Posted on March 9, 2018Everyone loves the RLX, Acura’s flagship luxury sedan. It’s been a powerful performer with a mind-blowing assortment of luxurious amenities for years. This year, the totally redesigned 2018 Acura RLX goes even further, giving customers more luxury for less money, and giving onlookers something to talk about.
What’s New for the 2018 Acura RLX
Essentially, everything is new this year. A few highlights for the 2018 Acura RLX are:
A sexy new look with clean lines and bold focal points that reflect Acura’s Precision Crafted Performance DNA.
A 10-speed automatic transmission in the RLX with Precision All-Wheel Steering.
An incredible 377-horsepower engine for the range-topping 2018 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid SH-AWD.
The addition of Traffic Jam Assist to AcuraWatch technologies, making short work of busy highways.
Premium Options Included
The 2018 Acura RLX has a wide array of features available as either standard equipment or additional options. Every RLX includes the AcuraWatch suite including Adaptive Cruise Control with Low Speed Follow,Collision Mitigation Braking System, Forward Collision Warning, Lane Keeping Assist, and Road Departure Mitigation with Lane Departure Warning. Premium Milano leather is standard, and a new Espresso color is available. The 2018 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid goes further, including head-up display, premium Krell Audio System with 14 speakers, Surround View Camera, front and rear parking sensors, LED fog lights, remote engine start, ventilated and heated front seats, heated rear outboard seats, heated steering wheel and more.
Of course, the RLX is a top performer as well. The Acura RLX with P-AWS uses a 3.5-liter V6 that makes a heart-palpitating 310 horsepower. Matched with the new 10-speed transmission, it’s a deceivingly fast luxury sedan. The 2018 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid makes a combined 377 horsepower, achieving even more performance without sacrificing on fuel efficiency. Driving the RLX is like riding on rails. Undoubtedly, the Acura RLX is one of the most comfortable and stable cars to drive, maneuvering curves with ease. Discover the all-new 2018 Acura RLX today, arriving at Jay Wolfe Acura in Kansas City.