Compare Acura MDX vs Mercedes-Benz R-Class

Overview

Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
Transmission
9-Speed Automatic
Transmission
N/A
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 27 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 16 MPG
Hwy: 21 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
19.5 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
21.1 gallons
Seating Capacity
7 seater
Seating Capacity
6 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
3.5L V6 Gas
Horsepower
290 hp @ 6200 rpm
302 hp @ 6500 rpm
Torque
267 lb-ft @ 4700 rpm
273 lb-ft @ 6500 rpm
Transmission
9-Speed Automatic
N/A
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,032 lbs
5,622 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
3,500 lbs
N/A

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

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

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.7 Tons/yr
10.2 Tons/yr
EPA rating
N/A
3

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
19.5 gallons
21.1 gallons
Cruising Range City
390 miles
337.6 miles
Cruising Range Highway
526.5 miles
443.1 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
196.2 in
203.1 in
Height
67.4 in
65.4 in
Max Width
77.7 in
85.4 in
Front Width
66.3 in
65.5 in
Rear Width
66.3 in
65 in
Wheelbase
111 in
126.6 in
Ground Clearance
5.6 in
5.8 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
7 seater
6 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.4 in
39.8 in
Front Seat Headroom
38.1 in
39.8 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
61.1 in
60.3 in
Front Seat Hip Room
57.5 in
N/A
Rear Seat Leg Room
38.5 in
36.2 in
Rear Seat Headroom
38.3 in
40.4 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
59.1 in
59.6 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
57.8 in
N/A
Third Row Leg Room
28.1 in
32.4 in
Third Row Headroom
35.6 in
37.2 in
Third Row Shoulder Room
54.7 in
52.8 in
Third Row Hip Room
40.6 in
N/A

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
90.9 ft³
85 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
43.4 ft³
42.2 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
15.8 ft³
15.2 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Pwr Rack-&-Pinion
Turning Diameter
38.7 ft
41 ft

Wheels

Front Wheel Size
18" x 8"
19" x 8.0"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 8"
19" x 8.0"

Suspension

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

Tires

Front Tire
P245/60HR18
P255/50R19
Rear Tire
P245/60HR18
P255/50R19
Spare Tire
N/A
P195/75R18

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

Standard Interior Materials

  • Ebony, Premium Leather-Trimmed Interior
  • Graystone, Premium Leather-Trimmed Interior
  • Parchment, Premium Leather-Trimmed Interior
  • Almond Beige, MB-Tex seat trim
  • Ash, MB-Tex seat trim
  • Black, MB-Tex seat trim

Optional Interior Materials

N/A
  • Almond Beige, Leather seat trim
  • Almond Beige/Black, Leather seat trim
  • Ash, Leather seat trim
  • Ash/Black, Leather seat trim
  • Black, Leather seat trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

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

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Not Available
Standard
Cloth Seats
Not Available
Standard
Leather Seats
Not Available
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Not Available
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Not Available
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Not Available
Standard
Woodgrain Interior Trim
Not Available
Standard
Sun/Moonroof
Not Available
Standard

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Not Available
Optional
Rear Parking Aid
Not Available
Optional
Blind Spot Monitor
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
Passenger Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Rear Side Air Bag
Not Available
Standard

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
Unlimited Years / Unlimited Miles