Performance

FWD

FWD

A 290-HP81 V-6 mated to a quick shifting 10-speed automatic transmission delivers aggressive power and acceleration. Race through the gears with paddle shifters for a sportier drive. With up to 3,500 lbs. of towing,91 the 2022 MDX ambitiously takes on any adventure.

Handling

Handling

The new double-wishbone front suspension keeps your MDX glued to the ground with larger and wider wheels for highly responsive handling even when pushed to the limit.

Chassis

Chassis

A redesigned ultra-rigid chassis and longer wheelbase work in tandem to create a more comfortable ride by reducing vibration and ambient noise. The new chassis also improves handling response and performance for a superior drive.

Steering

Steering

For a connected driving experience, variable ratio steering delivers precision control. A newly tuned electric power steering booster delivers agile handling for superior maneuverability. Firm up the steering by switching to Sport mode for a more dynamic driving experience.

Sport

Sport

Unleash the full performance of the MDX in Sport Mode. Experience a sportier engine sound, and increased steering feedback and torque vectoring with available Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™.

Snow

Snow

Snow Mode helps you maintain traction and confidence by adjusting the amount of power going to each wheel so you’re ready when winter arrives.

Comfort

Comfort

Easier steering inputs and a reduced engine note make Comfort Mode a smooth ride with exceptional handling and satisfying efficiency.

Normal

Normal

Find the perfect balance of a comfortable ride, agile handling, and throttle responsiveness for your daily drive.

Individual

Individual

Customize up to five vehicle performance settings to dial in shifting, throttle response, suspension, and available ambient interior lighting to your precise specifications. Launch it all at the push of a button.

Exterior

Driven Design

Driven Design

A longer body and tapering cabin create a powerful stance while increasing interior space. The Chicane™ LED DRLs flow into the pronounced beltline that follows through to the rear, giving the exterior a sense of dynamic motion.

LED Lighting

LED Lighting

Jewel Eye® LED headlights and Chicane™ LED taillights illuminate the sculpted style of the MDX. The 3D light blade of the Chicane taillights adds dramatic depth to the modern precision design of the exterior.

A-Spec® Styling

A-Spec® Styling

Styled for pure performance, the A-Spec® package features gloss black accents, 20-in Shark Gray wheels and LED fog lights. The elevated aggressive design continues inside with a flat-bottom steering wheel, metal paddle shifters, and metal sport pedals for the ultimate driver-centric cockpit.

Premium Paint Technology

Premium Paint Technology

Intensify your MDX with a premium paint finish in Performance Red, Liquid Carbon Metallic, Majestic Black Pearl, Platinum White Pearl, Phantom Violet Pearl, or the A-Spec® exclusive Apex Blue Pearl. This durable pigment is applied in a series of tinted clear coats for brilliant chromatic color that has a deep, rich finish.

MDX Wheels

MDX Wheels

Each MDX features an exclusive performance-focused wheel design. Tailor your MDX further with Acura Genuine Accessory wheels.

Interior & Comfort

Premium Design

Premium Design

For those who are truly driven, the MDX is ready with an ultra-refined, technologically advanced cabin. The digital Precision Cockpit™ puts all your driving information front and center in brilliant HD. Be immersed in a bespoke atmosphere with the available Iconic Drive™ Ambient Cabin Lighting and premium leather-trimmed interior.

Authentic Materials

Authentic Materials

The cabin is rich with high-grade authentic materials. Available open-pore wood accents and a hand-wrapped leather dash with French stitching emphasizes the premium craftsmanship of the MDX.

Panoramic Moonroof

Panoramic Moonroof

Enjoy an expansive view with the wide panoramic moonroof. Use CabinControl to operate the moonroof shade and create the perfect lighting and climate inside your MDX.

Three-Row Seating

Three-Row Seating

High-end craftmanship extends to every row with seating for up 7. Available full-grain leather and wood trim welcome your occupants to a first-class experience. Fold down the center seat to create captain’s chairs or remove the center seat to easily access the 3rd-row.

Seating Configuration

Seating Configuration

With ample room for 7 occupants and adjustable seating configurations, the MDX conforms to your lifestyle. The removable 2nd-row center seat also offers easy access to the 3rd-row.

Intelligent Versatility

Intelligent Versatility

The MDX features a max cargo capacity of 95 cu. ft4* with all rows folded flat. Hidden cargo storage that has a reversible smart lid with a plastic side allows for easy cleaning and storing dirty items. Stow the smart lid to increase capacity for bulkier items like a stroller even with all 3 rows up.

*Based on SAE J1100 cargo volume measurement standard plus floor space between first and second seats and front seats moved forward. This figure compares more accurately with most competitive measurements.

Audio & Connectivity

HD Center Display

HD Center Display

Flowing naturally with the dashboard, the 12.3-in HD Center Display is the widest screen ever to be featured in an Acura. The multi-view rear camera, music, and available navigation are displayed with brilliant clarity and are easily controlled via the True Touchpad Interface™.

Apple CarPlay® Integration

Apple CarPlay® Integration

Stay connected through wireless Apple CarPlay®* integration. Easily access your music, texts, and navigation on the 12.3-inch HD center display. Enjoy effortless control through the True Touchpad Interface™ and Siri® Eyes Free.

*Depending on use, Apple CarPlay can share certain user and vehicle information (e.g., vehicle location, speed and other operating conditions) with the connected iPhone. See Apple's privacy policy for details regarding Apple's use and handling of data uploaded by CarPlay. Use of CarPlay is at user's own risk, and is subject to agreement to the CarPlay terms of use, which are included as part of the Apple iOS terms of use. CarPlay vehicle integration is provided "as is," and Acura cannot guarantee CarPlay operability or functionality now or in the future due to, among other conditions, changes in CarPlay software/Apple iOS, service interruptions, or incompatibility or obsolesce of vehicle-integrated hardware or software. See dealer for details.

