Published on May 3rd, 2016 | by Daniel Sherman Fernandez0
World Premier of the All-New Acura CDX at Beijing
The all-new Acura CDX that was unveiled in Beijing recently is a compact SUV model designed primarily for the Chinese market. This model realizes a high-level fusion of emotional and sharp styling design based on the Acura Precision Concept, as well as innovative technologies in the areas of both driving and environmental performance and excellent utility unique to SUV models.
For the first time among all Acura models sold in China, the all-new CDX adopts a 1.5-liter turbo engine and 8-speed DCT which realises a powerful driving experience.
The all-new Acura CDX will be produced at the ZengCheng Plant (located in Guangzhou City) of Guangqi Honda Automobile Co., Ltd. and is scheduled to go on sale in July through Guangqi Honda Automobile Sales Co., Ltd., a sales subsidiary of Guangqi Honda which was established in December of 2015.
Takahiro Hachigo, President, Chief Executive Officer and Representative Director of Honda Motor Co., Ltd. said during the unveiling, “2016 will mark the 10th anniversary of Acura in China. In this milestone year, we will take new challenges for the Acura brand and products including the start of local production in China. With the “Acura Precision Concept” at the core representing the future direction of Acura design, we will evolve the Acura brand and accelerate the localization of Acura business so that we can continue delivering products that go beyond the expectations of our customers.”