BMW X5 vs Acura MDX

Trying to decide between the 2019 BMW X5 and the 2019 Acura MDX? You’ve come to the right place! In this comparison, we at BMW of Arlington will give you a detailed overview of how the BMW X5 vs. Acura MDX compare. Read ahead to see how they stack up against each other when it comes to performance, interior comfort, and technology!

X5 vs MDX: Performance

The 2019 BMW X5 offers four powerful and capable engines in its powertrain lineup starting with its standard 3.0-L TwinPower Turbo 6-cylinder engine. This engine boasts an impressive 308 horsepower and 332 lb-ft of torque.

For more power, you can opt for the BMW X5’s available 445 hp 4.4-L TwinPower Turbo V8 engine, which also delivers a whopping 480 lb-ft of torque. If efficiency is your top priority, go with the X5’s 2.0-L 4-cylinder hybrid engine that achieves an incredible EPA-estimated 56 MPGe.

The 2019 Acura MDX, on the other hand, offers just two engines in its powertrain lineup. No matter which one you go with, you won’t have nearly as much power or efficiency as the X5. This model maxes out at 290 horsepower, 267 lb-ft of torque, and an EPA-estimated 26 city / 27 highway MPG.

X5 vs MDX: Interior Comfort

Inside the 2019 BMW X5, you’ll have either five or seven spacious seats depending on which trim level you choose. All of these seats can be upholstered with comfortable leather seating surfaces with the front two seats boasting extra comfort.

These two front seats are 14-way power adjustable, including 4-way lumbar support. You’ll also have heating and ventilation capabilities for these two seats. You can even opt for heated rear seats to ensure that everyone on board is cozy.

The 2019 Acura X5 also offers heated and ventilated front seats as well as available leather seating surfaces. The rear seats, on the other hand, only offer heating capabilities for the outboard seats. You’ll also only have 12-way adjustability in the front two seats.

X5 vs MDX: Technology

The interior of the 2019 BMW X5 isn’t just spacious and comfortable, it’s also packed with advanced technology. This model offers an incredible 10.2-inch iDrive touchscreen infotainment system. This system offers a wide variety of handy convenience features including wireless connectability, turn-by-turn navigation, and a bird’s-eye view of your vehicle.

In addition to this system, the X5 also offers a wireless device charging pad and a Wi-Fi® hotspot. Stay juiced up and connected no matter where you go.

The 2019 Acura MDX offers a few of these features including a touchscreen infotainment system and navigation capabilities. However, you’ll miss out on the surround view camera, wireless charging capabilities, and Wi-Fi® hotspot.

2019 BMW X5 vs 2019 Acura MDX: Which One?

As you can see, the 2019 BMW X5 comes out on top in every way possible. Shoppers in Arlington, Dallas, and Fort Worth can get behind the wheel and get the full experience of this vehicle at BMW of Arlington. Give us a call today to schedule your test drive!