Acura has wasted no time in updating its best-selling SUV. The 2016 Acura MDX offers up a new 9-speed automatic transmission, a new all-wheel-drive system, and a new suite of active safety features known as AcuraWatch that includes camera-based Road Departure Mitigation, and the pedestrian-sensing collision mitigation and braking system.
Fresh from its 2014 redo, the 2015 Acura MDX luxury crossover SUV cruises into the new year with no major changes.
About Acura MDX
The Acura MDX dominates the luxury crossover SUV market for one simple reason: it does everything well. Whether you want a luxurious family hauler, an agile and fun driving machine, or just seek the quiet and comfort of a luxury brand, the Acura MDX has it. This year, the 2016 Acura MDX ups the ante on all of that with a new 9-speed automatic transmission to improve acceleration and fuel economy, a revised all-wheel-drive system to improve agility and safety, and a host of new technologies to help keep the MDX and its passengers safe and sound. It's in a just-right-sized package that offers excellent reliability, giving SUVs like the Infiniti QX60 and Audi Q7 a run for their money.