Acura has officially unveiled the all-new 2024 Acura ZDX, the brand’s very first all-electric model, offering upwards of 325 miles of range per charge. The new Acura ZDX will also be available in the high-performance Type S trim, doling out 500 horsepower. The 2024 Acura ZDX is based on GM Ultium EV technology.
The Acura ZDX exterior introduces the brand’s latest styling language, which was developed at the Acura Design Studio in Los Angeles and previewed by the Acura Precision EV Concept unveiled last year. Highlights include LED lighting, while the high-performance Type S debuts the all-new Double Apex Blue Pearl exterior paint.
Onboard technology includes Acura’s first integration of Google built-in, which adds in Google Assistant, Google Maps and Google Play. The cabin incorporates a combined 22 inches of digital screen real estate thanks to a standard 11-inch Precision Cockpit Driver Information Cluster and an 11.3-inch Center Information Screen. Audiophiles will enjoy the available Bang & Olufsen stereo, while Type S variants include AcuraWatch 360+ with Hands Free Cruise driver assist.
A-Spec single-motor configuration is expected to receive an EPA rating of 325 miles-per-charge, with output set at 340 horsepower. The A-Spec single-motor configuration will be rear-wheel drive, while a dual-motor, all-wheel-drive A-Spec will be offered as well. The onboard battery pack offers DC quick-charge capabilities up to 190 kW, with the 102 kWh lithium-ion battery in A-Spec rear-wheel-drive units gaining 81 miles of range in just 10 minutes. Suspension spec includes a multi-link setup both front and rear.
Meanwhile, the Acura ZDX Type S delivers 500 horsepower, making it the most-powerful Acura SUV ever produced. The Type S features a performance-tuned, dual-motor, all-wheel-drive powertrain. Type S variants are also equipped with height-adjustable air suspension, performance-tuned adaptive dampers, and 15.6-inch Brembo front brakes with six-piston calipers.
The 2024 Acura ZDX will start around $60,000, while the Acura ZDX Type S is expected to start around $70,000. Acura says that all ZDX sales will take place through the brand’s new omni-channel digital sales process. Pre-sales start later in the year, while the first deliveries are expected early in the 2024 calendar year.