Genesis G80 can’t compete with the RLX’s supercar DNA

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2018 Genesis G80 sedan exterior specs

2018 Genesis G80 3.8

MSRP $41,750
MPG RATING 19/27
SPEED 8
ENGINE 3.8L V6
2018 Acura RLX exterior driver side door

2018 Acura RLX P-AWS®

MSRP $54,9001
MPG RATING 20/292
SPEED 10
ENGINE 3.5L V6

2018 RLX 10 Speed Automatic with Technology Package Featured Loyalty/Conquest Lease

$519

per month for 36 months $4,299 total due at signing

Includes down payment with no security deposit. Excludes taxes, titles and either dealer fees or documentary service fee. For well-qualified lessees.

2018 RLX 10 Speed Automatic with Technology Package Featured Loyalty/Conquest Lease

$519.00 per month for 36 months. $4,299.00 total due at signing.

Includes down payment with no security deposit. Excludes taxes, titles and either dealer fees or documentary service fee. For well-qualified lessees.

Closed-end lease for 2018 RLX 10 Speed Automatic with Technology Package vehicles (KC1F5JKNW) available from April 3, 2018 through April 30, 2018, available to well-qualified lessees approved by Acura Financial Services. Not all lessees will qualify. Higher lease rates apply for lessees with lower credit ratings. Lease offers vary based on MSRP. MSRP $55,865.00 (includes destination, excludes tax, license, title fee, registration, documentation fee, options, insurance and the like). Actual net capitalized cost $42,986.31. Net capitalized cost includes $595 acquisition fee. Dealer contribution may vary and could affect actual lease payment. Total monthly payments $18,684.00. Option to purchase at lease end $26,815.20.

Must take new retail delivery on vehicle from dealer stock by April 30, 2018. Lessee responsible for maintenance, excessive wear/tear and 15¢/mile over 10,000 miles/year for vehicles with MSRP less than $30,000, and 20¢/mile over 10,000 miles/year for vehicles with MSRP of $30,000 or more. Loyalty/Conquest offer available to current owners of a 2008 or newer Acura, Audi, BMW, Buick, Cadillac, Lexus, Honda, Hyundai (Genesis), Infiniti, Jaguar, Lincoln, Mercedes-Benz, Mini, Nissan, Subaru, Toyota, Volvo or Volkswagen vehicle. Not all customers qualify for Loyalty/Conquest offer. See your Acura dealer for complete details.

2018 Acura RLX exterior performance headlights

Acura RLX: Performance,
Reimagined


2018 Acura RLX P-AWS®

310 HP
10 SPEED

The restyled 2018 Acura RLX premium luxury sedan is the ultimate luxury high-performance machine. It boasts DNA from the NSX - something you won’t find on the Genesis G80. Precision All-Wheel Steer™ is paired with an all-new 10-speed automatic transmission for improved acceleration and passing ability. The available RLX Sport Hybrid employs a revolutionary three-motor system like the NSX. With 377 HP13, it’s awe-inspiringly powerful while still being fuel efficient.

Traffic braking assist 2018 Acura RLX

Tech-Driven Protection

RLX earns a 5-star NHTSA5 Overall Vehicle Score and features groundbreaking AcuraWatch™ safety and driver-assistive technology as standard equipment.

Traffic Jam Assist
Acura’s state-of-the-art Traffic Jam Assist system helps to keep you in your lane from a complete stop and at low speeds on the highway.

RLX for the win

All standards are not created equal.

