2020 Acura RDX vs. Lexus NX
Considering the 2020 Lexus NX for your next luxury SUV? Before you head to Las Vegas’s nearest Lexus dealership, consider the 2020 Acura RDX! Next to the Lexus NX, the new Acura RDX stands out with a more powerful engine, a roomier cargo area, and more technology features. To give you more insight, we’ve compared the Acura RDX vs. Lexus NX below. Find out which is right for your family!
RDX vs. NX: Performance
Under the hood of the 2020 Lexus NX 300, you’ll find a 235-hp 2.0L inline-4 engine that’s rated at 258 lb-ft of torque. The engine is paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission with overdrive and auto-manual. The 2020 Acura RDX, on the other hand, houses a 272-hp 2.0L inline-4 engine that generates 280 lb-ft of torque. Additionally, when you compare the Acura RDX vs. Lexus NX, the RDX offers a broader range of gear ratios; its engine is connected to a 10-speed automatic. Fuel economy is 22 mpg city/28 mpg highway* for both the Acura RDX and Lexus NX 300.
RDX vs. NX: Cargo Areas
With the rear seats in place, the Lexus NX offers 17.7 cubic feet of cargo space. The Acura RDX offers up to 29.5 cubic feet. Folding the rear seats down expands the RDX SUV’s cargo area to a maximum of 58.9 cubic feet. The NX maxes out at 54.6 cubic feet. When you’re grocery shopping or visiting the amazing wildlife preserves near Henderson, you’ll have more space for everyone and everything inside the RDX.
RDX vs. NX: Premium Features
As luxury crossover SUVs, the Acura RDX and Lexus NX 300 offer many of the same features, such as a rearview camera, adaptive cruise control, and an optional blind spot monitor with rear cross-traffic alert. However, only the RDX offers the following as standard equipment for North Las Vegas and Mesquite drivers:
- 9-Speaker Sound System: Enjoy your favorite music in higher quality.
- Heated Front Seats: Stay warm on chilly nights and mornings. (Upgrade to Advance Package for heated front and rear seats and ventilated front seats.)
- Driver Memory Settings: Create and store your perfect seating position.
Explore RDX Offers at Findlay Acura in Henderson!
All in all, the 2020 Acura RDX is more powerful, spacious, and well-equipped than the Lexus NX. Compare the RDX vs. MDX after comparing the Acura RDX vs. Lexus NX to learn more about the many benefits of Acura SUVs as well as our RDX lease deals. You can also find out the RDX’s advanced technology package and check out our Acura RDX vs. Audi Q5 and Acura RDX vs. Lexus RX comparisons. When you’re ready, contact us at Findlay Acura to schedule a test drive near Laughlin and St. George.
*Based on 2020 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.