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Selected Style FWD 4-Door
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Features

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
SH-AWD 4-Door 18 27 $41,016 $44,290
SH-AWD 4-Door Tech Pkg 18 27 $44,928 $48,565
SH-AWD 4-Door Tech/Entertainment Pkg 18 27 $46,759 $50,565
SH-AWD 4-Door Advance/Entertainment Pkg 18 27 $52,195 $56,505
FWD 4-Door 20 28 $39,185 $42,290
FWD 4-Door Tech Pkg 20 28 $43,098 $46,565
FWD 4-Door Tech/Entertainment Pkg 20 28 $44,928 $48,565
FWD 4-Door Advance/Entertainment Pkg 20 28 $50,364 $54,505
FWD 4-Door Convenience
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
FWD 4-Door Convenience 17 24 $36,945 $38,890
FWD 4-Door Leather 17 24 $40,759 $42,905
FWD 4-Door Premium 17 24 $44,141 $46,465
AWD 4-Door Convenience 16 22 $38,845 $40,890
AWD 4-Door Leather 16 22 $42,659 $44,905
AWD 4-Door Premium 16 22 $46,041 $48,465
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2014 Acura MDX is more focused than ever on its mission of keeping the entire family comfortable, content, and entertained—and yes, that still includes the driver. The 2014 Buick Enclave impresses with plus-sized chic--and it's one of the safest family crossovers you can buy.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 28 mpg 24 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 59.1 61.30
Front Leg Room (in) 41.5 41.30
Third Head Room (in) 35.6 37.80
Passenger Capacity 7 7
Front Hip Room (in) 57.5 57.20
Third Shoulder Room (in) 54.7 57.40
Second Leg Room (in) 36.5 36.80
Front Head Room (in) 38.1 40.40
Second Hip Room (in) 57.8 57.00
Front Shoulder Room (in) 61.1 61.60
Third Leg Room (in) 27.4 33.20
Passenger Volume (ft³) 132.3 153.0
Second Head Room (in) 38.5 39.40
Third Hip Room (in) 40.6 48.30
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.6 7.60
Length, Overall (in) 193.6 201.90
Height, Overall (in) 67.6 70.30
Track Width, Rear (in) 66.3 67.10
Wheelbase (in) 111 118.90
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 77.2 79.00
Track Width, Front (in) 66.3 67.30
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - NA
Liftover Height (in) - NA
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - NA
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 38.4 68.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 68.4 115.2
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 14.8 23.3
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - 86.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - 24.5
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - 46.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - 55.2
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - 50.2
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13 13.0 x 1.0
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.6 12.8 x 1.1
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake Type - Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.5 22.0
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.6 40.4
Steering Type Rack-Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - 2.9
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - NA
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - 16.1
Tires
Front Tire Size P245/60HR18 P255/65SR18
Spare Tire Size NA NA
Front Tire Order Code NA QLW
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P245/60HR18 P255/65SR18
Rear Tire Order Code NA QLW
Trailering
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs) 3500 -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 525 300
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 2000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4025 4724
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA 17 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 X 8 18
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material NA NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 X 8 18
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150 170
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 290 @ 6200 288 @ 6300
Engine Type Premium Unleaded V-6 Gas V6
Fuel System Direct Gasoline Injection Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 267 @ 4500 270 @ 3400
Engine Order Code NA LLT
Displacement 3.5 L/212 3.6L/217
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 17
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 23 19
Transmission
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.27 2.88
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.10 2.87
Trans Order Code NA MY9
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.06 1.41
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.56 .74
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.36 4.48
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.25 3.16
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.48 1.84
Trans Type 6 6
Clutch Size (in) - NA
Summary
Body Style Sport Utility Sport Utility Vehicle
Vehicle Name Acura MDX Buick Enclave
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front Strut MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut NA
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link H-Arm
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - 11.8
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year - 9.6 (2013)
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score - 3
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
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Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
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Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
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Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
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Overall Side Crash Rating
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Side Barrier Rating
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Side Barrier Rating Driver
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Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
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Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
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Combined Side Rating Front Seat
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Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
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Rollover Rating
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