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Acura MDX
2021 Acura MDX
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$44,500
Starting Price (MSRP)
N/A
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Buick Enclave
2021 Buick Enclave
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$40,000
Starting Price (MSRP)
7.8
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Chevrolet Traverse
2021 Chevrolet Traverse
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$29,800
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.6
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Overview

Engine
3.5-liter V6 Gas
Engine
3.6-liter V6 Gas
Engine
3.6-liter V6 Gas
Transmission
9-Speed Automatic
Transmission
9-Speed Automatic
Transmission
9-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 27 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 18 MPG
Hwy: 26 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 18 MPG
Hwy: 27 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
19.5 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
19 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
19.4 gallons
Seating Capacity
7 seater
Seating Capacity
7 seater
Seating Capacity
8 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.5-liter V6 Gas
3.6-liter V6 Gas
3.6-liter V6 Gas
Horsepower
290 hp @ 6200 rpm
310 hp @ 6800 rpm
310 hp @ 6800 rpm
Torque
267 lb-ft @ 4700 rpm
266 lb-ft @ 2800 rpm
266 lb-ft @ 2800 rpm
Transmission
9-Speed Automatic
9-Speed Automatic
9-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Electric Rack & Pinion
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter
38.7 ft
39 ft
39 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
N/A
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
18" x 8"
18" x TBD
18" x TBD
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 8"
18" x TBD
18" x TBD

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
MacPherson Strut
N/A
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
5-Link
N/A

Tires

Front Tire
P245/60HR18
P255/65R18
P255/65R18
Rear Tire
P245/60HR18
P255/65R18
P255/65R18
Spare Tire
N/A
T135/70R18
T135/70R18

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
23 MPG
21 MPG
21 MPG
City
20 MPG
18 MPG
18 MPG
Highway
27 MPG
26 MPG
27 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.7 Tons/yr
8.4 (2020) Tons/yr
8.4 (2020) Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
19.5 gallons
19 gallons
19.4 gallons
Cruising Range City
390 miles
342 miles
349.2 miles
Cruising Range Highway
526.5 miles
494 miles
523.8 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
196.2 in
204.3 in
204.3 in
Height
67.4 in
69.9 in
70.7 in
Max Width
77.7 in
78.8 in
78.6 in
Front Width
66.3 in
67.3 in
67.3 in
Rear Width
66.3 in
67 in
67 in
Wheelbase
111 in
120.9 in
120.9 in
Ground Clearance
5.6 in
7.7 in
7.51 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
7 seater
7 seater
8 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.4 in
41.2 in
41 in
Front Seat Headroom
38.1 in
42.6 in
41.3 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
61.1 in
62.4 in
62.1 in
Front Seat Hip Room
57.5 in
59.1 in
58.1 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
38.5 in
38.9 in
38.4 in
Rear Seat Headroom
38.3 in
39.9 in
40 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
59.1 in
61.7 in
62.2 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
57.8 in
57.7 in
56.9 in
Third Row Leg Room
28.1 in
33.5 in
33.5 in
Third Row Headroom
35.6 in
37.6 in
38.2 in
Third Row Shoulder Room
54.7 in
57.3 in
57.5 in
Third Row Hip Room
40.6 in
48.5 in
48.5 in

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,032 lbs
4,359 lbs
N/A
Maximum Towing Capacity
3,500 lbs
N/A
N/A

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
90.9 ft³
97.6 ft³
98.2 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
43.4 ft³
58 ft³
57.8 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
15.8 ft³
23.6 ft³
23 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Lunar Silver Metallic
  • Modern Steel Metallic
  • Platinum White Pearl
  • Platinum White Pearl
  • Majestic Black Pearl
  • Majestic Black Pearl
  • Performance Red Pearl
N/A
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

  • Ebony, Premium Leather-Trimmed Interior
  • Graystone, Premium Leather-Trimmed Interior
  • Parchment, Premium Leather-Trimmed Interior
  • Dark Galvanized with Ebony interior accents, Cloth seats
  • Jet Black, Premium cloth seat trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

WiFi Hotspot
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Not Available
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Not Available
Standard
Not Available

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Cloth Seats
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Premium Synthetic Seats
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Not Available
Standard
Standard

Comfort

Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Power Liftgate
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Power Mirror(s)
Not Available
Standard
Standard
A/C
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Climate Control
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Cruise Control
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Hands-Free Liftgate
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Heated Front Seat(s)
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Remote Engine Start
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Remote Trunk Release
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Universal Garage Door Opener
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Rear A/C
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Keyless Start
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Navigation from Telematics
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Telematics
Not Available
Standard
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Rear Parking Aid
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
ABS
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Not Available
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Side Crash Rating
Rollover Rating

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Drivetrain
6 Years / 70,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Maintenance Note
N/A
1 Year/1 Visit
1 Year/1 Visit
Rust-Through
N/A
6 Years / 100,000 Miles
6 Years / 100,000 Miles
Warranty Note
N/A
Preliminary 2021 Warranty
Preliminary 2021 Warranty
Drivetrain Note
N/A
N/A
Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance Note
N/A
N/A
Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles