White 2019 Lexus RX 350

2020 Lexus RX 350*

Blue 2019 Acura MDX

2020 Acura MDX*

2020 Lexus RX 350


2020 Acura MDX
$44,150 MSRP

Starting Price

$44,500 MSRP
5, 6, or 7 passengers

Seating Capacity

7 passengers
295 hp 3.5L V6

Base Engine

290 hp 3.5L V6
44.1 inches

Front Legroom

41.4 inches
56.3 cubic feet

Maximum Cargo Space

43.4 cubic feet

2020 Lexus RX 350 vs. 2020 Acura MDX

There are plenty of new luxury SUV vehicles for sale in San Diego and El Cajon, but which one is the best model for your needs? Compare the Lexus RX 350 vs. Acura MDX at Lexus El Cajon to find out which model has the features and specs you’re looking for.

Acura MDX vs. Lexus RX 350: Overview

Starting at $44,150 MSRP, you can choose from six different 2020 Lexus RX trim levels. You can even opt for a hybrid powertrain on three of those trim levels. On the base trim, you’ll get the following engine specs:

  • 295 hp 3.5L V6 engine with front-wheel drive
  • 20/27 city/highway mpg

Starting at $44,500 MSRP, the 2020 Acura MDX has fewer trim level options (5) and fewer hybrid engine options (2). With the same fuel economy ratings as the Lexus RX, the Acura offers less horsepower:

  • 290 hp 3.5L V6 engine with front-wheel drive
  • 20/27 city/highway mpg

Acura MDX vs. Lexus RX 350: Space

Depending on how much passenger space you need for El Cajon carpools or how much cargo space you need for adventures outside of Santee, you might decide that one of these luxury SUVs works better for you than the other:

2020 Lexus RX 350 Interior Dimensions

  • 5 seats standard
  • Optional third row for 7 passenger seats total
  • Option second-row captain’s chairs for 6 passenger seats total
  • Front / rear legroom — 44.1 inches / 38.0 inches
  • Front / rear headroom — 39.4 inches / 39.1 inches
  • Cargo space (rear seats up / down) — 18.4 cubic feet / 56.3 cubic feet

2020 Acura MDX Interior Dimensions

  • 7 seats standard
  • Front / rear legroom — 41.4 inches / 38.5 inches
  • Front / rear headroom — 38.1 inches / 38.3 inches
  • Cargo space (rear seats up / down) — 15.8 cubic feet / 43.4 cubic feet

Acura MDX vs. Lexus RX 350: Safety

When comparing the Lexus RX 350 vs. Acura MDX, safety should be a key factor in your decision. Fortunately, both of these models have earned a five-star overall safety rating from the NHTSA (National Highway Traffic Safety). Some safety features that both models have include:

  • Traction control, adaptive cruise control, forward collision warning, lane departure warning, and available park assist

If you want to take your peace of mind even further on your Santee drives, you’ll want these standard 2020 Lexus RX 350 safety features that aren’t standard on the Acura MDX:

  • In-vehicle assistance service, LED brake lights and fog lights, rain-sensing wipers, available blind-spot monitoring system, driver and passenger knee protection airbags, and more.

Test Drive a Lexus RX 350 in El Cajon

Have you decided that the Lexus RX 350 is the right luxury SUV for your drives around Chula Vista and Los Angeles? Do you want to know more about the new Lexus RX 350 for sale in El Cajon? Either way, contact Lexus El Cajon today to learn more about the Lexus RX 350 interior, to compare the Lexus RX 350 vs. Audi Q5, and more!

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