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2020 Acura MDX

2020 Acura MDX

2019 Lexus RX

2020 Lexus RX*

2020 Acura MDX vs. 2020 Lexus RX

2020 Acura MDX


2020 Lexus RX
$44,500 MSRP*

Starting Price

$37,600 MSRP
290 hp 3.5L V6

Standard Engine

295 hp, 3.5L V6
Sequential SportShift Manually Interactive Automatic Transmission

Standard Transmission

Eight-speed automatic Electronically Controlled Transmission (ECT)
Front-Wheel Drive


Front-Wheel Drive
AcuraWatch™ comes standard

Safety System

Lexus Safety System + 2.0 comes standard

When Manhasset-area luxury SUV shoppers compared the 2020 Honda Pilot to the Acura MDX, the 2020 MDX came up on top with more power, better fuel economy, and great luxury features. How does Acura fare in MDX vs. Lexus RX? Let’s take a look with Rallye Acura.

Acura MDX vs. Lexus RX: Performance

2020 Acura MDX vs. RX are similar in performance capabilities, with engines that have the same capacities and comparable horsepower. Things get different with the drivetrain, though. Take a look:

  • 2020 Acura MDX — $44,500 MSRP*
    • 3.5L V6 engine
    • 290 hp and 268 lb-ft of torque
    • Sequential SportShift Manually Interactive Automatic Transmission
    • Estimate 20 MPG city/27 MPG highway**
    • Available Sport Hybrid engine
    • Available SH-AWD®
  • 2020 Lexus RX — $37,600 MSRP
    • 3.5L V6 engine
    • 295 hp and 267 lb-ft of torque
    • Eight-speed automatic Electronically Controlled Transmission (ECT)
    • Estimate 20 MPG city/27 MPG highway
    • Available hybrid engine
    • Front-Wheel Drive

As you can see, these powertrains are very similar, as is the availability of the improved fuel economy that comes with opting for a hybrid engine. The big difference in MDX vs. RX comes with the Acrua’s SH-AWD® system. This hydraulic-controlled drivetrain provides improved handling and cornering on the roads near Garden City. This system continually determines the best place to distribute power depending on driving conditions.

Acura MDX vs. Lexus RX: Luxury Features

Along with superior handling and the state-of-the-art safety features and driver assistance, here are some of the highlights you can expect when you choose the Acura MDX:

  • Eight-speaker sound system
  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
  • HomeLink
  • Sports seats with a premium leather-trimmed interior
  • 12-way power front seats
  • 50/50-split third-row seats
  • Tri-zone automatic climate control
  • Up to 90.9 cubic feet of cargo room

Find Your 2020 Acura MDX at Rallye Acura

If the Acura is the winner of MDX vs. RX for you, shop the selection of the new Acura MDX at Rallye Acura. Our professional staff is here to help you find the Acura MDX configuration that suits your driving style. Contact us today for information on buying or leasing with our finance department and be sure to schedule a test drive at our dealership near Glen Cove and Jericho!

Disclaimers: *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 2020 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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