2019 Acura RDX VS 2019 Lexus NX 300 Comparison

Acura RDX VS Lexus NX 300 Specifications

Acura RDX

VS

Lexus NX 300

28 MPG Highway RatingEstimated
MPG*
28 MPG Highway Rating
2.0L 4-Cylinder VTEC TURBOEngine2.0L 4-Cylinder Turbo
272-HPHorsepower235-HP
6 yr/70,000 miPower-train Warranty6 yr/70,000 mi
5-Star RatedNHSTA Safety Rating**5-Star Rated
187″ L x 75″ W x 66″ HVehicle Dimensions182″ L x 74″ W x 65″ H
10-Speed AutomaticTransmission 6-Speed Automatic
Ready to buy a new luxury crossover SUV? Not sure if you should buy a Lexus NX 300 or Acura RDX? Great news!! Save time on car research with Palm Beach Acura's professional team of experts. Let us help you find the best luxury crossover for you. Read ahead to learn more about the Acura RDX vs. Lexus NX 300 prices, engine specs, interior design, features, photos, and warranty. Of course, if you would like to compare the Acura RDX  vs. Lexus NX 300 at a dealer near you, feel free to visit us at 6870 Okeechobee Blvd,  West Palm Beach, Fl 33411.

But before we get ahead of ourselves, here are the specs for the Acura RDX vs. Lexus NX 300.

New Acura RDX SUV Compared

Acura RDX Quick Look

Acura RDX Pros
  • Strong standard powertrain
  • Exhilarating ride with sharp handling
  • Multitude of Standard Features
  • Sleek, sporty exterior design
  • Sporty, exhilarating ride with sharp handling
  • Upscale, spacious cabin & cargo area
  • Leading safety features
Acura RDX Cons
  • Options bundled into packages; no separate add-ons
  • No choice of power-train, but turbo engine is nice

Lexus NX 300 Quick Look

Lexus NX 300 Pros
  • Quiet cabin at high speeds
  • Generous cabin space
  • Upscale look
Lexus NX 300 Cons
  • Only one 4 cyl. engine option
  • Cargo/trunk space not so good
  • Android Auto and Apple CarPlay are not available
  • Last major design changes in 2015
2019

Popular Acura RDX vs. Lexus NX 300 Questions !

When it comes down to performance, the Acura RDX has a slight advantage over the Lexus NX 300. Underneath the hood the Acura RDX offers a 272 horsepower VTEC 2.0L Turbo 4-cylinder engine with 280 lb.-ft. of torque. Meanwhile, the Lexus NX 300 comes standard with a 235 horsepower  2.0L Turbo in-line 4-cylinder engine with 258 lb.-ft. of torque. 

As far as size goes, the new Acura RDX and Lexus NX 300 are both generously proportioned 5 passenger SUVs. The Acura RDX wheelbase is 108.3-inches, and the Lexus NX 300 wheelbase is 104.7-inches. Inside, the RDX offers 58.9 cu.-ft. of cargo volume behind second row seats, and the Lexus NX 300 offers 54.5 cu.-ft. of cargo volume.  All in all, the Acura RDX is slightly bigger than the Lexus NX 300   visit our inventory page.

On the subject of safety, the Acura RDX and the Lexus NX 300 are both Top Safety Pick+ models.    new Acura MDX inventory .  

The Acura RDX and the NX 300 are both semi-similarly priced. Acura SUV showroom.

Yes. The Acura MDX comes standard with more features than the Lexus NX 300. Off the line, the Acura RDX comes standard with 9 speakers. Meanwhile, the Lexus NX 300 comes standard with eight speakers. Additionally, the Acura RDX comes standard with a 10.2-inch HD Dual-Content Center Display, and the Lexus NX 300 comes standard with a 8.0-inch color display. And that's just the beginning, to see all of the features available on the new standard Acura MDX  visit us today.

Should I Buy A New Acura RDX or Lexus NX 300? 

All in all, we believe that the new Acura RDX is the best solution for everyone. Not only does it come standard with more horsepower, but it also comes standard with more cargo room. But most of all, the new Acura RDX comes standard with more value. And while the Acura RDX  and Lexus NX 300, both,  come standard with a top safety rating, the new Acura RDX still sets the stage. As a result, we encourage everyone to catch a ride in the new Acura RDX for sale at West Palm Beach Acura. With just one drive, we're confident you'll want to take it home. But don't just take our word for it. See and drive the new Acura RDX for sale in West Palm Beach at 6870 Okeechobee Blvd, West Palm Beach, FL 33411
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* 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.

**Government 5-Star Vehicle Scores are part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA's) New Car Assessment Program. For additional information on the 5-Star Safety Ratings program, please visit www.safercar.gov.