Acura RDX is a five-seat small-size vehicle in the Luxury SUV category. For the 2016 model year, there are five trim-lines to choose from, all with the same 3.5L V-6 engine that produces 279 horsepower. EPA-estimated annual premium gasoline expense is $2,400 to $2,550, which over the course of five years will cost you $4,250 in extra fuel spending. Acura RDX has received a 5-stars crash rating from NHTSA.
2016 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 3737 - 3946 lbs.
2016 RDX seats five adults. It has larger than average room for first-row passengers on two measurement, legs and shoulders. 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 and head. Cargo volume behind second-row seats is smaller than the average among its peers with 26.1 cu. ft.
2016 RDX Base
2016 RDX AcuraWatch Plus Package
2016 RDX Technology Package
2016 RDX Technology and AcuraWatch Plus Packages
2016 RDX Advance Package
|Engine||3.5L V-6||3.5L V-6||3.5L V-6||3.5L V-6||3.5L V-6|
|HP||279 hp||279 hp||279 hp||279 hp||279 hp|
|Drivetrain||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive|
|City||20 MPG||20 MPG||20 MPG||20 MPG||20 MPG|
|Highway||28 MPG||28 MPG||28 MPG||28 MPG||28 MPG|
|Combined||23 MPG||23 MPG||23 MPG||23 MPG||23 MPG|
|Annual Fuel Cost||$2,400||$2,400||$2,400||$2,400||$2,400|
2016 RDX SUV comes in five trim levels, with an average price that is $17,334 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. 2016 Acura RDX is assembled in East Liberty, United States (USA)
2016 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 twenty-two complaints, which is more than the average for its rivals. There are also two recalls issued by Acura, which by itself is a relatively high number.