The RDX offers a 272-HP86 turbocharged 2.0-liter engine and available Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ (SH-AWD®). The most sophisticated SH-AWD system yet, the torque-vectoring all-wheel drive system delivers more accurate handling for all road conditions.
Get ready to conquer every corner. The 2021 RDX is available with Super-Handling All Wheel Drive™ (SH-AWD®) which takes handling to a whole new level. It helps you stay stable and balanced in the corners and maintain better grip while offering a precise ride.
Comfortable doesn't have to mean dull. Whether you want to take a spirited drive or just have a relaxing commute, the RDX platform will fulfill all your needs. It features a stiffened body and sophisticated chassis that helps RDX keep the ride smooth, no matter what mood you're in.
The available Adaptive Damper System allows the RDX to adjust suspension responsiveness in a split second. Soft and comfortable during highway cruising, yet firm when the road requires high-performance handling. Fun when you want it and comfort when you need it.
The Dual Pinion, Variable Ratio Electric Power Steering on the 2021 RDX allows you to get a lighter, deft feel at slow speeds, but also a sense of stability at higher speeds. Now you might want to take the long way home, or at least the curvy one.
With a turn of a dial the Integrated Dynamics System (IDS), standard on the RDX, delivers four dynamic drive modes to match the mood you're in – Comfort, Snow, Sport and Sport+.
The RDX exterior catches the eye from every angle. The dynamically shaped body starts with a striking Diamond Pentagon grille and culminates in a sculpted rear design that's accented with dual exhaust finishers and Dragon Tail LED-Illuminated taillights.
The RDX A-Spec® trim gives you the ideal combination of luxury comfort and dynamic driving support, all wrapped up in a sleek exterior. On the outside, the A-Spec exclusive gloss black accents, rear diffuser, larger Dual Exhaust Finishers and badging give your RDX a bold, sporty look.
Acura Genuine Accessories are designed specifically for your RDX. From roof boxes and trailer hitches to all-season floor mats and rear seat covers, these precision-crafted accessories integrate seamlessly into your lifestyle.
The RDX cabin is spacious and elegant, featuring high-grade materials throughout, including Brushed Aluminum and available Natural Olive Ash Burl Wood. Seats come in available soft, full-grain Milano leather, with available heating and ventilation.
Other features include: Ambient Lighting, Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel, and Electronic Gear Selector
With up to 79.8 cu.ft. of max cargo volume when you fold down the 60/40-split rear seats, plus thoughtfully-engineered rear cargo underfloor storage, the RDX gives you the room and flexibility you need.
Enjoy the expanded view of a Panoramic Moonroof. Driver and passengers can bask in the spaciousness, light and fresh air. Standard on all RDX packages.
True Touchpad Interface™ responds by using absolute positioning wherever you touch it. So when you tap on the upper left corner of the touchpad, it corresponds with the action precisely on the top left of the center display. It's personal and intuitive.
The available Acura/ELS Studio 3D® Premium Audio System, engineered by Grammy Award–winning recording producer Elliot Scheiner, brings your favorite songs and sounds to life with 16 speakers including 4 in the headliner.
The RDX keeps you connected to your smartphone and favorite apps with standard Apple CarPlay® Integration. Combined with the help of the True Touchpad Interface™, operating your iPhone® just got more convenient.
Android Auto™ integration standard on all RDX packages keeps you connected with apps for maps, texts, emails, and music on their compatible Android device. Appearing seamlessly right on the 10.2-inch full HD center display, Android Auto is easily controlled with the True Touchpad Interface™.
Turn your RDX into a powerful Wi-Fi Hotspot with available data plans from AT&T. Stream, play, and share on the road with up to 7 connected mobile devices.
AcuraWatch offers a list of safety and driver assistance systems that come standard in every 2021 Acura RDX. AcuraWatch includes Collision Mitigation Braking System™, Adaptive Cruise Control with Low-Speed Follow, Lane Keeping Assist System and Road Departure Mitigation.
The available blind spot information system continuously monitors behind and to the sides of the RDX for other vehicles, helping you change lanes with added confidence.
When reversing, the available Rear Cross Traffic Monitor uses radar to detect vehicles approaching from the side. It can also alert the driver to their presence with an audible warning and visual alerts in the rear camera display.
Standard Auto High-Beam Headlights automatically dim the 3 inner projectors of the Jewel Eye™ LED Headlights when other vehicles are detected, while the outer low-beam projectors with auto-on/off feature remain on to light the road ahead.
Every RDX comes with the Multi-View Rear Camera with Dynamic Guidelines with three selectable views. The Advanced Package includes the Surround-View Camera System that provides a more robust 360-degree display of your surroundings, allowing for precise parking in demanding situations.