What Is the 2020 Acura MDX Towing Capacity?

December 19th, 2019 by

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With the new Acura MDX, drivers get the best of both worlds when it comes to style and strength. The outstanding Acura MDX towing capacity allows drivers to haul significant cargo loads through Providence, from the comfort of the luxurious and tech filled MDX interior. So, how much can an Acura MDX tow? Find out with First Acura in our guide below!

How Much Can an Acura MDX Tow?

The Acura MDX towing capacity will vary based on which of the incredible MDX packages you choose to bring home to Warwick. The standard front-wheel-drive option offers drivers an impressive 3,500 pound max towing capacity. The Acura MDX towing specs are even more astounding when you opt for the Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ (SH-AWD), available in the A-Spec® Package. The A-Spec® Package and other advanced trims will allow drivers to take advantage of a 5,000 pound max towing capacity that will be sure to turn heads as you stylishly haul cargo through Cranston.

Acura MDX Performance Specs

The Acura MDX towing capabilities are enhanced by powerful performance specs designed to help tackle even the toughest jobs. Under the stylish hood of the MDX, drivers will find durable muscle. Acura MDX performance specs include:

  • 3.5L V6 engine
  • 290 hp
  • 267 lb-ft of torque
  • 9-speed automatic transmission
  • Sequential sportshift paddle shifters
  • Integrated dynamics system featuring: Comfort, Normal, or Sport driving modes

Acura MDX Safety Features

Any truck or SUV will be able to tow cargo, but not every towing-capable vehicle offers advanced safety features. The Acura MDX towing system is enhanced by the latest in safety technology to keep drivers safer while hauling significant cargo loads. Features like Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA) with traction control and motion adaptive steering offer drivers peace of mind while towing even the toughest cargo loads. Along with the standard AcuraWatch™ safety suite, MDX drivers can expect the following safety features:

  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™
  • Hill Start Assist
  • ABS with Electronic Brake Distribution and Brake Assist
  • Multi-view rear camera with dynamic guidelines

Test Drive the Acura MDX at First Acura Today

Ready to test out the Acura MDX towing specs for yourself? Contact us at First Acura to set up a test drive. Now that you have the answer to “how much can an Acura MDX tow?” what are you waiting for? Take on your next journey in a new Acura MDX or learn more about the MDX interior features, available packages, or cargo space. You can even see how it compares to other popular models like the Lexus GX.