Acura RDX is a five-seat small-size vehicle in the Luxury SUV category. For the 2015 model year, there are two trim-lines to choose from, both with the same 3.5L V-6 engine that produces 273 horsepower. Acura RDX has received a 5-stars crash rating from NHTSA.
2015 RDX has a relatively short wheelbase ( 105.7 in) on a narrower body structure compared to vehicles of similar length and class. It is relatively lighter with curb weight of 3717 - 3852 lbs.
2015 RDX seats five adults. It has larger than average room for first-row passengers on three measurement, legs, shoulders, and hips. When it comes to second-row passenger room, RDX ia a class-leader on only one measurement - legs - and has a larger than average room for second-row passengers on shoulders, hips, and head.
2015 RDX Base
2015 RDX Technology Package
|Engine||3.5L V-6||3.5L V-6|
|HP||273 hp||273 hp|
|Drivetrain||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive|
|City||20 MPG||20 MPG|
|Highway||28 MPG||28 MPG|
|Combined||23 MPG||23 MPG|
|Annual Fuel Cost|
2015 RDX SUV comes in two trim levels, with an average price that is $11,742 less compared to its rivals. With a lighter body, and on average less powerful engine, RDX has a class-leading fuel economy of 23 mpg.
2015 RDX SUV has a 5-star NHTSA overall crash safety rating, which is higher than the average among other competing models. Furthermore, it has higher than average ratings for all three crash tests: Front, Side, and Side Plole. Customers have filed fifty-one complaints, which is more than the average for its rivals. There are also three recalls issued by Acura, which by itself is a relatively high number.