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2016 Lexus RX 350 vs. 2016 Acura MDX Comparison

 



 

If you plan to buy a high-end SUV, then comfort and class are two factors that are very important to you. That's why you deserve to drive the all-new Lexus RX. Available at our Lexus dealership near Fort Lauderdale, FL, this is the epitome of a luxury sport utility vehicle, and it easily outpaces competing models like the 2016 Acura MDX.

Interior & Design

2016 Lexus RX Interior & Design 2016 Mercedes-Benz Interior Seating

The 2016 Lexus RX makes no attempt to hide the fact that it's a vehicle for those with a taste for the finer things. Available features like heated and ventilated front seats, bolstered sport seats and a heated leather trimmed steering wheel instantly demonstrate its sophistication.Other standard and available perks include a panorama glass roof, dual-zone climate control, the 15-speaker Mark Levinson® Premium Surround Sound Audio System and semi-aniline perforated leather-trimmed seating. The Acura MDX, by comparison, has a mere 10-speaker sound system, no panoramic roof and less luxurious seating.

Technology & Safety

2016 Lexus RX Technology and Safety Features 2016 BMW Safety and Technology

If you like the very latest technology money can buy, then you've made the right decision in selecting the new Lexus RX. The all-new and redesigned 2016 Lexus RX can be outfitted with an available 12.3-inch high-resolution multimedia display screen, a dual-screen rear-seat entertainment system, race-inspired instrumentation and more. In addition, you get a number of other features through the exclusive Lexus Enform App Suite. You're also well protected as you drive your Lexus thanks to all of the powerful safety technologies at your command. The RX can be equipped with an impressive number of protective features, granting you peace of mind no matter where you're traveling next. If you add the Lexus Safety System+ to your vehicle, you'll enjoy features like Lane Keep Assist, Lane Departure Alert, All-Speed Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, a Pre-Collision System and more. You can also steer confidently at all hours of the night using the Intelligent High-Beam Headlamps. The 2016 Acura MDX offers collision-mitigating brakes and a lane keeping system, but can't grant you any of the other features.

Performance

2016 Lexus RX Engine Performance 2016 Mercedes-Benz Engine

You have no powertrain choices when it comes to Acura's MDX. A sole 290-horsepower 3.5-liter V6 is your only option, and the best fuel economy you can get will be 19 city and 27 highway mpg. By contrast, the impressive 2016 Lexus RX is available with two powerplants. Choose either the 3.5-liter 295-horsepower V6 that generates 28 highway mpg or the Atkinson-cycle V6 engine with Lexus Hybrid Drive that has 308 horsepower and a combined fuel economy rating of 30 mpg. You can also tap into the power of the Drive Mode Select system, which lets you switch between Sport S, Sport S+, Normal, ECO and EV modes on the fly, based on your present needs and driving preferences.

Verdict

2016 Lexus RX in Fort Lauderdale, FL

When you add up all that the new Lexus RX has to offer you, the numbers don't lie and the winner is clear. Visit JM Lexus in Margate, FL, today to take this luxury SUV for a test-drive.

QUICK FACTS

ENGINE

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
3.5L V6 3.5L V6

HORSEPOWER @ RPM

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
295 @ 6300 (Advantage Lexus) 290 @ 6200

COMBINED FUEL ECONOMY (CITY / HWY)

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
23 ( Advantage Lexus ) 22

FRONT CRASH TEST - DRIVE

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
NOT RATED 5 STAR

POWERTRAIN WARRANTY MILES

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
70000 70000

PERFORMANCE

ENGINE

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
3.5L V6 3.5L V6

HORSEPOWER @ RPM

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
295 @ 6300 (Advantage Lexus ) 290 @ 6250

TORQUE @ RPM

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
267 @ 4700 267 @ 1300

TRANSMISSION

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
AUTOMATIC AUTOMATIC

NUMBER OF TRANSMISSION SPEEDS

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
8 9

DRIVE WHEELS

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
FRONT WHEEL DRIVE FRONT WHEEL DRIVE

LUXURY & CONVENIENCE

BLUETOOTH TECHNOLOGY

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
STANDARD STANDARD

HEATED FRONT SEATS

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
OPTIONAL STANDARD

NAVIGATION SYSTEM

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
OPTIONAL ( Advantage Lexus ) NOT AVAILABLE

ELECTRONIC PARKING AID - CAMERA

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
STANDARD STANDARD

STANDARD NUMBER OF SPEAKERS

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
9 ( Advantage Lexus ) 8

POWER SUNROOF/MOONROOF

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
OPTIONAL STANDARD

SAFETY & SECURITY

FRONT CRASH TEST - DRIVER

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
NOT RATED 5 STAR

FRONT CRASH TEST - PASSENGER

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
NOT RATED 4 STAR

HEADLAMP TYPE

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
LED LED

PRICING

COMPARABLY EQUIPPED PRICE

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
$43,020 $43,015

FUEL ECONOMY

EPG HIGHWAY ( MPG )

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
27 27

EPG CITY ( MPG )

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
20 ( Advantage Lexus ) 19

WARRANTY

BASIC WARRANTY

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
48 / 50000 48 / 50000

POWERTRAIN WARRANTY

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
72 / 70000 72 / 70000

ANTI-CORROSION WARRANTY

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
72 / UNLIMITED (Advantage Lexus ) 60 / UNLIMITED

MEASUREMENTS

OVERALL LENGTH

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
192.5 193.6

OVERALL WIDTH

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
74.6 IN 77.2 IN

OVERALL HEIGHT

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
67.1 IN 67.6 IN

DOORS

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
4 4

SEATING CAPACITY

2016 Lexus RX 2016 Acura MDX
5 7

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Sedans

IS Base MSRP
$37,825*
22/33 City/Hwy MPG* RWD or AWD
ES Base MSRP
$38,900*
21/31 City/Hwy MPG* FWD
GS Base MSRP
$46,310*
22/33 City/Hwy MPG* RWD or AWD
LS Base MSRP
$72,520*
16/24 City/Hwy MPG* RWD or AWD

Coupes

RC Base MSRP
$40,155*
22/32 City/Hwy MPG* RWD or AWD

SUVs

NX Base MSRP
$35,085*
22/28 City/Hwy MPG* FWD or AWD
RX Base MSRP
$43,020*
18/25 City/Hwy MPG* FWD or AWD
GX Base MSRP
$51,280*
15/20 City/Hwy MPG* AWD
LX Base MSRP
$89,380*
13/18 City/Hwy MPG* Full-Time 4WD

Hybrids

CTh Base MSRP
$31,250*
43/40 City/Hwy MPG* FWD
NXh Base MSRP
$39,720*
35/31 City/Hwy MPG* FWD or AWD
RXh Base MSRP
$53,035*
32/28 City/Hwy MPG* FWD or AWD
ESh Base MSRP
$41,820*
40/39 City/Hwy MPG* FWD
GSh Base MSRP
$63,635*
29/34 City/Hwy MPG* RWD or AWD

Performance

GS F Base MSRP
$83,940*
16/24 City/Hwy MPG* RWD
RC F Base MSRP
$64,165*
16/25 City/Hwy MPG* RWD
F / F SPORT Vehicles

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