2017 Acura RLX Hybrid 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 RLX Hybrid.

The 2017 Acura RLX Hybrid has a 260V Li-Ion electric motor which is charged via standard charger.

All MPG estimates are "MPG equivalent". This is a conversion of electric energy consumption to a gasoline equivalent.

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 RLX Hybrid is, we have the information you need.

🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 2017 Acura RLX Hybrid Get?

First off, the most commonly asked question. A 2017 Acura RLX Hybrid gets up to 29 miles per gallon in the city, and 30 miles per gallon on the highway.

The combined average MPG for the 2017 Acura RLX Hybrid is 29 miles per gallon.

💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 2017 Acura RLX Hybrid?

The estimated fuel costs for the 2017 Acura RLX Hybrid is $2,550 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 RLX Hybrid to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will spend $1,250 more on fuel.

🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 2017 Acura RLX Hybrid Consume?

The 2017 Acura RLX Hybrid will consume roughly 10 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 RLX Hybrid Emit?

For every mile driven, the 2017 Acura RLX Hybrid will emit 306 grams of CO2, which is about 4,590,000 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 157 trees would be needed to offset emissions from the 2017 Acura RLX Hybrid.


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

City MPG 29
Highway MPG 30
Combined MPG 29
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $1,250
Fuel Cost $2,550
Fuel Type 1 Premium
Electric Motor 260V Li-Ion
ATV Type Hybrid
Barrels of Petroleum 10
Grams of CO2 4,590,000
Trees Needed to Offset 219
Drive All-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 6
Transmission Automatic (AM-S7)
Vehicle Class Midsize Cars
Start/Stop? Yes
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
MDX Hybrid AWD 27
ILX 29
NSX Hybrid 21
RLX 23


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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