One more time Acura shows not only dedication to creating luxurious rides, but also that limits exist only in our heads. The 2016 RDX SUV comes with more power, better fuel efficiency and overall luxurious feel. You may be still astonished by the supreme 2015 model, but yes, the heir is better in every aspect. And one of the best news is that the starting price of the 2016 model is almost the same as the 2015 model.
The 2016 5-seater SUV machine brings even more power and higher-rate performance. RDX is geared with a 3.5-liter i-VTEC V-6 engine and it is refreshed with some weight and handling tweaks and, as expected, the list with technology units is expanded.
The standard package includes the lovely AcuraWatch safety and drive systems, redesigned interior, some high-tech jewels like the LED headlamps, LED taillights and inside monitors. And of course there are some additional features and tweaks, that can be installed with optional packages.
The engine itself is further upgraded with the Variable Cylinder Management (VCM) system and brings 279 hp (205 kW). and 252 lb.-ft. The overall design of the powerplant is especially created to bring faster and more precise respond in addition to the improved fuel efficiency.
The inside of the RDX is restyled and brings lots of well-known features and additional technology, that together make the cabin a really comfortable and lovely place. Some of the goodies are the 8-way adjustable seats, the special dual-screen On-Demand Multi-Informational Display (ODMD), HD radio, outdoor cameras and a blind spot information system.
The Advance Package comes with 18" alloy wheels, fog lights, parking sensors nad additional display monitors. All the RDX models could be further equipped with the AcuraWatch suite, that brings even more safety features. In fact, the vehicle is rated 5-star for its safety system at the National Highway Traffic Administration and a "Top Safety Pick" by Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.
The 2016 Acura RDX is definitely a proud heir to the RDX line. And definitely a vehicle, that you must try out.