OREANDA-NEWS. Russian Acura dealers on October 15th, 2015 will begin the sales of an updated crossover Acura MDX. Bestseller of brand Acura in the SUV segment received the expanded list of options, and a new generation of all-wheel drive SH-AWD. Russian prices and configurations of Acura MDX model of 2016 year will be announced closer to start of sales, informed the press service of "Honda Motor Rus".

MDX is equipped with a 3.5-liter SOHC VTEC with direct injection system and a selective cylinder deactivation VCM (Variable Cylinder Management) that is working together with the new 9-speed gearbox. The traditional gearshift lever has been replaced by an electronic selector button, through which it was managed to increase the space on the center console.

Updated MDX is equipped with a new generation of all-wheel drive SH-AWD. In addition, there was a modified control unit by security systems, as well as new features that assist the driver in difficult and critical situations. Among them - the following system at low speeds (LSF), an assistant hold in a traffic lane and a warning Lane Departure (LKAS + LDW), system to prevent a descent from the road (RDM), indicator of vehicles, moving back in the transverse direction (CTM).