Acura is one of the well-known Japanese automakers that have always been taken the world by surprise with their products. The 2018 Acura CDX is a freshly produced small crossover expected to hit the US market sometime in 2017 as the 2018 model. It is built on the same platform as the Honda HR-V making it a luxury crossover SUV for all true fans of luxury.
2018 Acura CDX: Design and Features
If you want the vehicle with beauty and impressive outlook, the 2018 Acura CDX is the best choice to make. The exterior body shell of this vehicle is made of the lightweight aluminum material to help reduce the overall body weight and enhance performance. With the superior design of the front grille coupled with the elegant styling on the bumper, the front end of this vehicle is made quite attractive and bossy. For the exterior body electrical system, you will find tech improved LED headlamps for more visibility during night journey. The wheelbase is enhanced and to ensure overall stability the vehicle is balanced on the ground with aluminum wheels. There are several exterior color options for users to select from on this vehicle. The back end is also improved with superior and exceptional LED lighting and others.
Inside this 2018 Acura CDX come comfort and entertainment features that will make users enjoy their cruise at any point in time. There is well-improved leather upholstery built with adjustable technology in the driver seat. The interior ambiance is designed in a subtle and passionate manner with the dashboard loaded with great control buttons. The steering wheel is covered with soft leather material and there is 8-inch touch screen display where most infotainment features are controlled. There is also power steering built with tech improved functionality for easy handling. There also a new digital sound system with audio radio, CD/DVD players, quality speakers, satellite radio, a navigation system, Smart dialogue systems and Google Map. For connectivity, there are Bluetooth, USB ports Wi-Fi and others.
For the power options, the 2018 Acura CDX is powered with well-engineered engine options. There will be a 1.5-liter turbocharged engine. This engine is expected to offer great power output which will make the vehicle the best among others in the same category. There is also a V6 engine coming with this vehicle which will produce more power option than ever. The engine is offering wonderful fuel economy more than the competitors. There is equally a 2.0-liter turbocharged engine coupled with 9-speed gearbox. The fuel economy is 19 mpg and 27 mpg for city and highway respectively just like the RDX model.
Competition and Safety Features
The competition will really be strong in the auto world comes the year 2017 and 2018 and most automakers are working hard to equip their own brand. So, the 2018 Acura CDX is expected to meet lots of competing brands coming from Mercedes, BMW, Toyota and other auto brands in the makers. Some of the safety features coming for this vehicle include: Seatbelts, Airbags, traction control, stability control, disc brake system, blind spot monitoring, lane departure warning and lots more.
Release Date and Price
The release date of this vehicle is expected to be before the end of 2017 as the 2018 models. But the automaker has not confirmed that to be true. The 2018 Acura CDX price is unknown at the moment, on the other hand, is expected moderate but the automaker has not released the information to the public.