Shining the Spotlight on the 2017 Acura MDX
If you’re in the market for a luxury sedan, SUV, or coupe in the Baton Rouge, LA area, Acura of Baton Rouge should be your first destination. We pride ourselves in our huge selection of pre-owned and new Acura cars, as well as our service center, parts center, and finance center. One of the most popular SUVs at our dealership is the 2017 Acura MDX. Thanks to a spacious three-row interior, advanced all-wheel-drive system, and generous feature list, the newly discounted 2017 Acura MDX is a top pick amongst Baton Rouge, LA families.
2017 Acura MDX Details
The 2017 Acura MDX is a four-door SUV with a spacious three-row cabin. For the 2017 model year, the SUV receives a significant facelift, including a new hood, fresh front and rear fascias, restyled front fenders, and different headlights.
The SUV comes in three different trim levels: Standard, Technology, and Advance. Buyers looking for the longest feature list will want to pick the Advance, which comes standard with 20-inch wheels, a heated steering wheel, second-row captain’s chairs, and elegant wood trim.
Under the hood, drivers have a couple of different engine options. New for 2017 is a Sport Hybrid version that uses a smaller 3.0-liter V6 engine combined with three electric motors to crank out a combined 321 horsepower and 289 lb-ft of torque. The classic gasoline engine is a 3.5-liter V6 engine good for 290 horsepower and 267 lb-ft of torque.
Engine: 3.0-liter V6 combined with three electric motors
Power: 321 horsepower, 289 lb-ft of torque
Transmission: Seven-speed automatic
Front-wheel-drive or all-wheel-drive
2017 Acura MDX Safety and Special Features
When you’re driving your family around Baton Rouge, LA in your new 2017 Acura MDX, you’re going to want to ensure that everybody is safe and secure. Fortunately, the SUV comes with a long list of both standard and optional safety features.
The lane keeping assist system uses a camera that identifies lane markings and works to keep the vehicle within its detected lane using steering corrections. Other high-tech safety features include adaptive cruise control and a surround-view camera system.
In terms of in-cabin tech and convenience features, the 2017 Acura MDX is loaded. Each of the three trims comes standard with dual dashboard displays (a lower 7-inch touchscreen and an upper 8-inch regular screen), Bluetooth, five USB ports, Siri Eyes Free, and an eight-speaker sound system with a CD player, Pandora, and Aha radio. Higher trims up the ante with features like a 16.2-inch screen, a DVD rear entertainment system, and a 12-speaker sound system.
-360° Surround View Camera
-Lane keeping assist
-Adaptive cruise control
-Dual dashboard displays
-Pandora and Aha radio
-Rear-seat DVD entertainment system
Buying a 2017 Acura MDX
If you’re ready to get behind the wheel of the 2017 Acura MDX, we invite you into our Acura dealership near New Orleans for a test drive. There aren’t many SUVs out there that blend off-road prowess with the in-cabin space and safety features of the 2017 Acura MDX, and add in the hybrid engine option and the long list of tech features, and you have a SUV that sets itself ahead of the pack. Head on over to 13550 Airline Hwy for a test drive today.