Compare 2019 Acura MDX vs 2019 BMW X5

2019 Acura MDX
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FWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
FWD 20 27 $41,586 $44,300
SH-AWD 19 26 $43,460 $46,300
FWD w/Technology Pkg 20 27 $46,271 $49,300
FWD w/Technology/Entertainment Pkg 20 27 $48,144 $51,300
SH-AWD w/Technology Pkg 19 26 $48,144 $51,300
SH-AWD Sport Hybrid w/Technology Pkg 26 27 $49,550 $52,800
SH-AWD w/Technology/Entertainment Pkg 19 26 $50,018 $53,300
SH-AWD w/Technology/A-Spec Pkg 19 25 $51,424 $54,800
FWD w/Advance Pkg 20 27 $52,595 $56,050
FWD w/Advance/Entertainment Pkg 20 27 $54,469 $58,050
SH-AWD w/Advance Pkg 19 26 $54,469 $58,050
SH-AWD Sport Hybrid w/Advance Pkg 26 27 $55,874 $59,550
SH-AWD w/Advance/Entertainment Pkg 19 26 $56,342 $60,050
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Sports Activity Vehicle xDrive40i
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Sports Activity Vehicle xDrive40i 20 26 $56,950 $60,700
Sports Activity Vehicle xDrive50i 17 22 $70,950 $75,750
Pricing
Invoice Price
$41,586
$56,950
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$44,300
$60,700
Monthly Payment Estimate
$738 / month
$1012 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.0
7.0
TCC’s Bottom Line
Full of tech and full of people, the 2019 Acura MDX is a safe—and conservative—pick among family-sized crossover SUVs. The 2019 BMW X5 grows even closer to being the do-it-all vehicle in its family.
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Fuel Economy
City
20 mpg 20 mpg
Highway
27 mpg 26 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD Standard Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD
Interior Dimensions
Third Hip Room (in)
40.6 -
Second Shoulder Room (in)
59.1 58.1
Passenger Capacity
7 5
Front Leg Room (in)
41.4 39.8
Third Head Room (in)
35.6 -
Front Hip Room (in)
57.5 -
Third Shoulder Room (in)
54.7 -
Second Leg Room (in)
38.5 37.4
Front Head Room (in)
38.1 40.8
Second Hip Room (in)
57.8 -
Passenger Volume (ft³)
132.7 -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
61.1 60
Third Leg Room (in)
28.1 -
Second Head Room (in)
38.3 38.7
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in)
66.3 66.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
77.7 78.9
Track Width, Front (in)
66.3 66.1
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.6 -
Wheelbase (in)
111 117.1
Height, Overall (in)
67.4 69
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
90.9 72.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
15.8 33.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
43.4 33.9
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13 -
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.6 -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
19.5 21.9
Steering
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
38.7 41.4
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P245/60HR18 P265/50HR19
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P245/60HR18 P265/50HR19
Spare Tire Size
NA NA
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)
3500 6603
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
350 660
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
350 660
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
3500 6603
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
3500 6603
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4032 4813
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 X 8 19 X 9
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
NA NA
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 X 8 19 X 9
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA NA
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
130 -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
290 @ 6200 335 @ 5500
Engine Type
Premium Unleaded V-6 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-6
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
267 @ 4700 330 @ 1500
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
3.5 L/212 3.0 L/183
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
27 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
20 20
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
23 22
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.70 0.82
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.83 3.71
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.84 3.36
Trans Order Code
NA 2TB
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.38 1.72
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.81 1.00
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71 5.25
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.58 0.64
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.33 3.39
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.91 2.17
Trans Type
9 8
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.32
Summary
Body Style
Sport Utility Sports Activity Vehicle
Vehicle Name
Acura MDX BMW X5
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Double Wishbone
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.7 8.0
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
-
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
-
Overall Side Crash Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating Driver
-
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
-
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
-
Rollover Rating
-
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2019 Acura MDX
  • 2019 MDX is in showrooms
  • Cash flows freely at Acura dealers
  • Lease: From $439/mo. for 36 mo.
  • Finance: $2,500 in bonus cash
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2019 BMW X5
  • 2019 BMW X5s are in stock
  • Incentive: $1,000 College Grad Bonus
  • Finance: 4.29% + $2,000 APR credit
  • Lease: From $729 for 36 months
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