Acura MDX 2018 specs

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Technology Package

Advance Package

Entertainment Package

Acura MDX 2018 specs

Shown: Standard MDX


Technology Package

Advance Package

Entertainment Package

Front Wheel Drive

Starting at:

w/ Technology Package
w/ Advance Package

Starting at:

w/ Technology Package
w/ Advance Package
Sport Hybrid SH-AWD®

Starting at:

Engine Type

FWD & SH-AWD: 3.5-liter direct injection V-6

Sport Hybrid: 3.0-liter port Injected V-6


24-valve, SOHC i-VTEC®

Engine Horsepower (@ rpm) (SAE net)

FWD & SH-AWD: 290 @ 6200

Sport Hybrid: 257 @ 6300

Engine Torque (lb-ft @ rpm) (SAE net)

FWD & SH-AWD: 267 @ 4700

Sport Hybrid: 218 @ 5000

Throttle Control


Compression Ratio

FWD & SH-AWD: 11.5

Sport Hybrid: 10.5

Variable Cylinder Management

Idle Stop

Advance Pkg. only
3-Motor Hybrid System

Sport Hybrid SH-AWD
Sport Hybrid SH-AWD
System Combined Horsepower66


Sport Hybrid SH-AWD
Sport Hybrid SH-AWD
System Combined Torque (lb-ft)66


Sport Hybrid SH-AWD
Sport Hybrid SH-AWD
Front Motor Horsepower (@ rpm)

47 @ 3000

Sport Hybrid SH-AWD
Sport Hybrid SH-AWD
Dual Rear Motors Horsepower (@ rpm)

(36 + 36) @ 4000

Sport Hybrid SH-AWD
Sport Hybrid SH-AWD
Front Motor Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)

109 @ 500-2000

Sport Hybrid SH-AWD
Sport Hybrid SH-AWD
Dual Rear Motors Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)

(54 + 54) @ 0-2000

Sport Hybrid SH-AWD
Sport Hybrid SH-AWD
Battery Type

Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)

Sport Hybrid SH-AWD
Sport Hybrid SH-AWD
EPA Fuel Economy Ratings27 (city / highway / combined)


19 / 27 / 22
19 / 27 / 22
20 / 27 / 23
19 / 27 / 22


18 / 26 / 21
18 / 26 / 21
19 / 26 / 22
18 / 26 / 21

Sport Hybrid:

26 / 27 / 27
26 / 27 / 27
CARB Emissions Rating


Tune-Up Interval3

100,000 +/- miles no scheduled tune-ups

Recommended Fuel19

Premium unleaded 91 octane

Fuel Tank Capacity

FWD & SH-AWD 19.5 U.S. gallons (73.8 liters)
Sport Hybrid 19.4 U.S. gallons (73.4 liters)

Sport Hybrid: 19.4 U.S. gallons (73.4 liters)


FWD & SH-AWD: 9-Speed Automatic with Sequential SportShift Paddle Shifters

Sport Hybrid: Motor-Integrated 7-Speed DCT (Dual Clutch Transmission)

FWD & SH-AWD: Gear Ratios

1st: 4.71

2nd: 2.84

3rd: 1.91

4th: 1.38

5th: 1.00

6th: 0.81

7th: 0.70

8th: 0.58

9th: 0.48

Reverse: 3.83

Final Drive: 4.33

Sport Hybrid: Gear Ratios

1st: 4.40

2nd: 2.75

3rd: 2.03

4th: 1.55

5th: 1.14

6th: 0.84

7th: 0.62

Reverse: 3.66

Final Drive: 3.83


4-Wheel Independent MacPherson Strut Front /
Multi-link Rear

Front Stabilizer Bar (mm)

2WD: 24.0

SH-AWD & Sport Hybrid: 25.0

Rear Stabilizer Bar (mm)

2WD: 25.4

SH-AWD & Sport Hybrid: 26.5

Amplitude Reactive Dampers

Agile Handling Assist

Active Sport Suspension/Continuous Damping Control

Sport Hybrid SH-AWD
Sport Hybrid SH-AWD

Electric Power-Assisted Rack-and-Pinion Steering (EPS)

Steering Ratio (:1)

FWD & SH-AWD: 15.66

Sport Hybrid: 15.76

Turning Diameter, Curb to Curb

FWD & SH-AWD: 38.7 ft

Sport Hybrid: 38.4 ft

Integrated Dynamics System

FWD & SH-AWD: 3-mode (Comfort, Normal, Sport)

