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Comparo

2019 Infiniti QX50 vs Lexus NX vs Acura RDX vs Audi Q5 vs BMW X3

Let's see how Infiniti's all-new compact SUV stacks up.

Detroit

New crossovers debut at the North American International Auto Show

Crossovers were hot at the 2018 Detroit Auto Show.

Detroit

It's getting an exclusive engine and adding sporty trims

We're ready for fun Acuras again.

Detroit

It closely presages the production version, which comes out midyear.

It closely presages the production version, which comes out midyear.

Featured Video

Acura reintroduced the 3rd gen RDX at the Detroit Auto Show. The RDX will take design cues from Acura's Precision Concept. Acura's RDX will launch mid 2018. For more coverage of the NAIAS 2018 head over to https://www.autoblog.com/detroit-auto-show/

Detroit

This is the third-gen model.

It's likely based on the Honda CR-V.

Recalls

Honda and Acura will recall over 2 million models in the US to give them new driver side airbag inflators.

Video

Acura is now one of the safest brands on the market, after its entire lineup has been awarded IIHS Top Safety Pick+ and NHTSA five-star crash ratings.

Review

Better Than Its Sales Would Suggest

Acura gives the RDX crossover a number of thoughtful updates for 2016. Are they enough to make the slow-selling CUV appeal to a wider range of consumers? We spend a week with one to find out.

Official

Only $175 More Than The Outgoing Model

Acura has priced the updated RDX crossover starting at $35,270, representing a modest $175 price increase over the 2015 model as the new version hits dealers nationwide.

Chicago

Acura is giving the RDX a refresh after just three years on the market. The front and rear feature sharper lines and LED lighting at both ends. There's a now a nine-speed automatic gearbox, and the 3.5-liter V6 has a little more power. Plus, the crossover is available with even more tech.

Official

Honda announces it will reveal the new third-generation Pilot and Acura RDX crossovers at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show, along with a styling preview of the next Ridgeline pickup.

Recalls

Honda has announced a recall over a possible rollaway risk that affects 204,169 crossover and minivan models. The specific vehicles in question are the 2012-13 Honda CR-V and Odyssey, as well as the 2013 Acura RDX.

Official

Asian automakers take 7 of 10 spots

Step inside just about any new car these days and you'll quickly see that vehicle interiors have become a pretty nice place to spend some time in. For the third consecutive year, WardsAuto sat in each and every new vehicle that had received redesigned or updated interiors, and it has now named its 10 Best Interiors.

Official

Coming off a complete redesign for 2013, the second model year the second-generation Acura RDX has received a few tweaks to its equipment packaging and a slight increase in pricing for 2014. With all models receiving a price hike of $200, the 2014 RDX will now have a base price of $34,520 (*not including $895 for destination).

Official

Honda has partnered up with Apple to bring Siri to the Accord, Acura RDX and ILX. Owners who have an iPhone running iOS 6 will be able to ask the software to perform a number of tasks via voice command using the vehicle's on board microphone and speaker systems. What's more, the tech will put the iPhone into an "eyes free" mode, which turns the screen off to help reduce distraction while driving. Honda says it has reworked its Bluetooth and HandsFreeLink systems to accommodate the Siri functiona

Less than 12 months since Apple announced "Eyes Free" Siri integration, we have another automaker officially jumping on board.

Report

The revised 2013 Acura RDX has found at least one happy customer, and it's an important one: Consumer Reports. The editors at CR gave the RDX crossover their top rating of "Recommended" after Acura ditched the turbocharged four-cylinder that had served as the RDX's sole powerplant since its launch in 2006.

Review
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