When we compare the 2020 Lincoln Nautilus's and the 2020 Lexus RX 350's specifications and ratings, the 2020 Lincoln Nautilus has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for used cars, and interior volume. The 2020 Lexus RX 350 has the advantage in the areas of resale value and base engine power. The 2020 Lincoln Nautilus and 2020 Lexus RX 350 have the same fuel efficiency. Based on this comparison of the 2020 Lincoln Nautilus's and the 2020 Lexus RX 350's specifications and ratings, the two cars are fairly comparable.
2020 Lincoln Nautilus vs. 2020 Lexus RX 350 Pricing
A used 2020 Lincoln Nautilus ranges from $27,999 to $43,997 while a used 2020 Lexus RX 350 is priced between $35,693 to $47,912.
2020 Lincoln Nautilus vs. 2020 Lexus RX 350 Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the 2020 Lincoln Nautilus loses 55.7 percent of its value and the 2020 Lexus RX 350 loses 34.7 percent of its value. This means the 2020 Lexus RX 350 retains 21 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the 2020 Lincoln Nautilus.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the 2020 Lincoln Nautilus’s base engine makes 250 horsepower, and the 2020 Lexus RX 350 base engine makes 295 horsepower. Both the Nautilus and the RX 350 are rated to deliver an average of 23 miles per gallon, with highway ranges of 478 and 518 miles respectively. Both models use regular unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
While both models are crossover/midsize SUVs, the 2020 Lincoln Nautilus has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, front shoulder room, rear head room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The 2020 Lexus RX 350 has the advantage in the area of front leg room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, the 2020 Lincoln Nautilus has higher safety ratings than the 2020 Lexus RX 350, with an average rating of 5 out of 5 Stars compared to 4.46 out of 5 Stars.