After first appearing in the market in 1986, Acura has presented the world with a fantastic collection of cars that are luxury oriented and built to satisfy the rich tastes of car owners worldwide. Acura is actually a branch of Honda that is exclusively dedicated to producing luxury automobiles. The 2017 Acura CDX is one such model that has made a tremendous impact on the market upon launch and is said to be refreshed for the upcoming year. Available in both coupe and sedan body types, this vehicle will feature notable upgrades as well as changes in its interior aspect, outer body, as well as in terms of engine performance.
2017 Acura CDX: Engine and Platform
This sensational luxury crossover vehicle will likely be powered by a 3.5 L V6 engine that can generate up to 290 HP and around 265 lb-ft of torque. It will likely be mated with a six speed automatic gearbox and come with front wheel drive. Details regarding top speed, power, and exploration have been kept confidential for now but the company has divulged details about its fuel economy, which has been rated at 18/27/21 mpg for city/highway/combined driving sessions.
If a new platform comes into play, you can expect the fuel economy leads to shoot further as this small SUV will likely be weight lesser than its predecessor. As many companies have taken the route of preparing the new models from light weight aluminum and carbon fiber, it is very plausible that Acura will take the same path and infuse extraordinary fuel saving mechanics that also lend greater maneuverability as well as performance.
2017 Acura CDX: Changes and Tech
The 2017 Acura CDX probably sports the most significant changes in its outer body that has been designed to appear more contemporary as well as aggressive. It is likely that the crossover has increasing dimensions which will translate into better cabin space; other changes have taken place in its front in the form of a redesigned grille, more elegantly shaped headlamps, and some aggressively put forward lines across the car’s body. This luxury icon surely looks the part of being from a high-profile brand that mainly focuses on rich tastes and fancy whims.
The interior of the 2017 Acura CDX is enriched with a variety of technology advancements and rich furnishing elements that lend a heavy dose of luxury. There is simply no doubt that this vehicle has evolved from its previous state. It now features comfort elements such as leather seats with height adjustment, temperature control, or reorganized dashboard, and a heated steering wheel for comfort of the driver. Promising to provide a remarkable ride every time, this vehicle houses a very powerful audio system as well as safety measures made possible by the inclusion of airbags, which protects the driver and passengers against any collision.
2017 Acura CDX: Price and Release Date
This aspect remains least talked about since the company has not yet revealed any information about price neither about release date of 2017 Acura CDX. If speculations are to be true, then you may be able to purchase this vehicle at a price close to $30,000 towards either the mid of 2016 or the end.