Midsize SUV (over 106-IN WB)
(Acura - Honda)
Vehicle Acura MDX Audi Q5 BMW X3 BMW X5
Base price $43,440 $36,075 $37,625 $47,275
Wheelbase 108.3 in 110.5 in 110.6 in 115.5 in
Engine 3.7L SOHC V-6 2.0L DOHC T I-4 3.0L DOHC I-6 3.0L DOHC I-6
Opt engines   3.2L V-6 $7300 3.0L TT I-6 $4300 3.0L TD I-6 $5400, 4.4L TT V-8 $12,500
Power, SAE 300 hp 211 hp (270) 240 hp (300) 300 hp (265, 400)
Torque, SAE 270 lb-ft 258 lb-ft (243) 221 lb-ft (300) 300 lb-ft (425, 450)
Airbags Fr, f side, f/r curt Fr, f side, f/r curt Fr, f side, f/r curt Fr, f side, f/r curt
Brakes, f/r Disc/disc, ABS Disc/disc, ABS Disc/disc, ABS Disc/disc, ABS
Tires 255/55R18 235/60R18 245/55R17 255/55R18
Fuel cap 21.0 gal 19.8 gal 17.7 gal 22.5 gal
EPA fuel econ, city/hwy 16/21 mpg 20/28 (18/23) mpg 19/25 (19/26) mpg 16/23 (19/26, 14/20) mpg
Seating cap 7 5 5 7
Curb weight 4550 lb 4100 lb 4150 lb 4950 lb
GVWR 5900 lb 4800 lb 5148 lb 6614 lb
Cargo cap 83.5 cu ft 57.3 cu ft 56.5 cu ft 75.2 cu ft
Max towing cap 5000 lb 4400 lb 3000 lb 6000 lb
 
Vehicle Dodge Durango Dodge Nitro FordExplorer Honda Pilot
Base price $30,045 $22,995 $28,995 $28,825
Wheelbase 119.8 in 108.8 in 112.6 in 109.2 in
Engine 3.6L DOHC V-6 3.7L SOHC V-6 3.5L DOHC V-6 3.5L SOHC V-6
Opt engines 5.7L V-8 $4000 4.0L V-6 $1000    
Power, SAE 290 hp (360) 210 hp (260) 290 hp 250 hp
Torque, SAE 260 lb-ft (390) 235 lb-ft (265) 255 lb-ft 253 lb-ft
Airbags Fr, side, f/r curt Fr, f side, f/r curt Fr, f side, f/r curt Fr, f side, f/r curt
Brakes, f/r Disc/disc, ABS Disc/disc, ABS Disc/disc, ABS Disc/disc, ABS
Tires 265/60R18 245/50R20 245/65R17 245/65R17
Fuel cap 24.6 gal 19.5 gal 18.6 gal 21.0 gal
EPA fuel econ, city/hwy 16/22-23 (13-14/20) mpg 15-16/21-22 (16/21) mpg 17/23-25 mpg 16-17/22-23 mpg
Seating cap 7 5 7 8
Curb weight 4750 lb 4000 lb 4500 lb 4350 lb
GVWR 7100 lb 5000 lb 6100 lb 5500 lb
Cargo cap 84.5 cu ft 68.7 cu ft 80.7 cu ft 87.0 cu ft
Max towing cap 7400 lb 5000 lb 5000 lb 4500 lb