Acura MDX vs. BMW X6

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$35,283 - $38,864
$51,973 - $58,070

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.87 / 5
15 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
290 hp
300 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.5L 24V SOHC i
3.0L DOHC 24 Valve Inline 6 Turbocharged

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional

HeadsUp Display

HeadsUp Display
Optional

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Optional

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Optional

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Privacy Glass

Privacy Glass

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional

Automatic Parking

Automatic Parking
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.4 in.
40.3 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.1 in.
39.3 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
38.5 in.
35.6 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.3 in.
37.2 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional

Entertainment System

Entertainment System
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input

CD Player

CD Player

Climate Control

Climate Control
Optional

AC

AC
Optional

Dual Zone

Dual Zone
Optional

Navigation System

Navigation System

Passengers

Passengers
7
5

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Optional

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Optional

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional

Heated Rear Seats

Heated Rear Seats
Optional

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
Optional

Seat Memory

Seat Memory
Optional

3rd Row Seating

3rd Row Seating

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Optional

Exterior Features

Hands Free Liftgate

Hands Free Liftgate
Optional

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler

Running Boards

Running Boards
Optional
Optional

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
111 in.
115.5 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
38.7 ft.
42 ft.

Width

Width
77.7 in.
78.3 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
4001 .lbs
4705 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
290 hp
300 hp

Torque

Torque
267 ft. lbs.
300 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
3500 .lbs
6000 .lbs

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
350 .lbs
600 .lbs

Turbocharged

Turbocharged

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Optional

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
V6 Cylinder
Straight 6 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
19.5 gal.
22.4 gal.

Combined

Combined
10 - 14 mpg
9 - 12 mpg

City

City
19 mpg
18 mpg

Highway

Highway
27 mpg
24 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension
Optional

Air Suspension

Air Suspension
Optional

Manual Mode

Manual Mode

Safety Features

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

HID Headlights

HID Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional

Night Vision

Night Vision
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking
Optional

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Knee Airbag

Knee Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Acura MDX
BMW X6

Body Style

Body Style
Sport Utility
Sports Activity Coupe

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD
Standard Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
7
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
132.7 ft³.
4705 lbs.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
4001 lbs.
20 mpg.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
22 mpg.
18 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
19 mpg.
24 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
27 mpg.
6000 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
3500 lbs.
600 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
350 lbs.
6000 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
3500 lbs.
600 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
350 lbs.
6000 lbs.

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
3500 lbs.
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-6

Engine Type

Engine Type
Premium Unleaded V-6
3.0 L/182

Displacement

Displacement
3.5 L/212
Gasoline Direct Injection

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
2TB

Trans Type

Trans Type
9
8

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71
4.71

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.84
3.14

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.91
2.11

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.38
1.67

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
1.28

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.81
1.00

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.83
3.29

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.33
3.15

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.0
8.8

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
130
210

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P245/50HR20 - P245/60HR18
300

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P245/50HR20 - P245/60HR18
P255/50HR19, P275/40WR20, P285/35WR21

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
P255/50HR19, P315/35WR20, P325/30WR21

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
18 X 8 - 20 X 8 in.
Compact

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
18 X 8 - 20 X 8 in.
19 X 9 - 21 X 10 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
19 X 9 - 21 X 11.5 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Compact in.

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Steel

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
38.7 ft.
Rack-Pinion

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
42 ft.

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel Disc

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
4-Wheel

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.6 in.
Yes

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13 in.
13.7 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
19.5 gal.
12.6 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.1 in.
22.4 gal.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.4 in.
39.3 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
61.1 in.
40.3 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
57.5 in.
60.5 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.3 in.
37.2 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
38.5 in.
35.6 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
59.1 in.
57.9 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
57.8 in.
115.5 in.

Third Head Room

Third Head Room
35.6 in.
78.3 in.

Third Leg Room

Third Leg Room
28.1 in.
67 in.

Third Shoulder Room

Third Shoulder Room
54.7 in.
64.7 in.

Third Hip Room

Third Hip Room
40.6 in.
67.2 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
111 in.
59.7 ft³.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
77.7 in.
26.6 ft³.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
67.4 in.
26.6 ft³.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
66.3 in.
0.84

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
66.3 in.
0.67

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
5.6 in.
X6

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
90.9 ft³.
Intermediate Luxury Sport Utility

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
43.4 ft³.
Sport Utility

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
15.8 ft³.
3.0

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.70
DOHC

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.58
aluminum

Model Group

Model Group
MDX
6

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Intermediate Luxury Sport Utility
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