Safety is a primary consideration for most car buyers. Regarding the 2023 Acura MDX, this SUV has long been known for its high-level performance and smooth handling.

However, what’s available in the safety department? Learn what safety technology makes this model a great choice for commuters across all demographics.


The Acura MDX comes with AcuraWatch, the brand’s suite of safety features. The following features come standard and is available across all trims.

  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™: Warns the driver when the radar senses a frontal collision is likely. In the event a collision is imminent, the system can apply automatic braking to minimize impact.
  • Road Departure Mitigation: Alerts the driver when it senses the vehicle is gradually drifting into the next lane. The system can apply braking and adjust torque to keep the vehicle in its lane.
  • Adaptive Cruise Control with Low-Speed Follow: Maintains a set speed and distance from the vehicle in front of you. This helps minimize driver fatigue by reducing manual driver input.
  • Lane Keeping Assist System: Uses steering assistance at highway speeds to keep your vehicle within its lane.

Available Safety Features

In addition to the AcuraWatch, you can enhance your vehicle with optional safety assistance systems. This includes a surround-view camera, a blind spot information system, and low speed braking control to list a few. These features help you maintain awareness of your surroundings and act as an extra set of eyes.

As you can see, the 2023 Acura MDX comes with a number of safety features that protect the driver and passengers. This makes the model an excellent choice for families and those who plan to do a lot of carpooling. Stop by Acura of Peabody and proceed to our Acura finance center for purchase information.