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2015 Acura MDX vs. 2015 BMW X4 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Acura MDX than in the BMW X4. The BMW X4 offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Acura MDX, offering the driver and front passenger a bit more room and comfort.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Acura MDX is somewhat more expensive than the BMW X4. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Acura MDX and the BMW X4 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Acura MDX is much wider than the BMW X4, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Acura MDX, which is slightly longer than the BMW X4.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Acura MDX and the BMW X4 are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The Acura MDX has a smaller turning radius than the BMW X4, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
If you've got something you need to pull, the Acura MDX will do just as well as the BMW X4, since they have about the same towing capacity. The Acura MDX has a little more horsepower than the BMW X4.

Utility
The Acura MDX offers greater seating capacity than the BMW X4, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With the Acura MDX, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the BMW X4.

Warranty
The Acura MDX comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the BMW X4.

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2015 Acura
MDX

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MSRP*: $42,765 - $56,980

2015 BMW
X4

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MSRP*: $44,700 - $48,000
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Low APR Loan: As low as 1.90% As low as 3.12%
Lease Incentive: As low as 2.64% As low as 3.12%
City MPG: 18 - 20 --
Highway MPG: 27 - 28 --
Engine(s): V-6 Inline-4, Inline-6
Seating Capacity: 7 - 7 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $39,621 - $52,630 $41,125 - $44,160

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