Both the Lexus RX and the Acura MDX are midsize SUVs that offer refined cabins, innovative technology, and premium performance. However, there are several areas where the Lexus RX shines. Today, we’re highlighting all the reasons you’ll love this new Lexus SUV here at Fields Lexus of Glenview.  

Hybrid Powertrain

Looking for supreme fuel efficiency? The Lexus RX is also offered as the Lexus RX Hybrid, which delivers exceptional efficiency and helps you reduce your carbon footprint. In all, it boasts a combined fuel efficiency of 31 mpg, while the Acura MDX only delivers 22 mpg. Not to mention, the 2022 Acura MDX doesn’t include a hybrid option.  

Performance Comes Standard 

The Lexus RX comes standard with a 3.5-liter V6 engine that delivers up to 295 horsepower and 268 lb-ft of torque. Power is amplified even further in the Lexus RX Hybrid, which generates up to 308 horsepower. 

While the Acura MDX has a powerful engine, its standard output falls short with just 290 horsepower and 267 lb-ft of torque.  

Spacious and Versatile Cabin 

You can customize the Lexus RX to cater to your needs. It’s offered in multiple configurations with seating for five, six, or seven passengers. It can also be easily customized for your specific cargo needs. 

The Acura MDX offers seating for six or seven people. By comparison, the Lexus RX also includes extra headroom in both the first and second row, making its cabin slightly more spacious. There’s also an extra two-and-a-half inches of legroom in the front of the Lexus RX.  

Want to learn more about the 2022 Lexus RX? We encourage you to visit our Lexus dealership in Glenview, IL today to take a test drive. Just wait until you see it in action!