2022 Acura RDX vs. 2022 Lexus NX

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The 2022 Acura RDX is one of the most sought-after SUVs on the island of Maui. This premium sport crossover offers a perfect balance of style, performance, and comfort. However, customers considering the 2022 Acura RDX often compare it with its closest competitor, the 2022 Lexus NX. If you’ve wondered how these two premium crossovers stack up against each other, here’s a quick comparison overview from Acura of Maui in Kahului, HI, to help you. In this 2022 Acura RDX vs. 2022 Lexus NX comparison, we’ll look at some of the important specs and features of both these vehicles and determine which one comes out on top.

2022 Acura RDX


2022 Lexus NX

2.0L Turbocharged Inline 4-Cylinder engine Base Engine 2.5L In-line 4-cylinder engine
272 hp / 280 lb.-ft. of torque Horsepower / Torque 203 hp / 184 lb.-ft. of torque
10-Speed Automatic Transmision Transmission 8-Speed Automatic Transmission
58.9 cubic feet Max. Cargo Capacity 46.9 cubic feet

Why is the 2022 Acura RDX Better than the 2022 Lexus NX?

As you can see from the above comparison table, the 2022 Acura RDX outshines the 2022 Lexus NX in every major technical specification. It offers a more powerful turbocharged 2.0L engine which produces significantly more power and torque than the Lexus NX and is equipped with a better 10-speed automatic transmission. The 2022 Acura RDX is also the more spacious crossover between the two, offering better headroom, legroom, and shoulder room both in the front and the second row. Moreover, it offers 58.9 cubic feet of cargo space with all the seats folded compared to 46.9 cubic feet on the 2022 Lexus NX.

Besides, the 2022 Acura RDX offers several premium features as standard. These include:
    • Acura Premium Audio System
    • 10.2-Inch HD Dual-Content Center Display
    • 7-Inch Color Multi-Information Display (MID)
    • Wi-Fi Hotspot Capability
    • Natural Language Voice Recognition
    • Ambient Cabin Lighting
    • Panoramic Moonroof
    • Power Lift Tailgate and much more!

The 2022 Acura RDX is the clear winner in this comparison. However, if you’d like to learn more about it or want to take it for a test drive, fill out the form below and get in touch with Acura of Maui today!