2014 Infiniti QX60 vs 2014 Acura MDX
Are You Looking for a 2014 Infiniti QX60 Around Metro Detroit?
The 2014 Infiniti QX60 is already pretty popular among Metro Detroit drivers, and car buyers also have a pretty decent amount of respect for the Infiniti brand. With a starting price of $42,000 (MSRP), the QX60 tries to give you what you want at an affordable price with features like:
- Bluetooth with optional telematics
- Keyless entry/ignition
- Leather upholstery
The 2014 Acura MDX costs just a bit more, starting at $42,290 (MSRP),* but Acura gives drivers more—with additional features to the ones found on the Infiniti above and including long-term fuel economy savings with the 2014 MDX with 6-speed automatic transmission earns an EPA-estimated fuel economy of 28 highway mpg** compared to the 26 highway mpg of the QX60 for savings that will add up fast.
Although Acura makes the more efficient engine, it’s also the more powerful choice with 290-hp and 267 lb-ft of torque, leaving the Infiniti behind with its 265-hp V6 with 248 lb-ft of torque.
If the power and fuel economy savings aren’t quite enough, the MDX holds onto value longer as well, with ALG rating its residual value at 60% at 36 months compared to the Infiniti’s 53%. And at 60 months, the MDX is estimated to remain at a 40% residual value to the QX60’s 38%.
MDX drivers will also get plenty of features you won’t find on the basic Infiniti QX60, including:
- LED headlamps
- Perimeter/exterior lighting
- Paddle shifters
- Adaptive variable suspension
Visit a Metro Detroit Acura Dealer and take the 2014 Acura MDX for a test drive to see all of its advantages firsthand.
*Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or an $895 destination and handling charge. Acura vehicle accessory costs, labor and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer.
**Based on 2014 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery pack age/condition (hybrid only), and other factors.