Compare 2016 Buick Enclave vs 2016 Acura MDX

2016 Buick Enclave
2016 Acura MDX
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AWD 4-Door Leather
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Enclave AWD 4-Door Leather 15 22 $43,377 $45,660
Enclave AWD 4-Door Premium 15 22 $47,039 $49,515
Enclave FWD 4-Door Convenience 15 22 $37,111 $39,065
Enclave FWD 4-Door Leather 15 22 $41,477 $43,660
Enclave FWD 4-Door Premium 15 22 $45,139 $47,515
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FWD 4-Door
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
MDX FWD 4-Door 19 27 $40,021 $43,015
MDX FWD 4-Door w/AcuraWatch Plus 19 27 $41,414 $44,515
MDX FWD 4-Door w/Advance 20 27 $49,506 $53,230
MDX FWD 4-Door w/Advance/Entertainment 20 27 $51,363 $55,230
MDX FWD 4-Door w/Tech 19 27 $44,130 $47,440
MDX FWD 4-Door w/Tech/AcuraWatch Plus 19 27 $45,244 $48,640
MDX FWD 4-Door w/Tech/Entertainment 19 27 $45,987 $49,440
MDX FWD 4-Door w/Tech/Entertainment/AcuraWatch Plus 19 27 $47,101 $50,640
MDX SH-AWD 4-Door 18 26 $41,878 $45,015
MDX SH-AWD 4-Door w/AcuraWatch Plus 18 26 $43,271 $46,515
MDX SH-AWD 4-Door w/Advance 19 26 $51,363 $55,230
MDX SH-AWD 4-Door w/Advance/Entertainment 19 26 $53,220 $57,230
MDX SH-AWD 4-Door w/Tech 18 26 $45,987 $49,440
MDX SH-AWD 4-Door w/Tech/AcuraWatch Plus 18 26 $47,101 $50,640
MDX SH-AWD 4-Door w/Tech/Entertainment 18 26 $47,844 $51,440
MDX SH-AWD 4-Door w/Tech/Entertainment/AcuraWatch Plus 18 26 $48,958 $52,640
Pricing
Invoice Price
$43,377
$40,021
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$45,660
$43,015
Monthly Payment Estimate
$761 / month
$717 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.0
8.6
TCC’s Bottom Line
The Enclave is a smooth, comfortable vehicle suitable for large families. The 2016 Acura MDX remains one of the best luxury three-row SUVs, but the benefits of its new nine-speed automatic are unclear.
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Fuel Economy
City
15 mpg 19 mpg
Highway
22 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
4WD Sport Utility Vehicle Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD
Interior Dimensions
Third Leg Room (in)
33.20 27.4
Second Head Room (in)
39.40 38.3
Third Hip Room (in)
48.30 40.6
Second Shoulder Room (in)
61.30 59.1
Front Leg Room (in)
41.30 41.5
Passenger Volume (ft³)
151.1 132.3
Third Head Room (in)
37.80 35.6
Front Hip Room (in)
57.20 59
Third Shoulder Room (in)
57.40 54.7
Second Leg Room (in)
36.80 36.5
Front Head Room (in)
40.40 38.1
Passenger Capacity
7 7
Second Hip Room (in)
57.00 57.8
Front Shoulder Room (in)
61.60 61.1
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
NA -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
79.00 77.2
Track Width, Front (in)
67.30 66.3
Min Ground Clearance (in)
7.60 5.6
Length, Overall (in)
201.90 -
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
NA -
Height, Overall (in)
70.30 67.6
Liftover Height (in)
NA -
Track Width, Rear (in)
67.10 66.3
Wheelbase (in)
118.90 111
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
68.9 38.4
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
50.2 -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
NA -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
86.9 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
115.2 68.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
24.5 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
23.3 15
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
46.7 -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
55.2 -
Brakes
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)
13.0 x 0.8 13
Brake Type
Pwr 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.8 x 1.1 12.6
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
22.0 19.5
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.1 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
40.4 38.7
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Rack-Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.9 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
NA -
Tires
Front Tire Size
P255/60R19 P245/60HR18
Spare Tire Size
Compact NA
Front Tire Order Code
QUP NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P255/60R19 P245/60HR18
Rear Tire Order Code
QUP NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
450 350
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
4500 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
4500 3500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
450 350
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)
- 3500
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4922 3960
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in)
17 NA
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
19 x 7.5 18 X 8
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel NA
Front Wheel Size (in)
19 x 7.5 18 X 8
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
11.8 -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
170 150
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
288 @ 6300 290 @ 6200
Engine Type
Gas V6 Premium Unleaded V-6
Fuel System
Direct Injection Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
270 @ 3400 267 @ 4700
Engine Order Code
LLT NA
Displacement
3.6L/217 3.5 L/212
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
15 19
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
17 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
22 27
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
- TBD - -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.88 3.83
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.87 2.84
Trans Order Code
M7X NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.16 4.33
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.41 1.38
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
- TBD - -
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
.74 0.81
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.48 4.71
Clutch Size (in)
NA -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.84 1.91
Trans Type
6 9
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.58
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.70
Summary
Body Style
Sport Utility Vehicle Sport Utility
Vehicle Name
Buick Enclave Acura MDX
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - -
Suspension Type - Rear
H-Arm Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs Multi-Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
NA -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - -
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
10.4 8.1
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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