The 2022 Acura MDX picks up some new features

December 11th, 2020 by

Release Date for the 2022 Acura MDX
Back in October, Acura pulled the curtain back on a prototype version of its flagship three-row crossover SUV. Early in December 2020 our manufacturing partner finally announced the release date for the 2022 Acura MDX as well as its official performance specifications. First things first, if you’re among the many people who are wondering when the 2022 Acura MDX and its four trim grades (MDX, MDX w/ Technology, MDX w/ A-Spec® and MDX w/ Advance) will arrive at the Acura of Modesto showroom, we can tell you that it will go on sale during the summer of 2021. The 2022 MDX will be the beginning of the platform’s fourth generation and it will ride on an all-new ultra-rigid platform that also applies a double-wishbone front suspension. This is the first time an MDX uses this setup.

READ MORE: Get a look at the MDX prototype

“This new fourth-generation MDX really builds on all of the values that have made MDX a perennial favorite with customers over the past 20 years,” Tom Nguyen, MDX global development leader, said in a press release. “By injecting higher levels of craftsmanship, performance and technology, the 2022 MDX is truly a vehicle befitting of its flagship position.”

2022 Acura MDX Performance Specs
Every 2022 Acura MDX coming to the Acura of Modesto showroom will use the same powertrain. A naturally aspirated 3.5-liter, V-6 will be under the hood and it will be attached to a 10-speed automatic transmission. It will make 290 horsepower and 267 pound-feet of torque. The Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ system is an available option the MDX and MDX with Technology models. The A-Spec® and Advance packages will have SH-AWD® equipped as standard equipment.

Interior Space Dimensions for the 2022 MDX
All 2022 MDX trims coming to our showroom, will have three rows of seats that will be able to accommodate six or seven passengers – depending on which trim grade a customer chooses. When the 2022 MDX is at full passenger capacity, there will be 16.3 cubic-feet behind the third row. Folding the rear-most row away will expand the available cargo volume to 39.1 cubic-feet. When the 2022 Acura MDX is properly configured, it will have up to 71.4 cubic-feet.

Customers can start the pre-ordering process for the 2022 Acura MDX today when they make an appointment with one of our product experts.

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