2020 Acura MDX Max Towing Capacity: 5000 lbs*

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FWD SH-AWD
Standard 3500 lbs 5000 lbs
Technology Package 3500 lbs 5000 lbs
A-Spec Package 5000 lbs
Advance Package 3500 lbs 5000 lbs
Entertainment Package 5000 lbs

How Much Can the 2020 Acura MDX Tow?

The 2020 Acura MDX has a max towing capacity of 5000 lbs when equipped with the optional ATF cooler and the Acura accessory trailer hitch and hitch ball. The standard 290-horsepower, 3.5-liter V6 i-VTEC engine can be matched with standard FWD or available Super-Handling All Wheel Drive (SH-AWD®) system for excellent handling and superior control. With 267 lb-ft of torque, the standard FWD 2020 MDX has a towing capacity of 3500lbs. When upgraded with the Super-Handling AWD option, SH-AWD increases the 2020 MDX towing capability to 5000lbs. Additional features available as part of AcuraWatch™ that can help improve your towing experience include:

  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™
  • Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) with Low-Speed Follow
  • Lane Keeping Assist System
  • Blind spot sensors
  • Surround View camera system

With folding second and third row seats and rear under-floor storage, the MDX can hold over 90 cu.ft. of total cargo volume. With the second row up, the MDX has room for 4 adult passengers and still 45.1 cu.ft. of cargo space. Contact our sales department today for more details or to schedule a test drive.

Acura MDX Genuine Accessories

The Acura MDX has accessories for every job and adventure. Contact our Acura Parts Center for more information.

  • Trailer Hitch and Connectors
  • Roof Rails and Cross Bars
  • Fork or Frame Bike Mounts
  • Kayak, Ski, and Surfboard Attachments
  • Roof Box and Baskets
  • Cargo Trays and Organizers

*5,000 lb. capacity is with optional ATF cooler. Towing requires the addition of the Acura accessory trailer hitch and hitch ball. Please see AutoNation Acura Stevens Creek for details. Added cargo weight in the vehicle may reduce max towing capacity, see Owners Guide for details.