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COMPARABLE MODELS
2018 Acura RLX P-AWS®
2018 Genesis G80 3.8
Starting At
$54,9001
$41,750
Performance
Engine
3.5L SOHC V6
3.8L DOHC V6
Transmission
10-Speed Automatic
8-Speed Electronic
Engine Horsepower (@ rpm) (SAE Net)
310 @ 6500
311 @ 6000
Engine Torque (lb-ft @ rpm) (SAE Net)
272 @ 4500
293 @ 5000
EPA MPG Rating2 (city / hwy / combined)
20 / 29 / 23
19 / 27 / 22
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel
Rear-Wheel
Agile Handling Assist
Standard
Standard (Vehicle Stability Management)
Amplitude-Reactive Dampers
Standard
Not Available
Safety and Driver Assist
Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS)8
STANDARD
STANDARD
Collision Mitigation Braking System (CMBS)6
STANDARD
STANDARD
Blind Spot Information (BSI) System
STANDARD
STANDARD
Forward Collision Warning (FCW)10
STANDARD
STANDARD
Road Departure Mitigation System7
STANDARD
NOT AVAILABLE
Rear Camera
MULTI-VIEW4
OPTIONAL
Comfort & Convenience
Hill Start Assist
STANDARD
NOT AVAILABLE
Power Moonroof
STANDARD
OPTIONAL
Exterior
Jewel Eye® LED Headlights
STANDARD
LED OPTIONAL
Heated Outside Mirrors
STANDARD
STANDARD
Wheels & Tires
19"
18"
Interior
GPS-Linked3 Climate Control
STANDARD
NOT AVAILABLE
Active Sound Control
STANDARD
NOT AVAILABLE
Heated Front Seats
STANDARD
STANDARD
Ventilated Front Seats
STANDARD
OPTIONAL
Heated Rear Seats
STANDARD
OPTIONAL
Streaming Audio via Bluetooth®
STANDARD
STANDARD

2018 RLX 10 Speed Automatic with Technology Package Featured Special Lease

$539

per month for 36 months $4,299 total due at signing

Includes down payment with no security deposit. Excludes taxes, titles and either dealer fees or documentary service fee. For well-qualified lessees.

2018 RLX 10 Speed Automatic with Technology Package Featured Special Lease

$539.00 per month for 36 months. $4,299.00 total due at signing.

Includes down payment with no security deposit. Excludes taxes, titles and either dealer fees or documentary service fee. For well-qualified lessees.

Closed-end lease for 2018 RLX 10 Speed Automatic with Technology Package vehicles (KC1F5JKNW) available from April 3, 2018 through April 30, 2018, available to well-qualified lessees approved by Acura Financial Services. Not all lessees will qualify. Higher lease rates apply for lessees with lower credit ratings. Lease offers vary based on MSRP. MSRP $55,865.00 (includes destination, excludes tax, license, title fee, registration, documentation fee, options, insurance and the like). Actual net capitalized cost $43,681.20. Net capitalized cost includes $595 acquisition fee. Dealer contribution may vary and could affect actual lease payment. Total monthly payments $19,404.00. Option to purchase at lease end $26,815.20.

Must take new retail delivery on vehicle from dealer stock by April 30, 2018. Lessee responsible for maintenance, excessive wear/tear and 15¢/mile over 10,000 miles/year for vehicles with MSRP less than $30,000, and 20¢/mile over 10,000 miles/year for vehicles with MSRP of $30,000 or more. See your Acura dealer for complete details.

2018 RLX Special APR

1.9%

APR for 36 months

For well qualified buyers and buyers that qualify for the Acura Graduate Program criteria

2018 RLX Special APR

1.9% APR for 24-36 months or 2.9% APR for 37-60 months.

For well qualified buyers and buyers that qualify for the Acura Graduate Program criteria

Special APR offer valid on new and unregistered 2018 RLX Models from April 3, 2018 through April 30, 2018, to well qualified buyers on approved credit by Acura Financial Services through participating dealers. Must take new retail delivery on vehicle from dealer stock by April 30, 2018. Not all buyers may qualify. Higher rates apply for buyers with lower credit ratings. Example for 2018 RLX: 1.9% for 36 months financing at $28.60 a month for every $1,000.00 financed. Dealers set actual prices. See your Acura dealer for details.



Acura NSX in front of 2018 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid

Don’t just take our word. Experience RLX for yourself.