Sport Hybrid: 4-mode (Comfort, Normal, Sport, Sport +)

Braking Systems

Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD)
Brake Assist

Front Disc Brakes

12.6 in. ventilated

Rear Disc Brakes

13.0 in. solid



18 x 8.0 Shark Gray Machine-Finished 5-Spoke
20 x 8.0 Pewter Gray Machine-Finished 10-Spoke
20 x 8.0 Shark Gray Machine-Finished Split 5-Spoke
Matched to accompanying Technology or Advance Package

Sport Hybrid:

20 x 8.0 Pewter Gray Machine-Finished 10-Spoke
20 x 8.0 Shark Gray Machine-Finished Split 5-Spoke
Tires: High-Performance All-Season

245/60 R18 High-Performance All-Season
245/50 R20 High-Performance All-Season
245/50 R20 High-Performance All-Season
245/50 R20 High-Performance All-Season
Curb Weight (lb)

Front Wheel Drive

Technology Pkg. 4,061
Advance Pkg. 4,087


Technology Pkg. 4,262
Advance Pkg. 4,292

Sport Hybrid:

Weight Distribution (% front / rear)

Front Wheel Drive: 59 / 41

Sport Hybrid & SH-AWD:
57 / 43


Jewel Eye® LED Headlights

LED-Illuminated Taillights

Auto High / Low Beam Headlights

LED Puddle Lights

LED Fog Lights

Advance Pkg. only
Roof Rails

Advance Pkg. only
Power Moonroof

Rear Doors Smart Key entry

Side Mirrors

LED Integrated Turn Signals

Automatic Dimming

Advance Pkg. only

Power Folding


Reverse Gear Tilt-Down Function

Remote-Linked Power-Operated Tailgate

Dual Exhaust

Capless Fuel Filler Door

Acoustic Windshield and Front Side Glass

Body-Color Lower Trim

Sport Hybrid
Sport Hybrid

111.0 in (2820 mm)


196.2 in (4984 mm)

Width (without mirrors):

77.8 in (1975 mm)


67.4in (1713 mm)

Front Track

66.3 (1684mm)

Rear Track

66.3 (1684mm)

Ground Clearance (unladen)

7.3 in (185 mm)

Clearance Angles

Approach: 14.9

Break Over: 15.2

Departure: 17.4


Leather Trimmed Interior

Perforated Leather Trimmed Interior

Sport Hybrid

Perforated Milano Premium
Leather with Contrast Piping and Stitching

Advance Pkg. only

Driver's 10-way Power Seat
with Power Lumbar Support and Easy Entry

2-Driver Memory System for Driver's Seat, Side Mirror
and Steering-Column Positions plus Audio and Climate Settings

Front passenger's 8-way power seat

Front Passenger's Power-Lumbar Support

Advance Pkg. only

Heated Front Seats

Heated and Ventilated Front Seats

Advance Pkg. only

2nd Row Seating for Three (Total seating capacity: 7)

2nd Row Captain's Chairs (Total seating capacity: 6)

Heated 2nd-Row Outboard Seats

Sliding 2nd-Row Seats with Adjustable Seatback Angle

3rd-Row Access One-Touch Smart Slide Walk-In

60/40 Split Folding 2nd-Row Seat

40/40 Split Folding 2nd-Row Seat

50/50 Split Folding 3rd-Row Seat

Climate Control



Humidity control

Air Filtration

GPS-linked10 climate control

Keys & Access

Keyless Access System

Smart entry

Pushbutton ignition

Acura personalized settings



Auto-up / down and auto-reverse

Retained accessory power for windows and moonroof

2nd-row side sunshades (manual)

Steering wheel

Leather Wrapped

Electronic tilt and telescoping steering column


Advance Pkg. only
Steering Wheel-Mounted Controls

Adaptive Cruise Control
Main, time set, speed set, resume, decel, accel

Lane Keeping Assist System

Audio Volume, Skip Forward / Rearward, Mute, Change Source

Bluetooth®11 HandsFreeLink®

Multi-Information Display

Voice Recognition / Siri®

Previous Navigation Display

Multi-function front center console
with sliding tray



Electronic Gear Selector

Natural Wood Trim

Advance Pkg. only
Frameless Rear View Mirror

Ambient Cabin Lighting

Hidden Cargo Storage with Smart Lid

Power access

12-Volt Power Outlets
(center console, front armrest and cargo area)

Two Front-Row USB Charge Ports

Two 2nd-Row USB Charge Ports

Two 3rd-Row USB Charge Ports

Front Center Console 110-Volt Power Outlet


Front: 38.1 in. (969 mm.)

