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Acura MDX
2022 Acura MDX
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$57,400
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.8
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Mazda CX-9
2021 Mazda CX-9
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$34,160
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.1
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Pontiac Torrent
2009 Pontiac Torrent
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$24,820
Starting Price (MSRP)
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Overview

Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
Engine
2.5L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
3.4L V6 Gas
Transmission
10-Speed Automatic
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Transmission
5-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 19 MPG
Hwy: 25 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 22 MPG
Hwy: 28 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 17 MPG
Hwy: 24 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.5 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
19 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
20 gallons
Seating Capacity
7 seater
Seating Capacity
7 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
2.5L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
3.4L V6 Gas
Horsepower
290 hp @ 6200 rpm
227 hp @ 5000 rpm
185 hp @ 5200 rpm
Torque
267 lb-ft @ 4700 rpm
310 lb-ft @ 2000 rpm
210 lb-ft @ 3800 rpm
Transmission
10-Speed Automatic
6-Speed Automatic
5-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,534 lbs
4,236 lbs
3,660 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
5,000 lbs
3,500 lbs
N/A

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
21 MPG
24 MPG
20 MPG
City
19 MPG
22 MPG
17 MPG
Highway
25 MPG
28 MPG
24 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.4 Tons/yr
7.4 Tons/yr
N/A
EPA rating
N/A
N/A
5

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
18.5 gallons
19 gallons
20 gallons
Cruising Range City
351.5 miles
418 miles
340 miles
Cruising Range Highway
462.5 miles
532 miles
480 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
198.4 in
199.4 in
188.8 in
Height
67.1 in
67.6 in
69.3 in
Max Width
78.7 in
77.5 in
71.4 in
Front Width
67.7 in
65.3 in
61.6 in
Rear Width
67.7 in
65.2 in
61.8 in
Wheelbase
113.8 in
115.3 in
112.5 in
Ground Clearance
N/A
N/A
7.9 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
7 seater
7 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.6 in
41 in
41.2 in
Front Seat Headroom
38.5 in
39.3 in
40.9 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
61.9 in
57.9 in
55.7 in
Front Seat Hip Room
59.3 in
56.7 in
51.1 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
38.5 in
39.4 in
40.2 in
Rear Seat Headroom
38.1 in
38.5 in
40.1 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
60.3 in
58.1 in
55.9 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
57.8 in
57.4 in
51.4 in
Third Row Leg Room
29 in
29.7 in
N/A
Third Row Headroom
36.2 in
35.4 in
N/A
Third Row Shoulder Room
55.1 in
53.1 in
N/A
Third Row Hip Room
40.6 in
40.1 in
N/A

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
95 ft³
71.2 ft³
68.6 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
48.4 ft³
38.2 ft³
35.2 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
18.1 ft³
14.4 ft³
N/A

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Variable pwr
Turning Diameter
40.5 ft
38.8 ft
41.8 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
20" x 9"
18" x 8"
16" x 6.5"
Rear Wheel Size
20" x 9"
18" x 8"
16" x 6.5"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Double Wishbone
Strut
Independent
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link
Independent

Tires

Front Tire
P255/50HR20
P255/60HR18
P235/65R16
Rear Tire
P255/50HR20
P255/60HR18
P235/65R16
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact
N/A

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

Lunar Silver Metallic
  • Deep Crystal Blue Mica
  • Jet Black Mica
  • Machine Gray Metallic
  • Snowflake White Pearl Mica
N/A

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Apex Blue Pearl
  • Apex Blue Pearl
  • Liquid Carbon Metallic
  • Liquid Carbon Metallic
  • Majestic Black Pearl
  • Majestic Black Pearl
  • Performance Red Pearl
  • Platinum White Pearl
  • Platinum White Pearl
N/A
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

  • Ebony, Perforated Milano Leather & Ultrasuede
  • Red, Perforated Milano Leather & Ultrasuede
  • Black, Cloth Seat Trim
  • Ebony, Base Cloth Seat Trim
  • Ebony, Nuance Leather Seating Inserts
  • Ebony, Premium Cloth Seat Trim
  • Sand, Base Cloth Seat Trim
  • Sand, Nuance Leather Seating Inserts
  • Sand, Premium Cloth Seat Trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Optional
Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Premium Sound System
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Satellite Radio
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Optional
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard
Optional

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Standard
Optional
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Sun/Moonroof
Standard
Not Available
Optional

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Cross-Traffic Alert
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Rear Parking Aid
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Standard
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
N/A
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
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
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
6 Years / 100,000 Miles
Drivetrain
6 Years / 70,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 100,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
5 Years / 100,000 Miles
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