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Compare Acura MDX 4 [FWD] vs Acura MDX 3 [3.0 Hybrid AWD]

Reviews

Neo score
47%
65%
Pros
  • High cargo capacity
  • Much improved exterior styling
  • Good engine reliability
  • High cargo capacity
Cons
  • Poor offroad capabilities for an SUV

Price

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Variants

FWD
SH-AWD
Type S
3.0 Hybrid AWD
3.5 6AT
3.5 9AT
3.5 AWD 9AT
3.5 AWD 6AT

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
462 L / 16.3 cu-ft ~ 2690 L / 95.0 cu-ft
447 L / 15.8 cu-ft ~ 2574 L / 90.9 cu-ft
Coolant Capacity
7.7 L / 8.1 qt
Engine Oil Capacity
4.0 L / 4.2 qt
Fuel Capacity
70.0 L / 18.5 gal
73.0 L / 19.3 gal
Passengers
7

Chassis

Brakes | Front
Ventilated discs, 350.52 mm
Ventilated discs
Brakes | Rear
Disc, 330.2 mm
Disc
Chassis Type
Unibody
Offroad | Approach Angle
14.9 deg
Offroad | Departure Angle
17.4 deg
Power Steering
Electric Steering
Electric Steering
Suspension | Front
Double-wishbone
MacPherson strut
Suspension | Rear
Multi-link
Multi-link
Tire Size
255/55 R19, 255/50 R20
245/60 R18, 245/50 R20
Turning Circle
12.3 m / 40.3 ft
11.7 m / 38.4 ft

Construction

Body Style
5-door SUV
5-door hybrid SUV

Dimensions

Ground Clearance
185 mm / 7.3 in
185 mm / 7.3 in
Size | Height
1704 mm / 67.1 in
1975 mm / 77.8 in
Size | Length
5039 mm / 198.4 in
4984 mm / 196.2 in
Size | Width
1999 mm / 78.7 in
1713 mm / 67.4 in
Track Width | Front
1720.0 mm / 67.7 in
1684.0 mm / 66.3 in
Track Width | Rear
1720.0 mm / 67.7 in
1684.0 mm / 66.3 in
Weight
1937.0 kg / 4270.4 lbs
2028.0 kg / 4471.0 lbs
Wheel Size
8.5J x 19, 9.0J x 20
8J x 18, 8J x 20
Wheelbase
2891 mm / 113.8 in
2820 mm / 111.0 in

Performance

Fuel Economy
10.7 L/100km / 22.0 MPG (combined) | 12.4 L/100km / 19.0 MPG (urban) | 9.0 L/100km / 26.1 MPG (highway)
8.7 L/100km / 27.0 MPG (combined) | 9.0 L/100km / 26.1 MPG (urban) | 8.7 L/100km / 27.0 MPG (highway)
Towing Capacity
1588 kg / 3501 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)
1588 kg / 3501 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)

Powertrain

Drivetrain Layout
Front-engine (transverse), Front-wheel drive
Front-engine (transverse), All-wheel drive
Emission Standard
ULEV70
Engine
J30AC
J30Y1
Engine | Bore
86.0 mm / 3.4 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
11.5:1
10.5:1
Engine | Displacement
3.0 L / 182.9 cu-in / 2997.0 cc
3.0 L / 183.1 cu-in / 3000.0 cc
Engine | Power
290.0 hp / 216.3 kW @ 6200 rpm
257.0 hp / 191.6 kW @ 6300 rpm + 36.0 hp / 26.8 kW @ 4000 rpm (electric motor)
Engine | Specific Output
118.5 hp/L / 1.9 hp/cu-in
85.7 hp/L / 1.4 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
86.0 mm / 3.4 in
Engine | Torque
362 Nm / 267.0 lb-ft @ 4700 rpm
296 Nm / 218.3 lb-ft @ 5000 rpm + 73 Nm / 53.8 lb-ft @ 0-2000 rpm
Engine | Type
Naturally-aspirated direct-injected petrol V6 SOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
direct-injected petrol V6 SOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
Transmission | Gears
10-speed
7-speed
Transmission | Type
Automatic SportShift
Double clutch transmission (DCT)

Production

Availability
2021
2017 ~ 2020
Debut
2020-10-14
Made In
USA
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