2021 Acura RDX Towing Capacity

May 21st, 2021 by
2021 Acura RDX on City Street

Are you looking for a new compact SUV for your daily drives in Des Moines? One of the benefits of purchasing a new SUV is their AWD capability and strong towing capabilities for your commute or weekend getaways. The 2021 Acura RDX towing capacity reaches 1,500 pounds on its FWD and AWD drivetrains – making it perfect for towing small trailers or light boats for your next weekend adventure. Learn more about the Acura RDX towing capacity, engine, and performance features with Acura of Johnston below, then contact our team to arrange a time for a test drive!

Acura RDX Towing Capacity & Features 

The 2021 Acura RDX can tow up to 1,500 pounds for your next Waterloo adventure, but the Acura RDX also has a variety of features that will make your towing experience easier and more enjoyable. It’s easy to have these Acura RDX towing features installed on your SUV, all you need to do is order the parts online and schedule an appointment with our service center to have them installed. See the Acura RDX towing features below:

  • Brake controllers
  • Weight distribution
  • Trailer hitch 
  • Hitch accessories
  • And more!

Acura RDX Engine & Features

In addition to its strong towing capabilities, the 2021 Acura RDX also comes with a powerful engine to help you navigate Cedar Rapids roads. A 2.0L 4-Cylinder engine is paired with a 10-speed automatic transmission, producing 272 horsepower and up to 280 lb-ft of torque. When combined with Acura’s legendary engineering, you’ll enjoy a luxury ride whether you’re in city traffic or on the highway. 

Acura of Johnston customers will also enjoy greater fuel efficiency when driving the 2021 Acura RDX, thanks to its 17.1 gallon fuel tank capacity and drivetrain system. Whether you’re enjoying the stability that comes with the standard FWD system or you’ve upgraded to the capable AWD system, your Acura RDX will help you arrive at your destination without wasting fuel. Take a look at some of the other performance features you’ll enjoy on the Acura RDX: 

  • Available Super Handling All-Wheel Drive (SH-AWD) system
  • Sequential SportShift Paddle Shifters
  • Agile Handling Assist
  • 4-Mode Integrated Dynamics System
  • Available Advance Package

Test Drive the Acura RDX at Acura of Johnston

The Acura RDX is a dedicated SUV that’s perfect for navigating the great outdoors or your local city streets. Experience everything the Acura RDX has to offer when you visit our Johnston showroom. While you’re here our welcoming staff will help you find the right Acura RDX model for your daily drives, and our new vehicle specials will help you save on your purchase. Apply for financing today, and soon you’ll be driving home in a new Acura RDX!

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