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Acura MDX Fuel Economy (MPG)

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Acura MDX Acura MDX 2014 18.8 MPG Highway Percentage 40 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2014 4dr SUV 290-horsepower 3.5L V6
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
flat light none 0 20 40 40 70 18.778
2014 4dr SUV 290-horsepower 3.5L V6
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
flat light none 0 20 40 40 70 18.8  
  Averages flat light none 0 20 40 40 70 18.8
With the 290-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and front-wheel drive, 2014 Acura MDX fuel economy has been averaging 18.8 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2014 Acura MDXs in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 70 miles per hour (about 40 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (40 percent), in the city (20 percent), and in heavy traffic (0 percent).

In addition the average 2014 Acura MDX in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC not used at all.
 
Acura MDX Acura MDX 2014 20.0 MPG Highway Percentage 55 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2014 4dr SUV 290-horsepower 3.5L V6
6-speed shiftable automatic AWD
flat med light 0 10 35 55 65 20.000
2014 4dr SUV 290-horsepower 3.5L V6
6-speed shiftable automatic AWD
flat med light 0 10 35 55 65 20.0  
  Averages flat med light 0 10 35 55 65 20.0
With the 290-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, the 2014 Acura MDX has been averaging 20.0 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2014 Acura MDXs in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 65 miles per hour (about 55 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (35 percent), in the city (10 percent), and in heavy traffic (0 percent).

In addition the average 2014 Acura MDX in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a medium foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Acura MDX Acura MDX 2011 15.9 MPG Highway Percentage 55 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2011 4dr SUV 300-horsepower 3.7L V6
6-speed shiftable automatic AWD
flat light none 3 0 2 95 60 16.000
  hills med none 0 9 27 64 65 15.500
  flat light light 20 20 20 40 65 15.823
  hills light none 0 0 80 20 60 16.200
2011 4dr SUV 300-horsepower 3.7L V6
6-speed shiftable automatic AWD
hills light none 6 7 32 55 63 15.9  
  Averages hills light none 6 7 32 55 63 15.9
With the 290-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, 2011 Acura MDX gas mileage has been averaging 15.9 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2011 Acura MDXs in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 63 miles per hour (about 55 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (32 percent), in the city (7 percent), and in heavy traffic (6 percent).

In addition the average 2011 Acura MDX in this analysis was driven on hilly terrain with a light foot and the AC not used at all.
 
Acura MDX Acura MDX 2010 15.4 MPG Highway Percentage 30 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2010 4dr SUV 300-horsepower 3.7L V6
6-speed shiftable automatic AWD
flat light none 39 0 0 61 60 18.000
  flat light none 0 0 70 30 60 13.500
  flat light none 0 0 100 0 N/A 15.000
  flat light none 10 0 60 30 50 14.900
2010 4dr SUV 300-horsepower 3.7L V6
6-speed shiftable automatic AWD
flat light none 12 0 58 30 57 15.4  
  Averages flat light none 12 0 58 30 57 15.4
With the 290-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, 2010 Acura MDX fuel economy has been averaging 15.4 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2010 Acura MDXs in this analysis were driven mostly in the suburbs (about 58 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were on the highway at an average speed of 57 miles per hour (30 percent), in heavy traffic (12 percent), and in the city (0 percent).

In addition the average 2010 Acura MDX in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC not used at all.
 
Acura MDX Acura MDX 2009 18.7 MPG Highway Percentage 59 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2009 4dr SUV 300-horsepower 3.7L V6
5-speed shiftable automatic AWD
flat light hvy 10 20 20 50 65 21.000
  hills light none 0 40 0 60 62 16.800
  mtns light none 0 0 20 80 60 21.500
  flat light none 11 22 6 61 74 18.800
  flat med hvy 15 5 0 80 81 18.200
  hills med hvy 0 0 20 80 70 19.084
  flat light none 0 0 100 0 N/A 15.000
  flat med hvy 10 30 30 30 70 14.501
  flat light light 10 30 10 50 68 18.800
  flat light none 0 1 0 99 74 23.300
2009 4dr SUV 300-horsepower 3.7L V6
5-speed shiftable automatic AWD
flat light light 6 15 21 59 69 18.7  
  Averages flat light light 6 15 21 59 69 18.7
With the 290-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, the 2009 Acura MDX has been averaging 18.7 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2009 Acura MDXs in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 69 miles per hour (about 59 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (21 percent), in the city (15 percent), and in heavy traffic (6 percent).

