2016 Acura RDX Changes

By | February 8, 2015

2016 Acura RDX is a luxury SUV that will come refreshed on the market. While the exterior and interior will get minor changes under the hood, expect a better performance and a new transmission. This model is very popular, and thus it was very successful in the number of vehicles sold in 2014 year, where it comes to a figure of 44,865 units. Exterior will retain some elements of the previous model while will be changed: headlights, front grille, rear apron and other small details. The interior brings changes to the center console, technologies and increase the level of comfort seats. The official presentation the world public is scheduled for February 12, 2015 year. Excellent performance and security features will attract new customers.

2016 Acura RDX-front view

 2016 Acura RDX – New transmission

2016 Acura RDX drive will bring better performance. In offer will be a new base 2.4-liter i-VTEC engine with dual clutch that will replace an 2.0-liter engine. More popular will be 3.5-liter V6 engine with new additions that will exonerate around 280 horsepower. The engine will be mated to a new nine-speed automatic transmission. The drive will have standard front-wheel drive and the four wheel, thanks Handling All-Wheel Drive (SH-AWD). The new changes will be reduced fuel consumption and better performance. New suspension and other mechanical improvements will leave you breathless. Detailed specifications will be announced later.

2016 Acura RDX-rear view

2016 Acura RDX – Prices

New RDX has a sophisticated and comfortable interior. The center console consists of two screens of which one navigation, the revised control buttons, a new audio system and more. Seats will be made of new materials and will offer the functions of heating, ventilation and changes of position. Safety features include: forward collision warning and Lane Keeping Assist taken from TLX sedans. The biggest competitors are: Audi Q5 and Luncoln MKC. Prices range from $ 36,000 to $ 40,000.

2016 Acura RDX-interior

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