Acura is known for making reliable and efficient luxury cars and the 2015 Acura RDX is no exception. Its sharp styling and high-quality high-tech features make it one of the most sort after SUVs in the market. It carries five passengers and grabs the road with such a grace that passengers can ride on comfort. Don’t forget the excellent resale value of the SUV.
The 2015 Acura RDX comes with a V6 engine with six-speed automatic transmission. Shifting between gears is very smooth and seamless. It delivers 20 city and 28 highway miles per gallon that is comparable to similar SUVs in the market. Its braking system is one of the strongest in the class. As usual, the RDX comes with standard features including rearview camera, push-button start, dual-zone automatic climate control, high quality leather upholstery, heated front seats, a USB port, Bluetooth, and satellite radio.
The cabin comes with premium materials, easy to use audio system and navigation, and climate control. The roomy backseat provides ample legroom and its front seats are very supportive of the driver and the passenger. Many other similar vehicles provide latest features such as blind spot monitoring, collision warning, and the RDX is lagging behind in this area.
Starting around $28,000, the Mazda CX-5 comes in several designs to please the car lovers. Mazda CX-5 line of vehicles includes Mazda CX-5 Sport FWD, Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring FWD, and Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring AWD. This affordable compact cross-over ranks on the top of similar SUVs. It is fun to drive, give you lots of fuel economy, and provides plenty of passenger space.
Its 2.0-liter, four cylinder engine or the 2.5-liter, four cylinder engine can provide acceleration options for the power hungry drivers. Six-speed manual transmission is standard while a six-speed automatic is also available. CX-5 delivers 26 city and 35 highway miles per gallon making it one of the highest among the comparable SUVs. Drivers prefer its agile handling and responsive steering and brakes that make it a fun to drive SUV.
Its cabin provides a clean design that comes with high quality material. Front seats are comfortable and provide side support. Many complain about its slower acceleration, smaller navigation screen, and its display quality. However, four speaker stereo, USB port, and Bluetooth capability are standard and one can upgrade to Bose stereo, HD radio, navigation, blind spot monitoring, low speed automatic braking, rearview camera and moon roof.