The 2019 Acura RDX Has Been a Smash Success! Here's Why


Completely redesigned for 2019, the 2019 Acura RDX is already a smash success. Checking all the boxes, this SUV packs style, refinement, comfort and performance into one fantastic package.


With styling cues drawn from it's Precision Concept vehicle, at first glance the new RDX creates a bold and aggressive first impression thanks to a low stance, long sculpted lines and it's front fascia. Adding style and refinement are a set of Jewel-Eye LED headlights and a diamond pentagram grille.  

Performance & Handling

Beneath it's hood lies a 272-hp turbo VTEC engine mated with a 10-speed automatic transmission. The new RDX also packs an Integrated Dynamics System and an available Adaptive Damper System.

Handling and stability through corners is taken to a whole new level with an available Super Handling All-Wheel Drive system, and a Drive-by-Wire throttle system make for a very engaging and fun drive.

If you want to discover the 2019 Acura RDX in Richmond, simply visit Richmond Acura and get behind the wheel for an exhilarating test drive.

Inside the Cockpit

The RDX's driver-focused cockpit is outfitted with high-grade materials including natural wood accents and brushed aluminum. Everything is oriented towards the driver and ergonomically placed, making it easy to keep your eyes on the road ahead. The comfortable and upscale interior is outfitted with almost anything you can imagine, including a display screen with touch pad interface.

Five Trims

With five trims to choose from, it should be easy to find a 2019 RDX to suit your needs and preferences. The base model is equipped with outstanding package of features, including 19" aluminum-alloy wheels, power tailgate with programmable height, panoramic moonroof, Apple CarPlay, a 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot, a 12-way power-adjustable driver & front passenger seats, complete with lumbar support and a nice suite of AcuraWatch driver assistance safety features. From there, each escalation of trim level adds more comforts, amenities and technologies.

The Tech trim is geared to those who crave technology, adding more gadgetry including a 12-speaker audio system, front and rear parking sensors, navigation, rain-sensing intermittent wipers, rear-seat USB ports and additional advanced safety features. The A-Spec gets customized front-end styling, LED fog lights, ventilated front seats, 20" wheels and a higher-end audio system. The Elite trim adds perimeter lighting, perforated leather, heated rear seats and nicer wheels. Finally, the top-end Platinum Elite trim includes every bell and whistle you can imagine, and then some. It also adds Adaptive Damper System, a colour heads-up display, surround-view camera system, a rear-camera washer and even better front seats and audio.

If you are in the market for an upscale SUV that is upscale and comfortable, with impressive handling and performance, this is one SUV that checks all the boxes. With five well-equipped trims to select from, you'll never feel as if you're compromising. To experience the 2019 Acura RDX,  visit Richmond Acura, home of Canada's first Acura showroom and the number one Acura dealer in the entire greater Vancouver area.