2016 Acura MDX vs. 2016 Land Rover Discovery Sport

January 21st, 2016 by

What’s more impressive than a 2015 Acura MDX? That would be the new 2016 Acura MDX in Houston at John Eagle Acura! This stylish SUV offers everything you could want in a new vehicle, and more. Other SUVs in its class like the 2016 Land Rover Discovery Sport attempt to overthrow the Acura MDX but are unsuccessful. Find out more about the benefits of each vehicle below.

2016 Acura MDX Benefits:

  • Height-adjustable front shoulder belts
  • “Top Pick Plus” rating by the IIHS in 2015
  • Powertrain warranty coverage for 6 years or 70,000 miles
  • MDX 3.5 SOHC V6 produces 290 horsepower and 267 lb.-ft. of torque
  • Engine control system that shuts down half of the engine’s cylinders for improved fuel efficiency
  • 19.5 gallons of fuel capacity for longer range between fill ups
  • Standard easy tire fill system that uses integrated tire pressure sensors to keep track of pressure and alerts the driver when tires are filled
  • Front and rear gas-charged shocks for better control on choppy roads
  • Computer-generated active noise cancellation to remove annoying road noise and vibrations from the passenger compartment
  • More front and rear shoulder room than the competition
  • MDX SH-AWD offers up to 5,000 lbs. towing capacity
  • Automatic dimming rear and side view mirrors
  • Optional Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Optional 115-volt A/C outlet for charging small electronics
  • Front-wheel drive or four-wheel drive configurations

2016 Land Rover Discovery Sport Benefits:

  • Powertrain warranty coverage for 4 years or 50,000 miles
  • 2.0 turbo 4 cylinder engine produces 240 horsepower and 250 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 18.5 gallons of fuel capacity
  • Front gas-charged shocks only
  • Maximum towing capacity of 4,409 lbs.
  • Does not offer a two-wheel drive configuration

It’s clear that the 2016 Acura MDX has all the bells and whistles and leaves competitors like the Land Rover Discovery Sport in the dust. Go for a test drive in the 2016 Acura MDX in Houston and see these great features in action!

Posted in 2016 Models