MDX: More performance luxury than Infiniti QX60 for the price

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2017 Infiniti QX60 crossover sideview in white

2017 Infiniti QX60 AWD1

MSRP $44,900
EPA MPG RATING 19/26
SPEED CVT
ENGINE 3.5L V6
2017 Acura MDX crossover exterior sideview

2017 Acura MDX SH-AWD®

MSRP $46,0502
EPA MPG RATING 18/263
SPEED 9
ENGINE 3.5L V6
WATCH THE MDX GO UP AGAINST THE COMPETITION

2017 MDX 9 Speed Automatic Featured Special Lease

$409

per month for 36 months $2,999 total due at signing

Includes down payment with no security deposit. Excludes taxes, titles and either dealer fees or documentary service fee. For well-qualified lessees.

2017 MDX 9 Speed Automatic Featured Special Lease

$409.00 per month for 36 months. $2,999.00 total due at signing.

Includes down payment with no security deposit. Excludes taxes, titles and either dealer fees or documentary service fee. For well-qualified lessees.

Excludes 2017 MDX Hybrid models.

Closed-end lease for 2017 MDX 9 Speed Automatic vehicles (YD3H3HJNW) available from July 6, 2017 through September 5, 2017, available to well-qualified lessees approved by Acura Financial Services. Not all lessees will qualify. Higher lease rates apply for lessees with lower credit ratings. MSRP $45,025.00 (includes destination, excludes tax, license, title fee, registration, documentation fee, options, insurance and the like). Actual net capitalized cost $39,877.41. Net capitalized cost includes $595 acquisition fee. Dealer contribution may vary and could affect actual lease payment. Total monthly payments $14,724.00. Option to purchase at lease end $26,564.75.

Must take new retail delivery on vehicle from dealer stock by September 5, 2017. Lessee responsible for maintenance, excessive wear/tear and 15¢/mile over 10,000 miles/year for vehicles with MSRP less than $30,000, and 20¢/mile over 10,000 miles/year for vehicles with MSRP of $30,000 or more. See your Acura dealer for complete details.

front of 2017 Acura MDX grille

Acura MDX SH-AWD® vs Infiniti QX60 AWD: Performance and Comfort United


290 Horsepower

Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ (SH-AWD®)

Comfort should never be optional.

The seven-passenger MDX SH-AWD® comes standard with a wealth of luxurious interior amenities that you won’t find on the Infiniti QX60. Three rows of leather-trimmed seats let everyone ride in comfort. Front-row seats are heated, and second-row passengers can customize their climate with their own heating and A/C controls—luxuries that aren’t available for QX60. With 14.4 more cubic feet of cargo room than the Infiniti, MDX has ample space to stash everyone’s stuff.

Comfort should never be optional.

The seven-passenger MDX SH-AWD® comes standard with a wealth of luxurious interior amenities that you won’t find on the Infiniti QX60. Three rows of leather-trimmed seats let everyone ride in comfort. Front-row seats are heated, and second-row passengers can customize their climate with their own heating and A/C controls—luxuries that aren’t available for QX60. With 14.4 more cubic feet of cargo room than the Infiniti, MDX has ample space to stash everyone’s stuff.

2017 Acura MDX engine white background

Buying a luxury three-row crossover SUV doesn’t have to be all about practicality. Sure, the 2017 Acura MDX will help get your family down the road safely and comfortably. But it’s also surprisingly entertaining to drive.

Edmunds.com, 2016
2017 Acura MDX SUV review background

The refreshed 2017 Acura MDX three-row SUV earned a Five Star Overall Vehicle Score, the highest available from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.5

collision mitigation braking system for 2017 Acura MDX SUV

Protection is the Priority

MDX SH-AWD® earns a 5-star NHTSA5 Overall Vehicle Score. AcuraWatch™ driver assistive technology comes standard, making MDX one of the most safety-minded SUVs.

Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™)6
Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™) uses audio and visual signals to help reduce the risk of a collision with a vehicle detected in front of you.

And the winner is: MDX

All standards are not created equal.

