2014 Acura MDX First Drive Specs | Edmunds

2014 Acura MDX - Road Test Specs

2014 Acura MDX SUV

(3.5L V6 6-speed Automatic)


Year Make Model2014 Acura MDX 4dr SUV (3.5L 6cyl 6A)
Vehicle TypeAWD 4dr 7-passenger SUV
Estimated MSRP$57,400
Assembly locationLincoln, Alabama


ConfigurationTransverse, front-engine, all-wheel drive
Engine typeNaturally aspirated, direct-injected V6, gasoline with cylinder deactivation
Displacement (cc/cu-in)3,471/212
Block/head materialAluminum /aluminum
ValvetrainSOHC, 4 valves per cylinder, variable intake-valve timing and lift
Compression ratio (x:1)11.5
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)290 @ 6,200
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)267 @ 4,500
Fuel typePremium unleaded (required)
Transmission typeSix-speed automatic with console shifter and steering-mounted paddles with sport/competition modes
Transmission ratios (x:1)I = 3.359; II = 2.095; III = 1.485; IV = 1.065; V = 0.754; VI = 0.556;
Final-drive ratio (x:1)4.250


Suspension, frontIndependent MacPherson struts, coil springs, twin-tube dampers, stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearIndependent multilink, coil springs, twin-tube dampers, stabilizer bar
Steering typeElectric speed-proportional power steering
Steering ratio (x:1)15.66
Tire make and modelMichelin Lattitude
Tire typeAll-season
Tire size245/55R19
Wheel size19-by-8 inches
Wheel materialAluminum alloy
Brakes, front12.6-inch ventilated disc with two-piston sliding caliper
Brakes, rear13-inch solid disc with single-piston sliding caliper

Track Test Results

0-60 mph, mfr. claim (sec.)6.5

Fuel Consumption

Fuel economy, mfr. est. (mpg)18 city/27 highway/21 combined (AWD)

Audio and Advanced Technology

Stereo description529-watt, 11-speaker ELS stereo with AM/FM/HD Radio/CD
iPod/digital media compatibilityStandard Single USB input
Satellite radioStandard Sirius/XM
Hard-drive music storage capacity (Gb)Standard 16GB
Rear seat video and entertainmentStandard DVD player with 9-inch screen and RCA and HDMI inputs
Bluetooth phone connectivityStandard phone and audio streaming
Navigation systemStandard HDD-based, with 8-inch screen
Telematics (OnStar, etc.)Standard optional AcuraLink
Smart entry/StartStandard
Parking aidsStandard multi-view rear camera, optional parking sensors
Blind-spot detectionAvailable
Adaptive cruise controlAvailable
Lane-departure monitoringAvailable
Collision warning/avoidanceAvailable

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)4,332
Length (in.)193.6
Width (in.)77.2
Height (in.)66.7
Wheelbase (in.)111.0
Track, front (in.)66.3
Track, rear (in.)66.3
Turning circle (ft.)37.6
Legroom, front (in.)41.4
Legroom, rear (in.)36.6
Legroom, 3rd row (in.)28.1
Headroom, front (in.)38.1
Headroom, rear (in.)38.3
Headroom, 3rd row (in.)35.6
Shoulder room, front (in.)61.1
Shoulder room, rear (in.)59.1
Shoulder room, 3rd row (in.)54.7
Seating capacity7
Max cargo volume behind 1st row (cu-ft)90.9
behind 2nd row (cu-ft)45.1
behind 3rd row (cu-ft)15.8


Bumper-to-bumper4 years/50,000 miles
Powertrain6 years/70,000 miles
Corrosion5 years/Unlimited miles
Roadside assistance4 years/50,000 miles

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