If you’re looking for an SUV that offers comfort, value, performance, and safety, the 2016 Acura MDX is the right choice for you! This three row SUV seats up to seven passengers and offers a lot of bang for its buck. Keep reading to check out everything that this luxury crossover has to offer!
What comes under the hood?
The 2016 Acura MDX comes powered by a 3.5-liter V6 engine that generates 290 horsepower and 267 lb-ft of torque. It comes paired to a nine-speed automatic transmission and front-wheel drive. Drivers can opt for all-wheel (SH-AWD) drive as well. The EPA estimates that it will average 19/27 mpg, city and highway, with front-wheel drive and 18/26 mpg, respectively, with AWD. When equipped with the Advance package option, it gets an auto stop-start feature that will increase efficiency.
Is it a safe car to drive?
Absolutely. The Acura brand is known for its safe and reliable vehicles. After receiving the top score of Good in all of the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s crash tests, it earned the coveted honor of being named an IIHS Top Safety Pick. Safety features include four-wheel antilock disc brakes, traction and stability control, all the class standard airbags, and active front head restraints. Available or optional advanced features include blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert, a frontal collision warning system, automatic braking for frontal crash mitigation, lane departure warning, lane keep assist, and Road Departure Mitigation.
How are the tech features?
Excellent. It features twin dashboard displays in a 7-inch touchscreen and 8-inch information display, a multi-angle rearview camera, Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, Siri Eyes Free voice control for compatible iPhones, and an eight-speaker sound system with a CD player, USB interface, Pandora, and satellite radio compatibility. Available features include a navigation system, voice controls, a color drive information center, AcuraLink, and an upgraded sound system.
To check out all the features and available specs, head on down to your local Acura dealers serving Boston, Acura of Peabody, to speak to a member of our team and get set up on a test drive today!
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