In the category of Luxury compact CUVs, Acura RDX won the 2013 Polk Automotive Loyalty Award for its superior and flawless performance on the retention of the owner. The car received a complete redesign for the 2013 in each and every aspect which increased its compatibility and performance. The RDX equipped with a new 273 horsepower 3.5 liter V6 engine, a six speed automatic transmission and a standard all wheel drive system. For the interior and exterior, Acura also used some top quality materials and style tweaks.
The Acura’s RDX completed 21 straight months of recorded monthly sales and in 2013 a 51.6 percent increase was recorded in total sales. The Polk Automotive Loyalty awards are presented by HIS Automotive and are based on actual model year purchase or lease activity for superior owner retention performance. Acura RDX proved itself as a perfect match for the category as it compelled many buyers to buy again and again a same model and vehicle for matchless quality and performance.