Red 2020 Acura RDX

2020 Acura RDX

cc_2017LES120001_01_640_1J4 (1)

2020 Lexus RX*

2020 Acura RDX vs. 2020 Lexus RX

Looking for the perfect luxury SUV around Asheville? With options like the 2020 Acura RDX and 2020 Lexus RX 350, Fletcher drivers can expect outstanding performance, interior amenities, and features, but which comes at a lower price and is the overall better buy? The experts at Apple Tree Acura pair the 2020 Acura RDX vs. Lexus RX to see how they measure up, then find your next luxury SUV at our dealership!

2020 Acura RDX


2020 Lexus RX 350
$37,800 MSRP**

Starting Price

$44,150 MSRP

Safety Suite

Available (SH-AWD®)

All-Wheel Drive






Acura RDX vs. Lexus RX 350: Starting Price

Shopping for a luxury SUV doesn’t mean you have to break the bank in the process. That’s why you’ll appreciate the much lower starting price of the base Acura RDX FWD, which starts at $37,800 MSRP*. This enables you to save and invest in the Acura accessories you need to make this luxury SUV all your own. Hendersonville drivers interested in the RX 350 will have to pay more, as it has a starting price of $44,150 MSRP.

Acura RDX vs. Lexus RX 350: Interior Features

When it comes to comparing the RDX vs. Lexus RX 350 in terms of cabin room, you’ll have more opportunities to store your belongings, thanks to the 79.8 c/2019-acura-rdx-interior/”>RDX cabin when the seats are folded down. The interior of the RX only offers drivers 56.3 cubic feet of cargo room, so you may have to make several trips around Johnson City. The RDX interior also offers even more technology, comfort, and safety features than the RX 350, as seen below:

2020 Acura RDX FWD

  • Heated leatherette seats
  • Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ integration
  • Folding second-row seats
  • Standard sunroof
  • Lane Keeping Assist System
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™
  • 31.1 cubic feet of cargo space with seats up

2020 Lexus RX 350

  • Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ integration
  • Folding second-row seats
  • Lane Assistance
  • Dynamic Radar Cruise Control
  • Pre-Collision System
  • 18.4 cubic feet of cargo space with seats up
Blue 2020 Acura RDX driving through mountains

Acura RDX vs. Lexus RX 350: Performance Specs

When it comes to performance, you’ll see some distinct differences between the Acura RDX and Lexus RX 350. The RX comes with a larger engine configuration and generates a higher horsepower than the RDX, however, the Acura RDX tops the RX 350 in terms of fuel economy and overall performance. Drivers who opt for the RDX will also have the option to upgrade their drivetrain to SH-AWD® (Super Handling All-Wheel Drive)™ for even more stability and support on Johnson City roads. See how the specs for both models compare below:

2020 Acura RDX FWD Standard Package

  • 2.0L 4-cylinder turbocharged engine
  • 272 hp
  • 280 lb-ft of torque
  • 22 city mpg / 28 hwy mpg** rating
  • 10-speed automatic transmission

2020 Lexus RX Specs

  • 3.5L V6 engine
  • 295 hp
  • 268 lb-ft of torque
  • 20 city mpg / 27 hwy mpg rating
  • 8-speed automatic transmission

Find the Acura RDX for Sale at Apple Tree Acura Today

Now that you’ve compared the 2020 Acura RDX vs. Lexus RX 350, you can continue your vehicle research with even more Acura comparisons. When you’re ready to start looking for your next luxury vehicle, browse our new and pre-owned RDX models for sale online to see which trim package catches your eye. You can get the leasing or financing process started with our many resources from the comfort of your home. Contact us today for more information!

*Model shown is a 2019
**Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or destination and handling charge. 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.
Saved Vehicles


You don't have any saved vehicles!

Look for this link on your favorites:


Once you've saved some vehicles, you can view them here at any time.

Contact Us


Call Now

193 Underwood Rd • Fletcher, NC 28732

Get Directions

Today's Hours:

Open Today! Sales: 8:30am-6pm

Open Today! Service: 7:30am-5pm

Open Today! Parts: 8am-5pm

Apple Tree Acura 35.4418025, -82.534668.