2019 mdx

2019 Acura MDX

2019 rdx

2019 Acura RDX

2019 Acura MDX

2019 Acura RDX
3.5L V6 w/290hp

Standard Engine

2.0L VTEC Turbo w/272hp

Standard Transmission






2019 Acura MDX vs. 2019 Acura RDX

Sizing up the 2019 Acura MDX vs. 2019 Acura RDX is a tough call, since both luxury SUVs bring an impressive blend of power, performance, and style to the table. Luckily, no matter which model you choose, you’ll be getting an energetic ride packed with today’s latest automotive technology. Compare these models and find the right one for you at Acura of Baton Rouge.

Acura MDX vs. RDX: Performance

If you’re looking for more powertrain options, the MDX is a good choice for you. The MDX helps Ascension drivers achieve increased fuel economy, especially in the city, with the Sport Hybrid powertrain. See which set of specs best fits your daily needs.

2019 Acura MDX

  • Standard 290 hp, 3.5L V6 engine with a 9-speed automatic transmission, front wheel drive
  • 290 hp, 3.5L V6 engine with a 9-speed automatic transmission, SH-AWD®.
  • 321 hp, 3.0L V6 engine with a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission and Sport Hybrid SH-AWD®
  • EPA-estimated 26 mpg city / 27 mpg hwy with the Sport Hybrid engine and a dual-clutch transmission*

2019 Acura RDX

  • Standard 272 hp, 2.0L VTEC Turbo engine with a 10-speed automatic transmission
  • Available SH-AWD®
  • Integrated Dynamics System – Modes: Comfort, Snow, Sport, Sport+
  • EPA-Estimated 22 mpg city / 28 mpg hwy with front-wheel drive, a 10-speed automatic transmission, and the Standard package*
2019 mdx driving on highway

Acura MDX vs. RDX: Interior

The RDX interior and MDX interior both wrap you in luxurious finishing touches, including Milano leather seating and wood trim. Enjoy heated and cooling seats for a comfortable ride regardless of Livingston weather. Then listen to all your favorite playlists, podcasts, and more via Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™. There are a few interior differences between models, so consider which features you want the most:

2019 Acura MDX

  • Supportive and ergonomic seating
  • On Demand Multi-Use Display™
  • Available ELS Studio® Premium Audio System

2019 Acura RDX

  • Panoramic moonroof
  • 16-speaker Acura/ELS Studio 3D® Premium Audio System
2019 rdx front dash and interior

Acura MDX vs. RDX: Safety

Both the MDX and RDX keep you and your passengers safe with AcuraWatch™, an innovative suite of state-of-the-art driver assist alerts and features that give you an extra set of eyes on the West Baton Rouge roads. This system includes:

  • Rear cross traffic monitoring
  • Surround-view camera
  • Blind spot monitoring
  • Vehicle stability assist
  • And more!

When it comes to safety, you don’t have to choose.

mdx backup camera display

Find Your New SUV at Acura of Baton Rouge

You can’t go wrong with either the MDX or RDX, so the best way to decide which one is right for you is to take a test drive. Visit the Acura experts at Acura of Baton Rouge to learn more about these stunning SUVs, and take home your favorite using our current new vehicle specials! Then head out in your new Acura SUV and check out some of the top restaurants in Baton Rouge. If you’re still not sure which luxury SUV is for you, check out our RDX accessories guideMDX packages guide, or explore our used SUV inventory to decide which model is right for you.

*Based on 2019 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery pack age/condition (hybrid only) and other factors

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