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White 2020 Acura MDX

2020 Acura MDX

Silver 2020 BMW X5

2020 BMW X5

2020 Acura MDX vs. 2020 BMW X5

If you’re looking for a new luxury SUV on Las Vegas roads, you may be looking at models like the 2020 Acura MDX or BMW X5. As you narrow down your search, you may be looking at which is right for you in terms of price, performance, and more. Let Findlay Acura break things down with the 2020 Acura MDX vs. X5 to see which comes out on top!

2020 Acura MDX FWD


2020 BMW X5
$44,500 MSRP*

Starting Price

$58,900 MSRP

Available Trim Packages



3.5L V6 engine


3.0L engine
20 mpg city / 27 mpg hwy**

Fuel Economy

21 mpg city / 26 mpg hwy
3,500 lbs

Towing Capacity


2020 Acura MDX vs. BMW X5: Starting Price and Trim Packages

Shopping for a luxury SUV doesn’t mean you have to break the bank. That’s why you’ll appreciate the competitive pricing of the Acura MDX which has a $44,500 MSRP*, while you’ll have to spend much more if you want theBMW X5 as it comes with a much higher$58,900 MSRP. Those who opt for the MDX lineup will also have five distinct luxury trim packages to choose from as opposed to the four options offered to potential BMW X5 drivers. 

2020 Acura MDX vs. BMW X5: Performance Specs

Another luxury from an SUV Mesquite and North Las Vegas drivers want is a reliable and fuel efficient model. When comparing the MDX vs. X5 in terms of performance the MDX tops the X5 in terms of its engine configuration, fuel economy rating, transmission, as well as its additional towing power not seen in the BMW SUV. See below:

2020 Acura MDX 2WD:

  • 3.5L V6 engine
  • 20 mpg city / 27 mpg hwy**
  • 9-speed automatic transmission
  • 3,500-lb towing capacity

2020 BMW 5X:

  • 3.0L engine
  • 21 mpg city / 26 mpg hwy
  • 8-speed automatic transmission

2020 Acura MDX vs. BMW X5: Interior Space

%di_city%% drivers can also compare the 2020 MDX vs. X5 in terms of interior space as an SUV should provide enough room for storage and passengers. Once again, the MDX interior manages to offer more in terms of individual seating space and cargo room, but it also includes an extra row to fit even more passengers than the X5. 

2020 Acura MDX Interior Specs

  • Seating: Three rows with seating for up to seven
  • Front Legroom: 41.4 inches
  • Front Shoulder Room: 61.1 inches
  • Max Cargo Capacity: 90.9 cubic feet

2020 BMW X5 Interior Specs

  • Seating: Two rows with seating for up to five
  • Front Legroom: 39.8 inches
  • Front Shoulder Room: 60 inches
  • Max Cargo Capacity: 72.3 cubic feet

Find the Acura MDX for Sale at Findlay Acura

Once you’ve completed this Acura vs BMW SUV comparison are you ready to experience the difference on St. George roads with the Acura MDX? At Findlay Acura you can easily search online for an exceptional new and pre-owned MDX for sale to meet your driving needs. Our finance team can also assist you in getting the process started with our many online resources. Contact us today for more information!

*Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or destination and handling charge. Acura vehicle accessory costs, labor and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer.

**Based on 2020 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery pack age/condition (hybrid only) and other factors.

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