2020 Acura RDX

Acura RDX

2019 Lexus RX 350

Lexus RX 350

2020 Acura RDX vs. 2020 Lexus RX 350

$37,800 MSRP*

Starting Trim Price

$44,150 MSRP
$47,900* MSRP*

Highest Trim Price

$50,510 MSRP
2.0L 4-cylinder turbo aluminum-alloy engine


3.5L V6 engine
22 city mpg / 28 hwy mpg**


20 city mpg / 27 hwy mpg
10-speed automatic transmission with Sequential SportShift Paddle Shifters


8-speed automatic Electronically Controlled Transmission (ECT)
58.9 cubic feet

Total Cargo Volume

56.3 cubic feet
8-inch On Demand Multi-Use Display™ (ODMD™) touchscreen

Digital Screen

8-inch touchscreen

Panoramic Moonroof


If you’re shopping for a luxury SUV to improve your commute around Costa Mesa and Tustin, then you may be considering options like the 2020 Acura RDX or Lexus RX 350. Whether you’re looking for more power and features behind the wheel, and want to ensure you stay within budget in the process, only one of these updated luxury crossovers delivers all you need and more. Find the perfect SUV for you with the 2020 Lexus RX 350 vs. Acura RDX from the automotive experts at Weir Canyon Acura.

2020 Acura RDX vs. Lexus RX 350: Starting Price

Just because you’re in the market for a luxury model doesn’t mean you have to break the bank. That’s why the RDX lineup boasts a much lower starting MSRP over the Lexus RX. And, if you’re looking to experience all these lineups have to offer, you’ll once again have more saved to invest in accessories for your top RDX Package over the highest RX trim level. Take a look at the starting prices and highest trim level prices for both models below:

  • 2020 Acura RDX
    • Standard Package with FWD: $37,800 MSRP*
    • Advance Package with SH-AWD: $47,900* MSRP*
  • 2020 Lexus RX 350
    • 350 with FWD: $44,150 MSRP
    • 450hL with AWD: $50,510 MSRP

2020 Acura RDX vs. Lexus RX 350: Performance and MPG

A luxury SUV should also provide a dependable and fuel efficient performance. That’s why despite the fact the RDX and RX 350 both have different engine configurations under the hood, the RDX manages to deliver a better fuel economy thanks to a larger transmission. Take a look at the performance specs and MPG ratings for both base models below:

  • 2020 Acura RDX
    • 2.0L 4-cylinder turbo aluminum-alloy engine
    • 10-speed automatic transmission with Sequential SportShift Paddle Shifters
    • 22 city mpg / 28 hwy mpg** rating
  • 2020 Lexus RX 350
    • 3.5L V6 engine
    • 8-speed automatic electronically controlled transmission
    • 20 city mpg / 27 hwy mpg rating

2020 Acura RDX vs. Lexus RX 350: Cargo Space and Interior Features

Another luxury of any high end SUV is being able to maximize as much interior space as possible. That’s why you can take advantage of more thanks to the 58.9 cubic feet of cargo space in the RDX compared to the 56.3 cubic feet of storage room in the RX 350. The interior of the RDX also offers plenty of technology, safety, and amenities you won’t find available in the Lexus RX which include:

  • Sport Seats with Leatherette upholstery
  • Front 12-way power seats with power lumbar support
  • Heated front seats
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Brushed Aluminum trim
  • Tilt and slide Panoramic Moonroof
  • Active Sound Control
  • Dual-zone Automatic Climate Control
  • Humidity Control and Air Filtration
  • White Ambient Cabin Lighting
  • Automatic dimming frameless rearview mirror

Find the 2020 Acura RDX for Sale at Weir Canyon Acura

After comparing the 2020 Lexus RX 350 vs. Acura RDX, are you ready to experience true luxury behind the wheel of an Acura of your very own? At Weir Canyon Acura you can learn more about how the RDX compares to other models on the market like the BMW X3 or Audi Q5 and browse our inventory for a new RDX for sale that you like best. Contact us today for more information on leasing and financing and schedule a test drive at our dealership near Montclair and Riverside!

*Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or destination and handling charge. Destination & Handling charge for sedans (excluding PMC Edition) and SUVs (excluding PMC Edition) is $1,025.00. Destination & Handling charge for PMC Edition models and NSX is $1,995.00. Acura vehicle accessory costs, labor and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer.
**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 only) and other factors.

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