Acura MDX vs. INFINITI QX60

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$35,283 - $38,864
$33,890 - $39,047

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.78 / 5
23 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
290 hp
295 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.5L 24V SOHC i
3.5L V6

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers
Optional

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors
Optional

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

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.4 in.
42.2 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.1 in.
40.7 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
38.5 in.
41.7 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.3 in.
37.3 - 38.2 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional

Entertainment System

Entertainment System
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration

AUX Input

AUX Input

CD Player

CD Player
Optional

Climate Control

Climate Control
Optional

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
7
7

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat

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
Optional

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Optional

Exterior Features

Power Liftgate

Power Liftgate
Optional

Hands Free Liftgate

Hands Free Liftgate
Optional

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler

Running Boards

Running Boards
Optional
Optional

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
111 in.
114.2 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
38.7 ft.
38.7 ft.

Width

Width
77.7 in.
77.2 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
4001 .lbs
4390 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
290 hp
295 hp

Torque

Torque
267 ft. lbs.
270 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
3500 .lbs
5000 .lbs

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
350 .lbs
500 .lbs

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Optional

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
V6 Cylinder
V6 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
19.5 gal.
19.5 gal.

Combined

Combined
10 - 14 mpg
10 - 14 mpg

City

City
19 mpg
20 mpg

Highway

Highway
27 mpg
27 mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode

CVT Transmission

CVT Transmission

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

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

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional
Optional

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist
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
INFINITI QX60

Body Style

Body Style
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

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

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
7
7

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
132.7 ft³.
130.4 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
4001 lbs.
4390 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
22 mpg.
22 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

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

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

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

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
3500 lbs.
5000 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

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

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
3500 lbs.
5000 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

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

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
3500 lbs.
5000 lbs.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Premium Unleaded V-6
Premium Unleaded V-6

Displacement

Displacement
3.5 L/212
3.5 L/213

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Sequential MPI

Trans Type

Trans Type
9
1

Trans Description Cont.

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

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71
2.41 - 0.38

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.84
1.77

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.91
5.17

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.38
550

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
8.0

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.81
150

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.83
Strut

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.33
Multi-Link

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

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

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
130
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
P235/55HR20 - P235/65TR18

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
P235/55HR20 - P235/65TR18

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Compact

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
18 X 7.5 - 20 X 7.5 in.

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P245/50HR20 - P245/60HR18
18 X 7.5 - 20 X 7.5 in.

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P245/50HR20 - P245/60HR18
Compact in.

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Aluminum

Front Wheel Size

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

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
18 X 8 - 20 X 8 in.
Steel

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Rack-Pinion

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
38.7 ft.

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
4-Wheel Disc

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
4-Wheel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Yes

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
38.7 ft.
Yes

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
12.6 in.

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
12.1 in.

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
19.5 gal.

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
40.7 in.

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.6 in.
42.2 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

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

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
19.5 gal.
56.8 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.1 in.
37.3 - 38.2 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.4 in.
41.7 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
61.1 in.
60.4 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
57.5 in.
55.8 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.3 in.
35 - 36.5 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
38.5 in.
30.8 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
59.1 in.
57.1 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
57.8 in.
42 in.

Third Head Room

Third Head Room
35.6 in.
114.2 in.

Third Leg Room

Third Leg Room
28.1 in.
77.2 in.

Third Shoulder Room

Third Shoulder Room
54.7 in.
68.6 in.

Third Hip Room

Third Hip Room
40.6 in.
65.7 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
111 in.
65.7 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
77.7 in.
6.5 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
67.4 in.
79.9 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
66.3 in.
46.6 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
66.3 in.
20.7 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
5.6 in.
49.7 in.

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
90.9 ft³.
32.2 in.

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
43.4 ft³.
76.2 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
15.8 ft³.
40.5 ft³.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.70
16 ft³.

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.58
QX60

Model Group

Model Group
MDX
Intermediate Luxury Sport Utility

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Intermediate Luxury Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sport Utility
3.5

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.5
DOHC

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
SOHC
aluminum

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
6

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
6
4