Take a look under the hood of the 2018 Acura MDX
2018 Acura MDX Engine Options and Performance
The crossover segment has become one of the most popular vehicle classes. These vehicles have drawn the attention of consumers by offering impressive versatility and performance. This segment has seen an influx of new models that cater to car shoppers looking for a crossover that offers an added level of refinement and luxury. The Acura MDX is one of these luxury crossover models. The 2018 Acura MDX engine options and performance set this crossover apart from the competition.
Acura MDX V-6 Engine Performance
Under the hood of all 2018 Acura MDX models will be a 3.5-liter V-6 engine. This engine gives drivers access to 290 horsepower and 267 pound-feet of torque. This power is sent to the wheels of the crossover via either front-wheel drive, or Acura’s Super Handling-All Wheel Drive system.
Fuel Economy and Efficiency Ratings
The drive system selected affects the fuel economy ratings earned by the 2018 Acura MDX. Models equipped with the front-wheel drive system are rated at an estimated 20 miles per gallon in the city and 27 miles per gallon on the highways. All-wheel drive models are rated at up to 19 miles per gallon in the city and 26 miles per gallon on the highways.*
The 2018 Acura MDX can be equipped with the Idle Stop system. This technology shuts down the engine when the crossover comes to a stop to save fuel, and improve efficiency ratings.