2018 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid Review

If you are exceptionally fond of driving SUVs, but the idea of driving a bulky car does not appeal to you, then the 2018 Acura MDX sport hybrid could be the best option for you. With stylish and sleek interior and spacious, roomy interior, this car gives you the best of both worlds – the comfort of the SUVs and easy handling of small cars. Moreover, this hybrid family crossover is more efficient that you think and gives you a better fuel economy than ever before.

2018 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid front

2018 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid – It’s Roomy But Not Lot of Cargo Space

As you get inside the 2018 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid, you will be impressed with how comfortable and roomy it is. The satinwood trims and contemporary styling adds a classic as well as a modern feel to the SUV and the plush leather seats certainly look warm and inviting.

While you have decent cargo space behind the third row, the second and third-row seats can be folded to create an enormous space as well.

The handling of 2018 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid is rather light, just like smaller cars. The seven-speed dual clutch ensures that gear shifts are as smooth as butter. As you drive, you won’t even notice as the vehicle switches its gears and you get an overall excellent handling with refined driving experience.

Safety and other features

The 2018 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid is equipped with an all-wheel drive system. This makes it an extremely safe car to own and drive. However, that’s not all, there are several additional features as well. Let’s have a look at some of them.

  1. Lane keep assistance
  2. Adaptive cruise control
  3. Forward collision warning
  4. Collision mitigation braking
  5. Multiple angle rear view cameras
  6. Auto high beam (this feature is available only in the top grade car)
  7. Blind spot information (this feature is also available only in the top range)
  8. Lane departure warning.

2018 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid interior

Engine and Fuel Economy

Let’s start with the most important factor first. The 2018 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid is the most powerful SUV from the maker. The three-motor Sports Hybrid SH-AWD system, in combination with a V6, gives you a 321 horsepower.

All this gives you an excellent mileage of 26/27 mpg on the city/highway! The seven-speed dual clutch transmission has been re-engineered. So, the 2018 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid gives you a better performance that exceeds your expectations from your previous Acura experience. Amazing, we know!

2018 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid rear

Bottom line

The newest Acura MDX Sport Hybrid looks sportier than the gas version and given the extra horsepower, additional features and a better technology. We are definitely waiting for it to be launched so that we can get our hands on it! The price is expected to be around $45,000. However, the exact release date is no officially announced.

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