2020 Land Rover Discovery vs. 2020 Acura MDX Review
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The Land Rover Discovery offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the Acura MDX, with comparable head- and legroom. The Acura MDX offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Land Rover Discovery, offering the driver and front passenger a bit more room and comfort.
You’ll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Land Rover Discovery as you will with the Acura MDX, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Land Rover Discovery is somewhat more expensive than the Acura MDX. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it’s built. Both the Land Rover Discovery and the Acura MDX have similar Destination Charges.
The Land Rover Discovery is a little wider than the Acura MDX, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. When looking at overall length, the Land Rover Discovery takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Acura MDX.
With somewhat higher torque, the Land Rover Discovery transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Acura MDX.
The Land Rover Discovery has a larger turning radius than the Acura MDX, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.
When considering towing capacity, the Land Rover Discovery is clearly the choice over the Acura MDX for pulling heavy loads. The Land Rover Discovery has a little more horsepower than the Acura MDX.
The Land Rover Discovery offers greater seating capacity than the Acura MDX, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. The Land Rover Discovery has less cargo space than the Acura MDX, which is okay if you don’t need to move a lot in one trip.
The Land Rover Discovery comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Acura MDX.