2021 Acura RDX
#16 of 2021 SUVs
#24 of all 2021 vehicles
The RDX, a mainstay of Acura's lineup since 2007, is a midsize SUV with seating up to 5. The Acura RDX has some real zest, surpassing typical horsepower for its class. Exceeding the average MPG (miles per gallon) for its class, it reduces fuel costs and the carbon footprint. It has technology that is now expected: Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. It handles mud, snow, and sand with ease with optional all-wheel drive (AWD). Acura offers a 4-year, 50,000-mile basic warranty, and a 6-year, 70,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.
We estimate that the 2021 Acura RDX has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0313% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 3.5715%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0313% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 3.5715% chance of being injured.
Compared to the average vehicle, the 2021 Acura RDX is 35% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other suvs, the 2021 Acura RDX is 25% less likely to result in a fatal accident.
Acura's AcuraWatch active safety features can protect loved ones by reducing accident severity and preventing accidents. All trims and versions of the 2021 Acura RDX include the following active safety system: Collision Mitigation Braking System. Optional safety features on the 2021 Acura RDX which we recommend include Lane Departure Warning System and Blind Spot Assist.
Another safety feature seems simpler but should still be considered. Standard side mirror turn signals can help when you don't see a vehicle in your blind spot, by alerting them to your intention to switch lanes, which allows the other driver to avoid an accident with you.