Gray 2020 BMW X3 M Competition crossover parked on a racetrack.

These 2021 Luxury Compact SUVs Are Middle of the Pack Says Consumer Reports

The compact luxury SUV class has grown tremendously over the last few years. For 2021, Lexus earns praise for having the most reliable small luxury SUV, and Audi has made some impressive updates to its product lineup. Then there a few models that are mid-ranking.  We’ve made a list of the small luxury SUVs that fall toward the …

A red Lexus NX on the track.

It’s Clear Who Should Get the Lexus NX and Who Should Get the Acura RDX

If you’re shopping for a small luxury SUV that’s still relatively affordable, you’ll probably get stuck between the Lexus NX and the Acura RDX. These SUVs stand out in the class for their curvaceous style and dependability. Deciding between the NX and the RDX may seem challenging initially, but it’s pretty clear on the type of driver each …

A red Acura RDX parked curbside.

The 2021 Acura RDX Is One Spicy Honda

Honda has earned millions of fans thanks to its focus on performance and affordability. And if you’re a Honda that wants to take things up a notch, there’s Acura. You may have a hard time justifying the price bump between brands, but the 2021 Acura RDX is one compelling option. What it’s like to drive the 2021 Acura …

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I’m Glad I Didn’t Buy a 2021 Acura RDX A-Spec

The Acura RDX is one of the most popular luxury crossovers on the market. It has a plush interior, sporty driving characteristics, and a potent, turbocharged engine that provide a great value for anyone that is looking to only spend around $40,000. The RDX is a great value proposition through and through, so much so …

The logo for Japanese automaker Acura can be seen on the grill of a 2007 model displayed at the South Florida International Auto Show
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Is Acura Owned By Honda?

If you’re in the market for a luxury car or SUV, then chances are that you’ve come across the Acura lineup. This Japanese brand is well-known for its renowned reputation for reliability, style, and for bringing a healthy dose of performance to the luxury table. But is Acura owned by Honda? Does Honda own Acura? …

A gray 2021 Honda CR-V Touring

Is the Honda CR-V a Budget Acura RDX?

Sometimes deciding between a mainstream model and a luxury one is tough, especially if you have extra money to spend. If you’re a Honda fan, you may fancy the CR-V but its luxury counterpart, the Acura RDX, is within reach too. Is it fair to say that the CR-V is a budget version of the RDX? Driving the Honda CR-V …

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The Most Fuel-Efficient Acura SUVs

If you’re shopping for an SUV, then one of Acura’s SUVs might be on your shortlist. And, why not? After all, they are reliable, capable, and are filled with a host of tech-savvy features. But did you know that they are pretty fuel-efficient as well? Over the years, Acura has come up with some handy …

2019 Acura MDX driving down dusty road
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The Most Complained About Acura SUVs

As the U.S. luxury brand for Honda, Acura has shared that same renowned reputation for reliability since its debut in 1986. And while the brand has produced a minimal amount of SUVs since its inception — unless you include the SLX, which was just an Isuzu – it’s had its fair share of success and …

Trucks & SUVs

These Are the Least Reliable Luxury SUVs of 2020

The family SUV is a booming industry for carmakers. Americans absolutely love SUVs. They come in all shapes and sizes. There are budget SUVs like the Hyundai Kona and there are hefty haulers with equally hefty price tags, like the Cadillac Escalade. If you decide to spend more of your hard-earned money to upgrade to …

2020 Acura RDX
Trucks & SUVs

For A Luxury SUV, The Acura RDX Is Pretty Standard

The Acura RDX is a luxurious midsize SUV designed to compete with the Lexus NX, Audi Q5, and BMW X3. Part of its attraction includes having a lower price than its competitors, but is the Acura RDX worth it?  How Capable Is The Acura RDX?  You can get started in the Acura RDX  for around …

2020 Acura RDX
Crossover & Midsize

Which 2020 Acura RDX Package is the Best Value?

The current-generation Acura RDX has been out for over a year now and sales have been increasing since its debut for the 2019 model year. It’s new styling and features have curried favor with consumers and it has remained competitive among others in its segment. But if you’re looking for an RDX, you might be …

Acura 1997 Super Handling SLX restomod
Trucks & SUVs

This Acura SLX SUV Is a Remix of a Great Throwback

The 90s brought legends from Japan into the US, such as the iconic Acura Integra Type R and NSX. But Acura in the 90s was also making its first foray into selling SUVs. Although the company’s current success owes much to SUVs like the RDX—reliable and more American-made than the F-150—it wasn’t always this way. …