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    Those looking for reliability and space without sacrificing excitement may want to consider the 2017 Acura MDX and the 2017 Acura RDX. A midsize SUV, the Acura MDX is one of the sportiest SUVs on the market, even with third-row seating. The smooth and powerful V6 engine provides plenty of get-up-and-go while offering respectable fuel economy for an SUV of this size. The 2017 MDX has received significant upgrades, including an impressively restyled body with a new hood, headlights, front and rear fascias, and the brand’s popular diamond pentagon grille. The smooth acceleration from the V6 engine complements the quiet, spacious, and comfortable cabin. The 2017 Acura RDX is a small luxury SUV that combines strong acceleration and good fuel economy with generous cargo capacity and a comfortable interior. This well-made, well-equipped SUV offers impressive space and value for the money. Depending on your needs, either one of these SUVs are sure to provide the power and comfort you require.

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    Does the 2017 Acura MDX have a hybrid model?

    Added this year, the Sport Hybrid model has a gas-electric powertrain that offers better fuel economy and power than the standard MDX. It uses a smaller 3.0-liter V6 combined with three electric motors for up to 27 miles per gallon combined.

    What trim levels are available with the latest Acura MDX?

    This vehicle is offered in three trim levels: Standard, Technology and Advance.

    What standard features are provided with the 2017 MDX?

    The well-equipped Standard trim level offers heated side mirrors, keyless entry and ignition, a power liftgate, a sunroof, eight-way power-adjustable front seats, leather upholstery, tri-zone automatic climate control, dual dashboard displays, Bluetooth, five USB ports, and Siri Eyes Free.

    What are the new standard features of the Acura MDX for 2017?

    New standard features inlaced auto high beams, capless fueling, an electronic parking brake, additional USB ports, and the AcuraWatch suite of active safety aids.

    How many passengers fit in each of these vehicles?

    The 2017 Acura MDX is a three-row luxury crossover SUV that seats up to seven. Although considered compact, the 2017 Acura RDX has plenty of family-friendly space, seating up to five comfortably.

    What trim levels are available with the 2017 Acura RDX?

    There is a single trim level available with three optional packages: AcuraWatch Plus, Technology and Advance. Front-wheel drive is standard on all models.

    What standard options are there with the 2017 Acura RDX?

    There are many standard features, including keyless ignition and entry, a power liftgate, a sunroof, dual-zone automatic climate control, heated seats, premium upholstery, Bluetooth phone and audio, an auxiliary audio jack, and a USB port.

    What is the gas mileage of the Acura MDX and RDX?

    The 2017 Acura MDX gets an EPA-estimated 22 miles per gallon combined (19 city/27 highway). The EPA estimates that the 2017 Acura RDX will return 23 mpg combined (20 city/28 highway) with front-wheel drive.