FIND YOUR DRIVE

The Acura SUV lineup includes two remarkable models. Compare the 2021 RDX Luxury Crossover SUV to the 2020 MDX Three-Row Luxury SUV to find your drive. Interested in Acura sedans? Click here.

Fantastic For Five

The RDX is our crossover SUV and comfortably seats up to five adults. Recently reimagined to reflect the bold future of Acura vehicles, it features savvy styling, a driver-focused cabin, groundbreaking technology, and impressive performance capabilities. The RDX is available with front-wheel drive as well as Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ for superior control. Both powertrains include a turbocharged engine that delivers an impressive 272 horsepower.

Heaven For Seven

The MDX is our largest and most luxurious SUV, seating up to seven adults in supreme comfort. Loaded with thoughtful features and ready for any challenge, it's the best-selling three-row luxury SUV of all time for good reason. Like the RDX, the MDX is available with front-wheel drive as well as Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ for superior control. Both powertrains include a V-6 engine that generates significant passing power. A hybrid version of the MDX is also available delivering the ultimate combination of performance and fuel efficiency.

Fantastic For Five

The RDX is our crossover SUV and comfortably seats up to five adults. Recently reimagined to reflect the bold future of Acura vehicles, it features savvy styling, a driver-focused cabin, groundbreaking technology, and impressive performance capabilities. The RDX is available with front-wheel drive as well as Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ for superior control. Both powertrains include a turbocharged engine that delivers an impressive 272 horsepower.

Heaven For Seven

The MDX is our largest and most luxurious SUV, seating up to seven adults in supreme comfort. Loaded with thoughtful features and ready for any challenge, it's the best-selling three-row luxury SUV of all time for good reason. Like the RDX, the MDX is available with front-wheel drive as well as Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ for superior control. Both powertrains include a V-6 engine that generates significant passing power. A hybrid version of the MDX is also available delivering the ultimate combination of performance and fuel efficiency.

Performance

A variety of powertrain and handing options are available for the 2021 RDX and 2020 MDX. While both SUVs feature unique performance capabilities, each delivers a spirited driving experience courtesy of groundbreaking Acura technology.
Luxury Crossover SUV
2.0L 4-Cyl Turbo
Engine
2721
Horsepower
10 Speed Automatic
Transmission
22 / 28 / 242
MPG Rating (City/Hwy/Combined)
Highlights
  • Powerful VTEC® Turbo engine
  • Sequential SportShift Paddle Shifters for manual driving
  • Integrated Dynamics System offers 4 unique driving modes
  • Available Super Handling All Wheel Drive™ (SHAWD®) for supreme handling & control
Three-Row Luxury SUV
3.5L V-6
Engine
2901
Horsepower
9 Speed Automatic
Transmission
20 / 27 / 232
MPG Rating (City/Hwy/Combined)
Highlights
  • Powerful i VTEC® engine
  • Sequential SportShift Paddle Shifters for manual driving
  • Integrated Dynamics System offers 3 unique driving modes
  • Available Super Handling All Wheel Drive™ (SHAWD®) for supreme handling & control
  • 3,500 lb. towing capacity (FWD), 5,000 lb. towing capacity (AWD)
3.0L V-6 + Hybrid System
Engine
3213
Horsepower
7 Speed Dual Clutch
Transmission
26 / 27 / 274
MPG Rating (City/Hwy/Combined)
Highlights
  • Powerful i VTEC® engine
  • Efficient 3 motor hybrid system
  • Sequential SportShift Paddle Shifters for manual driving
  • Integrated Dynamics System offers four unique driving modes
  • Sport Hybrid Super Handling All Wheel Drive™ for supreme handling & control
  • 5,000 lb. towing capacity

Safety & Technology

Safety performance is at the heart of Acura design. The 2021 RDX and 2020 MDX both feature our Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) body structure to enhance occupant protection in frontal collisions. AcuraWatch™ safety and driver assistive technologies also come standard on each SUV, bringing added confidence to your daily drive.

