2017 Acura MDX vs 2017 Honda Pilot

When shopping for a new vehicle, you want to be sure you’re investing in the model that best suits your needs and desires, especially when there are so many exceptional options to choose from. In an effort to help shoppers make a well-informed decision, our team at Baierl Acura has put together a comparison detailing key differences and similarities between the Acura MDX and Honda Pilot.

The midsize SUV segment has become increasingly popular in the last few years, which means models like the MDX and Pilot are in high demand. If you are having a difficult time deciding between the 2017 Acura MDX and 2017 Honda Pilot, we invite you to utilize the comparison below to determine which SUV is best for you.

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2017 Acura MDX VS 2017 Honda Pilot
3.5L V6, 290 horsepower Base Engine 3.5L V6, 280 horsepower
90.9 cubic feet Maximum Cargo Space 83.9 cubic feet
Leather Standard Seat Trim Cloth
Standard MP3 Capability Only available on higher trims
Standard Heated Front Seats Only available on higher trims
Standard Sunroof Only available on higher trims

In terms of performance, both the Acura MDX and Honda Pilot are equipped with 3.5-liter V6 base engines, although the MDX’s engine offers slightly more horsepower. The Acura SUV comes standard with a 9-speed automatic transmission, while the Honda model has a 6-speed automatic transmission. On the inside, the MDX offers a standard 7-passenger capacity. On the other hand, the Pilot has room for 8. Nevertheless, the MDX has a larger maximum cargo capacity than the Pilot. As for standard features, the 2017 Acura MDX has a number of notable elements that are either optional on the base trim or only available on higher trims of the 2017 Honda Pilot. These include MP3 capability, heated front seats, sunroof, CD player, 8-way adjustable front seats, LED headlights, lane departure warning, heated side mirrors, and more. Which midsize SUV is right for you?

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On top of its powerful engine, spacious interior, and high-tech standard features, the 2017 Acura MDX has so much more to offer. Not to mention, the only way to really know whether or not it’s the right fit for you is to get behind the wheel and experience it firsthand. So, if you are interested in checking out the 2017 Acura MDX near Pittsburgh, PA, we invite you to schedule a test drive with our team at Baierl Acura.

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