If you’re looking for a full-size luxury vehicle that offers all the bells and whistles, but doesn’t feel like showing off, the 2016 Acura RLX is the right choice for you and your family! It offers subtle, but sleek style, a refined interior, and loads of advanced tech features. Keep reading to find out more about everything that this full-size sedan has to offer!
Are there multiple trim levels?
The four-door 2016 Acura RLX seats up to five passengers and is available in three main trim, or package, levels: Navigation, Technology Package, and Advance Package as well as the Sport Hybrid.
What comes under the hood?
The regular 2016 Acura RLX gets a 3.5-liter V6 engine that puts out 310 horsepower and 272 lb-ft of torque. It comes paired to front-wheel drive and a six-speed automatic transmission. In industry testing, it accelerated from zero to 60 mph in 6.3 seconds. The Sporty Hybrid combines the V6 engine with a three-motor hybrid system that offers total system power of 377 horsepower and 341 lb-ft of torque.
How are the safety scores?
Excellent. The Acura brand is known for its safety. In testing by the NHTSA, it earned a perfect 5-Star Overall rating as well as a perfect five-star rating in total frontal impact safety and total side-impact safety. The IIHS gave the sedan its top score of Good in all of its crash tests. Available safety features (depending on package) include a rearview camera, forward collision warning, lane departure warning, forward collision mitigation, and road departure intervention.
It also features a number of comfort, convenience, and tech features include Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, tri-zone automatic climate control, heated front seats, driver memory settings, keyless entry and ignition, a parking system, a premium sound system, and more! To take a closer look at the 2016 Acura RLX and to check out our entire new Acura lineup, head on down to Acura of Peabody to speak to a member of our team today!