Honda’s premium brand makes cars and SUVs positioned above the mainstream. But some models struggle to compete with those from rival brands. The line features a freshened ILX, MDX hybrid, and an all-new RDX. Reliability is on the rise, but owner satisfaction remains a challenge.
The Acura RDX, Tesla Model 3, and others no longer have the designation, but three models gain it.
The automaker says fuel pumps might have reduced performance in high temperatures.
These models stand out for how much they disappoint.
But this redesigned SUV is bogged down by its complex infotainment system.