Compare: The Acura RDX

Compare: Acura RDX

Acura RDX vs. the Competition

If you're considering a new compact luxury SUV, the new Acura RDX should be the first one you test drive. This small crossover has athletic handling and a balanced ride that's fun for carving corners in St. Louis. Its roomy interior comes packed with first-class materials and convenient features. To help St. Louis shoppers make a more informed decision, St. Louis Acura has compared the RDX against its main luxury SUV rivals.

Acura RDX vs. Lexus NX

Both the Acura RDX and Lexus NX are compact luxury SUVs with ample passenger space and a plethora of standard features. However, there are areas where the RDX is superior to the NX, including:

  • The RDX has a more powerful engine.
  • The RDX has more cargo space.
  • The RDX is more fun to drive and has more athletic handling.
  • The RDX has a better infotainment system with a larger standard display screen.
Lexus NX

Acura RDX vs. Audi Q5

Audi Q5

The Acura RDX and the Audi Q5 are similar in size and they both have attractive cabins. Advantages of the RDX include:

  • The RDX has nimbler handling.
  • The RDX has a lower starting price.
  • The RDX has more cargo room.
  • The RDX has more standard horsepower.

Acura RDX vs. Mercedes-Benz GLC

The Acura RDX is almost exactly the same length as the Mercedes Benz GLC, but it weighs considerably less. Other ways the RDX outdoes the GLC include:

  • The RDX has more total cargo space.
  • The RDX has livelier handling.
  • The RDX is more affordable.
  • The RDX has a more potent base engine and a better transmission.
Mercedes-Benz GLC