Acura RLX

Acura RLX 2018 Redesign

The Acura RLX sedan is a full-sized luxury manufactured by Honda and its Acura division among sales, in 2013. after the success of Acura RL, Acura launched RLX with two versions, base model front-wheel drive equipped with precision all-wheel send Acura (P-AWS) steering wheel and a hybrid variant with SH-AWD, which serves as the flagship of Acura.

Manufacturer Acura | Honda
Also Called Honda Legend
Production 2013–present
Model Years 2014–present
Class Full-size luxury car
Body4-door sedan
LayoutFront engine, front-wheel drive / all wheel drive
Engine3.5 L J35Y4 V6
Transmission 6-speed automatic (FWD)
7-speed dual-clutch transmission (AWD)
Wheelbase2,850 mm (112.2 in)
Curb weight 3969-4003 lbs (FWD)
4312-4359 lbs (AWD)
Predecessor Acura RL

Acura RLX : Engine

Acura RLX comes with RLX 3.5-liter direct injection “Earth Dreams” V6 VTEC and VCM means (Variable Cylinder Management), with a 6-speed automatic, get an EPA-estimated 20/31/24 mpg (city/highway/combined fuel economy) and maximum power is 310 kW and 272 lb.-ft. torque. The system works fuel VCM in 6- or 3 cylinders, the new model uses sophisticated engine mounts that the need for a 4 cylinder mode that lead to avoiding a lower NVH.

Hybrids also the capacity of VCM, with start-stop system added to further increase fuel consumption as well as the ability to run entirely on electric power up to 58 miles per hour with a light throttle use. The Acura RLX Hybrid also uses a dual-clutch transmission 7-speed with an integrated 35 kW (47 hp) electric motor to each of the rear wheels powered by an electric motor of 36 kW (36 kW) with 2 behind electric cars in total. This configuration gives the hybrid drive all four wheels torque vector strict electric rear wheels.

A Battery Pack Lithium Ion cells of 72 kWh 1.3 and 66 pounds placed behind the rear seat. The total capacity is estimated at 377 horsepower and 341 pound-feet of torque in hybrid models. EPA estimated fuel economy improves to 28/32/30 mpg, and gets a classification of emissions CARB LEV III SULEV30 compared to non-hybrid position ULEV-2.

Acura RLX : Chassis

The front frame is made of aluminum. The front suspension uses a double wishbone design, while the rear is a multi-link with precision all-wheel Send (P-AWS) system. ZF Sachs (ZF) provides the “Amplitude Reactive Dampers” with two valves per damper piston. The 18-inch wheels are standard and 19-inch wheels with a distinctive harmonic noise are optional for non-standard hybrids and hybrids, similar to those used in the previous Acura RL 2011. The voice function of the suspension is aimed at the sportier side of comfort.

Acura RLX : Interior

The perforated leather for standard 12-way (4-way lumbar) heated seats and cool an advance package models and the rear seat is significantly improved. The space for the rear legs is similar to flagship luxury sedans full size. A navigation screen 8-inches with the 7-inch touchscreen for audio, climate and various shortcut controls with AcuraLink is also standard. An optional sound system 14 speakers Krell replace the Bose system on the previous model Acura RL. Also optional is an ELS Studio Premium system components 14 levels with Panasonic. ELS Premium based system uses 10 speakers.

Acura RLX : Exterior

The use of LED lights standard jewel-Eye 5 sources LED light with 10 separate lenses polished. The headlights no longer turn through the corners as they did in the previous generation Acura RL. The hood, front fenders, and the outer door panels are made of aluminum, aluminum used in the RLX save a total of 79.1 pounds of steel components. The hybrid comes standard with LED fog lights.

Acura RLX Safety

All RLX models come standard with a rear backup camera multi-angle warning system for collision (FCW) and lane departure warning. The system is available for download from automatic brake with electronic belt tensioners front seat and a maintenance support system of rails and adaptive cruise control. Optional adaptive cruise control with the low-speed tracking system, blind spot information, and display car head available.

Acura RLX 2017

Acura RLX 2017

Acura RLX, brakes with the brake to keep control of the car to a halt without the use of a brake, electronic brake force distribution, brake assist, a nimble handling help apply the brakes on the wheels in a curve and stability vehicle standard.

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