2020 acura mdx vs 2020 bmw x5Sep 29th, 2020
When you’re looking for a take-anywhere crossover with a touch of luxury, look to the 2020 Acura MDX to provide you with everything you need in an SUV. When you’re looking for a 2020 Acura MDX in Calgary, come to Acura of Red Deer for the best selection of Acura vehicles in the area. Any of our friendly and helpful sales team members would be more than happy to help you navigate our exceptional inventory and provide you with a few MDX options to choose from. From there, feel free to take a test drive and ask any questions you may have – we’re happy to answer! As your preferred Acura dealer near Calgary, it’s all part of how we do business. Keep reading to see how the 2020 Acura MDX compares to the 2020 BMW X5, then visit us to find your MDX!
The 2020 Acura MDX in Calgary
Experience a sleek, premium design and track-honed performance paired with the latest Acura technology in the MDX. This crossover is confidence in motion with groundbreaking Super Handling All-Wheel Dive that allows you to experience the road like never before. It’s designed to sense driving conditions and react accordingly to keep torque where it is needed most for a confident and awe-inspiring drive. You’ll also get smooth ride quality with enhanced control and reactive handling from the independent front and multi-link rear suspension.
Under the hood, you’ll find a direct-injected, 290 horsepower, 3.5 L i-VTEC V6 engine for exceptional power and performance. Pair it with the 9-speed sequential sportshift automatic transmission and enable the engine to operate at peak performance with optimal acceleration. You’ll also be able to select your drive according to your preference with the Integrated Dynamic System that allows you to choose between Normal, Sport, and Comfort modes. The system will then adjust the steering effort, throttle response, and sound of the engine to match. Get the available Adaptive Damper System to remain soft and comfortable or firm depending on the road conditions.
The 2020 BMW X5
The 2020 BMW X5 is the fourth-generation in the lineup and is longer, wider, and higher than previous versions and has two models available, the xDrive 40i and the xDrive50i. The xDrive 40i is available in five and seven-seat configurations and comes with a 3.0 L turbocharged inline six with direct injection technology. This gets you 335 horsepower and 330 lb-ft of torque. The M50i is a five-seater and has a new version of the N63 4.4 L TwinPower Turbo V8 that gets you 523 horsepower and 553 lb-ft of torque. With it, you’ll get an M Sport differential, M Sport exhaust system, and model-specific M GmbH suspension tuning. Both engines come with an 8-speed Steptronic transmission with xDrive intelligent all-wheel drive coming standard.
The M50i model features front bumpers with larger openings to allow for more airflow to the cooling system and rocker panels and rear bumpers that have been sculpted to set the models apart from the rest of the BMW lineup.
You’ll be able to go wherever the road takes you without having to stop for fuel too often thanks to a generous fuel economy of 11.7 L/100 km city and 9.1 L/100 km highway.