2019 Acura MDX Redesign, Changes, Release Date
One of the largest Sedans on the market, the 2019 Acura MDX is about to hit the spotlights soon and this time it will come with a complete makeover. This remarkable hybrid SUV will embody every bit of the new wave of technological innovation. Meant to increase vehicles’ efficiency, as well as the drivers’ comfort.
The Japanese brand will definitely live up to its name with this piece. As it manages to create a hybrid able to compete with the largest names in the branch, like Cadillac, Lexus and so on.
It is expected that the new model of Acura will outweigh the older versions in almost every aspect. Including engine power, adaptability, comfort and road attitude.
2019 Acura MDX – Exterior and Interior Design
The classic pentagon grille shaped like a diamond will remain a featured trait of the upcoming 2019 Acura MDX. As it provides it with the impression of power, durability and style. Everything else was slightly improved and redesigned, with subtlety being the word of the day. The front fenders, the headlights, the hood and the rear bumper have been upgraded, delivering a fresh, yet somewhat classic feel.
The 2019 Acura MDX feels almost perfect, with comfortable brakes, an optimally placed and weighted steering wheel, combined with the classic interior body lean, typical to any similar SUV. The witty and innovative interior design is also following the specific guidelines of hiding the hybrid technology. This adds to the degree of comfort, while the entire focus will remain on boosting the overall performance to its maximum.
2019 Acura MDX – Engine and Performance
Built for efficiency, the 2019 Acura MDX uses a 3.0-liter V6, delivering 257 hp to catapult the metal titan to 60 mph in just 5.7 seconds. The increase in power is substantial. It is that much more visible and the SUV can achieve the 100 mph limit in 15.5 seconds. Overcoming the Highlander by up to 1.7 seconds.
The 47 hp electric motor will substantially increase the trust outburst with the help of the 1.3-kWh lithium-ion battery and, combined with the TMU (Twin Motor Unit), located between wheels. That can add an additional 72 hp. The power of the 2019 MDX will be monstrous.
The electrical propulsion alone will allow Acura MDX to reach up to 40 mph or even more. As long as you don’t stretch it to 55 mph. It is this potent blend between the gasoline engine. The electric boosters that imbues the Acura MDX with its extreme efficiency and versatility.
2019 Acura MDX – Price and Release Date
The standard model has a starting price of $52,935 and the Acura MDX 2019 is set to start at $54,400. The price difference encompasses all the minor and major changes in terms of engine capability. The exterior and interior design, boosted versatility and fuel efficiency as well.
The car’s EPA city rating scored a 26 mpg, while the highway rating went to 27 mpg. Outweighing the standard model by 7 mpg in the first case and 1 mpg in the second.
The potential release date, according to unverified sources suggest that the new model will hit the market sometime during autumn 2018. A date that will most likely change as the deadline approaches.