2016 Acura RLX Features
2016 Acura RLX is a luxury sedan that will appear on the market with smaller changes. This large sedan will enrich packs with new features and technologies. The design will be very modern and stylish thanks to the new front bumpers, chrome accents, LED headlamps and other details. The interior cabin is inspired with the leather and new technologies that will leave you breathless. The dimensions are slightly corrected, so is the wheelbase grows for two inches and width. However, cabin offers abundant legroom, but headroom in the back row of seats is limited. The drive system is hybridized, combines V6 engine with an electric motor. Premium sedan is popular on the North American market and is expected to continue strong sales and new releases.
2016 Acura RLX – Hybrid drive
2016 Acura RLX under the hood hiding VTEC V-6 engine and three electric motors that make the hybrid drive. Conventional engine in conjunction with an electric motor drives the front wheels, while two electric motors driving the rear wheels. Super Handling All-Wheel Drive system ensures that torque is distributed evenly on all wheels. The drive system is paired with a 7-speed automatic transmission with double clutch. Fuel economy is estimated at 28 mpg city and 32 mpg highway. Adaptive suspension, upgraded shock absorbers and new stabilizers will bring good drive-ability. Detailed specifications will be announced later.
2016 Acura RLX – Safety
2016 Acura RLX will reduce packages on: basic equipment, technology and Advance models. The list of equipment includes LCD screens with infotainment system, Acura Link Communication, Navigation system, Aha streaming audio interface, fun system and smartphone integration. The safety aspect is significantly improved with new systems such as: Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC), Collision Mitigation Braking System (CMBS), Forward Collision Warning (FCW), Lane Departure Warning (LDW), Lane-Keeping Assist System (LKAS), road-Check Mitigation (RDM), Blind Spot Information- (BSI), Multi-VIEW rear camera and more.
2016 Acura RLS will start sales during 2015 year. The price will move in the range $ 50,000 to $ 60,000. Direct competitors are Cadillac XTS and Lincoln MKS.