The upcoming 2020 Acura RDX is a compact luxury SUV that comes with significantly improved features. Redesign of a new model is striking, and with the touch of modern aesthetics, RDX will be one of the best choices in the automotive industry.
The Type S badge finally returns and the opulent design of interior sure will bring a lot of fun and joy to the drivers. On top of that, sporty A-spec variant with either front or all-four wheel will be more powerful the standard model.
2020 Acura RDX Redesign
The third-generation model 2020 Acura RDX will include, like larger TLX and RLX sedans, cognizable diamond pentagon grill. Distinguishing C-shaped taillights and rear D-pillar will make the floating effect for the roof. New angular body panels give RDX more rough and bold stance, that’s been lacking in the previous models. The dimensions of new RDX will be slightly longer than his predecessor. With about 187 inches long and 3900 pounds, the new model is all about dependability and secure on the road.
Type S Returns for 2020 Season
First time since 2008 Acura returns with the Type S badge. The 3.5 liters V6 like in the NSX, and the twin-turbo configuration could bring power down around 400 horsepower. Moreover, all of Type S models would get the exact same SH-AWD system. The Japanese automaker will probably use Type S engine only in Acura-branded vehicles. Additionally, the vehicles with Type S will have new Acura Super Handling All-Wheel-Drive.
2020 Acura RDX Interior
Although the list of additional equipment is quite impressive, 2020 Acura RDX comes with the very short and limited color palette. You can choose between Ebony w /Leatherette – Trimmed Interior (Black), Graystone w/ – Leatherette – Trimmed Interior (Gray) and Parchment w/Leatherette – Trimmed Interior (Beige). New RDX looks futuristic with the center console that uses perfectly arranged buttons and prominent dial to select drive modes. There is also a 10.2 high-definition display that is controlled by the new True Touchpad interface. The cabin is very commodious with a lot of space both in the front and in the rear part.
A cockpit styled cabin that includes a sports gauge cluster will seat you on an exciting ride, while fine-tuned ambient lightning will bring all the beauty from fine interior details. Equally important for this model is that front seats have a 16-way power-adjustable system, including side bolsters. That means 2020 Acura RDX will be equally comfortable for any type of body shapes and sizes. Each and every model comes with the ultra-wide panoramic moonroof, that makes this broad interior feel even more spacious. The sound is improved on a whole new level. If you are a music enthusiastic you gonna love this 16 speaker, 710-watt audio setup developed by Panasonic. In addition, you can enjoy in a plenty of sound-deading materials and acoustic glass windshield that will make this cabin impressively quite.
2020 Acura RDX A-Spec
The forthcoming 2020 Acura RDX, unlikely most of its equals has only one drivetrain option. Acura drivers will be denied of high-performance variants like an Audi Q5 or Mercedes-AMG GLC 63, but what the RDX does offer is an A-Spec variant. With either front or all-wheel drive and 20-inch Shark Gray Split wheels this variant will bring more sporty feel, enhanced with LED fog lights, sport pedal, blacked-out exterior elements, and larger exhaust finisher.
2020 Acura RDX Specs
The engine of new Acura vehicle, classic 3.5 liter V6 unit is more than enough for SUV like this to obtain good performance. It will produce around 270 horsepower, and 10-speed automatic will ensure even more smooth drive. 2020 Acura RDX comes with standard front-wheel or optional all-wheel drive. Torque for this model is 280 lb-ft at 1600 – 4500 rpm.
2020 Acura RDX vs Audi Q5
When comes to comparison between 2020 Acura RDX and Audi Q5, new Acura takes a genuine approach to overall sporty utility, with a polished design and high-end interior, while Audi Q5 is delivering an impressive amount of technology, refined powertrain, and awesome ride quality. Fuel economy is 22/ 28 mpg (city/highway) for RDX and 23/27 mpg for German representative. Moreover, the invoice price is slightly higher for the Audi Q5, if you want this Quattro Sport Utility be prepared to pay around $39,000. 2020 Acura RDX with core features will cost around $38,000 and around $41,000 for A-Spec package.
2020 Acura RDX Technology Package
Technology Package Features will drop new safety and driver assistance, front and rear parking sensors and a navigation system with voice recognition. On top of that, blind spot information system (BSI) will also be included in this version. Inside part will adorn sport seats with perforated Milano Premium Leather-Trimmed interior with contrast stitching. Media and connectivity will bring 2 rear USB charge ports, GPS Linked Climate Control, real-time traffic, and many more features.19-in Pewter Metallic five-spoke wheels are the major advantage of the exterior. Starting price for Technology package is $41,000 MSRP with FWD and $43,000 for MSRP with SH-AWD.