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2013 Audi Q7 2013 Volkswagen Touareg 2013 Acura MDX
     
quattro 4dr 3.0T Premium
  • quattro 4dr 3.0T Premium
  • quattro 4dr 3.0T Premium Plus
  • quattro 4dr 3.0L TDI Premium
  • quattro 4dr 3.0L TDI Premium Plus
  • quattro 4dr 3.0L TDI Prestige
  • quattro 4dr 3.0T S line Prestige
4dr VR6 Sport
  • 4dr VR6 Sport
  • 4dr VR6 Sport w/Nav
  • 4dr TDI Sport
  • 4dr TDI Sport w/Nav
  • 4dr VR6 Lux
  • 4dr TDI Lux
  • 4dr VR6 Exec
  • 4dr TDI Exec
AWD
  • AWD
  • AWD with Technology Package
  • AWD with Technology and Entertainment Package
  • AWD with Advance Package
  • AWD with Advance and Entertainment Package

Prices

MSRP $46,800 $43,945 $43,280
Invoice $43,524 $41,792 $40,092
Avg. Paid N/A N/A $31,915

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.5 8.0 8.2
Critics' Rating 7.8 8.1 8.7
Performance 7.3 7.7 8.5
Interior 6.8 7.5 8.0
Safety 9.4 10.0 9.3
Reliability 2.5 3.0 3.5
Operating Cost N/A N/A 7.3

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Thrifty diesel engine option
  • Upscale, refined interior
  • Comfortable ride
  • Upscale cabin
  • Comfortable seats
  • Powerful, fuel-efficient diesel engine option
  • Good cargo space for the class
  • Athletic handling
  • Sharp steering
  • Straightforward navigation system
Cons
  • Weight detracts from handling
  • Cramped third row
  • Disappointing cargo space
  • Lackluster interior storage
  • Low fuel economy for the class

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Supercharged Gas V6 3.0L/183 Gas V6 3.6L/195 Gas V6 3.7L/224
MPG 16 City / 22 Hwy 17 City / 23 Hwy 16 City / 21 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Sport Utility Vehicle 4 Door Sport Utility Vehicle

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 118.2 113.900 108.3
Length, Overall (in) 200.3 188.800 191.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.1 76.400 78.5
Height, Overall (in) 68.4 68.200 68.2

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Privacy Glass Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Dual Moonroof Optional
Sun/Moon Roof Optional Standard
Panoramic Roof Optional
Power Tilt/Sliding Sunroof Standard
Rear Spoiler Optional Standard

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 5291 4711 4594

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front All-Season Standard
Tires - Front Performance Standard Standard
Tires - Rear All-Season Standard
Tires - Rear Performance Standard Standard
Compact Spare Tire Standard Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Standard Standard
Wheel Locks Optional

Towing

Trailer Hitch Receiver Standard Optional

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard Standard
Back-Up Camera Standard
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Standard Standard Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard
HID headlights Standard Standard
Interior Cargo Shade Standard
Luggage Rack Optional
Rear Parking Aid Standard Standard
Power Liftgate Standard Standard Standard
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard
Rear Reading Lamps Standard Standard
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard Standard Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Standard Standard Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Rain Sensing Wipers Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Standard Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard
Mirror Memory Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 7 5 7
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 133.2 101.400 141.8
Front Head Room (in) 39.5 39.600 39.2
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.400 41.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.7 59.800 61.6
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD - 59.0
Second Head Room (in) 39.0 38.900 38.6
Second Leg Room (in) 37.1 34.900 38.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.1 56.700 61.5
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD - 59.1
Third Leg Room (in) 29.2 28.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (cu. ft.) 72.5 58.000 83.5
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (cu. ft.) 42.0 32.100 42.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (cu. ft.) 10.9 15.0

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Changer Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
HD Radio Optional
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Standard Standard Standard
Premium Sound System Standard Standard
Entertainment System Optional
Hard Disk Drive Optional

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard Standard Standard
Dual Zone A/C Standard Standard Standard
A/C Standard Standard Standard
Rear A/C Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System Optional
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard Standard Standard

Seats

Leather Seats Standard Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats Standard
Additional Rear Seat Standard Standard
Heated Driver Seat Standard Standard Standard
Heated Rear Seat Optional
Driver Lumbar Standard Standard
Passenger Lumbar Standard
Seat Memory Standard
Power Driver Seat Standard Standard Standard
Power Passenger Seat Standard Standard Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard

Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Body Air Bag Optional

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard Standard Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Four Wheel Drive Standard
All Wheel Drive Standard Standard
V6 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard
Supercharged Standard
Engine Type Supercharged Gas V6 Gas V6 Gas V6
Displacement 3.0L/183 3.6L/195 3.7L/224
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 280 @ 4780 - 6500 280 @ 6200 300 @ 6300
Torque (Net @ RPM) 295 @ 2250 265 @ 3000-4000 270 @ 4500
Transmission Automatic w/Manual Shift Automatic w/Manual Shift Automatic
Turning diameter 39.4 39.000 37.6

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 17 16 (Est)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22 23 21 (Est)
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26.4 26.400 21.0

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front Independent Double Wishbone MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Double Wishbone Multi-link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Transmission

Automatic Standard Standard Standard
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Standard Standard
6-Speed Automatic Standard
8-Speed Automatic Standard Standard