It’s been three years Acura speech of a sub-compact SUV for the Chinese market. The lounge of Beijing 2013, Honda’s luxury division had also introduced its Acura SUV Concept-X prototype, you can see in our photo-gallery.
At the time, it was only matter of China, but last year, namely 11 February 2015, Acura has officially reserved designation Acura CDX to compact dimensions cross (X) over to the competent authorities, including the US Patent Office and trademark (United states Patent and trademark Office).
Concept cousin concept of the Honda HR-V, the novelty will also mark a new stage in the Acura ambitions on the Chinese market since it would be assembled locally.
This series model should build on the lines of the SUV-X concept, which was presented in 2013 at the Shanghai Motor Show (photo) and based on the platform of the Honda HR-V. It also resumes some elements of the latter and in particular engines.
A four-cylinder engine will include the game. All-wheel drive will be optional it. Made in the Middle Kingdom, this crossover is expected to have a global destiny by addressing in particular the Chinese and US markets.