2022 Acura RDX compact SUV, with sporty looks, breaks cover
Honda-owned luxury brand Acura has revealed its 2022 RDX compact SUV. It will go on sale in the US this November. As for the highlights, the car has a refreshed look and an upmarket cabin with lots of tech-laden features as well as safety options. It is fueled by a 2.0-liter, turbocharged, 4-cylinder engine that makes 272hp of power. Here are more details.
The 2022 Acura RDX borrows styling cues from MDX, featuring a textured pentagonal grille, a wide air dam, and dagger-shaped headlights. It is flanked by blacked-out B-pillars, ORVMs, and 19- or 20-inch multi-spoke wheels. Wrap-around taillights and rectangular/circular exhaust tips are available on the rear. The car is available in Liquid Carbon Metallic, Phantom Violet Pearl, and Long Beach Blue Pearl shades.
The 2022 Acura RDX draws power from a 2.0-liter, turbocharged, 4-cylinder engine that generates a maximum power of 272hp. The mill is linked to a 10-speed automatic gearbox and a front-wheel-drive or an all-wheel-drive system.
The 2022 Acura RDX has a luxurious cabin, featuring a sunroof, Milano leather upholstery, ambient lighting, dual-zone climate control, heated front seats, and a flat-bottom multifunctional steering wheel. It houses a 10.2-inch touchscreen infotainment system with support for Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. For safety, blind-spot monitoring, lane-change assist facility, traffic-sign recognition, and multiple airbags are available.
Acura RDX also gets a PMC edition with Long Beach Blue Pearl paint and black interiors. It is limited to 200 units. Pricing details of the car are yet to be announced but the entry-level model should start below $40,000 (around Rs. 29.5 lakh).