|2007 Acura RDX
Acura Delivers a Turbocharged
All-Wheel Drive Performance SUV
August 28, 2006
Arriving at showrooms nationwide this month is
the all-new 2007 Acrua RDX. With its new crossover SUV, Acura pushes the RDX into
sports sedan terriority and employs many technology features found in
Performance comes from a turbocharged and intercooled 2.3-liter
engine. The dual overhead cam 16-valve in-line four cylinder engine with i-VTEC valve control produces 240 horsepower. A variable flow
turbocharger provides a broad power band with virtually no turbo lag.
Power is connected to the road through an advanced all-wheel drive
Standard features include dual-zone automatic
climate control, a 360-watt, 7-speaker sound System with 5-disc
changer, XM Satellite Radio and MP3/iPod input jack. Safety features
include front and side air bags for both driver and passenger, as well
as curtain bags equipped with a rollover sensor for all outboard occupants.
The RDX retail price is $32,995 and comes fully
equipped. A single option is available - the Technology Package,
raising the price to $36,495. This package adds a 10-speaker,
410-watt, Acura/ELS Surround Premium Sound System designed by
legendary recording engineer Elliot Scheiner. It also includes Acura
Navigation System with Voice Recognition, HandsFreeLink wireless
telephone interface, AcuraLink Satellite Communication System with
Real Time Traffic and a rearview camera.