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The 2014 Acura RLX is an Entirely New Luxury Car

With the 2014 Acura RLX, Acura is reintroducing us to the philosophy of “luxury defined by you.” This is a vehicle that has made an impression with it’s under the radar excellence, and performance that is higher than one might expect at this price point.

With the addition of some excellent mechanics, like the premium handling which makes driving corners seem like child’s play, the 2014 RLX arrived on the scene as a solid contender in the world of mid-sized sedans. Adding Acura’s subtle but ever present luxurious touches makes this car a well composed vehicle that is not flagrantly over the top but is as solid, reliable, and attractive as Acura has always been. It is the no-drama addition to the 2014 crop of cars, with an elegantly composed cabin, just a hint of muscularity, and stunning LED headlights that will leave an impression.

2014 RLXFeatures of the 2014 Acura RLX

The 2014 RLX is an upgrade from the previous RL models, and it is a more sophisticated and bolder offering that Acura fans have been waiting for. Available in a single model that speaks to the quality of the brand, the 2014 Acura RLX is offered at a minimum sales prices of $48,450 and comes with all the nuances that one might expect from a luxury sedan that has a distinctly sporty feel to it.

Every vehicle rolls off the lot with a bevy of features that enhance the customer experience. From the automatic garage door transmitter, which allows you to open your doors automatically and drive straight into them, instead of fiddling around with a manual transmitter, to the rear HVAC system that allows your passengers to set their own temperature – this car is designed for comfort. The 2014 RLX comes standard with key-less entry, power windows, and a power moon roof. An integrated navigation system is additional but when you have a car this beautiful, you may want to upgrade to complete the experience.

Entertainment Value and Added Enhancements

Designed with entertainment in mind, the 2014 Acura RLX has a sound system with 10 premium speakers, which you can upgrade to 14 if you want even more quality to your music.

The entire system can be controlled from your steering wheel, offering a relaxed and easy way to listen, drive, and enjoy the road. The sound system is AM/FM/CD/MP3 compatible, providing a range of options for entertainment. The front seats are both heated, and the passenger side front seat is also power controlled. Leather is available for a driver who simply wants that extra feeling of luxury. Weather conscious consumers will be pleased to note it allows you to add heated seats to the rear passengers as well.The 2014 Acura RLX In a continued commitment to excellence, the 2014 RLX has an inbuilt tachometer and compass to go with the outside temperature display, and variable intermittent windshield wipers.

The headlights are automatic, meaning you will never have to worry about turning them off and they are able to be programmed for a delayed turn off, which is ideal if you are trying to find your keys in the dark. A low tire pressure alert system and a trip computer are some of the smaller, but important features, that make this car stand out as a quality luxury sedan.

2014 Acura RLX Safety Features

From a safety perspective, the 2014 Acura RLX offers side, front, overhead, and knee airbags. It has an integrated security system, panic alarm, and an immobilizer. In addition to these features, this model offers brake assistance for the ABS brakes. As you are driving down the slick roads in inclement weather, this family sedan has one of the best handling records of any car released in 2014. The traction control, which magically makes small corrections if you are going around a corner a little too fast, is revolutionary and provides an added layer of peace of mind.

Under the Hood of the 2014 RLX

With a standard 310 HP 3.5-liter engine, the 2014 Acura RLX provides you with the power you can expect from a luxury sedan. The transmission is available with a 6-speed automatic with overdrive, or a 6-speed manual automatic and is also available in an all-wheel drive hybrid. Overall, it seems Acura has added some awesome new features to continue and advance, the previous RL version!