The 2017 Acura RDX is a small luxury SUV that offers sleek style, a comfortable and stylish interior, and a wide range of standard tech and safety features. Here at your Acura dealers near Boston, Acura of Peabody, our team is excited about the 2017 Acura RDX crossover SUV and everything that it has to offer! Keep reading to find out more about what great options and features you’ll get!

Does it come in multiple trim levels?
Yes! The compact crossover SUV that seats up to five passengers and is available in one trim level with three optional packages: AcuraWatch Plus, Technolocy, and Advance. Front-wheel drive comes standard while all-wheel drive is optional.

What comes under the hood?
All 2017 Acura RDX models are powered by a 3.5-liter V6 engine that generates 279 horsepower and 252 pound-foot of torque. It comes paired to a six-speed automatic transmission and front-wheel drive, while drivers can opt for all-wheel drive. In industry testing, the AWD model accelerated from zero to 60 mph in 6.5 seconds, which is one of the quickest times in the segment. 

Is it a safe car to drive?
Absolutely! In testing by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, it earned a perfect 5-Star Overall rating as well as perfect five star ratings in frontal and side crash tests and four-star rollover tests.

What kind of safety features are available?
Optional active safety equipment may include forward collision warning, forward collision mitigation with automatic braking, a blind spot monitor, lane-departure warning and lane departure intervention systems as well as a rearview camera, and adaptive cruise control.

Does it have any notable tech features?
Yes! The standard features are plentiful. It gets the rearview camera, keyless ignition and entry, a power liftgate, dual-zone automatic climate control, heated power front seats, Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, Pandora Internet radio, an auxiliary audio jack and more. Stepping up trim levels brings additional features such as a GPS-linked climate control, navigation and more!

To check out all the features available on the 2017 Acura RDX, head on down to Acura of Peabody to speak to a member of our team today!