2013 NY Auto Show Preview: 2014 Acura MDX Production Model

During the week leading up to the 2013 New York International Auto Show, The Driving Life will focus on the big news to expect from automakers, including vehicle launches and model updates.

After making its debut as a prototype earlier this year, the production version of the all-new 2014 Acura MDX will be unveiled at the 2013 New York International Auto Show. The seven-passenger MDX will offer enhanced ride comfort, a more versatile cabin and increased fuel efficiency, while also improving dynamic performance, according to the automaker.

More information on the new third-generation 2014 Acura MDX can be found below:

The 2014 MDX is equipped with a direct-injected 3.5-liter i-VTEC V-6 engine with Variable Cylinder Management, and will be offered in both SH-AWD and 2-wheel-drive drivetrain variants, the latter configuration being a first for the model. The 2014 MDX features a longer wheelbase that raises ride quality, increases second-row legroom and improves third-row seat access. In addition, the 2014 Acura MDX harnesses a collection of Acura signature technologies, including the next-generation of the AcuraLink Connectivity System and Jewel Eye LED headlamps.

The 2014 MDX offers a collection of innovative driver assistive and visibility technologies such as the Multi-Angle Rearview Camera and the available Lane Keeping Assist System, Adaptive Cruise Control with Low-Speed Follow, and Blind Spot Information. The third-generation MDX is also equipped with a broad array of advanced safety technologies, including the next generation Advanced Compatibility Engineering II body structure and the available Forward Collision Warning and Lane Departure Warning systems.

The Acura press conference is scheduled for 12:10 p.m., Eastern, on Wednesday, March 27, inside the Jacob Javits Convention Center.

For exclusive photographs of the 2014 Acura MDX Prototype shown at the 2013 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, check out our photo gallery.

Also, check out The Driving Life’s previous coverage of the 2014 Acura MDX Prototype in Detroit.

[Source: Acura]


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