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2020 Acura RDX

2020 Acura RDX

2019 Lexus RX

2020 Lexus RX*

2020 Acura RDX vs. 2020 Lexus RX

2020 Acura RDX


2020 Lexus RX

$37,600 MSRP**

Starting Price

$44,150 MSRP

Safety Suite

Available (SH-AWD®)

All-Wheel Drive







A luxury SUV can truly provide you with an exceptional driving experience. If you’re from the Las Vegas and North Las Vegas area trying to find the right model for you, compare the new 2020 Acura RDX vs. Lexus RX. Both models are built to keep up with your lifestyle, but one offers the price, performance, and features that you’re looking for. Check out these two popular SUVs at Findlay Acura today!


Acura RDX vs. Lexus RX: Performance Specs

Performance is important when it comes to a dependable SUV, and while drivers may be surprised to see that the RX has a larger engine compared to the RDX, you’ll get a better mpg rating, a larger transmission, and greater overall performance out of the Acura option. Not to mention you can have a stronger drivetrain to ensure a smooth ride every time. Behind the wheel, RDX may come with a smaller engine configuration over the RX, but you’ll have a larger transmission to contribute to a stronger fuel economy and torque with this model:

2020 Acura RDX side view


2020 Acura RDX Specs

  • Base engine: 2.0L 4-cylinder turbocharged engine with 272 hp and 280 lb-ft of torque
  • Base engine EPA-estimated fuel economy: 22/28 city/highway mpg*
  • Available SH-AWD®
  • 10-speed automatic transmission

2019 Lexus RX Specs

  • Base engine: 3.5L V6 engine with 295 hp and 268 lb-ft of torque
  • Base engine EPA-estimated fuel economy: 20/27 city/highway mpg
  • Available all-wheel drive
  • 8-speed automatic transmission


Acura RDX vs. Lexus RX: Standout Features

The RDX starts off at $37,600 MSRP** and for this great price, you’ll receive the standard AcuraWatch™ safety suite. Take advantage of features like Lane Keeping Assist System, Adaptive Cruise Control with Low-Speed Follow, and Collision Mitigation Braking System™. For entertainment and comfort, you’ll also have the following features at your disposal:

  • Heated leatherette seats
  • Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ integration
  • Folding second-row seats
  • Standard sunroof
  • 29.5 cubic feet of cargo space with seats up

The RX is a little more out of pocket with a starting price of $44,150 MSRP. RX drivers will find a similar Lexus Safety System+ is only available on higher trim levels but includes features like Lane Assistance, Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, and Pre-Collision System. You’ll also find the following interior features:

  • Leatherette seats, heating available
  • Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ integration
  • Folding second-row seats with optional 3rd-row seats
  • Available sunroof
  • 18.4 cubic feet of cargo space with seats up

Experience the Luxury of the Acura RDX at Findlay Acura

After comparing the Lexus RX 350 vs. Acura RDX, continue your research by seeing how this vehicle holds its own against other competitors like the BMW X3Acura MDX, Audi Q5, and Lexus NX. And, be sure to browse our inventory of new models for sale to find what meets your driving needs. Contact us today to schedule a test drive near Mesquite or learn more about the Acura RDX towing and more!


*Based on 2019 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 models only) and other factors. *2019 model pictured.

*Prices shown do not include taxes, license or destination & handling charge. Actual vehicles/accessory costs, labor and installation vary. Please consult your selected dealer.
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