2021 Acura RDX vs 2021 Lexus NX

Blue 2021 Acura RDX on a City Street vs Green 2021 Lexus NX in Snow

Families who want to add luxury to their day-to-day commute in Maui may find that the 2021 Acura RDX is the right fit at Acura of Maui. Armed with a potent combination of style, technology, utility, performance and luxury, the Acura RDX promises to stand out in this 2021 Acura RDX vs 2021 Lexus NX comparison.

Drivers who opt for the 2021 Acura RDX at Acura of Maui will have four standard models to choose from – Acura RDX, Acura RDX with Technology Package, Acura RDX with A-Spec® Package and Acura RDX with Advance Package. Built for the family who wants more, the Acura RDX makes room for five passengers in a cabin that provides 104 cubic feet of passenger space and 29.5 cubic feet of cargo space behind the rear seats – a number the Lexus NX cannot match.

2021 Acura RDX


2021 Lexus NX

$38,200 Base MSRP $37,510
272-Horsepower 2.0-Liter Turbocharged 4-Cylinder Base Engine 235-Horsepower 2.0-Liter Turbocharged 4-Cylinder
10-Speed Automatic Transmission 6-Speed Automatic
29.5 - 58.9 Cubic Feet Cargo Space 17.7 - 54.5 Cubic Feet

Differences Between the 2021 Acura RDX and 2021 Lexus NX

Are you looking for a luxury crossover that provides a little extra excitement when you get behind the wheel? The 2021 Acura RDX may prove to be the right fit in this 2021 Acura RDX vs 2021 Lexus NX comparison. Powered by a 272-horsepower 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that makes 280 pound-feet of torque, the Acura RDX will overpower its Lexus counterpart. Paired with a 10-speed automatic transmission, the Acura RDX delivers competitive fuel economy. The Lexus NX employs a pair of powertrains – a 235-horsepower 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder and a 194-horsepower 2.5-liter Lexus Hybrid Drive – that cannot compete with the Acura RDX.

Base Acura RDX models feature an impressive list of equipment that includes 19-inch alloy wheels, a panoramic sunroof, dual-zone automatic climate control, heated front seats, synthetic leather upholstery, a nine-speaker sound system and a 10.2-inch True Touchpad Interface™ with access to Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and onboard Wi-Fi. AcuraWatch™ safety systems are standard. Available upgrades to the Acura RDX equipment list will vary by the package you choose and include a 7-inch Multi-Information Display, a 10.5-inch Head-Up Display, heated and cooled front seats, a heated steering wheel, a hands-free power liftgate, Milano leather interior, wood interior trim and much more.

Schedule a test drive in a 2021 Acura RDX today at Acura of Maui!

*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.