The 2016 Acura MDX or Honda MDX is a mid-ranged three rows Crossover Luxury SUV for the Japanese automaker Honda under its Acura luxury nameplate. According to Honda MDX is the best selling three-row luxury crossover of all time, with cumulative US sales expected 700,000 units by the end of 2014. Acura MDX was considered the second luxury crossover bestseller after the Lexus RX exceed place that offers only two rows of seats.
The 2016 Acura MDX is the first crossover SUV on the third row seat have and share a platform with the Honda Pilot. The pilot seats eight, while the seventh MDX with two seats in the third row. The Acura MDX was introduced as a 2001 model, replacing the slow-selling SLX US only body-on-frame, based on the Isuzu Trooper. In Japan, it has filled a gap when the Honda Horizon was abandoned in 1999. In 2003, Honda MDX went on sale in Japan and Australia. The Acura MDX is the most expensive crossover of the Acura lineup, with the exception of the years 2009-13, as a model Acura crossover beyond the Acura MDX slot, called the Acura ZDX.
The 2014 Acura MDX prototype was unveiled at the North American International Auto Show 2013, the production version was unveiled at the New York Auto Show. Production began in May 2013; vehicle assembly moved from Ontario, Canada Lincoln, Alabama. US sales began in June.
2016 Acura MDX Interior
The inner knob reduces clutter by a 7-inches touch screen with haptic feedback, is also an additional 8-inch screen equipped. For interior noise, an acoustic guitar (acoustic PVB) windshield, glass door acoustic input and thicker rear window can be used to reduce and openings triple locked doors. Advance package design further include noise reduction with a thick carpet of support and the front fender liner. The seat H point was reduced and the steering gear ratio is 9% faster for a sporty driving experience. The Acura MDX goes gravity lower discount.
2016 Acura MDX Exterior
After the Acura exterior aerodynamic drag is reduced by 16% with the new model lapping the Nurburgring eight seconds faster than its predecessor. Acura Jewel Eye LED Head Light (introduced by RLX). All projector uses five separate LED light sources with three low beam and two for high beam lighting. Bumper mounted LED fog lights are offered as a dealer-installed option.
Improved structural rigidity and weight reduction through increased use of high strength steels. A total of 64% of the entire vehicle body mass from high strength steel (HSS), aluminum and magnesium. HSS is 59% of the mass of the vehicle body; Steel is 1500 MPa yield strength to 7%. One ring pressed HSS component improves the A-pillar, roof rails, lower B-pillar and bottom rail around the front doors for better protection against impact. Acura that after performing a simulated IIHS to open 25% of small offset frontal crash tests, the front doors with normal force.
2016 Acura MDX Engine
The 2016 Acura MDX is eqioped by a 3.5L direct-injection V6 earth dreams with cylinder stopping power. A front wheel drive (FWD) model is for the 1st time in USA, but not available in Canada, 4-wheel drive is the only configuration available. EPA-estimated fuel economy is improved with AWD (SH-AWD) 18/27/21 mpg (city / highway / combined) and FWD models with a capacity of 20/28/23 mpg rating.
2016 Acura MDX Safety
Regarding the safety of 2016 Acura MDX knee airbag for the driver adds standard, optional Lane Keeping Assist and Collision Mitigation Braking System. The MDX beat the competition with the RX 3rd and QX60 in the second. Edmunds said: “The 2014 Acura MDX was just too many” best “to deny”. The best treatment, the best front seats, the fastest acceleration, greater maximum load capacity and potential of the best fuel economy and without question, is it the 2016 Acura MDX SUV driver trio.