Acura MDX

Price $54,090 – $69,990
Fuel consumption 9.0 – 12.6 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 76%(view ratings)
Depending on the version, the Acura MDX is a six- or seven-passenger luxury SUV that is among the best sellers in North America. There's a standard 3.5L V6 that produces 290 horsepower and 267 lb·ft of torque. The transmission is a nine-speed automatic and all-wheel drive comes standard. The Sport Hybrid version features a 3.0L V6 and three electric motors for a combined output of 321 horsepower and 289 lb·ft of torque.

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First Drives2022 Acura MDX: Not The Revolution We Expected
After successfully redesigning the RDX for 2019 and the TLX for 2021, Acura is launching a brand new MDX for 2022. It’s already on sale in Canada even though we’ve yet to reach the end of the first quarter of 2021. The Car Guide recently spent quality time behind the …
Test Drives2019 Acura MDX: Not Showing all its Cards
The Acura MDX is one of many vehicles—mostly SUVs—that generate as much excitement as a can of soup. Even great-tasting soup. As the bigger brother to the RDX , it’s built on a platform shared with the Honda Pilot . The original made its debut in 2000, while the current, …
Test Drives2018 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid: Focusing on What’s Doing Well
While the rest of the vehicles in Acura’s lineup are scavenging what they can to remain relevant in their respective categories, Honda’s luxury division currently delivers a one-two SUV force that begs to be reckoned with. Essentially, even if Acura were to restrict its lineup to only the RDX and …
Test Drives2015 Acura MDX: A Real First-Liner
Honda’s luxury brand hasn’t had it easy lately, with many models hungry for buyers. This is especially true for Acura’s cars, since its SUVs are generally doing better. Surprisingly, the MDX—the biggest and most expensive model in their portfolio—is generating the most sales and its little brother, the RDX, is …
Blog2014 Best Buys: Intermediate SUVs Over $50,000
Some models are born to shine! It all starts with a great platform. Once a platform has proven itself, automakers will use and reuse it to ensure the success of their other models. That’s exactly what happened with the 2014 Porsche Cayenne / 2014 Volkswagen Touareg duo. While the Cayenne …
Test Drives2014 Acura MDX: Surprising, To A Certain Extent
You would never guess it, but the MDX is Acura’s most popular vehicle, followed by the RDX. And according to the stats, the MDX is the third most-sold intermediate luxury SUV, with second place narrowly going to the Mercedes-Benz ML Class, while the much-loved Lexus RX350 comes in first. Shocking, …


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NewsHonda, Acura Dealers Want More SUVs; Will They Get Them?
Customers seem to want more and more SUVs, and you know what? Dealers, too. While most manufacturers have introduced new models in recent years, that’s not good enough for some. According to Automotive News , Honda ’s National Dealer Advisory Board in the U.S. is starting to put pressure on …
News2022 Acura MDX Goes on Sale Next Week, Pricing is Up
The wait is almost over for customers looking to purchase the all-new 2022 Acura MDX . Following the reveal of the fourth-generation model in December, the popular luxury SUV will go on sale at Canadian Acura dealers on February 12. It can’t come soon enough, though. In recent years, German …
New ModelsAll-new 2022 Acura MDX is Here and We’re Excited
The completely redesigned 2022 Acura MDX made its global debut on Tuesday in the same virtual fashion as the prototype introduced in October . Elevating luxury, performance and technology to new heights, it will show up in dealerships as early as February. Built on a new, more rigid platform designed …
NewsNew Acura MDX Prototype is Unveiled, Type S Variant Announced
Acura today unveiled the new MDX Prototype which previews the fourth generation of the popular Acura MDX midsize crossover. As you can see right away, this is not a fancy concept, but rather an advanced development prototype that’s almost production-ready. Read on to find out about some of the highlights.
NewsNew Acura MDX Interior Teased Ahead of Debut
One week after revealing the silhouette of the fourth-generation MDX Prototype, Acura is teasing the interior which promises to be the most upscale and technologically advanced in MDX history. The first observation is that the layout is quite similar to that of the new 2021 Acura TLX , which we …
NewsAll-new Acura MDX Prototype to be Revealed This Month
While still a strong seller, the Acura MDX is definitely in need of new blood. The current generation dates back to 2014 and minor revisions were made for 2017. We originally expected the fourth-generation MDX to debut as a 2021 model, but it will instead hit the market next year …
NewsAcura MDX gets makeover, Sport Hybrid powertrain for 2017
The Acura MDX is getting a "Sport Hybrid" powertrain and a new style for the 2017 model year, with a new-look grille showing off what's to come in the brand's future. "Showcasing the new face of Acura," as the automaker put it, the 2017 MDX sports a so-called "diamond pentagon …
New York2017 Acura MDX: A New Look and a New Drivetrain
NEW YORK, NY – Acura’s best-selling model is the MDX. It’s the company’s flagship SUV, and it receives a mid-cycle refresh for 2017. The new MDX was revealed at the New York International Auto Show. A fresh new look According to Acura, it is has been the company’s biggest seller …


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2017 Acura MDX
Acura’s best-selling model is the MDX. It’s the company’s flagship SUV, and it receives a mid-cycle refresh for 2017. The new MDX was revealed at the New York International Auto Show. More on the Acura MDX 2017.