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Who Wins the Battle of the Luxury SUVs? Acura RDX vs. Lexus RX 350



When you’re ready to make a big purchase like a new car, you want to make sure you consider all your options and get the one that’s the best fit for you.

If a luxury SUV is what you’re in the market for, take a look at a comparison of these two worthy contenders: the Acura RDX and the Lexus RX 350.

Comparison
The base price of the Acura RDX is significantly…
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Superior Technology of the 2017 Acura RLX



One of Acura’s most luxurious offerings to date, the 2017 RLX, has features galore -- from the engine to the interior’s supremely comfortable seating, not to mention the superior performance.

It’s also a standard-bearer in terms of technology, which is what we’re going to focus on. Check out some of the advanced technologies that the RLX boasts.

Head-Up Display
This system actually projects a transparent image on the lower area of the…
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The 2017 Acura RDX SUV: Sophisticated Style with All the Bells and Whistles



The 2017 Acura RDX SUV: Sophisticated Style with All the Bells and Whistles

The new Acura RDX SUV made its debut in 2015, but two years have brought it some significant upgrades. These improvements run the gamut from performance to style.

Let’s take a look at what Acura has done for your 2017 RDX.
Performance
Here are the operating updates:

  • A new 3.5L i-VTEC V-6 engine with Variable Cylinder Management (VCM) cylinder deactivation…
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Vehicle Updates: Do You Have to Bother With Them?



You’ve learned of their importance for your phone and computer, but now, software updates for your vehicle are also required.

As more vehicles become Wi-Fi- or 4G-connected to facilitate self-parking and performance features and more, drivers may wonder if they need to download vehicle updates.

The risks
As with anything that’s connected to the internet, there’s a safety risk for connected cars. So just like your phone and computer, your vehicle is…
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Are You Ready for the Car of the Future?



Major car manufacturers are working toward the car of the future, specifically, one that will automatically get updated over-the-air (OTA).

Millions of lines of code are already generated to run the infotainment system and navigation feature. While the software is generally ready-to-go upon purchase, OTA updates mean car manufacturers could add more features to your car after you take it home and improve existing ones.

By 2020, it’s expected that over 150 million cars…
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Fuel Efficiency at the Top of Car Buyer’s List



Prior to the 1970s, fuel efficiency wasn’t on anybody’s mind. Car manufacturers threw caution to the wind when it came to gas consumption.

But once the price of oil skyrocketed, the industry took notice and a domino-effect of change in regulations started to shape the manufacturing of vehicles.

Fast-forward to today, and it’s possible to buy vehicles that are very fuel efficient.

Acura’s line of 2017s are scoring high marks for…
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People Pleasers in the Community

One of our "People Pleasin" people, Candyce T. was out and about the other day visiting Panera Bread, Starbucks and Speedway locations. She took care of several folks lunch, coffee or fuel and was handing out fun little Park Auto Group cookies. Candyce had a blast that day meeting new people and seeing their smiling faces. It's an awesome feeling to do something little for folks and to do a little something to brighten…
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Acura RDX remains top-notch SUV



Roseville, CA- On a recent vacation, cruising along the interstates, city streets, Puget Sound waterways, and mountainous terrain in the Seattle region, was an effortless chore for the 2017 Acura RDX.

The RDX is a very stream-lined, attractive, luxury crossover sport utility vehicle that thankfully supplied plenty of comfort and convenience as my wife and I toured the scenic Northwest region for nearly a week.

Unchanged for 2017, it was nice to recall that last…
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