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Acura RDX
Acura RDX
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Base MSRP price range:
$34,520 - $39,620
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Car Type: Luxury compact sport-utility vehicles
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Acura RDX Overview

Derived from the Honda CR-V, the current RDX is a major improvement over its stiff-riding and unrefined predecessor. Styling, handling, and interior quality are unexceptional, but the RDX is well equipped for the price and easy to live with. The smooth and capable 273-hp V6 and six-speed automatic returned a respectable 22 mpg overall. Handling is sound but not especially agile, and the ride is still a little stiff. Interior ambience is rather plain-Jane for a supposedly upscale SUV, but the seats are comfortable and the simple controls are easier to use than in most competing vehicles.

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