Acura MDX

March 12th, 2013 | Comments Closed | Acura

The Acura MDX is a luxury SUV of medium size with seating for seven. It is powered by a 3.5-liter V6 with 290 horsepower and 267 pound-feet of torque, running through a six-speed automatic transmission. Unlike previous generations, front wheel drive is standard, with all-wheel drive (SH-AWD) available as an option. As such, those who do not need MDX AWD have a less expensive and more fuel to consider.

A unique, very well equipped, adjust is offered on packages with progressive. The standard features include a power liftgate, keyless ignition and entry, power front seats with eight-way heated, leather upholstery, tri-zone automatic climate control and an auto-dimming rear-view mirror . The Electronic features include a rear-view camera, multi-angle, Bluetooth phone connectivity and a sound system with eight-speaker CD player, an iPod interface / USB, Pandora radio interface and satellite radio. The Technology Package adds amenities such as a navigation system and voice controls. With technology and entertainment package, you get features like heated rear seats and DVD entertainment system for rear seat added. The Advance and Entertainment Package takes you enhanced entertainment system and a set of security features such as parking sensors, a braking system for collision mitigation and lane keeping assist.

In reviews of the Acura MDX, Its founded to be a polished performer, as it remains one of the most enjoyable crossovers luxury driving. The address is lighter and gives this luxury SUV midsize less connected than before feeling. However, a “Sport” mode changes that mainly provides better feel and response. The walk is commendable as well, being quieter at higher speeds and more tolerant of broken pavement than before.

As expected, the cabin is inviting. The 2nd row seat slides forward with the touch of a button, which provides access to the third row seats are roomier than previous generations, but still especially ideal for children. In the script, there is a control interface with 7-inch touch screen, easy to use and an even larger overhead to the information system and complete entertainment MDX screen. With 15.8 cubic feet of cargo space behind the third row, the MDX drags his competition when all three rows are in use. However, its maximum load capacity of 90.9 cubic feet is awesome.

The second generation of Acura MDX debuted in 2007 and ran until 2013 addition to an update for 2010, the changes were minimal. This update brought a revised style (which included the infamous corporate grille), reversing camera a six-speed transmission (replaced the previous five-speed unit), a navigation system with hard drive and a multi-angle.

Acura MDX 2008 Model

The standard features are generous, and highlights include leather seats, sunroof, a power lift-gate, satellite radio, rear view camera and the Bluetooth phone connectivity. The optional highlights include a navigation system, an active sport suspension, adaptive cruise control, a system for blind spot detection and Collision Mitigation Brake System Acura. The latter warns the driver if a collision is imminent, and if so, will automatically apply braking power.