The 7 Seater Acura MDX is suitable for people who want to buy a 4-wheel drive vehicle for a large family. It comes with a good blend of high level of comfort/luxury, pricing, good handling and comfortable size. The MDX is fitted with huge 19-inch wheels (some vehicles have wheels of different size), although some people say it feels sluggish.
Acura MDX Interior
The interior of the 7 seater Acura MDX comprise of a well-built cabin and an array of features, including a multi-view camera, navigation system, and a climate sensor system that uses solar energy. The vehicle’s navigation and voice recognition systems comprise of a fitted hard disk and software. The center stack is adorned with several buttons. The seven seats are in three rows, with the third row lacking enough space in the front, and hence fit only for children during long trips. The other two rows are rated as very comfortable.
The steering wheel of a 2013 7 seater Acura MDX is mounted with controls and might also consist of Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) system. The vehicle is also fitted with an active Damper System. The interior is also fitted with paddle shifters, real-time weather and traffic information system, a temperature control system that is linked with GPS and blind spot information system. The vehicle also comes with hands-free phone capability and an advanced airbag system as part of the safety system.
The front seats are ventilated and it is possible to control heating and cooling for the internal climate. The 7 seater Acura MDX comes with a DVD Entertainment System, including a LCD display and remote control feature. The sound system accompanying the entertainment system comprises of wireless headsets and personal surround that makes it entertaining to listen to music and radio inside the car. The entertainment system also comprises of AM/FM/Sirius XM radio tuner. The system can also support USB and Bluetooth and can play MP3 and Window Media files.
Acura MDX Engine/MPG
The 2013 7 seater Acura MDX is fitted with a very strong standard 300-horsepower V6 engine. The engine produces a torque of about 270 lb-ft. The fuel tank has a maximum capacity of 3.7 liters. The vehicle carries a 6-speed automatic transmission system that augurs well with the power engine. The vehicle also comes with a collision mitigation braking system (part of the safety system). One of the challenges for the 2013 Acura MDX is its poor fuel economy, but because of the combination between the AWD and the 6-speed automatic transmission system, the vehicle can achieve an EPA of about 16 mpg city. It can achieve a 21 mpg highway and 18 mpg combined.
The tire pressure monitoring system ensures that the car does not drive on partially pressured tires and ensures timely refilling for comfort driving. The vehicle is also fitted with an anti-lock braking system.
The 2013 7 seater Acura MDX comes with many luxurious and functional features that make it a suitable modern car. Its combination of good size, high level of comfort, pricing, good handling, 4-wheeldrive capability and engine power makes it a good choice for those looking for a modern seven-seat vehicle for diverse personal, family and business use, although it has been criticized as sluggish.