Acura vs. Honda

June 12th, 2018 by

2018 Acura ILX Top View

Acura is the Japanese luxury vehicle brand under the Honda umbrella (which includes motorcycles, lawn mowers, and more). With Acura models like the MDX and RDX, and Honda models like the Pilot and the CR-V, you are getting the same care and quality standards, but in different packages. Compare Acura vs. Honda to find out which is right for you at Acura of Avon near Manchester, then explore our Acura accessories overview to see how you can kick it up a notch!

Model Choices

Acura has a distilled selection of luxury models, while Honda has a larger variety of accessible vehicles, from hatchbacks, coupes, and sedans, to SUVs, minivans, and trucks. Although Acura models are often more expensive, they come with luxury features such as leather seating and advanced stereo systems.

Starting Sedans:

  • 2018 Acura ILX Compact Sport Sedan at $28,100* MSRP
  • Honda Civic Sedan at $18,940 MSRP

Starting SUVs:

  • 2019 Acura RDX Luxury Crossover SUV at $37,300* MSRP
  • Honda HR-V Crossover SUV at $19,670 MSRP

 

Acura Environmental Models:

  • NSX Supercar Sport Hybrid
  • RLX Sedan Sport Hybrid
  • MDX SUV Sport Hybrid

Honda Environmental Models:

  • Fit Hatchback EV
  • Accord Sedan Hybrid
  • Clarity Plug-In Hybrid, Clarity Electric, and Clarity Fuel Cell

Features & Technology

We compared the Acura RDX vs. Honda CR-V SUVs and the Honda Pilot vs. Acura MDX SUVs to find out what is offered across brands and models to make Hartford drivers’ lives easier.

Features that both Honda and Acura offer:

  • Both Honda Sensing® and AcuraWatch™ safety suites include:
    • Collision Mitigation Braking System™
    • Adaptive Cruise Control
    • Lane Keeping Assist
    • Road Departure Mitigation
  • Heated Seats
  • Rain-sensing wipers
  • Tri-Zone Automatic Climate Control
  • Panoramic Moonroof

Highlights of Acura Models

  • Jewel Eye® LED Headlights
  • Dual Pane Panoramic Moonroof
  • ELS Studio® 3D Premium Audio by Grammy Award-winning recording producer
  • Wood Accents in West African-sourced Black Limba or Olive Ash Burl
  • Two-Person Seat Memory with cooled seats and Milano leather
  • GPS-Linked Climate Control

Highlights of Honda Models

  • Driver Attention Monitor
  • Real-Time AWD™ with Intelligent Control System™
  • Handsfree Power Tailgate
  • HondaLink® technology

Learn More at Acura of Avon

With Acura RDX technology like the True Touchpad Interface™ and Acura MDX performance features like Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™, Acura offers a variety of ways to enhance your ride. Compare the Acura MDX vs. RDX to explore model differences and then contact us to schedule a test drive near West Hartford!

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*Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or destination and handling charge. Destination & Handling charge is $995 for sedans and $995 for SUVs. Acura vehicle accessory costs, labor and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer.
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