Compare Acura MDX vs Mercedes-AMG GLE 53 SUV

Overview

Engine
3.5-liter V6 Gas
Engine
3.0-liter Turbo Inline-6 Hybrid
Transmission
9-Speed Automatic
Transmission
9-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Other
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 27 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 18 MPG
Hwy: 22 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
19.5 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
3.5-liter V6 Gas
3.0-liter Turbo Inline-6 Hybrid
Horsepower
290 hp @ 6200 rpm
429 hp @ 6100 rpm
Torque
267 lb-ft @ 4700 rpm
384 lb-ft @ 1800 rpm
Transmission
9-Speed Automatic
9-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Other

Steering

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

Wheels

Wheels Type
N/A
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
18" x 8"
20" x 9"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 8"
20" x 9"

Suspension

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

Tires

Front Tire
P245/60HR18
P275/50HR20
Rear Tire
P245/60HR18
P275/50HR20
Spare Tire
N/A
Compact

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
23 MPG
19 MPG
City
20 MPG
18 MPG
Highway
27 MPG
22 MPG

Emissions

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

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
19.5 gallons
22.5 gallons
Cruising Range City
390 miles
405 miles
Cruising Range Highway
526.5 miles
495 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
196.2 in
194.4 in
Height
67.4 in
70.2 in
Max Width
77.7 in
79.3 in
Front Width
66.3 in
66.2 in
Rear Width
66.3 in
67.9 in
Wheelbase
111 in
117.9 in
Ground Clearance
5.6 in
7.5 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
7 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.4 in
N/A
Front Seat Headroom
38.1 in
42.3 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
61.1 in
59.3 in
Front Seat Hip Room
57.5 in
60.8 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
38.5 in
N/A
Rear Seat Headroom
38.3 in
40.4 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
59.1 in
58.4 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
57.8 in
59.9 in
Third Row Leg Room
28.1 in
N/A
Third Row Headroom
35.6 in
N/A
Third Row Shoulder Room
54.7 in
N/A
Third Row Hip Room
40.6 in
N/A

Weight and Towing

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

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
90.9 ft³
N/A
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
43.4 ft³
N/A
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
15.8 ft³
N/A

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
  • Black
  • Polar White

Optional Exterior Colors

N/A
  • 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, Premium Leather-Trimmed Interior
  • Graystone, Premium Leather-Trimmed Interior
  • Parchment, Premium Leather-Trimmed Interior
  • Black w/Red Stitching, MB Tex Upholstery

Optional Interior Materials

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

Features and Options

Infotainment

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

Interior Trim

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

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Not Available
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Optional
Lane Keeping Assist
Not Available
Optional
ABS
Not Available
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Not Available
Standard
Brake Assist
Not Available
Standard
Stability Control
Not Available
Standard
Traction Control
Not Available
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

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

Airbags

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