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Compare 2016 BMW X5 vs. 2017 Acura MDX

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2017 Acura MDX Features

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2017 Acura MDX vs.
2016 BMW X5:
Price, Performance & Features

Starting price1
$44,050 $54,700
Base engine
3.5L V-6 3.0L In-line 6 Cyl. Turbo
Front-wheel drive or All-wheel drive Rear-wheel drive or All-wheel drive
EPA Mileage Rating
(City / Hwy / Comb.)2
FWD: 19 / 27 / 22
w/ Idle Stop: 20 / 27 / 23
AWD: 18 / 26 / 21
w/ Idle Stop: 19 / 26 / 22
RWD: 18 / 25 / 21
AWD: 18 / 24 / 20
Horsepower (SAE net)
290 @ 6200 300 @ 5800
Curb weight
4001 4680
Power-to-weight ratio
.072 hp / lb .064 hp / lb
9-Speed automatic 9-Speed automatic
Paddle Shifters
Standard Optional
Active Sound Control
Available Not available
LED Headlights
Standard Optional
Leather seating
Standard Optional
GPS-linked, solar-sensing climate control10
Available Not available
Automatic climate control
Tri-zone Dual-Zone
Pandora® compatibility45
Available Not available
Aha compatibility
Available Not available
110-volt AC power outlet
Standard Optional
Third-row seating
Standard Optional (significantly less room)
Siri® Eyes Free
Standard Not available
Capless fuel door
Standard Not available
Rear camera50
Multi-view Single-view
Front track
66.3 64.7
Rear track
66.3 65.0
Automatic braking system (CMBS)
Standard Optional
Lane keeping assist59
Standard Optional
Adaptive cruise control53
Standard Not available
Second-row captain’s chairs
Available Not available
USB charge ports
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MDX competitor specifications and features sourced from competitive manufacture website. EPA Fuel economy ratings sourced from the EPA site ( Where used, the NHTSA 5-star ratings are sourced from the NHTSA site (

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