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Acura RDX
2021 Acura RDX
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$38,200
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7.9
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Honda Pilot
2021 Honda Pilot
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$32,250
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8.4
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2021 Toyota Venza
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Overview

Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
3.5-liter V6 Gas
Engine
2.5-liter Inline-4 Hybrid
Transmission
10-Speed Automatic
Transmission
9-Speed Automatic
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Other
Fuel Economy
City: 22 MPG
Hwy: 28 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 27 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 40 MPG
Hwy: 37 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.1 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
19.5 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
14.5 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
8 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
3.5-liter V6 Gas
2.5-liter Inline-4 Hybrid
Horsepower
272 hp @ 6500 rpm
280 hp @ 6000 rpm
176 hp @ 5700 rpm
Torque
280 lb-ft @ 1600 rpm
262 lb-ft @ 4700 rpm
163 lb-ft @ 3600 rpm
Transmission
10-Speed Automatic
9-Speed Automatic
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
Other

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
39 ft
39.4 ft
N/A

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
19" x 8"
18" x 8"
18" x 7"
Rear Wheel Size
19" x 8"
18" x 8"
18" x 7"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P235/55HR19
P245/60HR18
P225/60HR18
Rear Tire
P235/55HR19
P245/60HR18
P225/60HR18
Spare Tire
N/A
Compact
Compact

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
24 MPG
23 MPG
39 MPG
City
22 MPG
20 MPG
40 MPG
Highway
28 MPG
27 MPG
37 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.4 Tons/yr
7.7 Tons/yr
4.6 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
17.1 gallons
19.5 gallons
14.5 gallons
Cruising Range City
376.2 miles
390 miles
580 miles
Cruising Range Highway
478.8 miles
526.5 miles
536.5 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
186.7 in
196.5 in
186.6 in
Height
65.7 in
70.6 in
65.9 in
Max Width
74.8 in
78.6 in
73 in
Front Width
64.2 in
66.3 in
N/A
Rear Width
64.7 in
66.3 in
N/A
Wheelbase
108.3 in
111 in
105.9 in
Ground Clearance
5.7 in
N/A
N/A

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
8 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42 in
40.9 in
40.9 in
Front Seat Headroom
40 in
40.1 in
38.6 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
60 in
62 in
57.4 in
Front Seat Hip Room
55 in
59.1 in
54.4 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
38 in
38.4 in
37.8 in
Rear Seat Headroom
38 in
40.2 in
39 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
57 in
62 in
56.9 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
50 in
57.3 in
45.2 in
Third Row Leg Room
N/A
31.9 in
N/A
Third Row Headroom
N/A
38.9 in
N/A
Third Row Shoulder Room
N/A
57.6 in
N/A
Third Row Hip Room
N/A
44.6 in
N/A

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,783 lbs
3,982 lbs
3,847 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
N/A
3,500 lbs
N/A

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
58.9 ft³
83.9 ft³
55.1 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
29.5 ft³
46.8 ft³
28.8 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
29.5 ft³
16.5 ft³
28.8 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Fathom Blue Pearl
  • Gunmetal Metallic
  • Lunar Silver Metallic
  • Modern Steel Metallic
  • Crystal Black Pearl
  • Lunar Silver Metallic
  • Modern Steel Metallic
  • Black
  • Blizzard Pearl
  • Blueprint
  • Coastal Gray Metallic
  • Ruby Flare Pearl
  • Titanium Glow

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Majestic Black Pearl
  • Performance Red Pearl
  • Platinum White Pearl
  • Platinum White Pearl
Platinum White Pearl
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

  • Ebony, Leatherette-Trimmed Interior
  • Parchment, Leatherette-Trimmed Interior
  • Black, Cloth Seat Trim
  • Gray, Cloth Seat Trim
  • Black, Cloth Seat Trim
  • Boulder, Cloth Seat Trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Standard
Satellite Radio
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Not Available
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Sun/Moonroof
Standard
Not Available
Not Available

Comfort

Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Liftgate
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Climate Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Hands-Free Liftgate
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Remote Trunk Release
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Seat Memory
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Universal Garage Door Opener
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Keyless Start
Standard
Standard
Standard
Telematics
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Standard
Standard
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Standard
Standard
ABS
Standard
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
6 Years / 70,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
2 Years / Unlimited Miles
Hybrid/Electric Components
N/A
N/A
8 Years / 100,000 Miles
Maintenance
N/A
N/A
2 Years / 25,000 Miles