2017 Acura RDX Changes

For now, the smallest crossover SUV, the Acura brand palette, RDX model has not undergone significant changes for 2016. It is expected that the 2017 Acura RDX offers a large number of changes and improvements over the current model. Such predictions and expectations are not unrealistic. Let us recall that the Honda company introduced a brand new 2016 Pilot SUV. The new generation of this model came with significant changes and improvements. The same is expected from the future 2017 Acura RDX, as well as of the upcoming 2017 MDX model.

The 2016 Honda Pilot has brought real refreshment in the SUV segment. A complete redesign and a remarkable improvement and modernization have thrown this SUV in the foreground. Having in mind that the Acura brand operates under the auspices of the Honda company, it is quite certain that the SUV models of the brand undergone the same fate as the new Pilot. Great advancement in the field of design and technology are expected in the 2017 Acura RDX models.

2017 Acura RDX Release Date

2017 Acura RDX Redesign

Acura RDX is positioned below the larger MDX models. These two models are very similar design. However, the MDX is a full-size SUV with seven seats, while the RDX has room for 5 passengers transportation. The high level of luxury, that RDX offers its owners, have made it a very popular and in demand. What is expected that 2017 model offers a high level of equipment with the most modern systems and advanced technology. Of course, all this will be rounded up to a high dose of luxury.

The new design vocabulary, which is expressed through new Honda models, is an essential part of the new RDX models. In addition, the interior of the vehicle will be at the highest level. It will distinguish the highest quality materials and superior craftsmanship. It is expected combination of leather, wood and chrome. Finally, the vehicle will be equipped with a large number of advanced systems, which will assist the driver and worry about safety of vehicles and passengers. According to some information, the 2017 Acura RDX will possess seats that will provide exceptional comfort and ergonomics with a heating system and ventilation. There are also rear view cammera, automatic headlights, LED daytime running lights, detection exiting lanes, crash assist, multi-zone air conditioning, central console with display high-resolution, premium audio system, etc.

2017 Acura RDX Specs

High level of equipment, exceptional reliability and luxury, not only the features of the model. Acura RDX is popular because of its exceptional powertrain. It is a 3.5-liter V6 with 273 horsepower and 251 lb.-ft. of torque. It is both powerful and economical. This engine is mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission. FWD is standard, while the AWD is offered as an option. This engine is also expected under the hood 2017 RDX models. However, it is expected that the new model offers even an option powertrain. As a real possibility, to impose a new engine from Honda EarthDreams range of new engines. Recall that the current model with FWD has an average fuel economy of 20 city / 28 hwy mpg, while the AWD version of the model has a fuel economy of 19 city/27 hwy mpg.

Projected Price of 2017 Acura RDX

For now, no official information on the price for the 2017 model. According to past experience, the price for the 2017 Acura RDX will not differ from the prices for the 2016 model year. This means that the price of the new models range from $ 35,000 to $ 43,000. Of course, price is determined by the level of equipment and a choice of drive systems.

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