In addition the average 2009 Acura MDX in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Acura MDX Acura MDX 2008 19.5 MPG Highway Percentage 51 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2008 4dr SUV 300-horsepower 3.7L V6
5-speed shiftable automatic AWD
hills light light 0 0 0 100 74 22.000
  flat med none 25 0 50 25 60 20.000
  flat light light 0 0 0 100 74 24.200
  flat med light 10 10 30 50 75 18.100
  flat light none 30 0 30 40 60 18.500
  flat med light 10 10 30 50 70 18.000
  flat light light 10 10 20 60 60 16.511
  flat light light 10 10 20 60 60 17.795
  flat med light 30 20 20 30 75 18.842
  hills light hvy 5 10 45 40 60 20.524
  flat lead hvy 40 5 15 40 80 18.500
  flat light none 5 25 25 45 60 19.500
  flat light light 5 5 15 75 75 20.100
  flat light light 5 5 15 75 75 21.300
  flat light none 5 5 15 75 75 22.700
  flat light light 5 5 15 75 75 20.500
  flat light light 10 10 20 60 60 19.599
  flat light light 5 5 15 75 75 19.500
  flat light hvy 5 10 10 75 75 20.900
  flat light hvy 5 10 10 75 75 21.100
  flat light none 5 5 15 75 75 19.700
  flat light light 5 5 15 75 75 19.700
  flat light hvy 5 5 15 75 75 21.300
  flat med hvy 0 95 0 5 70 19.800
  flat med none 35 0 45 20 60 18.200
  flat med hvy 5 5 40 50 70 18.000
  flat light hvy 10 30 10 50 65 20.500
  flat light light 10 60 20 10 60 15.900
  mtns light light 5 5 20 70 65 22.000
  flat med none 5 10 20 65 70 19.100
  flat light none 10 15 25 50 65 22.000
  flat med light 0 0 20 80 70 22.278
  flat med light 30 20 20 30 60 16.418
  mtns med light 0 3 48 50 80 20.664
  flat med light 5 15 30 50 70 21.600
  hills med light 0 0 40 60 70 18.000
  flat med light 0 10 30 60 70 16.837
  flat med none 5 10 15 70 70 19.500
  flat light none 10 30 30 30 65 19.000
  flat light none 10 10 40 40 65 25.000
  flat med none 5 5 50 40 70 19.000
  flat light none 10 10 10 70 60 21.000
  flat med none 0 5 10 85 70 17.800
  flat med none 30 10 50 10 60 17.500
  flat med none 30 10 50 10 70 19.000
  flat light none 10 10 40 40 70 24.000
  flat light light 10 20 40 30 70 18.900
  flat light light 10 30 30 30 65 17.000
  flat med none 15 75 10 0 N/A 11.000
  flat med hvy 10 25 20 45 80 17.000
  hills med none 0 70 20 10 65 17.558
2008 4dr SUV 300-horsepower 3.7L V6
5-speed shiftable automatic AWD
flat light light 10 15 24 51 69 19.5  
  Averages flat light light 10 15 24 51 69 19.5
With the 290-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, 2008 Acura MDX gas mileage has been averaging 19.5 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2008 Acura MDXs in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 69 miles per hour (about 51 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (24 percent), in the city (15 percent), and in heavy traffic (10 percent).

