Compare 2008 Acura MDX vs 2008 Volvo XC70

2008 Acura MDX
2008 Volvo XC70
Add Vehicle
Select style
4WD 4-Door
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
MDX 4WD 4-Door 15 20 $36,530 $40,195
MDX 4WD 4-Door Sport Pkg 15 20 $41,608 $45,795
MDX 4WD 4-Door Sport/Entertainment Pkg 15 20 $43,603 $47,995
MDX 4WD 4-Door Sport/Pwr Tail Gate 15 20 $42,107 $46,345
MDX 4WD 4-Door Tech Pkg 15 20 $39,704 $43,695
MDX 4WD 4-Door Tech/Entertainment Pkg 15 20 $41,699 $45,895
MDX 4WD 4-Door Tech/Pwr Tail Gate 15 20 $40,203 $44,245
Select style
4-Door Wgn
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
XC70 4-Door Wgn 15 22 $34,569 $36,775
XC70 4-Door Wgn w/Snrf 15 22 $34,569 $36,775
Pricing
Invoice Price
$36,530
$34,569
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$40,195
$36,775
Monthly Payment Estimate
$670 / month
$613 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.8
8.2
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2008 Acura MDX has a little more passion than most larger SUVs, with no less practicality. The 2008 Volvo XC70 brings an extra dose of real off-road ruggedness to a wagon that’s comfortable and spacious but not all that sporty.
TCC Likes
TCC Dislikes
Fuel Economy
City
15 mpg 15 mpg
Highway
20 mpg 22 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Sport Utility Vehicle 4WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Third Shoulder Room (in)
57.1 -
Second Leg Room (in)
38.7 34.6
Front Head Room (in)
39.2 38.8
Passenger Volume (ft³)
142.2 - TBD -
Second Hip Room (in)
59.1 55.1
Front Shoulder Room (in)
61.6 57.4
Third Leg Room (in)
29.1 -
Second Head Room (in)
38.6 38.6
Passenger Capacity
7 5
Third Hip Room (in)
42.9 -
Second Shoulder Room (in)
61.5 56.5
Front Leg Room (in)
41.2 41.9
Third Head Room (in)
35.7 -
Front Hip Room (in)
59.0 54.8
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in)
68.2 63.0
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in)
67.5 62.2
Wheelbase (in)
104.3 110.0
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
78.5 73.3
Track Width, Front (in)
67.7 63.5
Min Ground Clearance (in)
8.2 8.2
Length, Overall (in)
190.7 190.5
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- TBD - 33.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
42.9 37.3
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- TBD - 68.6
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
83.5 71.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
- TBD - NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
15.0 NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.0 x - TBD - 12.0 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)
13.2 x - TBD - 11.4 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)
21.0 18.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
17.0 16.4
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
37.6 37.7
Steering Type
Variable Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.29 2.5
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P255/55HR18 P215/65R16
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P255/55HR18 P215/65R16
Spare Tire Size
T165/80D17 16 x 7
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
500 330
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA 330
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
5000 3307
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA 3307
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4548 4092
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Alloy Alloy
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 x 8 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Alloy Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 x 8 - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
9.7 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
610 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
130 - TBD -
Engine
Displacement
3.7L/224 3.2L/195
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
300 @ 6000 235 @ 6200
Engine Type
Gas V6 Gas I6
Fuel System
PGM-FI - TBD -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
275 @ 5000 236 @ 3200
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
15 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
20 22
Transmission
Trans Type
5 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.54 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA Geartronic
Drivetrain
4 Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
1.89 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.61 - TBD -
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.53 2.65
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.77 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic,
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA - TBD -
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.70 - TBD -
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.07 - TBD -
Summary
Vehicle Name
Acura MDX Volvo XC70
Body Style
4 Door 5dr Wagon
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.95 .75
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
MacPherson strut NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.91 .91
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multilink NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Independent MacPherson Strut

Get FREE Dealer Quotes

From dealers near you
Go!

Add a Vehicle to Compare

Select a vehicle below
Please choose a make.
Please choose a model.
Please choose a year.
Continue