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Toyota Highlander vs. Acura MDX Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Toyota Highlander vs. Acura MDX Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $49,564

Toyota Highlander Hybrid Limited Platinum   
Difference: $8,061

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20172018
ModelHighlanderMDX
TrimHybrid Limited PlatinumAdvance
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $47,880 $54,650
Floor mats 225  
Remote start 499  
AWD   2,000
Floor mats 140  
Remote start 320  
AWD   1,874
Options (change) 724 2,000
Options (change) 460 1,874
Destination 960 975
Total Price $49,564 $57,625

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Toyota Highlander vs. Acura MDX

Lowest Adjusted Price: Toyota Highlander Hybrid Limited Platinum
Lowest Adjusted Invoice: Acura MDX Advance
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $4,696
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $42,452
Model Year20172018
ModelHighlanderMDX
TrimHybrid Limited PlatinumAdvance
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine257hp V6 H290hp I6
TransmissionCVTT9
DrivetrainAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)30/28 MPG26/27 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)825, 12501, 10
Tire (rear if not all the same)245/55-19245/50-20
Total Price$49,564$57,625
Adjustments for Features0-3,365
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$49,564$54,260

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Features Comparison: Toyota Highlander vs. Acura MDX

Model Year20172018
ModelHighlanderMDX
TrimHybrid Limited PlatinumAdvance
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
CVT$1000 
9-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1400
AWD$1700$1700
Accessories 
AC power outlet$100 
Active noise reduction $0
Adaptive cruise control$750 
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed $1000
Display key $50
Remote window/roof operation $15
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual$250 
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power $350
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats$0 
Lane departure prevention, steering-based$200 
Lane keeping assist $400
Perimeter scan$25 
Seat cushion airbag, passenger$75 
Torque vectoring, brake-based $100
Trailer sway control $25
Wide-view front camera $150
Wide-view rear camera $0
Cargo Management 
Cargo cover$75 
Cargo mat$40 
Console with shifter$150 
Console without shifter $150
Liftglass or two-piece tailgate$150 
Second-row high console $250
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Android Auto support $0
Apple CarPlay support $0
DVD-compatible player$0 
Intercom$25 
Media drive $15
Siri Eyes Free support$0 
Surround sound $250
Wiper de-icer$25 
Exterior 
Bodyside cladding$350 
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s) $25
Laminated front side windows $200
Panoramic sunroof$1200 
Sunroof $900
Wheel-lip moldings$75 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror $75
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror $75
Compass $0
Conversation mirror$25 
Large energy flow and fuel economy display$25 
LED headlights $1000
Mirror tilt-down in reverse $25
Power-folding mirrors $50
Spotter mirror(s) $50
Tachometer $75
Powertrain 
Active rear differential $500
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls $100
Seats and Interior Trim 
Coordinated climate control, front seats $25
Foldaway tray table, second row$75 
Leather door panel trim $250
Manual recliner, third row seats$125 
Power height adjuster, passenger seat $100
Power lumbar adjuster, passenger seat $100
Power release, second row seats $50
Power thigh support length adjuster, driver seat$100 
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat $100
Wood trim $300
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Adaptive dampers - mechanical $100
Alloy wheels $350
Chrome-clad alloy wheels$600 
Electronic systems calibration selector $200
Total Value of Features$7,140$10,505
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$3,365
Value of Feature Adjustments0-166

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Specifications Comparison: Toyota Highlander vs. Acura MDX

Model Year20172018
ModelHighlanderMDX
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase109.8 in111.0 in
Length192.5 in196.2 in
Width75.8 in77.2 in
Height68.1 in67.4 in
Curb Weight4,825 lb.4,471 lb.
Fuel Capacity19.2 gal.19.5 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.7 in38.1 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room59.3 in61.1 in
Row 1 Hip Room57.2 in57.5 in
Row 1 Legroom44.2 in41.4 in
Row 2 Headroom39.9 in38.3 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room59.6 in59.1 in
Row 2 Hip Room57.1 in57.8 in
Row 2 Legroom38.4 in36.6 in
Row 3 Headroom35.9 in35.6 in
Row 3 Shoulder Room55.0 in54.7 in
Row 3 Hip Room45.6 in40.6 in
Row 3 Legroom27.7 in28.1 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
13.8 ft315.0 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
42.3 ft338.4 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
83.7 ft368.4 ft3

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Option Package Details
Acura MDX Advance

AWD
FeatureValueRequested?
AWD0Yes
Temporary spare tire150Yes
Trailer sway control25No
Active rear differential500No
Total Requested15022%
Total Not Requested52578%

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