2025 Acura MDX Type S profile view in Urban Gray Pearl

Acura MDX Type S Versus Genesis GV80

Discover how the MDX Type S compares to the Genesis GV80 3.5T.

The MDX Type S is the better premium performance SUV compared to the Genesis GV80 because the MDX Type S offers more drive modes and driver-focused features, including a premium Bang & Olufsen® Sound System with 31 speakers. The MDX Type S beats out the competition in providing a personalized, first-class drive.

2025 MDX

Type S Advance

2024 GV80

Advanced Package

Starting at MSRP

$74,950*

$72,200

Horsepower (SAE net)

355

375

Power Front Seats

16-Way

16-Way

Selectable Drive Modes

7

5

Center Display

12.3 in

14.5 in

Head-Up Display

Standard

Standard

Premium Audio

Bang & Olufsen®

31 Speakers

LEXICON® Sound System

21 Speakers

Cargo Volume

71.4 cu.ft*

84.0 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 seats with 9 massage functions, intuitive technology and studio-quality sound.

2025 Acura MDX Type S First-Class Seating

First-Class Seating

In 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 Genesis GV80 Advanced+ Package offers only a 16-way power driver seat as standard, while quilted-stitching seats and massage features are currently unavailable.

Shown: MDX Type S Advance with Azurite Blue Interior.

2025 Acura MDX Exciting Drive Modes

Exciting Drive Modes

The Integrated Dynamics System on the MDX Type S Advance allows you to customize your driving experience. Choose from seven different modes, including Sport+ and Lift modes using the Dynamic Mode drive dial. Sport+ mode maximizes performance and can also lower ride height, or with the on-demand Lift mode increase ground clearance up to 50mm. You won't be able to personalize your ride height in the Genesis GV80.

Shown: MDX Type S Advance with Ebony interior.

2025 Acura MDX Type S Google Built-In

Wireless Technology

The MDX Type S Advance allows the driver to answer calls and send messages, download entertainment and navigate the road ahead with ease using Google built-in*. Seamlessly connect with wireless Apple CarPlay®* or Android Auto integration*. The Genesis GV80 3.5T does not offer Google built-in or wireless integration.

Shown: MDX SH-AWD with A-Spec® Package with Red 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 Genesis GV80 3.5T features only 21 speakers with their premium audio system.

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 Genesis GV80 3.5T has considerably less 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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