2018 Acura RLX vs 2018 Audi A6

2018 Acura RLX vs 2018 Audi A6 | Fort Wayne Acura

Many drivers find that deciding on the right car for their daily life can be complicated and tasking. In fact, many drivers try to make the decision process easier by comparing potential vehicles. So, to help you with your search, we compared two popular sedans, the 2018 Acura RLX and the 2018 Audi A6.

Now, just looking at the two sedans, you can see that they both have wide, aggressive stances that highlight the tough front fascia and bold lines of the body. Both cars are quite attractive, with the main difference being that the 2018 RLX features standard LED headlights while the 2018 A6 does not.

Not only that, there are several other differences between the available and standard features and technologies that each luxury sedan offers. Looking at the chart below, you can see distinct features that are available with the RLX but not with the A6-- the chart shows specific trim levels of the models.

2018 Acura RLX with Technology Package


2018 Audi A6 2.0T Premium quattro

Standard Adaptive Cruise Control Not Available
Hard Drive w/ 15GB Hard Disk Drive Not Available
Standard Auxiliary Audio Input Jack Not Available
Standard Noise/Sound Cancellation Not Available

2018 Acura RLX available in Fort Wayne, IN

Along with the available features, one of the other notable differences between the RLX and the A6 is the interior dimensions. For instance, the 2018 RLX has an ample passenger space of 102.1 cubic feet while the 2018 A6 is less spacious with only 97.2 cubic feet of passenger volume. Same with the total cargo volume, the RLX having 14.9 cubic feet compared to the 14.1 cubic feet of the A6 trunk.

Plus, the 2018 RLX has many advanced driver-assistive technologies that help make the sedan a great choice for drivers, including:

  • Traffic Jam Assist
  • Blind Spot Information System
  • Lane Keeping Assist System
  • Road Departure Mitigation
  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™ with Head-Up Warning
  • And many other great features

Overall, the 2018 Acura RLX is able to offer more convenience and functionality to drivers compared to the 2018 Audi A6.

If you are interested in the 2018 Acura RLX and would like to learn more about the luxury sedan, you can stop by our dealership, contact us online or call us at 877-801-4231. You can also schedule a test drive online.