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2018 Mazda CX-9 vs 2018 Acura MDX

2018 Maxda CX-9 vs 2018 Acura MDX

If you are currently or have been shopping for a new SUV before, you know that the search can often be difficult Ther are plenty of model options from plenty of different brands, and it can be hard to keep all of those features, trims, performance specs and more straight. The team here at Bert Ogden Edinburg Mazda understands this, and that's why we put together model comparison pages like this one. We want you to shop with the most information possible, so today' we'll be looking at a comparison of the 2018 Mazda CX-9 vs the 2018 Acura MDX. 

While Mazda generally falls in a lower price range than luxury competitors, Mazda's modern yet timeless styling and commitment to quality make premium features and finishes readily available to drivers. We'll be stacking the CX-9 up against the luxury Acura MDX today. Keep reading below to see how these models compare to what they have to offer their drivers.

2018 Mazda CX-9


2018 Acura MDX

Signature Trim Standard Feature Wood-Trimmed Interior Available on Upgraded Trims
Signature Trim Standard Feature Nappa Leather-Trimmed Seating Unavailable
Signature Trim Standard Feature All-Wheel Drive Option Available on Upgraded Trims
$32,130* Base MSRP $44,200

When you look at the chart above, you'll notice some stark differences between the 2018 CX-9 and MDX. When comparing Mazda to luxury brands, this difference in base MSRP is usually common. A number of features standard at the Signature trim level including leather seating, premium sound systems, and more are available as add-on features across the Mazda CX-9 lineup. With a starting MSRP over $12,00 higher than the Mazda CX-9, the Acura MDX requires upgrading trim levels and increasing price for features like interior wood trim and an all-wheel-drive configuration.

The 2019 Mazda CX-9 Signature trim level has a starting MSRP of $44,315*. The top trim level of the Acura MDX, the Entertainment Package, has a starting MSRP of $50,600 This is still nearly $6,000 more than the Mazda option, with a number of features still left to be desired in the Acura MDX. This is a testament to Mazda's long-term commitment to innovation and quality.

Read more on our Blog! [ 2018 Mazda CX-9 trim levels and features ]

The 2018 Mazda CX-9 is available now at Bert Ogden Edinburg Mazda. Check it out today by scheduling a test drive online!

*MSRP excludes tax, title, license fees and $975 destination charge (Alaska $1,020). Model shown priced higher. Actual dealer price will vary.