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  • 2009 Acura RDX

    POWERTRAIN
    Engine Type Turbocharged 2.3-liter, 16-valve, DOHC i-VTEC inline 4-cylinder
    Horsepower, SAE net 240 hp at 6000 rpm
    Torque, SAE net 260 lb-ft at 4500 rpm
    Redline 6800 rpm
    Bore and Stroke 3.4 x 3.9 inches (86 x 99 mm)
    Displacement 2300 cc
    Compression Ratio 8.8:1
    Maximum turbocharger boost pressure 13.5 psi
    Induction System Multi-Point Fuel Injection
    Valvetrain intelligent Variable Valve Timing and Lift Electronic Control(i-VTEC), 4 valves per cylinder, DOHC
    Engine Block Die-cast lightweight aluminum alloy
    Emission Certification EPA TIER 2 – BIN 5 and CARB LEV II ULEV
    Throttle Drive-By-Wire Throttle System™
    Ignition System Direct ignition system with knock control
    Alternator 12V-105AH
    Battery 12V-65AH
    Recommended Fuel Premium Unleaded
    Layout Transversely mounted, front-engine
    Drivetrain Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ (SH-AWD™)
    Transmission Sequential SportShift 5-speed automatic with F1-style paddle shifters and Grade Logic Control
    Ratios (:1) 1st
    2nd
    3rd
    4th
    5th
    Reverse
    Final
    2.697
    1.606
    1.071
    0.766
    0.612
    1.889
    4.533
    CHASSIS
    Body Type All-steel unit body
    Front Suspension MacPherson Strut independent
    Rear Suspension Independent multi-link
    Shock Absorbers Front and rear twin tubes
    Stabilizer Bars Front 21 mm diameter
    Rear 19 mm diameter
    Steering Type Torque-sensing variable power-assisted, rack-and-pinion
    Steering Ratio 15.1:1
    Steering Wheel Turns (lock to lock) 2.76
    Turning Circle (curb to curb) 39.2 feet
    Wheels 18x5-inch cast aluminum alloy wheels
    Tires P235/55R18 99V high performance all-season
    Braking System 4-wheel Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist
    Front Discs 11.7-inch (296 mm) diameter ventilated (with dual piston calipers)
    Rear Discs 12.0-inch (305 mm) diameter drum in disc
    Stability Control Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA) with Traction Control System (TCS)
    CAPACITIES
    Cooling System (total) 2.4 gallons/9.1 liters
    Fuel tank 18 gallons/68.0 liters
    Volumes Passenger -101.4 cubic feet

    Cargo w/ rear seats up - 27.8 cubic feet

    Cargo w/ rear seats down - 60.6 cubic feet
    Engine Oil Change w/ oil Filter- 4.97 quarts/4.7 liters

    Total - 6.13 quarts/5.8 liters
    FUEL ECONOMY
    EPA Fuel Mileage (City/Highway) 17/22 mpg *Based on 2008 EPA mileage estimates, reflecting new EPA fuel economy methods beginning with 2008 models. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.
    EXTERIOR DIMENSIONS
    Wheelbase 104.3 in (2650 mm)
    Track, front 61.9 in (1572 mm)
    Track, rear 62.6 in (1590 mm)
    Overall Length 180.7 in (4590 mm)
    Overall Width 73.6 in (1869.4 mm)
    Overall Height 65.2 in (1656.1 mm)
    Minimum Ground Clearance (full load) 5.12 in (130 mm)
    Approach/Departure Angle Approach - 28.0 degrees
    Departure - 22.0 degrees
    Breakover - 18.5 degrees
    WEIGHTS
    Curb Weight 3933 lbs (1784 kg) With Technology Package - 3942 lbs (1788 kg)
    Weight Distribution (% front / rear) 57/43
    TOWING
    Maximum Towing Capacity 1500 lbs
    INTERIOR DIMENSIONS
    Front Head Room 38.7 in(982 mm)

    Leg Room 41.8 in (1062 mm)

    Hip Room 54.4 in (1383 mm)

    Shoulder Room 58.2 in (1479 mm)
    2nd Row Head Room 38.3 in (972 mm)

    Leg Room 37.7 in (954 mm)

    Hip Room 53.0 in (1347 mm)

    Shoulder Room 56.3 in (1430 mm)
    WARRANTY
    Vehicle 4-year/ 50,000-mile limited warranty
    Powertrain 6-year / 70,000-mile limited warranty
    Outer Body Rust-Through 5-year / unlimited-mile limited warranty
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