How Does the Performance of the 2020 Acura RLX Stack Up Against the 2020 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid?

By Product Expert | Posted in Acura RLX on Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019 at 5:54 pm
Exterior views of a blue 2020 Acura RLX and a red 2020 Acura Sport Hybrid

Performance Comparison: 2020 Acura RLX vs 2020 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid

Are you interested in learning about the differences in engine performance between the 2020 Acura RLX and the 2020 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid? If so, then you have come to the right place! Our staff here at Acura of Maui here in Kahului, HI is here to help our customers understand the engine performance differences between these two 2020 Acura RLX models. Join us as we take a closer look at the engine performance output of the 2020 Acura RLX and the 2020 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid today!

2020 Acura RLX Engine Performance

The 2020 Acura RLX features a 3.5L V6 engine under the hood. This engine offers a nice combination of performance output and fuel economy. The 2020 Acura RLX 3.5L engine is able to generate 310 horsepower and up to 272 pound-feet of torque. Where fuel economy is concerned, the 2020 Acura RLX 3.5L engine allows the luxury sedan to achieve EPA-estimated fuel economy of 20 mpg* in the city and 29 mpg* on the highway. The 2020 Acura RLX also comes equipped with Precision All-Wheel Steer® (P-AWS®), which allows the rear wheels to adjust their toe angles independently of one another.

Visual representation of the Acura P-AWS on the 2020 Acura RLX

Visual representation of the SH-AWD on the 2020 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid

2020 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid Engine Performance

The 2020 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid also features a 3.5L V6 engine that is paired with the 3-Motor Hybrid System. This combination hybrid system offers higher engine performance and better fuel economy than the 2020 Acura RLX offers. The 2020 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid is able to achieve 377 horsepower, 341 pound-feet of torque, 28 mpg* in the city, and 29 mpg* on the highway. Rather than coming equipped with P-AWS®, the 2020 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid is equipped with the innovative Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ (SH-AWD®) system.

If you would like to learn more about the great performance output of the 2020 Acura RLX and 2020 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid for yourself, then you should contact the staff here at Acura of Maui today!


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*Based on 2020 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery-package/condition, and other factors.

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