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  • RLX competitor specifications and features sourced from competitive manufacture website and www.acura.com Chrome comparison data. American Honda makes no guarantee or warranty, either expressed or implied, including without limitation any warranty of merchantability or fitness for particular purpose, with respect to the data presented here. All specifications, prices and equipment are subject to change without notice.
  • 1 Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price excludes taxes, license, registration/title, optional or regionally required equipment and destination charge. Dealer prices may vary.
  • 2 Based on 2018 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery-pack age/condition (hybrid only), driving conditions, and other factors.
  • 3 Acura Navigation System and related features available only in the United States, Puerto Rico and parts of Canada. See your local Acura dealer for information regarding navigation system area coverage.
  • 4 Always visually confirm that it is safe to drive before backing up, as the rearview camera and Rear Cross Traffic Monitor (if present) may not provide complete information about conditions at the rear of your vehicle.
  • 5 Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s New Car Assessment Program (www.safercar.gov). Model tested with standard side airbags (SAB).
  • 6 CMBS cannot detect all objects ahead and may not detect a given object; accuracy will vary based on weather, speed and other factors. System operation affected by extreme interior heat. System designed to mitigate crash forces. Driver remains responsible for safely operating vehicle and avoiding collisions.
  • 7 Road Departure Mitigation may not detect all lane markings or lane departures; accuracy will vary based on weather, speed and road conditions. System operation affected by extreme interior heat. Driver remains responsible for safely operating vehicle and avoiding collisions.
  • 8 LKAS only assists driver in maintaining proper lane position when lane markings are identified without a turn signal in use and can only apply mild steering torque to assist. LKAS may not detect all lane markings; accuracy will vary based on weather, speed and road condition. System operation affected by extreme interior heat. Driver remains responsible for safely operating vehicle and avoiding collisions.
  • 9 Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) with low-speed follow cannot detect all objects ahead and may not detect a given object; accuracy will vary based on weather, speed and other factors. ACC should not be used in heavy traffic, poor weather or on winding roads. The driver remains responsible for avoiding a collision.
  • 10 FCW cannot detect all objects ahead and may not detect a given object; accuracy will vary based on weather, speed and other factors. System operation affected by extreme interior heat. FCW does not include a braking function. Driver remains responsible for safely operating vehicle and avoiding collisions.
  • 11 Based on SAE J1100 cargo volume measurement standard plus floor space between first and second seats and front seats moved forward. This figure compares more accurately with most competitive measurements.
  • 12 Ordinary maintenance items or adjustments, parts subject to normal wear and replacement, and certain other items are excluded.
  • 13 Horsepower includes the maximum power of the engine and all motors combined that can be produced at any one time. Not SAE net.
2018 Acura RLX red exterior 2018 Acura RLX P-AWS®
2018 Genesis G80 grille exterior 2018 Genesis G80 3.8
Interior Dimensions
Headroom (Front/Rear) (in.)
37.6 / 36.9
41.1 / 38.2
Shoulder Room (Front/Rear) (in.)
59.6 / 57.0
58.3 / 57.1
Legroom (Front/Rear) (in.)
42.3 / 38.8
45.7 / 35
Cargo Volume, cu. ft.11
14.9
15.3
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in.)
112.2
118.5
Length (in.)
196.1
196.5
Height (in.)
57.7
58.3
Width (in.)
74.4
74.4
Warranty
Powertrain Warranty
6-year/70,000-mile12
10-year/100,000-mile
Vehicle Warranty
4-year/50,000-mile12
5-year/60,000-mile
2018 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid SH-AWD®
Hybrid Not Available
Hybrid Models
Starting At
$61,9001
Engine
3.5L SOHC V6
Transmission
Motor-Integrated 7-Speed DCT
System Combined Horsepower13
377
System Combined Torque (lb-ft)13
341
EPA MPG Rating2 (city / hwy / combined)
29 / 30 / 29
Drivetrain
Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™