The 2.3-liter gasoline turbo engine Honda K23A or K23A1 was assembled from 2006 to 2012 and was exclusively installed only on the first generation Acura RDX luxury crossover. This power unit is famous for its reliability and excellent dynamic performance.
The Acura RDX is a Japanese compact crossover vehicle manufactured since 2006 by Honda’s subsidiary Acura. The all-wheel drive vehicle is produced on the basis of a unique platform. The assembly is carried out in the USA, Ohio, the city of Marysville. Since 2012, the 2nd generation of the model has been produced. The new car was equipped with an intelligent all-wheel drive control system – AWD. RDX appeared on the Russian market only in April 2014.
Honda’s J30A 3.0-liter V6 engine was produced at the US plant from 1997 to 2007 and was installed in a number of popular models of the company, such as the Accord and the Odyssey minivan. After a slight modernization, this unit went to conquer the Chinese market as the J30Y1.