In addition the average 2008 Acura MDX in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Acura MDX Acura MDX 2007 18.6 MPG Highway Percentage 52 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2007 4dr SUV 300-horsepower 3.7L V6
5-speed shiftable automatic AWD
flat med none 0 5 40 55 75 19.300
  flat med none 0 5 30 65 75 20.700
  flat med none 0 5 25 70 75 18.800
  flat med none 0 5 20 75 75 17.600
  flat med light 5 15 35 45 75 18.500
  flat med none 1 15 39 45 75 19.000
  flat med none 0 15 15 70 75 18.900
  flat med none 0 10 30 60 75 17.100
  flat light none 0 10 75 15 60 16.600
  flat light none 0 10 70 20 60 14.900
  flat med light 5 5 40 50 75 20.100
  flat light none 5 15 60 20 60 13.100
  flat med none 10 10 60 20 60 16.700
  flat med hvy 10 30 10 50 75 18.000
  hills light none 10 0 30 60 60 16.400
  hills light none 10 0 30 60 60 16.500
  flat med none 5 10 25 60 75 17.900
  flat med none 0 5 20 75 75 17.500
  flat med none 0 5 30 65 75 18.300
  flat med none 5 10 20 65 75 17.700
  flat med none 2 5 35 58 75 19.300
  flat med none 0 5 30 65 75 17.900
  flat med none 5 15 45 35 75 17.400
  flat med none 5 20 60 15 60 16.200
  flat med none 5 15 40 40 75 18.000
  flat med light 5 15 35 45 75 18.900
  flat med none 0 20 20 60 75 17.400
  flat med none 0 10 25 65 75 17.500
  flat med none 0 5 25 70 75 19.500
  flat med none 0 5 15 80 75 18.700
  flat med none 0 5 25 70 75 18.000
  flat med none 5 5 45 45 75 19.300
  flat med none 5 10 35 50 75 17.300
  flat med none 3 5 37 55 75 19.100
  flat med light 5 10 35 50 75 19.800
  flat med none 5 5 40 50 75 18.600
  flat med light 0 0 25 75 62 18.200
  flat lead light 0 30 10 60 68 19.700
  flat med light 5 20 10 65 70 19.400
  flat lead light 5 20 25 50 68 20.700
  flat med none 0 0 100 0 N/A 13.100
  flat light none 0 0 50 50 70 24.700
  hills light none 5 5 11 79 75 22.400
  flat lead light 5 20 25 50 68 18.300
  flat med light 1 5 35 59 68 17.600
  flat med light 0 10 10 80 70 22.598
  flat light none 0 0 0 100 75 25.500
  hills med none 0 60 20 20 60 16.000
  flat light none 0 0 0 100 75 25.000
  flat light none 15 50 25 10 62 13.100
  flat med hvy 22 24 25 29 60 21.000
  flat light light 0 10 30 60 60 21.000
  flat med none 0 10 20 70 60 22.000
  flat light light 0 0 50 50 70 20.400
  flat lead light 5 5 70 20 70 16.000
  flat light none 25 50 10 15 62 10.700
  flat light hvy 0 0 50 50 70 18.100
  flat med hvy 0 5 0 95 70 24.000
  flat light light 0 10 0 90 60 24.000
  hills light none 0 50 50 0 N/A 16.000
  hills v.lt none 0 10 10 80 60 21.000
  flat light none 10 20 0 70 60 19.000
  flat light none 0 20 50 30 60 17.700
  flat light light 20 50 20 10 60 12.000
  flat med hvy 0 25 25 50 70 18.000
  flat light light 25 25 25 25 60 19.000
  hills light light 0 0 80 20 60 18.000
  flat light none 0 0 45 55 70 19.500
  hills med light 0 0 95 5 60 17.600
  flat light none 0 0 45 55 70 21.000
  flat v.lt none 0 10 20 70 60 19.756
  flat light none 0 10 20 70 60 19.700
  flat v.lt none 0 10 20 70 60 21.477
2007 4dr SUV 300-horsepower 3.7L V6
5-speed shiftable automatic AWD
flat med none 3 12 32 52 69 18.6  
  Averages flat med none 3 12 32 52 69 18.6
With the 290-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, 2007 Acura MDX fuel economy has been averaging 18.6 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2007 Acura MDXs in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 69 miles per hour (about 52 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (32 percent), in the city (12 percent), and in heavy traffic (3 percent).

In addition the average 2007 Acura MDX in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a medium foot and the AC not used at all.
 
