What is the 2022 Acura MDX Towing Capacity?

November 1st, 2021 by
2022 Acura MDX towing


The true luxury of your next SUV crossover should be having plenty of strength to tackle any job around Union County, and that’s just what you’ll have thanks to the 2022 Acura MDX towing capacity. So, how much can an Acura MDX tow? When equipped with the Acura MDX tow hitch and SH-AWD™ you can tow up to 5,000 pounds for jobs on and off the worksite. Check out what else you can achieve with the new 2022 Acura MDX towing capacity and then take a look at our inventory for your next luxury ride at Springfield Acura!



How Much Can an Acura MDX Tow?

The exact Acura MDX towing capacity you’ll have depends slightly on which package and drivetrain you choose for your Bridgewater commute. If you opt for the base MDX package or the Technology Package, you’ll have standard FWD capabilities where you can utilize the lineup’s base towing power. Both give you the option to upgrade to the brand’s very own Super-Handling All-Wheel Drive™ system which is standard on higher package options like the A-Spec® package and Advance Package. You’ll also want to ensure your vehicle has the Acura MDX tow hitch to keep cargo secure and protected at all times. Here’s a breakdown of the 2022 MDX towing capacity per trim level below:

Acura MDX Towing Capacity

  • MDX FWD: 3,500 pounds
  • MDX SH-AWD: 5,000 pounds
  • MDX Technology Package FWD: 3,500 pounds
  • MDX Technology Package SH-AWD: 5,000 pounds
  • MDX A-Spec® Package SH-AWD: 5,000 pounds
  • MDX Advance Package SH-AWD: 5,000 pounds

Acura MDX Performance and Towing Features

In addition to two drivetrain options, the 2022 MDX towing capacity is also supported by consistent engineering throughout the entire lineup. This includes a striking 3.5L V6 engine paired with a 10-speed automatic transmission that generates powerful specs of up to 290 hp and 267 lb-ft of torque. Along with what you’ll have under the hood to contribute to your MDX towing performance, you’ll also have top safety and towing features to keep you in control of each job such as:

  • Multi-View Rear Camera with Dynamic Guidelines
  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™)
  • Vehicle Stability Assist® (VSA®) with Traction Control and Motion Adaptive Steering
  • Double Wishbone Front Suspension/Multi-Link Rear Suspension
  • Integrated Dynamics System
  • Agile Handling Assist®
  • Belt-Driven Variable-Ratio Electric Power Steering
  • Power Lift Tailgate

Test the Acura MDX Towing Power at Springfield Acura

With the assistance of the 2022 Acura MDX towing capacity and specs, you’ll have all the strength you need in this luxury crossover on Union County roads. Bring home a new Acura MDX for sale from Springfield Acura and discover how you can save even more on your preferred configuration when you shop our rotating new vehicle specials and national incentives. Get started right at home when you apply for financing or value your current trade-in online, or speak with a member of our dedicated sales team. Contact us today for more details on how you can find an Acura MDX tow hitch, and be sure to schedule a test drive at our Acura dealership here in Springfield Township!


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