2018 Acura CDX Changes, Review, Release Date

The new 2018 Acura CDX will be a five seater and offer folding the second row for additional cargo room. The Japanese automobile manufacturer Acura has been surprising the globe with their cars. Under the parentage of Honda’s organization, CDX was the first release by Acura in 1990 and since then it has gone through several modifications and remodeling. This subcompact crossover was introduced to the Chinese market in 2016 and the latest reports suggest that it would be arriving this year in the U.S. market.

With its previously released excellent collection of crossovers like the RDX and MDX,   Acura is venturing more into compact crossovers with the CDX.

2018 Acura CDX front

2018 Acura CDX – Immaculate Design

The 2018 Acura CDX will not get anything new on the outside, styling wise. It already looks amazing, so the changes are not necessary. Since it is a Honda HRV hybrid, it will share the auto’s minimal size and clear back rooftop line. It is anticipated to have a bolder styling and a more forceful grille.

Its design is based on Acura’s Precision Concept, especially the designing, with a pentagon grille, LED headlights and angular styling. At the sides, the CDX highlights, hard-pressed body lines with large wheel opening accents. Even double body lines that run below the door handles and just above the door bottoms. Both those lines carry onto the rear, where the angular design is further utilized. The CDX features, bright chrome trim that runs along the roof rails, side window openings, the rocker panels and on the bumper as well.

The outside body of this vehicle is made with lightweight aluminum material to help reduce the basic body weight and upgrade execution. The front end of this vehicle is extremely attractive and classy.

2018 Acura CDX – Powertrain

Acura vehicles are known for its outstanding engines. The vehicle is expected to be a high-performance car due to its turbocharged engine. It is expected to be powered by Acura’s 1.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder that produces 182 hp and 177 pound-feet of torque. The engine will be connected to an eight-speed automatic transmission. This will be the first car of the company to change into a V6 unit, which will improve its economy, torque, and vitality. This will make it the best car in the Acura series.


This magnificent Suv’s interior is designed to give comfort and entertainment for a long or short journey. All seats are made with improved leather upholds for comfort, which will benefit customers who travel long distances. Its steering wheel is augmented with high-quality technology for good steering. The infotainment parts are managed by an 8-inch touch screen display on the dashboard. For navigation system, it uses Google Maps API and for entertainment audio radio, CD/DVD players, top quality speakers and satellite radio. It also comes fitted with Bluetooth, USB ports and WiFi for connectivity.

2018 Acura CDX rear

2018 Acura CDX – Pricing and Release Date

The CDX is expected to be released at the end of 2017 in the Chinese market and at the beginning of 2018 in the North American market. The pricing for this SUV could range between $33,000 to $40,000.

Honda HRV is one of the spearheads in reduced hybrid class and the 2018 Acura CDX is going to be the premium portion of modest SUVs.

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