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2015 Porsche Macan vs. 2016 Acura MDX Review

Comparison Review

Convenience
The Acura MDX requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Porsche Macan, making it more convenient to drive.

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 Porsche Macan is somewhat more expensive than the Acura MDX. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Porsche Macan will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the Acura MDX.

Dimensions
The Porsche Macan is a little narrower than the Acura MDX, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. If you go with the Porsche Macan, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Acura MDX.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Porsche Macan transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Acura MDX.

Handling
The Porsche Macan has the same turning radius as the Acura MDX, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Acura MDX is clearly the choice over the Porsche Macan for pulling heavy loads. The Porsche Macan has a little more horsepower than the Acura MDX.

Utility
The Porsche Macan has less seating than the Acura MDX, making the Acura MDX the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Porsche Macan has significantly less cargo capacity than the Acura MDX.

Warranty
The Porsche Macan comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Acura MDX.

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2015 Porsche
Macan

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MSRP*: $49,900 - $72,300

2016 Acura
MDX

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MSRP*: $42,865 - $44,865
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Low APR Loan: As low as 2.49% As low as 1.90%
Lease Incentive: As low as 4.80% As low as 2.18%
City MPG: 17 18 - 19
Highway MPG: 23 26 - 27
Engine(s): V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 7 - 7
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: -- $39,882 - $41,739

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