EPA-Estimated MPG (City/Highway)
Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC)
Rear Entertainment System
3-row crossover SUVs are ideal for active families, but what’s the difference between a model from Honda and one from their luxury Acura wing? We’ve compared 2021 Honda Pilot vs. Acura MDX to help you see, so read on to match up:
Standard and top-tier 2021 Honda Pilot trim levels include:
Standard and top-tier 2020 Acura MDX trim levels include:
You should always expect a price difference between luxury and standard models, but given the gulf between Pilot and MDX you really need to ask if that difference is worth it.
The MDX edges out the Pilot when it comes to power, but only marginally. You’ll make:
Efficiency scores are equal despite the MDX’s higher starting price. You’ll make up to:
There are a few features you’ll only find available with the MDX, but both the Acura and the Honda provide the following cutting-edge driver assistance technologies as standard:
Further features shared by both models include:
*MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $1,045.00 destination charge, options and accessories. Dealers set own prices.
**Based on 2019 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.