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The third-generation RDX is the first in a new generation of Acura models built on the resurgent luxury brand’s original and authentic Precision Crafted Performance brand values.
In setting their targets for the design and performance, the U.S. design and engineering team drew inspiration from both the Acura Precision Concept and Acura Precision Cockpit as well as the pinnacle representation of Acura performance, the NSX supercar.
The RDX is the first all-new design drawing from the concept styling and the advanced cockpit technology. The RDX team’s ultimate goal was straightforward: to make the best RDX ever, a vehicle that sets the foundation for an entire new generation of Acura vehicles in terms of styling, performance, premium quality and technology.
Featuring a new Platinum White exterior color for 2020, RDX carries forward the next generation of Acura design, performance and technology that debuted on the all-new 2019 model, including the popular A-Spec sport appearance package. RDX delivers an exceptional driving experience thanks in part to its 272-horsepower turbocharged i-VTEC engine and available Acura Super-Handling All-Wheel Drive, along with a class-leading array of standard premium features and technologies, including AcuraWatch safety and driver-assistive technology, an ultra-wide panoramic moonroof, next-generation Acura JewelEye LED headlights, and next-generation Acura sport seats.
The 2020 RDX also includes the critically-acclaimed True Touchpad Interface, Acura’s groundbreaking user interface tailored around the driver. Also offered on RDX is the available ELS Studio 3D premium audio, a 16-channel, 710-watt system, featuring four ultra-slim Highline ceiling-mounted speakers to create a truly immersive listening experience.
Receive SMS text messages via Bluetooth with compatible phones and can pair two phones simultaneously. The Discover Media unit offers 2.5D navigation predicts possible destinations based on frequently used routes.