Acura MDX Acura MDX 2006 19.7 MPG Highway Percentage 42 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2006 4dr SUV 253-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat light light 0 30 33 37 70 20.000
  flat light light 5 10 75 10 60 15.700
  mtns light none 0 0 3 97 62 24.500
  flat light hvy 0 10 10 80 60 21.100
  flat light none 10 50 0 40 60 20.500
  flat light none 5 40 45 10 65 16.300
  flat med light 10 15 0 75 70 22.000
  flat light hvy 0 100 0 0 N/A 20.700
  flat light hvy 4 4 40 52 55 19.000
  flat light light 5 40 40 15 65 18.100
  flat v.lt none 0 0 0 100 60 26.000
  flat med light 10 10 50 30 70 20.000
  flat med light 0 23 10 67 60 20.900
  flat med light 0 33 33 33 60 19.500
  flat light none 14 41 32 14 60 15.000
  flat med none 4 44 4 48 70 17.000
  flat light none 10 10 70 10 56 18.400
2006 4dr SUV 253-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat light light 5 27 26 42 63 19.7  
  Averages flat light light 5 27 26 42 63 19.7
With the 290-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, the 2006 Acura MDX has been averaging 19.7 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2006 Acura MDXs in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 63 miles per hour (about 42 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (27 percent), in the suburbs (26 percent), and in heavy traffic (5 percent).

In addition the average 2006 Acura MDX in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Acura MDX Acura MDX 2005 18.8 MPG Highway Percentage 48 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2005 4dr SUV 265-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat light none 21 23 24 32 60 20.200
  hills med hvy 50 40 0 10 70 12.500
  hills med hvy 50 40 0 10 70 12.500
  hills med hvy 50 40 0 10 70 12.100
  flat light none 0 85 15 0 N/A 15.784
  hills med hvy 50 40 0 10 70 12.500
  flat light none 0 85 15 0 N/A 16.689
  hills light none 0 20 20 60 70 18.800
  flat light none 0 0 5 95 70 21.966
  hills light none 0 60 20 20 70 18.900
  flat light hvy 2 75 10 13 60 15.000
  flat light light 10 10 40 40 65 17.000
  flat light none 0 29 34 37 75 19.800
  hills lead light 0 0 30 70 65 19.000
  flat med light 20 30 30 20 65 17.692
  flat med none 30 60 5 5 60 19.000
  flat med hvy 20 5 30 45 60 21.191
  flat med hvy 20 5 30 45 60 19.432
  flat med hvy 20 5 30 45 60 20.833
  hills med hvy 50 40 0 10 70 12.900
  flat light none 0 85 15 0 N/A 16.313
  flat med light 10 10 10 70 70 19.600
  flat light none 0 0 5 95 70 22.455
  flat light none 0 0 5 95 70 20.543
  flat light none 0 0 5 95 70 22.708
  flat med hvy 0 40 30 30 60 16.000
  flat med light 15 0 30 55 70 17.000
  flat light none 0 0 5 95 70 23.090
  flat med light 0 35 40 25 70 15.886
  flat med light 0 35 40 25 70 17.701
  flat light none 0 0 5 95 70 24.141
  flat light none 0 0 5 95 70 21.196
  flat light none 0 85 15 0 N/A 16.514
  flat light none 0 85 15 0 N/A 16.146
  flat light none 0 0 5 95 70 25.135
  flat light none 0 0 5 95 70 20.874
  flat light none 0 0 5 95 70 23.140
  flat light none 0 0 5 95 70 22.293
  flat light none 0 85 15 0 N/A 15.862
  flat light none 0 0 5 95 70 24.034
  flat light none 0 0 5 95 70 22.994
  flat light none 0 0 5 95 70 22.689
2005 4dr SUV 265-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat light light 10 27 15 48 68 18.8  
  Averages flat light light 10 27 15 48 68 18.8
With the 290-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, 2005 Acura MDX gas mileage has been averaging 18.8 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2005 Acura MDXs in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 68 miles per hour (about 48 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (27 percent), in the suburbs (15 percent), and in heavy traffic (10 percent).

In addition the average 2005 Acura MDX in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Acura MDX Acura MDX 2004 19.2 MPG Highway Percentage 48 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2004 4dr SUV 265-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat med none 20 30 30 20 60 18.000
  flat light hvy 5 5 20 70 75 23.400
  flat light hvy 5 5 5 85 75 22.885
  flat med hvy 10 25 35 30 60 18.500
  flat v.lt none 0 15 0 85 60 20.300
  flat med hvy 10 25 35 30 55 18.500
  flat light light 4 16 16 64 62 18.100
  flat light hvy 15 15 30 40 60 15.800
  flat med light 0 0 0 100 70 27.000
  flat med light 0 0 50 50 65 19.400
  flat light none 0 0 40 60 70 21.500
  flat light none 30 15 40 15 60 18.000
  flat v.lt none 0 0 100 0 N/A 17.000
  flat med none 0 60 10 30 70 16.300
  flat med light 0 80 0 20 75 15.300
  flat med none 0 15 25 60 60 17.900
  flat med light 0 15 25 60 60 19.000
2004 4dr SUV 265-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat light light 6 19 27 48 65 19.2  
  Averages flat light light 6 19 27 48 65 19.2
With the 290-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, 2004 Acura MDX fuel economy has been averaging 19.2 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2004 Acura MDXs in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 65 miles per hour (about 48 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (27 percent), in the city (19 percent), and in heavy traffic (6 percent).

