Top Features of the 2018 Acura RLX

When you want luxury and performance without the outlandish price tag of a German sedan, choose the Acura RLX. For years it’s been the best value in the luxury sedan segment. And now, the 2018 Acura RLX blows the roof off with a stunning new design and more features than ever. Discover the new 2018 Acura RLX today at your local Acura dealer, Frank Leta Acura of Springfield.

Highlights of the 2018 Acura RLX

Exterior Changes

On the outside, the Acura RLX gets a facelift. A new signature grille and hood add to the sleek and sexy appearance. The RLX appears to sit lower to the ground with restyled front and rear bumpers and side skirts. Jewel Eye LED headlights and new LED taillights glimmer brightly in the night. As well, the 2018 Acura RLX has gorgeous a new 19-inch wheel design to set it apart.

Interior Touches

Do away with the traditional shifter and replace it with a flat Electronic Gear Selector. Add available contrast piping to Milano leather heated and ventilated seats. Stretch the legroom to exceed other Asian and European models in its class. Tactfully add wood and aluminum accents to the cabin for a refined appearance. Then, pack the 2018 Acura RLX full of features. Add a standard-equipment Head-Up display in the RLX Sport Hybrid. Include AcuraLink and a Multi-Use Display, along with either a Krell or ELS Studio audio system. Then include as standard equipment on all RLX, the AcuraWatch suite including  Collision Mitigation Braking, Road Departure Mitigation, Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Keeping Assist and the all-new Traffic Jam Assist feature. Try doing better on value in any other premium sedan.

Powertrain Choices

Two outstanding powertrains are available, the RLX Sport Hybrid and the RLX V6 P-AWS.
  • The 2018 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid has a combined 377 horsepower* that includes a 3-motor Super Handling All Wheel Drive System. It’s paired with Acura’s 7-speed Dual Clutch Transmission and includes Idle Stop for superior fuel efficiency and performance.
  • THe 2018 Acura RLX P-AWS uses a 3.5-liter V6 with 310 horsepower* and pairs it with a Precision All-Wheel Steering system to make the front-wheel drive sedan handle like a sports car. It includes a 10-speed Sequential SportShift transmission with paddle shifters to take driving excitement to a new level.
The all-new Acura RLX is the premium sedan you need. See for yourself at your local Acura dealer, Frank Leta Acura of Springfield. *Horsepower and torque figures includes the maximum power of the engine and all motors combined that can be produced at any one time. Not SAE net.

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