2019 Acura RDX Towing Capacity

November 14th, 2018 by

Silver Acura RDX driving down a highway at night with blurred lights in the background

The 2019 Acura RDX, in both FWD and AWD trims, can tow up to 1,500 pounds. And with added towing accessories, you can tow all you need safely with the control in your hands. Learn more about the RDX performance features and accessories that add to your new RDX towing capabilities with Acura North Scottsdale.

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Performance Features


The capabilities of the Acura RDX are only available because of the performance features. Within the FWD model, you’ll find power in the 2.0L 4-cylinder, but with the AWD model, there’s a lot more the RDX can provide to your Phoenix drive with features like:

  • Payload capacity from 955 to 1,012 pounds
  • Super Handling All-Wheel Drive (SH-AWD) system
  • 10-speed automatic transmission
  • Sequential SportShift Paddle Shifters
  • Up to 272 hp and 280 lb-ft of torque
  • Agile Handling Assist
  • 4-Mode Integrated Dynamics System
  • Available Advance Package

When adding the Advance Package to your RDX, you can better prepare for your Scottsdale adventures and tow your luggage with ease. Learn more about this package when you visit Acura North Scottsdale, as well as how you can take your ride to the next level with exciting RDX color options.
Back close up view of a white RDX speeding down the street

Optimize Your Towing Capabilities

The RDX is fully capable of handling all of your towing needs, but for added convenience and safety when loading your RDX up for a trip, there are towing accessories available for you to use including:

  • Trailer hitch
  • Hitch accessories
  • Brake controllers
  • Weight distribution
  • And more

Experience the Capabilities of the RDX at Acura North Scottsdale

If you’re looking for more information on the RDX towing capacity or you want to browse our selection of accessories to enhance your daily commute, contact us at Acura North Scottsdale. We’ll walk you through popular SUV matchups like the RDX vs. Toyota Highlander or the RDX vs. MDX. Visit our dealership and you can take a new RDX or used RDX for a test drive to experience the capabilities for yourself!

Looking for the newest model? The 2020 RDX towing capacity is identical to that which is listed above.

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