Acura RLX Hybrid Information

Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Fuel Efficiency

Acura has manufactured models of RLX Hybrid for 5 years. They average 29.0 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2019 RLX Hybrid below average at 28 combined MPG.

The 2019 RLX Hybrid is electric and has a 259V Li-Ion motor charged via . All MPG estimates are "MPG equivalent," a conversion of electric energy consumption to gasoline equivalent.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2019 RLX Hybrid to be $1,750 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and premium gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $1,500 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The RLX Hybrid consumes about 12 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

The RLX Hybrid emits 316 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 4,740,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 226 trees would offset these emissions. The RLX Hybrid has start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2019 Acura RLX Hybrid 28 29 28
2018 Acura RLX Hybrid 28 29 28
2017 Acura RLX Hybrid 29 30 29
2016 Acura RLX Hybrid 30 31 28
2014 Acura RLX Hybrid 30 31 28

MPG breakdown by model options

The Acura RLX Hybrid has 5 different model options on record with the EPA since 2014. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2019 4-dr, Automatic (AM-S7), 6-cyl, 3.5 L 28 29 28
2018 4-dr, Automatic (AM-S7), 6-cyl, 3.5 L 28 29 28
2017 4-dr, Automatic (AM-S7), 6-cyl, 3.5 L 29 30 29
2016 4-dr, Automatic (AM7), 6-cyl, 3.5 L 30 31 28
2014 4-dr, Automatic (S7), 6-cyl, 3.5 L 30 31 28