2022 Acura MDX vs. 2022 Lexus RX

2022 Lexus RX 350 vs. 2022 Acura MDX
2022 Acura MDX FWD

2022 Lexus RX 350
$48,000*

Starting MSRP

$46,645
95 cubic feet

Maximum Cargo Capacity

56.3 cubic feet
AcuraWatchTM

Safety Technology

Lexus Safety System +
19 city mpg/26 hwy mpg**

Fuel Economy

20 city mpg/27 hwy mpg
3.5L V6 engine

Standard Engine

3.5L V6 engine
10-speed automatic transmission with Sequential SportShift Paddle Shifters

Transmission

8-speed automatic electronically controlled transmission

If you’re in need of a high-end crossover with room for more to come along for your next Kyle and Buda commute, then you may want to look at top options like the 2022 Acura MDX or Lexus RX. The MDX starts at $48,000 MSRP* and the RX 350 begins at $46,645 MSRP, each comes with its own performance capabilities and uniquely designed cabin, but only one can be the total package to meet your needs. See which is the right fit when you compare the 2022 Acura MDX vs. Lexus RX and then shop for your next ride among our inventory at Sterling Acura of Austin.

Acura MDX vs. Lexus RX: Fuel Economy & Performance

When you look at the specs of both crossovers, you’ll see the MDX and the RX 350 both come with striking V6 power for an extra boost your Buda travels. What pushes the MDX to the next level is its more seamless automatic transmission as well as the ability to upgrade to the brand’s celebrated Super-Handling All-Wheel Drive system. See the base specs of the 2022 Acura MDX vs. Lexus RX here:

2022 Acura MDX FWD Standard Package

  • 3.5L V6 engine
  • 10-speed automatic transmission
  • 19 city mpg/26 hwy mpg rating**

2022 Lexus RX 350

  • 3.5L V6 engine
  • 8-speed automatic electronically controlled transmission
  • 20 city mpg/27 hwy mpg rating

Acura MDX vs. Lexus RX: Standard Features & Cabin Space

The cabins of these luxury crossover SUVs both come with seating for up to seven passengers so more can come along for the ride. Whether they differ in storage space as the MDX lets you utilize your interior with up to 95 cubic feet of cargo capacity. In the RX 350, you’ll only have 56.3 cubic feet of cargo space which means you need to leave a few things behind or make an extra trip. Other standard MDX features not found in the Lexus RX include:

  • Heated front seats
  • Automatic tilt away steering column
  • Power moonroof
  • 2nd-row 60/40 split-folding bench seat

Find a New Acura MDX for Sale at Sterling Acura of Austin

After you’ve had the chance to compare the 2022 Acura MDX vs. Lexus RX 350, take the Acura SUV for a spin of your own on San Marcos roads. Lease or finance a new Acura MDX for sale from Sterling Acura of Austin and find more savings on your favorite package when you shop our rotating inventory of new vehicle specials. You can find more helpful Acura comparisons as well as apply for financing online from home to get started. Contact us today for details on the 2022 Acura MDX vs. Lexus RX and to schedule your test drive at our dealership in Austin!

 

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