The RLX from Acura is a high-end sedan that consistently improving with each model year. With that being said, the 2017 Acura RLX is set to continue this standard and trend. Especially given that early reports contend that the sedan will offer automotive buyers with a six cylinder power unit that is capable of producing an impressive output. The sedan will also deliver consumers with luxurious features that will enhance the overall riding experience for both the driver and their passengers. There are a number of industry insiders that firmly contend that this offering of the sedan will be the most popular Acura of the upcoming model year.
2017 Acura RLX Engine Specs
The latest addition to the RLX family will deliver a duo of models that will include an all-wheel sport hybrid variant model. This option will deliver impeccable fuel economy without sacrificing any amount of power. The base model for the line will garner its power from a 3.5 liter V-6 engine as well as the automaker’s Precision AWD system. This will afford it with precision and stability that will easily allow consumers that ability to handle turns with zero issue. Additionally, the system will allow for navigation into the most confining parking spaces. The fuel economy is said to be rated at an impressive 20 to 24 miles per gallon for the base variant of the line and a range of 28 to 30 miles per gallon for higher trim levels. The line’s power units will find themselves smartly mated with an auto-manual six speed gearbox that will be equipped with overdrive.
2017 Acura RLX Exterior and Interior
Thus far, there has not been a great deal reported in regards to the exterior aesthetics of the vehicle. Industry rumors are proclaiming that the headlights, bumper and grill will be refreshed; but this information has yet to be confirmed via the automotive giant. As we move closer to the conclusion of the year, it is certain that Acura will begin to reveal more specified information regarding the vehicle line.
The interior of the 2017 Acura RLX will be outfitted with specifications and features that automotive consumers would expect to be nestled within a premium quality sedan. Automotive buyers will be incredibly pleased with the enhanced level of styling, mechanics, entertainment, audio and safety features that will be outfitted within the cabin. Even the base model offering will be on equal standings with the premium trim level of its competitors, which will make this sedan an overall standout for the 2017 model year. Passengers will thoroughly enjoy the implementation of adequate leg room for both the front and the rear of the vehicle. The cabin space has been widely rumored to be more than what is offered by other standard sedan models that will be entering into the automotive market around the same time as the new 2017 Acura RLX.
2017 Acura RLX Release Date and Price
Per a number of reports that are stemming from unofficial automotive websites, the 2017 Acura RLX will find itself released into the market next year within the third quarter. The base pricing has been widely estimated to be within the neighborhood od $52,000.