Acura MDX Hybrid is a six to seven-seat large-size vehicle in the Luxury SUV category. For the 2018 model year, there are two trim-lines to choose from, both with the same 3.0L V-6 engine that produces 321 horsepower. EPA-estimated annual premium gasoline expense is $2,600, which over the course of five years will cost you $2,500 in extra fuel spending. It has a 5-stars overall crash safety rating by NHTSA.
2018 MDX Hybrid has a relatively short wheelbase ( 111.0 in) and a wider body structure compared to vehicles of similar length and class. It is relatively heavier with curb weight of 4471 - 4484 lbs.
2018 MDX Hybrid seats from six to seven adults. It has class-leading first-row passenger room on only two measurements - shoulders and hips - and larger than average room for first-row passengers on legs. When it comes to second-row passenger room, MDX Hybrid ia a class-leader on only two measurements - hips and head - and has a larger than average room for second-row passengers on legs and shoulders. Cargo volume behind second-row seats is the largest among its peers with 43.4 cu. ft.
2018 MDX Sport Hybrid SH-AWD w/Technology Package
2018 MDX Sport Hybrid SH-AWD w/Advance Package
|Engine||3.0L V-6||3.0L V-6|
|HP||321 hp||321 hp|
|Drivetrain||All Wheel Drive||All Wheel Drive|
|City||26 MPG||26 MPG|
|Highway||27 MPG||27 MPG|
|Combined||27 MPG||27 MPG|
|Annual Fuel Cost||$2,600||$2,600|
2018 MDX SUV Hybrid comes in two trim levels, with an average price that is $5,352 more compared to its rivals. With a heavier body, and on average more powerful engine, MDX Hybrid has a class-leading fuel economy of 27 mpg.
2018 MDX SUV Hybrid has a 5-star NHTSA overall crash safety rating, which is higher than the average among other competing models. Furthermore, it has higher than average ratings for all three crash tests: Front, Side, and Side Plole. Customers have filed forty-four complaints, which is more than the average for its rivals. There are also five recalls issued by Acura, which by itself is a relatively high number.