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2013 Acura RDX Sport Utility Crossover

MSRP Range: $34,320 - $39,420 | 19 MPG City - 27 MPG Highway

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2013 Acura RDX Sport Utility Crossover

Benefits of Driving a 2013 Acura RDX Sport Utility Crossover

The RDX is Acura's compact Luxury SUV. Capable of seating 5 people, it is stylish, modern and somewhat sportier than many of its rivals. The RDX has been optimized for on road performance and fuel economy rather than serious offroad work, but all-wheel drive is available. The RDX features a luxurious quiet interior with plenty of standard features.

What's new for 2013?

Acura has redesigned the RDX for the 2013 model year. Being a complete redesign, Acura's compact crossover SUV receives a bevy of changes, including new sheetmetal and a switch to V6 power. The interior is likewise redesigned and now features new technologies like Pandora Radio and an SMS text messaging feature. A wider wheelbase, longer track and lower center of gravity combine to give the new RDX improved handling dynamics without compromising the ride, while also providing more interior volume for driver and passengers.

Model Strengths

  • Competent
  • luxurious
  • attractive and full of technology

Model Review

The RDX is available in four basic trim models. There are front and all-wheel drive versions and there are front and all-wheel drive versions with the Technology Package. In both instances, all-wheel-drive adds about $1,400 to the cost of the vehicle and doesn't come with any additional options worth noting.

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Safety Features & Equipment

Braking & Traction

4-Wheel ABS Std
Traction/Stability Control Std
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Std

Passenger Restraint

Driver Air Bag Std
Passenger Air Bag Std
Side Air Bag Std
Side Head Air Bag Std
Rear Head side Air Bag Std
Child Safety Locks Std

Road Visibility

Daytime Running Lights Std
Electrochromic Rearview Mirror Std
Intermittent Wipers Std
Variable Inter. Wipers Std

Accident Prevention

Rear Parking Aid Std
Back-Up Camera Std
Handsfree Wireless Std

Security

Alarm Std
Anti-theft System Std
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FWD 4dr

Engine

Engine Type 3.5L Gas V6
Horsepower 273 @ 6200 RPM
Torque (lb-ft) 251 @ 5000 RPM

Fuel

Fuel Type Gasoline Fuel
Fuel Capacity 16.0 gal
Fuel Economy 20 MPG City / 28 MPG Hwy
Estimated max. distance per tank of gas 448 miles

Drivetrain

Driven Wheels FWD
Transmission 6-Speed Automatic Transmission

Wheels

Rims 18 x 7.5 in.
Tires P235/60VR18

Interior Space

Seating Capacity 5 adults
Front Headroom/Legroom 38.7 in. / 42.0 in.
Rear Headroom/Legroom 38.1 in. / 38.3 in.
Luggage/Cargo Space cubic ft.

Dimensions

Wheelbase 105.7 in.
Curb Weight 3717 lb.
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2013 Acura RDX Sport Utility Crossover

FWD 4dr

Comfort

Air Conditioning Standard
Bluetooth, Hands-Free Standard
Climate Control Standard
Driver Lumbar Standard
Dual Zone Climate Control Standard
Front Bucket Seats Standard
Front Reading Lamps Standard
Heated Driver Seat Standard
Leather Seats Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard
Power Tilt/Sliding Sunroof Standard
Privacy Glass Standard
Sunroof Standard
Leather Seats Optional

Convenience

Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard
Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirror Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard
Auxiliary Power Outlet Standard
Cruise Control Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard
Illuminated Driver Vanity Mirror Standard
Illuminated Passenger Visor Mirror Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard
Keyless Start Standard
Mirror Position Memory Standard
Parking assist Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard
Power Driver Seat Standard
Power Passenger Seat Standard
Power Steering Standard
Power Windows Standard
Seat Position Memory Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard
CD Player Standard
MP3 Player Standard
Satellite Radio Standard

Exterior

Rear Spoiler Standard
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