2017 Acura RDX to takes over reigns from Acura MDX
The Acura MDX took the market by force like no other car. Now its successor 2017 Acura RDX has been bestowed with the task of gaining stronghold in luxury car category. Entering the second generation, it will not go through any major change or upgrade owing to earlier refinements done in the 2013 model. Acura RDX is an old fox which came to the fore way back in 2006 as a compact crossover car in luxury division that now hold a rank as an entry level luxury car. We write through some of its visual changes.
2017 Acura RDX Exterior
Out of very changes, the most notable change will be that of front grille. Designed to look sporty, it will surely make a statement of its own when we get a front look. 2017 Acura has been highly spoken of by many car lovers and reviewers for its versatility, impressive design and looks. As it is a city car, work will also be done on its aerodynamics to suit city ride conditions and to make it appear thoroughly stylish and classy. Improvements in aerodynamics and weight will also upgrade its efficiency and safety standards.
2017 Acura RDX Interior
Talk of luxury car’s style quotient and leather seats have always had a key role to take it several notches higher. Cozier and far more comfy seats are surely going to be addition in Acura RDX.
2017 Acura RDX Engine
As already mentioned, 2017 Acura RDX will be under go only mid cycle refresh, so it is expected to continue with the same 3.5 liter V6 engine producing 279 horsepower 252 pound- feet torque. More power will result a teeny-weeny better fuel performance at 1 mpg. What’s new is a soon to come four cylinder turbo engine due for another few years. Acura RDX though will certainly feature a new nine speed automatic transmission.
2017 Acura RDX Lights
Jewel LED lights, that is what will sparkle 2017 Acura RDX. This is the company’s new edition of lights using today’s most preferred LED technology of lighting. Similarly new taillights will also be fitted with rear bumpers.
2017 Acura RDX Technological upgrade
The external or internal fascia alone will not suffice any upgrade. 2017 Acura RDX will see a flurry of technical upgrades in two packages. First of all up is Technical package that include blind spot detection, HD radio, rear cross traffic alerts and standard features of safety and convenience facilities. Next will be advanced package filled with plenty of latest features. Some novelties in this package are rain sensing wipers, front and rear parking sensors, bidirectional keyless engine start, auto dimming driver’s side mirror. Acura’s very own Acura Watch and advanced navigation system too is provided in this package. Navigation system is operated by a voice recognition system.
2017 Acura RDX Price
It is still in the phase of development and one can only take a wild guess about its price. No official announcement about its pricing further makes the entire picture obscure. 2017 Acura RDX will definitely release in 2016 but there are strong chances of 2016 release too.