Compare: Acura MDX vs. Lexus RX350

Curious About the Acura MDX v. the Competition? Trust St. Louis Acura for the Answers

We're fortunate here in the St. Louis area to have a number of beautiful parks where we can take our families to explore nature. But having the perfect SUV for exploring is essential. Whether you're heading to Dr. Edmund A. Babler Memorial State Park, to Forest Park and the St. Louis Zoo, or towing a boat to visit the Pelican Island Natural Area, the Acura MDX we have available at St. Louis Acura is up for any and all adventures you and your family want to go on.

While the Acura MDX is the perfect combination of luxury and utility for any family, we know that it's not the only one competing or your attention. Read on to see some of the most frequently asked questions in regard to our SUV next to the similar Lexus RX350, and to learn more about what sets our model apart.

Between the Acura MDX and the Lexus RX350, which one comes with more power?

A. The Acura MDX, with its standard, 3.5-liter V6 engine, produces 290 horsepower and 267 pound-feet of torque. Not only that, but drivers who are craving a little more oomph can opt for the upgraded, top-tier model, which gets a turbocharged 3.0-liter V6 with 355 horsepower and 354 pound-feet of torque. But while the Lexus RX350, on the other hand, gets standard power from a similar 3.5-liter V6, it doesn't have any other options of upgrades available for those drivers who want a little more.

Which SUV has more safety features?

When it comes to protecting families, both of these SUVs have a standard suite of the latest advances in safety technology. But the Acura MDX gets more standard than the Lexus, with highlights including pedestrian detection, traffic sign recognition, and road departure mitigation.

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Which SUV has the most storage space for cargo?

From soccer equipment to groceries, the Acura MDX will help you ferry more of the stuff you want to take with you than the Lexus model. Not only can you get more than 16 cubic feet of space behind the third row of the Acura, you can also look forward to a maximum of 95 cubic feet with the second and third rows folded. But the Lexus model, on the other hand, tops out with a max of just 56 cubic feet.

Find Your SUV Fit at Acura St. Louis

The best way to determine which luxury SUV is right for your family is a test drive. Trust our expert sales team to help out. Reach out for answers to all your Acura questions and to arrange an appointment to meet your favorite in person soon.