2017 Acura RLX Sport, Hybrid

The 2017 Acura RLX is an outstanding sedan that keeps improving after every year. When you first set eyes on the vehicle it impresses you and what’s more, when you get behind the wheel it delivers on everything that you expect from an Acura. A strong 6-cylinder engine that delivers awesome power and torque powers it. If you are looking for a car that delivers excellent power and which also boasts of the best luxury features, then this is the car for you.

2017 Acura RLX front

2017 Acura RLX Exterior and Interior

This new offering from Acura is offered as two separate models including an AWD sport hybrid model. The carmaker has proven once more with this new Acura that to get good fuel efficiency it is not necessary to compromise on power. This new model has everything that the 2016 model had and a lot more. All the changes that have been made to the RLX will ensure that this becomes a very popular Acura model.

The new 2017 Acura RLX has all the features and specs that you would expect from a luxury car. It has the best safety features and the audio and entertainment systems are also of a very high class as too is the styling and mechanics of the vehicle. In fact, the base Acura RLX is designed to match and even beat the high end trims of most regular vehicles.

The Acura RLX is designed to provide outstanding stability and it is also very precise at the same time. This means that you won’t find it hard to negotiate turns and parking the vehicle in crammed spaces is also very easy.

On the outside, the Acura RLX does not look very big but this is deceptive because the cabin is very spacious. In fact, the cabin is far more spacious than the cabins of comparable models on the market.

2017 Acura RLX interior

2017 Acura RLX Engine Specs

Under the hood, a 3.5-liter engine that is capable of producing a nice 310 horsepower powers the base 2017 Acura RLX model. A more powerful 6-cylinder engine is capable of producing 377 horsepower. The base model also comes with not just a powerful 3.5-liter V6 engine but it is also comes with a Precision All-Wheel System. The Acura RLX is designed to deliver good fuel efficiency at between 20 and 24 mpg for the base model. The higher end Sport Hybrid model on the other hand delivers between 28 and 32 mpg. The engines are also coupled with a 6-speed auto cum manual transmission.

2017 Acura RLX rear

2017 Acura RLX Release Date and Price

The 2017 Acura RLX will probably have a price tag of approximately 52, 000 for the base model. If you opt for the more powerful engine option that delivers 377 horsepower then you will need to pay more than 60, 000 dollars. As of now, the carmaker has yet to provide details regarding when it plans to introduce the 2017 Acura RLX into the market. The company will probably provide more details about the release date of the vehicle by October this year. We think that the 2017 Acura RLX will be available in the showrooms sometime in the third quarter of the year. With all the features and changes that have been made to the vehicle, we think that the new Acura RLX will prove to be the most popular Acura model to be released this year.

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