2nd Row: 38.3 in (973 mm)

3rd Row: 35.6 in. (904 mm.)


Front: 41.4 in (1051 mm)

2nd Row: 36.6 in (929 mm)
at rear most slide position: 38.5 in (977 mm)

3rd Row: 28.1 in (713 mm)
when 2nd row is slid forward: 30.9 in (785 mm)


Front: 57.5 in (1461 mm)

2nd Row: 57.8 in (1469 mm)

3rd Row: 40.6 in (1031 mm)

Shoulder Room

Front: 61.1 in (1551 mm)

2nd Row: 59.1 in (1502 mm)

3rd Row: 54.7 in (1390 mm)

Passenger Volume

FWD & SH-AWD: 132.7 cu ft

Sport Hybrid: 131.4 cu ft

Cargo Area Volume

Behind 3rd Row: 14.946 cu ft (15.847: cu ft)

Behind 2nd Row: 38.446 cu ft (43.447: cu ft)

Behind 1st Row: 68.446 cu ft (90.947: cu ft)


Acura Premium Audio System

Acura/ELS Studio®32 Premium Audio System

Audio System Speakers

Sport Hybrid: 11
Tech: 11
Advance: 12

CD, MP3 and WMA6 Compatible Disc Player

MP3/Auxiliary Input Jack

USB7 Audio Interface with iPod®8 Integration

Aha Compatibility

Pandora®45 Compatibility

SiriusXM® Satellite Radio4 with Advanced Audio Features

Bluetooth®11 Streaming Audio

HD Radio®

Song By Voice®

Smartphone Interface

Apple CarPlay

Android Auto

SMS, MMS text message reading

Siri® Eyes Free (iPhone only)

Bluetooth®11 HandsFreeLink®

Email Reading45

Phone-Book Exchange for Bluetooth®11 HandsFreeLink®

Acura Navigation System10 with 3D view

AcuraLink Real-Time Traffic57 with Exclusive Street and Freeway Conditions

Traffic Rerouting57

Color Multi-Information Display (MID) with Turn-By-Turn Guidance

Acura Rear Entertainment System

Full VGA Screen

Tech.: 9-inch Advance: 16.2-inch

Wireless headphones (2)

Rear-door sliding sunshades

HDMI compatibility

Advance Pkg. only
On Demand Multi-Use Display 2.0

AcuraLink® Satellite Communication

Speed-sensitive Volume Compensation (SVC)

8-Inch Color Display

Multi-Information Display (MID)



Maintenance Minder System


Multi-View Rear Camera50 with Dynamic Guidelines

Surround-View Camera System

Advance Pkg. only

Blind Spot Information System

Rear Cross Traffic Monitor

Supplemental Restraint System

Advanced Front Airbags (SRS)

SmartVent™ Front Side Airbags

Side Curtain Airbags

Driver's Knee Airbag

Seat Belts

3-Point Height-Adjustable Front Seat Belts
with Automatic Tensioning System and Load Limiters

3-Point Seat Belts (2nd & 3rd Row)

Braking Systems

4-wheel Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)

Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD)

Brake Assist

Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA®)12 with
Traction Control and Motion Adaptive Steering

Trailer Stability Assist

Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS)59

Collision Mitigation Braking System (CMBS)

CMBS Heads-up Warning

Advance Pkg. only
Road Departure Mitigation

LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL)

Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
with Location and Pressure Indicators

LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for CHildren) Child-Seat Mounting System

Advanced Compatibility Engineering (ACE)
body structure

Theft-Deterrent System
with Electronic Immobilizer

Remote Start

Hill Start Assist

Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) with Low-Speed Follow53

Front and Rear Parking Sensors

Advance Pkg. only
Auto-On/Off Headlight Operation with Wiper Integration

Rain-Sensing Windshield Wipers


4-year / 50,000-Mile Limited Warranty16


6-year / 70,000-Mile limited Warranty16

Outer Body Rust-through

5-Year / Unlimited-Mile Limited Warranty

Acura Genuine Accessories

4-year / 50,000-Mile Limited Warranty17

Acura Total Luxury Care® (TLC) with Roadside Assistance

4-year / 50,000-mile18

Seat Belts

15-year / 150,000-Mile Limited Warranty