Shining the Spotlight on the 2018 Acura RDX

Acura of Baton RougeIf you’re in the market for a new family-friendly SUV that seamlessly combines power, utility, and safety, then you’ve got plenty of different options here at Acura of Baton Rouge. Acura is known for its wide range of SUVs, and one of the most popular new Acura SUVs to arrive at our dealership is the 2018 Acura RDX. The 2018 Acura RDX is a compact crossover SUV known for its above-average blend of value, sophistication, and safety.

2018 Acura RDX Details

The 2018 Acura RDX is a four-door compact crossover SUV that comes in a few different configurations. The base trim comes standard with luxury features like dual-zone automatic climate control, a moonroof, a power liftgate, a proximity key with keyless ignition, LED high- and low-beam headlights, and heated front seats.


Model details

Engine: 3.5-liter engine

Power: 279 horsepower, 252 lb-ft torque

Transmission: Six-speed automatic

– Available four-wheel-drive


If you’re looking for even more features, you can add the Technology package, which adds leather upholstery, an eight-way power passenger’s seat, and 18-inch alloy wheels. At the top of the line is the Advance Package, which includes ventilated front seats, fog lights, remote start, and parking sensors.

Under the hood of this SUV, you’ll find a 3.5-liter V6 engine that’s rated at 279 horsepower and 252 lb-ft of torque. You can choose between front-wheel-drive or four-wheel-drive, and all models come with a six-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters.

2018 Acura RDX Safety and Special Features


Safety/Special Features:

-Backup camera

-Adaptive cruise control

-Forward collision warning

-Lane departure warning

-Eight-inch touchscreen

-ELS-branded audio system


When you’re driving your family around Baton Rouge, LA in your new 2018 Acura RDX, you’re going to want to ensure that everybody is safe and secure. In crash testing done by the NHTSA, the 2018 Acura RDX scored five out of five stars in every category except rollover, where it earned four. If you add the optional AcuraWatch safety suite, you’re treated to advanced safety features like adaptive cruise control, automatic emergency braking, forward collision warning, lane departure warning, and lane keep assist.

In terms of special tech features, the 2018 Acura RDX is loaded. Every trim comes with a version of the Acura infotainment system, and the Technology package gives you an eight-inch touchscreen with ELS-branded audio and a navigation system.

Buying a 2018 Acura RDX

If it sounds like the 2018 Acura RDX is the right car for you and your family, come talk to our team of professionals here at our Baton Rouge, LA car dealership. We take pride in our friendly service, and we think that the 2018 Acura RDX provides a perfect combination of power, utility, and high-tech features. Get behind the wheel right here at 13550 Airline Highway in Baton Rouge, LA.


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