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Acura MDX Fuel Economy (MPG)

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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
  mtns light none 0 0 3 97 62 24.500
  flat light light 5 10 75 10 60 15.700
  flat light hvy 0 10 10 80 60 21.100
  flat light hvy 0 100 0 0 N/A 20.700
  flat med light 10 15 0 75 70 22.000
  flat light none 10 50 0 40 60 20.500
  flat light light 5 40 40 15 65 18.100
  flat light none 5 40 45 10 65 16.300
  flat v.lt none 0 0 0 100 60 26.000
  flat med light 0 23 10 67 60 20.900
  flat med light 10 10 50 30 70 20.000
  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
  flat light hvy 4 4 40 52 55 19.000
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, 2006 Acura MDX fuel economy 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.

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What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the 2006 Acura MDX

2006 Acura MDX Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2006 4dr SUV 253-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
One of the best for an SUV. 24 highway at 70 mph, 20 in town.
2006 Acura MDX Real Gas Mileage: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2007 4dr SUV 300-horsepower 3.7L V6
5-speed shiftable automatic AWD
City driving is worse than advertised...15 to 16 mpg. But highway is 23-24 mpg.
2007 4dr SUV 300-horsepower 3.7L V6
5-speed shiftable automatic AWD
19Mpg is ok. Its not great.
2007 4dr SUV 300-horsepower 3.7L V6
5-speed shiftable automatic AWD
I get only 16mpg even on highways
2006 4dr SUV 253-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
wish the fuel economy could have been addressed a bit more...not really complaining cos I drive an Odyssey too ..which has the same engine as the MDX..similar consumption...
2005 4dr SUV 265-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
Would get a hybrid next - more MPG.
2005 4dr SUV 265-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
MDX:lower mileage + premium fuel + Seven Seats Pilot: better milage + regular fuel +8 seats
 

2006 Acura MDX Gas Mileage (MPG)

Unlike other fuel economy surveys, TrueDelta's Real-World Gas Mileage Survey includes questions about how and where a car was driven. So you can get an idea of the Acura MDX's real-world MPG based on how and where you drive a car.