2021 Acura RDX in red

How does the Acura RDX perform?

2021 Acura RDX Engine Specs and Towing Performance 

Searching for your next luxury SUV takes a lot of time, and you should consider an array of specs and features before financing. We want to help you on your search by giving you more information about the 2021 Acura RDX. Let’s take a look at the 2021 Acura RDX engine specs and towing performance to help you see what this vehicle has to offer.  

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The 2021 Acura RDX is a two-row SUV that holds lots of technology inside its cabin. In order to help drivers enjoy their time on the road, the 2021 Acura RDX comes equipped with the same engine on all of its packages so that drivers can experience that performance on any type of 2021 Acura RDX. This engine delivers 272 horsepower and 280 pound-feet of torque. This vehicle has standard front-wheel drive but also has the available Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ (SH-AWD®) for driver convenience. 

2021 Acura RDX in blue
2021 Acura RDX in blue

Towing Capabilities 

The 2021 Acura RDX is designed to help drivers tackle the road in style. That means that this SUV has the tools to help you carry any extra gear and equipment you need. The 2021 Acura RDX can tow up to 1,500 pounds for your family’s convenience. That can free up more space inside the cabin for any or your other belongings you want to bring with you on your journey. 

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The 2021 Acura RDX engine specs and towing performance offer you many ways to get around and can help you enjoy your ride. If you would like to learn more about the 2021 Acura RDX, you can visit our online inventory and schedule a test drive with us at Acura of Salem today. We hope to see you soon and help you find what you need.