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Author Ryan Leecock
Categories Press Releases, Official Acura Press Releases, MDX, Acura Car Specific
Create Date September 01, 2006 00:53
Last Update October 30, 2006 23:01
Features
ENGINEERING FEATURES
  • 3.7-liter, SOHC, V-6 engine with VTEC® (Variable Valve Timing and Lift Electronic Control)
  • 5-speed automatic transmission with Sequential SportShift
  • Super Handling All-Wheel Drive (SH-AWD)
  • 2-piece, dual-stage magnesium intake manifold
  • CARB-Certified LEV-II ULEV Tier-2, Bin-5*
  • Drive-By-Wire Throttle System™
  • MacPherson strut independent front suspension
  • Multi-link independent rear suspension
  • Torque-sensing, variable power-assist rack-and-pinion steering
  • 4-wheel Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
  • Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD)
  • Brake Assist
  • 18-inch alloy wheels with P255/55VR18 104H high performance All-Season tires
SAFETY and SECURITY FEATURES
  • Dual-stage, dual-threshold front air bags (SRS)
  • Front side airbags with passenger-side Occupant Position Detection System (OPDS)
  • Side curtain airbags with rollover sensor
  • Active front head restraints
  • 3-point height-adjustable seat belts with load limiters and pre-tensioners (front)
  • 3-point seat belts (rear)
  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) with Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist
  • Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA®) with traction control
  • Trailer Stability Assist
  • Xenon High-Intensity Discharge (HID) headlights
  • Fog lights
  • Daytime Running Lights (DRL)
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) with location and pressure indicators
  • LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children) child-set mounting system (2nd row seats)
  • Child seat tether anchors (2nd/3rd rows)
  • Advanced Compatibility Engineering TM (ACE TM) body structure
  • Impact-absorbing crumple zones (front and rear)
  • Theft-deterrent system with electronic immobilizer
  • Rear-window defroster with timer
  • Side-impact door beams
  • LED mirror-integrated directional signals
EXTERIOR FEATURES
  • Power moonroof with tilt, auto-open/close, auto-reverse and key-off operation
  • Heated outside mirrors with reverse gear tilt-down
  • 18-inch aluminum-alloy wheels
  • Auto-on/off headlights
  • Body-colored tailgate spoiler
  • Rear privacy glass
  • Speed-sensing, variable intermittent windshield wipers
  • Intermittent rear-window wiper
  • Integrated dual-outlet exhaust
INTERIOR FEATURES
    SEATING and TRIM
  • Sport seats with leather-trimmed interior
  • 10-way power driver's seat w/ power lumbar support
  • Front passenger's 8-way power seat
  • Heated front seats
  • Front center console with dual access armrest
  • Reclining 2nd-row seats
  • 2nd-row fold-down armrest with cupholder
  • 60/40 split folding 2nd-row seat
  • 50/50 split folding 3rd-row seat

    COMFORT and CONVENIENCE
  • Tri-zone front/rear synchronized automatic climate control system with humidity control and air filtration
  • Cruise control
  • Power windows with driver and front passenger's auto-up/down, auto-reverse and key-off operation
  • Remote windows-open function
  • Remote entry system with Acura personalized settings for driver's seat, steering column, outside mirrors, climate control, select audio settings and more
  • Steering wheel-mounted controls (cruise control, audio, phone, multi-information display and available voice recognition)
  • HandsFreeLink® wireless telephone interface
  • HomeLink® Remote System
  • Electronic tilt and telescoping steering column
  • Simulated Koa wood-grained trim
  • Overhead map lights (front and rear)
  • Ambient cabin lighting
  • Driver and front passenger's footwell lighting
  • Door-mounted courtesy lights
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel and gearshift knob
  • Beverage holders (10 locations)
  • Front and rear-door storage compartments
  • Aluminum threshold garnish
  • Carpeted floor mats
  • Driver's and passenger's illuminated vanity mirrors
  • 12-volt power outlets (front center console and cargo area)
  • Passenger lower center-console compartment
  • Cargo area lighting
  • Seatback pockets
  • LED backlit gauges with progressive illumination
  • Multi-information display (MID)
  • Maintenance Minder system
  • Trip computer
  • Exterior temperature indicator
  • Illuminated ignition, power-window and door-lock switches, steering wheel controls and overhead controls
  • 253-watt Acura Premium Sound System with AM/FM tuner, 6-disc in-dash CD, MP3, WMA, and 8 speakers, including 8-inch subwoofer
  • XM® Satellite radio
  • Speed-sensitive volume control (SVC)
  • MP3/auxiliary input jack
  • Rear-spoiler integrated radio antenna

    OPTIONAL TECHNOLOGY PACKAGE
  • Acura Navigation System with Voice Recognition, rearview camera and Zagat Survey reviews and ratings
  • AcuraLinkTM satellite communication system with real-time traffic
  • 410- watt Acura/ELS Surround Premium 10-speaker Sound System with 6-disc CD, DVD-Audio, DTS® and Dolby® Pro Logic® II and AM/FM tuner
  • HandsFreeLink® wireless telephone interface with phone book import
  • GPS-linked, solar-sensing, tri-zone automatic climate control system
  • Interface dial

    OPTIONAL SPORT PACKAGE (Includes Technology Package Features)
  • Active Damper System sport suspension
  • Premium perforated leather-trimmed interior
  • Exclusive alloy-wheel design
  • Auto-leveling Xenon High-Intensity Discharge (HID) Headlights
  • Textured interior trim

    OPTIONAL ENTERTAINMENT PACKAGE (available with Technology or Sport Package)
  • Acura DVD Rear Entertainment System
  • Heated 2nd-row seats (outboard positions)
  • Remote-linked power-operated tailgate
  • 110-volt power outlet (front center console)
*Not yet certified at time of printing.
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