In addition the average 2004 Acura MDX in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Acura MDX Acura MDX 2003 17.5 MPG Highway Percentage 39 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2003 4dr SUV 260-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat med light 5 20 10 65 75 18.300
  flat med none 5 20 10 65 75 17.800
  flat med none 4 54 4 38 60 17.000
  flat light hvy 10 50 25 15 60 15.000
  hills lead none 15 20 25 40 80 18.200
  flat light hvy 10 30 50 10 60 17.300
  flat med none 0 0 25 75 75 19.538
  flat med none 24 24 24 29 60 19.000
  flat med none 0 0 50 50 70 18.500
  flat light none 0 100 0 0 N/A 14.000
2003 4dr SUV 260-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat med none 7 32 22 39 68 17.5  
  Averages flat med none 7 32 22 39 68 17.5
With the 290-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, the 2003 Acura MDX has been averaging 17.5 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2003 Acura MDXs in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 68 miles per hour (about 39 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (32 percent), in the suburbs (22 percent), and in heavy traffic (7 percent).

In addition the average 2003 Acura MDX in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a medium foot and the AC not used at all.
 
Acura MDX Acura MDX 2002 18.8 MPG Highway Percentage 37 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2002 4dr SUV 240-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat light light 5 25 50 20 70 16.600
  flat light none 45 35 10 10 68 13.800
  flat med hvy 10 70 5 15 62 15.400
  flat light none 10 60 30 0 N/A 17.400
  mtns med hvy 0 0 10 90 70 20.000
  flat light light 0 5 10 85 68 24.500
  flat light none 5 5 30 60 65 21.000
  flat med light 0 50 0 50 70 17.000
  flat light none 10 30 20 40 68 19.600
  flat light none 0 15 85 0 N/A 22.400
2002 4dr SUV 240-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat light light 9 30 25 37 68 18.8  
  Averages flat light light 9 30 25 37 68 18.8
With the 290-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, 2002 Acura MDX gas mileage has been averaging 18.8 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2002 Acura MDXs in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 68 miles per hour (about 37 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (30 percent), in the suburbs (25 percent), and in heavy traffic (9 percent).

In addition the average 2002 Acura MDX in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Acura MDX Acura MDX 2001 16.6 MPG Highway Percentage 31 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2001 4dr SUV 240-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat med light 0 30 70 0 N/A 16.000
  flat med none 0 0 80 20 75 18.300
  flat med light 0 50 25 25 75 16.000
  flat light light 0 50 50 0 N/A 14.500
  flat med light 0 0 50 50 65 14.527
  flat light light 0 0 50 50 65 17.500
  flat light light 0 100 0 0 N/A 12.000
  flat light light 0 0 0 100 65 24.000
2001 4dr SUV 240-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat med light 0 29 41 31 69 16.6  
  Averages flat med light 0 29 41 31 69 16.6
With the 290-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, 2001 Acura MDX fuel economy has been averaging 16.6 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2001 Acura MDXs in this analysis were driven mostly in the suburbs (about 41 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were on the highway at an average speed of 69 miles per hour (31 percent), in the city (29 percent), and in heavy traffic (0 percent).

In addition the average 2001 Acura MDX in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a medium foot and the AC on only some of the time.

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What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the 2001 Acura MDX

2001 Acura MDX Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2002 4dr SUV 240-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
I have averaged 25 mpg on the road, occasionally reaching 26-7. Ethanol is bad for it (as it is on all older cars).
2002 4dr SUV 240-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
Unbeatable for a 4WD vehicle of its capacity.
2002 4dr SUV 240-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
Best economy in its class. For a 7 passenger vehicle, great hwy mileage. I averaged 22-25mpg strict hwy. 15-18mpg in town.
 

Acura MDX Gas Mileage (MPG)

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