Research 2016 Acura MDX specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.



Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Brake Type 4-Wheel Disc
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.6
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 68.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 15
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 38.4


Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150


Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 8.1


SAE Net Torque @ RPM 267 @ 4700
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 290 @ 6200
Engine Type Premium Unleaded V-6
Displacement 3.5 L/212
Fuel System Gasoline Direct Injection
Engine Order Code

Exterior Dimensions

Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.6
Height, Overall (in) 67.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 77.2
Length, Overall (in) 193.6
Track Width, Rear (in) 66.3
Wheelbase (in) 111
Track Width, Front (in) 66.3

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.5

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 61.1
Third Hip Room (in) 40.6
Third Shoulder Room (in) 54.7
Third Leg Room (in) 27.4
Third Head Room (in) 35.6
Second Hip Room (in) 57.8
Second Shoulder Room (in) 59.1
Second Leg Room (in) 36.5
Second Head Room (in) 38.3
Front Hip Room (in) 59
Passenger Capacity 7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 132.3
Front Leg Room (in) 41.5
Front Head Room (in) 38.1


EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19


Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.7
Steering Type Rack-Pinion


Vehicle Name Acura MDX
Body Style Sport Utility


Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front Strut


Spare Tire Size Full-Size
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size 255/50R19
Front Tire Size P245/60HR18
Rear Tire Size 255/50R19
Rear Tire Size P245/60HR18
Spare Tire Size


Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs) 3500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350


Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.58
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.81
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.38
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.91
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.71
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 9
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.33
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.83


EPA Classification Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3960


Front Wheel Size (in) 18 X 8
Front Wheel Size (in) 19
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Spare Wheel Size (in) Full-Size
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 X 8
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 19