2017 Acura RDX AWD MPG and Fuel Economy

On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 2017 Acura RDX AWD.

The 2017 Acura RDX AWD runs on premium gasoline and is in the Small Sport Utility Vehicle 4WD car class.

Whether you are considering a purchase of the car, or just wanting to find out how economical and environmentally friendly (or un-friendly) your 2017 Acura RDX AWD is, we have the information you need.

🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 2017 Acura RDX AWD Get?

First off, the most commonly asked question. A 2017 Acura RDX AWD gets up to 19 miles per gallon in the city, and 27 miles per gallon on the highway.

The combined average MPG for the 2017 Acura RDX AWD is 22 miles per gallon.

💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 2017 Acura RDX AWD?

The estimated fuel costs for the 2017 Acura RDX AWD is $3,350 per year.

That value has been estimated by government regulators based on 15,000 miles driven per year, using regular gasoline, and a split of 55% city driving and 45% highway driving.

If you were to compare a 2017 Acura RDX AWD to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will spend $5,250 more on fuel.

🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 2017 Acura RDX AWD Consume?

The 2017 Acura RDX AWD will consume roughly 14 barrels of petroleum per year, using the standard estimate of 15,000 miles per year.

The majority of the world's petroleum is sourced from countries like Saudi Arabia, Russia, Iraq, and the United States.

💨 How Many Grams of CO2 Does a 2017 Acura RDX AWD Emit?

For every mile driven, the 2017 Acura RDX AWD will emit 402 grams of CO2, which is about 6,030,000 grams of CO2 per year.

🌳 To help you understand the impact of this, a normal tree will absorb around 21,000 grams of CO2 per year. This means that roughly 205 trees would be needed to offset emissions from the 2017 Acura RDX AWD.


The table below covers all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 2017 Acura RDX AWD.

City MPG 19
Highway MPG 27
Combined MPG 22
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $5,250
Fuel Cost $3,350
Fuel Type 1 Premium
Barrels of Petroleum 14
Grams of CO2 6,030,000
Trees Needed to Offset 287
Drive All-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 6
Transmission Automatic (S6)
Vehicle Class Small Sport Utility Vehicle 4WD
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Related Acura Models from 2017

If you're interested in other Acura models from 2017, you can find them in the table below. You can click the model link to find miles per gallon and emission information for that model.

Model Combined MPG
RLX 23
ILX 29
MDX Hybrid AWD 27
RLX Hybrid 29
NSX Hybrid 21


Ratings were provided by the manufacturer to the U.S. Department of Energy, which is where we sourced the data. Be advised that manufacturers may have upgraded, downgraded, or changed these ratings following the compilation of this data.

MPG Buddy does not guarantee the accuracy of this data, nor are we liable for any decisions made by referencing this data. Make sure to contact the specific car manufacturer to confirm accuracy.

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