What’s the 2021 Acura RDX Towing Capacity?

September 4th, 2020 by

2021 Acura RDX parked near forest


While Costa Mesa drivers will surely appreciate the exceptional performance and luxury interior features offered by the 2021 Acura RDX, it also boasts incredible strength so you can tow up to 1,500 pounds. The Acura RDX tows this amount, whether you have standard FWD or opt for the brand’s own Super Handling All-Wheel Drive (SH-AWD) system. Whether you’re looking for a great asset to help you on the jobsite or a luxury SUV that keeps up with your on-the-go lifestyle, learn more about the new Acura RDX towing capacity, then find your next vehicle with Weir Canyon Acura.

Acura RDX Towing Capacity and Features

To make the most of your Acura RDX towing capacity and tow up to 1,500 pounds, you want to equip your luxury SUV with the right towing features that will make hauling large items or quantities around town that much more secure. Our very own parts department is where you’ll find a great selection of the following features and accessories to fit your SUV and provide the support you need for your RDX towing power:

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

Acura RDX Performance Specs and Features

Your SUV’s engineering also contributes greatly to overall towing power. Under the hood of the RDX you’ll find a powerful turbo aluminum-alloy 2.0L 4-cylinder engine that’s paired with a 10-speed automatic transmission that generates 272 hp and up to 280 lb-ft of torque. You can also expect to save more on fuel during your travels, thanks to the model’s 17.1-gallon fuel tank capacity, and maintain control and stability with its standard FWD system, or upgrade your drivetrain with available all-wheel drive. Take a look at some of the other performance features you’ll have with the 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

See the Acura RDX Towing Power in Person at Weir Canyon Acura

Now that you’ve had a chance to preview the 2021 Acura RDX towing capacity, are you ready to experience everything else this luxury SUV can provide on Tustin roads in person? Check out our online inventory of new Acura RDX models for sale, and check out our new vehicle lease specials for even more exciting options on your next Acura crossover or SUV. Our finance team is here to answer your questions, and you can get started at home by applying for financing, or calculating the value of your trade-in vehicle. Contact us today for more information on the RDX towing capacity and to schedule an appointment at our Acura dealership near Costa Mesa!

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