2018 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid is Now Available

February 2nd, 2018 by

2018 Acura MDX Hybrid Driving

The new 2018 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid is now available at Chicagoland Acura Dealers. Delivering impressive performance with innovative hybrid efficiency, the MDX platform is a dynamic crossover on the road that has received a 2018 Consumer Guide Automotive Best Buy Award. The 2018 model comes equipped with new upgrades and additions to the list of features– including more ways to stay connected.

  • New user interface and connectivity features
  • New exterior colors
  • Same impressive performance, efficiency, and luxury

Technology and Connectivity

The upgrades to the 2018 MDX Sport Hybrid include a revamped user interface, which is better than ever and allows drivers to more intuitively navigate through the controls. It also brings Apple CarPlay and Android Auto down to the standard list of features, which display drivers’ familiar smartphone interface on the 8-inch color display screen inside the MDX Sport Hybrid. Other technology and connectivity features of note include:

  • MP3/Auxiliary Input Jack
  • USB Audio Interface with iPod Integration
  • Bluetooth Streaming Audio
  • SMS, MMS Text Message Reading
2018 Acura MDX Touchscreens

New MDX Exterior Colors

The exterior of the MDX Sport Hybrid gets two new color possibilities: Basque Red Pearl II and San Marino Red. The colors join other exterior color choices including Fathom Blue Pearl, Black Copper Pearl, Modern Steel Metallic, White Diamond Pearl, and more.

Innovative Power and Efficiency

The MDX Sport Hybrid utilizes a unique three-motor Super-Handling All Wheel Drive System, enhancing both the performance and the efficiency of the MDX. Powered by a 3.0L V6 engine working in tandem with 3-motors operating the front wheel, and each of the rear wheels respectively. The entire Sport Hybrid System achieves a horsepower of 321 and 289 lb-ft of torque. The EPA estimates the fuel economy to be 26 city / 27 highway / 27 combined mpg*.

  • The hybrid system is paired with a motor integrated 7-speed dual clutch transmission
  • Super-Handling AWD is inspired by the iconic NSX Supercar
  • Engaging to drive with boundless power and control
2018 Acura Sport Hybrid Dynamics

Test Drive Today

Find out more information on the 2018 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid by contacting us or visiting your nearest Chicagoland Acura Dealer. Explore current offers and experience the MDX first-hand with a test drive today.


* Based on 2018 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery pack age/condition (hybrid models only) and other factors.