2015 Acura MDX Specifications

6/2/2014 9:58:00 AM

SPECIFICATIONS

ENGINE MDX MDX SH-AWD
Engine Type Direct Injection V-6 Direct Injection V-6
Displacement (liters) 3.5 3.5
Horsepower @ rpm (SAE net) 290 @ 6200 290 @ 6200
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm) (SAE net) 267 @ 4500 267 @ 4500
Valvetrain 24-Valve, SOHC i-VTEC® 24-Valve, SOHC i-VTEC®
Variable Cylinder Management™ (VCM®)
Compression Ratio 11.5:1 11.5:1
Throttle Control Drive-by-Wire Throttle System Drive-by-Wire Throttle System
Idle Stop  -
CARB Emissions Rating ULEV-2 ULEV-2
Tune-Up Interval 100k +/- Miles No Scheduled Tune-Ups 100k +/- Miles No Scheduled Tune-Ups

 

DRIVETRAIN - TRANSMISSION MDX MDX SH-AWD
Front-Wheel Drive -
Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ (SH-AWD®)  -
6-Speed Automatic Transmission
Sequential SportShift Paddle Shifters
Gear Ratios
1st 3.36 3.36
2nd 2.09 2.09
3rd 1.48 1.48
4th 1.07 1.07
5th 0.75 0.75
6th 0.56 0.56
Reverse 2.27 2.27
Final Drive  4.25 4.25
Towing Capacity 3500 lbs with 350-lb Tongue Weight 3500 lbs with 350-lb Tongue Weight*
* Towing capacity can be increased to 5000 lbs for MDX SH-AWD with dealer installed accessory 

 

SUSPENSION - CHASSIS MDX MDX SH-AWD
MacPherson Strut Front Suspension
Multi-Link Rear Suspension 
Stabilizer Bar (mm, front/rear) 24.0 / 25.4 25.0 / 26.5
Amplitude Reactive Dampers
Electric Power-Assisted Rack-and-Pinion Steering (EPS)
Integrated Dynamics System (IDS)
Agile Handling Assist Brake Vectoring System 
Ventilated Front Disc / Solid Rear Disc Brakes (in) 12.6 / 13.0 12.6 / 13.0
Aluminum Alloy Wheels 18 x 8.0 Machine-Finished 18 x 8.0 Machine-Finished
Aluminum Alloy Wheels (Technology Package) 19 x 8.0 Machine Finished  19 x 8.0 Machine Finished 
Aluminum Alloy Wheels (Advance Package) 19 x 8.0 19 x 8.0
Tires 245/60 R18 High-Performance All-Season 245/60 R18 High-Performance All-Season
Tires (Technology and Advance Packages) 245/55 R19 High-Performance All-Season 245/55 R19 High-Performance All-Season
Steering Ratio 15.7 15.7
Turning Diameter, Curb to Curb (ft) 37.6 37.6

 

EXTERIOR DIMENSIONS MDX MDX SH-AWD
Wheelbase (in) 111.0 111.0
Length (in) 193.6 193.6
Height (in) 67.6 67.6
Width (in) 77.2 77.2
Track (in, front/rear) 66.3  / 66.3 66.3  / 66.3
Ground Clearance (in, unladen) 7.3 7.3
Angle (Approach/ Departure/ Breakover) 14.9°/ 19.4°/ 15.2°  14.9°/ 19.4°/ 15.2° 

 

INTERIOR DIMENSIONS MDX MDX SH-AWD
Headroom (in, first row/second row/third row) 38.1 / 38.3 / 35.6 38.1 / 38.3 / 35.6
Legroom (in, first row/second row/third row) 41.4 / 36.6 / 28.1 41.4 / 36.6 / 28.1
Shoulder Room (in, first row/second row/third row) 61.1 / 59.1 / 54.7 61.1 / 59.1 / 54.7
Hiproom (in, first row/second row/third row) 57.5 / 57.8 / 40.6 57.5 / 57.8 / 40.6
EPA Passenger Volume (cu ft) 132.3 132.3
Cargo Volume (cu ft) (Max): Behind Third Row 14.8* (15.8†) 14.8* (15.8†)
Cargo Volume (cu ft) (Max): Behind Second Row 38.4* (45.1†) 38.4* (45.1†)
Cargo Volume (cu ft)  (Max): Behind First Row 68.4* (90.9†) 68.4* (90.9†)
* Based on SAE J1100 cargo volume measurement standard.
† Based on SAE J1100 cargo volume measurement standard plus floor space between first and second seats and front seats moved forward.  This figure compares more accurately with most competitive measurements.

 

FUEL ECONOMY - CAPACITIES  - WEIGHTS MDX MDX SH-AWD
Anticipated 2015 EPA Fuel Economy Ratings (City/Highway/Combined) 20/28/23 18/27/21
Recommended Fuel Premium Unleaded 91 Octane Premium Unleaded 91 Octane
Fuel Tank Capacity (U.S. gal) 19.5 19.5
Curb Weight (lbs) 4025 4255
Curb Weight with Technology Package (lbs) 4041 4270
Curb Weight with Technology and Entertainment Packages (lbs) 4063 4294
Curb Weight with Advance Package (lbs) 4103 4332
Weight Distribution (% front/rear) 60 / 40 58 / 42