2022 Acura MDX: A luxury 3-row crossover, the Acura MDX is completely redesigned for 2022. The MDX actually took the 2021 model year off and was introduced in the winter as a 2022 model. Changes include new styling inside and out, additional safety and tech features and a more-powerful gas engine. Gone from the lineup is a hybrid, though it is likely to return in the near future. Competitors includeI the BMW X5, Cadillac XT6, Land Rover Discovery, Mercedes-Benz GLE and the Volvo XC90.
The model lineup includes Base, Technology, A-Spec and Advance. Base and Tech come standard with front-wheel drive. Optional on those models and standard on the A-Spec and Advance is Acura's Super-Handling all-wheel drive. All models get a 3.5-liter V6 that makes 290 horsepower and mates to a 10-speed automatic. Towing capacity with front-wheel drive is 3500 pounds and 5000 pounds with all-wheel drive.
All models get a new 12.3-inch central display for an infotainment system that now supports wireless Apple Car Play and Android Auto. In addition, Acura switched to a double-wishbone front suspention to improve handling dynamics. Available driver-assist technology includes rearview camera with cross-traffic alert, adaptive cruise control, frontal collision warning, automatic emergency braking, lane-keeping assist, blind-spot monitoring, automatic high-beam headlights. Pricing ranges from $47,000 to $58,000.
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