The new 2021 Acura MDX Hybrid delivers outstanding design and a very powerful engine. Unlike the regular model, the Hybrid sports a couple of additional features. Firstly, it’s powered by a hybrid engine and it hosts more premium materials inside.
Besides, the new hybrid system will provide better fuel-efficiency and it will boost the performance of the crossover thanks to the electric motor. Moreover, compared to the non-hybrid version, the Acura MDX Hybrid will be easily recognized on the road thanks to a slightly modified body. Dimensionally, both models are the same and both ones sit on the same platform.
2021 Acura MDX Hybrid Overhaul
The forthcoming 2021 Acura MDX Hybrid will not drastically differ from the regular model. Moreover, some small noticeable changes are visible. The front of the MDX Hybrid sports brand-new pentagon grille and Jewel Eye LED headlights. As you can see, the same design language is present in many Acura models. However, Acura MDX Hybrid offers a couple of additional packages. Generally, this SUV comes with the Integrated Dynamic System that provides sportier ride and handling.
Sport Hybrid package is available as well and it includes an active dumper and refined suspension system. The A-Spec variant will drastically change the design of this SUV. It comes with exclusive front-fascia, glass-black accent, and stylish 20-inch wheels.
The upcoming 2021 Acura MDX Hybrid is the SUV that looks sporty inside. Firstly, the same layout as on the regular model is present and through three rows of seats, there is enough room for seven passengers. Overall, the interior is refreshed, and Hybrid features a new 12-speaker premium audio system and two wireless headphone sets.
Safety is also improved and the AcuraWatch suite comes with more features. This safety suite this time includes a forward-collision warning with automatic emergency braking, lane departure warning, adaptive cruise control, and lane-keep assist.
The all-new member 2021 Acura MDX Hybrid from the latest info, could be powered by a 3.0-liter V6 petrol powertrain. Of course, this engine will work in combination with an electric motor and two batteries mounted on each rear wheel. Furthermore, the petrol-electric combination produces a total output of 321 horses and 290 lb-ft of torque. The fuel economy will be better than the regular one for sure.
To remind, MDX uses 3.5-liter V6 that produces 290 horsepower. Fuel consumption of this model is 20/27 mpg for (FWD), 19/26 mpg (AWD), and 19/25 mpg for (A-Spec). The famous Super-Handling All-Wheel Drive system SH-AWD will be available as well. Thanks to this system, Acura Hybrid provides a much easier cornering and far better driving experience. The same system is available on models like RDX and Acura NSX.
2021 Acura MDX Hybrid Release Date and Price
The arriving of 2021 Acura MDX Hybrid will happen in the first quartal of next year. For sure, the starting price of the hybrid model would be slightly higher than the regular model.
Most likely, the hybrid version will cost around $50,000, which is 5000 dollars more than the regular model. In the same segment are models Lexus RX, Cadillac XT6, and Lincoln Aviator. However, non of them can compete with the new Acura MDX Hybrid.