 

AcuraWatch

The 2021 RDX comes standard with AcuraWatch™ advanced safety and driver assistive technologies. Enjoy peace of mind behind the wheel with Collision Mitigation Braking, Lane Keeping Assist, Road Departure Mitigation, and Adaptive Cruise Control.11

Multi-View Rear Camera with Dynamic Guidelines

Safer driving starts when reverse is engaged: RDX is equipped with a multi-view rear camera3 that offers three different images of the areas behind the SUV, helping you park with confidence. A Surround-View Camera system is available with the Advance Package, providing a 360° view of the space immediately around the SUV.

Stability & Handling Assistance

The RDX features innovative systems to help make every driver a better driver. During oversteer or understeer, Vehicle Stability Assist™ uses an array of sensors, along with ABS, to apply the brakes to each wheel as needed to stabilize the vehicle.4 Agile Handling Assist® further enhances handling capabilities by helping the driver smoothly navigate through a curve.

5-Star Safety Rating

The RDX has achieved a 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score safety rating from NHTSA.5 Our crossover SUV has also been named a Top Safety Pick by IIHS.6

AcuraWatch

Like the 2020 RDX, AcuraWatch™ comes standard on every 2020 MDX. Our innovative safety and driver assistive technologies – Collision Mitigation Braking, Lane Keeping Assist, Road Departure Mitigation, and Adaptive Cruise Control – help you drive with greater confidence.12

Multi-View Rear Camera with Dynamic Guidelines

Better tech can mean safer parking. The MDX features a rear camera with three unique views: Normal, Wide Angle and Top-Down.5 Dynamic guidelines can also be activated to help guide trajectory and judge distances when reversing. Interested in a 360° view? A Surround-View Camera system is available with the Advance Package.

Stability Assistance

The MDX includes our Vehicle Stability Assist™ system6 to help reduce the dangers of oversteer or understeer. VSA® uses an array of sensors, along with ABS, to apply the brakes to each wheel as needed to stabilize the vehicle.

5-Star Safety Rating

The 2020 MDX has achieved a 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score safety rating from NHTSA.7 Our full-size SUV has also been named a Top Safety Pick by IIHS.8

Comfort & Convenience

Every Acura SUV is designed to be exceptionally comfortable, intuitive and accessible. You'll find a variety of driver-enhancing features on the RDX and MDX – from heated front sport seats that keep front row occupants warm, to smartphone integration capabilities that connect you to texts, emails, and music. Compare the interior styling of the RDX and MDX below to see which best suits your tastes. No matter the choice, spacious cabins and impeccable interior details elevate both luxury SUVs.

Front Seat Area Features

• Sport seats with leatherette-trimmed interior (standard)

• 12-way power front seats with power lumbar support (standard)

• Heated front seats (standard), ventilated front seats (available)

• Front headroom/legroom: 40.0 in / 42.0 in

Backseat Area Features

• Flat rear floor allows comfortable seating for 3 adults

• Heated outboard rear seats (available)

• 2 USB charge ports (available)

• Rear headroom/legroom: 38.0 in / 38.0 in

• Vehicle seating capacity: 5

Ceiling/Moonroof Area Features

• Panoramic power moonroof (standard)

• Ceiling-mounted speakers (available)

Console Area Features

• Electronic gear selector w/ quick access to 4 driving modes

• True Touchpad Interface™ makes navigating center display screen a breeze

• Floating center console offers ample storage and easy access to USB and charging ports

Dash Area Features

• Leather-wrapped steering wheel w/ mounted controls (standard)

• Dual-zone climate control (standard)

• 10.2 in. center display (standard)

• Acura premium audio (standard)

• Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ integration7,8 (standard)

• Brushed aluminum trim (standard), natural wood trim (available)

Cargo Area Features

• Key by Amazon In-Car Delivery9 (available)

• Rear underfloor storage w/ 3 compartments for concealing smaller items

• Cargo volume: 79.8 cu. ft.10

Ceiling/Moonroof Area Features

• Panoramic power moonroof (standard)

• Ceiling-mounted speakers (available)

Front Seat Area Features

• Sport seats with premium leather trim (standard)

• 12-way power front seats with power lumbar support (standard)

• Heated front seats (standard), ventilated front seats (available)

• Front headroom/legroom: 38.1 in / 41.4 in

Ceiling/Moonroof Area Feature

• Power moonroof (standard)

