2018 Acura MDX Review

The 2018 Acura MDX is a stylish and spacious midsize SUV that offers a lot in terms of comfort, power, and features. If you're looking for the right luxury SUV to help you maneuver the hilly roads of the Mission Viejo, Laguna Niguel, and Aliso Viejo areas, then you may be able to call off your search. But first, let our team of experts at Norm Reeves Acura of Mission Viejo give you a little more details and insight into this luxury SUV.

We'll be reviewing a lot of aspects of the 2018 Acura MDX. We'll give you a sense of its performance and power, its spacious cabin and sophisticated features, and even the vehicle's safety. Reading about this stylish SUV will help prepare you to experience it in person; only then can you truly decide.

2018 Acura MDX Specs

The Acura MDX gets its impressive abilities from its outfitted 3.5L V6 engine that's capable of delivering 290 horsepower and 267 lb-ft of torque. It gets mated with a 9-speed automatic transmission that provides smooth transitions when accelerating. The upcoming Acura MDX Sport Hybrid has a 3.0L V6 engine which is comprised of a 3-motor system that allows the vehicle to get 257 horsepower and 218 lb-ft of torque, while improving the vehicle's overall efficiency for the 2018 year.

Acura MDX Interior Space

 

Row                      Head Room                       Leg Room                          Cargo Space Behind Row

1                            38.1 inches                        41.4 inches                        68.4 ft3

2                            38.3 inches                        36.6 inches                        38.4 ft3

3                            35.6 inches                        28.1 inches                        15.8 ft3

The 2018 Acura MDX comes equipped with three rows. Third row seating in these Acura models offer 3-point seat belts and adjustable headrests. Second row seating can be folded down with the push of a button.

Second row seating also comes with the flexibility of 60/40 seating and 50/50 split third-row seating. When both the third and second row seating are folded down, the Acura MDX offers over 90 ft3 of cargo space.

Media & Technology Features

The 2018 Acura MDX comes equipped with an 8-speaker Acura Premium Audio system to deliver your entertainment from the CD/MP3/WMA player, the radio, Pandora®, or the 3-month trial of SiriusXM® Satellite Radio. The vehicle comes with Bluetooth® which allows you to stream media from your smartphone, or connect a device to the USB port or auxiliary input. You can access these features by touching the 8-inch On Demand Multi-Use Display 2.0 screen. This screen even keeps you connected by displaying your incoming text messages.

Acura MDX Safety

This luxury SUV certainly delivers with its safety features by including driver-assisting technology with the standard base model. Features like Collision Mitigation Braking System™, Lane Keeping Assist, Adaptive Cruise Control with Low-Speed Follow, and Road Departure Mitigation are all available without any upgrades. These features are designed to add more precautions, security, and precision to your driving.

The vehicle also comes outfitted with the next generation Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ Body Structure. This outer body features reinforced braces that can help disperse the force of a collision from affecting the passenger's inside. The advanced front airbags can inflate based on the force of collision, while the side-impact airbags and the side-curtain airbags offer additional protection.

Taking the Next Step Toward the 2018 Acura MDX

In this 2018 Acura MDX vehicle review, you got a great sense of what this luxury vehicle offers. However, if you're still curious about this vehicle and how it would fare as your mode of transportation, you should give the vehicle a closer look by dropping by Norm Reeves Acura of Mission Viejo.

Want to see how the Acura MDX handles? Contact our team to schedule a test drive with us. At Norm Reeves Acura of Mission Viejo, we're thrilled to give drivers in the Mission Viejo, Laguna Niguel, and Aliso Viejo areas hands-on experience with the vehicles that they're interested in.

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