2013 Acura RDX enters production in Ohio, goes on sale next month

Attention all compact-SUV fans – Acura has launched production of the new 2013 RDX at its East Liberty Auto Plant in Ohio. The 2013 model year Acura RDX will go on sale at dealerships nationwide next month.

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Acura dealers, local community leaders and public officials joined associates at the plant earlier this week as the first mass-produced 2013 Acura RDX rolled off the assembly line.

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“Acura is a brand for luxury customers who aspire to the highest levels of quality and value, and the East Liberty team is going to play a very important role for us as we move forward with production of this exceptional new Acura RDX,” Mendel said. “We know the East Liberty plant is one of the best in the world, as is evident by your high quality rankings.”

Refresher: The 2013 Acura RDX is powered by a 3.5 liter V6 engine making 273-hp. The engine will be coupled to a 6-speed automatic transmission. Fuel-economy figures come in at 20/28 mpg (city/highway) for the front-wheel-drive model and 19/27 mpg for the all-wheel-drive model. Prices start at $34,320.

– By: Omar Rana