2025 Acura MDX Type S profile view in Urban Gray Pearl

Acura MDX Type S Versus Audi Q7

Discover how the MDX Type S compares to the Audi Q7 55 TFSI®.

The MDX Type S is the better high-performance SUV compared to the Audi Q7 because the MDX Type S offers a more powerful and more personalized drive, including more horsepower, more drive modes and 16-way Power Front Seats. The MDX Type S clearly beats out the competition in both performance and driver-focused amenities.

2025 MDX

Type S Advance

2024 Q7 55 TFSI®

with Premium Plus Package

Starting at MSRP

$74,950*

$69,100

Horsepower (SAE net)

355

355

Power Front Seats

16-Way

8-Way

Selectable Drive Modes

7

5

Center Display

12.3 in

10.1 in Upper, 8.6 in Lower

Head-Up Display

Standard

Available With Trim Upgrade

Premium Audio

Bang & Olufsen®

31 Speakers

BANG & OLUFSEN® 3D

17 Speakers

Cargo Volume

71.4 cu.ft*

69.6 cu.ft*

MDX Type S vs:

ADVANTAGES

2025 Acura MDX Type S 3/4 front view in Urban Gray Pearl

Shown: MDX Type S Advance in Urban Gray Pearl.

Why Choose The MDX Type S?

The powerful Acura MDX Type S conquers the competition with a 3.0L turbo V-6 engine that releases 355-HP* and rear-biased Super Handling All-Wheel Drive (SH-AWD®) for a visceral driving experience. The ultra-refined interior features 16-way power front seats with 9 massage functions, intuitive technology and studio-quality sound.

2025 Acura MDX Type S First-Class Seating

First-Class Seating

On the MDX Type S Advance, both driver and front passenger experience the comfort of heated and ventilated 16-way power seats and 9 massage functions. Second-row outboard seats also are heated. The Q7 55 with Premium Package offers only 8-way powered front seats as standard, while massaging features are currently unavailable. Heated and ventilated seats are costly upgrades on the Q7.

Shown: MDX Type S Advance with Azurite Blue Interior.

2025 Acura MDX Type S Bang & Olufsen Sound System

BANG & OLUFSEN® Ultra Sound System

The BANG & OLUFSEN® Ultra Sound System in the MDX Type S Advance crafts a superior immersive sound experience with 31 meticulously engineered speakers. The Audi Q7 55 Premium Package features only 17 speakers with their premium audio system.

Shown: MDX SH-AWD with Advance Package with Espresso Interior.

2025 Acura MDX Type S Head-Up Display

Head-Up Display

The MDX Type S Advance projects essential vehicle information, digital speedometer, and turn-by-turn navigation on the lower windshield so you can focus on the road. The Q7 55 with Premium Plus Package requires you to upgrade trims to take advantage of this helpful technology.

Shown: MDX SH-AWD with Advance Package with Espresso Interior. 

2025 Acura MDX Type S Smart Cargo Storage

Smart Cargo Storage

The MDX Type S Advance provides 95 cu.ft. of maximum cargo space* with all rows folded. It also features versatile underfloor storage with a reversible smart lid. Stow the smart lid to increase capacity for bulkier items, such as a stroller, even with the third-row seats up. The Audi Q7 has only 69.6 cu.ft. max cargo space and does not offer versatile underfloor storage.

Shown: MDX SH-AWD with Advance Package with Espresso Interior.

OFFERS

Acura Graduate Offer

Acura Graduate Offer

$500 in savings

Acura would like to recognize your recent accomplishment by helping you get into the right luxury vehicle, with a $500 savings towards an eligible 2024 or newer Integra, TLX, RDX, MDX or ZDX vehicle when you finance or lease with Acura Financial Services (AFS) [1].
Full Description & Terms

Acura Military Appreciation Offer

Military Appreciation Offer

$750 in savings

In appreciation for your service, Acura would like to offer $750 savings towards an eligible 2024 or newer Integra, TLX, RDX, MDX or ZDX vehicle when you finance or lease through Acura Financial Services (AFS).
Full Description & Terms

KEEP EXPLORING

TLX side view in Apex Blue Pearl

TLX

Starting at $45,000*
RDX side view in Performance Red Pearl

RDX

Starting at $44,350*
 2025 Acura MDX Type S Advance driving on the highway at night

Make The MDX Type S Yours

Configure your MDX Type S today and connect with a local dealer to get behind the wheel of your Acura.

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