The 272-horsepower turbo-four engine can give competition to any other car in this segment. You will never feel over matched and even in the calmest settings will get a punch that only comes with good thrust.
The fuel economy is the same as other SUV with 23mpg in the city and 28mpg on the highway. The steering is where you might be a little disappointed. The new Acura does not provide the same suppleness as other vehicles in the same category. Robert Scherzer Long Beach felt that it does not deliver a sports car like handling.