When and where are local turkey trots in Washington D.C.?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community Events on Tuesday, November 14th, 2017 at 7:40 PM
Runners in action during a 5k race

Top 2017 Turkey Trots Washington D.C.

While many of us are getting excited for a warm meal, there are some that aren’t so fortunate as to stuff their faces with turkey and mashed potatoes around this time of the year. To battle this, the Turkey Trot, a race to raise money for the hungry, is held annually across the U.S. If you’re looking to burn off some calories pre-feasting, and help raise money for the hungry, here are some of the top Washington D.C. Turkey Trots for 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

2018 Acura RLX is making its slow progress into dealership showrooms

By blogsadmin | Posted in Acura RLX on Friday, November 10th, 2017 at 7:25 PM
A white 2018 Acura RLX side profile

2018 Acura RLX Style and Color Options

A redesign is always a fun time when a car not only gains new features, advanced refinement and frequently powertrain improvements, but also a new look. After all, it’s in the name. The 2018 Acura RLX has a sportier appearance than it did previous, although it already looked fierce. So what are some of the enhancements to the style of the 2018 Acura RLX? We look at the changes to its overall design, as well as specific color options offered for this model year. Read the rest of this entry »

Acura proves hybrids can be more fun

By blogsadmin | Posted in FAQs, Technology on Friday, November 3rd, 2017 at 2:07 PM
2018 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid Red Color Option

Which 2018 Acura models have a hybrid powertrain?

When most people think of a hybrid vehicle, the impression are econo-boxes that are underpowered, but highly efficient. It’s almost like a sacrifice for the greater good, as higher efficiency means less of an environmental impact, but it feels like every conversation is almost a defense. Acura seeks to prove this isn’t the case, as pairing electric motors with a gasoline engine can mean more power output. Instead of a discussing how much more efficient the model is, Acura allows you to brag about how much more fun it is. So which 2018 Acura models have a hybrid powertrain option? Here’s what you need to know. Read the rest of this entry »

Are low mileage pre-owned vehicles better?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Pre-Owned on Wednesday, October 25th, 2017 at 6:38 PM
Yellow 2002 Acura NSX

Low-mileage used cars Washington D.C.

Here at Radley Acura, we’re proud of our fantastic host of new Acura models. It goes without saying that we’d love to get everyone in the Washington D.C. area behind the wheel of a premium vehicle with all the latest features. We know there are a variety of reasons why you might not buy a new model. It could be that your budget doesn’t allow it, or you could prefer the style of a previous model year. Whatever the reason, there is always some hesitation that comes with buying used cars. We do our best to reassure you by showing you the CARfax, but looking at low-mileage options is another way to feel confident in your purchasing decision. Read the rest of this entry »

For a limited time, we’re offering performance you can test drive

By blogsadmin | Posted in Acura NSX on Tuesday, October 17th, 2017 at 8:48 PM
Test drive a 2017 Acura NSX Washington DC

Test drive a 2017 Acura NSX Washington D.C.

It only makes sense that when you stop by a dealership, you want to try it before you buy it. There’s just one catch: most dealerships won’t let just anyone test drive their most expensive inventory. Here at Radley Acura, we offer high-value vehicles we’d prefer to display without a scratch. Naturally, auto enthusiasts in the area would love to get behind the wheel of our vehicles, if only for the experience. This is true for every model in our inventory, but taking the 2017 Acura NSX for a test drive around the Washington D.C. area is a dream for anyone who admires the brand. Here at Radley Acura, we’re excited to say we offer a limited-time opportunity to make that dream a reality. Read the rest of this entry »

Acura ILX adds on Special Edition package for 2018

By blogsadmin | Posted in Uncategorized on Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 at 8:55 PM
2018 Acura ILX Packages and Features_o

2018 Acura ILX Packages and Features

For decades, a nice car has been a status symbol in America. It’s a bit like having a dream you can park in your driveway, rev up and tangibly enjoy. Many of us spend years imagining what our ideal car would be, and if you’ve been considering Acura, but didn’t think you could afford a model in the lineup, the ILX is a fantastic choice. This compact sports sedan was added to the lineup as a perfect entry for those seeking the premium feel of Acura, but don’t need a larger vehicle. A great starting price doesn’t mean it lacks features or great packages, as the 2018 Acura ILX continues to boast sophisticated and tech-savvy options. Read the rest of this entry »

What time are you goblins and ghouls heading out for tricking-or-treating?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community Events on Monday, October 2nd, 2017 at 9:39 PM
What time to go trick-or-treating in Washington D.C.

What time to go trick-or-treating in Washington D.C.

October is here, and that means one thing: Halloween. For those out there who plan ambitious costumes, you may have already started collecting bits and pieces to put it together. One of the harder parts about growing up is switching from trick-or-treating to Halloween parties, but once you have kids you get the joy of hitting the streets once more. The only question is what time should you go trick-or-treating in the Washington D.C. area? Read the rest of this entry »

Do any models have standard AcuraWatch?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Technology on Tuesday, September 26th, 2017 at 8:40 PM
What is AcuraWatch and which models have it

What is AcuraWatch and which models have it?

Most of us are guilty of being distracted behind the wheel. Whether it’s kids in the rear seat, fiddling with the radio, or even just feeling confused by GPS instructions, most of us have made a mistake one time or another simply because we aren’t paying attention. Fortunately, switching lanes without checking your blind spot doesn’t always lead to a collision, but it easily could. That’s why Acura created its AcuraWatch suite of driver assistance features. Today we’re looking at what’s included and which models have it as standard or available. Read the rest of this entry »

The upcoming 2018 Acura MDX will get two new shades of red

By blogsadmin | Posted in Acura MDX on Wednesday, September 20th, 2017 at 8:00 PM
2018 Acura MDX Color Options

2018 Acura MDX Color Options

Some might say color options aren’t the most important thing about buying a new car, but shouldn’t you get everything you want out of such an expensive purchase? As a luxury brand, it only makes sense for Acura to offer both vibrant colors, and the staple hues that have appealed to shoppers since paint options even became a matter of choice. We’re excited to talk about the new color options for the 2018 Acura MDX, in addition to the ones that we saw in the past. Read the rest of this entry »

Are tire rotations really necessary?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Acura MDX on Wednesday, September 13th, 2017 at 7:58 PM
How often should you get the tires rotated on your Acura

How often should you get the tires rotated on your Acura?

Even if you aren’t a mechanic yourself, there are some services that are obviously necessary. You change your oil and filter because you know that oil can break down and the filter gets plugged up by all the things it is filter. You know you need new tires when your old ones have low tread, but it might not feel as necessary to get a tire rotation. We’re here to tell you why it is important, and how often you should get the tires rotated on your Acura. Read the rest of this entry »