According to the latest reports, 2017 Acura MDX will come refreshed. This mid-size crossover is in production for over fifteen years. It is a product of Honda’s luxury division Acura. Original model was launched in 2000, as 2001 year model. During this period, we have seen three generations of it. Current, third-generation model is in production since 2013. So, this story about refresh for the 2017 MDX sounds very possible. This changes will come late next year, and it is expected that most of the modifications will be made in terms of visual appearance. On the other side, mechanical aspect of the car is expected to remain unchanged.
2017 Acura MDX changes
As we mentioned, 2017 Acura MDX is coming refreshed, according to various reports on the internet. What we can expect from this update? Well, base characteristics will definitely remain unchanged. On the other side, most of the changes will probably be cosmetic nature. Finally in technical aspect, this crossover is nearly perfect. It rides on the excellent platform which is full of advanced technologies and great design solutions.
2017 Acura MDX redesign
On the other side, visual appearance seems to be the weakest part of the vehicle. However, we must say that current model looks very nice and doesn’t trail at all, compared to competition. Simply, this is probably the only part of the car where 2017 Acura MDX can come improved. In other aspects, we will just have to wait a complete redesign to see some significant improvements. For now, we could only expect some visual improvements. We will probably see things like new front fascia, with new lighting and grille. When it is about interior, we doubt that new Acura MDX will come with some bigger changes. We could see some smaller tweaks, when it is about dashboard, but nothing more than that. Also, some improvements in terms of features, standard equipment and similar things are expected.
2017 Acura MDX under the hood
When it is about engines, 2017 Acura MDX will come unchanged. It will be powered by the same 3.5 liter V6 engine, which has max output of 290 horsepower and 267 pound-feet of torque. Transmission remains the same 9-speed automatic. When it is about economy, this crossover is good enough for about 23 mpg in combined drive.
2017 Acura MDX release date and price
Refreshed model is expected to come later next year. Finally price will remain pretty much unchanged, which means around 42.000 dollars for base model.