2020 Acura RDX

2020 Acura RDX

2020 Lexus NX

2020 Lexus NX

2020 Acura RDX vs. 2020 Lexus NX

If you’re looking for a new luxury SUV to take your Red Bank ride to the next level, then you may have narrowed down your search to great options like the 2020 Acura RDX or Lexus NX. Both are on par with what you can expect from a sleek and sophisticated SUV, but only one can be right for you in terms of performance, interior space, and connected features. Compare the 2020 Acura RDX vs. Lexus NX today and then shop for a new or used Acura RDX for sale among our inventory at Acura of Ocean.

2020 Acura RDX FWD


2020 Lexus NX 300
2.0L I-4 engine

Base Engine

2.0L I-4 engine
10-speed automatic transmission


6-speed automatic transmission
22 city mpg/28 mpg hwy*

Fuel Economy

22 city mpg/28 mpg hwy


280 lb-ft


258 lb-ft
104 cubic feet

Passenger Volume

72 cubic feet
58.9 cubic feet

Maximum Cargo Volume

54.6 cubic feet

RDX vs. NX: Performance Specs

When comparing the Acura RDX vs. Lexus NX, you want to ensure you get the best performance out of your luxury SUV. Both models come with similar engine configurations and fuel economy ratings, however, a new or used Acura RDX for sale tops the NX in terms of overall performance and comes with a more powerful transmission. Drivers will also appreciate the additional towing power of the RDX to help take on tough jobs with ease. Here are the base specs for both models below:

2020 Acura RDX FWD:

  • 2.0L I-4 engine
  • 272 hp
  • 280 lb-ft of torque
  • 10-speed automatic transmission w/OD and auto-manual
  • 22 city mpg/28 mpg hwy*
  • 1,500-lb towing capacity

2020 Lexus NX 300:

  • 2.0L I-4 engine
  • 235 hp
  • 258 lb-ft of torque
  • 6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
  • 22 city mpg/28 mpg hwy

RDX vs. NX: Interior Dimensions

Along with a great performance, you want an SUV interior that’s comfortable and versatile to meet your needs and keep up with your lifestyle. When hitting the road with friends or family, you can feel relaxed thanks to the available 104 cubic feet of passenger volume in the RDX while the Lexus NX interior only offers 72 cubic feet of passenger space. Any new or used Acura RDX for sale is also designed to provide more storage room for your belongings as it comes with 58.9 cubic feet of cargo space. Your items will be a bit cramped if you opt for the Lexus NX as it only has 54.6 cubic feet of cargo space.

RDX vs. NX: Technology Features

When you step inside the base Acura RDX Package and the Lexus NX 300, you’ll find similar interior features to keep your and your passengers connected on longer rides such as Bluetooth compatibility, an aux port, and voice recognition. However, the RDX continues to provide the complete luxury you need on Freehold roads with the following advanced features:

  • Acura Premium Audio System with nine speakers
  • 10.2-Inch HD Dual-Content Center Display
  • 7-Inch Color Multi-Information Display
  • WiFi Hotspot Capability
  • Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto®
  • AcuraLink® Connected Services
  • Natural Language Voice Recognition
  • Multi-View Rear Camera with Dynamic Guidelines

Find a New or Used Acura RDX for Sale at Acura of Ocean

After comparing the 2020 Acura RDX vs. Lexus NX, you’ll be glad to see that you’ll have the ultimate luxury SUV package when you opt for the RDX on Asbury Park roads. Are you ready to experience the difference for yourself? Find a new or used Acura RDX for sale at Acura of Ocean to see what catches your eye and meets your driving needs. Our finance team is here to assist you throughout the entire leasing or financing process, or they’ll show you our Acura certified pre-owned inventory where you can find a certified used Acura RDX for sale that comes with excellent coverage and perks. Contact us today for more information on our dealership near Colts Neck and to schedule a test drive in your preferred Acura!

*Based on 2019 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.

Acura of Ocean 40.2339628, -74.0375136.