2018 Acura MDX White


2018 BMW X5 Black


2018 Acura MDX vs. 2018 BMW X5

If you’re deciding between the 2018 Acura MDX and the 2018 BMW X5, you’ll want to keep the following advantages in mind. The MDX comes out ahead in these areas:

  • Lower starting price by $13,000
  • Better fuel economy
  • More room for passengers

X5 vs. MDX Price Comparison

The 2018 Acura MDX proves you don’t need to overpay for a luxury crossover. Let’s see how it compares to the X5 in the base trim:

  • 2018 Acura MDX Base – $44,200 MSRP*
  • 2018 BMW X5 sDrive35i – $57,200 MSRP

On top of a lower starting price, you’ll also pay less in fuel costs:

  • 2018 Acura MDX Base
    • EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy (City): 19 mpg**
    • EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy (Highway): 27 mpg**
    • EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy (Combined): 22 mpg**
  • 2018 BMW X5 sDrive35i
    • EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy (City): 18 mpg
    • EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy (Highway): 25 mpg
    • EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy (Combined): 21 mpg

Which SUV Holds More Passengers?

If you value an SUV that can hold up to seven passengers, it’s time to step inside the MDX interior. While the 2018 BMW X5 offers an available third row of seats, you’ll need to pay even more. The MDX can carry up to seven passengers standard, and it’s a smarter choice for Evanston families.

2018 Acura MDX Driving

2018 Acura MDX Seats

Visit McGrath Acura of Downtown Chicago

See the difference in person. Test drive the new Acura MDX at McGrath Acura of Downtown Chicago! We’re located just a short drive from Orland Park, IL, and you can contact us to find out how the powerful MDX compares to other SUVs like the Lexus GX or Audi Q7. Check with us about Super Handling All-Wheel Drive advantages today!


*Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or destination and handling charge. Destination & Handling charge is $965 for sedans and $995 for SUVs. Acura vehicle accessory costs, labor and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer.
**Based on 2018 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery pack age/condition (hybrid models only) and other factors.

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1301 N Elston Ave. Chicago, IL


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1301 N Elston Ave. Chicago, IL


Phone: 888-248-7691

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McGrath Acura of Downtown Chicago
1301 N Elston Ave.
Chicago, IL, 60642 United States
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