Acura MDX

Price $59,300 – $84,400
Fuel consumption 9.4 – 13.8 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 77%(view ratings)
The midsize MDX is the larger of the two SUVs in the Acura lineup. Offering seating for up to seven and a number of trim levels, it comes standard with a naturally aspirated 3.5-litre V6 engine producing 290 horsepower and 267 lb-ft. of torque. For drivers craving higher performance, Type S and Type S Ultra models use a turbocharged 3.0-litre V6 that cranks out 355 horsepower and 354 lb-ft. of torque.

Detailed ratings

Global rating
The Car Guide rating 77%
Fuel economy 6/10
Reliability N/A
Safety 9/10
Infotainment 6/10
Driving 8/10
Overall 8/10
Mid-size luxury SUVs
The Car Guide rating 76%
Fuel economy 6/10
Reliability N/A
Safety 9/10
Infotainment 4/10
Driving 8/10
Overall 8/10

What's new in 2023

No major change.


  • Efficient engines
  • Good handling
  • Spacious interior
  • Quality interior


  • Unintuitive infotainment system
  • Weak air conditioning
  • High fuel consumption
  • Average performance (except Type S)