2020 Acura RDX Towing Capacity

September 5th, 2019 by

2020 Acura RDX SH-AWD Exterior Front Angle Passenger Side

As written by U.S. News & World Report, the 2020 Acura RDX “offers a comfortable ride, loads of technology, and abundant space in its upscale cabin”. Drivers also appreciate how much the generous Acura RDX towing capacity lets them haul, so we’ve put together a quick look at all the towing information you need concerning the latest model.

  • 2020 Acura RDX Engine Specs
  • 2020 Acura RDX Towing Power
  • 2020 Acura RDX Towing Package

2020 Acura RDX Engine Specs

2020 Acura RDX SH-AWD Exterior Rear Angle Passenger SideAll Acura RDX trim levels move with grace and passion thanks to a 2.0L Turbo Aluminum-Alloy 4-Cylinder that comes as standard across the lineup for up to 272 hp and 280 lb-ft of torque.

A 10-Speed Automatic Transmission with Sequential SportShift Paddle Shifters also comes as standard to flawlessly tame that output, and available drive modes include:

  • Front-Wheel Drive: Standard with all packages.
  • Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ (SHAWD®): Available with all packages.

2020 Acura RDX Towing Power

2020 Acura RDX SH-AWD Exterior Side Angle Curving RoadWith such a potent powertrain at its disposal, the Acura RDX can tow up to 1,500 lbs. when properly equipped. For a rough idea of what you can take, that sort of rating should handle loads like:

  • Personal Watercraft
  • Lightweight Aluminum Boats
  • Smaller Utility Trailers
  • Pop-Up Tent Trailers

2020 Acura RDX Towing Package

2020 Acura RDX Adaptive Damper SystemEngine power and solid construction grant the Acura RDX its ability to tow up to 1,500 lbs., but you’ll need the Acura RDX hitch and trailer hitch ball to make full use of that potential. Simply add the Acura RDX Towing Package for the:

  • Receiver-Style Hitch: Use it to accommodate a variety of trailer coupler designs.
  • Wiring Harness: A 4-pin flat-style connector is available separately.

1 7/8-inch or 2-inch balls are available separately, as is the Acura RDX Trailer Hitch Ball Mount.

Take a Closer Look at the 2020 Acura RDX by Visiting Your Nearest Acura Showroom

Whether you want to explore Acura RDX cargo space, pick up a genuine OEM Acura part, or talk through financing options, the team at your local Wisconsin Acura dealership can help. To find out more, simply contact us today.

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