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Acura RDX
2021 Acura RDX
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$38,400
Starting Price (MSRP)
7.9
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Honda Pilot
2022 Honda Pilot
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$39,660
Starting Price (MSRP)
N/A
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Volkswagen Touareg
2017 Volkswagen Touareg
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$49,495
Starting Price (MSRP)
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Overview

Engine
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
Engine
3.6L V6 Gas
Transmission
10-Speed Automatic
Transmission
9-Speed Automatic
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 22 MPG
Hwy: 28 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 27 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 17 MPG
Hwy: 23 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.1 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
19.5 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
26.4 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
8 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
3.5L V6 Gas
3.6L V6 Gas
Horsepower
272 hp @ 6500 rpm
280 hp @ 6000 rpm
280 hp @ 6200 rpm
Torque
280 lb-ft @ 1600 rpm
262 lb-ft @ 4700 rpm
266 lb-ft @ 2500 rpm
Transmission
10-Speed Automatic
9-Speed Automatic
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,783 lbs
4,070 lbs
N/A
Maximum Towing Capacity
N/A
3,500 lbs
7,716 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
24 MPG
23 MPG
19 MPG
City
22 MPG
20 MPG
17 MPG
Highway
28 MPG
27 MPG
23 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.3 Tons/yr
7.7 (Est) Tons/yr
9.2 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
17.1 gallons
19.5 gallons
26.4 gallons
Cruising Range City
376.2 miles
390 miles
448.8 miles
Cruising Range Highway
478.8 miles
526.5 miles
607.2 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
186.7 in
196.5 in
N/A
Height
65.7 in
70.6 in
68.2 in
Max Width
74.8 in
78.6 in
76.4 in
Front Width
64.2 in
66.3 in
65.2 in
Rear Width
64.7 in
66.3 in
66 in
Wheelbase
108.3 in
111 in
113.9 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
41.4 in
Front Seat Headroom
40 in
39.5 in
39.6 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
60 in
62 in
59.8 in
Front Seat Hip Room
55 in
59.1 in
N/A
Rear Seat Leg Room
38 in
38.4 in
36.7 in
Rear Seat Headroom
38 in
39.9 in
38.9 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
57 in
62 in
56.7 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
50 in
57.3 in
N/A
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

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
58.9 ft³
83.8 ft³
64 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
29.5 ft³
46.8 ft³
32.1 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
29.5 ft³
16.5 ft³
32.1 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
39 ft
39.4 ft
39 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
N/A
Front Wheel Size
19" x 8"
20" x 8"
18" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
19" x 8"
20" x 8"
18" x 8"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
N/A
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link
N/A

Tires

Front Tire
P235/55HR19
P245/50HR20
P255/55HR18
Rear Tire
P235/55HR19
P245/50HR20
P255/55HR18
Spare Tire
N/A
Compact
Compact

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 Oak Brown Metallic
  • Canyon Gray Metallic
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Deep Red Metallic
  • Moonlight Blue Pearl
  • Pure White
  • Reef Blue Metallic
  • Reflex Silver Metallic
  • Sand Gold Metallic

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Majestic Black Pearl
  • Performance Red Pearl
  • Platinum White Pearl
  • Platinum White Pearl
  • Platinum White Pearl
  • Steel Sapphire Metallic
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

  • Ebony, Leatherette-Trimmed Interior
  • Parchment, Leatherette-Trimmed Interior
  • Black, Leather Seat Trim
  • Gray, Leather Seat Trim
  • Black Anthracite, V-Tex Leatherette Seating Surfaces
  • Cornsilk Beige, V-Tex Leatherette Seating Surfaces

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Standard
Standard
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Standard
Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
Not Available
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
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
Standard
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Sun/Moonroof
Standard
Standard
Not Available

Comfort

Navigation System
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Liftgate
Standard
Standard
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
Standard
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
Heated Steering Wheel
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Standard
Standard
Standard
Remote Engine Start
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Remote Trunk Release
Standard
Standard
Standard
Seat Memory
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Universal Garage Door Opener
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear A/C
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Keyless Start
Standard
Standard
Standard
Telematics
Standard
Not Available
Not Available

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Rear Parking Aid
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Standard
Standard
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Standard
Not Available
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
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A
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
Not Available
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
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
6 Years / 70,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
10 Years / 100,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
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