The MDX, has mostly been the flagship model for Acura for past few years. That is why we get to see the model getting upgraded each time, a new year edition comes up the line. This time for the 2019-year model, the MDX received some changes, among which some are mild, and some are significant. But the focus of these modifications was to increase the comfort level inside the cabin while making the new 2019 Acura MDX an inspirational model of performance that can be guessed right from its appearance, and the function-oriented parts that come with the optional MDX A-Spec package.
To let you get acquainted with the latest changes that owe to the 2019-year model of the Acura MDX, I have noted them down that was collected from the best Acura dealer near me.
- Introducing a New MDX A-Spec Trim
Acura has introduced a new trim level to its MDX model series that is available with the A-Spec Trim. will now be available with an A-Spec suite. The suite made the appearance uplifted for better increasing the sporty look with wider tires along with a wrap around the exclusive 20-inch wheels that help improve the performance of the car as well, a new front fascia with a unique design and larger exhaust finishers. The trim gets darker in shade near the grille and rear spoiler, around the headlights and windows. Inside the cabin, the alcantara inserts gets prominently displayed while the specially made sport pedals look stylized. The Acura MDX A-Spec package comes with only the option of all-wheel drive.
- Standard Safety Tech
The most significant news is that the AcuraWatch safety tech suite from the manufacturing house of Acura continues to be a standard feature across all the trim levels. This suite includes features like forward collision warning that works in tune with the autonomous braking, a prompt lane keeps assist that brings with it a lane departure warning feature, an adaptive cruise control as well as the road departure mitigation. This made the latest 2019 Acura MDX get enlisted among the safest cars in this segment, that doesn’t ask for any extra cost to avail these safety standards.
- Adaptive Suspension for All Trims
Earlier the adaptive suspension was only available on the MDX Sport Hybrid, but now with the 2019 edition, all the trim models of the Acura MDX can get the option to include the Active Damper System of Acura, that directly contributes in hardening or softening the ride quality as and when required depending upon the terrain and driving conditions through which it is passing through.
- Tweaks for the Transmission
Acura now claims to have done a good amount of refinement in the operational level of its nine-speed automatic transmission that make every start smoother especially when done from a complete stop.
- Rise in the Price
As known from the Acura dealer serving Valencia, some of these enhancements that are typical of the 2019 model aren’t available for free. Acura this time is charging around $995 as destination fee, while the starting price gets increased by $100 for the outgoing model.