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Acura MDX Vs. Acura RDX Comparison



Acura MDX Vs. Acura RDX Towing Capacity In Verona, New JerseyIf you are shopping for a new three-row luxury SUV you might also be looking at Acura towing capacity. Just because you want to be comfortable and enjoy such luxurious accommodations as an independent climate zone and available heated seats on the new MDX doesn't mean you don't care about towing ability.

Since you are thinking about the new Acura MDX for your daily commute to Newark, you might be wondering how it compares to the new RDX in terms of towing capacity. While both vehicles offer impressive performance, seductive styling, and innovative technology, it's likely that you can only pick one. So, how do you decide which new Acura SUV meets your towing requirements and will accompany you on your weekend adventures?

To help you choose, we've put together a chart below that highlights how these two Acura SUVs compare so you can make an informed decision.

Vehicle FWD Max Tow Rating SH-AWD Max Tow Rating
Acura MDX 3,500-pounds 5,000-pounds
Acura RDX 1500-pounds 1500-pounds

After you opt for the new RDX A-Spec® Package or the MDX Entertainment Package, you'll be ready to lease or finance your new Acura. To help you decide which payment method is right for you, our finance associates can review the similarities and differences between buying versus leasing.


VS

2019 Acura MDX

2019 Acura RDX

Starting MSRP

Acura MDX
$45,295

Acura RDX
$38,395

Performance

3.5-liter direct injection V-6
290 @ 6200

2.0L VTEC Turbo
272 @ 6500

MPG Rating (City/Highway/Combined)

20 / 27 / 23

22 / 28 / 24

Front Headroom

38.1 in (968 mm)

40 in (1016 mm)

Cargo Area Volume Behind 1st Row

68.446(90.947)

58.9 (79.8)

Powertrain Warranty

6-year/70,000-mile limited warranty

6-year/70,000-mile limited warranty

Suspension

MacPherson Strut Front Suspension / Multi-Link Rear Suspension

MacPherson Strut Front Suspension / Multi-Link Rear Suspension

Tires

P245/60 R18

P235/55 R19

Features

  • Available Features On The MDX
  • Sport Seats with Premium Leather-Trimmed Interior
  • Heated Front Seats
  • 2nd-Row 4-Way Manual Seats
  • Smart Entry
  • Pushbutton Ignition
  • Lane Keeping Assist System
  • Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink®
  • Electronic Gear Selector
  • Active Sound Control
  • 12-Volt Power Outlet
  • Acura Premium Audio System
  • Available Features On The RDX
  • SiriusXM® Satellite Radio
  • Bluetooth® streaming audio
  • USB Audio Interface with Smartphone Integration
  • MP3/Auxiliary input jack
  • True Touchpad Interface™
  • 7-Inch Color Multi-Information Display (MID)
  • Apple CarPlay™ Integration
  • Natural Language Voice Recognition
  • Multi-View Rear Camera with Dynamic Guidelines
  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™)

When you are ready to experience how both of these vehicles perform on the roads of Verona, New Jersey, schedule your Acura test drive online then take the short trip to our local Acura dealership.

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