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COMPARABLE AWD MODELS
Acura MDX SH-AWD®
Infiniti QX60 AWD
Starting At 
$46,0502
$44,900
Comparably Equipped Price10
$47,025
$47,695
Performance
3.5L V6
3.5L V6
Automatic Transmission
9-Speed Automatic
cVT
Engine Horsepower (@ rpm) (SAE Net)
290 @ 6200
295 @ 6400
Engine Torque (lb-ft @ rpm) (SAE Net)
267 @ 4700 
270 @ 4800
Paddle Shifters
Standard
NOT AVAILABLE
EPA MPG Rating3 (city / hwy /combined)
18 / 26 / 21
19 / 26 / 22
Drivetrain
Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™
All-Wheel Drive
Safety and Driver Assist
NHTSA Driver Crash Test Rating5
5 STARS
4 STARS
NHTSA Front Passenger Crash Test Rating5
5 STARS
5 STARS
STANDARD
NOT AVAILABLE
Head Restraints (3rd Row)
STANDARD
NOT AVAILABLE
Rear Camera11
STANDARD
STANDARD
Comfort & Convenience
Hill Start Assist
STANDARD
STANDARD
STANDARD
OPtional
Exterior
Jewel Eye® LED Headlights
STANDARD
STANDARD
Speed-Sensing Interval Wipers
STANDARD

NOT AVAILABLE

Perimeter Exterior Lighting (Activated Via Remote)
STANDARD
OPTIONAL
Max Tow Rating12 (lb.)
5000

5000

Wheels & Tires
18''
18''
Interior
Driver Memory Adjustments (for HVAC, Mirrors, Steering Wheel, etc.)
STANDARD

OPTIONAL

Active Sound Control
STANDARD
NOT AVAILABLE
Memory Steering Column w/ Automatic Tilt-Away
STANDARD
OPTIONAL

2017 MDX 9 Speed Automatic SH-AWD Featured Special Lease

$409

per month for 36 months $3,499 total due at signing

Includes down payment with no security deposit. Excludes taxes, titles and either dealer fees or documentary service fee. For well-qualified lessees.

2017 MDX 9 Speed Automatic SH-AWD Featured Special Lease

$409.00 per month for 36 months. $3,499.00 total due at signing.

Includes down payment with no security deposit. Excludes taxes, titles and either dealer fees or documentary service fee. For well-qualified lessees.

Excludes 2017 MDX Hybrid models.

Closed-end lease for 2017 MDX 9 Speed Automatic SH-AWD vehicles (YD4H3HJNW) available from July 6, 2017 through September 5, 2017, available to well-qualified lessees approved by Acura Financial Services. Not all lessees will qualify. Higher lease rates apply for lessees with lower credit ratings. MSRP $47,025.00 (includes destination, excludes tax, license, title fee, registration, documentation fee, options, insurance and the like). Actual net capitalized cost $41,008.66. Net capitalized cost includes $595 acquisition fee. Dealer contribution may vary and could affect actual lease payment. Total monthly payments $14,724.00. Option to purchase at lease end $27,744.75.

Must take new retail delivery on vehicle from dealer stock by September 5, 2017. Lessee responsible for maintenance, excessive wear/tear and 15¢/mile over 10,000 miles/year for vehicles with MSRP less than $30,000, and 20¢/mile over 10,000 miles/year for vehicles with MSRP of $30,000 or more. See your Acura dealer for complete details.

2017 MDX Special APR

1.9%

APR for 36 months

For well qualified buyers and buyers that qualify for the Acura Graduate Program criteria.

2017 MDX Special APR

1.9% APR for 24-36 months or 2.9% APR for 37-60 months.

For well qualified buyers and buyers that qualify for the Acura Graduate Program criteria.

Excludes 2017 MDX Hybrid Models

Special APR offer valid on new and unregistered 2017 MDX Models from July 6, 2017 through September 5, 2017, to well qualified buyers on approved credit by Acura Financial Services through participating dealers. Must take new retail delivery on vehicle from dealer stock by September 5, 2017. Not all buyers may qualify. Higher rates apply for buyers with lower credit ratings. Example for 2017 MDX: 1.9% for 36 months financing at $28.60 a month for every $1,000.00 financed. Dealers set actual prices. See your Acura dealer for details.



Luxury SUV 2017 Acura MDX on road

Don’t just take our word. Experience MDX for yourself.

