Acura MDX 2017, 'restyling' for this SUV american makes it official


Acura MDX Sport Hybrid, at the New York Hall of 2016: new front design, all-wheel drive and hybrid engine of 325 HP

Acura MDX 2017 presents its renewal at the New York Hall of 2016. We had advance how it would turn out this ‘restyling’ through the spy photos of the model, and now makes it official. As has been the case up to now, this large SUV will continue to be a specific model for the north american market, and will not be marketed in Europe under Honda brand.

The aspect of the Acura MDX 2017 is updated thanks to its new face, in which it is very present that new grill pentagonal brand premiered in the prototype Acura Precision Concept. Hood, bumper, optics and LED fog lights are also completely new, so the main new aesthetic focus in its front part.

In its rear part, the changes in this Acura SUV is limited to a bumper is redesigned and a dual-exit exhaust trapezoidal at the ends of the diffuser. In the matter of equipment incorporate elements such as the electric parking brake, automatic lights and four USB ports in your car, while maintaining a large internal space, three rows of seats and up to seven seats.


Interior of the Acura MSX 2017

safety, all the Acura MDX 2017 will incorporate of series the system AcuraWatch, integrated by numerous electronic aids to driving such as braking, automatic emergency pre-collision, lane change, or adaptive cruise control, among others. The system AcuraWatch works through a combination of sensors, cameras and radar.

engine V6 of 3.5 liters will continue to be available in the model without changes, but the range also features a hybrid. The Acura MDX Sport Hybrid offers 325 HP from a mechanical composed by a V6 3.0-liter, an electric motor that helps the front axle and another double additional electric motor that moves exclusively to the rear wheels. Available in combination with a change 7DCT dual-clutch and seven relationships, this way you have four-wheel-drive SH-AWD.

The Acura MDX is the SUV most successful brand in the united States, and in the last three years have sold more than 150,000 units of the model. Will continue to produced at the plant in Lincoln (Alabama), and from 2017 will also happen in Ohio. Will be on sale in the U.S. starting this summer, although the version Sport Hybrid start your marketing a few months after.


The V6 engine of 3.5-liter continues to be offered in the Acura MDX 2017: so is the design of the back of the model, with a few changes