Houston Acura Dealer Highlights Features of 2016 Acura RDX

January 21st, 2016 by

Your Houston Acura dealer is doing the comparison-shopping for you with this match up between the 2016 Acura RDX and Porsche Cayenne. Both of these luxury SUVs promise a top of the line driving experience and luxurious interior but only the Acura RDX comes through on that promise. Find out why John Eagle Acura loves the 2016 Acura RDX below.

2016 Acura RDX

2016 Porsche Cayenne

Active head restraints that protect driver and front passenger from whiplash

No whiplash protection system

Optional cross-path warning system to avoid colliding into a vehicle approaching from the side

Feature not available

AcuraLink uses GPS to remotely unlock doors, track down a stolen vehicle and send emergency personnel to the scene if airbags deploy

GPS system only comes with a navigation computer and does not include emergency response

Powertrain warranty coverage for 6 years and 70,000 miles

Power warranty coverage or 4 years or 50,000 miles

EPA estimated 19 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway*

EPA estimated 19 mpg in the city and 24 mpg on the highway*

Engine control system that shuts down half of the engine’s cylinders when not in use to conserve fuel

Feature not available

Computer-generated active noise cancellation to remove annoying noises and vibration from the passenger compartment

Cayenne doesn’t offer active noise cancellation

26.1 cubic ft. of storage with the rear seat up; 76.9 cubic ft. of storage with the rear seat down

23.7 cubic ft. of storage with the rear seat up; 62.9 cubic ft. or storage with the rear seat down

Automatically lower rear seats with the touch of a button

Doesn’t offer automatic folding seats

Remote vehicle starting system

Feature not available

Available in front-wheel drive and four-wheel drive configurations

Doesn’t offer two-wheel drive configuration

Are you interested in learning more about the 2016 Acura RDX from your Houston Acura dealer? Visit John Eagle Acura today to take it for a test spin!

* Based on 2016 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery pack age/condition (hybrid models only) and other factors.

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