Looking for a Best Priced SUV? Affordable Luxury Is Closer Than You Think

  • 2016 Acura MDX

    If you’re in the market for a luxury SUV or crossover, you’re likely wondering which of all the available options will best meet your needs and wants. You may also be wondering which model is the best-priced SUV you can find.

    Come along with us as we explore two outstanding SUV models from the Acura brand and how they measure up against the competition.

    Have you considered an Acura? If you haven’t, you’re about to.

Acura MDX

The 2017 Acura MDX is a striking, sculpted third-row luxury SUV that commands attention on the road. From its flowing curves and muscular structure to its high-tech and high-end inner offerings, the MDX is an elegant force to be reckoned with wherever it goes.

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Let’s check out how the 2017 MDX compares with some of its top rivals.


Acura MDX

Price: With an MSRP of $43,950 for the base model,* the MDX comes in far lower than some of its leading competitors, including the 2016 Lexus GX 460, which begins at $50,780 MSRP; the 2017 Audi Q7, which starts at $54,800 MSRP; and the 2016 BMW X5 xDrive 35i, which is priced from $57,000 MSRP.

Acura MDX

Spaciousness: The MDX accommodates seven passengers, in contrast with competitors like the BMW X5 xDrive35i, which only offers standard seating for five. The MDX’s 132.3 cubic feet of passenger volume exceeds rivals like the Lexus GX 460, which provides only 129.7 cubic feet of passenger space. The MDX’s 90.9 cubic feet of cargo space outdoes that of challengers like the Lexus GX 460, which offers just 64.7 cubic feet of cargo space; the X5 xDrive35i, which offers only 66.0 cubic feet; the Audi Q7, which features just 71.6 cubic feet; and the Infiniti QX60, which provides only 76.5 cubic feet.

Acura MDX

MPG: The MDX front-wheel drive model with Idle Stop achieves fuel efficiency of up to an EPA-estimated 20 mpg in the city and 27 mpg on the highway,** defeating contenders like the Lexus GX 460, which offers just 15 city mpg and 20 highway mpg; the BMW X5 xDrive 35i, which achieves only 18 city mpg and 24 highway mpg; and the Audi Q7, which offers just 19 city mpg and 25 highway mpg.

Acura RDX

The 2017 Acura RDX is a sleek, elegant crossover SUV that offers powerful, efficient performance and striking style. This versatile luxury vehicle would fit right in when pulling up to the red carpet at a Hollywood movie premier, or simply turning heads when you’re picking up the kids from school.

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2017 Acura RDXPrice: The RDX is impressively affordable for a luxury model, with MSRP of $35,370* for the base model. Compare that to some of its top rivals: The 2016 BMW X3 sDrive28i is priced from $38,950 MSRP; the 2016 Audi Q5 is priced from $40,900 MSRP; the 2016 Lexus RX 350 is priced from $41,900 MSRP; and the 2016 Infiniti QX70 is priced from $45,850 MSRP.

2017 Acura RDX

Spaciousness: The RDX accommodates five passengers, providing 103.5 cubic feet of passenger volume for them to get comfortable in. Up to 76.9 cubic feet of cargo volume enables drivers and passengers to take along whatever they need to. In comparison, the Audi Q5 features only 101.5 cubic feet of passenger volume and just 57.3 cubic feet of cargo space. The Infiniti QX70 provides just 102.5 cubic feet of passenger space, and the Lexus RX 350 offers just 56.3 cubic feet of cargo volume.

2017 Acura RDX

MPG: The base-model RDX with front-wheel drive delivers gas mileage of up to an EPA-estimated 20 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway.** In contrast, the Infiniti QX70 achieves only up to 17 city mpg and up to 24 highway mpg.

2017 Acura RDX

Safety: The RDX was named a 2016 Top Safety Pick+ by the IIHS when equipped with optional front crash prevention, and it has earned a 5-Star Safety Rating from the NHTSA. In contrast, the BMW X3 sDrive28i and the Infiniti QX70 were not included on the IIHS list for 2016; the Audi Q5 received only 4 stars from the NHTSA; and the QX70 and the Lexus RX 350 have not undergone the NHTSA’s crash tests.

Go Ahead and Take a Drive

Consumers can further explore these outstanding Acura models and test them out at any Chicagoland Acura Dealers location.

Visit any of our affiliated dealerships or contact us today to learn more about the Acura MDX and Acura RDX and take each for a test drive.

*Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license, or a $940 destination and handling charge. Acura vehicle accessory costs, labor, and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer.
**Based on 2017 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.
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Chicago, IL, United States
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