2016 Acura RDX Review, News, Specs

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2016 Acura RDX Review, News, SpecsSome time ago Acura released a concept called SUV-X which, they said, showed the direction of their design language will be. Well, the new 2016 Acura RDX has just been announced and although it will only be a facelift mid-life than the current model, it will include styling cues of the concept which shows the desire of the Acura to improve and refresh their cars in order to stay competitive in the market does not know This forgiveness. From what we know, it seems that the Acura RDX 2016 will still use the platform CR-V but with the running gear is better and the engine a little upgrade that although it will offer quite a lot of fuel economy as before, will be slightly more powerful and more refined, provide new midsize SUV even smoother.

2016 Acura RDX concept

2016 Acura RDX redesign

2016 Acura RDX body will also get a bit updated with their new design cues. This very concept SUV will borrow from the X-ray clearly shows in front of where he will accept their signature LED lights and a new front bumper which is actually lower than the previous one. The new bumper also has a smaller air intake to make the RDX quieter at higher speeds. On the interior, the 2016 Acura RDX will offer the same comfort level as before. The basic model of secondary Acura SUV will come as standard with leather seats, 7-speaker audio system, 6.4-inch infotainment system and even electric front seats with heating and ventilation systems. Top-end models on the other hand will also get satellite navigation, touch screen 8 inches larger and 15-speaker audio system.

2016 Acura RDX redesign

2016 Acura RDX specification

Acura also working under the hood of the new 2016 Acura RDX, so the 3.5-liter V6 engine will now make up to 290 horsepower and 270 lb-ft of torque which is actually an increase of 10% compared to the previous generation. Fuel consumption will remain unchanged, so expect an average of 24 MPG or even better than that. The only downside is that the 6-speed automatic gearbox will remain the same. 8-speed gearbox may be offered at a later date but this has not been the first Acura. Front-wheel drive will be standard while the system is adaptive all-wheel-drive will be offered as an option. 2016 Acura RDX latter will get the difference of electronics and electronic all-terrain-mode which will help a lot on rough surfaces.

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2016 Acura RDX release date and price

2016 Acura RDX price will remain the same, so the base model will cost about $ 36,000 while a full one will set you back anything between $ 40,000 and $ 44,000. Acura RDX 2016 release date will be in the last quarter of 2015 when it will get launched along with several other models from Acura.

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