Console Area Features

• Electronic gear selector w/ quick access to 3 driving modes

• Multi-function center console w/ sliding tray offers ample storage and easy access to USB & charging ports

Dash Area Features

• Leather-wrapped steering wheel w/ mounted controls (standard)

• Tri-zone climate control (standard)

• Dual screen display (standard)

• Acura premium audio (standard)

• Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ integration9,10 (standard)

• Metallic or natural wood trim (available)

Backseat Area Features

• Third row seat w/ one-touch access (standard)

• Heated outboard rear seats (available)

• Rear captain's chairs (available)

• Rear entertainment system (available)

• 2 USB 2nd-row charge ports (standard)

• 2 USB 3rd-row charge ports (available)

• 2nd row headroom/legroom: 38.3 in / 36.6 in

• 3rd row headroom/legroom: 35.6 in / 28.1 in

• Vehicle seating capacity: 7

Cargo Area Features

• Remote power tailgate (standard)

• 4 chrome tie-down hooks keep larger items in place

• Sub-floor storage area perfect for concealing smaller items

• Cargo volume: 90.9 cu. ft.11

Ceiling/Moonroof Area Feature

• Power moonroof (standard)

Make Your Move

2020 RDX In Fathom Blue Pearl
Luxury Crossover SUV
Starting at $38,200
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2020 MDX In Modern Steel Metallic
Three-Row Luxury SUV
Starting at $44,400
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Disclaimer
RDX
 
* MSRP. Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or destination and handling charge. Destination & Handling charge is $995 for sedans and $995 for SUVs. Acura vehicle accessory costs, labor and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer.
 
1  272-horsepower 2-liter engine @ 6500 rpm SAE net.
 
2  Based on 2020 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.

3  Always visually confirm that it is safe to drive before backing up; the rearview camera display does not provide complete information about all conditions and objects at the rear of your vehicle. Driver remains responsible for safely operating vehicle and avoiding collisions.

4  VSA is not a substitute for safe driving. It cannot correct the vehicle's course in every situation or compensate for reckless driving. Control of the vehicle always remains with the driver.

5  Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA's) New Car Assessment Program (SaferCar.gov).

6  Insurance Institute for Highway Safety rating for 2019 Acura RDX, vehicle class midsize luxury SUVs. For more details on 2020 Top Safety Pick+ awards, see www.iihs.org.
 
7  Depending on use, Apple CarPlay can share certain user and vehicle information (e.g., vehicle location, speed and other operating conditions) with the connected iPhone. See Apple's privacy policy for details regarding Apple's use and handling of data uploaded by CarPlay. Use of CarPlay is at user's own risk, and is subject to agreement to the CarPlay terms of use, which are included as part of the Apple iOS terms of use. CarPlay vehicle integration is provided "as is," and Acura cannot guarantee CarPlay operability or functionality now or in the future due to, among other conditions, changes in CarPlay software/Apple iOS, service interruptions, or incompatibility or obsolesce of vehicle-integrated hardware or software. See dealer for details.

8  Depending on use, Android Auto can share certain user and vehicle information (e.g., vehicle location, speed and other operating conditions) with Google and its service providers. See Google privacy policy for details regarding Google’s use and handling of data uploaded by Android Auto. Use of Android Auto is at user’s own risk, and is subject to agreement to the Android Auto terms of use, which are presented to the user when the Android Auto application is downloaded to the user’s Android phone. Android Auto vehicle integration is provided “as is,” and Acura cannot guarantee Android Auto operability or functionality now or in the future due to, among other conditions, changes in Android Auto software/Android operating system, service interruptions, or incompatibility or obsolesce of vehicle-integrated hardware or software. See dealer for details. Only use Android Auto when conditions allow you to do so safely.


9  Available on select vehicles equipped with an active AcuraLink Remote Package. Visit acuralink.com to check availability. In-car delivery is available only to Amazon Prime members in select US cities and surrounding areas who have activated their eligible vehicle for in-car delivery.

10  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.

11  AcuraWatch system accuracy will vary based on weather, speed, road conditions and other factors.  System may not detect all objects ahead of, beside or behind the vehicle and may not detect a given object.  System may not detect all lane markings or lane/road departures.  System operation affected by extreme interior heat.  Driver remains responsible for safely operating vehicle and avoiding collisions.

