The 2017 Acura RDX
The 2017 Acura RDX is a stylish and capable luxury midsize SUV. If you’re considering this vehicle as your way of getting around the Egg Harbor, Atlantic City, and Vineland area, you’ll probably want a few more details on what this vehicle offers and what it can do. Our team at Boardwalk Acura is happy to provide you with the necessary information to help you figure out if this midsize SUV is the right pick for you.
Our 2017 Acura RDX review is going to give you a great sense of what this vehicle is like. We’ll be exploring this midsize SUV’s engine performance and power, its passenger and cargo space, and even its media and connectivity features. By learning about the 2017 Acura RDX and its features, you’ll be able to determine if this is the vehicle that you’ve been looking for.
2017 Acura RDX Engine Performance & Power
The 2017 Acura RDX comes equipped with a 3.5L V6 engine that’s able to deliver an impressive 279 horsepower and 252 lb-ft of torque. Letting you control the vehicle’s performance is the 6-Speed Automatic with Sequential SportShift Paddle Shifters. This transmission features a few distinct drive modes to let you determine your ideal performance, with options like Drive and Sport.
Passenger & Cargo Space
This luxury midsize SUV provides an ample 103.5 cubic feet of space that’s suitable for five passengers to ride comfortably. The base level trim comes outfitted with leatherette-trimmed sport seats, however, upgrading to the Technology or Advance Package gets you sport seats with perforated leather-trimmed interior. The driver’s seat is 10-way power adjustable, which provides you the ability to find your ideal seating and lumbar position for a comfortable ride.
Row Head Room Leg Room Cargo Space Behind Row
First 38.7 inches 42 inches 61.3 cubic feet
Second 38.1 inches 38.3 inches 26.1 cubic feet
Media & Connectivity
The 2017 Acura RDX actually comes with some pretty fun and advanced features at the base level. This midsize SUV features the Acura Premium Sound System which delivers your audio through seven strategically placed speakers. You can select your media through the 5-inch display screen, which can be upgraded to the larger On Demand Multi-Use Display™ which is available with the Technology and Advance Package. This upgrade also includes the 8-inch navigation screen that provides you with turn-by-turn directions toward your destination.
As for the media selection, the Acura RDX certainly has a lot to offer. It comes with an AM/FM radio with a RDS readout, an MP3/WMA compatible CD player, and USB/auxiliary inputs for connected devices. The vehicle also features Pandora® compatibility and SiriusXM®. The Satellite Radio provides access to more than 170 different stations and is offered as a 3-month trial subscription.
Take a Closer Look at the 2017 Acura RDX
The 2017 Acura RDX certainly brings a lot to the table, but is it the luxury midsize SUV you want to take out on the road? At Boardwalk Acura, we hope that our 2017 Acura RDX review gave you enough insight into this vehicle to warrant a closer and more personal look. Of course, nothing can help make up your mind better than the experience of an informative test drive.
Boardwalk Acura is always happy to provide drivers in the Egg Harbor, Atlantic City, and Vineland areas with the necessary resources to help them decide on their next car. Schedule your 2017 Acura RDX test drive with us today!