2021 Acura RDX Design

Platinum White Pearl 2021 Acura RDX side profile view

Drivers seeking a luxury crossover SUV able to blend striking style with exhilarating performance will fall instantly in love with the 2021 Acura RDX design.

Exterior 2021 Acura RDX Colors

As summed up by critics from Edmunds: “The RDX is about providing a distinctive and modern driving experience. It’s certainly a distinctive offering in the compact luxury SUV class.” You’ll identify it as something apart the second you set eyes on its aggressive and sporty styling, and you can choose between the following colors to ensure it matches your own sense of style.

Exterior 2021 Acura RDX colors include:

  • Platinum White Pearl
  • Lunar Silver Metallic
  • Modern Steel Metallic
  • Majestic Black Pearl
  • Fathom Blue Pearl
  • Performance Red Pearl
  • Gunmetal Metallic

Available options include Apex Blue Pearl. There are also plenty of interior color options available for you to choose from, too.

Exterior 2021 Acura RDX Features

The 2021 Acura RDX complements its striking design choices with a wide range of styling and convenience features set across the exterior. Highlights provided as standard include:

  • Panoramic Moonroof with Tilt and Slide Function: Delivers a breath of fresh air or added natural light through one of the largest and widest in its class. A power sliding sunshade can keep you cool, and the moonroof slides and tilts at the touch of a button.
  • Jewel Eye® LED Headlights: Highly-illuminating Jewel Eye® LED headlights provide a whiter, brighter beam while using less energy and lasting longer than HID or traditional halogen headlights.
  • Acoustic Glass Windshield: Keeps outside noise from invading your cabin to ensure a serene driving experience wherever you happen to travel.

Further exterior features fitted as standard include:

  • Auto-On/Off Headlight Operation with Wiper Integration
  • LED-Illuminated Dragon Tail Taillights, Brakelights, Side Mirror-Integrated Directional Signals, Rear License and Center High Mount Stop Light
  • Heated Side Mirrors
  • Gloss Black Tailgate Spoiler
  • Dual Exhaust Outlets

Acura A-SPEC® Design

The A-SPEC® package has been created for drivers who want to mirror a track-like ride with performance-inspired styling, so its own exterior features include:

  • Dark Chrome and Lighting Details
  • LED Fog Lights
  • Black Window Molding
  • A-SPEC® Exclusive Dual Exhaust Outlets
  • A-SPEC® Exclusive Front & Rear Bumpers

You can also upgrade to the 2021 Acura RDX Advance Package for:

  • Rain-Sensing Windshield Wipers
  • Acoustic Front Side Glass

Close on Diamond Grille of 2021 Acura RDX

2021 Acura RDX Wheels

The wheels your 2021 Acura RDX rides on make a big difference to styling, so you’ll have an option with each trim level as well as two accessory wheels.

  • Standard Package: 19-in Glitter Silver Wheels.
  • Technology Package: 19-in Pewter Gray Metallic Wheels.
  • A-SPEC® Package: 20-in Shark Gray Wheels.
  • Advance Package: 19-in Silver Interwoven Wheels

Accessory wheels include:

  • 20-in Black Diamond-Cut Alloy Wheels with Tires
  • 19-in Glint Black Alloy Wheels

2021 Acura RDX Exterior Dimensions

Despite its healthy passenger compartment and impressive cargo capacity, the RDX still maintains a tight and sleek body. Key exterior dimensions include:

  • Wheelbase: 108.3 inches (2751 mm)
  • Length: 186.7 inches (4744 mm)
  • Height: 65.7 inches (1669 mm)
  • Width: 74.8 inches (1900 mm)
  • Front Track: 64.2 inches (1631 mm)
  • Rear Track: 64.7 inches (1643 mm)
  • Ground Clearance (Unladen): 8.2 inches (208 mm)

2021 Acura RDX Exterior Accessories

Acura encourages drivers to personalize their RDX with exterior accessories aimed at everything from carrying kayaks to protecting the paintwork. Options include:

  • Bike Attachment – Frame Mount
  • Bike Attachment – Fork Mount
  • Body Side Molding
  • Crossbars (Black)
  • Door Edge Guards
  • Door Handle Film
  • Emblems – Black Chrome RDX
  • Emblems – Black Chrome A-Badge
  • Emblems – Black Chrome A-Spec
  • Kayak Attachment
  • Rear Bumper Applique
  • Roof Basket
  • Midsize Roof Box
  • Short Roof Box
  • Roof Rails (Black)
  • Running Boards
  • Ski Attachment
  • Splash Guard Set
  • Surfboard Attachment
  • Tailgate Spoiler Trim – Chrome
  • Trailer Hitch with Harness
  • Valve Stem Caps
  • Welcome Light
  • Wheel Locks
  • Wheel Locks – Black
  • Wheel Lugs – Black

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The team at your local Chicagoland Acura dealer will be happy to talk you through our current offers and fill you in on everything there is to know about the new Acura RDX. For any further assistance, simply get in touch today.

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