2019 Acura CDX will debut next year

The forthcoming model 2019 Acura CDX is currently in the production stage and we expect this model to debut sometime next year. The new model that will be also available on the US market comes with many new features. However, so far this crossover is only being available in China market and it is offered with one engine variant.

From the information that we got, the upcoming model will be very attractive and it sits on the new platform and is smaller than the compact model RDX. However, some cues can be also found from the model MDX and Precision concept.

2019 Acura CDX front

2019 Acura CDX exterior is very attractive and aggressive

As we already wrote, the newest 2019 Acura CDX comes with a new platform that is also used in the subcompact CR-V crossover model. It gets the same size but it offers a much more stylish look that will turn many heads on the road. However, from the officials, the design of the newest model CDX is inspired by the attractive sedan Precision that is first time introduced to the public at Detroit Auto Show in late 2016. Furthermore, if we look at attractive headlights, grill and styling this SUV definitely use some design cues from 2016 concept.


For the information that we got, the 2019 Acura CDX will measure almost a same dimension like the CR-V model. Its dimension measure wheelbase of 104.7 inches, length of 177.1 inches, width 72,4 inches and height of this SUV is 63.6 inch. Total curb weights will not get across 3500 lb.

2019 Acura CDX side

The front of 2019 Acura CDX is very good looking with the five-sided grille that will use chrome material. Furthermore, thanks to the mesh-type inserts the Acura logo on the center is more visible. Also, below the grill, there is attractive fog light to give better visibility. The front fascia wears large openings that are also seen on some BMW models.

Furthermore, the signature Jewel Eye headlights and large taillights come with a LED light and are quite similar to the model Toyota RAV4. The chrome trims will be visible along the roof rails, rocker panels, side window openings and on the rear bumper. Standard color options include White Diamond, Blue Pearl, Crystal Black Pearl, Basque Red, Slate Silver and Kona Coffee.

2019 Acura CDX dashboard

2019 Acura CDX interior look

The interior of the 2019 Acura CDX will be very stylish and techy. However, from some information, the upcoming model that will be available in some country’s including the US will be offered with the same design like a model that is released in China. There will be plenty of spaces for all passengers exactly five of them. We may also see some interior design as on its Precision Concept.

The dashboard and center console on the 2019 Acura CDX will feature many innovative technology integrations. The seats on this model will get brown leather surfaces that will be with black contrast stitching. Also, we expect to see leather steering wheel with a heating function and paddle shifters. Like in many models by this carmaker we can see the digital human-machine interface system or (HMI). This system is there to make an easy connection between man and machine.

The head-up system will be also present and center screen. In the final version, we expect some trim levels and options that will make this SUV more attractive. The new SUV will come with various color options and modifications. Furthermore, some of the colors that will be present in the interior are the same as in the model RDX like Ebony, Graystone and Parchment.

Safety system

However, like the many features seen on the exterior and interior, the new 2019 Acura CDX will also get many safety technologies. The standard features that will be included in this model are Collision Mitigation Braking System, Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Side Impact Beams, Lane Keeping Assist, Low Tire Pressure Warning, Rear Child Safety Locks and Back-Up Camera.

2019 Acura CDX interior

2019 Acura CDX engine output and transmission

The model for the 2019 year will have under the hood 1.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder. Furthermore, this engine will be able to give an output of 136KW of power and 240Nm / 182 HP and 177 pound-feet of torque.

This engine will come with an eight-speed automatic transmission. Also, the one will be able to choose from the standard front-wheel drive or the optional AWD system. This model will be able to reach the top speed of 130 mph. Furthermore, it will accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 8.5 sec.

However, some speculations circulate that hybrid variant will be also available, but for now, there are no official numbers.

2019 Acura CDX rear

2019 Acura CDX price, release date and rivals

The attractive 2019 Acura CDX comes to China with the price of 250,000 Yuan. However, if we convert it to the U.S dollars at current exchange rates we are getting the price of around $38,500. This is the price for the base model. However, the high-end model cost 300,000 Yuan, which is around the $46,500. It will debut sometime in 2019.

The models Buick Envision, Audi Q3 and BMW X1 will be main competitors to this SUV.

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