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2020 Acura RDX VS BMW X3 : battle

2020 Acura RDX VS BMW X3 : battle

2020 Acura RDX vs 2020 BMW X3: Which Car Wins?

 

2020 Acura RDX vs 2020 BMW X3: Which Car Wins?

The Acura RDX is a luxurious and stylish SUV that provides plenty of interior space and also comes with a powerful and fuel-efficient engine. This stunning SUV has managed to perfectly combine an athletic and sporty exterior with a high-end and stylish interior. While the RDX is obviously a very impressive vehicle, many people wonder if they should choose the RDX or the popular BMW X3. While both of these sporty SUVs come with a wide range of advanced features, only one seems to stand out. So, which vehicle would win in a head-to-head battle? Keep reading to find out.

Exterior Style

 

exterior style

 

These two vehicles have a remarkably similar exterior design. Both vehicles are outlined with sleek curves and elegant lines. However, the RDX's exterior features bolder lines and a sportier front fascia that features a slender Diamond Pentagon grille and narrow Jewel Eye LED headlights. The x3's front fascia features a unique-looking grille and small front headlights. Overall, the X3's exterior looks more rugged than it does elegant, and the RDX has been able to successfully integrate both ruggedness and elegance into its design.

Interior Features

 

Interior Features

 

The RDX and the X3 feature a luxurious and spacious interior. However, the RDX offers a little more interior space and was specifically designed to accommodate tall drivers and passengers. For instance, the RDX provides 38.4 inches of legroom for rear passengers. However, the X3 only offers 36 inches of legroom for the second row. The RDX also offers 881 litres of cargo space, which is slightly more space than the X3 offers. Also, the RDX has several storage compartments located throughout the cabin including a smart underfloor compartment that is located in the rear cargo area.

High-Tech Features

 

High-Tech Features

 

The RDX is equipped with a wide range of high-tech features to help make your driving experience more convenient and entertaining. The standard 10.2-inch display stands proudly on top of the dash and comes with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto as well as an available 3D navigation system. To help you access your favourite apps easier, there is an innovative touchpad that is conveniently located in the centre console that allows you to seamlessly interact with the infotainment display. The 3X also has a large infotainment display, but it does not come with a True Touchpad Interface.

To add another layer of convenience and excitement to the interior, the RDX also offers an available heads-up display to the interior, the RDX also offers an available heads-up display as well as an available ELS Studio 3D Premium audio system.

Standard Safety Features

 

Standard Safety Features

 

The RDX comes with more standard safety features than the 3X. Some of the safety features that you can find on the RDX include:

  • Lane Departure Warning System
  • Advanced Airbag System
  • Hill Start Assist
  • Tire Pressure Monitor System
  • Road Departure Mitigation System
  • Vehicle Stability Assist with Traction Control
  • Collision Mitigation Braking System
  • 4-Wheel Anti-Lock Braking System
  • Automatic High Beams

 

Power and Performance

 

Power and Performance

 

Both of these vehicles come standard with a 2.0-litre 4-cylinder engine. However, the RDX's 10-speed automatic transmission provides a little more power than the X3's 8-speed transmission. The RDX delivers 272 horsepower and 280 lb-ft of torque and the X3 only delivers 248 horsepower and258 lb-ft of torque.

While both of these vehicles are impressive, in a head-to-head battle, the 2020 Acura RDX is the clear winner.

 

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