The New Volvo XC90 vs. Acura MDX: Which is Better for You?

The midsize luxury SUV segment is one of the most competitive, so it can be challenging to decide which would suit your driving needs around Hoboken. At Kundert Volvo Cars of Hasbrouck Heights, we serve Jersey City and beyond by comparing key features and capabilities of our new Volvo models to the competition so that you have greater clarity when deciding.

Find out how the new Volvo XC90 stacks up against the new Acura MDX to discover which option is best for your driving around Clifton.


Both the new XC90 and MDX comes with highly sophisticated features and amenities for your comfort, convenience, and confidence behind the wheel. Secaucus drivers can expect some similarities, such as three rows of seating, Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™, Bluetooth® audio streaming, and voice recognition.

The new XC90 comes with extra features and amenities to give it the edge with a standard panoramic moonroof, four-zone climate control, and a 9-inch Sensus touchscreen display.

Safety is crucial for Glen Ridge drivers, and both luxury SUVs provide some cutting-edge driver assistance technology. The new XC90 lives up to the Volvo brand's reputation as an industry leader in safety innovation by offering cornering headlights, Road Sign Information, and Automatic Braking After Collision.


The new Acura MDX has an advantage when it comes to gasoline engine power. However, the XC90 offers better overall fuel efficiency. When comparing the MDX's hybrid engine to the T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid, the T8 provides not only better efficiency with 55 MPGe, but more power with up to 400 horsepower and 472 pound-feet of torque.


Volvo XC90

  • Dimensions: 195″ L x 79″ W x 70″ H
  • Standard MPG: Up to 21 city / 30 highway
  • Towing Capacity: 4,000 to 5,000 pounds
  • Seating Capacity: 6, 7

Acura MDX

  • Dimensions: 196″ L x 78″ W x 67″ H
  • Standard MPG: Up to 20 city / 27 highway
  • Horsepower: 290 horsepower
  • Seating Capacity: 6, 7

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