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Acura MDX vs. GMC Acadia Price Comparison (MSRP)

The sticker prices, before adjusting for remaining feature differences. Usually these are the numbers you will see on the window stickers.

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Acura MDX vs. GMC Acadia Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price

GMC Acadia Denali   
Difference: $5,565

Lowest Total Invoice

GMC Acadia Denali   
Difference: $4,211

The configured Acura MDX 4dr SUV has a 290-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 9-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.. The configured GMC Acadia 4dr SUV has a 288-horsepower 3.6L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.. In addition, the Array 293 and the Array 731 were configured with the following features: .

Even when the Acura MDX and GMC Acadia are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The differences among the models and trims are shown in the Trim Comparison table. Some of these trims also include additional features. You can see the feature differences in the Features table. (Additional notes) The Denali trim has a Array, Array, and Array. It is outfitted with Array and . The base sticker price of this trim is . The features would cost an additional . Including the destination charge of , the total price of this trim is .

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. In this case, the Denali-B has -B worth of additional features and the Denali-C has -C worth of additional features. The feature adjusted price of these trims is -A for Denali-A, -B for Denali-B, and -C for Denali-C. Based on this adjustment, the Array-trim appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20162016
ModelMDXAcadia
TrimAdvanceDenali
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $53,230 $47,890
Base Invoice $49,506 $45,496
AWD 2,000 2,000
Entertainment Package 2,000  
Entertainment system, ceiling-mounted   1,395
Metallic paint (extra cost)   395
AWD 1,857 1,900
Entertainment Package 1,857  
Entertainment system, ceiling-mounted   1,269
Metallic paint (extra cost)   359
Options (show) (change) 4,000 3,790
Options (show) (change) 3,714 3,528
Destination 940 925
Total Price $58,170 $52,605
Total Invoice $54,160 $49,949

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Acura MDX vs. GMC Acadia

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: GMC Acadia Denali
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 2,135
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 1,017
Model Year20162016
ModelMDXAcadia
TrimAdvanceDenali
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine290hp V6288hp V6
TransmissionT9T6
DrivetrainAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)18/26 MPG16/23 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers546, 12?, 10
Tire (rear if not all the same)245/55-19255/55-20
Total Price58,17052,605
Adjustments for Features-3,4300
Feature-Adjusted Total Price54,74052,605
Total Invoice54,16049,949
Adjustments for Features-3,1940
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice50,96649,949

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Features Comparison: Acura MDX vs. GMC Acadia

Model Year20162016
ModelMDXAcadia
TrimAdvanceDenali
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
9-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1400 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1100
AWD$1700$1700
Accessories 
Active noise reduction$0 
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed$1000 
Cruise control $250
Heated steering wheel $100
Proximity key$250 
Remote app $25
Remote window/roof operation$15 
Sunshades, second row$125 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial$200 
Automatic braking, low-speed$200 
Driver inboard seat-mounted side-impact airbag $150
Knee airbag, driver$100 
Lane keeping assist system$400 
Obstacle detection, front$200 
Pedestrian detection$50 
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system$100 
Torque vectoring / active trace control$100 
Trailer sway control$25 
Vehicle health reports $0
Cargo Management 
Class III trailer hitch $250
Console with shifter $150
Console without shifter$150 
Overhead sunglass holder$25 
Trailering equipment (4 wire) $125
Climate Control and Infotainment 
4G LTE connectivity $50
Additional screen for entertainment system$200 
Aux input$50 
Cargo area audio controls $100
DVD-compatible player $0
HD radio$50 
HDMI port$25 
Media drive$15 
Rain-sensing wipers$175 
Rear air vents with automatic controls$250 
Rear air vents with manual controls $150
Telematics service, such as OnStar$300 
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation $325
Traffic + travel information$25 
Traffic information $25
Variable intermittent wipers $75
Voice control for external devices $0
Wi-Fi hotspot $50
Exterior 
Bodyside cladding $350
Glass roof panel(s) $300
Wheel-lip moldings $75
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror$75 
Head-up display (HUD) $350
LED headlights$1000 
Power-folding mirrors $50
Spotter mirror(s)$50 
Xenon HID headlights $500
Powertrain 
Active rear differential$500 
Automatic start / stop$150 
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls$100 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Aluminum trim $100
Coordinated climate control, front seats$25 
Door sill trim plates$100 
Heated second row seats$200 
Illuminated door sill trim plates $200
Leather door panel trim$250 
Leather-wrapped steering wheel$150 
Power release, second row seats$100 
Upgraded floor mats $0
Wood/leather-wrapped steering wheel $150
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Adaptive dampers - mechanical$100 
Electronic systems calibration selector$200 
Total Value of Features$10,130$6,700
Value of Feature Adjustments$3,430$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-3,1940

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Specifications Comparison: Acura MDX vs. GMC Acadia

Model Year20162016
ModelMDXAcadia
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase111.0 in118.9 in
Length193.6 in200.8 in
Width77.2 in78.9 in
Height67.6 in70.4 in
Curb Weight4,195 lb.4,850 lb.
Fuel Capacity19.5 gal.22.0 gal.
Row 1 Headroom38.1 in40.3 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room61.1 in61.6 in
Row 1 Hip Room59.0 in58.0 in
Row 1 Legroom41.5 in41.3 in
Row 2 Headroom38.3 in39.6 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room59.1 in61.0 in
Row 2 Hip Room57.8 in57.8 in
Row 2 Legroom36.5 in36.8 in
Row 3 Headroom35.6 in38.4 in
Row 3 Shoulder Room54.7 in57.8 in
Row 3 Hip Room40.6 in48.3 in
Row 3 Legroom27.4 in33.2 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
14.8 ft324.1 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
38.4 ft370.1 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
68.4 ft3116.1 ft3

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Option Package Details
Acura MDX Advance

Entertainment Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Entertainment system, ceiling-mounted1000Yes
AC power outlet100Yes
Additional screen for entertainment system200No
HDMI port25No
Total Requested110083%
Total Not Requested22517%

Option Package Details
GMC Acadia Denali

Entertainment system, ceiling-mounted
FeatureValueRequested?
Entertainment system, ceiling-mounted1000Yes
AC power outlet100Yes
Surround sound250Yes
DVD-compatible player0No
A/V input jacks-25No
Total Requested1350102%
Total Not Requested-25-2%

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