FIND YOUR DRIVE

The Acura SUV lineup includes two remarkable models. Compare the 2021 RDX Premium Sport Crossover SUV to the 2022 MDX Premium Performance 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™ (SH-AWD®) for superior control. Both powertrains include a turbocharged engine that delivers an impressive 272 horsepower.

Heaven For Seven

The MDX is our flagship three-row SUV, seating up to seven adults in supreme comfort. Recently reimagined from the ground up with next-generation styling and features, it delivers the perfect balance of performance and premium craftsmanship. Like the RDX, the MDX is available with front-wheel drive as well as Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ (SH-AWD®) for superior control. Both powertrains include a V-6 engine that generates significant passing power.

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™ (SH-AWD®) for superior control. Both powertrains include a turbocharged engine that delivers an impressive 272 horsepower.

Heaven For Seven

The MDX is our flagship three-row SUV, seating up to seven adults in supreme comfort. Recently reimagined from the ground up with next-generation styling and features, it delivers the perfect balance of performance and premium craftsmanship. Like the RDX, the MDX is available with front-wheel drive as well as Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ (SH-AWD®) for superior control. Both powertrains include a V-6 engine that generates significant passing power.

Performance

A variety of powertrain and handing options are available for the 2021 RDX and 2022 MDX. While both SUVs feature unique performance capabilities, each delivers a spirited driving experience courtesy of groundbreaking Acura technology. 
Premium Sport Crossover SUV
2.0L 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
Premium Performance SUV
3.5L V-6
Engine
2901
Horsepower
10-Speed Automatic
Transmission
19 / 26 / 222
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 + Individual Mode
  • Available Super Handling All Wheel Drive™ (SHAWD®) for supreme handling & control
  • 3,500 lb. towing capacity (FWD), 5,000 lb. towing capacity (AWD)

Safety & Technology

Safety performance is at the heart of Acura design. The 2021 RDX and 2022 MDX both feature our Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) body structure to enhance occupant protection in frontal collisions. The AcuraWatch™ suite of safety and driver assistive technologies also comes standard on each SUV, bringing added confidence to your daily drive. 

AcuraWatch

The 2021 RDX comes standard with AcuraWatch™ advanced safety and driver-assistance technologies. Enjoy peace of mind behind the wheel with Collision Mitigation Braking, Lane Keeping Assist, Road Departure Mitigation, and Adaptive Cruise Control.3

Multi-View Rear Camera with Dynamic Guidelines

Safer driving starts when reverse is engaged: RDX is equipped with a multi-view rear camera4 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.5 Agile Handling Assist® further enhances handling capabilities by helping the driver smoothly navigate through a curve.

5-Star Safety Rating

The 2021 RDX has achieved a 5-Star Overall Vehicle Safety Rating from NHTSA.6 Our crossover SUV has also been named a Top Safety Pick by IIHS.7

AcuraWatch

Like the 2021 RDX, AcuraWatch™ comes standard on every 2022 MDX. Our innovative safety and driver assistance technologies – Collision Mitigation Braking with Advanced Pedestrian Detection, Lane Keeping Assist, Road Departure Mitigation, Adaptive Cruise Control, Traffic Jam Assist and more – help you drive with greater confidence.3

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.4 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™ system with Traction Control5 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.

Advanced Airbag Protection

Eight airbags are located throughout the 2022 MDX, including an advanced driver front airbag, a next-generation passenger front airbag, front side airbags, and front knee airbags.

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 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 system w/ 9 speakers (standard)

• Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ integration8,9 (standard)

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

Cargo Area Features

• Key by Amazon In-Car Delivery10 (available)

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

• Cargo volume: 58.9 cu. ft.11

Ceiling/Moonroof Area Features

• Panoramic power moonroof (standard)

• Ceiling-mounted speakers (available)

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: 38.5 in / 41.6 in

Ceiling/Moonroof Area Feature

• Panoramic power moonroof (standard) 

• Ceiling-mounted speakers (available)

Console Area Features

• Electronic gear selector w/ quick access to 3 driving modes + Individual Drive Mode

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

• Multi-function center console offers ample storage and easy access to wireless charging pad, USB data port and accessory socket

• USB pop-up port offers quick connection to USB-C and USB-A ports

Dash Area Features

• 12.3 in. center display (standard)

• Acura premium audio system w/ 9 speakers (standard)

• Wireless Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ integration8,9 (standard)

• Amazon Alexa Built-In10 (standard)

• Ambient LED cabin lighting (standard)

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

Backseat Area Features

• 3rd-row seat w/ one-touch access (standard)

• Removable center 2nd-row seat (standard)

• Configurable 2nd-row captain's chairs (standard)

• Heated outboard 2nd-row seats (available)

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

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

• 2nd-row headroom / legroom: 38.1 in / 38.5 in

• 3rd-row headroom / legroom: 36.2 in / 29.1 in

• Vehicle seating capacity: 7

Cargo Area Features

• Remote hands-free access power tailgate (standard)

• Walk-away close tailgate (standard) 

• Chrome tie-down hooks keep larger items in place

• Underfloor storage area with removable tray increases cargo flexibility behind 3rd row

• EPA cargo volume: 71.4 cu. ft.11

Ceiling/Moonroof Area Feature

• Panoramic power moonroof (standard)

Make Your Move

2021 Acura RDX In Fathom Blue Pearl
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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 for sedans (excluding PMC Edition) and SUVs (excluding PMC Edition) is $1,025.00. Destination & Handling charge for PMC Edition models and NSX is $1,995.00. 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 2021 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  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 assist 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 in 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.

4  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. 

5  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.

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

7  Insurance Institute for Highway Safety rating for 2021 Acura RDX, vehicle class midsize luxury SUVs. For more details on 2021 Top Safety Pick+ awards, see www.iihs.org.

8  Apple CarPlay® and any other Apple mark referenced is a trademark of Apple Inc. 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.

9  Android™ and Android Auto™ are trademarks of Google LLC. 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.

10  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.

11  Based on SAE J1100 cargo volume measurement standard.

MDX  

* MSRP. Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or destination and handling charge. Destination & Handling charge for sedans (excluding PMC Edition) and SUVs (excluding PMC Edition) is $1,025.00. Destination & Handling charge for PMC Edition models and NSX is $1,995.00. 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 2022 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  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 with Pedestrian Detection 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.

Forward Collision Warning system does not include a braking function.

Lane Keeping Assist System 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 driver when lane drift is detected without a turn signal in 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.

Traffic Jam Assist (TJA) only assists driver in maintaining proper lane position and vehicle spacing when lane markings and a preceding vehicle are identified; TJA only can apply mild steering torque to assist.

Traffic Sign Recognition cannot detect all traffic signs, may misidentify certain signs and does not include any braking or speed control functions. Accuracy will vary based on weather and other factors. System operation affected by extreme interior heat. Driver remains responsible for complying with all traffic regulations.

4  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.

5  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.

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

7  Insurance Institute for Highway Safety rating for 2021 Acura RDX, vehicle class midsize luxury SUVs. For more details on 2021 Top Safety Pick+ awards, see www.iihs.org.

8  Apple CarPlay® and any other Apple mark referenced is a trademark of Apple Inc. 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.

9  Android™ and Android Auto™ are trademarks of Google LLC. 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. To wirelessly use Android Auto on your car display, you need a compatible Android smartphone with an active data plan. You can check which smartphones are compatible at g.co/androidauto/requirements.

10  Amazon, Alexa and all related marks are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. 

11  Based on SAE J1100 cargo volume measurement standard.