When comparing the 2022 Acura MDX's and the 2022 Volvo XC90's specifications and ratings, the 2022 Acura MDX has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing, typical lower range of pricing for used cars, reliability, interior volume, overall quality score and base engine power. The 2022 Volvo XC90 has the advantage in the areas of fuel efficiency and resale value. Based on this comparison of the 2022 Acura MDX's and the 2022 Volvo XC90's specifications and ratings, the 2022 Acura MDX is a better car than the 2022 Volvo XC90.
2022 Acura MDX vs. 2022 Volvo XC90 Pricing
A used 2022 Acura MDX ranges from $40,930 to $59,898 while a used 2022 Volvo XC90 is priced between $42,499 to $60,927. For a new model, the 2022 Acura MDX's price is between $48,870 and $71,450, with the 2022 Volvo XC90 priced between $50,576 and $77,985.
2022 Acura MDX vs. 2022 Volvo XC90 Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the 2022 Acura MDX loses 53.7 percent of its value and the 2022 Volvo XC90 loses 48.9 percent of its value. This means the 2022 Volvo XC90 retains 4.9 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the 2022 Acura MDX.
2022 Acura MDX vs. 2022 Volvo XC90 Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Acura MDX is 8.8 out of 10 while the Volvo XC90's quality rating is 8.8 out of 10. This results in the Acura MDX being ranked 1 out of 24 Best Luxury 7-Seater SUVs and the Volvo XC90 being ranked 3 out of 24. Out of 67 Best Luxury Crossover SUVs, the Acura MDX is ranked 2 and the Volvo XC90 is ranked 3. The Acura MDX is also ranked 2 out of 32 Best Luxury SUVs with 3 Rows while the Volvo XC90 is ranked 4 out of 32.
2022 Acura MDX vs. 2022 Volvo XC90 Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the Acura MDX is 9.4 out of 10. For the Volvo XC90 the reliability rating is 8.5 out of 10. This gives the Acura MDX a slight advantage in reliability compared to the Volvo XC90.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the 2022 Acura MDX’s base engine makes 290 horsepower, and the 2022 Volvo XC90 base engine makes 250 horsepower. The MDX is rated to deliver an average of 22 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 481 miles. The XC90 is rated to deliver an average of 25 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 564 miles. This gives the 2022 Volvo XC90 the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the 2022 Acura MDX. Both models use premium unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
While both models are crossover/midsize SUVs, the 2022 Acura MDX has the advantage of offering more front shoulder room, front leg room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The 2022 Volvo XC90 has the advantage in the areas of front head room and rear head room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, both the 2022 Acura MDX and the 2022 Volvo XC90 have the same average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars.