Acura RDX

2016-2017 Acura RDX Noise Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on July 29, 2016


CARS.COM The problem: A creaking, rattling, buzzing or rubbing noise may emanate from the airbag area on the steering wheel when turning or driving. This may be due to the leather steering-wheel wrap spokes making contact with the airbag case… Read More

2016-2017 Acura RDX Noise Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on July 29, 2016

CARS.COM The problem: A creaking, rattling, buzzing or rubbing noise may emanate from the airbag area on the steering wheel when turning or driving. This may be due to the leather steering-wheel wrap spokes making contact with the airbag case… Read More

2017 Acura RDX: What's New

By Cars.com Editors on April 13, 2016

Vehicle Overview What it is: The 2017 Acura RDX is a five-seat compact luxury SUV that has standard V-6 power and is available with front- or all-wheel drive. Competitors include the Audi Q5, BMW X3 and Lexus NX. Last year,… Read More

2016 Acura RDX, ILX and Honda Accord Named IIHS Top Safety Pick Plus

By Matt Schmitz on September 30, 2015

A trio of model-year 2016 Honda products have earned the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's highest crashworthiness rating, Top Safety Pick Plus, the institute announced today. In addition to both the sedan and coupe versions of the Accord earning the safety… Read More

2016 Acura RDX Video

By Jennifer Geiger on September 16, 2015

The Acura brand has never really stood out to some of our editors at Cars.com. But updates to the RDX for 2016, including exterior styling and interior comfort, as well as new tech and safety features, really give the compact… Read More

2016 Acura RDX Review

By Jennifer Geiger on September 14, 2015

The 2016 Acura RDX is a treat, with exciting driving dynamics and a posh, comfortable interior, but its fussy multimedia system left a bad taste in my mouth. Find out more info in my review.… Read More

Our view: 2016 Acura RDX

By Jennifer Geiger on September 14, 2015

The 2016 Acura RDX is a treat, with exciting driving dynamics and a posh, comfortable interior, but its fussy multimedia system left a bad taste in my mouth. The RDX is lightly updated this year, with fresh front and rear… Read More

NHTSA: 2016 Acura RDX, Nissan Maxima, Honda HR-V Earn Five-Star Safety Rating

By Matt Schmitz on August 24, 2015

The revised 2016 Acura RDX, the redesigned 2016 Nissan Maxima and the all-new 2016 Honda HR-V have earned the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration's five-star safety rating for crashworthiness. Related: More Safety News The RDX compact luxury SUV repeated its… Read More

2016 Acura RDX: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on July 28, 2015

Acura's compact crossover got a stylish new face for 2016. Standard LED headlights, an enlarged version of the brand's shield grille and chiseled front end really make the RDX pop in the brand's lineup. Inside, there's a lot to like… Read More

May's Fastest- and Slowest-Selling Cars

By David Thomas on June 1, 2015

We often call it a trend, but after so many months of SUVs and trucks dominating the list of fastest-selling cars in the country we have to call it the norm. Car shoppers simply aren't rabid for the traditional car… Read More

Should You Wait for the 2016 Acura RDX or Buy the 2015?

By Aaron Bragman on February 26, 2015

The Acura RDX, the Japanese luxury brand's entry-level SUV, has just come off of its best sales year ever. But Acura isn't content with coasting on that recent success, introducing a mildly refreshed version of the RDX at the recent… Read More