Compare Acura MDX vs Mercedes-AMG GLE 53 SUV

Overview

Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
Engine
3.0L Turbo Inline-6 Gas
Transmission
10-Speed Automatic
Transmission
9-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 19 MPG
Hwy: 25 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 18 MPG
Hwy: 22 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.5 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
22.5 gallons
Seating Capacity
7 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
3.0L Turbo Inline-6 Gas
Horsepower
290 hp @ 6200 rpm
429 hp @ 6100 rpm
Torque
267 lb-ft @ 4700 rpm
384 lb-ft @ 1800 rpm
Transmission
10-Speed Automatic
9-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,534 lbs
N/A
Maximum Towing Capacity
5,000 lbs
N/A

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
21 MPG
19 MPG
City
19 MPG
18 MPG
Highway
25 MPG
22 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.4 Tons/yr
9.4 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
18.5 gallons
22.5 gallons
Cruising Range City
351.5 miles
405 miles
Cruising Range Highway
462.5 miles
495 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
198.4 in
194.4 in
Height
67.1 in
70.2 in
Max Width
78.7 in
79.3 in
Front Width
67.7 in
66.2 in
Rear Width
67.7 in
67.9 in
Wheelbase
113.8 in
117.9 in
Ground Clearance
N/A
7.5 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
7 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.6 in
N/A
Front Seat Headroom
38.5 in
42.3 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
61.9 in
59.3 in
Front Seat Hip Room
59.3 in
60.8 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
38.5 in
N/A
Rear Seat Headroom
38.1 in
40.4 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
60.3 in
58.4 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
57.8 in
59.9 in
Third Row Leg Room
29 in
N/A
Third Row Headroom
36.2 in
N/A
Third Row Shoulder Room
55.1 in
N/A
Third Row Hip Room
40.6 in
N/A

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
95 ft³
N/A
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
48.4 ft³
N/A
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
18.1 ft³
N/A

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
40.5 ft
N/A

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
20" x 9"
20" x 9"
Rear Wheel Size
20" x 9"
20" x 9"

Suspension

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

Tires

Front Tire
P255/50HR20
P275/50HR20
Rear Tire
P255/50HR20
P275/50HR20
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

Lunar Silver Metallic
  • Black
  • Polar White

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
  • Brilliant Blue Metallic
  • Emerald Green Metallic
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Lunar Blue Metallic
  • Mojave Silver Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Metallic
  • Selenite Grey
  • designo Cardinal Red Metallic
  • designo Diamond White Metallic

Standard Interior Materials

  • Ebony, Perforated Milano Leather & Ultrasuede
  • Red, Perforated Milano Leather & Ultrasuede
  • Black w/Red Stitching, MB Tex Upholstery

Optional Interior Materials

N/A
  • Black, Perforated Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Beige w/Black & Stitching, Exclusive Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Exclusive Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Magma Grey/Black w/Stitch, Exclusive Nappa Leather Upholstery

Features and Options

Infotainment

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

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Optional
Leather Seats
Standard
Optional
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Optional
Sun/Moonroof
Standard
Standard

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

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

Airbags

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

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Drivetrain
6 Years / 70,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Hybrid/Electric Components
N/A
8 Years / 100,000 Miles