2021 Honda Acura RLX Changes And Update Review
2021 Honda Acura RLX Changes And Update Review– Acura RLX, another variant of the sports sedan produced by Honda, Honda Acura RLX is a large size luxury sedan produced by Honda and sold under the Acura division, RLX was first released in 2013 and continues to be produced today. Acura RLX was made to replacing the Acura RL, since its first release, the RLX is available two versions, first is a front-wheel-drive base model equipped with Acura’s Precision All-Wheel-Steer (P-AWS) four-wheel steering system, and the second is a hybrid variant featuring the SH-AWD which is a mainstay for Acura. As for the JDM version, the Honda Legend is only offered with the SH-AWD powertrain.
Honda Acura RLX Concept History
The Acura RLX is the successor or successor to the Acura RL, which was first introduced on April 4, 2012, at the New York International Auto Show 2012. The concepts and models introduced are certainly slightly different from the type of RL, the Acura RLX was formalized globally at the Los Angeles Auto Show at the end same year. After being officially introduced, RLX went on sale on March 15, 2013. That momentum also officially ended the era of Accura RL which was phenomenal.
Honda Acura RLX Design
RLX is the first Acura model to offer a standard LED Jewel-Eye headlamps. There are five LED light sources on each Acura RLX, the LEDs are separate (four low beams, one high beam) with ten polished lenses (eight low beams, two high beams). The headlights no longer rotate through angles like in the previous generation RL. The hood, front fenders, and outside door panels are made of aluminum, the use of aluminum in RLX saves a total of 79.1 lbs over steel components. Hybrid types will come standard with LED foglamps.
Honda Acura RLX Interior
When we discuss interior issues, there is a standard 12-hole hollow leather front seat design, as well as larger and more comfortable cabin space in the Acura RLX Interior. In the rear legroom, you will find a design similar to a luxury flagship sedan. The 8-inch navigation screen along with the 7-inch touch screen display for audio, climate, and various shortcut controls with AcuraLink are also standard. As a means of infotainment, the optional Krell 14-speaker audio system is available as an alternative to the Bose system that is identical to the RL version. An intermediate 14-level ELS Studio Premium system using Panasonic components is also optional. The basic ELS Premium system uses 10-speakers.
As usual, in hybrid models there are always other advantages such as head-up display, electronic transmission gear selector, using acoustic glass (layers of PVB) for all doors and windshields, and navigation is standard. Then the advantages of the infotainment feature are the 14-speaker ELS Studio Premium system which is a fixed feature on the RLX Hybrid and an optional Krell system. GPS-related climate control, voice recognition, and keyless access systems with a start button are also guaranteed to be available on this type.
Honda Acura RLX Engine Performance
About Acura RLX engine capacity, the 3.5-liter V6 engine specifications “Earth Dreams” which are injected directly using VTEC and Variable Cylinder Management (VCM), applied to the 6-speed automatic will experience EPA fuel savings of 20/30/23 mpg, with maximum power amounting to 310 hp at 6,500 rpm and 272 lb-ft of torque at 4,500 rpm. Honda Acura RLX also installed a VCM system as a fuel saver working in a 6 or 3 cylinder configuration, the engine with the new model and capacity will certainly greatly support the performance of the car to be more leverage.
Honda Acura RLX Changes
All of that is around the Honda Acura RLX profile and news, now Honda has a plan to produce the next series of Acura RLX as the 2020 or 2021 version, there is still no clear description around it, however, surely we can make the estimations. 2021 Acura RLX big possibility would be there with maintaining its modern features and its engine performance, the significant changes is estimated will be applied on the outer design which it would look more nice and sporty, the exterior design is expected to be changed in some side. So let’s wait and see what is gonna happen with next or next two years when the new Acura RLX released.