When comparing the Acura MDX's and the Cadillac SRX's specifications and ratings, the Acura MDX has the advantage in the area of fuel efficiency. The Cadillac SRX has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Acura MDX's and the Cadillac SRX's specifications and ratings, the Cadillac SRX is a better car than the Acura MDX.
Acura MDX vs. Cadillac SRX Pricing
A used 2016 Acura MDX ranges from $15,992 to $27,000 while a used 2016 Cadillac SRX is priced between $13,607 to $28,501.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Acura MDX’s base engine makes 290 horsepower, and the Cadillac SRX base engine makes 308 horsepower. The MDX is rated to deliver an average of 22 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 527 miles. The SRX is rated to deliver an average of 19 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 504 miles. This gives the Acura MDX the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Cadillac SRX. Both models use gasoline.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The Acura MDX has an average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings.