2023 Acura MDX–The 2023 MDX will envelop you in high-end materials that you can actually feel, and it comes with the extra peace of mind of free maintenance for two years and 24000 miles. To find out more about the Acura Maintenance Program, find a participating dealer.The Acura MDX for 2023 primarily retains the features from its complete redesign from the previous year. MDX, Technology, A-Spec, Advance, Type S, and Type S Advance are the six trim levels available for the MDX. and at this moment, we’ll only talk about the primary model.
2023 Acura MDX Exterior & Interior
The Acura MDX comes well-equipped with prominent features including laminated front and side glass, a capless fuel filling, 19-inch wheels, LED headlights, trademark running lights, and taillights, a motorized tailgate, heated mirrors with integrated turn signals, and reverse tilt-down.
Inside, the MDX has push-button-release second-row seats, push-button release heated seats with 12-way power adjustment and memory for the driver, a power tilt and telescoping leather-wrapped steering wheel, tri-zone temperature control, and brushed aluminum trim.A 12.3-inch infotainment display with a remote touchpad controls the wireless CarPlay, Android Auto, SiriusXM, HD radio, and Alexa Built-In capabilities of the Acura MDX. Each trim level adds functionality, but all models come standard with Wi-Fi, remote linked services, a wireless charging pad, and multiple USB and 12-volt power connections in the first and second rows.
2023 Acura MDX Safety Features
The MDX is well-equipped with traffic sign recognition, automatic high beams, blind-spot detection with rear cross-traffic braking, full-speed active cruise control with traffic-jam help, and automated emergency braking with pedestrian detection. Low-speed braking, parking sensors, and rain-sensing wipers are added to the Technology trim, and surround-view cameras are added to the Advance trim. With Superior ratings for vehicle-to-vehicle and vehicle-to-pedestrian accident avoidance, as well as Good ratings for its headlights, the MDX receives the IIHS Top Safety Pick+ designation (for 2022). In other words, it couldn’t have received a better grade. The NHTSA awards the MDX a total rating of five stars.
2023 Acura MDX Engine
A 10-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters and a 3.5-liter V6 engine with 290 horsepower and 267 pound-feet of torque power the MDX. Although front-wheel drive is the default, Acura’s Super-Handling All-Wheel-Drive system is standard on A-Spec and higher grades and is optional for $2,200. For a more agile feel and improved stability, the clever system can effectively drive the front wheels or overdrive the rear outer wheel with up to 70% of the available torque. The EPA estimates the front-wheel-drive vehicles to get 19 city mpg, 26 highway mpg, and 22 combined mpg, while the AWD system only costs one combined mpg point.
2023 Acura MDX Price & Release date
The 2023 MDX’s beginning pricing range from $50,245 to $73,895, according to an Acura news release, and it started showing up on some dealer lots on June 23, 2022.