2017 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid News, Release, Specs

Tuesday, December 15th 2015. | Acura

2017 Acura RLX is a new mid-size luxury sedan that will offer new features, new engine performance, and new design. The changes in several parts will bring feel comfortable when driving. This car model will deliver two models that are an all-wheel sport hybrid variant model. Most of the car product of Acura will be the best competitor in market including 2017 RLX.

2017 Acura RLX Front Angle

2017 Acura RLX Exterior

Unfortunately, the information of exterior change is minor. As usual, the front and the side of fascia will get new style and new design. The bodywork will use the lightweight material. Besides to reduce the overall weight, the material can bring saving in fuel economy for 2017 Acura RLX. The headlights, bumper, and grille will get new upgrade.

2017 Acura RLX Interior

Apart from the new style, the interior will also get new refreshment. The cabin has the roomy space, so that it can accommodate five passengers in two rows of seats. There are three trim levels for the drivers such as Advance Package, Navigation Package, and Technology Package. The leg room is adequate for both the front and the rear of the 2017 Acura RLX. Besides that, the entertainment system, connectivity system, safety system, and other technology system will come out with the high quality. For the standard features, the manufacturer will add a large touch screen, three-zone automatic climate control, navigation system, USB port, Bluetooth, satellite radio, 10 speaker audio system and much more. Then, the Lane Departure warning, forward collision warning system, a new braking system, rear camera and so on will be available as the safety system.

2017 Acura RLX Engine

The power engine will affect the performance of car. As well as the automaker’s Precision AWD system, a 3.5 liter V-6 engine will be applied under the hood of new RLX. Then, the change of engine performance will be completed with a 6-speed automatic or manual transmission. It will be paired with the engine. As the result, for the base variant, the 2017 Acura RLX can reach fuel consumption around 20 to 24 mpg. Meanwhile, for the higher trim levels will range of 28 to 30 mpg. However, the other issue said that the engine will be combined with an electric motor, so that this car will be a hybrid drive. Besides that, for reducing the fuel economy and emission, the manufacturer will ad the direct fuel injection and cylinder deactivation technology. As far as we know, the fed via lithium-ion high-capacity batteries is the electric motor.

2017 Acura RLX Price and Release Date

Based on the issue, the 2017 Acura RLX will release in the third quarter of 2016 with the better price. The base price will start from $52.000.

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