Used 2014 Acura RDX SUV Pros & Cons

Pros & Cons of the 2014 Acura RDX SUV

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 Pros Quick V6 engine reaches 60 mph in only 6.5 seconds.

 Pros Front-wheel drive is surprisingly fuel-efficient, returning 20 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway.

 Pros Top safety scores from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.

 Pros Spacious cabin offers plenty of legroom for passengers in both rows.

 Pros Streamlined and user-friendly center stack.

 Pros Provides generous cargo space.

 Pros Comfortable yet supportive seats.

 Pros Fuel-saving cylinder deactivation technology shuts down cylinders in light driving to conserve fuel.

 Pros Small turning circle makes it easy to maneuver and park in small spaces.

 Pros Light but precise steering for fantastic response and superb cornering capabilities.

 Pros Whisper quiet cabin, even on the highway.

 Pros Sequential SportShift transmission combines the fun of a manual with the practicality of an automatic.

 Pros Available all-wheel drive adjusts to changing weather and road conditions.

 Cons Takes 127 feet to stop from 60 mph, which is considered longer than some of the competition.

 Cons Cloth material for the seats is not available, which some buyers prefer.

 Cons Only capable of towing 1,500 pounds.

 Cons Not many additional features for customization and you have to order packages, even if you only want one feature.

 Cons Rear seat entertainment system is not available.

 Cons Lacking many of the advanced safety features rivals have, such as lane keeping assist and parking sensors.

 Cons Cannot purchase without a sunroof.

 Cons Not as sporty as some rivals.