The Truth About Cars » Acura MDX http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Tue, 03 May 2016 20:50:04 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Insights: A Snapshot of the Best & Brightest’s Ten Best Autos Nominations http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/insights-a-snapshot-of-the-best-brightests-ten-best-autos-nominations/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/insights-a-snapshot-of-the-best-brightests-ten-best-autos-nominations/#comments Wed, 20 Apr 2016 17:00:40 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1328553 So far, you’ve nominated 156 separate vehicles for TTAC’s 2016 Ten Best Award — including a cornucopia of models that shouldn’t be nominated. (Reading comprehension, people!) Here are some insights into the Best & Brightest hive mind. You told the Mustang to take the Camaro outside, where the MX-5 is waiting for them both Nominations for […]

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So far, you’ve nominated 156 separate vehicles for TTAC’s 2016 Ten Best Award — including a cornucopia of models that shouldn’t be nominated. (Reading comprehension, people!) Here are some insights into the Best & Brightest hive mind. You told the Mustang to take the Camaro outside, where the MX-5 is waiting for them both Nominations for […]

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NYIAS: 2017 Acura MDX – The Big SUV Drops its Shield http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/2017-acura-mdx-big-ute-drops-shield/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/2017-acura-mdx-big-ute-drops-shield/#comments Wed, 23 Mar 2016 15:30:14 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1309978 Acura has two big changes in store for the refreshed 2017 MDX; one up front and in your face, the other hidden beneath its mainly familiar flanks. The automaker’s flagship luxury SUV, revealed at the New York Auto Show, drops the “silver shield” grille that has adorned the face of Acuras big and small for […]

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Acura has two big changes in store for the refreshed 2017 MDX; one up front and in your face, the other hidden beneath its mainly familiar flanks. The automaker’s flagship luxury SUV, revealed at the New York Auto Show, drops the “silver shield” grille that has adorned the face of Acuras big and small for […]

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Editorial: Acura Needs Another Crossover http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/01/editorial-acura-needs-another-crossover/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/01/editorial-acura-needs-another-crossover/#comments Fri, 31 Jan 2014 12:00:28 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=728482 Everyone is eager to read Acura its Last Rites, but in the United States, it managed to outsell Audi last year. Despite having little to offer enthusiasts and traditional fans of the brand, the RDX and MDX are unqualified successes: the RDX outsells all of the small crossovers from Germany’s luxury bands (Audi Q5, Mercedes-Benz […]

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Everyone is eager to read Acura its Last Rites, but in the United States, it managed to outsell Audi last year. Despite having little to offer enthusiasts and traditional fans of the brand, the RDX and MDX are unqualified successes: the RDX outsells all of the small crossovers from Germany’s luxury bands (Audi Q5, Mercedes-Benz […]

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Acura Pitchman Jerry Seinfeld: Car Advertising “Too Commercial-y”. Really? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/10/acura-pitchman-jerry-seinfeld-car-advertising-too-commercial-y-really/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/10/acura-pitchman-jerry-seinfeld-car-advertising-too-commercial-y-really/#comments Fri, 04 Oct 2013 20:17:57 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=606049 In a rather promotional feeling interview with Bloomberg, comedian and noted car collector Jerry Seinfeld discusses his growing relationship with Honda Motor’s Acura brand. Last year’s Super Bowl featured an ad for the upcoming revival of the NSX sports car scripted by Seinfeld himself, with a cameo from Jay Leno, riffing off of the two […]

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In a rather promotional feeling interview with Bloomberg, comedian and noted car collector Jerry Seinfeld discusses his growing relationship with Honda Motor’s Acura brand. Last year’s Super Bowl featured an ad for the upcoming revival of the NSX sports car scripted by Seinfeld himself, with a cameo from Jay Leno, riffing off of the two […]

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First Drive: 2014 Acura MDX (Video) http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/05/first-drive-2014-acura-mdx/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/05/first-drive-2014-acura-mdx/#comments Fri, 31 May 2013 14:01:05 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=489100 The RDX may have supplanted the MDX as Acura’s best-selling model, but Acura hopes to put the their mid-sized crossover back on top with the all-new 2014 MDX. To show us how they plan to do that, Acura invited us to Oregon to sample the new MDX for a day around Newberg. Even without the […]

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The RDX may have supplanted the MDX as Acura’s best-selling model, but Acura hopes to put the their mid-sized crossover back on top with the all-new 2014 MDX. To show us how they plan to do that, Acura invited us to Oregon to sample the new MDX for a day around Newberg. Even without the […]

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NAIAS 2013: New Acura MDX Looks Like Old Acura MDX http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/01/naias-2013-new-acura-mdx-looks-like-old-acura-mdx/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/01/naias-2013-new-acura-mdx-looks-like-old-acura-mdx/#comments Tue, 15 Jan 2013 15:57:43 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=473902 Acura will replace their long-in-the-tooth MDX with a new model that looks a lot like the current MDX and even uses a similar 3.5L V6. The new model should look very similar to this concept. As it underwhelming as it seems, Honda did this with the CR-V and it’s arguably the best small crossover out […]

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Acura will replace their long-in-the-tooth MDX with a new model that looks a lot like the current MDX and even uses a similar 3.5L V6. The new model should look very similar to this concept. As it underwhelming as it seems, Honda did this with the CR-V and it’s arguably the best small crossover out […]

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The CAW’s Long, Futile Road To Organizing Honda Plants http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/the-caws-long-futile-road-to-organizing-honda-plants/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/the-caws-long-futile-road-to-organizing-honda-plants/#comments Mon, 02 Jul 2012 15:56:45 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=450997 If you believe Ken Lewenza, president of the Canadian Auto Workers union, the CAW is well on its way to organizing Honda’s Alliston, Ontario assembly plant. Lewenza told Ward’s Auto that “We’re getting some enthusiastic and strong support, but we’re not there yet.” The biggest problem for Lewenza is that the CAW has been in that position […]

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If you believe Ken Lewenza, president of the Canadian Auto Workers union, the CAW is well on its way to organizing Honda’s Alliston, Ontario assembly plant. Lewenza told Ward’s Auto that “We’re getting some enthusiastic and strong support, but we’re not there yet.” The biggest problem for Lewenza is that the CAW has been in that position […]

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Review: 2013 Infiniti JX35 Take Two http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/05/review-2013-infiniti-jx35-take-two/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/05/review-2013-infiniti-jx35-take-two/#comments Mon, 14 May 2012 16:46:08 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=444206 Infiniti has characteristically taken the path less travelled. The original Q45 was styled to express Japanese culture (rather than imitate the Germans), tuned for drivers, and infamously advertised with video of rocks and trees. The brand finally hit its stride thirteen years later with the compact rear-wheel-drive G35. It jumped on the crossover bandwagon with […]

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Infiniti has characteristically taken the path less travelled. The original Q45 was styled to express Japanese culture (rather than imitate the Germans), tuned for drivers, and infamously advertised with video of rocks and trees. The brand finally hit its stride thirteen years later with the compact rear-wheel-drive G35. It jumped on the crossover bandwagon with […]

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