2016AcuraRLX

Acura RLX

Having already driven and reviewed the 2014 Acura RLX this year, colleagues Steven Ewing and Jeffrey Ross poured several thousand words into apprising it, then someone took the safety off the Comments and flipped them to "Fully Automatic" because those two reviews and four brief posts were hit by…

- Reviewed by Jonathon Ramsey

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2016 Acura RLX - 4dr Sedan (Base w/Technology Package)
4dr Sedan (Base w/Technology Package)
MSRP:
$54,450
Engine:
3.5L V-6
MPG:
20 City / 31 HWY
2016 Acura RLX - 4dr Sedan (Base w/Navi)
4dr Sedan (Base w/Navi)
MSRP:
$50,950
Engine:
3.5L V-6
MPG:
20 City / 31 HWY
Acura recalling 19.5K cars over automatic braking problem

Acura is recalling 19,502 examples of the MDX and RLX because the Collision Mitigation Braking System can activate without warning. The fix is a software update.
Acura RLX gets chassis upgrades, AcuraWatch for 2016

Some models of 2016 Acura RLX models benefit from an upgraded version of the company's AcuraWatch suite of safety tech with Cross Traffic Monitor and Road Departure Mitigation, and the luxury sedans get a softer suspension setup.
Honda delays JDM Legend over quality concerns

After repeated recalls in the US, Honda is delaying the Japanese introduction of the sedan we know as the Acura RLX while it looks into potential glitches with the radar and hybrid systems.

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Acura launches ad spots for Seinfeld's Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee

Acura and Jerry Seinfeld are expanding their partnership as season three of the comedian's web series, Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, prepares to debut. Seinfeld has paired with director Barry Sonnenfeld to create a series of ads for the luxury brand showcasing the new Acura RLX and MDX.
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2014 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid [w/video]
Autoblog drives the 2014 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid SH-AWD and finds a sedan with outstanding handling wrapped in tepid styling.
2014 Acura RLX Review
Is the 2014 Acura RLX good enough to shake the stigma of its outdated predecessor, or is it still aimed at the early bird crowd?
Acura recalling 19.5K cars over automatic braking problem

Acura is recalling 19,502 examples of the MDX and RLX because the Collision Mitigation Braking System can activate without warning. The fix is a software update.
Acura recalls 10k RLX models for headlight replacement

Acura is recalling 9,700 examples of the 2014 and 2015 RLX in the US to replace their headlights. The problem is that the reflective backing material inside the units can potentially delaminate. If this happens, then the luxury sedans no longer conform to federal safety guidelines. The automaker knows of no injuries or crashes related to this issue, though.
Acura recalling 43k MDX and RLX models over seatbelt issue

If you've ever lived in a wintery climate, you may have noticed something strange: no, not the perilously enticing sparkle of cold metal in the sunlight or the way your warm breath suddenly becomes visible in the frigid air, but the way your seatbelt seems increasingly reluctant to retract as the temperature drops. Acura, however, has found the problem more serious than a minor inconvenience, and is recalling some 43,000 vehicles across the United States to address the issue.
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