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2013 Audi Q7 2014 Acura MDX 2013 Lexus RX 350
     
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
SH-AWD
  • FWD
  • SH-AWD
  • FWD with Technology Package
  • SH-AWD with Technology Package
  • FWD with Technology and Entertainment Package
  • SH-AWD with Technology and Entertainment Package
  • FWD with Advance and Entertainment Package
  • SH-AWD with Advance and Entertainment Package
FWD 4dr
  • FWD 4dr
  • AWD 4dr
  • AWD 4dr F Sport

Prices

MSRP $46,800 $44,290 $39,660
Invoice $43,524 $41,016 $37,083
Avg. Paid N/A N/A $36,361

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.5 8.7 8.5
Critics' Rating 7.8 9.2 8.7
Performance 7.3 8.0 7.8
Interior 6.8 7.9 8.4
Safety 9.4 9.7 9.3
Reliability 2.5 3.5 4.5
Operating Cost N/A N/A 7.7

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Thrifty diesel engine option
  • Upscale, refined interior
  • Comfortable ride
  • Refined ride and handling
  • Numerous standard features
  • Good fuel economy for the class
  • Good fuel economy for the class
  • Ample rear-seat legroom
  • Generous cargo space
  • Great reliability rating
Cons
  • Weight detracts from handling
  • Cramped third row
  • Disappointing cargo space
  • Lackluster brakes
  • Harsh ride in F Sport trim

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Supercharged Gas V6 3.0L/183 Premium Unleaded V-6 3.5 L/212 Gas V6 3.5L/211
MPG 16 City / 22 Hwy 18 City / 27 Hwy 18 City / 25 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Sport Utility Vehicle Sport Utility Sport Utility Vehicle

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 118.2 111 107.900
Length, Overall (in) 200.3 193.6 187.800
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.1 77.2 74.200
Height, Overall (in) 68.4 67.6 67.700

Doors & Windows

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

Exterior Features

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

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 5291 4255 4178

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 Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Standard Standard
Wheel Locks Optional Optional

Towing

Trailer Hitch Receiver Standard
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs) 3500

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard
Back-Up Camera Standard Optional
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Heads-Up Display Optional
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Standard Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard Standard
HID headlights Optional
Interior Cargo Shade Standard Standard
Keyless Start Standard
Luggage Rack Optional
Rear Parking Aid Standard Optional
Power Liftgate Standard Standard Standard
Front Reading Lamps Standard
Rear Reading Lamps Standard
Remote Engine Start Optional
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 Optional
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 Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard Standard
Mirror Memory Standard Optional
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Power Folding Mirrors Optional
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 7 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 133.2 132.3 99.700
Front Head Room (in) 39.5 38.1 39.000
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.5 43.100
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.7 61.1 57.900
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 57.5 55.500
Second Head Room (in) 39.0 38.5 37.700
Second Leg Room (in) 37.1 36.5 36.800
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.1 59.1 57.500
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - 57.8 54.500
Third Leg Room (in) 29.2 27.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (cu. ft.) 72.5 68.4 80.300
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (cu. ft.) 42.0 38.4 40.000
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (cu. ft.) 10.9 14.8

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Changer Standard
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
HD Radio Optional Standard
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 Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System Optional Optional
Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Standard
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard Standard Standard

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard Optional
Additional Rear Seat Standard Standard
Cooled Driver Seat Optional
Heated Driver Seat Standard Standard Optional
Heated Rear Seat Optional
Driver Lumbar Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Lumbar Standard Standard
Seat Memory Standard Optional
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 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 Standard

Brakes

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

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard 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
Blind Spot Monitor Optional
Auto-Leveling Headlights Optional

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Locking Rear Differential Standard
All Wheel Drive Standard Standard
Front Wheel Drive Standard
V6 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard
Supercharged Standard
Engine Type Supercharged Gas V6 Premium Unleaded V-6 Gas V6
Displacement 3.0L/183 3.5 L/212 3.5L/211
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 280 @ 4780 - 6500 290 @ 6200 270 @ 6200
Torque (Net @ RPM) 295 @ 2250 267 @ 4500 248 @ 4700
Transmission Automatic w/Manual Shift Automatic w/OD Automatic
Turning diameter 39.4 37.6 38.800

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 18 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22 27 25
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26.4 19.5 19.200

Suspension

Active Suspension System Standard
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link Double-Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link w/Coil Springs

Transmission

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

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