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2020 Acura MDX
FWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

The Acura MDX, a premium 3-row crossover, is similar to the Buick Enclave, Infiniti QX60 and Lexus RX L. The MDX is among the oldest vehicles in that class, having arrived for 2014. It...

2009 Suzuki XL-7
Limited

Although it offers good cargo utility, three rows of seats, and a toug...

The Good: A terrific powerplant literally puts the 2009 Suzuki XL-7 ahead of the...

The Bad: Poor visibility out the back and excessive road and engine noise detra...

Specs

2020 Acura MDX
FWD
2009 Suzuki XL-7
Limited
Powertrain 9-Speed Automatic 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
20 MPG
17 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
27 MPG
24 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 19.5 gal 18.6 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
290 hp @ 6,200 RPM
252 hp @ 6,400 RPM
Torque
267 lb-ft @ 4,700 RPM
243 lb-ft @ 2,300 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.5:1
10.2:1
Displacement
3,500 cc
3,600 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.5 in x 3.66 in
3.7 in x 3.37 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver -- 5 stars
Front Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Driver -- 5 stars
Side Rear Passenger -- 5 stars
Rollover (pre-2011) -- 4 stars
Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Driver 5 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Leather Seats -- Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
CD Changer -- Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 7 seats 7 seats
Front Legroom 41.4 in 41.2 in
Back Legroom 36.6 in 38.8 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 15 cu ft 14 cu ft
Standard Payload -- 1,127 lbs
Maximum Payload 1,336 lbs 1,127 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity -- 3,500 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 3,500 lbs 3,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 196.2 in 197.2 in
Width 77.7 in 72.2 in
Height 67.4 in 68.9 in
Wheelbase 111 in 112.4 in

Available Options

2020 Acura MDX
FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Lunar Silver Metallic
  • Majestic Black Pearl
  • Modern Steel Metallic
  • Performance Red Pearl
  • Platinum White Pearl
2009 Suzuki XL-7
Limited

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