Compare 2010 Volvo XC90 vs 2010 Acura MDX

2010 Volvo XC90
2010 Acura MDX
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FWD 4-Door I6
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
AWD 4-Door I6 15 21 $35,438 $37,700
FWD 4-Door I6 15 22 $35,438 $37,700
AWD 4-Door I6 R-Design 15 21 $37,130 $39,500
FWD 4-Door I6 R-Design 15 22 $37,130 $39,500
AWD 4-Door V8 13 19 $44,650 $47,500
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AWD 4-Door
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
AWD 4-Door 16 21 $38,776 $42,230
AWD 4-Door Technology Pkg 16 21 $42,108 $45,905
AWD 4-Door Technology/Entertainment Pkg 16 21 $43,831 $47,805
AWD 4-Door Advance Pkg 16 21 $47,504 $51,855
AWD 4-Door Advance/Entertainment Pkg 16 21 $49,227 $53,755
Pricing
Invoice Price
$35,438
$38,776
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$37,700
$42,230
Monthly Payment Estimate
$628 / month
$704 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.4
8.6
TCC’s Bottom Line
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. The 2010 Acura MDX still finds ways to improve—though the new grille, steering feel, and USB/Bluetooth omissions are out of character.
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Fuel Economy
City
15 mpg 16 mpg
Highway
22 mpg 21 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
2WD Sport Utility Vehicle 4WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Third Shoulder Room (in)
54.1 57.1
Second Leg Room (in)
36.4 38.7
Front Head Room (in)
40.1 39.2
Passenger Volume (ft³)
- TBD - 142.2
Second Hip Room (in)
53.6 59.1
Front Shoulder Room (in)
58.3 61.6
Third Leg Room (in)
30.1 29.1
Second Head Room (in)
39.5 38.6
Passenger Capacity
7 7
Third Hip Room (in)
44.5 42.0
Second Shoulder Room (in)
57.8 61.5
Front Leg Room (in)
41.1 41.2
Third Head Room (in)
35.3 37.5
Front Hip Room (in)
55.4 59.0
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
44.4 - TBD -
Height, Overall (in)
70.2 68.2
Liftover Height (in)
31.1 - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in)
63.9 67.5
Wheelbase (in)
112.6 108.3
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
32.2 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
74.7 78.5
Track Width, Front (in)
64.3 67.7
Min Ground Clearance (in)
8.6 8.2
Length, Overall (in)
189.3 191.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
49.3 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
43.3 42.9
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
34.3 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
79.5 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
85.1 83.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
22.5 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
11.1 15.0
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.2 x - TBD - 13.0 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)
12.1 x - TBD - 13.2 x - TBD -
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
21.1 21.0
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.8 3.29
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
15.9 17.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
40.0 37.6
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Variable Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P235/65R18 P255/55HR18
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P235/65R18 P255/55HR18
Spare Tire Size
Compact T165/80D17
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
500 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
750 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
5000 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
5000 NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4610 4550
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Alloy
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 x 7 18 x 8
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact 17 x 4
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 x 7 18 x 8
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - 9.2
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - 550
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - 130
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
236 @ 3200 270 @ 4500
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
3.2L/195 3.7L/224
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
235 @ 6000 300 @ 6300
Engine Type
Gas I6 Gas V6
Fuel System
MPFI PGM-FI MPI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
22 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
15 16
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
18 18
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67 0.56
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.15 3.36
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.56 1.49
Trans Type
6 6
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
1.00 NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.86 0.75
Trans Description Cont. Again
Geartronic NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
- TBD - 2.27
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.37 2.10
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.06 4.25
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.16 1.07
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic, Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
- TBD - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name
Volvo XC90 Acura MDX
Body Style
4 Door 4 Door
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - 0.95
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA MacPherson strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - 0.91
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA Multi-link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut Independent
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
10.4 10.4
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
4 4

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