You are going to get the all new 2016 Acura RDX in the next year. You must be already excited to check out its specifications. It was already a very top listed car and now it will be upgraded to meet the line of next generation cars. Acura has revealed about this car in the last Auto Show held in Chicago and they had said that this version would be having a total makeover. They will be focusing on almost every aspect of RDX such as comfort, appearance, and performance. This time, they will make its appearance very attractive.
2016 Acura RDX – Exterior and Interior Design
The main attraction will be its LED headlights of projector type and Jewel Eye made. Same thing will be there for its tail lights. You can spot these lights from a great distance and they look really good on 2016 Acura RDX. Both Acura RDX and MDX have created worldwide news through online media as both are siblings of each other and both are having a facelift. The senior vice president of Acura who is also the general manager, Mr. Mike Accavitti said that they are never satisfied with their modifications. They already facelifted this car in 2014 and people had given positive feedback. Still, they are going for this facelift as they want to make it even better. The driving experience has been enhanced in this car with increment in mount stiffness of the suspension. There is also a special intelligent control feature on all wheel drive version of this car. Consoles on this car include on demand multi-information display or ODMD which is of the dual screen, blind spot information or BSI and even radio of HD quality. There are several other features such as auto parking assistance, GPS, and Bluetooth.
2016 Acura RDX – Powertrain
2016 Acura RDX is powered by a 3.5-liter engine of SOHC i-VTEC technology. The engine is of V6 type and has got Variable Cylinder Manager or VCM. This is a new technology of cylinder deactivation. This conserves fuel and energy and helps to increase the longevity of the engine. Power produced by the engine is 279 hp with a torque of 252 lb-ft. The VCM technology helps this car to turn off two of its cylinders when the car is having a lesser load. Fuel economy of 2016 Acura RDX has been increased with the help of this technology. Since cylinders are turned off at regular intervals, fuel and energy are preserved. Hence, this car offers a fuel economy of about 19 mpg for city drive and around 28 mpg for the highway drive. This fuel economy rating is very close to Acura MDX. This fuel economy rating is for RDX of all-wheel drive mode. For RDX front two wheel drive version, fuel economy is around 20 mpg for city drive and around 29 mpg for highway drive which is just a bit more.
2016 Acura RDX – Release Date and Price
Nothing regarding price has been revealed so far by Acura for 2016 Acura RDX. It will be fed to you as soon as they reveal more about this car and its price.