2018 Acura RLX: The 2018 Acura RLX is a luxury sedan that faces off against the BMW 5-Series and Mercedes-Benz E-Class. This five-seater has an optional hybrid powertrain and an available all-wheel-drive layout, as well as offering a conventional gas-powered V6 powertrain. The RLX features a redesigned exterior and interior, as well as a new 10-speed automatic transmission for 2018.
Two engines are available - a 3.5-liter V6 that makes 310 horsepower and a hybrid version of the 3.5-liter V6 that makes 377 horsepower. The gas-powered V6 mates to a new 10-speed automatic transmission and is available in front-wheel drive. The hybrid version has all-wheel drive and is paired with a seven-speed automatic transmission. EPA-estimated fuel economy for the V6 is 20 mpg city/29 mpg highway and for the hybrid, it's 28/29.
The RLX is offered in two trims: P-AWS with Technology Package and Sport Hybrid with Advance Package. Available features include Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, adaptive cruise control, navigation, infotainment system, head-up display, Bluetooth, satellite radio, Pandora internet streaming radio, USB, leather seats, tri-zone climate control, heated and cooled front seats, heated rear seats, heated steering wheel, power moonroof, and power rear sunshade.
Available safety features include a rearview camera, 360-degree camera, front and rear parking sensors, forward-collision warning, collision-mitigation braking, lane-departure warning, lane-keep assist, blind-spot alert, rear cross-traffic monitor, road-departure mitigation, and dual-front, front-side, driver-knee and side-curtain airbags.
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