The aggressively designed and sporty Acura RDX is a luxury crossover SUV comes with specs that easily exceed your expectations. We explore the various trims and upgrades of this redesigned and luxurious vehicle at a Las Vegas car dealer to come up with a summary of 2019 Acura RDX features and packages to pep up the interiors, exteriors and performance that are no less than mind boggling.
Enhanced Exterior Profile
The exterior profile of the Acura RDX is now even more exciting with some amazing enhancements that give it a more distinctive and bolder look. The RDX comes with an amazing set of packages that help addon and improve the looks and give styling that’s unmissable. The new 2019 RDX gets a diamond shaped pentagon grill with a signature burst pattern that’s suave. Specially designed Jewel Eye LED headlights add more shine with 7 LEDs in each enclosure. The rear of the RDX is just as refreshing and attention grabbing as the front with exposed exhaust finishers that are chrome tipped, LED taillights and a gloss black tailgate spoiler. Cap-less fuel fill is a latest addition to convenience features on the outside. You would be going with the A-Spec package if you are keen to pep up the exteriors to an all-new high. The A-Spec gives you Dark Chrome and lighting details, LED fog lights, black window molding and exclusive front and rear bumpers. The most exciting standard feature is the Panoramic Moonroof with Tilt and Slide feature.
The sophisticated and luxuriously treated interiors add to an upscale look in the interiors of the 2019 Acura RDX. Some of the standard features inside are sport seats with leatherette trims, 12-way power seats with power lumbar in front, heated front seats and a flat-foldable rear seatback with 60/40 split folding seats. Adding the advanced package would give you features such as perforated sport seats with Milano Premium Leather interiors, 16-way power adjustable front seats, additionally heated rear seats and heated and ventilated front seats. On the comfort side, you have dual-zone climate control with air-filter and humidity control as standard. Adding the Technology Package will give you a GPS-linked climate control feature which has a sun tracker that works with the Acura 3D View Navigation System.
Intuitive Controls and Smart Technology
Smart tech features with intuitive controls line the interiors of the RDX. The Acura’s True Touch Pad interface is one such interface that created a deep connectivity between the users and vehicle and can be simply monitored through the 10.2-inch full-HD central display. Infotainment system on the RDX comprises of the customized Acura Premium Audio System that doles out clean sounds from 9-speakers around the vehicle for some immersive entertainment. You get 12 speakers when you upgrade to the Tech Package and 16 Speakers with the A-Spec pack. Needless to say, Bluetooth, USB, Smartphone integration come out of the box.
Under the Hood
As we were curious to gather more information, Henderson car dealer appraised us of some of the features under the hood. The 2019 Acura RDX comes with a 2.0-Liter 4-cylinder Turbo Aluminum Alloy Engine that delivers 272-hp and 280 lb-ft of torque. This is mated to a standard 10-speed automatic transmission with sequential paddle shifters.