Android Auto™ Integration

Android Auto™ Integration

Stay connected to your MDX through Android Auto™* integration. Access music, texts and navigation with the 12.3-inch full HD center display. Enjoy effortless control through the True Touchpad Interface™ and the convenience of Google Assistant at the press of a button.

*To wirelessly use Android Auto on your car display, you need a compatible Android smartphone with an active data plan. Depending on use, Android Auto can share certain user and vehicle information (e.g., vehicle location, speed and other operating conditions) with Google and its service providers. See Google privacy policy for details regarding Google’s use and handling of data uploaded by Android Auto. Use of Android Auto is at user’s own risk, and is subject to agreement to the Android Auto terms of use, which are presented to the user when the Android Auto application is downloaded to the user’s Android phone. Android Auto vehicle integration is provided "as is," and Acura cannot guarantee Android Auto operability or functionality now or in the future due to, among other conditions, changes in Android Auto software/Android operating system, service interruptions, or incompatibility or obsolesce of vehicle-integrated hardware or software. See dealer for details. Only use Android Auto when conditions allow you to do so safely. Google, Google Play and Android Auto are trademarks of Google LLC.

Alexa Built-In

Alexa Built-In

Alexa121 seamlessly connects you to your MDX. Through voice activation, easily control music, use navigation, check the weather, search the internet, and connect to smart home devices by simply saying "Alexa".

 Acura/ELS STUDIO 3D®

Acura/ELS Studio 3D®

The critically acclaimed Acura/ELS STUDIO 3D®* is engineered for true audiophiles. Delivering music studio level sound quality from 16 speakers, including 4 Highline™ overhead speakers, you can set the tone for any drive. Learn more here.

*ELS Surround® and ELS Studio® are registered trademarks of Panasonic Corporation of North America. All rights reserved.

AcuraLink® Connected Services

AcuraLink® Connected Services

AcuraLink®* helps you stay connected to your Acura through your smart phone. Enjoy convenient features like Remote Start, Find My Car, Automated Collision Notification, and Enhanced Roadside Service.

*Many AcuraLink features are free of charge. Live call safety & security and mobile interactive features require a subscription. Live concierge requires a separate subscription. Subscriptions available for free three-month trial.

Precision Cockpit™

Precision Cockpit™

The 12.3-in Precision Cockpit™ is configurable for a personalized digital experience. Select the layout to best fit your drive and view the advanced driver assistive system alerts displayed right in front of you.

Head-Up Display

Head-Up Display

Engineered to keep you focused on the drive, the MDX projects critical information front and center with the 10.5-in Head-Up Display. Information like your speed, AcuraWatch® alerts, turn-by-turn navigation, and music are projected on the windshield.

Wi-Fi Hotspot

Wi-Fi Hotspot

Stay connected with Wi-Fi Hotspot capability and enjoy over the air updates to your MDX and allow your passengers to stream HD video for up to three devices. Select a AT&T data plan to get started.

Wireless Charging

Wireless Charging

Enjoy the convenience of wireless charging with QI-compatible devices and keep your smartphone powered up.

Safety Technology

Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™)

Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™)*

CMBS™ helps alert drivers when a potential frontal impact is detected and can even apply the brakes to help avoid or reduce the collision impact.

*CMBS with FCW cannot detect all objects ahead and may not detect a given object; accuracy will vary based on weather, speed, and other factors. System operation affected by extreme interior heat. FCW does not apply braking, and CMBS only is designed to mitigate crash forces. Depending on the circumstances, CMBS may not go through all the alert stages before initiating the last stage of collision mitigation. Driver remains responsible for safely operating vehicle and avoiding collisions.

Road Departure Mitigation (RDM)

Road Departure Mitigation (RDM)

RDM alerts the driver to an unintentional departure from a detected lane or roadway. The feature is able to apply steering torque and braking to help keep the vehicle on the roadway.

 Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) with Low-Speed Follow

Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) with Low-Speed Follow

ACC helps reduce driver fatigue by maintaining a set speed and distance from the vehicle detected ahead. The low-speed feature will bring the vehicle to a complete stop if the detected vehicle slows to a stop.

Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS)

Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS)

LKAS applies steering assistance at higher speeds, helping to keep your Acura centered in the detected lane.

Pedestrian Detection

Pedestrian Detection

The Pedestrian Detection system is part of CMBS and is used to help detect pedestrians and alerts the driver with audio and visual warnings. It may apply the brakes if needed to help avoid a collision.

Traffic Sign Recognition

Traffic Sign Recognition

Traffic Sign Recognition detects speed limit signs and displays that information on your dash and the available head-up display.

Traffic Jam Assist

Traffic Jam Assist

Traffic Jam Assist can aid with steering at low speeds and will bring your vehicle to a complete stop then resume travelling again with the traffic ahead.

Surround-View Camera

Surround-View Camera

The MDX gives you a 360 view of the space immediately around the car through the navigation display. Guidelines appear in your rear camera view to help you get in and out of tight spots.

Blind Spot Information System

Blind Spot Information System

This available feature monitors the rear and sides of your MDX to help you detect vehicles in the alert zone of adjacent lanes.

Rear Cross Traffic Monitor

Rear Cross Traffic Monitor

This feature helps to detect vehicles approaching from either side when the MDX is in reverse.

Low Speed Braking Control

Low Speed Braking Control

Low-Speed Braking Control can help bring your MDX to a stop when traveling at low speeds by automatically applying brake pressure when the system determines that either a frontal or rear collision is unavoidable.

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