Acura’s new SUV, the 2017 Acura CDX will undergo a major facelift. This SUV is going to come with radical changes both in its exterior and interior cabin. This SUV model of Acura has gone through many changes since its first model, which was launched back in the 90s. Many new changes are going to be featured in this new SUV for making it a commercial vehicle in the market. Every little aspect is covered for meeting the needs of automobile markets.
2017 Acura CDX – Exterior and Interior Body Design
The outer body design of this 2017 Acura CDX is the most important factors to notice. This SUV has a distinctive body that is beefed up and made very noticeable. In the front fascia, the grille is redesigned, style of headlights are very modern with LED technology. The bumper on its front part is also modified and has metallic accents on each side, ground clearance is high and wheel arches are revisited. The basic bone structure of its body remains the same as it was present in its predecessor.
To match with its great performance, interior cabin is also built very well. To make this interior cabin a comfortable one, high-quality materials like leather and calfskin are used for the upholstery of seats, steering wheel, armrests, dashboards and door panels. The whole styling of its interior cabin is redesigned though the structure and shape of this interior cabin remain the same. Maximum accommodation in this cdx suv can be seven people; seats are ergonomically placed to increase head room and leg space. Seats in the front have power adjustment functions, and seats in the higher trim models have heating and cooling functions. Door panels are revised; certain controls on the instrument cluster and steering wheel are changed. In terms of technology, all modern electronic gadgets and functions are available like a large touchscreen display for navigation and infotainment, rain sensing wipers, heated mirrors in upper trims, satellite radio, premium sound systems, automatic climate controlling system, etc.
Engine and Mileage of 2017 Acura CDX
This new acura cdx is going to make use of a 3.5 liter V6 engine which will be able to produce an output of 290 horsepower and 267 pound-feet of torque. This 3.5 liter V6 engine will be using a six-speed automatic transmission system. Both front wheel drive and all-wheel drive configurations will be available. Front wheel drive will be coming as standard, and all-wheel drive will come as choices in higher trim models. Being an SUV, this 2017 acura cdx suv has an impressive fuel economy. This Acura CDX can give 27 miles per gallon in highway drive, 18 miles per gallon in city areas and 21 miles per gallon as a combined overall mileage.
2017 Acura CDX – Competitors, Release Date, and Price
The main competitors of this new Acura CDX 2017 are Buick Encore, Honda CXR-V, Mercedes-Benz GLA, Mazda CX-3 and BMW X1. The release date of this new acura suv is by the end of 2016. This new 2017 Acura CDX will have its starting price of $30,000 and probably around $40,650 for higher trim models.