Acura introduces exciting new updates and features with the 2017 Acura RDX, earning it high praise from critics and drivers alike.
Take a moment with us to discover what makes the 2017 Acura RDX such a remarkable vehicle. The RDX has earned numerous awards and praise in recent years for its dynamic performance and reliable safety systems. The model is one of the best-selling Acura vehicles and was recently named the 2015 Best Retained Value® Luxury Brand. It continues to provide exceptional value for its drivers with leading models such as the 2017 RDX. Let’s take a look at what sets this vehicle apart from the competition time and time again.
Performance When You Need It
The 2017 Acura RDX offers drivers many updated driving features including a more powerful engine – the 3.5 liter i-VTEC® V-6. This engine produces an amazing 279 horse power and 252lb-ft of torque. Consequently, it produces more immediate and powerful acceleration that drivers will love. This model is also more fuel efficient and offers better handling than previous model year trims thanks to an all-aluminum engine construction and a hollow camshaft. Additionally, the Variable Cylinder Management™ technology enables the RDX to run on three cylinders during highway travel to significantly improve fuel-efficiency during commutes or travel.
Safety Technology and Features
Additionally, Acura has increased the amount of available AcuraWatch™ safety and driver assistance technologies to provide increased safety and performance. Standard luxury features include heated front seats, rear air conditioning vents, a power tailgate, and a Multi-View rearview camera with dynamic guidelines which enable drivers to back with improved confidence and guidance. Signature Jewel-Eye® LED headlights give the RDX a more sophisticated design and provide improved visibility day and night.
The 2017 Acura RDX also connects drivers to world around with available AcuraLink®70 technology. Passengers can stream internet media like Facebook or NPR, check emails and texts, lock and unlock doors remotely, and get directions or make reservations via live, 24/7 concierge service. You can even send a location from your smartphone or PC to the navigation system as a ready-to-drive route and, once on the road, AcuraLink®Real-Time Traffic™57 continuously monitors traffic data to provide turn-by-turn directions to help you avoid any congestion, getting you to your destination quickly and more safely.
Experience the Acura RDX in Person
There are so many unique updates and features with the 2017 Acura RDX that the best way to learn about it is to experience one in person. Interested drivers can view and test drive the 2017 Acura RDX now at Acura Santa Barbara. Once you step behind the wheel of this exceptional vehicle, you will be a fan too!
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 2016 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.