Built on a new platform and featuring a new powertrain, updated cabin tech and more, the MDX is as fresh as the day it debuted in 2001 -- and far more modern.
A longer wheelbase, stiffer chassis and revised suspension improve driving dynamics and ride quality, already MDX hallmarks. The MDX sheds 275 pounds, due largely to increased use of high-strength steel.
A new touchscreen system slashes the instrument-panel button count from 41 to nine.
Second- and third-row seats fold to create a flat cargo floor.