Compare Acura MDX vs Nissan Pathfinder

Overview

Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
Transmission
9-Speed Automatic
Transmission
9-speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 27 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 27 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
19.5 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
19.5 gallons
Seating Capacity
7 seater
Seating Capacity
7 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
3.5L V6 Gas
Horsepower
290 hp @ 6200 rpm
284 hp @ 6400 rpm
Torque
267 lb-ft @ 4700 rpm
259 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
Transmission
9-Speed Automatic
9-speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,032 lbs
4,293 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
3,500 lbs
6,000 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
23 MPG
23 MPG
City
20 MPG
20 MPG
Highway
27 MPG
27 MPG

Emissions

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

Fuel Tank

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

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
196.2 in
198.5 in
Height
67.4 in
69.5 in
Max Width
77.7 in
77.3 in
Front Width
66.3 in
65.7 in
Rear Width
66.3 in
65.7 in
Wheelbase
111 in
114.2 in
Ground Clearance
5.6 in
7 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
7 seater
7 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.4 in
42.2 in
Front Seat Headroom
38.1 in
42.2 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
61.1 in
60.9 in
Front Seat Hip Room
57.5 in
56.8 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
38.5 in
41.7 in
Rear Seat Headroom
38.3 in
39.4 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
59.1 in
60.4 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
57.8 in
56 in
Third Row Leg Room
28.1 in
30.7 in
Third Row Headroom
35.6 in
37.8 in
Third Row Shoulder Room
54.7 in
57.1 in
Third Row Hip Room
40.6 in
42 in

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
90.9 ft³
79.5 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
43.4 ft³
47.4 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
15.8 ft³
16.2 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
38.7 ft
38.7 ft

Wheels

Front Wheel Size
18" x 8"
18" x 7.5"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 8"
18" x 7.5"

Suspension

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

Tires

Front Tire
P245/60HR18
P235/65TR18
Rear Tire
P245/60HR18
P235/65TR18
Spare Tire
N/A
Compact

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
  • Brilliant Silver Metallic
  • Caspian Blue Metallic
  • Glacier White
  • Gun Metallic
  • Magnetic Black Pearl

Standard Interior Materials

  • Ebony, Premium Leather-Trimmed Interior
  • Graystone, Premium Leather-Trimmed Interior
  • Parchment, Premium Leather-Trimmed Interior
  • Charcoal, Cloth Seating Surfaces

Safety

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Side Crash Rating
Rollover Rating

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
6 Years / 70,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles