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Acura MDX
2022 Acura MDX
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$57,400
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.8
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Volkswagen Atlas
2021 Volkswagen Atlas
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$31,545
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.3
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Volkswagen Touareg
2017 Volkswagen Touareg
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$49,495
Starting Price (MSRP)
N/A
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Overview

Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
Engine
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
3.6L V6 Gas
Transmission
10-Speed Automatic
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 19 MPG
Hwy: 25 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 24 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 17 MPG
Hwy: 23 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.5 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.6 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
26.4 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
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
3.6L V6 Gas
Horsepower
290 hp @ 6200 rpm
235 hp @ 4500 rpm
280 hp @ 6200 rpm
Torque
267 lb-ft @ 4700 rpm
258 lb-ft @ 1600 rpm
266 lb-ft @ 2500 rpm
Transmission
10-Speed Automatic
8-Speed Automatic
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,534 lbs
4,253 lbs
N/A
Maximum Towing Capacity
5,000 lbs
N/A
7,716 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
21 MPG
22 MPG
19 MPG
City
19 MPG
21 MPG
17 MPG
Highway
25 MPG
24 MPG
23 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.4 Tons/yr
8.1 Tons/yr
9.2 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
18.5 gallons
18.6 gallons
26.4 gallons
Cruising Range City
351.5 miles
390.6 miles
448.8 miles
Cruising Range Highway
462.5 miles
446.4 miles
607.2 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
198.4 in
198.3 in
N/A
Height
67.1 in
70 in
68.2 in
Max Width
78.7 in
78.3 in
76.4 in
Front Width
67.7 in
67.2 in
65.2 in
Rear Width
67.7 in
67.8 in
66 in
Wheelbase
113.8 in
117.3 in
113.9 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
7 seater
7 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.6 in
41.5 in
41.4 in
Front Seat Headroom
38.5 in
41.3 in
39.6 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
61.9 in
61.5 in
59.8 in
Front Seat Hip Room
59.3 in
58.2 in
N/A
Rear Seat Leg Room
38.5 in
37.6 in
36.7 in
Rear Seat Headroom
38.1 in
40.4 in
38.9 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
60.3 in
60.8 in
56.7 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
57.8 in
58 in
N/A
Third Row Leg Room
29 in
33.7 in
N/A
Third Row Headroom
36.2 in
38.3 in
N/A
Third Row Shoulder Room
55.1 in
54.9 in
N/A
Third Row Hip Room
40.6 in
45.1 in
N/A

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
95 ft³
96.8 ft³
64 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
48.4 ft³
55.5 ft³
32.1 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
18.1 ft³
20.6 ft³
32.1 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
40.5 ft
38.1 ft
39 ft

Wheels

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

Suspension

Front Suspension
Double Wishbone
Strut
N/A
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link
N/A

Tires

Front Tire
P255/50HR20
P245/60HR18
P255/55HR18
Rear Tire
P255/50HR20
P245/60HR18
P255/55HR18
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

Lunar Silver Metallic
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Pyrite Silver Metallic
  • Tourmaline Blue Metallic
  • Black Oak Brown Metallic
  • Canyon Gray Metallic
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Deep Red Metallic
  • Moonlight Blue Pearl
  • Pure White
  • Reef Blue Metallic
  • Reflex Silver Metallic
  • Sand Gold Metallic

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
  • Titan Black, Cloth Seating Surfaces
  • Black Anthracite, V-Tex Leatherette Seating Surfaces
  • Cornsilk Beige, V-Tex Leatherette Seating Surfaces

Features and Options

Infotainment

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

Interior Trim

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

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Rear Parking Aid
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Standard
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
Standard
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
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
7 Years / 100,000 Miles
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
6 Years / 70,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
10 Years / 100,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Maintenance
N/A
2 Years / 20,000 Miles
N/A
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