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Selected Style 4-Door SUV AT
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door SUV AT 17 23 $33,241 $36,900
4-Door SUV AT Touring 17 23 $35,784 $39,725
4-Door SUV AT RES Touring 17 23 $37,134 $41,225
4-Door SUV AT w/Navi Touring 17 23 $38,259 $42,475
4-Door SUV AT RES w/Navi Touring 17 23 $39,609 $43,975
X5 4-Door AWD 3.0i
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
X5 4-Door AWD 3.0i 15 21 $38,125 $41,700
X5 4-Door AWD 4.4i 16 22 $48,230 $52,800
X5 4-Door AWD 4.8is 16 21 $63,970 $70,100
Pricing
Invoice Price
$33,241
$38,125
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$36,900
$41,700
Monthly Payment Estimate
$615 / month
$695 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 15 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 23 mpg 21 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Special Purpose Vehicle Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 37.8 35.4
Front Head Room (in) 38.4 39.9
Second Hip Room (in) 56.3 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 61.2 58.0
Passenger Capacity 7 5
Third Leg Room (in) 29.3 -
Second Head Room (in) 39.0 38.5
Third Hip Room (in) 48.5 -
Second Shoulder Room (in) 61.1 57.2
Front Leg Room (in) 41.5 39.3
Third Head Room (in) 36.1 -
Front Hip Room (in) 56.9 - TBD -
Passenger Volume (ft³) 161.5 97.6
Third Shoulder Room (in) 58.6 -
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 66.5 62
Wheelbase (in) 106.3 111.0
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 77.0 73.7
Track Width, Front (in) 66.3 62
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.0 7.1
Length, Overall (in) 188.7 183.7
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 68.7 67.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 49.6 - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 81.5 69.0
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 14.8 NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x 1.1 13.1 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.3 x 0.4 12.8 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.2 24.6
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.9 21.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38 39.7
Steering Type Variable Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.22 3.5
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P235/65R17 P235/65R17
Spare Tire Size - TBD - P235/65R17
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P235/65R17 P235/65R17
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 600
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 6000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4451 4652
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 6.5 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 17 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 6.5 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.6 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130 140
Engine
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I6
Fuel System PGM-FI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 253 @ 3500-5000 214 @ 3500
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 3.5L/214 3.0L/182
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 265 @ 5800 225 @ 5900
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23 21
Transmission
Drivetrain 4 Wheel Drive AWD
Reverse Ratio (:1) 1.89 4.64
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.57 2.83
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.38 4.10
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 1.26
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.83
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.69 5.14
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.02 1.79
Trans Type 5 6
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.53 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door Hard Top
Vehicle Name Acura MDX BMW X5
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.79 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/L-Arm Strut-Type
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.91 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Multilink Aluminum 4-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Trailing Arm Integrated
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Double-Pivot
 
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