The 2018 Acura RLX Available at Silverhill Acura in Calgary
The 2018 Acura RLX ushers in a new era. Available at Silverhill Acura, the RLX stands out as one of the most stylish and powerful Acura sedans with a 377-horsepower 3.5L direct injected V6 engine coupled with a responsive 7-speed dual clutch automatic transmission. With the added benefit of Super Handling All-Wheel Drive, you will gain an enhanced feel for the road to further establish the connection between man and machine.
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A Look At the Trims
- 377 total combined Hybrid horsepower
- 3-motor hybrid powertrain: Front electric motor and rear twin motor unit
- Sport Hybrid Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™§
- 7-speed dual-clutch transmission with Sequential SportShift® paddle shifters, Grade Logic Control and Sport mode
- Full-colour Head-up display
- AcuraLink™§,†,** with Concierge services
- Four Year Complimentary Maintenance
- Krell ultra-premium audio system with 14 speakers
- Surround view camera system
- Ventilated front seats
- Power rear sunshade
- Rear side sunshades
- Front and rear parking sensors
- Auto-dimming side mirrors
- Ambient rear passengers’ footwell lighting
Acura RLX Exterior Sophistication
The newly restyled 2018 RLX incorporates a reshaped hood profile, new LED taillights, and a new diamond pentagon grille that contributes to its smooth, arching body features that give the RLX an elegant presence on the road. Meanwhile, the dual exhaust finishers accentuate both the grace and aggression that’s known with the RLX’s Precision Crafted Performance. The body also features upswept lines to maximize aerodynamics for improved fuel efficiency, and beautiful 19″ aluminum alloy wheels as standard.
Acura RLX Performance Innovation
Those seeking even greater performance will turn to the 3.5L i-VTEC V6 engine with Sport Hybrid Handling All-Wheel drive, boasting power of up to 377 horsepower with a projected fuel economy of 30 mpg combined.
With over 90% of its torque available at low rpms, the standard engine provides excellent driveability and performance while Variable Cylinder Management will allow it to function on either three or six cylinders depending on the conditions, maximizing fuel economy. The motor is also exceptionally quiet as it is mounted to the aluminum subframe with vibration-cancelling Active Control engine mounts
Acura RLX Interior Quality & Technology
The newly-redesigned RLX interior features premium soft-touch materials throughout the cabin. The new perforated Milano leather seats demonstrate the highest level of luxury and premium craftsmanship while providing a superior level of comfort. Meanwhile, the cabin features luxurious materials and touchpoints throughout the interior’s finishes for added sophistication, along with noticeably ample space and comfort.
The center console features dual screens, including an 8-inch navigation and 7-inch Multi-Use Display touch screen to provide easy access to essential controls like audio, climate control, navigation, and more. The RLX is also equipped with an AcuraLink cloud-based connectivity system that delivers an array of features including security and convenience features like AcuraLink Real-Time Traffic, airbag deployment notification, stolen vehicle tracking, remote locking/unlocking and more. And if you need one more thing to look forward to with this latest edition, heated steering is now part of the Advance option package.
RLX Safety and Drive-Assist Technologies
The RLX comes with cutting-edge safety technologies, including standard Lane Departure Warning, smart-deploying airbags and Front Collision Warning. These features coupled with an Advanced Compatibility Engineering II (ACE II) body structure helps the RLX keep you safe from every angle.
A full complement of safety and driver-assist technologies will be available including Expanded View Driver’s Mirror and Multi-View Rear-View Camera, a Lane Keeping Assist system, Adaptive Cruise Control, Collision Mitigation Brake System (CMBS), Blind Spot Information, and more. The end result: the 2018 Acura RLX has been awarded Top Safety Pick status from the IIHS, placing it amongst the safest vehicles on the roads today.