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2011 Acura MDX

2011 Volvo XC90

  2011 Acura MDX AWD 4-door Tech Pkg Side Exterior View 2011 Volvo XC90 FWD 4-door I6 Angular Front Exterior View
Invoice $39,410 $36,096
16/21 14/22
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Bottom Line With a few notable flaws in styling and features, the 2011 Acura MDX still impresses us with its friendly handling and gutsy power. Read Full Review The 2010 Volvo XC90 has aged gracefully and now is more feature-packed than ever; however, its poor fuel economy tarnishes an otherwise superb vehicle. Read Full Review
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  • Impressive V-6 power
  • Nimble handling, especially for its size
  • Strong safety performance
  • Big and roomy for front five passengers


  • The beer-opener grille
  • A busy cockpit design
  • Darty steering
  • Takes premium gas, and a fair amount of it


  • Nicely proportioned exterior
  • Great seats
  • Strong acceleration (V-8)
  • Superior safety


  • Dated instrument-panel design
  • Poor fuel economy
  • Far from nimble-feeling
  • Tight third-row seating
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