2019 Acura RDX vs 2018 Honda CR-V

2019 Acura RDX vs 2018 Honda CR-V

What would good be without evil? What would light be without dark? Some things need to be compared in order to be fully enjoyed, and here at Acura of Maui we think that comparison will help you fully appreciate the 2019 Acura RDX. Like a light in the dark, the 2019 Acura RDX stands out even more when it is put against something a little less bright. We are going to compare the 2019 Acura RDX to the 2018 Honda CR-V to show you how bright it can shine.

We can show you what we mean with the example of horsepower. Standing alone, the 272 horsepower at 6,500 rpm power-rating of the 2019 Acura RDX still appears to be good, but it is hard to tell just how great it is. If you compare it with the 2018 Honda CR-V vehicle’s 184 horsepower at 6,400 rpm, you can start to see how good it is by contrast. Not to say that the 2018 Honda CR-V isn’t good in its own right. Both vehicles are popular choices; we chose a fierce competitor to highlight our point. Keep reading to learn more about the 2019 Acura RDX and the 2018 Honda CR-V.

2019 Acura RDX 


2018 Honda CR-V 

$37,400*  Starting MSRP   $24,250 
48 months or 50,000 miles  Basic warranty length  36 months or 36,000 miles 
Standard  Power Moonroof  Not available 
Standard  Adaptive cruise control  Not available 

The 2019 Acura RDX is available here at Acura of Maui

As you can see in the chart above, the 2019 Acura RDX comes with a longer basic warranty, which can lower your total cost of ownership. It also has a longer powertrain warranty which lasts for 72 months or 70,000 miles, compared with the Honda CR-V vehicle’s 60 month or 60,000 miles, which is an entire year less of coverage.

Other than the two features listed in the chart above, there are more standard features on the Acura RDX that are not available on the CR-V. For example, the RDX has voice activated controls for audio and Bluetooth ® Wireless Enabled Devices, which the CR-V does not have. It also has heated, power-adjustable front seats, which the CR-V does not have. The contrast between these two vehicles shows you which vehicle is superior, and you can find it here at Acura of Maui in Maui, HI.

*Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or destination and handling charge. Destination & Handling charge is $995 for sedans and $995 for SUVs. Acura vehicle accessory costs, labor and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer.