2012 Acura RDX Values

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2012 model year changes

Following a redesign in 2010, the Acura RDX is nearly identical to 2011's model. The small SUV again features bold, angular exterior looks in keeping with the rest of the Acura lineup.

Competitive comparison

Aggressive looks; athletic performance and ride; powerful, efficient powertrain; strong standard feature list

Special features for 2012

In a crowded luxury crossover segment, the Acura RDX has proven itself to be a competent and worthy performer. With its standard amenities and impressive Tech Package, plus its sporty turbocharged engine, the RDX is a people-mover at the head of the class.


A compact luxury crossover SUV, the 2012 Acura RDX is powered by a 2.3-liter 4-cylinder turbocharged engine that produces 240 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque. Equipped with a 5-speed automatic transmission the RDX fuel consumption falls within an EPA estimated range of 17 mpg city to 24 mpg highway, depending on drivetrain selection (FWD or optional AWD). Features include rearview camera, leather seats, HID healights, automatic climate control, premium surround sound system, USB/iPod integration, and navigation. Vehicle safety is comprised of a six-airbag system, vehicle stability assist, anti-lock braking, electronic brake distribution, and brake assist. The RDX is backed by a 4-year/50,000-mile warranty.