2014 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid First Drive Specs | Edmunds

2014 Acura RLX - Road Test Specs

2014 Acura RLX sedan

(3.5L V6 6-speed Automatic)


Year Make Model2014 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid 4dr Sedan With Technology Package (3.5L 6cyl hybrid 7A)
Estimated MSRP$60,000
Assembly locationSayama, Japan


ConfigurationTransverse, front engine combined with electric motor(s), front-wheel drive and rear wheel electric motor(s)
Engine typeDirect-injected V6, gasoline with cylinder deactivation and auto stop-start
Displacement (cc/cu-in)3,471/212
Block/head materialAluminum
ValvetrainSingle overhead camshaft
Compression ratio (x:1)11.5
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)310 @ 6,500
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)273 @ 4,500
Fuel typePremium unleaded (required)
Electric motor rating (kW)35 (front); 27 + 27 (two rear motors)
Combined horsepower (hp @ rpm)377
Combined torque (lb-ft @ rpm)377
Battery typeLithium-Ion
Battery voltage260
Battery capacity, rated (kW-hr)1.3
Transmission typeSeven-speed auto-double-clutch manual with push-button console shifter and steering-mounted paddles
Transmission ratios (x:1)I=4.40; II=2.75; III=2.03; IV=1.55; V=1.14; VI=0.84; VII=0.62; R=3.66
Final-drive ratio (x:1)3.58


Suspension, frontIndependent double wishbones, coil springs, lower control arms
Suspension, rearMultilink
Steering typeElectric speed-proportional power steering
Tire make and modelMichelin Primacy MXM4
Tire typeAll-season front and rear
Tire sizeP245/40R19
Wheel size19-by-8 inches front and rear
Wheel materialAlloy
Brakes, front13-inch ventilated disc
Brakes, rear12.2-inch solid disc

Fuel Consumption

Fuel economy, mfr. est. (mpg)30 mpg combined (28 city/32 highway)
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)18.5

Audio and Advanced Technology

iPod/digital media compatibilityStandard iPod via USB jack
Satellite radioStandard XM
Bluetooth phone connectivityStandard
Navigation systemStandard hard drive
Smart entry/StartStandard ignition doors trunk/hatch
Parking aidsStandard back-up camera, optional parking sonar front and rear
Blind-spot detectionStandard
Adaptive cruise controlOptional
Lane-departure monitoringStandard departure warning with active correction
Collision warning/avoidanceOptional

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)4,312
Length (in.)196.1
Width (in.)74.4
Height (in.)57.7
Wheelbase (in.)112.2
Track, front (in.)64.3
Track, rear (in.)64.2
Turning circle (ft.)40.5
Legroom, front (in.)42.3
Legroom, rear (in.)38.8
Headroom, front (in.)37.6
Headroom, rear (in.)36.9
Shoulder room, front (in.)59.6
Shoulder room, rear (in.)57.0
Seating capacity5
Trunk volume (cu-ft)12


Bumper-to-bumper4 years/50,000 miles
Powertrain6 years/70,000 miles
Corrosion5 years/Unlimited miles
Roadside assistance4 years/50,000 miles

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