2019 Acura RDX vs. 2019 Honda CR-V

February 22nd, 2019 by

2019 Acura RDX Exterior
The 2019 Acura RDX and the 2019 Honda CR-V are both versatile and dynamic crossover SUVs that offer many of the same features. Though the CR-V is more affordable than the RDX, the RDX has some perks that you won’t find in the CR-V, such as power, a better warranty, and more passenger space inside. In this case, the RDX is a great option to consider for drivers who want Acura’s reputation of longevity and advanced technology, but would also like a vehicle that is more luxurious and has more aggressive and sporty styling. U.S. News and World Report rates the RDX at the top of its class calling it “spacious, enjoyable to drive, and loaded with technology.”


The Acura RDX comes in at a higher price point than the CR-V, but it also includes a more comprehensive warranty for both its basic and powertrain warranty.


  • Basic Warranty – 48 months / 50,000 miles
  • Powertrain Warranty – 72 months / 70,000 miles


  • Basic Warranty – 36 months / 36,000 miles
  • Powertrain Warranty – 60 months / 60,000 miles


In terms of power, the RDX is more athletic and sporty than the CR-V. With more horsepower and torque, the RDX makes trickier driving situations, such as merging or passing on the highway, much easier.


  • Horsepower – 272 hp2019 Acura RDX
  • Torque – 280 lb-ft of torque


  • Horsepower – 190 hp
  • Torque – 179 lb-ft of torque

Passenger Space

2019 Acura RDX Backseat

Though both crossover SUVs are versatile inside with a rear seat at a 60/40 split, the RDX offers a larger maximum cargo space that measures at 104 cubic feet when the rear seat is folded down flat.

  • RDX – 104.0 cubic feet
  • CR-V – 101.6 cubic feet

Test Drive Today

Find out more information on the 2019 Acura RDX by contacting us or visiting your nearest Twin City Acura Dealer. Explore new and current offers and experience the RDX firsthand when you sit behind the wheel for a test drive today.