[home][rumors and news][model release matrix][tov motorsports][desktop calendar][exhaust notes][tov forums][links][search][sponsors][garage][login]

Tire Rack Upgrade Garage
 Search for a Dealer:
 Canadian Flag US Flag
 Honda Acura
 ZIP  
Acura
There are currently no active Acura promotions
Honda
There are currently no active Honda promotions
American Honda reports May 2021 sales results
More.......................
2021 Acura TLX goes on sale June 23, starting at $53,325. Limited to 2000 units for 2021
More.......................
2022 Honda Civic Sports at the port ready to be shipped
More.......................
A peek underhood of the upcoming 2021 Acura TLX Type S
More.......................
American Honda reports April 2021 sales
More.......................
Honda reveals all new 11th Generation Civic Sedan
More.......................
Type S Origin Story: A Look Back at Acura’s Type S History
More.......................
Honda Offers First Look at All-New 11th Generation Civic Sedan
More.......................
Today's Reading Links --> Re: Tiny 22-lb Hydrogen Engine May Replace the Traditional Combustion Engine
Join Discussion......
Odyssey --> Re: kinda funny Ody story (2020 model)
Join Discussion......
Videos --> Re: Audi RS e-tron vs. Tesla S Cross Country
Join Discussion......
Videos --> Re: 2022 Honda Civic walkaround
Join Discussion......
Type R --> Re: 2020 FK8 Grille and Radiator transplant successful
Join Discussion......
Ridgeline - General Talk --> Re: 2021 Honda Ridgeline thoughts
Join Discussion......
TLX --> Re: 2nd Generation TLX Reviews
Join Discussion......
Professional Motorsports --> Re: F1 - 2021 Azerbaijan Grand Prix - Spoilers
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: 2022 Ford Maverick revealed: 40 mpg hybrid pickup starts at $20,000
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Toyota GR 86 6sp+RWD pretty cool
Join Discussion......
Type R --> Re: Hot Wheels Type R Given to Type R Owner
Join Discussion......
Videos --> Re: INCREDIBLE KEVIN ESTRE P11 TO P1 24HR NURBURGRING 2021
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Gas mileage ratings for some 2017 cars to fall as EPA tweaks tests
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Tesla Plaid - stupid fast
Join Discussion......
Ridgeline - General Talk --> Re: Ridgeline Torture Test
Join Discussion......
Acura Announces Pricing and On-Sale for 2010 MDX
 Date: December 11, 2009 10:02
 Submitted by:  JeffX
 Source: Acura Press Release
 Credibility Rating: Not Specified


12/11/2009 - TORRANCE, Calif. -

Already a leader in its class, the significantly enhanced 2010 MDX gets bold new styling, an all-new six-speed transmission, a revised chassis, additional content along with enhanced safety and convenience features. The 2010 MDX luxury SUV goes on-sale at Acura dealerships on December 11 with a manufacturers suggested retail price* (MSRP) starting at $42,230, plus a destination and handling (D&H) charge of $810, Acura announced today.

"The MDX has long been considered a benchmark in its class," said Jeff Conrad, vice president of Acura sales. "The 2010 MDX raises the bar yet again with its fresh looks, an all-new 6-speed transmission and lots of new customer-relevant technology."

Visually, the 7-passenger 2010 MDX receives more aggressive styling in the form of new front and rear bodywork, a bold new front grille, numerous trim enhancements, revised taillights and polished stainless-steel exhaust finishers. New 18-inch diameter 5-spoke aluminum wheels are standard with 19-inch diameter 7-spoke aluminum wheels available as part of the Advance Package.

Powering every MDX is a more refined engine that teams with an all-new 6-speed automatic transmission for better performance and improved fuel efficiency. The new 3.7-liter VTEC® V-6 generates 300 horsepower and 270 lb-ft of torque while achieving an EPA estimated city/highway fuel mileage of 16/21 mpg** (an improvement of 1 mpg city and 1 mpg highway over the 2009 MDX). Standard on every MDX is Acura's exclusive Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ (SH-AWD®) system that provides outstanding handling and excellent all-season capability.

Inside, the 2010 MDX receives a host of new features and technologies that make it even more luxurious. Topping the list is the expanded use of Milano Premium Leather, a new sport steering wheel with racing-inspired paddle shifters, new gauges, easier to understand button placement for center stack functions, available ventilated front seats and upgraded interior trim.