PAGE DISCLAIMERS

  • MDX competitor specifications and features sourced from competitive manufacture website and www.acura.com Chrome comparison data. American Honda makes no guarantee or warranty, either expressed or implied, including without limitation any warranty of merchantability or fitness for particular purpose, with respect to the data presented here. All specifications, prices and equipment are subject to change without notice.
  • 1 Front-drive model shown.
  • 2 Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price excludes taxes, license, registration/title, optional, or regionally required equipment and destination charge. Dealer prices may vary.
  • 3 Based on 2017 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, and other factors.
  • 4 Based on SAE J1100 cargo volume measurement standard plus floor space between first and second seats and front seats moved forward. This figure compares more accurately with most competitive measurements.
  • 5 Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s New Car Assessment Program (www.safercar.gov). Model tested with standard side airbags (SAB).
  • 6 CMBS cannot detect all objects ahead and may not detect a given object; accuracy will vary based on weather, speed and other factors. System operation affected by extreme interior heat. System designed to mitigate crash forces. Driver remains responsible for safely operating vehicle and avoiding collisions.
  • 7 Road Departure Mitigation only alerts drivers when lane drift is detected without a turn signal in use and can apply mild steering torque to assist driver in maintaining proper lane position and/or brake pressure to slow the vehicle's departure from a detected lane. RDM may not detect all lane markings or lane departures; accuracy will vary based on weather, speed and road condition. System operation affected by extreme interior heat. Driver remains responsible for safely operating vehicle and avoiding collisions.
  • 8 LKAS only assists driver in maintaining proper lane position when lane markings are identified without a turn signal in use and can only apply mild steering torque to assist. LKAS may not detect all lane markings; accuracy will vary based on weather, speed and road condition. System operation affected by extreme interior heat. Driver remains responsible for safely operating vehicle and avoiding collisions.
  • 9 Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) with low-speed follow cannot detect all objects ahead and may not detect a given object; accuracy will vary based on weather, speed and other factors. ACC should not be used in heavy traffic, poor weather or on winding roads. The driver remains responsible for avoiding a collision.
  • 10 The indicated feature options were added to the competitor vehicles to determine the Comparably Equipped Price:
    Intelligent Cruise Control: $0
    Entry & Exit Assist: Included
    Forward Emergency Braking: $0
    Dual Occupant Memory System: $0
    Radio: AM/FM/CD/DVD w/MP3 Playback Capability: Included
    Premium Package: $1,800
    Heated Steering Wheel: Included
    Enhanced Intelligent Key Memory: Included
    2-Way Driver's Seat Power Lumbar Support: Included
    Outside Mirrors w/Reverse Tilt-Down Feature: Included
    Remote Engine Start: Included
  • 11 Always visually confirm that it is safe to drive before backing up, as the rearview camera and Rear Cross Traffic Monitor (if present) may not provide complete information about conditions at the rear of your vehicle.
  • 12 Requires Trailer Hitch, ATF cooler and Trailer Hitch Harness.
  • 13 Ordinary maintenance items or adjustments, parts subject to normal wear and replacement, and certain other items are excluded.
  • 14 When installed at the time of new-vehicle delivery.
2017 Acura MDX SUV in Crystal Black Pearl Acura MDX SH-AWD®
2017 Infiniti QX60 crossover exterior in white Infiniti QX60 AWD
Interior Dimensions 
Front Headroom (in.) 
38.1 
40.7
2nd-Row Headroom (in.)
38.3
38.3
3rd -Row Headroom (in.) 
35.6 
36.5
Front Shoulder Room (in.)
61.1
60.3
2nd-Row Shoulder Room (in.) 
59.1
60.4
3rd-Row Shoulder Room (in.) 
54.7 
57.1
Front Legroom (in.) 
41.4 
42.3
2nd-Row Legroom (in.) 
38.5 
41.7
3rd-Row Legroom (in.)
28.1 
30.8
Max Cargo Volume10 (cu. ft.)
90.9
76.5
Exterior Dimensions 
Wheelbase (in.)
111 
114.2
Length (in.)
196.2 
200.1
Height (in.)
67.4 
68.6
Width (in.)
77.8
77.2
Curb Weight (lb.) 
4215
4519
Warranty
Powertrain Warranty 
6-year/70,000 miles13
6-year/70,000 miles
Vehicle Warranty
4-year/50,000 miles13
5-year/50,000 miles
Genuine Accessories
4-year/50,000 miles14
4-YEAR/60,000 MILES