2020 Acura RDX Towing Capacity

November 25th, 2019 by

2020 Acura RDX SH-AWD Exterior Rear Angle Passenger Side

Edmunds.com praises the Acura RDX for offering “a lot of available technology features, a well-built interior, excellent ergonomics, and better-than-average cargo and passenger space.” You’ll also be impressed by the Acura RDX towing capacity afforded by its sophisticated powertrain.

With that in mind, read on to explore:

  • Acura RDX Horsepower and Torque
  • Acura RDX Towing Power
  • Acura RDX Towing Package

Acura RDX Horsepower and Torque

2020 Acura RDX SH-AWD Exterior Side Angle Curving RoadRegardless of your chosen 2020 Acura RDX trim level, expect agile and commanding driving dynamics through city and highway journeys alike. The 2.0L Turbo Aluminum-Alloy 4-Cylinder engine uses turbocharging and direct-injection to make up to:

  • 272 hp
  • 280 lb-ft of torque

Available Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ (SH-AWD®) distributes engine power based on weight distribution, traction, driver input, and other conditions, so you’ll enjoy high-performance dry-road handling as well as all-weather peace of mind.

2020 Acura RDX Towing Power

The Acura RDX uses its potent engine for more than just responsive performance. Properly equipped, the Acura RDX can tow up to a generous 1,500 lbs. With that kind of rating at your disposal, you should be able to haul items like:

  • Personal Watercraft
  • Lightweight Boats
  • Small Utility Trailers
  • Pop-Up Tent Trailers

2020 Acura RDX Towing Package

Want to make full use of the Acura RDX’s considerable towing power? Simply ensure your model is fitted with the Towing Package. The Acura RDX hitch and trailer hitch ball let you hook up to a wide range of trailers and other items, and the Towing Package includes:

  • Receiver-Style Hitch: Accommodates a variety of coupler designs.
  • Wiring Harness: With available 4-pin flat-style connector.

You can also pick up the following accessories separately:

  • 1 7/8-Inch or 2-Inch Balls
  • Trailer Hitch Ball Mount

Take a Closer Look at the 2020 Acura RDX by Visiting Your Nearest Acura Showroom

The team at your local Chicagoland Acura dealer can help you choose between 2020 Acura RDX packages or arrange a test drive to let you experience 2020 Acura RDX performance specs first-hand. To find out more or hear about current specials, don’t hesitate to contact us today.

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