The 2010 MDX will be available in five trim packages including: the well-equipped MDX; MDX with Technology Package; MDX with Technology and Entertainment Packages; MDX with Advance Package; and MDX with Advance and Entertainment Packages.

Despite only a 3-percent increase in price, the 2010 base MDX receives a plethora of new standard content including a power rear tailgate, steering wheel mounted paddle shifters, an auto-dimming rearview mirror with integrated rear view camera screen, LED backlit instrumentation, a new hill start assist feature and premium loop-style floormats. Also included is the MDX's previous standard equipment including items such as: a leather trimmed interior, power moonroof, a tri-zone climate control system and Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink® wireless telephone interface. Also standard with the 2010 MDX is an 8-speaker, 253-watt Acura Premium Sound System that features XM® Radio with a new Note function, an in-dash 6-disc CD changer and AUX jack connectivity for personal audio devices.

The MDX with Technology Package adds Milano Premium Leather seating surfaces, Acura Navigation System with Voice Recognition™, AcuraLink Real-Time Traffic™ with Traffic Rerouting™, AcuraLink Real-Time Weather™ with radar image maps, a new full VGA color display screen and an innovative multi-view rear camera. Additionally, the Technology Package includes an Acura/ELS Surround® 410-watt Premium Audio System with 10 speakers, hard disk drive (HDD) media storage, in-dash CD, DVD-Audio, MP3, WMA and DTS® player, AM/FM tuner, XM® Radio with Note function music reminder, Dolby® Pro Logic® II, Song By Voice™ (SBV), USB port and AUX jack connectivity.

In addition to the features found in the Technology Package, the new Advance Package adds several premium technologies including the Collision Mitigating Braking System™ (CMBS™), Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC), an all-new blind spot information system (BSI) and the Active Damper System. The Advance Package makes use of special 19x8-inch 7-spoke aluminum-alloy wheels with Michelin Latitude all-season tires and auto-leveling HID front headlights. Also part of the Advanced Package are ventilated front seats, a sport steering wheel with unique design racing-inspired paddle shifters and textured metallic interior accents.

An Entertainment Package (available with Technology and Advanced Packages) includes a new Rear Entertainment System (RES) complete with a DVD player, power folding 9-inch full VGA color screen (with 400-percent improved resolution), dual wireless headphones and a wireless illuminated remote control. Also included are heated second row outboard seats and a 115-volt plug located in the center console.

Like all 2010 Acura models, the MDX is covered by a comprehensive 4-year/50,000 mile bumper-to-bumper limited warranty and a 6-year/70,000 powertrain limited warranty. Additional ownership benefits include Acura Total Luxury Care® (TLC®), which provides free 24-hour roadside assistance, concierge service and trip routing.

For additional media information, please go to www.acuranews.com. For more information about Acura vehicles, please visit www.acura.com.






Last edited by JeffX on December 11, 2009 10:06

Click Here to Submit Your Comments

Viewing Threshold (What is this?)

[fancy] [flat] [simple]
Subject Thread Originator Replies Last Post
  Is this a smart buy or steer clear???
mslog 5
  Power Plenum
longlivehonda 8
  Honda green lights all new ELEMENT
WCA19 0
  new 3.7L engine?
gogzy 6
  What a joyous day
Ganplosive 9
  I'm in !
Ammo 3
  Quite reasonable, considering the upgrades!
tifoso1 1
2022 Acura MDX Specs and Features
Read Article....................
2022 Honda Civic Design Story, a video by Honda
Read Article....................
Photo Gallery: 2021 Acura TLX Advance
Read Article....................
Photo Gallery: 2021 Acura TLX - Details and Cutaways
Read Article....................
Photo Gallery: 2021 Acura TLX A-Spec
Read Article....................
TOV Photo Gallery: 2020 Chicago Auto Show
Read Article....................
Contact TOV | Submit Your Article | Submit Your Link | Advertise | TOV Shop | Events | Our Sponsors | TOV Archives
Copyright © 2020 Velocitech Inc. All information contained herein remains the property of Velocitech Inc.
The Temple of VTEC is not affiliated with American Honda Motor Co., Inc. TOV Policies and Guidelines - Credits - Privacy Policy
31