Adaptive Cruise Control should not be used in heavy traffic, poor weather or on winding roads.

Collision Mitigation Braking System only is designed to mitigate crash forces; it may not avoid all collisions.  Depending on the circumstances, CMBS may not go through all the alert stages before initiating the last stage of collision mitigation.

Forward Collision Warning system does not include a braking function.

Lane Keeping Assist System and/or Traffic Jam Assist 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.

Road Departure Mitigation (RDM) with Lane Departure Warning (LDW) only alerts drivers when lane drift is detected without a turn signal is use.  RDM can apply mild steering torque to assist in maintaining proper lane position and/or brake pressure to slow the vehicle's departure from a detected lane.


MDX  

* MSRP. Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or destination and handling charge. Destination & Handling charge is $995 for sedans and $995 for SUVs. Acura vehicle accessory costs, labor and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer. 
 
1  3.5-liter 290-horsepower 6-cylinder engine @6200 rpm SAE net.

2  Based on 2020 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.

3  Horsepower and torque figures includes the maximum power of the engine and all motors combined that can be produced at any one time. Not SAE net.

4  Based on 2020 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.

5  Always visually confirm that it is safe to drive before backing up; the rearview camera display does not provide complete information about all conditions and objects at the rear of your vehicle. Driver remains responsible for safely operating vehicle and avoiding collisions.

6  VSA is not a substitute for safe driving. It cannot correct the vehicle's course in every situation or compensate for reckless driving. Control of the vehicle always remains with the driver.

7  Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA's) New Car Assessment Program (SaferCar.gov).

8  Insurance Institute for Highway Safety rating for 2019 Acura MDX, vehicle class midsize luxury SUVs. For more details on 2018 Top Safety Pick awards, see www.iihs.org.
 
9  Depending on use, Apple CarPlay can share certain user and vehicle information (e.g., vehicle location, speed and other operating conditions) with the connected iPhone. See Apple’s privacy policy for details regarding Apple’s use and handling of data uploaded by CarPlay. Use of CarPlay is at user’s own risk, and is subject to agreement to the CarPlay terms of use, which are included as part of the Apple iOS terms of use. CarPlay vehicle integration is provided “as is,” and Honda cannot guarantee CarPlay operability or functionality now or in the future due to, among other conditions, changes in CarPlay software/Apple iOS, service interruptions, or incompatibility or obsolesce of vehicle-integrated hardware or software. See dealer for details.

10  Depending on use, Android Auto can share certain user and vehicle information (e.g., vehicle location, speed and other operating conditions) with Google and its service providers. See Google privacy policy for details regarding Google’s use and handling of data uploaded by Android Auto. Use of Android Auto is at user’s own risk, and is subject to agreement to the Android Auto terms of use, which are presented to the user when the Android Auto application is downloaded to the user’s Android phone. Android Auto vehicle integration is provided “as is,” and Acura cannot guarantee Android Auto operability or functionality now or in the future due to, among other conditions, changes in Android Auto software/Android operating system, service interruptions, or incompatibility or obsolesce of vehicle-integrated hardware or software. See dealer for details. Only use Android Auto when conditions allow you to do so safely.

11  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. 

12  AcuraWatch system accuracy will vary based on weather, speed, road conditions and other factors.  System may not detect all objects ahead of, beside or behind the vehicle and may not detect a given object.  System may not detect all lane markings or lane/road departures.  System operation affected by extreme interior heat.  Driver remains responsible for safely operating vehicle and avoiding collisions.

Adaptive Cruise Control should not be used in heavy traffic, poor weather or on winding roads.

Collision Mitigation Braking System only is designed to mitigate crash forces; it may not avoid all collisions.  Depending on the circumstances, CMBS may not go through all the alert stages before initiating the last stage of collision mitigation.

Forward Collision Warning system does not include a braking function.

Lane Keeping Assist System and/or Traffic Jam Assist 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.

Road Departure Mitigation (RDM) with Lane Departure Warning (LDW) only alerts drivers when lane drift is detected without a turn signal is use.  RDM can apply mild steering torque to assist in maintaining proper lane position and/or brake pressure to slow the vehicle's departure from a detected lane.