2022 Acura MDX FWD vs. 2021 Lexus GX 460

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Cherry Hill drivers looking for an exquisitely designed luxury SUV that won’t cost them an arm and a leg have likely considered the Acura MDX and the Lexus GX. Both models were designed to compete with each other, so if you’re having trouble discerning their finer differences to decide which is right for you, read our Acura MDX FWD vs. Lexus GX 460 comparison. Once you’re ready to test drive the victor, fill out a pre-approval to take the next step with Acura Turnersville.

Acura MDX vs. Lexus GX: Pricing and Configurations

Maple Shade drivers who are looking to get the best deal that they can on luxury SUV will probably prefer the Acura MDX, which starts at $46,900* (MSRP) and offers you four packages to choose from: Standard, A-Spec®, Advanced, Technology. The Lexus GX 460, on the other hand, starts at $53,100 (MSRP) and only comes in three trims.

Acura MDX vs. Lexus GX: Interior Dimensions

Medford drivers can expect seven roomy seats for themselves and their passengers, however, the Acura MDX takes the lead in cabin dimensions and storage space. Take a look at specific measurements below:

2022 Acura MDX

  • 95 cubic feet max cargo space
  • 38.5 inches of front headroom
  • 61.9 inches of front shoulder room
  • 59.3 inches of front hip room

2022 Lexus GX:

  • 64.7 cubic feet max cargo capacity
  • 38 inches of front headroom
  • 55.4 inches of front shoulder room
  • 56.5 inches of front hip room

Acura MDX vs. Lexus GX: Performance Features

The Lexus GX takes the cake when it comes to towing capacity, thanks to a more powerful V8. That said, the Acura MDX V6 engine offers plenty of power, admirable towing capacity, and with a 10-speed transmission, it’s able to get far better fuel economy numbers:

2022 Acura MDX FWD:

  • 3.5L V6 engine
  • 10-speed automatic transmission
  • 19 mpg city / 26 mpg hwy** rating
  • 3,500-lb towing capacity

2021 Lexus GX 460:

  • 4.6L V8 engine
  • 15 mpg city / 19 mpg hwy
  • 6-speed automatic transmission
  • 6,500-lb towing capacity

Test Drive the Acura MDX at Acura Turnersville

After comparing the 2022 Acura MDX FWD vs. 2021 Lexus GX 460, if you’re looking to test drive the Acura MDX, call Acura Turnersville at (855) 718-9721. We’ll walk you through all the high-tech features on the Acura MDX. If you have other questions about Acura models or features, don’t forget to check out our Acura research guides for other helpful reads about AcuraLink, the Acura MDX interior, the Acura MDX trim levels, and more! So, the Acura MDX is a step above its competitors, but what about the Acura RDX? Compare the Acura RDX vs. BMW X3 today with our team.

*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 2022 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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