2018 Acura RLX is revealed with a new appearance. This flagship sedan gets the touch of the latest design direction of the brand. Moreover, the car benefits even from new set of technologies. The clearest change occurred at the front end. 2018 Acura RLX features the signature diamond pentagon grille of the brand. However, it even features a more sculpted hood. Well, the other upgrades include the redesigned LED taillights as well as new wheel designs. The car even bears a glossy black rear diffuser and dual exhaust tips. 2018 Acura RLX comes with an optimized powertrain. The brand claims to have optimized it in the Sport Hybrid model. Moreover, the super handling all-wheel drive technology is even optimized.
2018 Acura RLX packs the direct-injected V6 engine with three motors. This continues to deliver a combined 377 hp. However, the hardware modifications consist of the automatic 10-speed gearbox. It is added to the regular RLX. Moreover, a 3.5 liter 310hp V6 engine powers it. Well, the new gearbox will render more refinement and better performance. 2018 Acura RLX is equipped with AcuraWatch set of technologies. However, it is enhanced by adding the Traffic Jam Assist. This will work together with adaptive cruise control and Low Follow. This eventually will keep the car in lane and set interval behind the vehicle ahead in congested traffic conditions.
However, the standard features are Surround View Camera, premium Krell Audio system, parking sensors and LED fog lights. There are even heated rear seats, ventilated and heated front seats, remote engine start and many others. Moreover, the RLX palate added three new exterior colors along with two premium plate finishes. These are Majestic Black Pearl and Brilliant Red Metallic. However, the cabin features upgraded quality materials and touchpoints. It includes an entirely redesigned seat and new Espresso interior option. 2018 Acura RLX will make its debut at Monterey Automotive Week. However, the sales will start from this November.