 engine. This engine will be able to crank out 279 horsepower and 252 pound-feet of torque. This V6 engine will be paired with a nine-speed automatic variable transmission system. Both all-wheel drive and front wheel drive configurations will be available. With this V6 engine installed in this vehicle, it should give a fuel economy 20 miles per gallon in city drive and 27 miles per gallon on the highway. Thus new acura rdx also has several safety features that make it a safe vehicle to ride. Safety features like rear traffic alert, cross traffic alert, blind spot information and parking sensors are available.
2017 Acura RDX – Competitors, Price and Release Date
Main competitors of this 2017 rdx are Toyota RAV4, Honda CR-V and Renault Koleos. Pricing for this model will start from $35,000 and will rise higher. This 2017 Acura RDX is going to be launched by the end of 2016.