Acura RDX Recognized for Excellence within Luxury SUV Market

Acura continues to lead the way with the award-winning Acura RDX which has been recognized for exceptional design, ownership, safety, and performance.

Accolades for the 2015 Acura RDX continue to emerge for everything from safety performance to top market picks. The 2015 Acura RDX was recently named as the Best Luxury Compact SUV for the Money for the second straight year as sales numbers continue to climb.

Award-Winning Legacy and Design

It is no wonder the Acura RDX is such a beloved car. In addition to being named the Best Luxury Compact SUV for the Money, the model has also received the title of Best Buy Award in the Luxury SUV/Crossover category from for the 2015 model year. But all of that is in the past now, and Acura is looking forward to even better things to come from the 2016 model year line.

The 2016 Acura RDX was just revealed at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show and promises to be even more desirable than ever before. For 2016, the model features a highly aggressive stance, paired with Jewel Eye LED headlights to bring both a sense of power and sophistication to the road. New wheel design and a sportier front end and a three-dimensional grille make this a one-of-a-kind compact luxury SUV.

2016 Acura RDX

Other important upgrades include a new more powerful 3.5 liter i-VTEC engine with VCM. This provides more power, control, and responsiveness on the road. In addition to the increased performance, the RDX also increases in highway fuel efficiency over the previous year.

Furthermore, the 2016 Acura RDX has already received top NCAP and IIHS safety ratings thanks to AcuraWatch sensory and response technologies. The vehicle is built to “read” signals from the road around it and to work with drivers to prevent emergencies and respond proactively to dangerous situations. For Acura, safety is a primary focus, and it is clear from the testing results that the brand has achieved and will continue to achieve the highest safety ratings. In fact, it isn’t just the RDX that is expected to achieve the highest safety ratings. Acura has announced they plan to earn IIHS Top Safety Picks for their entire Acura model line in coming years.

More details about the 2015 and 2016 Acura RDX are available from Santa Barbara Auto Group. California drivers can stay up to date with the latest news from Acura Santa Barbara or visit the dealership to experience this best-selling Luxury SUV for themselves.

About Acura Santa Barbara

Acura Santa Barbara, serving the Santa Barbara area, is the premier retailer of new and used Acura vehicles. With a dedicated sales staff and top-trained technicians, at Acura Santa Barbara we aim to make each customer’s auto shopping experience fun, easy, and financially advantageous. Check out the 2015 TLX, MDX, the popular RDX, or any of the other reliable, affordable models in the Acura line up. Acura Santa Barbara is located at 401 South Hope Ave in Santa Barbara, right off the 101 and Hope Ave exit.

Acura Santa Barbara
401 S Hope Ave
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
(805) 563-4266

2015-05-26T11:03:32-07:00May 26th, 2015|Acura|