The 2017 Acura MDX Specs

September 20th, 2016 by


The sophisticated 2017 Acura MDX is a three-row luxury SUV at Jeffrey Acura, and its specs are bound to impress any driver. Command the roads with luxury features from the interior to the exterior, and rev up the engine for a powerful and unforgettable ride. Come see the 2017 MDX at our dealership today to experience this powerhouse SUV in person.


2017 MDXThe Acura MDX features a 3.5L V6 engine with 290 hp and 267 lb-ft of torque. It is paired with a 9-speed automatic transmission that has paddle shifters. This gives it the feel of a manual transmission model with all of the convenience of an automatic.  The MDX achieves optimal performance with help from its direct injection technology. Customers can also choose this SUV in either a two-wheel drive configuration or with Super Handling All-Wheel Drive. For better performance and a bolder appearance, the MDX comes with 18-aluminum wheels. A set of 20-inch aluminum wheels are available on higher trim levels.

Passenger and Cargo Space

Looking for a sophisticated cabin? The 2017 Acura MDX specs will give you the quality that you want. The MDX has three rows of seating for a total capacity of seven passengers. If you want to upgrade the seating, consider adding the available captain’s chairs to the second row. This creates a more upscale feel, while still retaining room for six passengers.

The MDX has a total of 68.4 cubic feet of space. Fold down the second row to access 38.4 cubic feet of space. Even with all seats upright, there is 14.9 cubic feet of space to use while accommodating a cabin full of passengers.


This MDX features an engine that is not only powerful, but efficient as well. Premium fuel is recommended for the MDX top performance. Here are the 2017 Acura MDX specs for fuel economy in each configuration:

  • Two-wheel drive models have an EPA-estimated 19 mpg in the city and 27 mpg on the highway*.
  • When two-wheel drive models are equipped with Idle Stop, the EPA-estimated fuel economy jumps to 20 mpg in the city and 27 mpg on the highway*.
  • The Super Handling All-Wheel Drive models have an EPA-estimated 18 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway*.
  • Adding Idle Stop to SH-AWD generates EPA-estimated 19 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway*.

Test Drive the 2017 Acura MDX Specs

The 2017 Acura MDX specs are now available to experience at Jeffrey Acura. Contact us online to take a test drive in a MDX model you love. Feel free to ask us any questions about the MDX or any other Acura models in our showroom.

*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 only) and other factors.

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