Acura MDX for Sale in Nigeria
The Acura MDX is a mid-size luxury crossover SUV introduced by Honda Motor Corporation Ltd. in 2000 to replace the Acura SLX under its luxury auto brand Acura. It is sold under the name Honda MDX in Japan and Australia. The acronym MDX stands for ‘Mulit-Dimensional luxury’. The Acura MDX was the first and the best three row crossover SUV. It is also the second best-selling luxury crossover after the Lexus RX and is the most expensive crossover under the Acura nameplate. The Acura MDX is built on the Honda Pilot platform. The third generation of the Acura MDX was introduced in 2014 and has already broken all sales records of the previous generations. Honda Motor Corporation currently does not offer Acura MDX in Nigeria, however, it is vastly being imported into the country. You can easily find new, used or tokunbo Acura MDX for sale in Nigeria.
What to know when Buying Acura MDX
Performance and Specifications of Acura MDX
The Acura MDX is available in four trims with an option to choose between a front wheel drive and a Super Handling all wheel drive. All trims are powered by a 3.5 liter V6 engine churning out a maximum output of 290 hp and 267 lb/ft of torque. The engine power is delivered to the wheels through an efficient 6-speed automatic transmission. The Acura MDX is the most fuel efficient non-hybrid SUV with a fuel economy of 20/28 mpg city/highway for front wheel drive and 18/27 mpg city/highway for all wheel drive configuration. The drive-by-wire throttle system varies throttle response according to varying road conditions, thus providing a smooth ride. The remote key of the Acura MDX allows you to access the car without actually taking out the key from your pocket.
How is the design of Acura MDX
The Acura MDX has a sporty and lean silhouette. A pair of Jewel Eye Led headlights adorns front of the MDX giving it an elegant look as well as provide a wider and brighter beam in less energy. The lenses also act as day time running lights during the day. Both front and rear of the MDX are equipped with parking sensors to assist the driver in safe parking. The speed sensitive wipers with rain sensors ensure unhindered view to the driver.
The interior of the Acura MDX is spacious, luxurious and elegantly designed. All seats are ergonomically created to ensure maximum comfort for the occupants. The driver seat is ten way adjustable while the front passenger seat is 8-way adjustable and both offer three levels of heating and ventilation. Both second and third row seats can be adjusted to maximize cargo space. The Acura MDX cabin offers high end amenities like cabin storage spaces, GPS Linked tri-zone climate control, On Demand Multi-use display, Multi-information display, HomeLink System and Adaptive Cruise Control with low-speed follow.
What are the standout features of Acura MDX
The Acura MDX comes with high-tech features which include drive-by-wire throttle system, auto-reverse moon roof and windows, collision mitigation braking system, AcuraLink Security System, GPS linked climate control and Jewel Eye LED headlights which set it apart from other crossovers in its class.
The Acura MDX is equipped with a comprehensive SRS Airbag system to protect all seven occupants from potential injuries in the event of an accident. All seven seats possess 3-point ELR seat belts with pre-tensioners. The child safety features include second and third row child seat LATCH and anchors as well as auto-reverse moon roof and windows, which prevent them from closing if finger or any other small object is come upon. The Acura MDX has five star rating in NHTSA front and side impact safety tests due to its next generation Advanced Compatibility Engineering body. It is also equipped with Anti-lock braking system, Electronic brake-force Distribution, Brake Assist, Vehicle Stability Assist, Tire Pressure Monitoring System, Lane Keeping Assist, Blind Spot Monitoring System, Collision Mitigation Braking System and AcuraLink Security System connected to smartphone.
Nigeria Used and Tokunbo Acura MDX in Nigeria
Since there is currently no distributor of Acura vehicles in Nigeria, the most available version of Acura MDX for sale are used versions. These used version is popularly known as tokunbo Acura MDX and appears to be in good condition with mostly very low mileage count. Most car dealers in second hand cars in Nigeria import into the country used Acura MDX SUVs and offer them for sale at affordable prices depending on the year make and vehicle specifications. Discover a variety of listings from trusted dealers in your city or a city near you;
The Best Acura MDX year to Buy
The market for used vehicles has been tested with importation of older year models such as the 2008 Acura MDX and 2010 Acura MDX which has managed to win the heart of many Nigerians making it most year model searched for in the country. Others may even prefer a decade year old model such as the 2005 Acura MDX only if it has been slightly used abroad and still in good condition.
Acura MDX Price in Nigeria
The Acura MDX 2015 has a starting price of ₦7.2 million in America. The price of imported Acura MDX in Nigeria is much higher due to import and custom charges. However, you can easily find used Acura MDX cars for sale at Jumia Car Nigeria in affordable price range depending on the model, year and condition of the vehicle.
- 2000 Acura MDX – 2006 Acura MDX: ₦1.1 million – ₦1.6 million
- 2007 Acura MDX – 2012 Acura MDX: ₦2.8 million – ₦4.5 million
Overall Impression of Acura MDX
The Acura MDX is an ideal family SUV which can easily accommodate the whole family without compromising comfort, luxury, performance and reliability. The only downsides of owning an Acura MDX is its high price as compared to direct rivals. The Acura MDX competes closely with Toyota Highlander, Nissan Pathfinder and BMW X5 in Nigeria.