Acura is the car manufacturer and brand that produces premium and luxury car. The company is part of Honda for luxury market. One of their models is RLX released in 2012. This is full-size luxury car with advanced technology and features. New 2020 Acura RLX still has same base model and design, but the upgrade is added for features.
Interior and Exterior
You can see this car is luxury from exterior side. The car body and frame is relatively larger but still compatible to full-size category. Front grille is sharp with integrated headlight in left and right sides. As you can see, 2020 Acura RLX adopts the same base design from specific brand in Honda lineups. However, Acura improves the design with luxury touch. Rear side is elegant with lean curve style that integrates to entire frame.
One important part in this car is spacious cabin with enough legroom. You can sit comfortable and safely with seatbelt as safety measures. Acura upgrades touch screen display at front dashboard with better access to application. Besides, you will enjoy premium speaker installed in the car entertainment system. Basically, everything you expect form luxury car is available in RLX.
Engine and Performance
2020 Acura RLX is luxury car that still puts much effort for powertrain. Based on the latest information, Acura uses 3.5 liter V6 as engine for RLX. In term of engine capability, you might not expect much regarding acceleration. However, the car is powerful enough to deliver steady driving mode. The powertrain is 310 hp with high rate efficiency rating.
Besides standard engine, Acura RLX is available in hybrid option. The engine combines electric motor and standard fuel system to work together in order to extend the car mileage with low fuel consumption as much as possible. Hybrid uses motor in rear wheels to generate electricity and stores it in battery under front seat.
Price and Release date
First generation was available in 2012 to enter market. Until now, Acura still keeps recent model as the first generation base. However, the next 2020 version is expected to be the last one. If you want to order this car, Acura dealer will arrange your order immediately. The car is ready after mid-2019.
The price is relatively higher compared to similar base model from Honda. With advanced tech and premium features, you have to pay more for this car. The base price for standard engine starts at $55,000. You need at least $65,000 to obtain hybrid model of 2020 Acura RLX.