2019 Acura RDX Marks Beginning of a New Era

January 31st, 2018 by

2019 Acura RDX red exterior side view

The redesigned 2019 Acura RDX will feature updated styling, enhanced performance on the road, and new technology to usher it into a new era. A longtime favorite among drivers, this luxury crossover is spacious, comfortable, and more capable than ever in this thorough redesign.

  • Powerful performance on the road
  • More styling details and luxurious amenities
  • Technology geared toward safety and connectivity throughout the models

Performance and Fuel Economy

The RDX is powered by a 3.5L V6 engine that produces up to 279 hp. Paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission, the RDX can come with either FWD or AWD. The fuel economy will vary slightly depending on which drivetrain you choose, but all RDX models achieve impressive fuel economy.

  • FWD – EPA-estimated 20 city / 28 highway / 23 combined mpg*
  • AWD – EPA-estimated 19 city / 27 highway / 22 combined mpg*
2019 Acura RDX exterior
2019 Acura RDX on the road

Standard Luxury and Comfort

With more style and features, even the standard list of offerings on the RDX are impressing drivers. The RDX has more luxury and comfort than most comparable models with features that include:

  • Leatherette-Trimmed Sport Seats and Interior Trim
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Automatic Dual-Zone Climate Control
  • Smart Entry
  • 5-Inch Color Information Display
  • Automatic Dimming Rearview Mirror
  • Bluetooth HandsFreeLink and Streaming Audio
  • SMS Text Message Function
  • Acura Premium Sound System with 7 Speakers
2019 Acura RDX technology features
2019 Acura RDX interior features

Upgraded Features

The upper trim packages offer drivers even more luxurious amenities and more technology to help drivers stay connected safely when behind the wheel and maintain comfort levels no matter how long the journey might be.

  • GPS-Linked, Solar-Sensing Climate Control
  • ELS Studio Premium Audio System with 10 Speakers
  • Acura Navigation System with 3D View and Traffic Rerouting
  • 8-Inch Navigation Display
  • Heated and Ventilated Front Seats
  • Sport Seats with Perforated Leather-Trimmed Interior
2019 Acura RDX front interior
2019 Acura RDX interior features

Safety Technology

The RDX also includes AcuraWatch and other driver-assist and safety technology systems to help drivers see more, do more, and drive more safely on the road.

  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Collision Mitigation Braking System
  • Lane Keeping Assist System
  • Multi-View Rear Camera
  • Blind Spot Information System
  • Rear Cross Traffic Monitor
2019 Acura RDX driving through snow
2019 Acura RDX Dynamic Mode

Learn More at Chicagoland Acura Dealers!

Find out more information about the 2019 Acura RDX by contacting us or visiting your nearest Chicagoland Acura Dealer. Explore current offers and stay current on all the latest updates on the 2019 Acura RDX!



*Based on 2018 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery pack age/condition (hybrid models only) and other factors.

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