2020 Lexus RX 350 white

2020 Lexus RX 350*

2020 Acura MDX red

2020 Acura MDX

Lexus RX 350 vs. Acura MDX

If you’re looking for a new luxury SUV with a powerful engine, excellent fuel efficiency, and premium features, compare the 2020 Lexus RX 350 vs. Acura MDX. Wilde Lexus Sarasota brings you this side by side comparison of the Acura MDX vs. Lexus 350 and if you have questions, contact Wilde Lexus Sarasota in Sarasota. We are always happy to help!

Acura MDX vs. Lexus RX 350: Price and Trims

As you read this 2020 Lexus RX 350 vs. Acura MDX comparison, you’ll find that the MDX has the upper hand in numerous areas, including pricing and engine performance. The 2020 Lexus RX starts at an MSRP of $44,150 while the MDX starts at an MRP of $$44,500. The Lexus RX 350 also delivers more horsepower to make those drives around Lakewood Ranch and Venice more enjoyable.

Engine specs on the Lexus RX 350:

  • 3.5L V6 Engine
  • 8-Speed Automatic Transmission
  • 295 HP and 268 Pound-Feet of Torque
  • 20/27 city/hwy MPG
  • Front-Wheel Drive

You’ll find many similarities in performance specs between these two models, like MPG and a 3.5L V6 engine. Still, the RX has the edges out the MDX on horsepower, and other features, such as performance tires which are only available as part of an upgrade package on the Acura MDX.

Engine specs for the Acura MDX:

  • 3.5L V6 engine
  • 290 HP and 267 Pound-Feet of Torque
  • 9-Speed Automatic Transmission
  • 20/27 city/highway MPG
  • Front-Wheel Drive

Acura MDX vs. Lexus RX 350: Safety

When it comes to the safety of you and your family, the Lexus RX 350 is the clear winner. Both SUVs have earned 5-star overall safety ratings from the National Highway Traffic Safety largely due to the following advanced safety features that are available on both models:

  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Available Park Assist
  • Traction Control
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Forward Collision Warning

However, a close comparison of Lexus RX 350 vs. Acura MDX safety features shows that you’ll only be able to enjoy the following features with a Lexus RX 350 and not in the Acura MDX:

  • LED Brake Lights and Fog Lights
  • Rain-Sensing Wipers
  • Available Blind-Spot Monitoring System
  • Driver and Passenger Knee Protection Airbags
  • In-Vehicle Assistance Service

Learn More About the 2020 Lexus RX 350 at Wilde Lexus Sarasota

By now you’ve probably realized that the Lexus RX 350 is a better overall value than the Acura MDX. If so, feel free to browse our 2020 RX 350 inventory to learn about available models, features, colors, and pricing. When you’re ready for the next step, you can apply for financing online, or call the finance center to talk to a finance specialist. Ask them about RX 350 lease specials or to see our Lexus RX 350 vs. Audi Q5 comparisonContact us today, and remember, Wilde Lexus Sarasota, near Bradenton, is always at your service!

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